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Aditi finishes tied-15 in Portland

Sep 5: Aditi Ashok rounded off the week with a superb five-under 67, which lifted her to tied 15th at the end of the Cambia Portland Classic here.

Nine MC members of B’lore Turf Club resign

Sep 5: In a sudden turn of events on Monday, nine out of the ten elected members of the managing committee of the Bangalore Turf Club tendered their resignation

Now back with Gopi, Saina eyes Superseries Final qualification

Sep 5: London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal wants to qualify for the Dubai World Superseries Finals after resuming her partnership with long-time mentor and chief coach Pullela Gopichand.

BCCI gets more land, may set up CoE in Bengaluru

Sep 2: With the aim of setting up a centre of excellence, the Board of Control for Cricket in India on Friday acquired 15 acres of land from the Karnataka government in Bengaluru.

Ministry panel to streamline big meet preparations

Sep 2: Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has formed an Empowered Steering Committee (ESC) to streamline India’s preparations in the multi-disciplinary events, with focus on 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Youngsters need more time, says Malinga

Sep 2: Under-pressure batsmen are afraid to play their natural game and that’s affecting our performance, felt Sri Lanka’s stand-in skipper Lasith Malinga after the hosts crashed to their fourth successive defeat .

Bengaluru likely to host U-17 friendly

Sep 2: Bengaluru might have missed out on being one of the cities to host the FIFA U-17 World Cup next month, but the IT hub of the country could see the Indian colts in action ahead of the showpiece event.

Tigers maul Panthers in opener

Sep 2: A disciplined effort from the bowlers was followed by an entertaining half-century by K V Siddharth as Hubli Tigers thumped Belagavi Panthers by six wickets in the inaugural tie of the sixth Karnataka Premier League

Tigers maul Panthers in opener

Sep 2: A disciplined effort from the bowlers was followed by an entertaining half-century by K V Siddharth as Hubli Tigers thumped Belagavi Panthers by six wickets in the inaugural tie of the sixth Karnataka Premier League.

SCR outclass listless Karnataka men

Sep 2: South Central Railway (SCR) churned out a clinical performance to outclass Hockey Karnataka 4-2 in the men’s section of the 3rd Bengaluru Cup All India Invitation tournament at the Hockey Stadium here on Friday.

Suhas guides Carmel into final

Sep 2: Suhas R did a star turn for Carmel High School as they beat St John’s High School by six wickets to enter the final of the Group I, Division II under-16 inter-school tournament for the KSCA Cup here at IISc grounds.

Licence not linked to membership, claims govt

Sep 2: Even as the racing activities in Bengaluru came to a standstill, the State government has told the Bangalore Turf Club that the renewal of its licence is not linked to the membership issue.

Sharapova advances into US Open last 16, Cilic ousted

Sep 2: Maria Sharapova rolled into the last 16 at the US Open by overpowering US teen Sofia Kenin while a wide-open side of the men’s draw lost 2014 champion Marin Cilic

’MS will always remain our captain’

September 1: “You will always remain our captain.” Those words by skipper Virat Kohli summed up the standing Mahendra Singh Dhoni commands in the Indian team.

Govt stands firm as BTC fails to get licence

September 1: Racing activities are set to be interrupted for the second time this year after the Bangalore Turf Club failed to get its licence renewed from the State Government.

Amritpal set for tough challenge

September 1: Indian captain Amritpal Singh’s career took a turn for the better when he signed a season-long deal with the National Basketball League (NBL) franchise Sydney Kings in Australia recently.

Apache Sunrise wins feature race

September 1: Apache Sunrise, trained by Neil Darashah and ridden by Y S Srinath, emerged winner in the H H Sri Jayachamaraja Wadiyar Memorial Trophy over 1800 metres, the feature event of the races held here at the Mysore Race Club on Thursday.

Spotlight on youth

September 1: In the opening tie, Belagavi Panthers will take on last year’s runners-up Hubli Tigers at the Chinnaswamy stadium. Hosts Bengaluru Blasters will then begin their campaign against Mysuru Warriors on Saturday

Solid ONGC thump PNB

September 1: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) produced a solid performance in the second period to outclass Punjab National Bank (PNB) 4-1 in the men’s section of the 3rd Bangalore Cup All India invitation tournament

Gursimar storms into sole lead

September 1: Amateur Tanirika Singh shot the only sub-par round of the Hero-KGA Women’s Pro Golf Championship but Gursimar Badwal stormed into lead after the second round here on Thursday.

Double glory for Kriti Bharadwaj

September 1: Kriti Bharadwaj of Karnataka claimed a double crown at the All India sub-junior ranking badminton tournament that concluded in Jaipur on Wednesday.

Nitin, Anand spur Visweswarapuram to crushing win over Vikram

September 1: Viswesw-arapuram Cricket Club (2) rode on a well-timed 67 by Nitin Gopalakrishna to beat Vikram Cricket Club in the Group I, Division IV league cum knock-out cricket tournament for the Metro Shield here.

Fancied Zverev flatters to deceive

September 1: Borna Coric upset fellow 20-year-old and fourth seed Alexander Zverev to end the talented German’s bid for a maiden Grand Slam, while former world number one Caroline Wozniacki was knocked out by Ekaterina Makarova .

Dung Dung’s late strike helps Army XI edge past Karnataka

August 31: Hockey Karnataka put up a brave fight before going down 1-2 to Army XI in the 3rd Bangalore Cup Invitation hockey tournament at the Hockey Stadium here on Wednesday.

Racing runs into rough weather

August 31: Racing activities in the city looks set to run into rough weather again as the State government is yet to renew Bangalore Turf Club’s licence which expires today.

Bruised Lanka look to Malinga now

August 31: Just a day before the second one-day international in Pallekele, rumours of Lasith Malinga getting the axe from selectors were rife.

Ready to play any time, says Shardul

August 31: Shardul Thakur has been with the Indian squads, both Tests and limited-overs, for some time now without getting to play in any of the matches.

Upbeat Karun eyes India comeback

August 31: Karun Nair shot into the spotlight with an unbeaten triple century against England in the Chennai Test December last.

Sunil Joshi delighted with spinners

August 31: Bangladesh scripted a memorable win against the mighty Australians in the first Test in Dhaka on Wednesday and it was their spinners who played a pivotal role in the upset.

Sharapova battles on while Zverev, Kyrgios crash at US Open

August 31: Former world number one Maria Sharapova battled back to reach the third round of the US Open while next-generation rising stars Alexander Zverev and Nick Kyrgios crashed out.

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