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Delhi Half Marathon: Almaz Ayana, Berhanu Legese win

Delhi Half Marathon: Almaz Ayana, Berhanu Legese win

Ayana, the world's leading woman long distance runner on track, clocked one hour, seven minutes and 11 seconds to emerge champion in her maiden half marathon race as Ethiopians ran away with all the three top positions.

Nov 19, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik enter gold-medal round at National Wrestling championship

Sushil Kumar, Sakshi Malik enter gold-medal round at National Wrestling championship

India's lone woman Olympic medal winner Sakshi Malik and popular 'Dangal girl' Geeta Phogat also made the finals of their respective weight categories of women's wrestling on the second day of the marquee domestic event.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
Defending champion PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open

Defending champion PV Sindhu crashes out of China Open

Last year, Sindhu won the title after defeating Chinese favourite Sun Yun in three games 21-11, 17-21, 21-11 in the final.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:46 PM IST
PV Sindhu vs Gao Fangjie, China Open quarters: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

PV Sindhu vs Gao Fangjie, China Open quarters: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

World no. 2 and defending champion PV Sindhu will take on Gao Fangjie in the women's singles quarterfinal of the 2017 China Open Super Series Premier on Firday in Fuzhou.

Nov 17, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Delhi Half Marathon: International athletes not bothered by pollution

Delhi Half Marathon: International athletes not bothered by pollution

There have been calls to postpone or cancel the event and the Delhi High Court had issued a notice to the race organisers after the Indian Medical Association wrote a letter to the Court in this regard.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:08 PM IST
China Open: PV Sindhu keeps Indian hopes alive

China Open: PV Sindhu keeps Indian hopes alive

In the next round, Sindhu will take on another Chinese Fangjie Gao, who defeated South Korean Jang Mi Lee in straight games 21-16, 21-15.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
National champions Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy crash out of China Open

National champions Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy crash out of China Open

PV Sindhu is the lone Indian left in the tournament. 

Nov 16, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
Indian Super League 2017-18: Live streaming, TV guide, schedule, venues and teams

Indian Super League 2017-18: Live streaming, TV guide, schedule, venues and teams

Here's everything you need to know about the season four of ISL.

Nov 15, 2017, 20:12 PM IST
Pankaj Advani wins 17th IBSF World Billiards Championship title

Pankaj Advani wins 17th IBSF World Billiards Championship title

Advani beat Russell 6-2 (0-155, 150-128, 92-151, 151-0, 151-6, 151-0, 150-58, 150-21) to defend the 150-up format title he had won in Bengaluru last year.

Nov 12, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
Sushil Kumar makes comeback, Yogeshwar Dutt not to take part in  National Wrestling Championships

Sushil Kumar makes comeback, Yogeshwar Dutt not to take part in National Wrestling Championships

The 34-year-old Sushil was last seen action at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games where he finished with a gold.

Nov 12, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Aamir Khan praises Virat Kohli for supporting young sportsmen

Aamir Khan praises Virat Kohli for supporting young sportsmen

Apart from Aamir, choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan along with some of the cricket personalities attended the Indian Sports Honour Awards.

Nov 12, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
Watch: Conor McGregor pushes referee, slaps MMA official

Watch: Conor McGregor pushes referee, slaps MMA official

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) legend and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has sparked a huge controversy after attacking a referee in Dublin.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
US goalie Hope Solo accuses former FIFA president Sepp Blatter of grabbing her

US goalie Hope Solo accuses former FIFA president Sepp Blatter of grabbing her

Solo was present on the stage alongside Blatter to present the FIFA Women’s World Player of The Year award to her USA teammate Abby Wambach.

Nov 11, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
Russian refusal to admit doping could block Olympic path: WADA

Russian refusal to admit doping could block Olympic path: WADA

The report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren found that more than 1,000 Russian competitors in more than 30 sports were involved in a conspiracy to conceal positive drug tests over a period of five years.

Nov 11, 2017, 09:00 AM IST

American basketball players suspected of shoplifting in China confined to hotel

The University of California, Los Angeles, team is in China for its season-opener against Georgia Tech on Saturday in Shanghai.

Nov 09, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Air pollution a concern but Delhi Half Marathon will go ahead: Organisers

Air pollution a concern but Delhi Half Marathon will go ahead: Organisers

 35,000 runners will take part in the race, out of which 13,000 will be in the elite and amateur category.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth hails rivalry with HS Prannoy, says it's good for Indian badminton

Kidambi Srikanth hails rivalry with HS Prannoy, says it's good for Indian badminton

Ace shuttler K Srikanth on Thursday said that Indian badminton is on the rise and much better results will be in the offing if the hard work is sustained.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
Ajay Jayaram pulls out of China, Hong Kong Open

Ajay Jayaram pulls out of China, Hong Kong Open

Recovering from a hamstring injury, Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram has decided to pull out of the next two Super Series tournaments in China and Hong Kong.

Nov 09, 2017, 18:59 PM IST
Saina Nehwal humbles World No. 2 PV Sindhu to win third national badminton title

Saina Nehwal humbles World No. 2 PV Sindhu to win third national badminton title

Nehwal won her first national title in 2006, which she defended the following year.

Nov 08, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
World No.1 shooters likely to get direct 2020 Tokyo Olympic entry

World No.1 shooters likely to get direct 2020 Tokyo Olympic entry

As per the proposed rule, quota place allocation will start from the 2018 ISSF World Championship to be held in Changwon, Korea from August 31 to September 14.

Nov 08, 2017, 19:19 PM IST