First aim for Atletico de Kolkata is to reach the semis: Sourav Ganguly
First aim for Atletico de Kolkata is to reach the semis: Sourav Ganguly

Former India cricket captain and co-owner of Atletico de Kolkata, Sourav Ganguly has said that the team's first aim was to reach the semi-finals of the Indian Super League.

ATP World Tour Finals: Stan Wawrinka downs Marin Cilic to make semis
ATP World Tour Finals: Stan Wawrinka downs Marin Cilic to make semis

Switzerland`s Stan Wawrinka booked his place in the semi-finals of the ATP Tour Finals with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victory over US Open champion Marin Cilic on Friday.

Durand Cup: Sporting thrash Air India, enter semi-finals
Durand Cup: Sporting thrash Air India, enter semi-finals

Sporting Clube de Goa scored a thumping 4-1 win over Air India to enter the semi-finals of the 127th Durand Cup, played at Raia Panchayat ground, here this evening.

Paris Masters: Milos Raonic stuns Roger Federer to keep World Finals bid alive
Paris Masters: Milos Raonic stuns Roger Federer to keep World Finals bid alive

Canada`s Milos Raonic upset world number two Roger Federer 7-6 (7/5), 7-5 to reach the Paris Masters semi-finals on Friday, keeping his bid to reach the World Tour Finals alive.

Tomas Berdych reaches Paris semi-finals and London finale
Tomas Berdych reaches Paris semi-finals and London finale

Tomas Berdych guaranteed his place at the season-ending World Tour finals for the fifth straight year on Friday as he defeated South African Kevin Anderson to reach the semi-finals of the Paris Masters.

Durand Cup: Sesa FC reach preliminary semis win 5-3 win over Army Red
Durand Cup: Sesa FC reach preliminary semis win 5-3 win over Army Red

Sesa Football Academy got the better of Army Red 5-3 via tie breaker to enter the semi-finals of the Preliminary round of the 127th Durand Cup, played at Duler Stadium, Mapusa, on Saturday evening.

I was never away, says resurgent Caroline Wozniacki
I was never away, says resurgent Caroline Wozniacki

Caroline Wozniacki said she felt like she never left tennis`s top level after she underlined her return to form by reaching the WTA Finals semis as the only unbeaten player on Friday.

David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia
David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia

David Ferrer became only the fourth active player to record 600 career wins when he cruised past Thomaz Bellucci 6-1, 6-2 to reach the Valencia semi-finals on Friday.

Andy Murray, David Ferrer stay in the running for year-end finals
Andy Murray, David Ferrer stay in the running for year-end finals

Andy Murray and David Ferrer tightened the duel for spots in the ATP year-end final with a pair of wins into the semi-finals of the Austrian Open on Friday.

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals
Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori and two-time finalist Milos Raonic both hammered out straight-sets wins on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Japan Open.

Hobart Hurricanes cruise to CLT20 semi-final beating Tridents
Hobart Hurricanes cruise to CLT20 semi-final beating Tridents

Hobart Hurricanes produced a professional performance as they beat Barbados Tridents in convincing manner to enter the semi-finals of the Oppo Champions League T20, here on Sunday.

Asian Games: Last-gasp goal puts North Korea into football semis
Asian Games: Last-gasp goal puts North Korea into football semis

Jong In-Gwan scored in the third minute of injury time Sunday as North Korea beat United Arab Emirates to secure a place in the Asian Games football semi-finals.

CLT20: Bowling has been our strength, says Hurricanes coach Damien Wright
CLT20: Bowling has been our strength, says Hurricanes coach Damien Wright

Looking to seal a berth in the semi-finals, Hobart Hurricanes bowling coach Damien Wright said that they will be relying on their pace and spin battery when they take on Barbados Tridents in a Group A Oppo Champions League Twenty20 match, here on Sunday.

Mizoram's Chawngfianga School in Subroto Cup football semi-final
Mizoram's Chawngfianga School in Subroto Cup football semi-final

Defending champions Government Chawngfianga Middle School (Mizoram) thrashed Birjhora Higher Secondary School (Assam) 5-0 to enter the semi-finals in the U-14 category of the Subroto Cup Inter-School Football Tournament, here Sunday.

Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race
Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race

Flamboyant French star Gael Monfils could miss the Davis Cup final against Switzerland after suffering a knee injury at the Metz ATP tournament on Saturday.

Basketball World Cup: Serbia hold off France to reach final
Basketball World Cup: Serbia hold off France to reach final

Serbia held off France 90-85 in the semi-finals of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Madrid on Friday to set up a title fight against undefeated reigning champions the United States.

Kei Nishikori ends Japan`s 96-year wait for US Open semi-final spot
Kei Nishikori ends Japan`s 96-year wait for US Open semi-final spot

Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man for almost a century to reach the US Open semi-finals on Wednesday after securing an epic 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (9/7), 6-7 (5/7), 6-4 win over Stan Wawrinka.

Michael Chang tells Kei Nishikori to keep feet on ground
Michael Chang tells Kei Nishikori to keep feet on ground

Kei Nishikori was warned by tough taskmaster coach Michael Chang not to be satisfied with his country`s once in a century US Open performance and to target the title.

US Open: Marathon man Kei Nishikori upsets Stan Wawrinka to reach semis
US Open: Marathon man Kei Nishikori upsets Stan Wawrinka to reach semis

Marathon man Kei Nishikori wore down Swiss third seed Stan Wawrinka 3-6 7-5 7-6 (7) 6-7 (5) 6-4 to reach the U.S. Open semi-finals on Wednesday, becoming the first Japanese man in 81 years to make the last four of a grand slam.

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reaches New Haven semis

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament Thursday with a 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Czech compatriot Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.