Asian Wrestling C'Ships: Happiness in defeat for Vinesh

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST

Vinesh Phogat's hoodoo against Japanese world No.3 Mayu Mukaida continued as the Asian Games gold medallist lost 2-6 in her 53kg bout at the Asian Wrestling Championships here on Friday.

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Hope trials are conducted for Asian Olympic qualifiers: Sakshi

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

Sakshi Malik lost a closely fought gold medal match in the 65kg category at the Asian Wrestling Championships here on Friday. The weight class she was fighting in was a non-Olympic one due to her defe

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Fifth edition of ACG-NBA Jump programme starts Feb 22

Mumbai |Saturday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the ACG Worldwide Group on Friday announced the launch of the fifth edition of ACG-NBA Jump, India's first national basketball scouting programme.

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MI junior cricket meet: Gandhi blossoms for JCBN International

Mumbai |Saturday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Vansh Gandhi scored a swashbuckling hundred to enable JBCN International School, Borivali, register a comprehensive 140-run win over The Blossoms STE School, Marine Lines, in the Mumbai Indians Junior

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Minerva Academy to conduct trials in Manipur

Ludhiana |Saturday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST

Minerva Academy is going to conduct trials in Manipur, a statement said. The trials will start from February 28 in Chandel District of Manipur and over the course of 10 days will be held across the st

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TT: Indian pairs assured of medal in Budapest

Budapest |Saturday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST

Indian pairs of A. Sharath Kamal and G. Sathiyan in men's doubles and Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra in mixed doubles assured themselves of a medal each as they entered the semifinals of the ITTF Worl

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10-yr-old ManU fan writes to Klopp asking Liverpool to lose

London |Saturday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST

A young Manchester United fan has been left shocked after Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp replied to his letter asking his team to lose.

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T20 WC: How Poonam Yadav put Australia in a spin

Sydney |Saturday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

Leg-spinner Poonam Yadav lit up the opening match of the Women's T20 World Cup as she bamboozled Australia's much-vaunted middle order and helped India register a highly impressive comeback victory at

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Sammy to be given honourary citizenship of Pak on March 23

Lahore |Saturday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST

West Indies' all-rounder Darren Sammy will be given Pakistan's highest civil award -- Nishan-e-Pakistan -- and honourary citizenship of Pakistan by President Arif Alvi on March 23, the Pakistan Cricke

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Wellington Test: Williamson puts NZ just ahead of India

Wellington |Saturday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST

Kane Williamson scored a brilliant 89 to put New Zealand ahead but India clawed their way right back into the game by the end of the second day of the first Test at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.

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1st Test: Williamson helps NZ cut deficit at Tea on Day 2

Wellington |Saturday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST

Skipper Kane Williamson made sure New Zealand didn't let the efforts of the bowlers go in vain as the hosts collected 99 runs in the afternoon session and further strengthened their position on Day Tw

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Tokyo 2020 postpones volunteer training amid COVID-19 outbreak

Tokyo |Saturday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST

Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games have postponed training for volunteers "as part of efforts to prevent the spread of infection of the novel coronavirus".

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