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  • India-B reigns on collective batting effort

    8 March, 2018 5:19 PM 29

    Samarth’s ton and his 132-run partnership with Gautam proves inadequate for Karnataka India-B, with a collective performance, upstaged the good show by Karnataka middle-order batsmen R. Samarth (107) and C.M. Gautam (76) in the final of the Deodhar Trophy cricket tournament here on Thursday. Set a target of 290 to win, India-B, building on an 84-run start

  • Federation Cup: Ayyasamy overcomes hurdles for a new mark

    8 March, 2018 5:00 PM 29

    Arpinder also makes make the grade for CWG; Maheswary injured badly For a year and half, Dharun Ayyasamy was recovering from a serious stress fracture. Till a week back, he was down with typhoid. On Thursday, the Mangalore University student set a new meet record, a new National record and qualified for the Commonwealth Games, clocking 49.45 seconds

  • Coach Karargui slams SRFI

    8 March, 2018 4:42 PM 44

    Unlikely to travel with team to Commonwealth Games Foreign coach Achraf El Karargui has slammed the ‘high-handed’ and ‘unprofessional’ approach of national squash federation SRFI and his return to India looks highly unlikely with less than three weeks to go for the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. Speaking from his hometown Alexandria in Egypt, the coach

  • Muskan bags two gold medals

    8 March, 2018 4:31 PM 44

    Muskan Kirar clinched her second gold, teaming up with Divya Dhayal and Mrinal Hiwrale, to claim the compound women’s team gold medal in the Asia Cup Stage I archery event here on Thursday. The trio’s performance helped India defeat Indonesia 227-221 in the final. The 17-year-old had earlier won the compound women’s crown. The 20-year-old Promila Daimary

  • Another easy win for Australia

    8 March, 2018 4:05 PM 45

    Indian women come up with better show India’s second string team, after choosing to bat, put up a better display in the second warm-up game against the touring Australian women’s team here on Thursday. But a total of 170 turned out to be far from competitive as the Southern Stars captain Meg Lanning struck form with a half century and showed the way for her team to record

  • Yuki Bhambri gets the better of Ramkumar to qualify for Indian Wells main draw

    8 March, 2018 4:03 PM 50

    Indian Wells: Yuki Bhambri outsmarted Ramkumar Ramanathan in the battle of top Indians to qualify for the Indian Wells ATP Masters event, his first 1000 series tournament in nine years. Yuki, seeded ninth in the qualifiers, prevailed 6-4 6-2 in the second and final qualifying round to make it to the season's first Master series event. Yuki now leads

  • 2nd Warm-up: Australian Women beat India A Women by seven wickets

    8 March, 2018 4:03 PM 52

    The Australians, who had thrashed India A by 321 runs in the first warm-up game on Tuesday, continued their winning streak. Mumbai: The Australian women defeated India A Women by seven wickets on Thursday to clinch the warm-up game, which was played here. The Australia women's team, which had thrashed India A by 321 runs in the first warm-up game on Tuesday

  • Not kept in the loop, won't sign central contracts: BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary

    8 March, 2018 4:03 PM 48

    New Delhi: BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary Thursday questioned the process followed for awarding central contracts to international and domestic cricketers, saying none of the office-bearers was kept in the loop on the matter. COA member Diana Edulji, however, alleged that the BCCI finance committee sat on the central contracts despite three

  • India finish with three gold, two bronze in Asia Cup Archery

    8 March, 2018 4:03 PM 37

    Promila Daimary won a second individual gold medal for India as the junior archers bagged three gold and two bronze medals to finish their Asia Cup Archery Stage 1 campaign on a high on Thursday. Bangkok: Promila Daimary won a second individual gold medal for India as the junior archers bagged three gold and two bronze medals to finish their Asia Cup Archery

  • India's teenage shooter Anish Bhanwala bags bronze in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol at ISSF Shooting World Cup

    8 March, 2018 11:15 AM 40

    Guadalajara (Mexico): Indian teenager Anish Bhanwala stood third after the first qualifying round of the Men`s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol event at the ISSF Shooting World Cup. The 15-year old, who has a bright chance of making it to the final in his senior World Cup debut, was sandwiched by three 2016 Rio Olympics medallists after the first round here on Wednesday