Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Australia tipped to almost double its gold medal tally at 2016...

Canberra, Dec 16 (IANS) Australia's Olympic movement is confident it can rebound from the disastrous London Olympics campaign in 2012 by winning almost twice...

Rathore clinches top prize at Raid de Himalaya

Srinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) Experienced driver Raj Singh Rathore and his co-driver Amber Udasi clinched the top prize in the 17th edition of the...

Belarusian Paralympic team ‘felt uneasy’ in Rio after carrying Russian flag

Moscow, Oct 4 (IANS) The Belarusian national team felt uneasy at the 2016 Rio Paralympics opening ceremony after one of its delegates carried the...

Russia Win 11 Medals At World Swimming Championships

Windsor (Canada), Dec 10 (IANS) The Russian team won two golds and two silvers on the fourth day of the World Swimming Championships. They have...

Seven more Russian paralympians to ask IPC to lift Rio Games...

Moscow, Aug 28 (IANS) Seven more Russian para-athletes propose to write to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) asking to be allowed to participate in...

Northern Motorsport Joins Hands With Amaury Sport

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Northern Motorsport, one of the pioneers of curating Desert Storm rally on Tuesday joined hands with Amaury Sport Organisation...

Republic of Korea beat Bangladesh in Kabaddi World Cup

Ahmedabad, Oct 13 (IANS) Republic of Korea defeated Bangladesh 35-32 in the ongoing kabaddi World Cup here on Thursday. Republic of Korea mounted a brilliant...

Indian Navy’s All-Women Team To Sail Across Globe

New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Indian Navy's all-women team is likely to set sail for journey around the world in June, Vice Admiral R....

National TT squad for Olympic qualifiers announced

National table tennis champions Anthony Amalraj and Manika Batra will spearhead the six-member Indian squad for the Asian Olympic qualifiers which was announced here...

Russian sports minister’s anti-doping adviser suspended

Moscow, July 19 (IANS) Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Tuesday that his anti-doping adviser Natalia Zhelanova had been temporarily suspended following a...

South Korea beat England in Kabaddi World Cup

Shemdabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Continuing their winning streak, South Korea defeated England 56-17 in the ongoing Kabaddi World Cup here on Sunday. Korea rested their...

Mahindra felicitates Sindhu, Malik

Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Car manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. on Thursday felicitated Rio Olympic silver medallist shuttler P.V. Sindhu and bronze medal-winning wrestler...

Delhi Shine In Table Tennis Tourney

Siliguri (West Bengal), Dec 3 (IANS) Delhi beat Gujarat 3-1 to claim the sub-junior boys' team trophy for the first time, while West Bengal...

Shot-putter Inderjit raises voice against TOP scheme

Inderjit Singh, the country’s best shot-putter has raised voice against Target Olympics Podium scheme (TOP) offered by Union sports ministry for the preparation of...
Garbine Muguruza

Muguruza gets over Indian Wells failure, aims for Miami Open

Spanish tennis player Garbiñe Muguruza got over her elimination from the Indian Wells championship against American Christina Mchale (5-7, 1-6), to focus on the...

PWL: Haryana Hammer Delhi To Go Joint Top

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Haryana Hammers defeated Delhi Sultans 5-2 to register their third consecutive victory and clinch the joint lead in the...

Loeb Wins Dakar Rally Stage 2, Takes Overall Lead

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 4 (IANS) Nine-time world car rally champion Sebastien Loeb of France clinched the second stage of the Dakar Rally by...
Denmark

Denmark eyes 10 medals for Rio Olympics

The Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) has said the country aims to win 10 medals at the Rio Olympics in August. Should Denmark realise the...

Bolt, Biles Adjudged Sportspeople Of The Year At Laureus 2017

Monte Carlo (Monaco), Feb 15 (IANS) After glittering year for both athletes, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and American gymnast Simone Biles won the Sportsman...
Hamilton fastest in first practice session of Australian GP

Hamilton fastest in first practice session of Australian GP

Melbourne, March 18 (IANS) British driver Lewis Hamilton of team Mercedes topped the first practice session of the Australian Gran Prix, the first F1...

Patna Pirates trash Pune to keep the chances of semi-finals alive

Patna Pirates trashed Pune in the second match of the day at Pune just few moments ago. Patna dominated the entire match and did...

Please Don’t Call Our Players Illiterate: Goel Responds To Akhtar

New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Bollywood lyricist Javed Akhtar on Wednesday drew sharp criticism from Sports Minister Vijay Goel for calling India's sportstars "illiterate"...

Asian Beach Games to switch to 4-year cycle, maximum entry rules...

Danang (Vietnam), Sep 27 (IANS) A maximum of two athletes from each delegation will be allowed to compete in individual events at future editions...

Harika to compete in Chinese Chess League

Shanghai, July 22 (IANS) Following her success at the Fide Grand Prix in Chengdu where she emerged victorious in a field that included the...