Rio de Janeiro, April 25 (IANS) India's Mairaj Ahmad Khan bagged the silver medal in the men's Skeet event at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun), which concluded at the Olympic Shooting Centre in the Deodoro Park area here.
Rio de Janeiro, April 17 (IANS) China pocketed the first gold medal of the ISSF World Cup and Rio Olympic shooting test event here, as Du Li claimed the victory in the final of women's 10 metres air rifle.
London, April 17 (IANS) Marco Fu breezed past former winner Peter Ebdon 10-2 while two-time runner-up Ali Carter shocked defending champion Stuart Bingham in the first round of the snooker world championship in Sheffield.
St. John's (Antigua), April 17 (IANS) Legendary former pacer Curtly Ambrose has said tweaks need to be made to the controversial eligibility rule in order to have the best players available for the West Indies duty.
Belgrade, April 17 (IANS) Abel Rop Kipruto and Stellah Barsosio Jepngetich from Kenya won the 29th Belgrade Marathon event.
Vilnius, April 17 (IANS) The Lithuanian Basketball Federation has announced that the country hasn't yet been excluded from the FIBA's European basketball championship 2017.
Dhaka, April 17 (IANS) Bangladesh speedster Taskin Ahmed is looking forward to playing for Abahani in the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League.
St. John's (Antigua), April 17 (IANS) Antigua has began preparing to host a Test match during the upcoming India series in anticipation of getting official word from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).
Rio de Janeiro, April 17 (IANS) London 2012 Olympic gold medallist Arthur Zanetti showed he will again be favourites on the gymnastic rings at the Rio Games with an impressive performance on the first day of the sport's official Olympic test event.
Dhaka, April 17 (IANS) Rizwan bin Farouq, one of the owners of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Barisal Bulls, has been suspended for life by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).