Sports Desk: Argentina midfielder Javier Mascherano said his team needed to "pray" for their World Cup chances after their crushing loss to Croatia Thursday.
Sports Desk: Brazil got two goals in stoppage time to give them a deserved 2-0 win over Costa Rica in a tense World Cup Group E encounter on Friday.
Sports Desk: Apparently there are reports that the players have gathered for a meeting and have unanimously voted for Jorge Sampaoli to be removed as Argentina’s head coach.
Sports Desk: Tite is deeply religious and likes to visit a church before a match. As Brazil prepare to improve their performance against Costa Rica in their second World Cup game on Friday, the Brazilian coach will have innumerable options to choose from for his ritual in this city.
Sports Desk: Argentina are facing the prospect of an early World Cup exit after a dreadful error from goalkeeper Willy Caballero set Croatia on their way to victory and a place in the last 16.
Sports Desk: Former captains Brendon Taylor and Graeme Cremer will not take part in next month’s T20 international tri-series against Australia and Pakistan after they were left out of Zimbabwe’s training squad announced overnight.
Sports Desk: After a hiccup in their World Cup 2018 opener against Iceland, Lionel Messi and his troops will be looking to seal their first victory and ensure their survival in this edition of the football extravaganza as Argentina meet Croatia in their second match of the group stage at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.
Sports Desk: Uruguay's slender victory over Saudi Arabia ensured that they and host nation Russia reached the last 16 of the World Cup.
Sports Desk: Spain edged out a gallant Iran in an absorbing contest to ensure they will reach the World Cup knockout stage with a draw in their final group game.
Sports Desk: Cristiano Ronaldo became Europe's all-time leading scorer in international football as he registered in Portugal's 1-0 win over Morocco at the 2018 World Cup on Wednesday afternoon.
Sports Desk: Cristiano Ronaldo will hone in on Morocco on Wednesday after his stunning hat-trick in Portugal's World Cup opener, while 2010 winners Spain play Iran in Group B.
Sports Desk: Senegal became the first African team to win at this year's World Cup, defeating Poland 2-1 Tuesday on a first-half own-goal and a controversial second-half score by Mbaye Niang.
Sports Desk: England posted the highest total ever scored in a men’s one-day international of 481 for six as they thrashed world champions Australia by 242 runs at Trent Bridge on Tuesday to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in a five-match series.
Sports Desk: Japan profited from Colombia's nightmare start to the World Cup as they secured a victory against 10 men in their Group H opener in Saransk, despite James Rodriguez's late introduction.
Sports Desk: Neymar missed Brazil’s outdoor training session on Monday after taking a knock during their opening game against Switzerland which ended in a 1-1 draw, according to reports by Sky Sports.
Staff Correspondent: Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq has said BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia is enjoying more facilities in prison than the provisions that exist in the jail code.
Entertainment Desk: Rajkumar Hirani is extremely nervous as he awaits the release of Sanju, a biopic of Sanjay Dutt written and directed by him.