Sixth seeded India now play Italy for the sixth to eighth placing.
Despite the loss, Indian national coach Cyrus Poncha was pleased with his team`s performance.
"Overall, it`s a good
Johannesburg: South Africa picked double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius for its team for the All Africa Games on Thursday, giving the runner another chance to prove himself against able-bodied
Daegu (South Korea): Asafa Powell has been ruled out of the 100 meters at the world championships because of a groin injury, eliminating defending champion Usain Bolt`s biggest rival from the
New Delhi: Sixth seeds India sent
giant-killers Denmark crashing out of the World Team Squash
Championship to set up an intriguing quarterfinal clash with
fourth-seeded Australia at Padewrborn
Paris: Usain Bolt set two new world records and harvested three gold medals in his last outing at the world championships, but the Jamaican has insisted that a further improvement in times for the
Paris: Caster Semenya sprinted to the women`s world 800m crown two years ago and quickly found herself entangled in a maelstrom of seedy allegations that saw her cast into limbo because of doubts
New Delhi: As many as five singles player, including Aditi Mutatkar and Ajay Jayaram, and two doubles pair reached the prequarterfinals as India had a resounding day at the Vietnam Open Grand Prix
New Delhi: Drag-flicker V Raghunath and mid-fielder Vikas Kumar was roped in place of Sandeep Singh and Sardara Singh in the squad for the Asian Champions after the two senior players abruptly
New Delhi: Despite the beating the country took in the aftermath of the controversy-marred Commonwealth Games, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) is confident of a good showing from its athletes
London: Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell insists that he has no reason to fear Usain Bolt as the pair prepare to do battle in the 100 metres at the World Championships in South Korea.
London: Oscar Pistorius will become the first amputee sprinter to compete at a World Championships against able-bodied rivals later this month but the South African accepts there will always be
Gangtok: Archers Tarundeep Rai and Rahul Banerjee are presently undergoing a 10-day training at Paljor Stadium here, in preparation for the London Olympics.
They began their training on 17
Chennai: Indian racqueters overcame a spirited challenge from South Africa to top Group F and qualify for the pre-quarterfinals of the World Team Squash Championship at Padewrborn, Germany.
New Delhi: Hockey India`s general secretary Narender Batra said they are planning to take strong disciplinary action against Sandeep Singh and Sardara Singh for abruptly leaving the national camp
Sierra Nevada: British sprinter Mark Cavendish pulled out of the Tour of Spain during fourth stage, his team said.
Cavendish, who won the Tour de France`s green jersey in July, abandoned the
New Delhi: Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, RMV GuruSaidutt and HS Prannoy reached the second round of the Vietnam Open after securing contrasting wins in their respective openers at Phan Dinh Phung
New Delhi: National Anti-Doping Agency has caught 248 sportspersons for doping in the last two-and-half years out of which 138 have been handed bans, according to Sports Minister Ajay Maken
New Delhi: India scored their second consecutive victory with a 3-0 thrashing of Kuwait to qualify for the last 16 stage in the World Men`s Team Squash Championships at Paderborn, Germany
London: A newly-laid Astro-turf hockey pitch, at a cost of £250,000, at the Indian Gymkhana Club in London has been named after Indian hockey legend Dhyan Chand.
Major Dhyan `Chand`
Rio de Janeiro: Construction workers refurbishing the Maracana stadium for the 2014 World Cup finals have ended their strike for better conditions, their union and the consortium in charge of the
London: English football club West Ham United cleared another hurdle in their bid to move into London`s Olympic stadium after the 2012 Games when an independent investigation said the procedure
Washington: This time around, the United States is saying no to the Olympics. Locked in a dispute over millions of dollars, the US Olympic Committee pulled the plug on a bid for the 2020 Summer
Singapore: The South Korean city of Daegu has vowed to make its mark on the global stage with a stunning athletics World Championships starting on Saturday, though the hosts` medal ambitions are
New Delhi: India were off to flying start in the World Men`s Team Squash Championships as they scored an emphatic 3-0 win over Hungary with Sourav Ghosal leading the charge at the event in
Paderborn (Germany): India, seeded sixth, kicked off in style with an impressive 3-0 victory against Hungry in the World Men`s Team Squash championships on Sunday.
All the players, Sidharth
Day in Pics: 18th September
Showbiz World - September 18, 2014
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