PSG's Jese Rodriguez joins Stoke City on one-year loan

Paris , Aug 16

Paris Saint Germain's forward Jese Rodriguez has joined English Premier League (EPL) team Stoke City on loan until June 30, 2018, with a permanent purchase option, the French football side announced on Wednesday.

Paes-Zverev bow out of Cincinnati Open tennis

Basel , Aug 16

India tennis star Leander Paes and his German partner Alexander Zverev bowed out of the Cincinnati Open, losing their men's doubles first round match here on Wednesday.

Dhanraj Pillay, Sourav Ganguly to play in charity match with Maradona

Kolkata , Aug 16

Former India hockey captain Dhanraj Pillay, popular Bengali actor Abir Chatterjee and cricketers Manoj Tiwary and Deep Dasgupta are among those who have confirmed their availability for the charity match to be played here involving Argentine legend Diego Maradona, the organisers said.

Pune outclass Bengal in PKL contest

Ahmedabad , Aug 15

Zone A team Puneri Paltans outclassed Zone B side Bengal Warriors 34-17 in an inter-zone Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) contest at the Transstadia Arena here on Tuesday to maintain their second position in the group standings.