Wuhan (China), Sep 27 (IANS) US Open runner-up Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic beat compatriot Lucie Safarova 6-3, 7-5 to reach the third round of the Wuhan Open tennis tournament here.
Wuhan (China), Sep 27 (IANS) Former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki extended her winning streak to six matches with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over No.16 seed Samantha Stosur at the WTA Wuhan Open tennis tournament here.
Margao, Sep 26 (IANS) Defending champions North Korea beat Oman 4-2 on penalties after being locked 1-1 in regulation time in an Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Championship quarter-final match here on Monday.
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 26 (IANS) The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Monday announced appointment of South Korean Chung Mong Gyu as vice president, replacing China's Zhang Jilong.
Guwahati, Sep 26 (IANS) Indian footballers from the North East region are delighted that Guwahati will host the opening ceremony of the Indian Super League (ISL), terming the move as a recognition of the regions passion for the game.
Margao, Sep 26 (IANS) The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) Executive Committee on Monday approved new rules for the Indian Super League (ISL) which will take effect from the upcoming season of the lucrative tournament.
Margao, Sep 26 (IANS) The logo of the first BRICS U-17 football tournament, to be held here in October, was unveiled by Union Sports Minsiter Vijay Goel here on Monday.
Madrid, Sep 26 (IANS) The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) on Monday announced the rescheduling of several European matches hosted by Turkish clubs.
More than India winning the first of the 13 Tests they are to play at home in the 2016-17 series, New Zealand should get credit for dragging it into the second session on the fifth and final day at Green Park, Kanpur.
Madrid, Sep 26 (IANS) Spanish football leaders Real Madrid face a difficult test of nerve and form when they travel to face an in-form Borussia Dortmund of Germany in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Madrid, Sep 26 (IANS) Atletico Madrid returned to training on Monday in preparation for the Champions League clash with Bayern Munich next Wednesday.
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Popular cricketer Rohit Sharma has launched a Rohit Cricket Championship mobile game for his fans in association with Nazara Games.
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday congratulated the Indian cricket team for registering a win on their 500th Test appearance.
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) Legendary former West Indies captain Vivian Richards has thrown his support behind the expansion of cricket to non-traditional nations.