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Monday, September 27, 2021

World Championship


Riot Games to hold League of Legends World Championship in Shanghai, starting Sept 25

August 03, 2020 7:41 pm

Riot Games also said that they will follow "local guidelines" to decide whether to allow the physical attendance of an audience for the final of the tournament.

Saina, Sindhu to lead India in Copenhagen

August 25, 2014 3:26 am

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

May 23, 2014 5:45 pm

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

Extra Super Series

March 27, 2014 2:16 am

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

Sports Ministry lays down conditions for Arjuna Awards

January 04, 2014 12:34 am

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

Young gun Magnus Carlsen's quick-draw trick

November 21, 2013 3:17 am

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’

November 09, 2013 3:26 am

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

November 08, 2013 4:00 am

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

Ghosal run ends at hands of World No.1

November 02, 2013 2:14 am

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

October 23, 2013 3:43 am

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


Best photos from World Beard and Moustache Championships 2019

May 22, 2019 2:10 pm

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