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21 April, 2018 5:35 PM Monte Carlo Masters: Kei Nishikori Wears Down Alexander Zverev To Set Up Rafael Nadal Final

Rafael Nadal reached his 12th final in Monte Carlo earlier Saturday by seeing off Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1. He won his last match against Nadal in the 2016 Olympic bronze-medal match, but has never beaten the 10-time Monte Carlo champion on clay. Nadal reached his 12th final in Monte Carlo earlier Saturday by seeing off Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1. Third 31

21 April, 2018 1:58 PM Shooters set sights on World Cup

Chance for Manu and Anish to gauge their prowess The cream of Indian shooters, fresh from their efforts in the Commonwealth Games, will now set their sights on the season’s second World Cup starting here on Sunday. For Ravi Kumar, Deepak Kumar, Mehuli Ghosh, Anjum Moudgil and Apurvi Chandela, it will be a chance to give a strong start for India in the air rifle 33

18 April, 2018 3:35 PM Mo Farah eyes British record

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah aims to break the British record at the 38th London Marathon to be held on Sunday. The 35-year-old will target Steve Jones’s record of 2:07:13 set in 1985, when he takes on the 42.195km challenge for the second time. “I have learned a lot since I made my marathon debut in London in 2014,” he said on Tuesday. “I understand 38

17 April, 2018 3:55 PM CWG 2018: Now IOA says it supports Vikram Sisodia appealing against CGF reprimand

New Delhi: Days after saying that triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker KT Irfan will be liable to sanctions for breaching CWG's 'no needle policy', the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Tuesday said it supports officials who had appealed against the CGF Court decision to oust the two athletes from the Games Village in Gold Coast. Rakesh Babu and Irfan 45

17 April, 2018 3:55 PM CWG medal a huge boost for me, says shooter Mehuli Ghosh

New Delhi: Teenage shooting sensation Mehuli Ghosh reckons that her silver medal at the just-concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games (CWG) is a huge boost as it will help her at future competitions. The 17-year-old Kolkata girl had surpassed defending champion Apurvi Chandela in the last few moments of the women's 10 metre air rifle event of the 2018 CWG but missed 45

14 April, 2018 8:54 AM CWG: Wrestler Sumit Malik claims freestyle 125kg gold

His opponent, Nigeria’s Sinivie Boltic, was ruled out of the final due to an injury Indian wrestler Sumit Malik claimed the gold medal in the men’s freestyle 125 kg after his opponent, Nigeria’s Sinivie Boltic, was ruled out of the final due to an injury at the 21st Commonwealth Games, here on Saturday. Sumit defeated Pakistan’s Tayab Raza 10-4 in a dramatic 25

14 April, 2018 6:14 AM CWG 2018: Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win gold in javelin throw

Neeraj Chopra on Saturday became the first Indian javelin thrower to claim a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, with a season’s best effort of 86.47m in the final. The 20-year-old junior world champion had made the final after achieving the qualifying mark in his very first throw on Friday. Neeraj was favourite for gold after his 85.94m throw last month 40

14 April, 2018 4:55 AM Mary Kom claims gold on CWG debut

The legend of M C Mary Kom (48kg) grew larger as she added the Commonwealth Games gold to her packed medal cabinet, thrashing Northern Ireland's Kristina O'Hara in the final here today. The 35-year-old five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist was competing in her debut Commonwealh Games, also perhaps her last, and made it a memorable one with yet another 46

12 April, 2018 11:29 AM Sushil, Aware strike gold, Babita settles for silver in wrestling

Aware’s triumph opens India’s gold medal account in the three-day wrestling competition in the Games. Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar (74 kg) and Rahul Aware on Thursday claimed contrasting gold medals even as defending champion Babita Phogat (53 kg) settled for a silver on the opening day of the 21st Commonwealth Games’ wrestling competition in Gold Coast 34

12 April, 2018 5:15 AM Sushil, two others enter final at CWG wrestling

Double Olympic-medallist Sushil Kumar (74kg) turned on the style with comprehensive victories as four Indians assured themselves of medals on the opening day of Commonwealth Games' wrestling competition here. Sushil, the defending champion, scored easy victories over Canada's Jevon Balfour and Pakistan's Muhammad Asad Butt by technical superiority before 26