Saina Nehwal lost 17-21 10-21 against fourth seed and world number 3 Shixian Wang.
Thomson said removal of his project officers, stadia-in-charges and accounts officers will affect training.
Pankaj had made his intentions very clear from the very initial stages of this snooker competition.
Sindhu’s debut at the All England was spoilt by Sun Yu of China in a women’s singles match.
World body AIBA which had suspended IABF in December 2012 citing possible manipulation of elections.
Pankaj played well in the first frame with a break of 54. But the second frame was scrappy.
Decision was taken by the AIBA executive committee after the evaluation and assessment of the Indian body’s progress.
The organizers cancelled the final leg for ‘safety’ reasons, without elaborating further.
Defending champion Manan Chandra of PSPB had to struggle a bit before outplaying Punjab’s Anmoldeep Singh 3-2 (73-28, 72-29, 14-66, 40-62, 64-40)
In 2018, the indoor ice sports will be in Gangneung, a northeastern coastal city of about 230,000.
Rana was the first one to bow out after he failed to complete the very first competitive stage of this year’s edition.
Jason Collins, the first homosexual player in NBA players would be welcomed in the locker room, said the NBA players
In a charming touch, the Sochi organizers used the ceremony to make a joke at their own expense.
If a four-times world champion could not work out how or why Sotnikova managed a major upset, neither could anyone else.
Names of the 6 nominees for Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award will be announced later.
India’s only Olympic Alpine skier Himanshu Thakur finished last in the men’s giant slalom.
Alessandro Del Piero will play against former club Juventus for the first time when he joins an A-League All Stars side for a friendly against the Serie A champion in August.
Anton Kushnir of Belarus won the gold medal for successfully landing the most ambitious routine.
Sushil and Yogeshwar haven’t taken the mat since their medal winning feat at London Olympics in 2012.
IOC said it had received assurances from Putin there would be no discrimination against homosexuals.
Sochi had hardly any large salt crystals, less than a ton – nowhere near enough to harden soft snow.
The raising of the tri-colour symbolically marked the completion of India’s return to the Olympic fold.
This gives the sport an anything-goes dimension that can be outlandishly cruel.
Ever since the sports ministry de-recognised the federation for not following the sports code, the AAI has been struggling to discipline the archers.
Ten funniest pictures from Sochi Olympics 2014, that sum up exactly what went wrong behind the scenes.
The IOC lifted the ban on Feb. 11 following fresh elections last week.
McLaren have two employees at Sochi embedded with the skeleton and bobsleigh teams.
The secretive Under Armour suit was developed with help from aerospace and defense giant Lockheed Martin.
Big Show says he used to sell bathroom deodorisers, attend phone calls at karaoke companies.
With corporates pitching in with equipment, physical ability becomes secondary.