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  • Arthav struggles past Aditya

    20 March, 2018 12:10 PM 18

    DEHRA DUN: Arthav Neema fought his way past lucky-loser Aditya Vardhan Roy Chowdhury 5-7, 6-3, 7-6(5) in the boys first round of the ITF grade-5 junior tennis tournament at the Shanti Academy courts. In the pre-quarterfinals, Arthav will play second Aarya Zaveri, who cruised past qualifier Naresh Badgujar for the loss of two games. In the girls section

  • Pinyada favoured for Royal Calcutta Turf Club Cup

    20 March, 2018 9:53 AM 19

    Pinyada, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in the Royal Calcutta Turf Club Cup (1,400m), the feature event of the races to be held here on Wednesday (March 21). False rails (width about 6m from 1,600m to the winning post) will be in position. 1. IRUPU FALLS PLATE (Div. II), (1,400m), rated 00 to 20, 2-15 pm: 1, Magnificent Mary (7) Antony

  • Five things to know about day-night Test cricket

    20 March, 2018 7:34 AM 18

    Auckland: The first Test between New Zealand and England, starting at Eden Park in Auckland on Thursday, is the maiden day-night Test in New Zealand and only the ninth worldwide. Sri Lanka are the only team to win a day-night Test away when they beat Pakistan by 68 runs in Dubai last year. The other seven have all been home-ground victories. Sri Lanka

  • Yuki advances in Miami qualifiers, Ramkumar ousted

    20 March, 2018 5:55 AM 17

    Yuki Bhambri beats Argentina’s Renzo Olivo in straight sets Continuing his imperious form, Yuki Bhambri crushed Argentina’s Renzo Olivo in straight sets to move into the final round of the ATP Miami Masters qualifiers but Ramkumar Ramanathan was ousted from the high-profile tournament. Yuki, who qualified for the Indian Wells Masters and went on to scalp

  • WWE SmackDown Live superstar Rusev named most underrated wrestler of 2017

    20 March, 2018 4:45 AM 29

    WWE SmackDown Live superstar Rusev has been named the most underrated wrestler of 2017 by the 'Wrestling Observer'. The most underrated wrestler award is given to a wrestler who doesn’t get a reward despite putting in all the effort and has immense support of WWE fans. The award, in place since 2002, was won by Cesaro for five consecutive years from 2013 to 2017. He also holds

  • Manchester United extend Ashley Young's deal by a year

    20 March, 2018 4:45 AM 27

    Manchester: Manchester United have extended Ashley Young’s deal for an extra year by triggering a one-year option in the versatile England wing back’s contract, British media said on Monday. The 32-year-old Young, who is in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for their next two friendlies, has been in fine form for United, keeping left-back Luke Shaw out of the side. The former

  • Eugenie Bouchard passes first test in Miami qualifying

    20 March, 2018 4:45 AM 31

    Bouchard, a former Wimbledon finalist who has fallen outside the top 100 in the world rankings since reaching a career-high fifth in 2014, fired seven aces as she dispatched Allie Kiick 6-2, 6-2. Canadian Eugenie Bouchard beat American wildcard Allie Kiick 6-2, 6-2 to be among a parade of former top 20 players to win their first-round qualifying matches

  • 'Outrageous' Cristiano Ronaldo has Lionel Messi in his sights

    19 March, 2018 6:02 PM 35

    After an uncharacteristically slow start to the season which provoked questions about his longevity, Cristiano Ronaldo has roared back to life with a torrent of goals and now has La Liga`s top scorer award in his sights. On a weekend to savour for strikers around Europe, Ronaldo followed the lead of Liverpool`s Mohamed Salah and Inter Milan`s Mauro Icardi

  • Aditi Ashok sparkles in final round of Bank of Hope Founders Cup, finishes creditable 26th

    19 March, 2018 6:02 PM 32

    Phoenix (US): Indian golfer Aditi Ashok regained her form on the final day as she carded six birdies en route to her best card of the week to finish T-26 at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup on the LPGA tour. The 19-year-old Indian, playing her second season on the LPGA, was making her first start since missing one in Australia at the beginning of the year. She had three

  • Windies stay on course

    19 March, 2018 5:16 PM 30

    West Indies edged closer to a place in the 2019 World Cup when it defeated Zimbabwe by four wickets in the latest qualifying match on Monday. Chasing 290 to win, the two-time champion reached its target with six balls to spare. Marlon Samuels smashed 86 (4x6) while Evin Lewis and Shai Hope also contributed half centuries. The West Indies leads the Super