Swedish skier killed in avalanche at Gulmarg, another rescued

Swedish skier killed in avalanche at Gulmarg, another rescued

A Swedish tourist was killed Thursday when an avalanche tore through a Himalayan resort in Indian Kashmir popular with skiers, police said.

Jan 18, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
Zlatan Ibrahimovic handed two-game ban

Zlatan Ibrahimovic handed two-game ban

Paris Saint-Germain`s star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been handed a two-game ban in domestic competition, the French league (LFP) announced on Thursday.

Feb 20, 2015, 09:43 AM IST
Playing by Zlatan rules, referee comes to Ibrahimovic

Playing by Zlatan rules, referee comes to Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is no ordinary football god. He even has a word coined after his name. In a rather long list of his 'Zlatanera' presence, the Paris St-Germain front-man on Friday made the referee of the match against Rennes come to him.

Jan 31, 2015, 21:25 PM IST

Swede dies after jumping 600 metres from helicopter

A Swedish man died after he jumped from a helicopter above the North Sea while being taken to hospital in Norway, police said today.

Jul 03, 2014, 20:29 PM IST

Dantorp puts Stenson in shade in Malmo

Jens Dantorp fired a bogey-free 66 to put fellow Swede Henrik Stenson in the shade during the first round of the Swedish Masters on Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 09:35 AM IST

Ibrahimovic savours second Ligue 1 player of year award

Paris St Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has hailed what could be the best season of his career after being named Ligue 1 player of the season for the second year in a row.

May 12, 2014, 15:13 PM IST

Dominant Nordqvist records pillar-to-post Thai win

Anna Nordqvist completed a two shot pillar-to-post win at the $1.5 million Honda LPGA Thailand tournament, holding off a dramatic late challenge from world number one Park In-Bee.

Feb 23, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

Sizzling Swede Chopra takes early control at Pebble Beach

Red-hot Swede Daniel Chopra birdied six of his first seven holes to charge into an early two-stroke lead in the rain-delayed opening round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Thursday.

Feb 07, 2014, 06:50 AM IST

Edberg hopes to inspire Federer to more grand slams

Stefan Edberg believes his return to the Tour as a coach of Roger Federer can help the Swiss add to his record tally of 17 grand slam titles.

Jan 13, 2014, 22:28 PM IST

Federer joins past masters club with Edberg swoop

Roger Federer on Friday became the latest marquee player to exploit tennis’s rich heritage when he named former world number one and six-time major winner Stefan Edberg as part of his coaching team.

Dec 28, 2013, 10:09 AM IST

Stenson wary of wrist injury risk ahead of Nedbank Challenge

World number three Henrik Stenson still has concerns about his long-standing wrist problem as the Swede prepares to return to competitive action at this week`s Nedbank Challenge in South Africa, according to reports.

Dec 03, 2013, 10:26 AM IST

Mali: Dutchman, S African, Swede confirmed seized

Gunmen seized the three and killed a German as the group walked along a street in Timbuktu on Friday.

Nov 27, 2011, 11:53 AM IST

Swede sentenced to prison for Auschwitz sign theft

Anders Hogstrom can be transferred to Sweden from Poland to serve his term.

Dec 31, 2010, 10:19 AM IST