Sep 05

Serena Williams cruises into US Open semi-finals
Serena Williams cruises into US Open semi-finals

Serena Williams cruises into US Open semi-finals. Former World No. 1 and Serena Williams on Tuesday (local time) went past Czech Republic’s Karolína Pliskova in straight sets to enter the semi-finals of the women’s singles event in the US Open for the tenth successive year. The six-time US Open champion registered a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Pliskova, who beat Serena in the semi-finals of

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings. Indian skipper  has retained his numero-uno position and a career-high 937 rating points in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test player ranking after innings of 46 and 58 in the fourth Test of the ongoing five-match series against England, which India went on to lose

4th Test: India suffer 60-run defeat against England

4th Test: India suffer 60-run defeat against England. India was handed its third consecutive series defeat in England as it was bowled out for 184 runs in the fourth Test match at the Ageas Bowlcricket ground, giving the hosts an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series. The day’s play started with England’s score at 260 for the loss of

young athletes healthy protein food
For young athletes, it’s healthy protein, not greasy food

Turns out, young athletes prefer healthy, nutritional food to greasy food, contrary to popular belief. According to a study conducted by the University of Waterloo, the greasy food being served at hockey rinks isn’t really what young hockey players want. The study of 25 travel team players aged 11-15 found they were more motivated by performance, recovery,

Jinson Johnson, Arpinder Singh back from Asian Games with gold
Jinson Johnson, Arpinder Singh back from Asian Games with gold

Jinson Johnson, Arpinder Singh back from Asian Games with gold. Indian athlete Jinson Johnson, who clinched a gold medalin Men’s 1500m athletics event at the 18th edition of the Asian Games, arrived in India on Friday. While talking to media at Indira Gandhi International Airport, Johnson revealed that he will be preparing for upcoming championships. He said, “I’m very happy. In 800 m

Silver, Bronze were not on our cards: Gold medalist Poovamma
Silver, Bronze were not on our cards: Gold medalist Poovamma

Silver, Bronze were not on our cards: Gold medalist Poovamma. Machettira Raju Poovamma, who along with Hima Das, Saritaben Laxmanbhai Gayakwad and Velluva Koroth Vismaya bagged a gold medal in Women’s 4 x 400m Relay event at the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games, said her team didn’t have Silver and Bronze medals on the

Asian Games: Arpinder Singh strikes gold in men's triple jump
Asian Games: Arpinder Singh strikes gold in men’s triple jump

Asian Games: Arpinder Singh strikes gold in men’s triple jump. Indian athlete Arpinder Singh on Wednesday clinched a gold medal in Men’s Triple Jump event of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games. The 25-year-old finished on top of the podium with a brilliant mark of 16.77m in the final round of the event. While Ruslan Kurbavov of Uzbekistan

Donald Trump meets FIFA President to discuss FIFA 2026
Donald Trump meets FIFA President to discuss FIFA 2026

Donald Trump meets FIFA President to discuss FIFA 2026. United States president Donald Trump on Tuesday met with International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino at the White House to discuss FIFA World Cup 2026 which is to be held in the US. Trump asserted that hosting the World Cup is exciting and the vent will be very

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra bags gold at Asian Games. Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra made the country proud on Monday as he clinched a gold medal in the men’s javelin throw event of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games. The 20-year-old, who finished with a brilliant throw of 88.06m to make it to the top of the

After Asian Games feat, Hima Das eyeing Olympics

After Asian Games feat, Hima Das eyeing Olympics. Indian sprinter Hima Das, who bagged a silver medal in the women’s 400 m final at the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games, said she was hopeful of giving her best performance for India in the 2020 Olympics to be held in Tokyo.Speaking to ANI, Das said, “I am satisfied with

Jayant Yadav ruled out of Quadrangular A series
Jayant Yadav ruled out of Quadrangular A series

Jayant Yadav ruled out of Quadrangular A series. Haryana all-rounder Jayant Yadav has been ruled out of the ongoing Quadrangular A Series with a right side strain injury. “The all-rounder is suffering from a right side strain injury and will be undergoing rehab at NCA, Bengaluru,” said an official statement from the Board of Control for Cricket in India

2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 Breaks Cover
2019 Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 Breaks Cover

Barely a month after Harley-Davidson announced its plans for the future, the legendary motorcycle manufacturer has unveiled a brand new cruiser called the FXDR 114. The new power cruiser is based on the Softail chassis and is powered by the Milwaukee-Eight 114 V-Twin motor. Apart from a generous helping of weight-saving components, it also gets a

Asian Games: Prajnesh Prabhakaran gets bronze, Prannoy crashes out
Asian Games: Prajnesh Prabhakaran gets bronze, Prannoy crashes out

Asian Games: Prajnesh Prabhakaran gets bronze, Prannoy crashes out. India on Friday won their fourteenth bronze medal in the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games as Prajnesh Prabhakaran lost his semi-final clash against Kantaphon Wangcharoen of Thailand in Men’s Singles event of Tennis. In badminton, on the other hand, Indian challenge in Men’s Singles event came to an end after HS Prannoy lost his opening

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Asian Games: Rowers add gold, 2 bronze to India’s medal tally

Indian rowers began the sixth day of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games on a promising note as they clinched a gold and two bronze to the country’s medal tally here on Friday. The Indian men’s team comprising Sawarn Singh, Dattu Bhokanal, Om Prakash and Sukhmeet Singh bagged the gold medal in the men’s

Asian Games: Indian Kabaddi team suffer shocking semi-final defeat

Asian Games: Indian Kabaddi team suffer shocking semi-final defeat. Indian men’s Kabaddi team had to settle for a bronze medal after suffering an unprecedented semi-finals defeat in the ongoing 18th edition of Asian Games as they went down 18-27 against the Iranian side. The semi-final defeat is a major upset as it is for the first time in the history

High injury risks among competitive divers in the swimming

A recent report has suggested that competitive divers are at a high risk of injuring their shoulders, back, elbows, wrists and other body parts. “Even when a dive is perfectly executed, injuries can occur, whether traumatic or from overuse,” wrote Loyola Medicine sports medicine physician Nathaniel Jones. A springboard diver hits the water at up to 19

CMS campus badminton championship
CMS three campuses declared joint winners in Badminton Championship

CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I, Mahanagar and Kanpur Road campus declared joint winners of CMS Inter-Campus Badminton Championship. At the Inter-campus Badminton Tournament organized by City Montessori School at Chowk Stadium, girl students from various campuses of CMS participated and displayed their prowess in this sort. The competitions were held for junior and senior girls in

Confirmed: Kangana Ranaut to portray kabaddi player in her next
Confirmed: Kangana Ranaut to portray kabaddi player in her next

Confirmed: Kangana Ranaut to portray kabaddi player in her next. Bollywood ‘Queen’ Kangana Ranaut is all set to play the role of a kabbadi player in her upcoming film, titled ‘Panga’.Helmed by ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ director Ashwini Iyer Tiwari, the movie will also star Punjabi singer Jassi Gill and veteran actress Neena Gupta. The director

Asian Games: Indian Women's Hockey team swats away Kazakhstan 21-0
Asian Games: Indian Women’s Hockey team swats away Kazakhstan 21-0

Asian Games: Indian Women’s Hockey team swats away Kazakhstan 21-0. The Indian Women’s Hockey Team on Tuesday obliterated Kazakhstan in their second Pool B match, registering a 21-0 score to win their second consecutive match at the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games here. The World No. 9 Indian team exhibited their superiority over the minnows with a dominant performance,

Asian Games: B-Town commends ‘golden girl’ Vinesh Phogat

Asian Games: B-Town commends ‘golden girl’ Vinesh Phogat. From megastar Amitabh Bachchan to Mr perfectionist Aamir Khan, stars have come in unison to laud wrestler Vinesh Phogat, who bagged a gold medal in women’s 50 kg freestyle wrestling category at the ongoing 2018 Asian Games. The 23-year-old thrashed her Japanese opponent Yuki Irie to become the first female gold medal