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Provisional entry lists announced for IAAF World Athletics Championships

There are 1928 entries for the tournament, out of which 1039 are men and 889 women. 

Sep 19, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Could've won World Cup qualifier against Oman by scoring more in 1st half: Igor Stimac

On Thursday evening, skipper Sunil Chhetri gave India the lead in the 24th minute and after a fine first-half showing, the Blue Tigers were minutes away from putting points on the board but Al-Mandhar Al Alawi scored a late brace to hand Oman the win.

Sep 06, 2019, 16:38 PM IST

Litmus test awaits India against Oman in 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Stimac is one of the most high-profile coaches to have taken charge of the Indian team having been part of Croatia's team that reached the semi-finals of the 1998 World Cup.

Sep 04, 2019, 20:27 PM IST

IndiGo announces daily non-stop flights from Delhi to Singapore

Tickets for the daily non-stop flights on Delhi-Singapore route, with come at starting price of Rs 9,999 while that of the Delhi-Doha will start at Rs 10,880.

Aug 23, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Fresh round of US, Taliban peace talks begin in Qatar's Doha

A fresh round of US-Taliban peace talks began in Qatar`s capital Doha on Saturday, officials said, describing it to be the "most crucial" phase of negotiations to end the 18-year war in Afghanistan.

Aug 03, 2019, 14:49 PM IST

Legendary athlete PT Usha expresses delight following nomination for IAAF Veteran Pin

The 55-year-old Olympian expressed thankfulness to the IAAF for the "incredible honour" in a tweet which further comprised of a letter from IAAF CEO Jon Ridgeon.

Jul 18, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi wishes quick recovery for javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra

The surgery has also raised doubts over Neeraj's participation in the World Championships, which is slated to take place in Doha from September 27 to October 6.

May 04, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Neeraj Chopra undergoes elbow surgery, likely to miss Doha World Championships

The surgery has also raised doubts over his participation in the World Championships, which is slated to take place in Doha from September 27 to October 6.

May 03, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

IAAF maintains Russia's athletics ban over doping

Russia`s athletics federation (RUSAF) has been suspended since 2015 following a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) report that found evidence of widespread doping in the sport.

Mar 11, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Gulf tensions boil over at Asian Cup as Qatar oust UAE

The crowd of 38,646 at the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, was hostile to the Qatar side. 

Jan 30, 2019, 09:51 AM IST

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looks stunning in a shimmering red gown at Manish Malhotra's Doha fashion show—Pics

The actress, who joined the social media world quite late is now an avid user of the medium.

Oct 06, 2018, 08:03 AM IST

Bengaluru FC today announced that right-back Rino Anto has returned to the club

 Bengaluru FC today announced that right-back Rino Anto has returned to the club, signing on a two-year deal that will keep him in the club until the end of the 2019-2020 season.

Jun 06, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Neeraj Chopra shatters own national record, finishes 4th in Doha Diamond League

Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra shattered his own national record by clearing a distance of 87.43m en route finishing fourth in a star-studded field in the season-opening Diamond League series meet.

May 05, 2018, 16:58 PM IST

Golf: Shubhankar Sharma, SSP Chawrasia miss cut at Qatar Masters

Shubhankar Sharma and SSP Chawrasia made an early exit from the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters as both missed the halfway cut here on Friday.

Feb 23, 2018, 21:37 PM IST

Golf: Shubhankar Sharma makes three-under start in Qatar Masters

The 21-year-old, who is on top of both the European and Asian Tour Order of Merit lists by virtue of two wins in less than two months, had five birdies against one double bogey and was lying tied-38th.

Feb 22, 2018, 20:01 PM IST

Petra Kvitova wins Qatar Open title to clinch top-10 return

Kvitova overcame an awful start, which saw her lose the first five games, to eventually triumph 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 over Garbine Muguruza.

Feb 19, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

Petra Kvitova bounces back to stun World No 1 Caroline Wozniacki, reaches Qatar Open final

The World No 21 pulled herself back from a set down in the semifinal to send World No 1 Wozniacki packing. 

Feb 18, 2018, 09:25 AM IST

Simona Halep powers to victory on return in Qatar

World number two Simona Halep won easily on her return to competitive action since losing the Australian Open final, beating Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets in the Qatar Open on Wednesday.

Feb 14, 2018, 21:05 PM IST

Qatar Open: Johanna Konta defeats qualifier Bernarda Pera to avenge Melbourne shock

Johanna Konta powered past qualifier Bernarda Pera 7-6(5), 6-1 in the first round of the Qatar Open on Tuesday to avenge her shock defeat by the American in the Australian Open last month.

Feb 13, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

Maria Sharapova crashes out in Qatar Open first round

Romania's Monica Niculescu, ranked number 92 in the world, 51 places behind Sharapova, won 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.

Feb 13, 2018, 19:40 PM IST