Ministry will continue to help needy former sportspersons: Rijiju

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said they will continue to offer financial help to the needy former sportspersons...

Driving rain delays final practice for F1’s Styrian GP

Spielberg, Jul 11 (AP) Driving rain delayed the start of the final practice session for Formula One's Styrian Grand Prix and threatened qualifying later...

Relieved that Bagan’s jersey and logo have been retained: former star Jose Barreto

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) Former Mohun Bagan star Jose Barreto is relieved that the club's iconic green and maroon jersey and logo have...

Madrid beats Alav s 2-0 for 8th straight win in title march

Barcelona, Jul 11 (AP) Karim Benzema helped Real Madrid move one step closer to dethroning Lionel Messi's Barcelona. Benzema scored one goal and set up...

High performance programs key to producing champions: Bindra

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra on Saturday stressed on the importance of high performance programs for...

ATK Bagan need to hire professionals to run things without interference: Bhutia

Kolkata, Jul 10 (PTI) Indian football legend Bhaichung Bhutia on Friday welcomed ATK Mohun Bagan's decision to retain the iconic greeen and maroon jersey...

Olympians, world c’ship participants to get direct entry to NIS Patiala’s coaching course

New Delhi, Jul 10 (PTI) Olympic and World Championship participants along with medal-winners from Asian or Commonwealth Games will be given direct entry to...

Anderson first bowler who could bowl ‘reverse’ reverse swing: Tendulkar

New Delhi, Jul 10 (PTI) Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes James Anderson is the only bowler who could bowl a 'reverse outswinger' with...

India sabotaged their 2019 WC campaign by creating uncertainties: Moody

New Delhi, Jul 10 (PTI) Former Australia cricketer-turned-coach Tom Moody believes India 'sabotaged' their 2019 World Cup campaign in England by creating uncertainties within...

After Two Decades, Wimbledon Changes its Men’s Singles Seedings in Accordance to World Rankings

LONDON, Jul 10: The men's singles seedings will revert to the world rankings at next year's Wimbledon, after almost two decades of being based...

Indian team unable to handle pressure of big finals: Outgoing women’s chief selector Kala

New Delhi, Jul 10 (PTI) Outgoing national women's team chief selector Hemlata Kala says the inability to handle pressure in big finals has kept...

Broad ‘frustrated, angry, gutted’ after being dropped from playing XI

Southampton, Jul 10 (PTI) Seasoned England pacer Stuart Broad on Friday said he felt 'frustrated, angry and gutted' after being dropped from the opening...

Ganguly announces cancellation of Asia Cup in September

New Delhi, Jul 8 (PTI) BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday announced cancellation of the Asia Cup T20, which was scheduled to be held...

England, West Indies take a knee ahead of 1st cricket test

Southampton, Jul 8 (AP) England and West Indies players took a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement before the start of...

Start of England-West Indies delayed by rain

Southampton, Jul 8 (AP) International cricket will have to wait a bit longer to resume following the coronavirus outbreak after the start of play...

Until we educate the entire human race, racism will not stop: Holding

Southampton, Jul 8 (PTI) An emotional Michael Holding didn't hold back as he delivered a powerful message against racism on Wednesday, asserting that the...

We have asked every state to adopt one sport: Rijiju

New Delhi, Jul 8 (PTI) Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said the government has asked every state to adopt one sport each and...

Chess Controversy: GM RB Ramesh resigns from chief selector’s post citing ‘interference’

Chennai, Jul 7 (PTI) Grandmaster RB Ramesh on Tuesday resigned as the chief selector of the All India Chess Federation (AICF) alleging "interference" from...

BCCI ACU gets access to Dandiwal, arrest had ripples in ‘world of corruptors’, says...

New Delhi, Jul 7 (PTI) A two-member team of BCCI anti-corruption unit was given access to alleged match-fixer Ravinder Dandiwal in Mohali on Tuesday,...

New era for cricket as England-West Indies series begins

Southampton, Jul 7 (AP) International sport finally returns to Britain on Wednesday when England plays the West Indies in the world's first cricket test...