World Championship

PV Sindhu reacts on world championship final loss with grace

PV Sindhu reacts on world championship final loss with grace

She can only improve from here on and would be eyeing to become the numero uno player in the world in the near future. 

Aug 31, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Vijender Singh backs Indian athletes to bag more than one medal at World Championship

Vijender Singh backs Indian athletes to bag more than one medal at World Championship

The 31-year-old had fetched a bronze medal at the 15th World Championship in Milan, just over a year after becoming India's first Olympic medallist in boxing -- a bronze-winner at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Aug 22, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
Usain Bolt, Elaine Thompson lead Jamaica's world championships charge

Usain Bolt, Elaine Thompson lead Jamaica's world championships charge

Bolt will chase his fourth successive 100 metres world title and a fifth consecutive 4x100m relay gold at the Aug. 4-14 meeting, his last international competition.

Jul 25, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
I will play to win at World Championship, says Australian Superseries winner Kidambi Srikanth

I will play to win at World Championship, says Australian Superseries winner Kidambi Srikanth

The 24-year-old Indian, who won the Indonesia Super Series Premier and the Australian Super Series titles, said he will play to win at the World Championship in August.

Jun 27, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
Yohan Blake completes sprint double at Jamaican Nationals, World Championship trials

Yohan Blake completes sprint double at Jamaican Nationals, World Championship trials

Running in lane five, the 2012 Olympic 100m and 200m silver medallist was quickest off the curve and powered away to a big win over Commonwealth Games champion Rasheed Dwyer.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal look for good show at Australia Open

Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal look for good show at Australia Open

Newly-crowned Indonesia Open champion Kidambi Srikanth and title-holder Saina Nehwal will have their task cut out when they lead the Indian challenge at the Australia Super Series starting with the qualifiers here tomorrow.

Jun 19, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth eyes Indian Super Series title for World Championship qualification

Kidambi Srikanth eyes Indian Super Series title for World Championship qualification

Two summers ago, Srikanth became the only Indian male shuttler to clinch the India Open when he along with Saina Nehwal had made it a double delight for India at the Siri Fort Stadium.

Mar 25, 2017, 14:32 PM IST
Heartbreak for Harika Dronavali, clinches 3rd bronze at World Championship

Heartbreak for Harika Dronavali, clinches 3rd bronze at World Championship

Harika missed several opportunities in the tie-breaker which was a battle of nerves. Tan will now play the finals against Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine.

Feb 26, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
Olympics has changed something inside me, feels silver medalist PV Sindhu

Olympics has changed something inside me, feels silver medalist PV Sindhu

The two-time bronze medalist at World Championship will next compete at the China Super Series starting next week and Sindhu said she can't take anybody lightly.

Nov 09, 2016, 22:30 PM IST
Aragon Grand Prix: Spain's Marc Marquez wins, leads Valentino Rossi by 52 points

Aragon Grand Prix: Spain's Marc Marquez wins, leads Valentino Rossi by 52 points

Defending champion Jorge Lorenzo passed Yamaha teammate Rossi with five laps to go to take second.

Sep 25, 2016, 18:30 PM IST
Mary Kom, Laishram Sarita sail into Rd 2 of World Championships

Mary Kom, Laishram Sarita sail into Rd 2 of World Championships

Mary Kom set up a clash on Saturday with Germany's Azize Nimani, who stunned Asian Games bronze-medallist Nandintsetseg Myagmardulam of Mongolia.

May 19, 2016, 20:51 PM IST
Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri; bows out of contention

Candidates Chess: Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri; bows out of contention

For the first time in 10 years, there will be a World Championship without Anand, who has won the crown as many as five times.

Mar 28, 2016, 17:58 PM IST
Mary Kom, Shiva Thapa get top seeding at Asian Olympic Qualifiers

Mary Kom, Shiva Thapa get top seeding at Asian Olympic Qualifiers

Other Indians to be seeded were Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (4th in 49kg division) and Asian silver-medallist Vikas Krishan (2nd in 75kg category).

Mar 25, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

Cycling: World championships results - 1st update

World track cycling championships results.

Mar 04, 2016, 01:43 AM IST
Being World No. 1 most satisfying, injuries deprived me of winning more titles: Saina Nehwal

Being World No. 1 most satisfying, injuries deprived me of winning more titles: Saina Nehwal

The London Olympics bronze-medallist will carry a billion hopes when she represents India next year at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Dec 03, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

Zee Media Exclusive Interview with boxer Vijender Singh

Check out our exclusive interview with the famous boxer, Vijendra Singh in which he talks about his career in professional boxing.

Nov 17, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Swimmer Mitch Larkin says world record needed for Rio glory

Australia's dual world swimming champion Mitch Larkin believes he will need to set a new world record to win the 100-metre backstroke at next year's Rio Olympics.

Nov 07, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
2015 my best year in F1: Lewis Hamilton

2015 my best year in F1: Lewis Hamilton

British Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton believes his third World Championship title in 2015 has capped his best year in the sport.

Oct 27, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Shweta Rathore wins silver in Asian bodybuilding champ'ship

 Shweta Rathore became the first Indian female bodybuilder to win a silver medal in the 49th Asian championship, recently held in Uzbekistan.

Oct 13, 2015, 15:34 PM IST

JSW Sports announces Rs 5 lakh cash award to grappler Narsingh Yadav

JSW Sports that supports wrestler Narsingh Yadav and seven other Indian grapplers, who were part of the squad at the recently-held World Championship in Las Vegas, on Wednesday announced a cash award of Rs five lakh to him for winning a bronze medal in the USA.

Sep 16, 2015, 18:24 PM IST