Asian Women's Boxing Championship

Mary Kom, Sarita in Asian Boxing Championships squad

NEW DELHI: The celebrated MC Mary Kom was back in her preferred 48kg category as she staved off the challenge from younger competitors to clinch a place in the Indian team for Asian Women’s Boxing Championship in Vietnam. After three...

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Indian Football League

Under 17 World Cup: Amarjit Singh and Jeakson Singh –...

PANAJI: India captain Amarjit Singh and cousin Jeakson Singh have been anchoring midfields since they were six. At first, it was difficult for them to stick to their roles. “We would run wherever we wanted. It was carefree football,”recalls Jeakson,...

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Australian Hockey League Campaign

India A men’s hockey team beats Western Australia 4-1

PERTH: India ‘A’ men’s team began their Australian Hockey League campaign with a 4-1 win over Western Australia on Friday. Armaan Qureshi (6th minute), Affan Yousuf (30th), Amit Rohidas (45th) and Talwinder Singh (50th) were the goal-scorers for India as...

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Swimming

Maharashtra sailing in troubled waters

MUMBAI: This is yet another example of how constant in-fighting among power-hungry sports officials can ruin careers and make a mockery of the game. Thanks to a farcical turn of events, two warring factions, the Maharashtra State Amateur Aquatic Association...

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Sudipta knocks out Kaavya

Top tennis players give Nationals a miss

It will be difficult to fault someone like Riya Bhatia, if she opts to compete in the international circuit, instead of defending her national title. The 20-year-old had won both the national hard-court and grass-court women’s titles last season, and...

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Wuhan Open

Karolina Pliskova stunned by Ashleigh Barty, bows out of Wuhan...

Ashleigh Barty pulled off a major upset against former world number one Karolina Pliskova in the quarter-finals of the Wuhan Open on Thursday, downing the number three seed 4-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/2). Barty, ranked 37th in the world, failed...

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FIFA U-17 World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil begin preparations with win vs New...

In the end, Brazil Under-17 football team’s deft touches, silken passing and co-ordinated moves were too much for New Zealand’s physical style of play as the South American champions started their preparations for the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a...

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Badminton Rankings

पुरुष बैडमिंटन रैंकिंग के शीर्ष-20 में पांच भारतीय

नई दिल्ली, जेएनएन। बीडब्ल्यूएफ बैडमिंटन पुरुष सिंगल्स रैंकिंग के शीर्ष-20 खिलाडि़यों में पांच भारतीय शामिल हैं, जिसमें सबसे ज्यादा फायदा पिछले सप्ताह जापान ओपन के क्वार्टर फाइनल में पहुंचने वाले एचएस प्रणय को हुआ। प्रणय चार स्थान की छलांग के...

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Chinese Taipei

Divij in semifinals

Divij Sharan and Yen-Hsun Lu of Chinese Taipei, made the semifinals of the $1,138,910 ATP Tour event in China on Thursday. The results: $1,138,910 ATP, Chengdu, China: Doubles (quarterfinals): Yen-Hsun Lu (Tpe) & Divij Sharan bt Dominic Inglot (GBR) &...

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57th National Open athletics championships

Sreejithmon upstages Renjith & Arpinder

An unheralded Sreejithmon of Kerala upstaged big names Renjith Meheshwary and Arpinder Singh to claim the triple jump gold with a leap of 16.15m on the fourth and final day of the 57th National Open athletics championships at the Nehru...

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