Category Archives: Sports

Paes wins Santo Domingo Open, his second title of 2018 season

Old warhorse Leander Paes is still going great guns as the veteran tennis star won his second Challenger level title of the season, lifting the Santo Domingo Open trophy with partner Miguel Angel Reyyes-Varela.

Djokovic cruises past Coric to win fourth Shanghai title

Novak Djokovic continued his scintillating run of form as he breezed past Croatian Borna Coric 6-3, 6-4 to win the Shanghai Masters title for the fourth time on Sunday.

Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018: Complete fixtures with timings

India will host the 2018 FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup at Bhubaneswar from November 28 to December 16. Sixteen top hockey nations will participate in the 19-day tournament to be played in the Odisha capital.

The fairy-tale football story: Scottish coach, Kashmiri team, Hindi abuses

Raising of eyebrows were natural when ex-Rangers player David Robertson decided to take in the reins of a rookie club in Kashmir, but now over a year down the line he knows the risk he took paid off mighty well — “four ready job offers” to be precise.

‘I said we’ll win 4 shooting medals, all laughed except Bindra’

Indian junior shooters have put up a great show at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Argentina, winning two gold and two silver medals.

‘I told we’ll win 4 shooting medals, all laughed except Bindra’

Indian junior shooters have put up a great show at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Argentina, winning two gold and two silver medals.

Wrestler Simran wins silver in Youth Olympics

Indian wrestler Simran settled for a silver in women’s freestyle 43 kg category competition after she lost to Emily Shilson of United States in the final bout.

Sarfraz Ahmed faces questions over tactics, team composition

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed faces some searching questions to answer for the second Test against Australia over his bowling attack and batting lineup after Tim Paine’s side produced a battling draw in the first Test in Dubai.

Youth Olympics: Indian men, women teams enter hockey 5s final

The Indian men’s and women’s teams advanced to the final of hockey 5s competition in the Youth Olympics after registering emphatic wins over their respective opponents.

Simone Biles calls out new USA Gymnastics president over Nike tweet

Olympic champion Simone Biles appeared less than impressed on Saturday with the appointment of former US congresswoman Mary Bono as the latest interim president of embattled USA Gymnastics.