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Manav is junior World No 1

Manav is junior World No 1

Manav Thakkar on Monday became the first Indian to occupy the top spot (3,455 points) on the ITTF World Junior Circuit standings, following
23 Oct 2017, 11:42 PM IST
Hats-off to Bharat Arun

Hats-off to Bharat Arun

The day Mohammed Siraj was selected by Sunrisers Hyderabad at the IPL auction earlier this year for a whopping Rs 2.6 crore, he had only one
23 Oct 2017, 11:39 PM IST
Hyderabad back In the reckoning!

Hyderabad back In the reckoning!

Way back in 1971 when India embarked on a tour of West Indies, in what was to be a watershed outing for Indian cricket, Hyderabad hit a new
23 Oct 2017, 11:36 PM IST
Balkan high for Indian women boxers

Balkan high for Indian women boxers

India's women boxers rounded off the 'Balkan' International Boxing Championship by clinching five more medals including a coveted gold. The
23 Oct 2017, 11:32 PM IST
Under-17 World Cup semis venue shifted

Under-17 World Cup semis venue shifted

The FIFA Under-17 World Cup semifinal between Brazil and England was on Monday shifted from Guwahati to Kolkata due to poor pitch condition
23 Oct 2017, 11:15 PM IST


Pakistan Cricket Board left red-faced over compensation claim from BCCI

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has found itself in an embarrassing position over its plans to seek compensation from the BCCI for not honouring the MOU signed between the two
22 Oct 2017, 10:01 PM IST

Live Updates: Kidambi Srikanth beats Lee Hyun to win Denmark Open title

Get live score updates of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier final match between Kidambi Srikanth and Lee Hyun Il on The Hans India
22 Oct 2017, 09:19 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Rhian Brewster's hat-trick vs USA helps England book semis spot

Brewster scored in the 11th and 14th minutes at Goa, fed Gibbs-White for a 3-0 lead in the 64th and converted a penalty kick in the sixth minute of second-half stoppage time.
22 Oct 2017, 03:37 PM IST

Athletes Told To Aim For Olympic Medal

Principal Secretary Sports LV Subramayam exhorted the athletes of water sports to strive for bagging a medal in Olympics.
22 Oct 2017, 12:12 AM IST

New ICC regulations make things exciting, professional: Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday said the new ODI playing rules will make the game more exciting and professional.
21 Oct 2017, 07:46 PM IST

Top Pakistan player reports approach by bookie

A Pakistan cricketer, who is currently engaged in a one day international series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has reported an approach by a bookie to the a
21 Oct 2017, 01:11 PM IST

India to face Pakistan in final Asia Cup Hockey Super-4 match

India will take on Pakistan in their third and final Super 4 match of the 10th men's Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka today.
21 Oct 2017, 12:51 PM IST

Getting close to Kumble's test wicket record would be nice: R.Ashwin

He may not be turning out for India in the one day internationals at this point in time, but off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is only too keen to better his craft in the hope of sna
21 Oct 2017, 12:43 PM IST

African coaches rue youngsters losing pathway to 'glitz and glamour' in Europe

Before taking on each other in the all-African quarterfinal of the FIFA U17 World Cup India 2017 on October 21, both Ghana and Mali U-17 team coaches lamented the African teams' le
21 Oct 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Manipuri youth on way to becoming soccer referee

Young soccer referee from Manipur, Thumli Joyshing Monsang, has been selected for an international referee course in Malaysia.
21 Oct 2017, 12:30 PM IST

Female players from North East region gear up for boxing championship

India's northeast region has given the country some of its most spectacular sports-persons.
21 Oct 2017, 12:27 PM IST

'Indian Men's Hockey Team look to continue winning form against Pak'

The team will be focused on improving their performance from their previous outing where they beat Pakistan 3-1 in the Pool stage, stated Indian Men's Hockey team Chief Coach Sjoer
21 Oct 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Arjun Tendulkar bowls to Indian cricket team in the nets

Arjun Tendulkar, son of legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, yesterday joined the Indian cricket team during their net session, ahead of the first New Zealand ODI in Mumbai's Wank
21 Oct 2017, 12:21 PM IST

Denmark Open: Srikanth beats Viktor Axelsen to reach semi-finals

Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on Friday beat World Champion Viktor Axelsen in three games to reach the semi-finals of the Denmark Open after Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy lost
21 Oct 2017, 12:11 PM IST

5 Table Tennis champs selected for national tourney

A five-member squad of high school students grabbed all the top five positions in Table Tennis Inter-District Tournament. The Andhra Pradesh State Federation Inter-District Table T
21 Oct 2017, 12:15 AM IST

Sreesanth hurls another country bouncer in Dubai

He is disillusioned and furious at the tragic recent turn of events that have virtually put a halt to his grandiose comeback plans. But like the combative bowler he was, S Sreesant
20 Oct 2017, 11:55 PM IST

Everton is dirtiest football team!

Everton have been handed the dubious distinction of being the 'dirtiest' Premier League team after a study on the all-time cards and fouls. The website used a points system to rate
20 Oct 2017, 11:52 PM IST

India eye Pakistan route to final

India will aim to continue their good show as they face arch foes Pakistan in their last second-round clash with at least a point needed to guarantee their position in the final of
20 Oct 2017, 11:46 PM IST

Titans finish fifth after a draw

Telugu Titans and Bengal Warriors played out an exciting 37-37 draw in the fifth Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) here on Friday. Both teams had the chance to win it in the last minute but
20 Oct 2017, 11:41 PM IST

Neymar fined $1.2 million fortax fraud

A Brazilian court has fined footballer Neymar 3.8 million reais ($1.2 million) for attempting to "obstruct the continuity" of a tax-evasion case.
20 Oct 2017, 11:37 PM IST