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Motor Racing: Only natural for Max Verstappen to question himself: Adrian Newey

Motor Racing: Only natural for Max Verstappen to question himself: Adrian Newey

 Max Verstappen may sometimes appear impervious to criticism but Red Bull technical head Adrian Newey says Formula One`s youngest race winner has been doing some soul-searching as the mistakes mount

Jun 05, 2018, 15:53 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal train at separate academies ahead of hectic schedule

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal train at separate academies ahead of hectic schedule

Fierce rivals on the court, badminton stars Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu are training at separate academies of national coach Pullela Gopichand ever since their epic Commonwealth Games summit clash in

Jun 05, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
Gritty Shubhankar sharma qualifies for US Open Golf Championship

Gritty Shubhankar sharma qualifies for US Open Golf Championship

Shubhankar Sharma's magnificent year continued as the Indian grabbed a spot in next week's US Open Golf Championships with a solid display of 69-68 in the qualifiers here.

Jun 05, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
Olympics: End gold medal targets, says Australian Ian Thorpe

Olympics: End gold medal targets, says Australian Ian Thorpe

  Swimmer Ian Thorpe, Australia`s most decorated Olympian, has called on national bodies to stop setting gold medal targets as it puts too much pressure on athletes. 

Jun 05, 2018, 11:31 AM IST
Boxer Gaurav Bidhuri hopeful to clinch medal in Asian Games

Boxer Gaurav Bidhuri hopeful to clinch medal in Asian Games

 World Championship bronze medalist boxer Gaurav Bidhuri on Tuesday assured that he will do his best in the Asian Games and definitely win a medal for the country.

Jun 05, 2018, 10:58 AM IST
Warning signs were there for Ariya Jutanugarn, says Brad Faxon

Warning signs were there for Ariya Jutanugarn, says Brad Faxon

 Ariya Jutanugarn`s collapse at the U.S. Women's Open on Sunday ranked among the most memorable in major championship history, eight-times PGA Tour winner Brad Faxon said after watching the Thai

Jun 04, 2018, 12:00 PM IST
French Open: Williams sisters crash out of women's doubles

French Open: Williams sisters crash out of women's doubles

The Williams sisters lost 6-4, 6-7(4), 6-0 to Klepac and Martinez respectively.

Jun 04, 2018, 06:57 AM IST
Confident Anirban Lahiri blazes through front nine at Memorial; Tiger Woods lies seventh

Confident Anirban Lahiri blazes through front nine at Memorial; Tiger Woods lies seventh

Anirban Lahiri has changed another putter and feels his confidence is slowly building up once again as he shot a 3-under 69 in the third round of the Memorial Tournament.

Jun 03, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen, stays in Altibox Norway title hunt

Viswanathan Anand holds Magnus Carlsen, stays in Altibox Norway title hunt

  Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway to stay in contention for top honours after the end of the fifth round of

Jun 03, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
Manipur Chief Minister writes to Rathore to intervene in Sanjita doping controversy

Manipur Chief Minister writes to Rathore to intervene in Sanjita doping controversy

 Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh today sought the intervention of Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore in the doping controversy involving Commonwealth Games gold medallist Sanjit Chanu

Jun 03, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association to follow 'No accreditation policy' for parents at Asian Games

Indian Olympic Association to follow 'No accreditation policy' for parents at Asian Games

 Left with bitter experience after Saina Nehwal's pull-out threat during the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to strictly follow "no accreditation

Jun 03, 2018, 13:12 PM IST
Yearly auctions help franchise rebuild, re-organise: PKL Director

Yearly auctions help franchise rebuild, re-organise: PKL Director

The just-concluded Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) auctions witnessed a massive hike in the price tags of players, with five Indians and one foreigner entering the Rs 1 crore club, adding a whole new level

Jun 03, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Asian Games: IOA planning 900 member contingent from listed 2370

Asian Games: IOA planning 900 member contingent from listed 2370

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is planning a jumbo 900-member contingent from the provisional list of 2370 for the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia from August 18-September 2.

Jun 02, 2018, 18:27 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand draws with Wesley So at Altibox Norway Chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand draws with Wesley So at Altibox Norway Chess tournament

Viswanathan Anand played out his fourth draw on the trot, signing peace with Wesley So of United States in the fourth round of the Altibox Norway Chess tournament.

Jun 02, 2018, 17:51 PM IST
CWG gold medallist Sanjita Chanu cries foul after failing dope test

CWG gold medallist Sanjita Chanu cries foul after failing dope test

"I can't believe that I have tested positive because I haven't taken anything myself."

Jun 01, 2018, 21:33 PM IST
India's Vani Kapoor finishes first round in 56th at Ladies Jabra Open

India's Vani Kapoor finishes first round in 56th at Ladies Jabra Open

Indian woman golfer Vani Kapoor shot a round of 3-over 74, to lie in 56th place after round one of the rain-affected Ladies Jabra Open, which is being played at the renowned Evian Resort Golf Course

Jun 01, 2018, 15:15 PM IST
King Lebron James rules the court in heroic Game One defeat

King Lebron James rules the court in heroic Game One defeat

 LeBron James said the fact that his 51-point performance in Game One of the NBA on Thursday ended with a Cleveland Cavaliers loss underscores just how difficult it will be to dethrone the defending

Jun 01, 2018, 13:39 PM IST
Rani to lead Indian hockey eves on Spain tour

Rani to lead Indian hockey eves on Spain tour

 Rani will lead the 20-member Indian women's hockey team while goalkeeper Savita will serve as her deputy in their upcoming tour to Spain, beginning June 12.

Jun 01, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
Ronnie Baker dominates Christian Coleman again to win 100m in Rome

Ronnie Baker dominates Christian Coleman again to win 100m in Rome

  Ronnie Baker sprinted to a second men's 100m triumph in less than a week, winning the Rome Diamond League meet as US rival Christian Coleman faded to fourth.

Jun 01, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
CWG gold medallist Sanjita Chanu fails dope test

CWG gold medallist Sanjita Chanu fails dope test

International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) said on its website that Sanjita, who had won a gold in the women's 53kg category in the recent Gold Coast CWG, has tested positive for testosterone.

May 31, 2018, 19:18 PM IST

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