Sport Others


Dimitrij Ovtcharov, Tomokazu Harimoto, India Open final , india vs japan, table tennis, sports news
February 20, 2017 12:24 am

The 6’1” German crouches down to table-level, springs back up and slashes a backhand over.

vijay goel, sports minister vijay goel, sports minister, marathon, india marathon, national marathon, sports news
February 19, 2017 10:05 pm

Sports Minister Vijay Goel also called upon parents and teachers to encourage students and children to participate in sports activities.

Deepa Malik
February 19, 2017 7:28 pm

Deepa Malik feels that with more and more women proving themselves in various fields, the mindset towards them is changing fast.

Akhil Kumar PC
February 19, 2017 5:37 pm

Akhil Kumar would be seen in six professional bouts, cannot understand the fuss around his decision to take the plunge so late in his career.

khushbir-kaur-f
February 19, 2017 4:45 pm

Khushbir Kaur and top men's 20km race walker Manish Singh Rawat were axed from the Indian team for the Asian Race Walking Championships.

Mo Farah, Mo Farah, Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix, Birmingham Indoor GP, Sports news, Sports
February 19, 2017 10:48 am

Mo Farah was helped to break the indoor mark at the Birmingham Indoor Arena in what became a two-way duel with Albert Rop.

South Korea 2018 Olympic, South Korea Olympic, 2018 South Korea Olympic, Olympics, Olympic bid, Sports news, Sports, Olympic news
February 19, 2017 7:58 am

According to recent polls, the majority of the citizens of Budapest do not want their city to host the 2024 summer Olympic Games.

Arif Mohammed Khan, Valley, jammu kashmir, jammu kashmir tourism, skier, olympics, india olympics, latest news, latest india news
February 19, 2017 5:42 am

The earnings are not even five per cent of what we used to earn in the previous years. There are hardly any tourists,” said Arif

Race Walk Championship, Sandeep Kumar Race Walk, Sandeep Kumar, Men's 50km Race Walk, National Race Walking Championship, sports news, india news
February 19, 2017 10:05 am

With the qualifying mark for World Champions set at four hours and six minutes, Sandeep Kumar, Jitender Singh and Chandan Singh made the cut.

sports1-480
February 19, 2017 9:22 am

Tomokazu Harimoto will take on top seed and World No. 5 Dimitrij Ovtcharov in Sunday’s final.

squash, india squash, Joshna Chinappa, Joshna Chinappa squash, Joshna Chinappa cleveland classic, squash news, sports news
February 18, 2017 9:51 pm

The only other Indian who had come for this event was Sachika Ingale but she could not cross the qualification phase.

sharath kamal, table tennis, tt, sharath kamal tt, sharath kamal table tennis, sharath kamal ittf indian open, ittf indian open, table tennis news, sports news
February 18, 2017 9:26 pm

The contest was more of a tactical battle and therefore was not of the highest quality, something both players admitted afterwards.

Race Walk Championship, Sandeep Kumar Race Walk, Sandeep Kumar, Men's 50km Race Walk, National Race Walking Championship, sports news, india news
February 18, 2017 7:21 pm

Sandeep Kumar clocked three hours 55 minutes and 59.05 seconds in a brilliant performance to win the race

race-walking480
February 18, 2017 7:13 pm

National record holder Khushbir Kaur's name was there in the starting list but she chose not to take part in the women's 20km event.

bradley wiggins, wiggins, cycling doping, doping cycling, cycling doping, cycling Therapeutic Use Exemptions, Therapeutic Use Exemptions doping, tues doping , sports news
February 18, 2017 5:41 pm

Sir Bradley Wiggins' use of TUEs while with Team Sky raised questions about riders competing after tajing prohibited drugs for medical conditions.

akhil kumar, jitendra kumar, pro boxing, ios, akhil kumar pr boxing, jitendra kumar pr boxing, boxing news, sports news
February 18, 2017 3:15 pm

Akhil Kumar and Jitendra Kumar will make their pro debuts in the undercard of the Double Asian title fight.

ufc, ufc anti doping rules, ufc doping Cristiane "Cyborg'' Justino, Cristiane "Cyborg'' Justino ufc, cyborg uf, justino ufc Cristiane "Cyborg'' Justino doping, Cristiane "Cyborg'' Justino ufc doping, ufc news sports news
February 18, 2017 2:21 pm

Cristiane "Cyborg'' Justino's representatives had claimed she took the substance to recover from a difficult weight cut.

USA Gymnastics, USA Gymnastics officials, USA gymnastics sexual misconduct, sexual misconduct, sexual abuse, world news, sports
February 18, 2017 1:02 pm

John Manly, a California attorney said that former team doctor Lawrence Nassar may have abused hundreds of women for more than two decades

Reunited on the Western Conference All-Star team Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant will have to practice together on Saturday and play on Sunday. (Source: AP)
February 18, 2017 11:53 am

Russell Westbrook smirked and responded to questions about any potential awkward interaction with Kevin Durant,

Paul Gasol is the only non-American on the committee. (Source: Reuters)
February 18, 2017 10:28 am

Pau Gasol begins his three-year term effective immediately as a voting member of the nine-player NBPA executive committee.

rio olympics, rio 2016, swimmer Virdhawal Khade, Sanyogita Ghorpade, rio badminton, sports news
February 18, 2017 8:44 am

Bitterness has made way for a bold resolve where Khade knows he can control his destiny, he’s missed out on a good four years.

Sharath Kamal, Indian table tennis, India Open, ITTF World Tour, Yuto Muramatsu, table tennis, table tennis news, sports news
February 18, 2017 8:26 am

Sharath Kamal remained the silver lining for the Indian challenge, with no other Indian remaining in the fray.

india wrestling, wrestling world cup, Peyman Yarahmadi, Iran wrestling, US wrestling, wrestling loss, wrestling world cup result, wrestling news
February 18, 2017 8:52 am

Since the Iranian revolution, wrestlers from USA have travelled to Iran 15 times while Iran have made the journey to America on 16 occasions.

india wrestling, wrestling india, wrestling world cup, world cup wrestling, wrestling news, Wrestling Federation of India, WFI, iran wrestling, wrestling news, sports news
February 18, 2017 8:14 am

Winning only three of their 32 bouts, with one finishing in 46 seconds, Indian wrestlers cut a miserable figure in the World Cup

Dimitrij Ovtcharov, Tomokazu Harimoto, India Open final , india vs japan, table tennis, sports news
February 17, 2017 8:43 pm

Dimitrij Ovtcharov breezed into the quarterfinals while Harmeet Desai, who flattered to deceive against 19th ranked Koki Niwa of Japan.

harika dronavalli, dronavalli, chess, world chess championships, dronavalli world chess championships, chess news, sports news
February 17, 2017 5:06 pm

Dronavalli Harika and Padmini Rout remained on course for creating history by winning the tiebreaks of the second round.

Mayor István Tarlós
February 18, 2017 9:34 am

Hungarian political movement Momentum has collected over 200,000 signatures in its campaign, which could be sufficient to force a referendum.

Aerodynamics is in the spotlight this season with the introduction of new regulations that will see cars cornering faster on much bigger tyres (Source: Reuters)
February 17, 2017 4:24 pm

Former Formula 1 champions Williams finished fifth last season but are undergoing a revamp after departure of engineering head Pat Symonds

Olympians Cash In Boxing
February 17, 2017 4:13 pm

Shakur Stevenson sees a possible big fight with Michael Conlan once they both make names for themselves as a pro.

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates a score against the Sacramento Kings during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
February 17, 2017 9:15 am

Durant, who is one of the biggest global ambassadors for the NBA, will be coming to India during the 2017 off-season.

athletes complain, athletes audit, quality council of india, sports authority of india, SAI, dry fruit quota, fruits quota, indian express news, sports news
February 17, 2017 11:43 am

In their letters to SAI, players have alleged that their coaches and administrators pocket 50 per cent of their nutrition quota.

india wrestling, wrestling world cup, Peyman Yarahmadi, Iran wrestling, US wrestling, wrestling loss, wrestling world cup result, wrestling news
February 17, 2017 12:02 pm

India lost to Mongolia 7-1 in the opening match before being spanked 8-0 by hosts Iran in the second to end their hopes of a podium finish.

Dimitrij Ovtcharov, Tomokazu Harimoto, India Open final , india vs japan, table tennis, sports news
February 16, 2017 10:02 pm

Dimitrij Ovtcharov has come to India for the second time, a place where he won his ITTF Pro Tour event almost seven years ago.

vikramajit-sen-f
February 16, 2017 9:45 pm

The signing authority for all IPL related documents has been given to former treasurer Ravinder Manchanda.

IOC< International Olympic Committee, Russia, IOC, Beijing Olympics medal,s Beijing Olympics athletes banned, Sports news, Sports
February 16, 2017 6:03 pm

Several Russian athletes have refused to return medals after being disqualified from the 2008 or 2012 Olympics as part of IOC retesting program.

tokyo_reuters-f
February 16, 2017 5:56 pm

The project is part of an effort to save costs after the budget for the Tokyo Games was reduced to $16.8 billion.