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PBL 4 : Bengaluru Raptors inch closer to semis post 4-3 win over North Eastern Warriors

PBL 4 : Bengaluru Raptors inch closer to semis post 4-3 win over North Eastern Warriors

 Bengaluru Raptors will next lock horns with Mumbai Rockets on January 8. 

Jan 06, 2019, 07:56 AM IST
AFC Asian Cup 2019 complete schedule of matches

AFC Asian Cup 2019 complete schedule of matches

The two top sides from each of the six groups as well as four third-placed teams will make it to the Round of 16.

Jan 06, 2019, 06:50 AM IST
Indian Olympic Association chief backs Manu Bhakar; slams Haryana sports minister

Indian Olympic Association chief backs Manu Bhakar; slams Haryana sports minister

Batra has slammed the manner in which the government had failed to fulfil it's commitments on a regular basis. He further backed Bhaker's decision to take to social media in order to tackle the

Jan 05, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
Haryana sports minister hits back at Manu Bhakar for reminding him of promised Rs 2 crore reward

Haryana sports minister hits back at Manu Bhakar for reminding him of promised Rs 2 crore reward

Vij's comments came after Bhaker took to her Twitter handle on Friday and reminded the Haryana sports minister of promised cash prize of Rs 2 crore, which he made after her Youth Olympic gold medal.

Jan 05, 2019, 12:54 PM IST
Novak Djokovic goes down against Roberto Bautista Agut in Doha semi-final

Novak Djokovic goes down against Roberto Bautista Agut in Doha semi-final

The defeat meant Djokovic, who won Wimbledon and the U.S. Open last year in a spectacular return to form after elbow surgery, missed the chance to reach his sixth straight final.

Jan 05, 2019, 06:22 AM IST
Manu Bhaker reminds Haryana sports minister of promised Rs 2 crore award

Manu Bhaker reminds Haryana sports minister of promised Rs 2 crore award

However, the government again revised its policy last December and brought the amount down to Rs 1 crore for gold, Rs 65 lakh for silver and Rs 40 lakh for the bronze medallists.

Jan 04, 2019, 18:56 PM IST
Youth only policy will not bring India success: Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh

Youth only policy will not bring India success: Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh

When asked if he was in favour of going back to foreigners as national coach, Sreejesh responded in the positive.

Jan 04, 2019, 17:16 PM IST
PKL: Confident Gujarat Fortunegiants take on gritty Bengaluru Bulls in the final

PKL: Confident Gujarat Fortunegiants take on gritty Bengaluru Bulls in the final

Interestingly, Bengaluru Bulls led by Rohit Kumar, had defeated Gujarat by 12 points in the first qualifier to directly book a place in the summit clash.

Jan 04, 2019, 17:04 PM IST
Hockey India names 33 players for women's national camp in Bengaluru

Hockey India names 33 players for women's national camp in Bengaluru

The camp to be held ahead of India's tour of Spain, starting January 24, will be conducted under the watchful eyes of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne.

Jan 03, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
 Yearender 2018: France end 20-year World Cup jinx, Novak Djokovic returns to top

Yearender 2018: France end 20-year World Cup jinx, Novak Djokovic returns to top

Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic ended the year at the numero-uno spot in the ATP rankings for the fifth time.

Dec 31, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Bengaluru Raptors edge out Pune Aces 4-3 in PBL thriller

Bengaluru Raptors edge out Pune Aces 4-3 in PBL thriller

In the deciding men's singles match, B Sai Praneeth defeated Lakshya Sen 15-9 15-13 to wrap the contest in Bengaluru's favour.

Dec 30, 2018, 23:39 PM IST
Awadhe Warriors' Beiwen Zhang stuns PV Sindhu in PBL4

Awadhe Warriors' Beiwen Zhang stuns PV Sindhu in PBL4

World No. 10 Beiwen Zhang stunned Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu in the women's singles event as Awadhe Warriors took an unassailable 4-0 lead over Hyderabad Hunters in a Premier Badminton League

Dec 29, 2018, 22:44 PM IST
PBL 4: Ivanov-Shetty, Kjaersfeldt guide Pune 7 Aces to first win

PBL 4: Ivanov-Shetty, Kjaersfeldt guide Pune 7 Aces to first win

The Pune charge was led by Russia's Vladimir Ivanov and Denmark's Line Kjaersfeldt -- each of whom brought home a couple of wins to help the Season 4 debutants get their first ever victory.

Dec 29, 2018, 20:42 PM IST
Midfielder Manpreet Singh wants to get over Hockey World Cup disappointment

Midfielder Manpreet Singh wants to get over Hockey World Cup disappointment

The team's silver lining was a gold medal at the Asian Champions Trophy in Muscat where they split the title with Pakistan and remained unbeaten in the tournament.

Dec 29, 2018, 18:34 PM IST
Yearender 2018: Asian Games glory, PV Sindhu's victory highlights of Indian sports

Yearender 2018: Asian Games glory, PV Sindhu's victory highlights of Indian sports

A number of women athletes also waved the tri-colour high in 2018, showing that the sporting future of the country is in the right hands.

Dec 28, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
PKL: Bengal Warriors continue hot streak, down Telugu Titans 39-34

PKL: Bengal Warriors continue hot streak, down Telugu Titans 39-34

Maninder Singh scored 12 raid points for Bengal Warriors to lead his team`s charge. Maninder also became the fastest man to reach 500 points in Pro Kabaddi League as he achieved the feat in 56

Dec 26, 2018, 05:10 AM IST
Women sportspersons in Pakistan demand better financial support and exposure

Women sportspersons in Pakistan demand better financial support and exposure

In a first of its kind development, Pakistan's top women tennis players recently wrote a letter to the Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) demanding a raise in the prize money given to them in national

Dec 23, 2018, 16:47 PM IST
 Sania Mirza's son Izhaan finally says 'hello to the world'-- See pic

Sania Mirza's son Izhaan finally says 'hello to the world'-- See pic

On October 30, Shoaib announced the good news on his social media handle, and since then Sania has been sharing glimpses of their baby to the world.

Dec 23, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
UAE will be India's toughest challenge in AFC Asian Cup : Gouramangi Singh

UAE will be India's toughest challenge in AFC Asian Cup : Gouramangi Singh

Indian start their Asian Cup campaign on January 6 when they take on Thailand. They will play UAE on January 10 followed by the match against Bahrain on January 14.

Dec 22, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Australian Open introduces final-set tiebreakers

Australian Open introduces final-set tiebreakers

In October, Wimbledon said that next year`s Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis Club would feature a tiebreak when the score reaches 12-12 in the final set of all matches.

Dec 21, 2018, 17:43 PM IST