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Chennaiyin FC holds first training session  (01 November 12:46 am) 
Nearly three weeks after the Indian Super League kicked off, Chennaiyin FC held its first training session at its home ground, the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, on Friday. After the weather gods...
Canada’s Milos Raonic upset world no. 2 Roger Federer 7-6(5), 7-5 to reach the Paris Masters semifinals on Friday, keeping alive his bid to reach the World Tour Finals. It was the first...
I believe ISL will come good, says Beto  (01 November 12:46 am) 
In the annals of the I-League, Roberto Mendes Silva, popularly called ‘Beto’, is regarded as one of the finest players. The Brazilian playmaker is a three-time I-League champion — twice with
Jha widens the gap  (01 November 12:46 am) 
Abhishek Jha opened up a commanding six-shot lead on the third day of the Asian Development Tour’s Take Solutions India Masters. On a balmy Friday, Jha returned a card of seven-under 65 to finish
Padmini Rout eyes fourth straight win  (01 November 12:46 am) 
Heading the field, Padmini Rout will be looking for a fourth victory on the trot when she faces Lakshmi Praneetha in the seventh round of the National women chess championship here on Saturday.
Bowen sounds positive  (01 November 12:46 am) 
NBA legend Bruce Bowen said India has the potential to do well in professional basketball if it follows a “serious grass-roots programme.” Bowen, a celebrated defender and part of the San A...
SRFI fetes medallists  (01 November 12:46 am) 
The Squash Rackets Federation of India on Friday felicitated India’s top squash players who won medals in the Commonwealth and Asian Games earlier this year. V.K. Jeyakodi, member secretary...
Podany joins injury list  (01 November 12:46 am) 
Atletico de Kolkata, which is reeling under suspensions and injuries, received more bad news with Czech Republic midfielder Jakub Podany joining the growing list of injured players. The pla...
The marquee players of the inaugural Indian Super League, while miles ahead of the rest skill-wise, have found it difficult to master the tough Indian conditions. Mumbai City FC’...
Adam Gilchrist believes that India’s chances in the upcoming tour of Australia will hinge on mental fortitude rather than coping with away conditions. India plays four Tests in a...
Daunting task ahead of Australia  (31 October 11:46 pm) 
Younis extends it to a double; Misbah chips in with one of his own
Murtaza restricts South Zone  (31 October 11:46 pm) 
Central openers delight in the second innings
In the past few years, showdowns between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund were the highlight matches of the Bundesliga seasons. Dortmund usually came out on top, even if Bayern claimed the titl...
A tumultuous end to the northern season  (31 October 11:46 pm) 
This part of the cricket year is often known as the dead end since it lies between the conclusion of the northern season and the start of the crowded southern campaigns.Not this year however...
Send representatives to India: Roberts  (31 October 11:46 pm) 
Legendary West Indies fast bowler Andy Roberts feels that the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) should immediately send representatives to India and salvage the situation by speaking to the BCCI bo...
Delhi looks for first away win against Goa  (31 October 09:46 pm) 
Having remained unbeaten so far, Delhi Dynamos will be looking to post their first away victory when they lock horns with winless FC Goa in the Indian Super League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium,...
Assiduous, Mannat shine  (31 October 08:46 pm) 
Assiduous, Mannat, Star Of Destiny, Diamond Quest and Aralyn shone when the horses were exercised here on Friday morning (October 31).Inner sand:600m: Air Dancer (B. Pa...
Track work noted at Pune  (31 October 08:46 pm) 
Track work noted at Pune on Friday (October 31) morning.Sand track:800m: Victoria Falls (Hamir), Sombrero (T.Mahesh) 53, 600/39. Former superior. Strategic Move (Neeraj), Top Command...
Former Australia wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist on Friday said he did not agree with his countryman Ian Chappell’s demand for Mahendra Singh Dhoni relinquishing Test captaincy and hand over the
Uncertainty over the availability of Wriddhiman Saha, who had a split webbing in his right hand, for the first ODI of the five-match series against Sri Lanka seems to be over as the wicket-keeper...
Murray clinches ATP finals berth in Paris  (31 October 07:46 am) 
Andy Murray clinched a spot in the ATP Finals on Thursday after beating Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets at the Paris Masters and then sent a message to his critics by scribbling “bad year” on a
The memory lingers. The fast and furious Simon Jones, steaming in, unleashed a thunderbolt. Only to look heavenwards in anguish as a lithe left-hander, on his first-class debut, pierced the field w...
Rout holds Swati, stays in lead  (31 October 01:46 am) 
Padmini Rout battled hard for 75 moves to down out-of-form Swati Ghate and maintained her half-point lead after six rounds of the National women chess championship here on Thursday. The unbe...
Herbert applies for India job  (31 October 01:46 am) 
Towards the end of the post-match press conference at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Wednesday, NorthEast United FC manager Ricki Herbert was flummoxed. Goalkeeper T.P. Rehenesh had delivere...
Panasonic Open golf from Nov. 6  (31 October 12:46 am) 
Young talents Rashid Khan and Chiragh Kumar, along with a host of domestic tour regulars will have to contend with serious overseas challengers, including defending champion Wade Ormsby, when the $...