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Shooter Chaudhary betters World Cup score at Asian championships

Osijek (Croatia), May 24 | Saurabh Chaudhary, 2018 Asian Games champion in men's 10m air pistol, scored 589 in Minimum Qualification Score (MQS) of...

Ex-motorsport governing body president Max Mosley passes away

London, May 24 | Max Mosley, the former president of motorsports' world governing body FIA, has died aged 81.Mosley became FIA president in 1993...

Captain Sergio Ramos left out of Spain’s Euro squad

Madrid, May 24 | Spain captain Sergio Ramos has not been included in Luis Enrique's Euro 2020 squad named on Monday after an injury-troubled...

Shahid Afridi ruled out of PSL’s Abu Dhabi leg

Lahore, May 24 | Multan Sultans' star all-rounder Shahid Afridi was on Monday ruled out of the Abu Dhabi leg of the Pakistan Super...

Boxer Hussamuddin in quarter-finals of Asian championships

Dubai, May 24 | India began their campaign in Asian Boxing Championships on Monday on a promising note as Mohammad Hussamuddin defeated Makhmud Sabyrkhan...

Bopanna, Sharan get additional funding to train for Olympics

New Delhi, May 24 | The Mission Olympic Cell (MOC) on Monday cleared the funding for India's doubles tennis player Rohan Bopanna, his coach...

Elavanil shoots her way to top in 10m air rifle event

Osijek (Croatia), May 24 | India's Olympic-bound 10 metre air rifle shooter Elavanil Valarivan gave a good account of herself, scoring 630.4 to stay...

Hill, who broke Zatopek’s marathon world record, no more

London, May 24 | Marathon runner Ron Hill, who broke several world records during a career spanning 10 years, from 1962 to 1972, died...

Coco Gauff makes big ranking leap before French Open

Paris, May 24 | American teenager Coco Gauff and Spain's 23-year-old Paula Badosa made significant movement in the WTA rankings released on Monday, following...

Anger in Japan over ‘sacrifices’ needed to host Olympics

Tokyo, May 24 | International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach and vice-president John Coates were the target of social media anger in Japan...

Aussie batsman Hodge asks BCCI to ‘locate’ IPL dues

Sydney, May 24 | Former Australia batsman Brad Hodge took to twitter to bring to the Indian cricket board's notice unpaid dues for his...

Former India midfielder Renedy in frontline of Covid duty

Imphal, May 24 | Former India football team midfielder Renedy Singh is alarmed at the growing number of Covid-19 cases in his home state...

Hockey India adds 126 umpires and judges for competitions

New Delhi, May 24 | Hockey India (HI) said on Monday that it has added 126 candidates to its list of umpires and judges...

Shapovalov pulls out of French Open with shoulder injury

London, May 24 | Canadian Denis Shapovalov has pulled out of the French Open with a shoulder injury.The 14th-ranked Canadian, 22, had recently hit...

Juventus, Milan seal Champions League spots

Rome, May 24 | The race for the Champions League in Serie A came to an end on Sunday, as Juventus joined AC Milan...

Aguero close to Barcelona move, says Guardiola

London, May 24 | Sergio Aguero is close to agreeing a deal to move to Barcelona, according to Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola. Aguero...

Liverpool, Chelsea confirm Champions League place, Leicester miss out

London, May 24 | Liverpool and Chelsea confirmed their qualification for the last two places in next season's Champions League after a dramatic last...

BCCI says it will donate 2000 oxygen concentrators

New Delhi, May 24 | The Indian cricket board on Monday said it would donate oxygen concentrators to help fight the raging second wave...

Azharuddin reunited with historic bat

New Delhi, May 24 | Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin was reunited with the bat he used to score record three consecutive hundreds in...

Rahul recovering well, can fly with India team to England

New Delhi, May 24 | Batsman KL Rahul is on way to recovery and will most likely travel to England with India team on...

Boult gears up for England & India with week-long warm-up

Auckland, May 24 | New Zealand pace bowler Trent Boult, who will open bowling against India in World Test Championship (WTC) final next month,...

IPL’s brand value can suffer if held in England: Panesar

London, May 24 | Indian cricket board will be risking Indian Premier League's (IPL) brand value if it holds remainder of cash-rich tournament in...

Windies camp hit by Covid-19 case ahead of SA series

St Lucia, May 24 | West Indies squad preparing for next month's international series against South Africa was disrupted by Covid-19 after uncapped pace...

Assessing conditions will be key to batting in England: Gill

New Delhi, May 24 | India opener Shubman Gill said assessing ever-changing conditions in England and playing out sessions will be key for him...

India women cricketers need a players’ body: Guha

London, May 24 | Former England woman cricketer Isa Guha wants a players' association for India women cricketers after British newspaper The Telegraph reported...

Nagal to face Macorca in 1st round of French Open qualifiers

Paris, May 24 | India's ace tennis player Sumit Nagal will face Roberto Macorca of Italy in the first round of French Open qualifiers...

Inter cap off title with 5-1 win over Udinese

Milan, May 23 | Inter Milan capped their Scudetto-winning season with a resounding 5-1 victory over Udinese at San Siro on Sunday.Ashley Young, making...

Indian boxers begin campaign in Asian championships on Monday

New Delhi, May 23 | India's Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist Mohammad Hussamuddin (56 kg), former Asian champion Shiva Thapa (64kg) and Sumit Sangwan (81kg) will...

Miraz 4-fer, Rahim 84 helps B’desh beat SL by 33 runs

Dhaka, May 23 | Mehidy Hasan Miraz's four-wicket haul, coupled with wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim's 84, helped Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 33 runs....

Wrestler murder case: Sushil Kumar sent to 6 days police custody

New Delhi, May 23 | A Delhi court on Sunday sent wrestler and Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, arrested in connection with his alleged involvement...

Delhi Police celebrates Sushil’s arrest on World Wrestling Day

New Delhi, May 23 | Delhi Police arrested India's two-time Olympic-medallist Sushil Kumar ironically when wrestling fraternity was celebrating World Wrestling Day.The Special Cell...

Max Verstappen wins Monaco GP

Monte Carlo (Monaco), May 23 | Max Verstappen of Red Bull won the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix and took the championship lead from...

Barcelona’s season has been a positive one: Koeman

Barcelona, May 23 | Ronald Koeman believes his first campaign in charge of Barcelona can be considered a positive one and is confident he...

Tsitsipas wins Lyon Open with straight sets win over Norrie

Lyon, May 23 | Stefanos Tsitsipas teed himself up for the French Open in dominant fashion as he claimed his second title of 2021...

Zim cricketer signed up by Puma after heartfelt appeal

Harare, May 23 | Zimbabwe cricketer Ryan Burl's heartfelt appeal for sponsors seems to have borne fruit as he announced on Sunday that he...

Indonesia declares it will bid for 2032 Olympics

Jakarta, May 23 | Indonesia on Sunday said that despite Brisbane's strong bid for hosting the 2032 Olympics, it would continue to push for...

Kohli praised me after I took his wicket: Avesh Khan

Mumbai, May 23 | Delhi Capitals pace bowler Avesh Khan has revealed the praise he received from India and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper...

Shooters take aim in competition after eight weeks

New Delhi, May 23 | India's Olympic-bound shooters, currently training in Zagreb, are set to compete in Minimum Qualifying Score (MQS) category of European...

Kohli’s ex-girlfriend Izabelle making waves on social media

New Delhi, May 23 | India captain Virat Kohli's ex-girlfriend Izabelle Leite's photos are going viral on Instagram. Kohli, who has been India's Test...

Dubai results won’t have any impact in Doha: Indian football team

Doha, May 23 | Indian football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu said on Sunday that the results of the international friendlies in Dubai in...

Coco sweeps singles and doubles titles in Parma

Parma (Italy), May 23 | American tennis player Coco Gauff made a clean sweep of the titles at the Emilia-Romagna Open, as she paired...

IPL’s gilt-edged status comes back to bite BCCI

By Khurram HabibIndian Premier League (IPL), the super baby and golden goose of the country's cricket board which drew the worlds best cricketers to...

After Covid-19 scare, SL-Bangladesh ODI starts

Dhaka, May 23 | After a lot of uncertainty on whether the opening One-day International (ODI) between Sir Lanka and Bangladesh would go ahead...

Cricket’s inclusion in 2028 Olympics: ICC bets on Indian subcontinent fans

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, May 23 | The International Cricket Council (ICC) has cited the Indian subcontinent's enormous cricket reach, 92 per cent...

Delhi Capitals’ Hetmyer to play for Multan Sultans in PSL

Lahore, May 23 | West Indian batsman Shimron Hetmyer, who plays for Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League (IPL), along with compatriot Johnson...

21 killed in China mountain marathon

Beijing, May 23 | Tragedy struck the 100 km cross-country mountain marathon race in China's Baiyin City in Gansu province as 21 participants died...

Atletico Madrid pip Real Madrid to La Liga title

Barcelona, May 23 | Luis Suarez fired Atletico Madrid to a 2-1 win at Real Valladolid to earn his team La Liga for the...

Saha’s comments on Pant a sign of true professionalism: Salman Butt

Lahore, May 23 | Pakistan cricketer, Salman Butt, has hailed India's wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha's comments that Rishabh Pant should be the country's first-choice keeper,...

Hours before ODI vs Bangladesh, two SL cricketers test Covid-positive

Dhaka, May 23 | Hours before the start of the Sri Lankan cricket team's One-day International (ODI) against Bangladesh in Dhaka, three members of...

Jadeja will be the ‘X-factor’ for India in WTC final

London, May 23 | Former England left-arm spinner Monty Panesar feels all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja "will be the X-factor" when India take on the...

Business

Xiaomi-led Chinese brands capture 74% of India’s smartphone market

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Led by Xiaomi, Chinese brands captured 74 per cent share in the Indian smartphone market in the third quarter...