Category: Sports

French Open: Thiem eases to men’s singles final

Paris [France]: World No. 7 and Austria's Dominic Thiem on Friday progressed to the final of the Roland Garros after…

French Open: Nadal sees off del Potro, storms into final

Paris: Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal on Friday outclassed Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro to storm into his record 11th…

Nadal eyes 11th French Open title as clock ticks

Paris: Rafael Nadal admits that his desire to clinch an 11th French Open title on Sunday is fired by his…

New Zealand women post new ODI all-time record 490-4 in Ireland rout

London: New Zealand's women's team posted the highest score in any one-day international when they made a mammoth 490 for…

Kohli named Indian cricketer of the year

New Delhi: Virat Kohli won India's cricketer of the year award for the fifth time on Thursday for outstanding performances…

Indian team aiming high in upcoming hockey champions trophy

Bengaluru: With an eye on the upcoming Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup, the Indian Men's Hockey team continued their preparations…

Udanta Singh inspired by ‘idol’ Sunil Chhetri

Mumbai: Indian professional footballer and FC Bengaluru's winger, Kumam Udanta Singh talked about skipper Sunil Chhetri, calling him "simply an…

Haryana athletes asked to hand over one-third income to state

Chandigarh: The Haryana Sports and youth affairs department has asked its sports-persons to deposit one-third of their income earned from…

French Open: Del Potro sets up semi clash with Nadal

Paris: World No. 6 Juan Martin del Potro outclassed Marin Cilic of Croatia, 7-6 (7-5) 5-7 6-3 7-5, to set…

French Open: Halep defeats Muguruza, to play in third final

Paris: World No. 1 and Romanian tennis ace Simona Halep on Thursday eased past third seed Garbine Muguruza of Spain,…

Asian Junior Athletics Championships: Jakhar claims hammer gold

Gifu: India got their campaign at the 2018 Asian Junior Athletics Championships off to a strong start winning four medals…

Intercontinental Cup: India lose 1-2 to New Zealand

Mumbai (Maharashtra): The Indian football team's campaign at the Intercontinental Cup clash came to a disappointing end as they slumped…

Ronaldo return inspires Portugal past Algeria

Lisbon: With talisman Cristiano Ronaldo back in the side, Portugal strolled to a 3-0 win over Algeria in a World…

Sports Ministry approves upward revision of pension to meritorious sportspersons

New Delhi: Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore has approved the upward revision of pension to meritorious sportspersons.…

‘I’m only human’, says Nadal ahead of 11th French Open semi-final

Paris: Rafael Nadal insisted he still "feels pressure" and is "only human", after battling back from a set down to…

Rashid Khan spins Afghanistan to T20 series sweep over Bangladesh

Dehradun: Spin sensation Rashid Khan bowled an excellent last over to help Afghanistan eke out a thrilling one-run win over…

Sachin expresses happiness over son Arjun’s first cricketing milestone

Mumbai (Maharashtra): Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday expressed his happiness over the selection of his son Arjun Tendulkar in the Indian…

Bangladesh’s Rubel Hossain reprimanded for showing dissent

Dubai: Bangladesh fast bowler Rubel Hossain has received an official reprimand and one demerit point for breaching the ICC Code…

Kohli set to receive Polly Umrigar award

New Delhi: Following his phenomenal showing in the past two seasons, India skipper Virat Kohli will be presented with the…

Mike Hesson to step down as New Zealand head coach

Wellington: With less than a year to go for 2019 World Cup, Mike Hesson has announced that he would step…