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Bradford fight on after 40-year top-flight stay ends LONDON: Coach James Lowes insists Bradford Bulls will go down fighting despite watching his side's relegation from Super League confirmed with Sunday's 52-26 defeat by Huddersfield Giants.A sixth successive loss leaves the Bulls 13 points from safety with only six matches remaining and brings an end to a 40-year unbroken stay in the top flight of rugby league.Lowes took over from Francis Cummins in June but is yet to taste victory and Ukuma Ta'ai's double and Jermaine McGillvary's hat-trick proved the difference in a high-scoring encounter.Bradford have yet to announce whether there will be a High Court battle to win back the six points they were docked for going into administration but the players and their coach are resigned to life in the Championship in 2015."The lads definitely went down fighting and they will for the rest of the season," Lowes said."We know where we're at now, that's definite, but ...

Dunga favored for ‘new’ Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO: Former World Cup-winning captain Dunga is favored to serve for the second time as national coach and will be named as Luiz Felipe Scolari's successor on Tuesday, Globo reported.The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) had planed to announce the new leader last week but instead unwrapped a new technical commission headed by former reserve goalkeeper Gilmar.After early speculation that the CBF would turn to currently clubless former Corinthians boss Tite, Brazilian media over ...

Wiggins, Aussies target gold GLASGOW: Cycling gets underway at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday with a large number of world class riders spread across track, road, mountain bike and the new games discipline of para-cycling.Track cycling will be one of the highest standard competitions held at Glasgow with world championship level fields in many of the events. Some of the world's fastest men and women on two wheels will line up on the 250m track at the Sir Chris ...

Bolt and Farah headline stellar athletics line-up GLASGOW: Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt and middle-distance king Mo Farah headline a stellar track and field line-up at the Commonwealth Games which start in Glasgow on Wednesday.Bolt, world record holder in both the 100 and 200m as well as double Olympic and world champion, has consistently said since his victories at the Moscow worlds in 2013 that the Commonwealths were his goal, depending on coach Glen Mills' wishes.So the strapping Jamaican, arguably the biggest ...

Sixties man Fowler misses out but not disappointed ENGLAND: superb rounds in the 60s on an Open course ready punish the smallest errors should have been enough for American Rickie Fowler to have had something bubbly in the old Claret Jug on Sunday. The 25-year-old with the looks of a Hollywood heart-throb fired a six-under-par fourth round 66 at the Royal Liverpool course alongside the Merseyside coast to complete a collection of cards which included two 69s and a 68. Sadly for him ...

Open glory for mighty McIlroy HOYLAKE: Rory McIlroy joined the elite list of golfers to have won three of the four major titles at Hoylake on Sunday, but he had to battle all the way against Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler before bagging his first British Open title.At 25, McIlroy joined legends Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus as the only players to have achieved that feat by the time they were 25 and he is the first European to have ...

England set 319 to win second Test against India LONDON: England were set a stiff target of 319 to win the second Test against India on the fourth day at Lord's on Sunday.India in their second innings were bowled out for 342, with opener Murali Vijay making 95 following his 146 in the drawn first Test at Trent Bridge last week.Ravindra Jadeja followed up with 68 while tailender Bhuvneshwar Kumar made 52 -- his third fifty in four innings this series.Seam bowlers Ben Stokes ...


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