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Motor racing: Vettel defends Ferrari's gamble during Japanese Grand Prix qualifiers

Motor racing: Vettel defends Ferrari's gamble during Japanese Grand Prix qualifiers

Ferrari, expecting rain, sent Vettel and teammate Kimi Raikkonen out on the intermediate tyres at the start of the final shootout phase of qualifying. 

Oct 06, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton fastest as Mercedes dominate Japanese Grand Prix practice

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton fastest as Mercedes dominate Japanese Grand Prix practice

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was comfortably quickest in both practice sessions for the Japanese Grand Prix as the Mercedes driver piled the pressure on title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari

Oct 05, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
Athletics: Asian Games silver-medallist Sudha Singh wants Deputy Director's post, in no mood to oblige

Athletics: Asian Games silver-medallist Sudha Singh wants Deputy Director's post, in no mood to oblige

State Sports minister Chetan Chauhan insisted that rules do not permit the appointment of Sudha as the Deputy Director.

Oct 03, 2018, 19:45 PM IST
Italy formalises bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy formalises bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

The IOC is due in September 2019 to announce its choice of host city for the 2026 Winter Olympics.

Oct 02, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
Sanjay Manjrekar backs for day-night Test cricket

Sanjay Manjrekar backs for day-night Test cricket

Former Test batsman Sanjay Manjrekar on Monday backed day-night Test matches saying that it will increase viewership. 

Oct 01, 2018, 23:40 PM IST
Chess Olympiad: Indian men beat Egypt; Women hold Georgia

Chess Olympiad: Indian men beat Egypt; Women hold Georgia

Indian women played out a hard-fought draw against experienced Georgia 1 team

Oct 01, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
Manu Bhaker will be India's flag-bearer at Youth Olympic Games 2018

Manu Bhaker will be India's flag-bearer at Youth Olympic Games 2018

Shooting champion Manu Bhaker was on Monday announced as the flag-bearer of the Indian contingent for the 3rd Youth Olympic Games scheduled to be held in Buenos Aires from October 6-18.

Oct 01, 2018, 22:38 PM IST
BCCI's decision to send chief curator before Rajkot Test upset SCA

BCCI's decision to send chief curator before Rajkot Test upset SCA

BCCI sent it's chief curator to set the strip for the first Test as a part of standard practice.

Oct 01, 2018, 19:33 PM IST
I personally spoke to Karun Nair on West Indies team selection: MSK Prasad

I personally spoke to Karun Nair on West Indies team selection: MSK Prasad

Chairman of selecting committee MSK Prasad on Monday clarified why Karun Nair was not selected for the upcoming Test series against West Indies. 

Oct 01, 2018, 18:03 PM IST
Controversy erupts in Aussie cricket as Shane Warne calls Steve Waugh 'most selfish player'

Controversy erupts in Aussie cricket as Shane Warne calls Steve Waugh 'most selfish player'

Shane Warne opens up about his rift with Steve Waugh.

Oct 01, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
F1: Twitter erupts with criticism as team orders gift Lewis Hamilton undeserved advantage

F1: Twitter erupts with criticism as team orders gift Lewis Hamilton undeserved advantage

Fans have expressed their anger and disappointment at the decision hailing Bottas as the rightful winner.    

Oct 01, 2018, 09:56 AM IST
Formula 1: Sebastian Vettel does the math, decides he still has a chance

Formula 1: Sebastian Vettel does the math, decides he still has a chance

Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel could see his hopes of a fifth Formula One world title fading with the Sochi sunset on Sunday after falling 50 points behind Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton with five races

Sep 30, 2018, 23:56 PM IST
Formula 1: Russian Grand Prix win leaves Lewis Hamilton feeling awkward

Formula 1: Russian Grand Prix win leaves Lewis Hamilton feeling awkward

Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday in a Mercedes one-two that left the Formula One world champion feeling a little bit flat, even as his fifth title moved ever closer.

Sep 30, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
La Liga wide open as Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid stumble

La Liga wide open as Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid stumble

Spain`s biggest three clubs, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, find themselves in the bizarre situation of having made poor starts to the campaign.

Sep 30, 2018, 17:25 PM IST
Russian Grand Prix Qualifiers: Mercedes takes early lead as Valteri Bottas trumps Lewis Hamilton

Russian Grand Prix Qualifiers: Mercedes takes early lead as Valteri Bottas trumps Lewis Hamilton

Bottas ensured a consistent performance earning him a 40 point lead over fellow Mercedes racer Lewis Hamilton.  

Sep 30, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
19-time World Champion Pankaj Advani settles for bronze in Asian 10-red Snooker

19-time World Champion Pankaj Advani settles for bronze in Asian 10-red Snooker

Nineteen-time World Champion Pankaj Advani had to settle for a bronze in the after a 5-0 loss to Ireland’s Brendan O’Donoghue in the semifinals on Saturday. 

Sep 30, 2018, 00:15 AM IST
HRD Ministry's decision to make sports mandatory a welcome move: Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

HRD Ministry's decision to make sports mandatory a welcome move: Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

Rathore lauded the country's sportspersons for their attitude and confidence at the world stage

Sep 28, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Boxing: Staples Center confirmed as venue for WBC Champion Deontay Wilder`s bout vs Britain`s Tyson Fury

Boxing: Staples Center confirmed as venue for WBC Champion Deontay Wilder`s bout vs Britain`s Tyson Fury

Both boxers tweeted to confirm the bout, with former world champion Fury describing the contest as the "biggest heavyweight fight in modern day boxing history"

Sep 28, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
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