Semifinals

ITTF World Tour: 13-year-old Tomokazu Harimoto stops Sharath Kamal's rich run at India Open

ITTF World Tour: 13-year-old Tomokazu Harimoto stops Sharath Kamal's rich run at India Open

The reigning Junior World Champion showed exemplary skills to outplay his 34-year-old opponent in a late night match at the Thyagaraj Sports Complex.

Feb 19, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Defending champion Ajay Jayaram reach semifinals of Dutch Open

Defending champion Ajay Jayaram reach semifinals of Dutch Open

Indian combo of Pranaav Cherry Chopra and Sikki Reddy also reached the mixed doubles semifinals last night.

Oct 15, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
India storm into semis of Snooker World Cup

India storm into semis of Snooker World Cup

India overcame dark horses Belgium 4-1 to march into the semifinals of the Snooker World Cup here on Saturday.

Jun 20, 2015, 19:11 PM IST
Saina, Srikanth win; Prannoy, Guru lose in India Open

Saina, Srikanth win; Prannoy, Guru lose in India Open

Saina Nehwal and K Srikanth reached their maiden semifinals at the India Open Super Series badminton tournament but giant-killer H S Prannoy and RMV Gurusaidutt failed to capitalise on early advantages and went down fighting in the quarterfinals here on Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 22:53 PM IST
Saina Nehwal storms into maiden India Open semifinal

Saina Nehwal storms into maiden India Open semifinal

Saina Nehwal sailed past Indonesia's Hana Ramadhini to make her maiden semifinals at the India Open Super Series while giant-killer H S Prannoy and RMV Gurusaidutt went down fighting in the quarterfinals here on Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 18:21 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2015: South Africa beat Sri Lanka to enter semis

Spinners Imran Tahir and hat-trick man Jean-Paul Duminy shared seven wickets between them to help a clinical South Africa outplay an unusually hapless Sri Lanka by 9 wickets and enter the cricket W

Mar 18, 2015, 15:42 PM IST
PV Sindhu, Ajay ​Jayaram reach semifinals of Malaysia Grand Prix Gold

PV Sindhu, Ajay ​Jayaram reach semifinals of Malaysia Grand Prix Gold

Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Ajay Jayaram notched up contrasting victories in the women's and men's singles competition respectively to reach the semifinals of the USD 120,000 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold, here on Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 19:45 PM IST
Pankaj Advani in National Billiards semifinals

Pankaj Advani in National Billiards semifinals

On a day of upsets, Indian ace Pankaj Advani continued his impressive run by storming into the semifinals of the National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club here on Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015, 22:54 PM IST
Defending champ Stan Wawrinka wallops into Chennai Open semis

Defending champ Stan Wawrinka wallops into Chennai Open semis

Defending champion Stanislas Wawrinka survived some anxious against Gilles Muller before proceeding into the men's singles semifinals at the ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament here Friday.

Jan 09, 2015, 22:06 PM IST
World Super Series Finals: Saina, Srikanth boost semifinal chances with second win

World Super Series Finals: Saina, Srikanth boost semifinal chances with second win

India's top badminton players Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth took a big step on way to reaching the semifinals at the World Super Series Finals by securing second consecutive wins in their respective group here on Thursday.

Dec 18, 2014, 22:03 PM IST
Indian hockey on the cusp of making history, says Roelant Oltmans

Indian hockey on the cusp of making history, says Roelant Oltmans

High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans feels Indian hockey team is on the cusp of making history but said to achieve that Sardar Singh and Co will have to give their 100 per cent against arch-rivals Pakistan in the Hero Champions Trophy semifinals on Saturday.

Dec 12, 2014, 19:48 PM IST
Hockey Champions Trophy: Pakistan to unleash 9-11 attack on India

Hockey Champions Trophy: Pakistan to unleash 9-11 attack on India

Aiming to outwit India in the Champions Trophy semifinals, the Pakistan hockey team has devised a rather controversially-titled 9-11 strategy which they plan to unleash at the Kalinga Stadium, here Saturday.

Dec 12, 2014, 18:46 PM IST
Pillai, Kamani enter Australian Open snooker semifinals

Pillai, Kamani enter Australian Open snooker semifinals

India's Vidya Pillai and Amee Kamani on Saturday entered the semifinals of the Australian Open women's snooker tournament after getting the better of their respective opponents, here.

Oct 04, 2014, 19:59 PM IST
Sandhu, Mangaonkar ease into semis of JSW Challenger Squash

Sandhu, Mangaonkar ease into semis of JSW Challenger Squash

Incheon Asian Games gold medallists Harinder Pal Sandhu and Mahesh Mangaonkar breezed into the men's singles semifinals of the opening tournament in the JSW Challenger Squash Circuit here on Friday.

Oct 03, 2014, 22:14 PM IST
CLT20 2014, 2nd semi-final: Hobart Hurricanes vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Preview

CLT20 2014, 2nd semi-final: Hobart Hurricanes vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Preview

The seemingly invincible Kolkata Knight Riders will start outright favourites when they square off against Australia's Hobart Hurricanes in the semifinals of the Oppo Champions League T20 here on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2014, 13:03 PM IST
CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

CLT20 2014: Cape Cobras vs Kings XI Punjab - Preview

On a roll after making the semifinals, Kings XI Punjab would aim to keep the winning run going when they take on South Africa's Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter of the Oppo Champions League here on Sunday.

Sep 27, 2014, 12:39 PM IST
Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar

Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar

They have made the semifinals but Kings XI Punjab will not take things easy when they take on Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter here on Sunday, the team's coach R Sridhar has asserted.

Sep 27, 2014, 12:31 PM IST
Indian women shuttlers assured of bronze in Asian Games

Indian women shuttlers assured of bronze in Asian Games

India on Saturday ended a 28-year-old medal drought in Asian Games badminton after the women's shuttlers, led by Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, edged out Thailand 3-2 to reach the semifinals of the women's team event, here today.

Sep 20, 2014, 21:07 PM IST
Sania Mirza, Cara Black in US Open semifinal

Sania Mirza, Cara Black in US Open semifinal

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black hardly broke a sweat as they entered the US Open women's doubles semifinals after their rivals retired midway through the quarterfinal match here.

Sep 03, 2014, 11:17 AM IST

Sania Mirza, Cara Black sets up title clash with Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci

Sania Mirza and Cara Black survived a thriller in the semifinals as they carved out a hard-earned 7-6(3) 3-6 13-11 victory to set up a Rogers Cup doubles final against top-seeded Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci here.

Aug 10, 2014, 17:55 PM IST