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Ferrari’s Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix

Budapest : Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel won the Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix here on Sunday to tie with late Brazilian driver Ayrton Senna for third place on the....

Indian junior hockey girls beat England to finish third

Breda : India finished third after beating England 1-0 (1-1) via penalty shoot-out in the women's Volvo International Under-21 hockey tournament here on Sunday. Goalkeeperr  Inderpreet Kaur  was the hero for....

Golfer Lahiri finishes fifth, Willett wins European Masters

Crans Montana (Switzerland) : Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired six-under 64 in the fourth and final round to finish an impressive fifth while England's Danny Willett amassed a total of....

Kush bags Tasman squash title

Devonport (Australia): After scripting several success stories as a junior, Kush Kumar drew first blood as a senior pro by winning his maiden Professional Squash Association (PSA) title, the Tasmanian Open....

Donison tops in national karting

Hyderabad : Ricky Donison drove a splendid race for a start-to-finish win in the senior category in the second round of the JK Tyre FMSCI National Karting Championship which concluded here....

Mushfiqur all praise for Bangladesh bowlers

Chittagong: Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim is delighted over how the Bangladesh bowlers attacked South Africa's world class batting line-up in the first Test here. Bangladesh's revamped bowling unit deserved the acclaim from....

Special Olympics World Games commence

Los Angeles: With the announcement from United States' First Lady Michelle Obama, the 2015 Special Olympics World Games were officially opened at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum here. "You're uniting us....

Coal India to set up football academy

Kolkata :The world's biggest coal miner, Coal India Limited (CIL), is keen on collaborating with the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to set up a football academy, its chairman Sutirtha....

Force India cars to start 11th, 13th

Mogyorod (Hungary) : Force India drivers Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez will start 11th and 13th in Sunday's Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix after the two finished qualifying in the....

Fine win for Daniel at National Racing Championship

Chennai :Sudanand Daniel of Anish Racing team brought into play all his experience and rode his luck to win the Formula LGB1300 race in the fourth round of the Indian....

IPL Spot-Fixing Case: Clean chit for S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila & Ankeet Chavan. Delhi Court sets all free

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Saturday has set free all the accused in the Indian Premeier League (IPL) spot fixing case including S Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan.....

Conflict of Interest? Players gearing up to join firm linked to Virat Kohli

NEW DELHI: After BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur’s letter to his colleagues on July 21 asking them to address the conflict of interest in the Indian cricket by signing a declaration....

Cricketer Maxwell dropped from Yorkshire team

Leeds: Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell has been dropped from the Yorkshire Vikings Twenty20 team for disciplinary reasons. It marked a premature end to the all-rounder's stint in the English domestic....

Cricket: NCA rout Andhra CA by an innings

Bengaluru : National Cricket Academy drubbed Andhra CA by an innings and 22 runs with a day to spare and picked up seven points from their preliminary league match of the....

Rainforest Challenge 2015 to begin on Saturday

Panjim : After a successful inaugural season last year, Force Gurkha Rainforest Challenge (RFC) is all set for the start of its second edition here on Saturday. The second season of....

Gayle to undergo back surgery

Kingston: Explosive West Indian batsman Chris Gayle has said he will be out of cricket for two to three months owing to his back problem and is set to undergo a....

Defender Marc Bartra has no plans to leave Barcelona

Barcelona : FC Barcelona's Spain international defender Marc Bartra insists his future lies with the football club despite signs pointing to a move elsewhere. Bartra played an important, albeit not a....

10-year-old Indian golfing sensation wins consecutive tournaments

New Delhi: Ten-year-old Indian golfer Shubham Jaglan has won the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) World Stars of Junior Golf event in Las Vegas, his second consecutive IJGA title. The....

Are calls for Srinivasan’s resignations justified?

When the Indian Premier League betting scandal was unravelling last year, with exposures of Sreesanth of Rajasthan Royals and Gurunath Meiyappan of the Chennai Super Kings colluding with syndicates in....

Mumbai City FC retain midfielder Moritz

Mumbai: Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Mumbai City FC has retained midfielder Andre Moritz for the second edition of the tournament, the club announced on Friday. Moritz scored three goals....

Brazil to play against US in football friendly

Rio de Janeiro:Brazil will meet the United States in a friendly at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, on September 8, the South American country's CBF football confederation has said. The....

India look to better 2013 performance in Special Olympics

Los Angeles: India would have their hopes pinned on the 242 differently-abled individuals who will be competing at the Special Olympics World Summer Games starting here on Friday. In the....

Kabaddi: Telugu Titans beat Bengal Warriors

Kolkata : Telugu Titans came out on top of Bengal Warriors in a Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) encounter that had forutnes swinging like a pendulum at the Netaji Indoor Stadium....

Leg-spinner Amit Mishra recalled to Indian Test squad

New Delhi : Seasoned leg-spinner Amit Mishra on Thursday was recalled to the Indian cricket team for the three-Test away series against Sri Lanka next month. The 32-year-old Haryana tweaker replaced....

Jonny Bairstow determined to continue rich form in Ashes

Birmingham : England batsman Jonny Bairstow is determined to continue his rich vein of form after earning a place in the squad for the third Ashes Test against Australia starting from....

Indian swimmers set for World Aquatic Championships challenge

Kazan (Russia):Indian swimmers Sandeep Sejwal, Aaron D'Souza, Virdhawal Khade, Saurav Sangvekar, Sajan Prakash and others are geared up to distinguish themselves at the aquatic World Championships beginning here on Friday.....

Quaresma signs with Besiktas for two seasons

Istanbul : Portuguese player Ricardo Quaresma has signed with Turkish side Besiktas for two seasons with an option a third, valued at 3.3 million euros ($3.6 million), the Turkish club said.....

Warriors beat Pink Panthers in kabaddi thriller

Kolkata : A last ditch attempt from the defence ensured Bengal Warriors full points against defending champions Jaipur Pink Panthers in a thrilling game of the Pro Kabaddi League Season....

Rahul guides India A to 221/6

Chennai :Opening batsman Lokesh Rahul struck a brilliant 96 to guide India to 221/6 at stumps on Day 1 of the first four-day cricket match against Australia A at the....

Last ring for Bell in third Test, feels Boycott

Birmingham : England cricket legend Geoffrey Boycott believes it could be the end of senior batsman Ian Bell's career if the right-hander does not deliver in the third Ashes Test starting....