FA Cup

FA Cup: Chelsea reach final to end Manchester City’s quadruple...

Manchester City’s quadruple dream has been extinguished by Chelsea. Even more concerning could be the injury to Kevin De Bruyne for the ongoing pursuit of a treble. Chelsea will be back at Wembley Stadium next month for the FA Cup...

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Ankita Raina

India, Ankita Raina outclassed by Latvia in Billie Jean King...

Jelena Ostapenko had to resort to defence, an option she does not like to fallback on. She ran the width of the court a few times, playing most shots on the stretch and trying to be patient. And when she...

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Youth World Championships

Youth World Boxing C’ship: Arundhati in QFs, 3 others also...

Khelo India Games gold-medallist Arundhati Choudhary (69kg) advanced to the quarterfinals, while three others also notched up opening-round wins in another good day for the country’s boxers at the youth world championships for men and women in Kielce, Poland. However,...

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French Open Champion

Ankita runs Ostapenko close, Karman too fights hard before losing...

Ankita Raina gave her all in an extremely close defeat while Karman Kaur Thandi too fought her heart out before losing as India trailed 0-2 on the opening day of the Billie Jean King Cup Play-offs, in Latvia on Friday....

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Asian Championships

Bajrang Punia sets up Asian final against nemesis Otogur, Ravi...

Bajrang Punia did not face much competition while Ravi Kumar Dahiya was impressive as the two Olympic-bound Indian wrestlers reached the finals of their respective categories at the Asian Championships here on Saturday. Also reaching the medal rounds were Narsingh...

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Asian Weightlifting Championship

Mirabai Chanu, Jeremy Lalrinnunga eye good show at Asian Weightlifting...

Former world champion Mirabai Chanu will look to put her best foot forward after spending more than a year without competition when she spearheads the Indian challenge at the Asian Weightlifting Championship starting on Friday. While the last event the...

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Mirabai Chanu, Jeremy Lalrinnunga eye good show at Asian Weightlifting Championship

Srihari Natarajan takes gold with personal best, narrowly misses Olympic...

Top Indian swimmer Srihari Natarajan won the gold medal but narrowly missed the elusive Olympic ‘A’ qualification time in the 100m backstroke event at the Uzbekistan Open Championship here on Thursday. The-20-year-old, who had achieved the ‘B’ Standard time for...

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Europa League

Arsenal, Man Utd, Roma, Villarreal into Europa League semis

With their season on the line, Arsenal’s players produced a devastating first-half performance Thursday to beat Slavia Prague and reach the Europa League semifinals. They’ll meet a familiar face there. Arsenal’s 4-0 win in the Czech capital — secured courtesy...

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Olympic Game

Humbled by the virus, Chirag-Satwik find Plan B to achieve...

Worries can sneak through sports bubbles. India’s top men’s doubles shuttler, Chirag Shetty realised it was futile to shut away grief. COVID-19 hit home when he lost his maternal grandfather while he was on a four-day break in Mumbai, his...

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Youth World Boxing Championships

Haryana girls make winning start at youth boxing WC

Haryana boxers Poonam (57kg) and Vinka (60kg) registered victories with varying degrees of difficulty to get India off to a good start at the Youth World Boxing Championships in Kielce, Poland. The two advanced to the pre-quarterfinals after notching up...

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