Friday, January 20, 2017

Haryana Beat Jaipur To Enter PWL Final

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Haryana Hammers entered the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) final for the second consecutive year with a comfortable 6-3 win...

Preview: Mumbai Eye Revenge Against Punjab In PWL Semis

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Defending champions Mumbai Maharathi will aim to enter the final for the second consecutive time when they meet Punjab...

Harikrishna Rises To Joint Second In Tata Steel Chess

Wijk aan Zee (Netherlands), Jan 17 (IANS) India's grand master Pentala Harikrishna rose to the second position after three rounds of the ongoing Tata...

Chinese Sculptor Donates Pierre De Coubertin Statue To IOC

Lausanne, Jan 17 (IANS) China's world-renowned sculptor Wu Weishan presented a Pierre de Coubertin statue as a gift to the International Olympic Committee (IOC)...

PWL: Haryana Thrash Punjab To Maintain Top Spot

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Haryana Hammers continued their winning run and clinched the top spot by overpowering Punjab Royals 5-2 in a Pro...

Khattar Announces Development Grant For Yogeshwar’s Village

Sonipat (Haryana), Jan 16 (IANS) The wedding celebrations of international wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt have brought some good news for his village in Sonipat district...

Ban Anti-National PETA, Demands Stalin

Chennai, Jan 16 (IANS) DMK's Working President and Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly M.K. Stalin on Monday urged the central government...

Amonatov Wins Delhi International Chess Meet

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Top seeded Grandmaster Farrukh Amonatov of Tajikistan won the 15th edition of the Delhi International Chess tournament after settling...

History Favours Hosts In veterans TT Meet

Pune, Jan 16 (IANS) As many as 900-odd players are set to compete in the 24th veterans national table tennis championships which is set...

‘Horse Racing Needs Alternatives To Tie In With Cashless Economy’

Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) The sport of horse racing in India will have to find alternatives to integrate with a cashless economy post-demonetisation, says...

Delhi Beat UP In Inconsequential PWL Tie

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Delhi Sultans ended their disastrous Pro Wrestling League (PWL) campaign with a thrilling 4-3 victory over Uttar Pradesh Dangal...

Sports Minister Goel Inaugurates ‘Khelo India’ Competitions

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel inaugurated national level competitions under the Khelo India scheme at...

PWL: Haryana Face Punjab For Top Spot

New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Haryana Hammers will be eager to maintain their all-win record and hold on to the top spot when they...

Sunderland, Peterhansel Crowned Champions At Dakar Rally

Buenos Aires, Jan 15 (IANS) British motorcyclist Sam Sunderland (KTM) clinched his first Dakar Rally title, while Frenchman Stephane Peterhansel (Peugeot) narrowly held off countryman...

Glam, Glitter and Glory At Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Tanzanian athlete Alphonce Felix Simbu (24) and Kenyan runner Bornes Kitur Chepkirui (31), flew past all competition to bag the...

Chess: Harikrishna Begins Tata Steel Masters Campaign With Hard-Fought Draw

Wijk aan Zee (The Netherlands), Jan 14 (IANS) India's Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna began his campaign in the elite Tata Steel Masters chess tournament...

PWL: Haryana Beat Jaipur To Seal Semis Spot

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Haryana Hammers continued their winning streak, overpowering Jaipur Ninjas 5-2 to enter the semifinals of the Pro Wrestling League...

Ajay Devgn, Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda, Salima-Sulaiman To Fight It Out...

Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Bollywood Superstars Ajay Devgn, Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda and Music director duo Salim-Sulaiman will own a stake partnering with the...

Mumbai Edge Out Delhi To Enter PWL Semis

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Mumbai Maharathi pulled off a superb comeback to beat Delhi Sultans 4-3 and enter the semi-finals of the Pro...

Sports Ministry Revokes IOA Suspension

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Sports Ministry on Friday lifted the suspension of recognition accorded to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) after the...

Federer Named World’s Most Marketable Athlete In 2016

Madrid, Jan 13 (IANS) A study prepared by the London School of Marketing has revealed that Swiss tennis superstar Roger Federer was the world's...

Szilagyi, Hosszu Named Hungary’s Top Athletes Of The Year

Budapest, Jan 13 (IANS) Olympic saber champion Aron Szilagyi and Olympic swimming champion Katinka Hosszu have been selected as Hungary's male and female Athlete...

Sebastien Loeb Extends Lead In Dakar Rally

Buenos Aires, Jan 13 (IANS) Nine-time World rally champion Sebastien Loeb extended his overall lead in the Dakar Rally by winning the 10th stage...

Pro Wrestling League: Jaipur Beat UP To Enter Semis

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Jaipur Ninjas edged out over Uttar Pradesh Dangal 4-3 at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium here on Thursday to...