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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Netherlands storm into World Cup hockey semifinals

Olympic silver medallists The Netherlands stormed into the men`s hockey World Cup semifinals with a runaway 7-1 victory over South Africa at the Kyocera Stadium.

Holders Australia enter semifinals

Defending champions Australia became the first team to ensure passage into the semifinals of the hockey World Cup with a 5-0 hammering of England here Saturday, giving them a maximum 12 points from four matches in Group A.

Sindhu, Jwala-Ashwini settle for bronze in Asian championship

India's teen sensation P V Sindhu and Commonwealth Games gold medallist pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa had to settle for bronze medals after losing their respective semifinals matches in the Asian Badminton Championship here.

Kalinga Lancers to play against Ranchi Rhinos

Ranchi Rhinos will be competing against Kalinga Lancers in the Hero Hockey India League here on Friday.

Should be be more consistent: Somdev after defeating Spaniard

Back to his rhythm after a career threatening shoulder surgery in 2012, India number one Somdev Devvarman, who made a successive ATP Challenger semifinals, said he needs to be more consistent.

Saina and Sindhu, India`s best players, to clash for title

A resurgent Saina Nehwal and fast rising PV Sindhu, country`s best women shuttlers, set up a summit clash against each other at the Indian Grand Prix Gold after emerging victorious in their respective semifinals, here Saturday.

Sania-Tecau sail into semis of Australian Open

India`s Sania Mirza and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau stormed into the semifinals of the mixed doubles event at the Australian Open with straight sets victory over Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and Julia Georges, here today.

Li, Peng march into WTA Shenzhen semis

Chinese tennis icon Li Na, the World No.3, and compatriot Peng Shuai entered the WTA Shenzhen Open singles` semifinals here.

Spain advance to UEFA U-21 championship semi-finals

Spain beat Germany 1-0 to reach the semifinals of the 2013 UEFA U-21 championship here.

China beat USA to reach water polo final

The Chinese women`s water polo team stunned the United States 9-7 in the semifinals of the FINA World League Super Final here Wednesday.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Windies clash with Kiwis for semi-final spot

Unbeaten West Indies team will chase a spot in the final four of the Under-19 cricket World Cup when they clash with New Zealand in their quarterfinal match here Monday.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Australia and South Africa set for semifinal clash

Australia and South Africa continued their unbeaten run in the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup with contrasting wins in their respective quarterfinals here Sunday.