T20 World Cup Cricket for Blind-winning team felicitated
February 21, 2017 11:20 AM

 Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday felicitated the national team on winning T20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind earlier this month here.

England cricketers emerge hot buys at IPL auction; Tahir, Ishant unpicked
February 20, 2017 05:03 PM

 English cricketers led by all-rounder Ben Stokes and pacer Tymal Mills turned out to be the hottest purchases at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here on Monday, which also saw No. 1-ranked T20 International bowler Imran Tahir and India pacer Ishant Sharma failing to find any takers.

IPL 10 will be better than other editions, says a confident Shukla
February 20, 2017 04:28 PM

Wishing all the franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL) after the player auction here on Monday, the tournament's Chairman Rajeev Shukla hoped the 10th edition of the cash-rich league will be better than the previous editions.

8th Asian Winter Games open in Sapporo
February 19, 2017 04:37 PM

The 8th Asian Winter Games opened here at the Sapporo Dome Sunday afternoon. Japan Crown Prince Naruhito inaugurated the Games after Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah delivered his address.

Australian seamer Starc opts out of IPL 2017
February 19, 2017 04:37 PM

Australian left-arm seamer Mitchell Starc has pulled out of the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in order to rest himself ahead of a long season for his national cricket team, it was announced on Sunday.

Smith replaces Dhoni as Rising Pune Supergiants skipper
February 19, 2017 04:05 PM

Australian Steve Smith has replaced Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain of Rising Pune Supergiants for the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the franchise announced on Sunday.

Race walkers Sandeep, Irfan, Priyanka fetch gold in Nationals
February 18, 2017 07:56 PM

Haryana's Sandeep Kumar improved his national mark in the mens 50km race walk, clocking 3:55.59.05 to clinch the gold at the National Race Walking Championships here on Saturday.

India bag silver at women's Asian Rugby Sevens
February 18, 2017 07:50 PM

India won the silver medal at the women's Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy having won five matches and lost one here on Saturday.

Danish badminton legend Kops dies
February 18, 2017 07:37 PM

Danish badminton legend Erland Kops passed away on Saturday. The 11-time All England champion was 80.

Would love to play in ICC Champions Trophy: Nehra
February 18, 2017 06:49 PM

Veteran pacer Ashish Nehra on Saturday expressed his wish to be a part of the India squad for the upcoming International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy, to be held in England in June.

More than age, its about willpower, says boxer Akhil Kumar
February 18, 2017 06:14 PM

Ending a nine-year wait for Indian boxing fans, the famed Olympian trio of Akhil Kumar, Jitender Kumar and Vijender Singh will be seen hitting the same ring in their respective professional bouts on April 1 in Mumbai.

Tottenham will win EPL within four years: Redknapp
February 18, 2017 05:09 PM

London, Feb 18 (IANS) Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has predicted the that the club will win the English Premier League (EPL) within the next four years.

I-League: Lajong look to continue momentum against Chennai
February 18, 2017 05:09 PM

 Shillong Lajong FC will look to build on their momentum when they take on a resurgent Chennai City FC in a tenth round I-League match here on Sunday.

Off-roaders test skills, vehicle endurance at extreme sport event
February 18, 2017 01:57 PM

 As many as 12 teams of off-roaders from across the country have rallied near here to test not only their driving skills on the rough terrain but also the endurance of their vehicles modified for the purpose at the inaugural 'JK Tyre Xtreme 4-Play'.

Sreesanth writes to Vinod Rai for revocation of ban
February 17, 2017 04:00 PM

Tainted Indian speedster S. Sreesanth has written to former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai, who heads the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) of the Indian cricket board, seeking justice as he has lost four years, when he should have been playing cricket at the highest level.

Will be happy to debut against Australia: Pandya
February 16, 2017 08:10 PM

Ahead of the three-day practice cricket match against Australia at the Brabourne Stadium from Friday, India A skipper Hardik Pandya on Thursday said he is trying out a few new tricks to earn his maiden Test cap.

Golfer Mangat, Khosla qualify for National finals
February 16, 2017 05:14 PM

Local Golfers Saurabh Singh Mangat and Vaneet Khosla claimed the two National final spots available on the opening day of the 17th annual Mercedes Trophy at the Chandigarh golf club here on Thursday.

South Zone beat West Zone by five wickets in T20 meet
February 16, 2017 03:19 PM

The South Zone defeated The West Zone by five wickets in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Inter-Zonal Twenty20 cricket tournament at Wankhede Stadium here on Thursday.