Shuttler Srikanth in Australian Open final

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 11:00

Sydney, June 24 (IANS) Star Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth defeated fourth seed Shi Yuqi of China to reach the Australia Open Superseries final here on Friday.


India vs West Indies: First ODI abandoned

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 01:52

Port of Spain, June 24 (IANS) The first One-Day International (ODI) match between India and West Indies here on Friday was called off due to incessant rain.


West Indies to chase revised target of 194 vs India

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 01:32

Port of Spain, June 24 (IANS) West Indies will have to chase a target of 194 runs in 26 overs as per Duckworth-Lewis method in the first One Day International cricket match after rain played a spoilsport in the Indian innings here on Friday.


Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 00:30

Halle (Germany), June 24 (IANS) Top seed Swiss tennis player Roger Federer knocked out the current champion of Halle Open, German Florian Mayer, and advanced to the semi-final of the tournament.


Ganguly refuses to comment on Kumble's 'untenable' remark

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 23:02

Kolkata, June 23 (IANS) Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly, who is part of the the three-member Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) responsible for selecting India's coach, on Friday, did not want to get into Anil Kumble's "untenable" remark as his reason for stepping down as India coach, saying it's not something he would like to get into.


BCCI extends time limit for India coach candidates

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 22:02

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday extended the time limit for submission of applications for the position of head coach of the Indian team.


Muller in semis of Queen's club tennis meet

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 20:14

London, June 23 (IANS) Gilles Muller of Luxembourg defeated American Sam Querrey 6-4 7-6 in the quarterfinals of the Queen's club tennis championships here on Friday.


Fourth camp of Usha Junior Training Programme ends

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:54

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The fourth camp of the Usha Junior Training Programme at the Delhi Golf Club ended with amateur golfers Arin Ahuja, Asara Sawhney, Sharanya Sah, Ananta Jain, Karamjit S. Bedi, Mohd. Yasa and Aryan Chadha bagging the maximum number of awards across various categories here on Friday.


Shooter Narang to launch talent development project

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 19:44

Pune, June 23 (IANS) The Gagan Narang Sports Promotion Foundation (GNSPF) has unveiled ambitious plans to train and nurture 20 young and talented shooters from different parts of the country and turn them into international champions.


Can every captain think he is Imran Khan? (Column: Just Sport)

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 18:40

Anil Kumble -- who quit as India cricket coach early this week -- and skipper Virat Kohli are indulging in shadow boxing. Both had their say on the dressing room disputes, leaving the meaty parts between the lines. At the end of it all, the aggressive captain got what he wanted.