Heat wave claims two lives in south Delhi

Two persons died here apparently due to the intense heat wave in the city, which has been recording day temperatures hovering around 45 degrees Celsius for the past few days.

I-League: Shillong Lajong hold Bengaluru FC 1-1
I-League: Shillong Lajong hold Bengaluru FC 1-1

Shillong Lajong FC on Friday held Bengaluru FC to a 1-1 draw in their Hero I-League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here, denying the visitors a chance to top the points table.

Royal Wahingdoh FC defeat Salgaocar SC 4-2 in I-League
Royal Wahingdoh FC defeat Salgaocar SC 4-2 in I-League

Seityasen Singh scored a hat-trick as Royal Wahingdoh FC edged past visiting Salgaocar SC 4-2 to narrow down the gap with table toppers Mohun Bagan FC in their Hero I-League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

Pune FC go down 0-2 to Royal Wahingdoh FC in I-League
Pune FC go down 0-2 to Royal Wahingdoh FC in I-League

Pune FC went down fighting 0-2 to Royal Wahingdoh FC in an I-League football tournament's Round-13 encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

I-League: Mumbai lose 1-3 to Salgaocar
I-League: Mumbai lose 1-3 to Salgaocar

Mumbai FC conceded a couple of soft goals to suffer a 1-3 loss to Salgaocar SC in a 10th round I-League match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.

I-League: Pune FC look to move up the table; take on Royal Wahingdoh
I-League: Pune FC look to move up the table; take on Royal Wahingdoh

Pune FC will look to maintain their 100 per cent record against Royal Wahingdoh when they face the north-east side in an I-League Round-13 encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

Sanjeev Kapoor inaugurates National Street Food Fest

Celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor inaugurated the National Street Food Festival at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium complex here Thursday, on Christmas Day.

ISL semi-final: Kerala Blasters vs Chennaiyin FC - Preview
ISL semi-final: Kerala Blasters vs Chennaiyin FC - Preview

Title contenders Chennaiyin FC will start as favourites when they take on Kerala Blasters in the first semifinal of the hugely successful Hero Indian Super League football tournament, here on Saturday.

ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs Atletico De Kolkata - Preview
ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs Atletico De Kolkata - Preview

 Atletico De Kolkata will be chasing the elusive 20-point mark, thought to be the minimum number of points needed to get into the Indian Super League (ISL) play offs, when they face a resurgent Delhi Dynamos FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Tuesday.

Alessandro Del Piero might be back in playing XI in next game: Coach
Alessandro Del Piero might be back in playing XI in next game: Coach

Alessandro Del Piero, who was not part of Delhi Dynamos' 4-1 hammering of Mumbai City FC owing to a stomach bug, could be back for the side's next ISL game against Atletico de Kolkata, said coach Harm Van Veldhoven.

Celebrities cheer Delhi at Half Marathon
Celebrities cheer Delhi at Half Marathon

More than 31,000 people and a host of celebrities from the field of sports and entertainment thronged Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Sunday morning to participate in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon.

ISL: We are raring to go for first home match, says Marco Materazzi
ISL: We are raring to go for first home match, says Marco Materazzi

Chennaiyin FC manager Marco Materazzi on Thursday said that his players were raring to go for their first home match against Kerala Blasters in the Indian Super League here tomorrow, even though weathermen predicted heavy rains to continue to lash the city.

ISL: Delhi's listless show continues, lose 0-1 to Kerala
ISL: Delhi's listless show continues, lose 0-1 to Kerala

Delhi Dynamos extended their dismal run in the Hero Indian Super League as they lost by a solitary goal to Kerala Blasters to remain at the bottom of the table and put themselves in a difficult position to qualify for the semifinals here on Sunday.

ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs FC Goa – Preview
ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs FC Goa – Preview

A belated birthday gift it may be but marquee player Alessandro Del Piero would still be happy, and more importantly relieved, if Delhi Dynamos are able to break their winless streak when they take on FC Goa in a match of laggards in the Indian Super League on Thursday.

Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to defence forces
Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to defence forces

Cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday paid glowing tributes to the 'discipline, dedication and selfless approach' of the defence forces in the country.

PT Usha says National Open poorly organised, questions timing
PT Usha says National Open poorly organised, questions timing

 Legendary track and field athlete PT Usha on Monday criticised the national federation for its "poor" organisation of the National Open Championships being held here while also questioning its timing.

Indian Super League: When Delhi Dynamos felt outsiders at home...
Indian Super League: When Delhi Dynamos felt outsiders at home...

After drubbing Pune FC 4-1 in their last match at home, Delhi Dynamos were once again looking upbeat on Wednesday before their match against NorthEast United, at their own backyard.

ISL: Delhi Dynamos drub Chennaiyin 4-1 on a night of stunning goals
ISL: Delhi Dynamos drub Chennaiyin 4-1 on a night of stunning goals

Delhi Dynamos fired three stunning goals and scored another one from the penalty spot to outplay Chennaiyin FC 4-1 to record their first win in the Hero Indian Super League here on Saturday.

Moderate attendance for first Indian Super League match in Delhi
Moderate attendance for first Indian Super League match in Delhi

After a grand acceptance of football's newest form in India from a passionate local crowd in the opening night of the tournament in Kolkata, the Indian Super League (ISL) bandwagon got moderate crowd support in the capital, in home team Delhi Dynamos' clash against FC Pune City.

BCCI chief curator visits Kochi stadium
BCCI chief curator visits Kochi stadium

BCCI's chief curator Taposh Chatterjii on Sunday inspected the pitch at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, venue of the first India-West Indies One-day International on October 8, and hoped it would have something for both batsmen and bowlers.