Maradona dies after suffering cardiac arrest

Buenos Aires, Nov 25: Diego Armando Maradona, the legendary number 10 who guided Argentina to World Cup glory, thrilling the world in ways no...

NorthEast do a double against mighty Mumbai with 2-1 victory

Bambolim (Goa), Jan 30 (PTI) NorthEast United got the better of Mumbai City yet again, doing a double over the Islanders with a 2-1...

AIFF rejects East Bengal review plea on Fowler punishment but says remark against referees...

Kolkata, Feb 4 (PTI) The All India Football Federation's disciplinary committee on Thursday rejected a review plea by East Bengal to overturn their head...

Three more race walkers qualify for Olympics; new national records in men’s and women’s...

Ranchi, 13 Feb: Three Indian race walkers qualified for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics during the National Open Race Walking Championships here on Saturday, with...

Avs beat Golden Knights 3-2 in delayed Lake Tahoe game

STATELINE, Nev., Feb 21 (AP) — Everyone knew playing an outdoor game on a golf course near Lake Tahoe instead of in a stadium...

Deepak signs off with silver at Strandja Memorial

New Delhi, 27 Feb: Indian boxer Deepak Kumar's stupendous run at the 72nd Strandja Memorial tournament ended with a silver medal in Sofia, Bulgaria...

Kane ‘optimistic’ of quick return from injury, says Mourinho

LONDON, Feb 1: Harry Kane is "optimistic" he can return from his latest injury setback in just two weeks, according to Tottenham boss Jose...

Tendulkar should be careful about speaking on farmers: Pawar

Pune, Feb 6 (PTI) NCP president Sharad Pawar on Saturday said cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar should be more careful while speaking on farmers' issues. Many...

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Panel starts search for new boss after sexism row, campaigners seek...

Tokyo, Feb 16 (AFP): The panel charged with finding a new Tokyo Olympics chief after a sexism row began talks on Tuesday as campaigners...

UPCA confirms India-South Africa series in Lucknow from March 7

New Delhi, Feb 23 (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association on Tuesday confirmed that it will be hosting the eight-match limited overs series between...

Indian women’s hockey team suffers second straight defeat against Argentina

Buenos Aires, Jan 29 (PTI): Argentina comfortably beat Indian women 2-0 to register their second successive victory in the hockey series having won a...

My job is to take back seat and help Virat: Rahane

Chennai, 3 Feb: As captain, he was at the forefront of India's epic triumph in Australia, but Ajinkya Rahane would prefer to take a...

Elavenil betters Apurvi’s world record in national selection trials

New Delhi, 11 Feb: Current world number one Elavenil Valarivan bettered compatriot Apurvi Chandela's finals world record to win the women's 10m air rifle...

LG announces job reservation for national-level sportspersons from Ladakh

Leh, Feb 19 (PTI) Ladakh Lt Governor R K Mathur on Friday announced a job reservation for national-level sportspersons, and assured of speedy progress...

World’s largest cricket stadium shows India’s capability: Prez

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday said the world's largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad showcases the aspirations and capabilities of...

Real Kashmir FC, Gokulam Kerala FC play out goal-less draw

Kalyani (West Bengal), Jan 30 (PTI) Real Kashmir FC and Gokulam Kerala showed the intent but could not make the most of their opportunities,...

Athletic defeats Betis in shootout to reach Copa semifinals

Madrid, Feb 5 (AP) Ra l Garc a scored a last-gasp equalizer to force extra time and goalkeeper Unai Sim n made two penalty...

I-League: Punjab FC climb to top spot after 2-0 win over Chennai City

Kalyani, Feb 13: Punjab FC moved to the top spot in the I-League standings after notching up a comfortable 2-0 victory over Chennai City...

Anand takes up extensive role in ‘Global Chess League’

Chennai, 22 Feb: Tech Mahindra on Monday roped in former world champion Viswanathan Anand in an extensive role for a first-of-its-kind "Global Chess League". The...

Bumrah released from Indian Test squad due to personal reasons

Ahmedabad, 27 Feb: Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah will miss the fourth and final Test against England, beginning here on Thursday, as he was released...