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Captain of vessel in Danube boat collision had previous accident

The captain of the fatal pleasure boat on the Danube River is also linked to another boat accident in the Netherlands.

Rooney says still has talent to compete in Premier League

The 33-year-old former Manchester United and Everton captain says he is not a fading force and can still compete against some of the world's best players.

Sarfraz to captain Pakistan at World Cup

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani says it was always clear in his mind that Sarfraz would be the captain.

Keane accuses Man Utd players of ‘getting away with murder’

The Irishman's broadside comes just days after Mourinho was sacked as United manager, having presided over their worst-ever start to a Premier League season.

World Cup veteran Milligan named Australia captain

Milligan, capped 72 times for Australia, has previously led the side on 11 occasions, and first wore the captain's armband against South Korea in July, 2013.

Rooney to wear #10 shirt, captain’s armband in England farewell

Wayne Rooney will play his final game for England against the United States.

Captain Kane happy to honour Rooney in England farewell

Harry Kane will surrender his status as England captain to Wayne Rooney when Rooney plays his last game for the Three Lions against the United States.

Japan can spring All Blacks shock, says captain Leitch

Japan captain Michael Leitch believes that his team are able to beat New Zealand.

Australia drop Paine, name Finch as ODI captain

Tim Paine will be replaced by Alex Carey, so Aaron Finch will take over as captain.

Sainsbury hopes father-in-law Arnold gives him Socceroos captaincy

Trent Sainsbury, son-in-law of Australia coach Graham Arnold, dreams of becoming Australia's next captain.

Sarfraz faces questions over second test tactics, team composition

Sarfraz's bowlers were unable to put concerted pressure on the visitors with Khawaja reverse sweeping leg-spinner Yasir Shah seemingly at will on a pitch that was deteriorating.

Finch named Australia’s T20 captain for Pakistan series

Aaron Finch had previously captained the side in Twenty20 internationals before being replaced by Steve Smith.

Chandimal to lead all Sri Lanka sides after Asia Cup flop

Dinesh Chandimal replaces Angelo Mathews as Sri Lanka's limited-overs captain.

Captains say cricket’s Asia Cup will give 2019 World Cup pointers

The captains of four teams taking part in the Asia Cup all agreed that the tournament would be an important stepping stone on their teams' path to the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Former US captain Dempsey retires

Clint Dempsey has ended his 15-year career.

Former India cricket captain Ajit Wadekar dies at 77

Wadekar died at a hospital in Mumbai after battling a prolonged illness.

Messi succeeds Iniesta as new Barcelona captain

Messi has been a vice-captain since 2015 and takes the club's armband from Iniesta, who succeeded Xavi Hernandez as captain in 2015 but left for Japanese club Vissel Kobe in June.

Japan captain retiring after World Cup dreams dashed

Hasebe, who won the German Cup with Eintracht Frankfurt last season, has been on the national team for more than 12 years under five coaches.

Police detain captain in deadly Indonesia ferry disaster

He was among just 18 people rescued after the vessel capsized and sank Monday afternoon at the picturesque volcanic lake, a popular tourist destination.

New South Africa captain Kolisi ‘something special’, Vermeulen says

South Africa loose forward Duane Vermeulen was full of praise for captain Siya Kolisi.

Ex-England captain Ray Wilkins dies

Star midfielder who played for Chelsea, Manchester United and QPR dies in hospital four days after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 61.

Woods at Ryder Cup would be unbelievable, Europe captain Bjørn says

Europe's Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjørn is hoping that Tiger Woods represents the US during the tournament in September.

Woods, Els confirmed as 2019 Presidents Cup captains

Woods and Els have a long history in the event, including a famous 2003 duel where they competed in a sudden-death playoff that ended in a tie and saw the trophy shared.

Rohit to captain India for Sri Lanka T20 tri-series

India also announces that some team seniors including regular captain Virat Kohli has been rested for the series.