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Chanu returns to Manipur after Oly glory, receives rousing welcome

By Sujit ChakrabortyImphal, July 27 | Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu was accorded a...

Olympics: After Australia disaster, India overcome Spain 3-0 (Ld)

Tokyo, July 27 | An inspired team change by coach Graham Reid and some solid work by the defenders helped India redeem themselves from...

Starc takes three as Australia clinch ODI series vs West Indies

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 27 | Australia's bowling attack proved too strong for West Indies in the decisive third and final One-day International, as the...

India outplay Spain 3-0 in men’s hockey match

Tokyo, July 27 | India recovered from their disastrous outing against world No. 1 Australia to defeat Spain 3-0 in a Group A league...

Heartbreak for India as Chaudhary-Manu pair finishes 7th in air pistol...

Tokyo, July 27 | There was more heartbreak for Indian shooters as the team of Saurabh Chaudhary and Manu Bhaker -- favourites to win...

Amber makes hay in the absence of Amber

By Niharika RainaNew Delhi, July 26 | In the absence of one Amber, another Amber takes the spotlight at the Tokyo Olympics.In the women's...

We were there to give professional help to Manu but no...

By Ajai MasandNew Delhi, July 26 | A day after India's pistol shooter Manu Bhaker developed a technical snag in her weapon during the...

Worked with coaches, Jayant Yadav to return to form: Chahal

Colombo, July 26 | India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, who on Sunday night kept the Sri Lankan innings in check in the middle-overs, has kept...

Olympics: Rankireddy-Shetty lose to Indonesian pair in men’s doubles

Tokyo, July 26 | India's Satwinsairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty went down after putting up a fight against world No.1 Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and...

Soumya Sarkar guides B’desh to win in series decider vs Zimbabwe

Harare, July 26 | Soumya Sarkar returned figures of 2/19 with the ball before scoring a career-best 68 as Bangladesh defeated Zimbabwe by five...

Olympics: Sharath Kamal reaches third round with hard-fought win

Tokyo, July 26 | India's Achanta Sharath Kamal reached the third round of the men's singles table tennis competition, fighting back from a game...

Olympics: Bhavani Devi’s campaign ends with loss in second round (2nd...

Tokyo, July 26 | CA Bhavani Devi, the first Indian fencer to win a round at the Olympics, went out with her head held...

Tokyo 2020 allows temporary removal of masks on the podium

Tokyo, July 26 | Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has allowed athletes to have a physically distanced image on the podium without their masks on...

Olympics: India reach quarterfinals in men’s team archery

Tokyo, July 26 | The Indian men's archery team reached the quarterfinals beating Kazakhstan 6-2 at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday.The Indian team of...

No demand by BCCI on immediate release of Shaw, Yadav for...

Tokyo, July 24 | Indian limited-overs team captain Shikhar Dhawan said on Saturday that there has been no request from the Indian cricket board...

India’s Manu Bhaker, Divyansh Panwar headline Day 2 of shooting competition

Tokyo, July 24 | Indian shooters will aim to lift themselves from Saturday's disappointing show when they begin Day 2 of their campaign at...

Aparshakti Khurana to once again host Indian Sports Honours

Mumbai, July 24 | Actor Aparshakti Khurana will once again be seen hosting the Indian Sports Honours. This is the second time the actor...

Mirabai’s silver medal a sparkling start for India in Olympics: Stalin

Chennai, July 24 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Saturday wished Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu for her achievement.Mirabai bagged a...

Mirabai’s medal a big boost for Indian weightlifting: Karnam Malleswari

Mumbai, July 24 | Karnam Malleswari and N Kunjarani Devi, two legends of Indian weightlifting, on Saturday hailed Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, silver medallist in...

Olympics tennis: Djokovic starts campaign with a win

Tokyo, July 24 | Men's world No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia and women's world No. 8 Iga Swiatek of Poland won their opening-round...

AIFF launches medical support policy for players, technical staff

New Delhi, July 24 | The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has come up with a policy to create a support system for football...

Japan expert Jeev Milkha Singh’s word of advice for India’s Olympics...

By Joy Chakravarty Dubai, July 24 | Jeev Milkha Singh, the most accomplished golfer in the history of Indian golf and also the most successful...

Mirabai’s performance one of the best by an Indian athlete: Abhinav...

New Delhi, July 24 | India's only individual gold medallist at the Olympics, former 10m air rifle shooter Abhinav Bindra, sent a heart-warming message...

Olympics table tennis: Manika Batra through to second round

Tokyo, July 24 | Indian paddler Manika Batra made it to the second round of women's singles table tennis at the Tokyo Olympics with...

Olympics tennis: Nagal beats Istomin to record India’s first tennis singles...

Tokyo, July 24 | India's lone hope in men's tennis singles Sumit Nagal powered to a 6-4, 6-7(6), 6-4 win over Denis Istomin of...

Olympics archery: India crash out in mixed team quarterfinals

Tokyo, July 24 | The Indian mixed team in archery comprising Deepika Kumari and Pravin Jadhav crashed out in the quarterfinals, losing to South...

Mirabai wins silver in women’s 49kg weightlifting

Tokyo, July 24 | Saikhom Mirabai Chanu won India's first medal in the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, claiming silver in the women's 49kg weightlifting....

Saurabh Chaudhary qualifies for the final of 10m air pistol

Tokyo, July 24 | India's ace 10m air pistol shooter Saurabh Chaudhary came up with superb marksmanship, topping the qualification round and lifting the...

FB connects fans to Olympic Games across its family of apps

San Francisco, July 24 | Facebook has announced to let people enjoy Tokyo Olympics 2020 via new features across its main platform, Instagram and...

Hockey team struggled in first, fourth quarter due to lack of...

Tokyo, July 24 | India's chief hockey coach Graham Reid conceded that his side struggled in the first and fourth quarter of the match...

Olympic archery: Deepika, Jadhav in mixed team quarterfinals

Tokyo, July 24 | India's world No.1 women's archer Deepika Kumari and experienced Pravin Jadhav provided some cheers to the contingent, securing a place...

Adaptability key to success in modern-day cricket (Column: Left-hand view)

By Anjum ChopraIt's new, it's fast and it's refreshing. That's the newest, sharpest format of cricket. The Hundred! As the game continues to evolve...

China’s Yang takes 10m air rifle gold, Indian challenge fizzles out

Tokyo, July 24 | Young Chinese shooter Yang Qian clinched the first gold of the Olympic Games, emerging victorious in the women's 10m...

Olympics hockey: India beat New Zealand 3-2 in first match

Tokyo, July 24 | Harmanpreet Singh scored two goals off penalty corners as India survived some anxious moments to scrape through to a 3-2...

Suspended West Indies-Australia ODI series set to resume

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 24 | The One-day International series between the West Indies and Australia will resume on July 25 (IST) following the suspension...

Tibetan bodies resent awarding Winter Olympics to Beijing

New Delhi, July 23 | Four Tibetan organisations based in Switzerland have filed a complaint against the International Olympic Committee (IOC) with the Swiss...

India field 5 ODI debutants for first time in over 40...

Colombo, July 23 | India on Friday fielded five debutants in a One-day International (ODI) for the first time in over 40 years. Sanju...

Much improved, women’s hockey team aims to impress

Mumbai, July 23 | India was one of the six teams invited to participate when women's hockey made its Olympics debut in 1980 at...

Bavuma reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Dubai, July 23 | South African captain Temba Bavuma was on Friday reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during...

Manpreet Singh-led India to make a cautious start in Tokyo

Tokyo, July 23 | Ahead of the Indian men's hockey team's opener against New Zealand in Pool A on July 24, captain Manpreet Singh...

Constantly motivating youngsters the duty of seniors: Sreejesh

Tokyo, July 23 | Veteran Indian hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh says that it is the duty of the experienced players to make the...

Deepika finishes 9th in ranking round, to take on Bhutanese archer...

Tokyo July 23 | Ace Indian archer Deepika Kumar finished a creditable ninth after the women's individual ranking round, notching up a total of...

Tokyo Olympics: Brazil’s Richarlison scores hat-trick against Germany

Yokohama, July 22 | Brazilian forward Richarlison scored a hat-trick in the match against Germany at International Stadium, Yokohama on Thursday. This is the...

British officials frustrated as athletes struggle mentally in isolation

Tokyo, July 22 | Officials of Great Britain team are getting infuriated at the refusal of authorities here to discuss the possible release 10...

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 Games set to begin amid lack of enthusiasm

Tokyo, July 22 | The Olympic Games, beginning on Friday, is the world's biggest sporting extravaganza but in the Japanese capital, which is the...

Covid watch: Shooter Amber Hill withdrawn after testing positive

London, July 21 | British skeet shooter Amber Hill has withdrawn from the upcoming Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19. She tested positive...

Avesh Khan under observation, won’t take part in practice match

Durham, July 21 | The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Wednesday that right-arm pacer Avesh Khan remains under medical...

Rizwan, Livingstone make big gains in T20I Player Rankings

Dubai, July 21 | Pakistan opener Mohammad Rizwan and England middle-order batsman Liam Livingstone have made huge progress in the ICC Men's T20I Player...

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‘Mediation the best solution’: SC on Kirloskar family feud

New Delhi, July 27 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday said "mediation is the best solution" while hearing a plea by Kirloskar Brothers Ltd...