New Delhi: The in-form double trap exponent Ankur Mittal and pistol ace Jitu Rai will spearhead India's challenge in the prestigious ISSF World Cup Finals, which the country is hosting for the first time, from tomorrow onwards.
Published 23-Oct-2017 13:09 IST
Kolkata: So what was the secret of Brazil's effervescent come-from-behind 2-1 victory over a resilient Germany in the quarter-final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup? According to coach Carlos Amadeu, some key strategic changes did the trick. "The German coach (Christian Wueck) did a good strategy. HeMore
Published 23-Oct-2017 11:54 IST
Odense: Indian badminton has been on the ascendancy for quite some time now but a pragmatic chief national coach Pullela Gopichand believes that there is still a long way to go before the country can be termed as dominant force in the sport. In recent past, PV Sindhu have won silver medals at theMore
Published 23-Oct-2017 11:02 IST
Kolkata: Germany coach Christian Wueck on Sunday came down heavily on US referee Jair Marrufo saying he made the difference in the 1-2 result against Brazil which knocked them out of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in a quarterfinal tie here. "Did you watch the game? Did you look at the eyes of Jan Boller?More
Published 23-Oct-2017 07:40 IST
Kolkata: Three-time champions Brazil rallied from a goal down as they struck twice in the space of six minutes in a second-half blitz to beat Germany 2-1 in a thrilling match and enter the semifinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Sunday.
Published 23-Oct-2017 07:17 IST
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night congratulated badminton player Kidambi Srikanth for winning the Denmark Open, saying it had made every Indian proud. "Congratulations @srikidambi! Your remarkable victory at the #DenmarkSSP makes every Indian proud and happy," he tweeted.
Published 23-Oct-2017 07:08 IST
Indore: About 3,000 runners participated in the mini marathon, organised by the Central School of Weapons and Tactics (CSWT) of Border Security Force (BSF) in memory of martyrs here on Sunday. Inspector General of Indore based CSWT, B K Mehta flagged off the mini marathon at Super Corridor Road. TheMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 22:44 IST
Odense: India ace Kidmabi Srikanth clinched his third Super Series Premier title with a dominating straight-game victory over Korean veteran Lee Hyun II in a lop-sided final of the USD 750,000 Denmark Open here on Sunday. Playing an opponent 12 years his senior, Srikanth asserted his dominance withMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 22:08 IST
Dhaka: India underlined their continental supremacy as they overcame a fighting Malaysia 2-1 in the final here on Sunday to win the Asia Cup hockey championship for the third time. Ramandeep Singh (3rd minute) and Lalit Upadhyay (29th) scored for the 2014 Asian Games gold medallists India. ShahrilMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 19:49 IST
Dhaka: Pakistan rode on a hat-trick by Ajaz Ahmad to demolish South Korea 6-3 and clinch the bronze medal at the Hero Asia Cup 2017 hockey tournament here on Sunday. Ahmad scored in the 10th, 30th and 36th minutes while Rashid Mehmood (26th) and Abu Mahmood (32th) also sounded the board forMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 19:42 IST
Kochi: Spain produced a sublime performance to defeat Iran 3-1 and enter the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Sunday. Abel Ruiz (13th minute) and Sergio Gomez (60th) gave Spain a decisive advantage before Ferran Torres (67th), who had a hand in both goals, found the target himself.More
Published 22-Oct-2017 19:22 IST | Updated 20:18 IST
Macau: Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar romped home to a three-shot victory at the Macao Open to bag his eighth Asian Tour title here on Sunday. As a result, Bhullar etched his name on the Macao Open trophy for the second time having previously won the event in 2012. Bhullar (64-65-74-68) wasMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 16:11 IST
Margao: Rhian Brewster scored a hat-trick as a superlative England thrashed USA 4-1 to enter their maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup semifinal, here on Saturday. Brewster scored in the 11th, 14th and 90+6th minutes from a penalty while Morgan Gibbs White scored in 64th minute to hand England the convincingMore
Published 22-Oct-2017 08:08 IST
Dhaka: A dominant India continued their unbeaten run in the tournament and thrashed arch-rivals Pakistan 4-0 to sail into the final of the 10th men's Asia Cup hockey tournament here on Saturday. The sixth ranked India, who just needed a draw to seal a place in tomorrow's summit clash, produced aMore
Published 21-Oct-2017 22:28 IST
Odense: India's Kidambi Srikanth stands one step away from his third Super Series Premier title after he dished out a superlative display to outwit Hong Kong's Wong Wing Ki Vincent in straight games to reach the men's singles final of the USD 750,000 Denmark Open, here on Saturday. The 25-year-oldMore
Published 21-Oct-2017 22:10 IST
Kolkata: Indian football legend PK Banerjee on Saturday lashed out at the FIFA Local Organising Committee (LOC) for not felicitating many top former players like Shyam Thapa, Prasun Banerjee and Subhas Bhowmick during the FIFA Under-17 World Cup opener in New Delhi earlier this month. "It's a hugeMore
Published 21-Oct-2017 20:11 IST
Guwahati: Mali remained the last team standing from Africa as they prevailed over Ghana 2-1 in a FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinal match played amid uninterrupted rain that caused waterlogging here on Saturday. Hadji Drame (15th minute) and Djemoussa Traore (61st) scored for Mali, while KudusMore
Published 21-Oct-2017 19:54 IST | Updated 20:33 IST
Agartala: Ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar, who narrowly missed out on a bronze medal in the women's vault event at the Rio Olympics last year, will be conferred a D. Litt degree by the National Institute of Technology (NIT) here next month, and official said here on Saturday. "The NIT, Agartala senate,More
Published 21-Oct-2017 19:10 IST
Kolkata: Sparks are set to fly when three-time former champions Brazil take on old rivals Germany in a titanic battle for one of the semi-final berths in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup here on Sunday. It's been a treat for football fans whenever the two teams locked horns. In the recent past, GermanyMore
Published 21-Oct-2017 15:22 IST
Jalandhar: Kavita Devi, who rocked the WWE ring in her traditional Indian attire, said she fought in ‘salwar-kameez’ to stay connected with her culture. Kavita has become the first Indian woman wrestler to be signed by World Wrestling etertainment(WWE).
Published 21-Oct-2017 09:35 IST | Updated 09:58 IST

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