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Royal flush at 10th Poker championship

For Amin Rozani, Co-founder and Managing Director of the Spartan Poker, the IPC is close to heart.

18 Jan 2020 1:43 AM

It was Saina Nehwal's decision to shift: Prakash Padukone Academy

Gopichand revealed how miserable he felt when Saina decided to join Padukone's academy to train under Vimal Kumar in Bengaluru.

14 Jan 2020 11:55 AM

Malaysia masters: Prannoy, Sindhu, Saina advance

Prannoy, ranked 26th in the world, took 34 minutes to send Tsuneyama packing with a 21-9, 21-17 win in the first round match.

09 Jan 2020 1:05 AM

Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal cruises to 2nd round; Sai Praneeth, Srikanth bow out

The London Olymics bronze medallist Saina beat Tan 21-15 21-17 in just 36 minutes of action.

08 Jan 2020 2:40 PM

Gargy Nayak muscles her way to title

Gargy, who stays in Cuttack and works as a Zumba trainer, is a reputed Odissi dancer.

08 Jan 2020 1:44 AM


Hope Viswanathan Anand will continue for a few more years: Vladimir Kramnik

Vladimir Kramnik, however, said recent results suggest that Anand may be past his prime.

08 Jan 2020 1:39 AM

No need to panic about PV Sindhu’s form: Pullela Gopichand

To be honest, for the next couple of years we may not have the same level of players as we have at the moment.

05 Jan 2020 2:36 AM

Even an Olympic gold can't satisfy my hunger: Shooter Manu Bhaker

In December 2019, Bhaker clinched two gold medals in the 63rd National Shooting Championship Competitions.

04 Jan 2020 5:54 PM

Doughty drive, baby on board

Koneru Humpy on a high after mother of all wins.

01 Jan 2020 1:40 AM

Russia challenges WADA doping ban

Ganus also said he had sent a letter to WADA informing the anti-doping of his personal stance.

27 Dec 2019 5:03 PM


Athletics 2019: Controversies hog limelight; injuries hamper Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das

Athletics also became the third dirtiest sport in the country, behind bodybuilding and weightlifting, with nearly 20 doping cases this year.

26 Dec 2019 3:48 PM

Geeta Phogat gives birth to baby boy

The two got married on January 29, 2017, in Haryana.

25 Dec 2019 1:16 PM

‘Indian runners have potential, but need time and guidance’

US Olympian Janet Cherobon-Bawcom was in Pune for a while to motivate the Indian runners.

25 Dec 2019 12:53 AM

MC Mary Kom aims medal in Tokyo Olympics

The 36-year-old boxer bagged a bronze medal in 51kg category of Women's World Boxing Championships 2019 back in October.

24 Dec 2019 7:30 PM

‘BFI did not tell Nikhat Zareen to skip Nationals’

Off the 18 men’s boxers who made the cut for the Olympic trials in various weight categories, 11 were not a part of the Nationals.

24 Dec 2019 1:33 AM


Jwala Gutta urges Indian sportspersons to 'come out and condemn violence'

Gutta took to Twitter and posted a video where she called all the country's sportsperson as 'peace ambassadors'.

23 Dec 2019 2:54 PM

Inconsistent world champion Sindhu, fast-rising Lakshya steer Indian badminton 2019

After two silvers and two bronze medals, Sindhu finally fetched India its first-ever World Championships gold in the sport.

23 Dec 2019 2:51 PM

Inconsistent world-conqueror PV Sindhu steers Indian badminton in 2019

After two silvers and two bronze medals, Sindhu finally fetched India its first ever World Championships gold in the sport.

23 Dec 2019 1:06 PM

'Let's address root cause of unrest over citizenship law': Mohammad Kaif

Kaif had tweeted from his handle that he condemns the violence and said that the root cause of the unrest should be addressed.

20 Dec 2019 5:47 PM

Global sport doping cases up 13% in 2017: WADA

The Montreal-based agency reported 1,804 Anti-Doping Rule Violations for 2017, a rise from 1,595 in 2016.

20 Dec 2019 12:43 PM