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India is a very important market for artificial intelligence platform Watson: IBM

Technology giant IBM is placing big bets on the Indian market for its cognitive artificial intelligence platform Watson, driven by factors like a rich talent pool and fast pace of growth in uptake of technology products and solutions.

Oct 26, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Wimbledon? It's elementary dear Watson

Deep in the bowels of the All England Club, an army of employees from one of the world`s technology giants are teaching a computer named Watson to master tennis.

Jul 05, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Softbank to add learning technology to empathetic robot

Japanese mobile carrier Softbank said on Tuesday it will incorporate artificial intelligence technology from IBM into its empathetic robot Pepper that goes on sale in Japan this month.

Feb 10, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

American Hunter Mahan seeking Ryder Cup redemption for 2010

The three American Ryder Cup wildcard picks will all be seeking redemption when they travel to Scotland later this month, and none more so than Hunter Mahan.

Sep 03, 2014, 08:49 AM IST

Australia`s bubble of brilliance bursts in Bangladesh

Australia captain George Bailey arrived in Bangladesh with an abundance of intimidating power-hitters at his disposal in the cricket powerhouse`s quest to land the only major trophy to have eluded them.

Mar 31, 2014, 16:02 PM IST

Jones and Watson share early lead in Phoenix

Australian journeyman Matt Jones, bidding for his first PGA Tour title, made the most of his local knowledge to charge into an early tie for the lead in Friday`s second round of the Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Feb 01, 2014, 08:43 AM IST

England vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

Live Updates of the 4th Test, Day 2 - England vs Australia

Dec 27, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Champions League T20: Rajasthan Royals thrash Perth Scorchers to reach semis

Rajasthan Royals produced a disciplined all-round performance to notch up a convincing nine-wicket victory over Perth Scorchers and seal their semi-final berth in the Champions League Twenty20 here on Sunday.

Sep 29, 2013, 23:52 PM IST

IPL 2013 qualifier 2: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals - Preview

They have shown remarkable fighting spirit despite the demoralising spot-fixing scandal and the Rajasthan Royals will now look to upstage the mighty Mumbai Indians in the second qualifier here tomorrow to book, what would be, a dream final berth in the Pepsi IPL.

May 24, 2013, 00:11 AM IST

IPL 2013: Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview

Beaten in their past two away outings, Rajasthan Royals would be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in their own den in a Pepsi IPL league match at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium here on Saturday.

Apr 27, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Oz pace attack select Cook as main `target` in Ashes

Australian bowlers have reportedly selected England captain Alastair Cook as their main target in the back-to-back Ashes series, as they believe that the loss of England`s top batsman can see the their batting order stumble.

Apr 26, 2013, 13:20 PM IST

Steve Waugh backs women to compete along men in Big Bash

Former Test captain Steve Waugh has said it`s time to consider adding one female player to each Big Bash League T20 team`s roster based on the success and ability of Australia`s elite women`s cricketers.

Mar 29, 2013, 23:49 PM IST

Goa Assembly moves motion thanking Team India for emphatic win

Goa Legislative Assembly today moved a motion congratulating Team India for its historic victory over Australia in the Test series.

Mar 25, 2013, 16:56 PM IST

Aussie team worst ever: Oz media

The Australian media has left no stones unturned in slamming the national Test team for their shambolic performance during their humiliating 4-0 series defeat against India, branding the current team as worst ever.

Mar 25, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

Australia ruing, not sledging against India: Nathan Lyon

Spinner Nathan Lyon had said that Australia were ruing not attempting to intimidate India earlier in the series, adding that the verbal altercation between opener David Warner and Ravindra Jadeja on day two of the Delhi Test may have been one of the factors behind Indian captain MS Dhoni`s dismissal.

Mar 24, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

Smith`s wicket was more satisfying: Ashwin

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin termed his delivery to dismiss Steven Smith as a more ‘satisfying one’ compared to the one that helped him get rid of Mitchell Johnson on the opening day of the fourth and final Test against Australia here on Friday.

Mar 22, 2013, 19:01 PM IST

Cracking Kotla pitch back in the news

The pitch at the Feroz Shah Kotla is in the news again. It has shown signs of cracking on day one of the fourth Test between India and Australia. The experts do not see the match lasting the full five days.

Mar 22, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

Long wait for Mumbai and Rahane finally ends

A 16-month-long wait finally came to an end for Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane who was handed his India Test cap by Harbhajan Singh ahead of the team`s fourth cricket Test against Australia on Friday.

Mar 22, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Watson heads back to India for fourth Test

A beleaguered Australian side has got a much-needed boost ahead of the fourth and final Test against India, with vice-captain Shane Watson flying back to join the touring side in New Delhi on Tuesday.

Mar 18, 2013, 10:14 AM IST

Clarke hopeful of Watson playing fourth Test

Despite a miffed Shane Watson contemplating quitting Test cricket, Australian captain Michael Clarke today expressed hope that the vice-captain would return to India for the fourth and final Test in Delhi.

Mar 13, 2013, 15:14 PM IST