Mar 26

India Open: Kartik, Pranaav make it to main draw
India Open: Kartik, Pranaav make it to main draw

Eight singles players and 10 teams from India have secured berths in the main draw on completion of the qualifying rounds at the Yonex-Sunrise India Open 2019, here on Tuesday. Third seed Rahul Yadav Chittaboina and fourth seed Siddharath Thakur led the march of the Indians in men’s singles along with Kartik Jindal, while veteran

Cristiano Ronaldo injured as Portugal held by Serbia
Cristiano Ronaldo injured as Portugal held by Serbia

Captain Cristiano Ronaldo left the field with a thigh injury as Portugal drew 1-1 against Serbia in an Euro 2020 qualifier on Monday. Ronaldo was replaced after 30 minutes in Lisbon as Fernando Santos’ reigning European champions drew for a second time in their opening two games of the campaign after they were held by

29 players retained for Pro Kabaddi season 7
29 players retained for Pro Kabaddi season 7 (Lead)

As the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) readies for yet another action-packed season, a total of 29 players were retained in the Elite Retained Players category for the upcoming season.The retained Elite players will continue their association with their respective franchises for Pro Kabaddi Season 7 starting on July 19. The number of Elite Retained Players

IPL betting: Seven spectators nabbed from Eden Gardens
Five arrested for betting on IPL match

Muzaffarnagar Five people were arrested here allegedly for betting on an Indian Premier League match, police said Monday. Six mobiles and Rs 50,000 in cash were also recovered from the shop near Vahelna Chowk that was raided Sunday evening, Civil Lines SHO Navratan Gautam said. The arrested accused are being interrogated, he

Shimla’s Ice-Skating Rink may breathe its last by 100th anniversary

POOJA SHARMA Shimla Shimla Ice-Skating Rink starts: One of the three natural ice-skating rinks in the world at Shimla may lose its natural status when it completes its century in 2020. This is because of the reason that the shrinking Ice-Staking Rink here is planned to be converted into an artificial one in due course.

Delhi Capitals launch official anthem ‘Roar Machaa’

Official anthem ‘Roar Machaa’:Delhi Daredevils have been re-christened Delhi Capitals, and hours before their opening game in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the JSW and GMR co-owned franchise on Sunday launched their official anthem for the upcoming season of the cash-rich league. The anthem titled “Roar Machaa” has been composed and

Messi to miss Morocco friendly after injury on international return Madrid

Messi miss Morocco:Lionel Messi will miss Argentina’s friendly against Morocco next week after picking up a groin injury in the shock 3-1 defeat to Venezuela on Friday as he made his first international appearance since the 2018 World Cup. Barcelona star Messi started the fixture following a self-imposed eight-month exile in which he missed six

Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway launched

Hockey Coaching launched:In an effort to develop coaches from the grassroot level and enable them to meet the requirements and the ever-growing demands of international hockey, the sport’s governing body in India on Friday launched the Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway. The meticulously designed programme aims to provide certification to those candidates who are already

India to face Japan in Azlan Shah Cup opener

Azlan Shah Cup opener: India will take on the 18th Asian Games gold medallists Japan in their opening encounter at the 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup here on Saturday. Despite being plagued by a series of injuries, the most recent being the nose fracture suffered during a practice match by Gurjant Singh who has returned

Sreesanth gets a breather from SC

Sreesanth gets breather:The Supreme Court Friday set aside the BCCI’s disciplinary committee’s order imposing a life ban on former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan and K M Joseph said the disciplinary committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in

Preparation for IPL

IPL Preparation:The Indian players will have to smartly manage their workload during the upcoming IPL since it will be their responsibility to stay fit and fresh for the ICC World Cup, says skipper Virat Kohli. The upcoming edition of the popular Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin on March 23 and culminate days before the

US women’s football team sue federation for discrimination

Gender discrimination suit:Twenty-eight members of the American women’s national football team has filed a suit against the US Soccer Federation (USSF) for gender discrimination, marking a new phase in a dispute that goes back years. The lawsuit, filed on Friday in the US District Court in Los Angeles, accuses the USSF of “institutionalised gender discrimination“,

‘Asian Cup has helped me become more confident as a footballer’

Asian Cup polish Subhasish Bose: India full-back Subhasish Bose feels the Asian Cup experience has helped him gain confidence and credits the high-profile tournament for his rich form for Mumbai City FC in the Indian Super League. “After taking part in the Asian Cup, my confidence level has gone up,” Bose, 23, told IANS. Left-back

BCCI bear tax burden

BCCI bear tax burden :The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in the recent ICC quarterly meeting was told by the world body to get tax exemption for conducting future global events like the 2021 T20 World Cup and 2023 ODI World Cup. If BCCI fails to get the exemption, it will have

Say no to drugs: Khali

In an event while talking to reporter, He appealed to youngster not to do drugs and ask to participate in sports. He is preparing many new wresters at his academy located in Himachal Pradesh. His real name is Dalip Singh Rana, born on 27 August 1972. After becoming WWE’s Champion in 2006, he became the

India’s doubles badminton coach Tan Kim Her call it a day

Indias doubles badminton coach: Malaysia’s Tan Kim Her has stepped down from his post as India’s doubles badminton coach, citing personal reasons.The 47-year-old put down his papers one-and-a-half years before his contract with the Badminton Association of India (BAI) was to end after the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.”Yes, Tan Kim Her has resigned as doubles coach.

India vs Australia 1st T20I: Australia beat India by 3 wickets

India vs Australia 1st T20I: The First Twenty-20 International between Australia and India saw a nail-biting finish with the guests clinching the game and taking a 1-0 lead in the series. fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah‘s splendad spell of 3/16 seemed to put India in the Path of victory. However, an expensive final over from Umesh

Messi leads Barca to 4-2 win over Sevilla in La Liga

Messi leads Barca: Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has notched his 50th career hat-trick and assisted on another goal in FC Barcelona’s 4-2 away win over Sevilla in the La Liga. Barcelona went down on the scoreboard on two different occasions, but a clinical Messi led his team back and made a big statement ahead of

2020 ICC Women’s T20 WC tickets to go on sale from Thursday

Tickets for next year’s ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia will go on sale to the public from Thursday, coinciding with one-year countdown of the tournament. Fans can get their tickets to all 23 women’s matches, including the final, at the official tournament website,, the ICC said in a statement.The seventh edition of

Badminton Sourabh Verma
‘I need funds to play more Int’l badminton’: Sourabh Verma

HIGHLIGHTS ‘I don’t have financial support to play international tournaments’ BAI did sponsor him for the Dutch Open but he needs more funding Reigning national champion Sourabh Verma has appealed for financial help, which will enable him to play more international tournaments in order to improve his current world ranking. The 26-year-old had burst into