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Paralympian Jhajharia, Sardar Singh recommended for Khel Ratna

August 4: Devendra Jhajharia today became the first paralympian to be recommended for India’s highest sporting honour -- the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna -- along with celebrated hockey player Sardar Singh.

India 553/7 at tea on day two

August 4: India were 553 for seven at tea on day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka here today.

Tennis: Disappointment as Davis Cup reform flops

August 4: The head of tennis’s governing body expressed disappointment today as a key move to revamp the Davis Cup and Fed Cup competitions failed to win approval.

Want the team to play fearless cricket: Shastri

August 2: Ravi Shastri has slipped into the Indian team’s dressing room like he had never left it. Having assumed the charges after Anil Kumble resigned as the Head Coach of the team following a sordid drama played out in the media.

Kolkata, Delhi, Nagpur to host SL Tests, Guwahati gets Aus ODI

August 2: The BCCI today awarded three Test matches of the November-December home series against Sri Lanka to Kolkata

Didn’t expect a such grand response to our performance: Raj

August 2: Didn’t expect a such grand response to our performance: Raj

Local lads raring to go

August 2: When the Take Solutions Masters tees-off on Thursday at the Karnataka Golf Association, the field will see a couple of Bengaluru boys vying for their maiden Asian Tour title.

Abhishek stars with five-wicket haul

August 2: Abhishek Sharma shone with the ball as St John’s School beat ITI Central School by 63 runs in the KSCA Group I, III Division under-16 inter-school tournament.

Financial boost for UTT players

August 2: Sports promotion company 11Even Sports, following the successful conclusion of the inaugural edition of CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis League

Rahul returns to practice

August 2: KL Rahul showed signs of his return to full fitness after going through a first full training session in a week, ahead of India’s second Test against Sri Lanka beginning here on Thursday.

Current team has achieved more than lot of big names: Shastri

August 1: India’s chief coach Ravi Shastri believes that the current lot captained by Virat Kohli has achieved way more than some of the teams of yesteryears which had illustrious names in their ranks.

Bolt eyeing golden swansong

August 1: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt will seek a final golden hurrah when he takes to the track at the IAAF World Championships in London this week.

Vijender oozes confidence

August 1: It has been a short but rewarding stint for Vijender Singh in professional boxing.

Manu, Heena clinch gold

August 1: Haryana’s 15-year old pistol shooter Manu Bhaker clinched two gold medals at the XVII Kumar Surendra Singh (KSS)

Jeev hopes to reclaim his good old form

August 1: With his last victory coming in the Scottish Open in 2012, Jeev Milkha Singh has enjoyed limited success ever since.

Andhra script thumping win

August 1: Andhra Cricket Association scored a crushing ten-wicket victory over Haryana Cricket Association in the KSCA Dr (Capt) K Thimmappiah memorial cricket tournament match here on Monday.

Embassy’s Zeeshan bags a double

August 1: Zeeshan Malik bagged a fine double to hog the limelight on the final day of the eighth Equestrian Premier League here on Monday.

Five new faces for preparatory camp

 

August 1: Indian head coach Stephen Constantine has included five new players in the list of probables for the preparatory camp ahead of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers in September.

LA agrees to host 2028 Games, Paris set for 2024

August 1: Los Angeles announced its intent to host the 2028 Olympics, paving the way for Paris to host in 2024 in a deal hailed as a win-win-win for both cities and the Olympic movement.

ICC Rankings: Jadeja maintains top position, Virat stays 5th

August 1: Star spinner Ravindra Jadeja maintained pole position in the bowlers’ list while India skipper Virat Kohli remained static at fifth place in the batting charts in the latest ICC Test Rankings released today.

KSCA XI drub listless HPCA

July 31: KSCA XI produced a brilliant bowling performance to trounce Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association by an innings and 152 runs in the K Dr (Capt) K Thimmappiah Memorial tournament at the Just Cricket ground here on Sunday.

New-look India make a statement

July 31: After a gap of two years India found their way back to the upper echelons of Asian basketball.

Rahul clears medical test ahead of first encounter

July 24: The Indian cricket team endured some anxious moments before medical tests cleared KL Rahul who had fallen ill following his innings in the two-day match against Sri Lanka Board President’s XI in Colombo.

K L Rahul ruled out of first Test with viral fever

July 24: India opener K L Rahul was today ruled out of the first cricket Test against Sri Lanka owing to viral fever.

Yoddhas dish out thorough display

July 24: Oilmax Stag Yoddhas registered a commanding 16-11 victory over RP-SG Mavericks in the CEAT Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) at the Thyagaraj Stadium on Sunday.

Spieth back to winning ways

July 24: Jordan Spieth won the British Open at Royal Birkdale on Sunday by three shots from fellow American Matt Kuchar after a dramatic final round.

Back to where it all began for Kohli’s men

July 24: Virat Kohli returns to the country where it all began for him as the Test captain, so to say.

AFI picks 24-member team for World meet

July 24: The selection committee of Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has picked a 24-member team which will compete in 14 different disciplines at the IAAF World Championships in London from August 4-13.

Froome clinches fourth Tour de France title

July 24: Chris Froome put on a near-perfect performance to claim his fourth Tour de France and move within one title of cycling’s greatest on Sunday as Team Sky tightened their grip on the classic race.

Nerves got the better of us: Mithali

July 24: India captain Mithali Raj admitted wilting under pressure in a tense run chase against England in the World Cup final but said they will walk out as a proud bunch.

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