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Badminton: India coach Vimal Kumar lauds star Saina Nehwal for remaining focused on the game despite her relationship

Badminton: India coach Vimal Kumar lauds star Saina Nehwal for remaining focused on the game despite her relationship

Kumar had been instrumental in helping Saina achieve the World No. 1 ranking in April 2015 

Sep 27, 2018, 18:28 PM IST
Golf: Rookie Olesen happy to give up the coffee run

Golf: Rookie Olesen happy to give up the coffee run

Olesen says his stint driving then vice-captain Bjorn`s buggy around Hazeltine in 2016 will hold him in good stead for what he can expect inside the ropes.

Sep 27, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Glad today's generation doesn't struggle for basic sports facilities: National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand

Glad today's generation doesn't struggle for basic sports facilities: National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand

Gopichand feels that Indian athletes no longer have to worry about the basic facilities that he had to struggle for in his playing days

Sep 27, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
Football: VAR to be used in Champions League next season- UEFA

Football: VAR to be used in Champions League next season- UEFA

The UEFA said in a statement that it plans to subsequently use VAR at the Euro 2020 and in the Europa League

Sep 27, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
Golf: Englishman Paul Casey savouring Ryder Cup return after 10-year absence

Golf: Englishman Paul Casey savouring Ryder Cup return after 10-year absence

The 41-year-old featured on winning teams in 2004 and 2006 but was on the losing side in Valhalla in 2008

Sep 27, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
Serie-A: Stage set for another feisty Juventus-Napoli clash

Serie-A: Stage set for another feisty Juventus-Napoli clash

The dust has barely settled from their meeting in May when Napoli snatched a late 1-0 win in Turin to re-open last season’s title race 

Sep 27, 2018, 17:14 PM IST
La Liga: Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui laments lack of urgency against Seville

La Liga: Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui laments lack of urgency against Seville

Andre Silva and Wissam Ben Yedder scored 3 goals in the first half as Real conceded three league goals before the break for the first time since 2003

Sep 27, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
Bundesliga: High-flying Hertha Berlin eye rare triumph over Bayern Munich

Bundesliga: High-flying Hertha Berlin eye rare triumph over Bayern Munich

Hertha Berlin`s surprise start has raised hopes of a victory over the Bavarians for the first time in nine years

Sep 27, 2018, 16:15 PM IST
Serie-A: Juventus still unstoppable; Roma ends losing streak

Serie-A: Juventus still unstoppable; Roma ends losing streak

Javier Pastore and Paulo Dybala were in good form for Roma and Juventus respectively although Cristiano Ronaldo failed to score 

Sep 27, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
Legendary Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt feels he is ''improving'' in football

Legendary Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt feels he is ''improving'' in football

The 31-year-old, currently attempting to earn a contract with the Mariners, wishes to play as much as he can to hone his skills

Sep 27, 2018, 14:19 PM IST
Football: VAR considered for Asian Cup just 100 days before kick off

Football: VAR considered for Asian Cup just 100 days before kick off

VAR used to review major decisions mid-match was used at the World Cup earlier this year

Sep 27, 2018, 13:49 PM IST
Indian athletes get rousing send-off by Shah Rukh Khan ahead of para Asian Games

Indian athletes get rousing send-off by Shah Rukh Khan ahead of para Asian Games

The Asian Para Games will see players participate in an array of events including athletics, swimming, badminton, chess and powerlifting.

Sep 26, 2018, 23:04 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

Dronacharya Awards were given to Subedar  Chenanda Achaiah  Kuttappa, Vijay Sharma, A. Srinivasa Rao, Sukhdev  Singh  Pannu, Clarence Lobo, Tarak Sinha, Jiwan Kumar Sharma and VR Beedu.

Sep 25, 2018, 18:02 PM IST
Ritu Phogat to replace Vinesh Phogat in 50kg for Worlds, Pinki back in 53kg

Ritu Phogat to replace Vinesh Phogat in 50kg for Worlds, Pinki back in 53kg

Vinesh, who was a medal favourite, suffered an elbow injury on Friday during practice and was ruled out.

Sep 24, 2018, 23:54 PM IST
Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma to fight at Korea Open; Kidambi Srikanth withdraws

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma to fight at Korea Open; Kidambi Srikanth withdraws

Saina, who had skipped the Japan Open earlier this month after winning a bronze at 18th Asian Games, will look to get over the disappointment of her first-round exit at China. 

Sep 24, 2018, 23:33 PM IST
Arpinder, Dharun, Chitra star attraction of National Open 2018

Arpinder, Dharun, Chitra star attraction of National Open 2018

Arpinder will be competing on the final day of the competition. 

Sep 24, 2018, 22:44 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand rests as Indian men take on El Salvador

Viswanathan Anand rests as Indian men take on El Salvador

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand is expected to rest on Tuesday as the Indian men take on El Salvador in the 43rd Chess Olympiad.

Sep 24, 2018, 22:22 PM IST
Golf: Tiger Woods is back on the prowl with Ryder Cup in his sights

Golf: Tiger Woods is back on the prowl with Ryder Cup in his sights

He now heads to Paris as part of a US team seeking to win overseas for the first time since 1993.

Sep 24, 2018, 21:36 PM IST
WADA responds to allegations, says didn't put money above clean sport on Russia

WADA responds to allegations, says didn't put money above clean sport on Russia

WADA decision of reinstating the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) followed athletes and other anti-doping bodies' wrath.  

Sep 24, 2018, 17:41 PM IST
Ligue-1: Lyon beat Marseille, Paris St Germain maintain perfect start

Ligue-1: Lyon beat Marseille, Paris St Germain maintain perfect start

Paris St Germain`s victory kept them top of the Ligue-1 with 18 points after Angel Di Maria and Thomas Meunier cancelled out an early Adrian Rabiot own goal

Sep 24, 2018, 10:12 AM IST

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