Naga and free style wrestling tournament begins

Kohima, March 14: The 12th Senior & 4th Junior free style meet under the aegis of the Nagaland Wrestling Association (NWA) was held today at Kohima Local Ground while the 26th Naga style wrestling will take place on Thursday from…

Saina Nehwal crashes out of All England Open Badminton Championships Round 1

Birmingham, March 14: India’s campaign at the 2018 All England Open Championships started on a wrong note as Saina Nehwal lost the opening round match to her nemesis Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei on Wednesday. It was World No.…

Sevilla stun Manchester United to make Champions League quarter-finals

MANCHESTER, March 14: Manchester United crashed out of the Champions League as Wissam Ben Yedder struck twice in four second-half minutes to send Sevilla into the quarter-finals for the first time in 60 years with a stunning 2-1 win at…

Dzeko strikes to take Roma into Champions League last eight

ROME, March 14: Roma reached the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time in 10 years as Edin Dzeko edged them past Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0 at the Stadio Olimpico on Tuesday and allowed the Italians to win the tie on…

Experiments unlikely as India face Bangladesh

Bangladesh to wear black armbands in honour of Nepal plane crash victims COLOMBO, March 13: India would like to throw the mathematical possibilities out of the window and seal their place in the final of the Twenty20 tri-series when they…

All England Championships: Sindhu, Srikanth gun for glory

BIRMINGHAM, March 13: India’s formidable duo of PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth will have no dearth of motivation as they aim to win the coveted All England Championships starting on Wednesday — something their mentor P Gopichand won 17 summers…

India finish top of shooting World Cup medals tally

Mexico, March 12: India topped the medals tally for the very first time in an International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) competition, after finishing the World Cup Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun stage here with four gold, one silver and four bronze for a total…

South Africa beat Australia to level series

PORT ELIZABETH (South Africa), March 12: Kagiso Rabada put aside his disciplinary concerns to set up a series-levelling win for South Africa on the fourth day of the second Test against Australia at St George’s Park on Monday. South Africa…

PM to inaugurate Mary Kom’s academy in presence of Vijender, Sushil

New Delhi, March 12: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the ‘Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation’ in Imphal on March 16 and present in the long-awaited event will be Olympic medallists — boxer Vijender Kumar and wrestler Sushil Kumar. Nestled…