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Saina, Sindhu to lead India in Copenhagen

Saina would try to ensure that she ends up better than third, a position she managed in the previous edition.

Injured Vikas needs doctor’s nod before bout against Vijender

If Krishan is ruled out of Friday's final bout, it would mean a walkover for reigning middleweight champ Vijender.


Extra Super Series

For an Indian spectator, live badminton has never looked this good.

Sports Ministry lays down conditions for Arjuna Awards

Sports secretary Ajit Sharan said the new criteria will ensure 'total transparency'.

Young gun Magnus Carlsen's quick-draw trick

Against Anand,challenger Carlsen has been flexible enough to use the draw as a blunting weapon.

Off board: Of cricket,f1 and ‘the Knowledgeable Chennai crowd’

RR Vasudevan,a rated player and an international arbiter,explains how it could be deadly for black to mishandle the king.


Mind games before board game

Anand makes a move as he reveals his seconds,Carlsen refuses to return the favor.

Ghosal run ends at hands of World No.1

It was Ashour’s fourth successive quarter-final berth in the championship,which he won last year and in 2008.

Indian pugilists stumble in quarterfinals

Indian boxers will return empty-handed from the World Championships for the first time in four years.

High five as India raise the bar at Boxing Worlds

Indian boxers continued to touch new highs at the World Championships here as three of them entered the quarterfinals.

World Championship Photos

Best photos from World Beard and Moustache Championships 2019

Many spectacular styles are on show at World Beard and Moustache Championships 2019 in Antwerp, Belgium.