World Championships

A shot at gold: Indian archers in 2 finals at...

The women’s compound archery team of Jyothi Surekha Vennam, Muskan Kirar and Priya Gurjar assured India of a medal at the World Championships by storming into the final of their event in thrilling fashion. To put the icing on the...

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Durand Cup 2021

Durand Cup 2021: Quarter-final called off due to Covid-19, Bengaluru...

Bengaluru United received a bye into the semi-finals of the 130th edition of the Durand Cup after a COVID-19 outbreak in the squad of their quarter-final opponents Army Red on Thursday. The last-eight contest between the two teams, scheduled for...

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T20 World Cup

ICC launches T20 World Cup anthem

The ICC on Thursday launched the official anthem of the upcoming T20 World Cup along with a campaign film featuring ‘avatars’ of Indian batting maestro Virat Kohli and West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard. The tournament will begin on October 17...

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FIH men hockey Junior World Cup

Odisha to host Junior Hockey World Cup in November-December

Odisha was on Thursday named the host of this year’s FIH men’s hockey Junior World Cup in November-December, reaffirming the state’s growing stature as a hub for the sport. The event will be staged at the city’s Kalinga Stadium here...

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Youth World Boxing Championship

Chandigarh boxers win three medals

Chandigarh boxing team won three medals – two silver and one bronze – in the Elite Men’s National Boxing Championships. Competing in the 46-48kg category at the Inspire Institute of Sports in Bellary, Karnataka, Kuldeep Kumar, a student of GGDSD...

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Durand Cup

Delhi FC reach Durand Cup quarterfinals with 1-0 win over...

Willis Plaza’s second half strike took Delhi FC to their maiden Durand Cup quarterfinals as they beat ISL giants Kerala Blasters 1-0 in their third and final group fixture at the Kalyani Stadium in Kolkata on Wednesday. Delhi FC started...

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Sudirman Cup

Chirag-Satwik pair withdraws from Sudirman Cup on medical grounds

The Indian men’s doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy has pulled out of the Sudirman Cup mixed team championships on medical grounds. The World no.10 pair was part of the 12-member Indian team announced by the Badminton Association...

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Inter Zonal Taekwondo Competition

Inter-Zone Taekwondo girls competition concludes

Inter-Zonal Taekwondo girl’s competition, organised by the Department of Youth Services and Sports, concluded at Hari Memorial Modern Academy, here today. Girl students from Zones including Nangali, Sathra, Kuniyian and Poonch took part, wherein Retired CEO, Ram Saroop Sharma was...

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golf

Golf Meet: JS Bakshi claims best gross title

JS Bakshi (71) claimed the best gross title on the concluding day of the Monthly Medal Round at the Chandigarh Golf Club. In the handicap (0-6) category, Paramjit Arora (37 points) claimed the top position, while Tejinder Grewal (37 points)...

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Durand Cup

Durand Cup 2021: Delhi FC, Bengaluru FC enter quarterfinals

Delhi FC and Bengaluru FC on Tuesday entered the quarter-finals of the 130th Durand Cup football tournament after notching up contrasting wins over Kerala Blasters and Indian Navy here respectively. At the Kalyani Municipality Stadium, Willis Plaza scored the winner...

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