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No CWG, Soumyajit Ghosh in all likelihood will be suspended: TTFI

No CWG, Soumyajit Ghosh in all likelihood will be suspended: TTFI

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) on Thursday said it is likely to suspend former national champion Soumyajit Ghosh and drop him f
22 Mar 2018, 05:09 PM IST
Elavenil wins gold in junior World Cup, bronze for Babuta

Elavenil wins gold in junior World Cup, bronze for Babuta

Indian shooter Elavenil Valarivan shattered the world record and claimed the gold medal in 10m womens air rifle event of the seasons first j
22 Mar 2018, 02:55 PM IST
No free rides for CWG officials

No free rides for CWG officials

Wary of controversy, the Sports ministry will not allow family members of any athlete to travel with the Indian contingent for the Commonwea
22 Mar 2018, 04:17 AM IST
Captains to skip inaugural

Captains to skip inaugural

The BCCI has decided that the six captains of IPL franchises barring Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, won't need to attend the openin
22 Mar 2018, 04:12 AM IST
Not helping: Vijay Shankar on 'sympathy' for off-day

Not helping: Vijay Shankar on 'sympathy' for off-day

Sympathy, however well-meaning, can at times add to misery -- something that Vijay Shankar is dealing with as he tries to move on from a "di
21 Mar 2018, 02:46 PM IST


Guptill called in Kiwis squad as cover for injured Taylor

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill has been called in the 13-man squad for the opening day-night Test against England, beginning at the Eden Park in Auckland.
19 Mar 2018, 04:03 PM IST

CK Khanna is all praise for India over Nidahas Trophy win

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president CK Khanna congratulated the Indian team for an "amazing" four-wicket victory in the final of the Nidahas Trophy here o
19 Mar 2018, 01:26 PM IST

Olivier, Morris added to Proteas Test squad against Aussies

Seamer Duanne Olivier and bowling all-rounder Chris Morris have been added to the 17-man South Africa squad for the remaining two Tests of the four-match series against Australia.
19 Mar 2018, 01:24 PM IST

Upbeat India to take on Bangladesh in Nidahas Trophy final

India will take on Bangladesh in the summit clash of the Nidahas Trophy tri-nation T20 series at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Sunday.
18 Mar 2018, 01:23 PM IST

Shami's wife requests Mamata Banerjee to meet her

Indian pacer Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan has appealed to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet and listen to her side of the story in regards to her allegations
18 Mar 2018, 11:46 AM IST

All England Open: Sindhu loses in semi-final

Rio Olympics silver-medallist PV Sindhu lost against Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in women's singles semi-final match of All England Badminton Championships on Saturday.
18 Mar 2018, 11:44 AM IST

Shami on a sticky wicket

Troubled pacer Mohammed Shami's participation in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) will depend on the findings of BCCI's Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) chief Neeraj Kumar, actin
17 Mar 2018, 03:15 AM IST

Nepal earn ODI status

Nepal became the latest nation to join the One-day International (ODI) club, securing their 50-overs status for the first time at the ongoing ICC World Cup Qualifiers in Zimbabwe.
17 Mar 2018, 03:12 AM IST

Sindhu produces stellar performance

Olympic silver medallist shuttler P V Sindhu produced a top-notched performance to eke out a thrilling three-game victory over 2016 champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan to progress to
17 Mar 2018, 03:10 AM IST

ISL title clash today

Chennaiyin FC stand in the way as Bengaluru FC seek a triumphant conclusion to what has been a remarkable maiden campaign in the Indian Super League (ISL) here on Saturday.
17 Mar 2018, 03:07 AM IST

I was not eyeing gold at Mexico WC: Shooter Manu Bhaker

Indian pistol shooter Manu Bhaker, who recently clinched two gold medals at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF)
16 Mar 2018, 07:45 PM IST

Rabada's appeal to revoke two-Test ban to be heard on March 19

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada's appeal to revoke his two-match Test suspension will be heard on March 19.
16 Mar 2018, 06:14 PM IST

Shami's allegations an afterthought: Hasin Jahan's lawyer

After Indian pacer Mohammed Shami stated that his wife Hasin Jahan kept him in dark over her first marriage, Jahan's lawyer on Friday denied the allegations calling them an 'aftert
16 Mar 2018, 06:11 PM IST

Boycott CWG, says Jaspal Rana on 2022 Games shooting snub

Amid speculations about shooting's future as a CWG sport, renowned pistol shooter Jaspal Rana on Friday called for the country's boycott of the 2018 Commonwealth Games as a mark of
16 Mar 2018, 05:05 PM IST

From attending Ernie's clinic in 2008, Shubhankar dreams of making his team

India's newest golf star Shubhankar Sharma plans to fight his way into the 2019 Presidents Cup, as one of his early inspirations, Ernie Els was named captain of the International t
16 Mar 2018, 05:01 PM IST

Srikanth calls umpiring 'ridiculous' after too many service faults

Star shuttler Kidambi Srikanth was disappointed after being called for a series of what he termed "ridiculous" service faults during his pre-quarterfinal match against China's Huan
16 Mar 2018, 04:55 PM IST

Venus reaches first Indian Wells semis since 2001

American tennis star Venus Williams cemented her position in the semi-finals of the Indian Wells Masters, after recording a straight-sets victory over Carla Suarez Navarro of Spai
16 Mar 2018, 04:34 PM IST

Germany's Tommy Haas retires from tennis

Former world No. 2 and German tennis star Tommy Haas announced his retirement from the ATP Tour during the ongoing BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
16 Mar 2018, 04:31 PM IST

Nepal secure ODI status for first time

Nepal have grabbed ODI status for the first time in their cricket history by clinching a six-wicket win over Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the play-off match of the ICC World Cup Quali
16 Mar 2018, 02:55 PM IST

Roger Federer reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

World No 1 Roger Federer advanced to the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open here at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Friday.
16 Mar 2018, 02:52 PM IST