Kamalpreet says was initially reluctant to pursue athletics career

Chandigarh, 26 Mar: Tokyo Olympics-bound discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur on Friday said she was earlier reluctant to pursue a career in athletics, considering the...

Chance for fringe players to push their case: Morgan

Pune, 22 Mar: England captain Eoin Morgan on Monday said the upcoming three-match ODI series against India would be an opportunity for the fringe...

Kane Williamson to miss NZ-Bangladesh ODI series

Wellington, Mar 9 (AP) Captain Kane Williamson will miss New Zealand's three one-day internationals against Bangladesh later this month with an elbow injury. In a...

Power to relax provisions of Sports Code lies with the government: Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 1 (PTI) The Sports Ministry on Monday said the power to relax the provisions of the National Sports Development Code 2011...

Mohammedan’s Suraj turns super-sub with stunning injury-time winner against 10-man Chennai City

Kalyani, Feb 23 (PTI) Suraj Rawat's stunning long-range strike in the injury time gave Mohammedan Sporting a 2-1 win over Chennai City FC at...

‘Gift of Life’: Gavaskar recalls how Sobers helped him “keep place in side”

Navi Mumbai, Mar 10 (PTI) As Indian cricket celebrates 50 years of his iconic Test debut, Sunil Gavaskar Wednesday said he wouldn't have lasted...

ISSF World Cup: Hope India sets an example for other nations, says NRAI chief

New Delhi, 17 Mar: The upcoming shooting World Cup in Delhi, the first international event for an Olympic sport in India amid the COVID-19...

Azharuddin bats for holding IPL matches in Hyd; Supports T’gana Minister’s appeal to BCCI

Hyderabad, Mar 1 (PTI) Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) president and former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin has pitched for holding Indian Premier League (IPL) matches...

LaLiga: Cadiz convert late penalty to hold Barcelona as Lionel Messi makes record appearance

Madrid, Feb 21 (AFP): Barcelona compounded their Champions League misery at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain by drawing on Sunday at home to Cadiz,...

Strike-rate is overrated: Gill

Kolkata, 4 Apr: "Strike-rate is kind of overrated," asserted India's emerging star Shubman Gill, for whom a batsman's biggest strength is adapting to different...

Indian women’s hockey team holds world No.2 Argentina to 1-1 draw

Buenos Aires, 1 Feb: The Indian women's hockey team put up a spirited performance to hold world No.2 Argentina to a 1-1 draw and...

England cricket players arrive in Chennai for Tests versus India

Chennai, Jan 27 (PTI) Members of the England cricket team including captain Joe Root arrived in the city on Wednesday for the four-match series...

I know Indian cricketers who want to play in ‘The Hundred’ and other leagues:...

Kolkata, 2 Apr: England's white ball captain Eoin Morgan, who also leads Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL, claims that a lot of Indian...

BCCI to hold Hazare Trophy as per state units’ wish, no Ranji Trophy for...

New Delhi, Jan 30 (PTI) The BCCI will not be conducting its premier first-class domestic tournament Ranji Trophy for the first time in 87...

Sports Ministry wants to start vaccination for Oly-bound athletes from March end

New Delhi, 11 Feb: The COVID-19 vaccination for India's Tokyo Olympic-bound athletes is likely to start from the end of March after the sports...

Wimbledon eyeing reduced-capacity crowd in June

Wimbledon, Feb 5 (AP) Wimbledon organizers are planning for a reduced-capacity crowd at this year's Grand Slam tournament, though other options remain, the All...

Russian Olympic champions Silnov, Antyukh banned for doping

Lausanne, 7 Apr: Russian Olympic champions Andrei Silnov and Natalya Antyukh have each been banned for four years for doping offenses, the Court of...

Simranjeet’s late strike helps India hold Great Britain to 1-1 draw

Antwer, 6 Mar: Simranjeet Singh produced a late strike as a resilient Indian men's hockey team held Great Britain to a 1-1 draw in...

kriniar helps Inter beat Atalanta 1-0 to go 6 points clear

Milan, Mar 9 (AP) Inter Milan moved six points clear at the top of Serie A after a 1-0 win at home against high-scoring...

Mobashir’s goal ends Jamshedpur’s winless run

Bambolim, Feb 1 (PTI) Mohammad Mobashir Rahman's first half strike helped Jamshedpur FC record a morale-boosting 1-0 win over Odisha FC in the Hero...