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Football: 2nd T Ao Gold Cup under-21 tournament from today

The second edition of T Ao North East International NEC Gold Cup under-21 football tournament with the participation of 11 teams including three foreign teams will begin from February 19 in Guwahati. Talimeren Ao popularly known as T Ao was...

Hockey: Indian Railways crowned Champions at the Senior Women’s Nationals

Railway Sports Promotion Board won their sixth straight title as they were crowned the Champions of the 9th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship 2019 (A Division) by defeating Hockey Madhya Pradesh 5-0 in the Final held in Hisar...

Football: Sunil Chhetri was awarded the first-ever ‘Football Ratna’

Talismanic Indian striker Sunil Chhetri was awarded the first-ever ‘Football Ratna’ by Football Delhi, the State Association governing the sport in Delhi. Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran, President, Delhi Football presented the honour a function at the majestic Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Chhetri,...

Pro Volleyball: Chennai Spartans qualify for playoffs

Day 14 of the RuPay Pro Volleyball League saw Chennai Spartans qualify for the playoffs at the expense of Ahmedabad Defenders as they beat them 4-1 (15-6, 13-15, 15-13, 15-11,15-12) at the Nehru Indoor Stadium. Rudy Verhoeff created a new...

Boxing: India assures 5 medals at Strandja Memorial

2018 Asian Games Gold medalist Amit Panghal started the season on a strong note, assuring the semis berth after and medal after a closely contested 3-2 win to outclass Ukraine’s Nazar Kurotchyn. The Indian women pugilists too assured four medals at the end...

Pro Volleyball : U Mumba Volley keep playoff hopes alive

Day 13 of the RuPay Pro Volleyball League saw U Mumba Volley win their first match and kept their playoff hopes alive beating Chennai Spartans 3-2 (15-14, 15-8, 15-10, 10-15,10-15). Skipper Dipesh Sinha was the highest scorer for U...

Badminton Senior Nationals: Saina Nehwal, Sourabh Verma bag Singles crowns

In a blockbuster face-off between the two Indian shuttle queens, Saina Nehwal beat PV Sindhu 21-18, 21-15 to win her fourth title at the Yonex-Sunrise 83rd Senior National Badminton Championships 2018-19, here on Saturday. The men’s singles glory was...

16-year old tennis player fails dope test

In a first, an Indian tennis player is now caught in a doping cloud after he reportedly failed a test which has led to him being placed under provisional suspension according to the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). The tennis...

Badminton Senior Nationals: PV Sindhu wins the Semi-final, Ashmita Chaliha wins hearts

Top seed PV Sindhu staved off a gutsy fightback from Assam’s wonderkid Ashmita Chaliha to enter the final at the Yonex-Sunrise 83rd Senior National Badminton Championships 2018-19, here on Friday. The two-time champion had to claw her way back...

Football: Indian Women’s team to play in Turkish Cup

The Indian Senior Women’s Team will be embarking on an exposure tour to Turkey where they will be playing in the Turkish Women’s Cup from February 27, 2019 onwards. India have been clubbed with Romania, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan in Group...