Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair enters semis of Aegon International
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair enters semis of Aegon International

Top-seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis entered the semifinals of the WTA Aegon International after coming from a set down to prevail over Hao-Ching Chan and Flavia Pennetta here.

Dronavalli Harika bows out of World Women's Chess Championship
Dronavalli Harika bows out of World Women's Chess Championship

Grandmaster Dronavalli Harika missed out on winning opportunities and boweed out of the World Women's Chess Championship after losing the 10-minute tiebreaker against Mariya Muzychuk of Ukraine in the semifinals here on Tuesday.

Harika in tiebreaks of World Women's Chess semis
Harika in tiebreaks of World Women's Chess semis

Grandmaster D Harika kept herself in contention for a place in the finals by settling for a second straight draw with Mariya Muzychuk of Ukraine in the second game of the World Women's Chess semifinals here.

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Cricket World Cup: Dharmasena, Kettleborough named umpires for Ind-Aus clash
Cricket World Cup: Dharmasena, Kettleborough named umpires for Ind-Aus clash

Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and England's Richard Kettleborough were on Saturday appointed on-field umpires for the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal clash between India and Australia in Sydney.

Australia will miss a quality spinner against India: Misbah-ul-Haq
Australia will miss a quality spinner against India: Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq said on Friday Australia will miss the services of a quality spinner in their cricket World Cup semifinal clash against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on March 26.

India can beat Australia if bowlers continue impressive form: VVS Laxman
India can beat Australia if bowlers continue impressive form: VVS Laxman

Former batsman VVS Laxman feels that India can beat Australia in the semifinal of the ongoing cricket World Cup on March 26 if their bowlers continue their impressive form.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar congratulates Indian team for win over Bangladesh

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday congratulated Indian cricket team for entering the semifinal of cricket World Cup after beating Bangladesh in Melbourne.

Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu
Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu

Centuries from top-order batsmen Swapnil Gugale and Chirag Khurana kept Maharashtra in the hunt against a wary Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy cricket semifinal at Eden Gardens here on Saturday.

ODI tri-series: India vs England - Preview
ODI tri-series: India vs England - Preview

An under-fire India will be hoping to get their act together in the virtual semifinal against a better-placed England in the final league match of the cricket tri-series, here on Friday.

We have left the past behind: Robert Pires
We have left the past behind: Robert Pires

French World Cup winner and FC Goa star Robert Pires on Saturday insisted that they are not carrying any bitter memories of their previous encounter against Atletico de Kolkata into their ISL semifinal as the two teams get ready for the crucial match.

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: Kerala beat Pune 1-0, book semifinal spot
ISL: Kerala beat Pune 1-0, book semifinal spot

Iain Hume's 23rd minute goal proved the decisive winner as Kerala Blasters beat Pune City FC by a solitary goal and book a semifinal spot in the Hero Indian Super League football tournament on Tuesday.

Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match
Duleep Trophy: Mahesh Rawat scores century for Central on last day of match

Mahesh Rawat scored a century and combined well with lower-order batsmen to pile on the misery of the North Zone bowlers as Central Zone's Duleep Trophy semifinal ended in a draw here on Saturday.

Pink Panthers drub Dabang Delhi to assure semifinal berth

Making dents in the strong defence of Dabang Delhi through fine raids by Maninder Singh and Jasvir Singh, hosts Pink Panthers Jaipur posted a fine 41-31 victory to assure a berth in the semifinal of the Pro Kabaddi League here at the Sawai Man Singh Indoor Stadium.

Sania Mirza, Cara Black reach women`s doubles semifinals of Rogers Cup

Sania Mirza and Cara Black spanked Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears in just 52 minutes to seal a semifinal berth at the WTA Rogers Cup, here.

FIFA World Cup: Argentina beat Netherlands in shootout to set up Germany final

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero pulled off two stunning saves as Argentina edged out the Netherlands 4-2 in the penalty shootout in a grinding semifinal match to set up a World Cup summit clash against Germany here Wednesday.

Argentina men beat NZ 3-1 to stay in semifinal hunt

Argentina stayed on course for a semifinal spot in the men`s hockey World Cup with a rousing 3-1 victory over New Zealand at the Kyocera Stadium here Friday.

USA spank China 5-0 to stay in semifinal race

United States stayed in the race for a semifinal spot in the women`s hockey World Cup with a runaway 5-0 victory over China at the Kyocera Stadium, here Friday.