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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
PKL Auctions: Prashant becomes most expensive buy of Day 2

PKL Auctions: Prashant becomes most expensive buy of Day 2

Raider Prashant Kumar Rai became the hot pick on Day 2 of the Pro Kabaddi League auctions as the 34-year-old was picked up by UP Yoddhas for a whopping Rs 79 lakh.

May 31, 2018, 19:14 PM IST
Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy

Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy

Hockey India announced the 18-man squad for the last edition of the prestigious event and made a lot of changes to the side, to be led by goalkeeper P R Sreejesh.

May 31, 2018, 17:23 PM IST
Tiger Woods, learning to win again, seeks sixth victory at Jack's place

Tiger Woods, learning to win again, seeks sixth victory at Jack's place

Muirfield Village has been a particularly happy hunting ground for Tiger Woods, who hopes to bag a sixth victory at Jack`s place at this week`s Memorial tournament in Ohio.

May 31, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand holds Hikaru Nakamura to an easy draw in Norway

Viswanathan Anand holds Hikaru Nakamura to an easy draw in Norway

  Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw against American Hikaru Nakamura in the second round of Altibox Norway Chess tournament.

May 31, 2018, 09:25 AM IST
Vikas Gowda, India's only CWG gold medallist discus thrower, retires

Vikas Gowda, India's only CWG gold medallist discus thrower, retires

Top discus thrower Vikas Gowda on Wednesday retired after competing at the highest level for more than 15 years, during which he became the first and only Indian male to win Commonwealth Games

May 31, 2018, 09:04 AM IST
Iran's Fazel Atrachali becomes first-ever Pro Kabaddi League player to enter 1 crore club

Iran's Fazel Atrachali becomes first-ever Pro Kabaddi League player to enter 1 crore club

Iran's Abozar went to Telugu Titans for Rs 76 lakhs, while Jang Kun Lee returned to Bengal Warriors, who exercised their Final Bid Match card to retain him for Rs 33 lakhs.

May 30, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand lies tied second in Norway blitz

Viswanathan Anand lies tied second in Norway blitz

World rapid champion Viswanathan Anand came up with a fine performance to be placed tied second in the blitz tournament of the Altibox Norway chess tournament.

May 28, 2018, 22:31 PM IST
Indian shooters draw a blank in ISSF Munich WC

Indian shooters draw a blank in ISSF Munich WC

Indian shooters returned empty-handed from ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol stage at Munich with the country's mixed team pairs failing to qualify for the final of the 10m air rifle mixed event on Monday

May 28, 2018, 20:58 PM IST
Shubhankar Sharma finishes tied 20th; Anirban Lahiri 58th at Colonial golf

Shubhankar Sharma finishes tied 20th; Anirban Lahiri 58th at Colonial golf

India's Shubhankar Sharma carded three-under 67 IN the final round to finish a creditable tied 20th, but his senior compatriot Anirban Lahiri ended far behind at tied 58th spot at the Fort Worth

May 28, 2018, 19:23 PM IST

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