French Open winner Swiatek to play Bencic in Adelaide final

ADELAIDE, 26 Feb: French Open champion Iga Swiatek is into the Adelaide International final against second-seeded Belinda Bencic after a 6-3, 6-2 win over...

Parents had asked what will you gain from boxing? giant-slayer Deepak Kumar answers

New Delhi, 2 Mar: "Padhai likhai kar lo, boxing se kya milega (What will you gain from boxing)?" Deepak Kumar distinctly remembers this question...

Kohli doesn’t offer excuses for team’s bad displays, love that about his captaincy: sprinter...

Kingston, Feb 10 (PTI) Star Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake admires India captain Virat Kohli for not offering excuses when his team does not perform...

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Olympic silver medallist Mathias Boe to coach Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy ahead...

New Delhi, Jan 29 (PTI): Olympic silver medallist Mathias Boe of Denmark will coach the world number 10 Indian men's doubles pair of Chirag...

Gokulam Kerala FC score four goals in second half, thrash Indian Arrows

Kalyani, Feb 19 (PTI) Gokulam Kerala FC scored four goals in a stellar second -half performance to thrash Indian Arrows 4-0 in the I-League...

Spinners give India early advantage, shoot England out for 112 inside two sessions

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (PTI) Indian spinners shot England out for just 112 inside two sessions with Ravichandran Ashwin and Axar Patel sharing the spoils...

ISL: NorthEast United inch closer to playoffs after win over East Bengal

Margao, 23 Feb: NorthEast United inched closer to a play-off berth with a 2-1 win over 10-man SC East Bengal in an Indian Super...

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...

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...

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...

Premier League: Cesar Azpilicueta, Marcos Alonso score as Chelsea secure first win of Thomas...

London, 31 Jan 31 (AFP): Cesar Azpilicueta scored the first goal of the Thomas Tuchel era and forgotten man Marcos Alonso produced a stunning...

Mason Robertson’s brace takes Real Kashmir to top of I-League table

Kolkata, 23 Feb: Mason Robertson's fine brace helped a dominant Real Kashmir FC beat Aizawl FC 3-1 and jump to the top of the...

First post-COVID senior level track and field meet on Thursday, Dutee among top athletes...

Patiala, 17 Feb: Around 85 athletes, including the likes of 100m national record holder Dutee Chand, will be seen in action during the Indian...

National Table Tennis Championships: Anthony Amalraj enters round of 32 after close win; Jeet...

Panchkula, Feb 21 (PTI): Anthony Amalraj, who successfully battled COVID-19 after testing positive in October, progressed to the round of 32 in the UTT...

Domestic tournaments to resume in April with revamped structure: BAI

New Delhi, Jan 30 (PTI) The much-awaited domestic badminton season will return after almost a year-long COVID-19-induced hiatus with two senior ranking tournaments marking...

Pakistan coach warns against complacency in 2nd test vs SA

RAWALPINDI, 1 Feb: Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq doesn’t want his team to get complacent ahead of this week’s second test match against South Africa. The...

Boxing: Deepak signs off with silver at Strandja Memorial

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

When team needed runs, Ajinkya showed his class, says Rohit

Chennai, 13 Feb: Ajinkya Rahane has always made himself counted when the team has been in testing situation which is a testimony to his...

Our batsmen need to play spin better if they are to do well in...

Karachi, Feb 15 (PTI) Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq believes that Pakistani batsmen need to improve their play against spin if they are to do well...

Leach eager to learn subtleties of spin bowling from Ashwin, Axar in 4th Test

London, 2 Mar: By his own admission, England's Jack Leach is in awe of the exploits of Ravichandran Ashwin and Axar Patel during the...