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Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly foray into football, win ISL bids

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 08:19

Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly were among the host of high-profile winning bidders as the organises of the much-anticipated Indian Super League today unveiled the eight franchises for the event that is set to take Indian football by storm.

Santoso shocks Lee to win Singapore Open

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 20:57

Unseeded Indonesian Simon Santoso pulled off a major shock when he thrashed badminton`s world number one Lee Chong Wei to win the Singapore Open for the first time on Sunday.

Want to impact sporting fabric of the nation: Tendulkar

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 16:32

Considered the `God of Cricket` for more than two decades, the iconic Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday took the plunge into football when he bought the Kochi franchise in the Indian Super League, forming a new bond with `God`s own Country`.

Fighting Srikanth bows out of Singapore Super Series

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 18:25

Rising Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth`s impressive campaign at the Singapore Super Series finally came to an end as he went down fighting against top seed Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in the men`s singles semifinals here on Saturday.

Sindhu advances, Saina out of Singapore Open

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 16:43

While eighth seed P.V. Sindhu advanced to the women`s singles second round, compatriot Saina Nehwal yet again failed to perform to expected standards as the seventh seed suffered a first round loss at the $300,000 Singapore Open Super Series here Wednesday.

Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round of Singapore Open

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 22:06

India`s ace shuttler Saina Nehwal`s poor form in the international arena continued as she crashed out of the USD 300,000 Singapore Super Series after losing to Eriko Hirose of Japan in a hard-fought three-game battle in her opening round women`s singles match here today.

Lee Chong Wei wins third India Open title

Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 22:58

Malaysia`s Lee Chong Wei proved why he is the World No.1 badminton player by thrashing No.2 Chen Long of China in straight games to clinch his third $250,000 India Open Super Series men`s singles title in four years here Sunday.

Shixian prevails in battle of Wangs

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 20:56

Reigning All-England champion shuttler Shixian Wang ousted fellow Chinese and former World Champion Yihan Wang to enter the women`s singles final of the $250,000 India Open Super Series here Saturday.

Badminton legend Sidek relishing Indian cuisine

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 18:35

Malaysian badminton legend Rashid Sidek was so mesmerised with the local food he tried during last year’s Indian Badminton League (IBL) that his taste buds left him wanting more.

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap lose in quarterfinals of India Open

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 23:44

London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal on friday crashed out of the USD 250,000 India Super Series after suffering a straight-game defeat against world number two Yihan Wang in the quarterfinals of the women`s singles competition at the Siri Fort complex here on friday.

Hawk-Eye` makes badminton debut in India Super Series

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 21:11

Hawk-Eye technology, a tracking system used in many sports to determine line calls, was introduced here on friday during the quarterfinals of the USD 250,000 India Superseries with spectators at the Siri Fort stadium getting a chance to watch instant reviews of challenges.

Saina, Kashyap reach quarterfinals in India Open

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 21:03

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal finally broke her jinx at the Indian Open as she stormed into the quarterfinals of the women`s singles competition with a straight-game victory over Thailand`s Natcha Saengchote at the USD 250,000 Super Series event on thursday.