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Prannoy clinches US Open title

July 24: HS Prannoy notched up a thrilling three-game win over Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap in an all-Indian final to clinch the USD 120,000 US Open Grand Prix Gold here.

We panicked in the end: Mithali Raj

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.

’Chin up, you did us proud’: Tributes galore for women’s team

July 24: The title slipped out of their grasp but the Indian women’s cricket team earned plaudits aplenty for its gritty World Cup campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the iconic Sachin Tendulkar leading the tributes.

Raghu, Ruth Misha make progress

July 22: Top seeds in the men’s and women’s category made further progress at the Yonex Sunrise Karnataka State badminton championship here on Friday.

Imran, Shankar do star turn

July 22: A ton each from Imran and Naveen Shankar propelled Duleep Cricketers to a massive 252-run win over Maharan Cricket Club in the KSCA Group I, Division IV league cum knockout cricket tournament for Metro Shield here.

BFC retain Nishu, Malsawmzuala

July 22: Continuing their efforts to rebuild the squad for the upcoming season, Bengaluru FC have retained two promising youngsters -- midfielder Malsawmzuala and defender Nishu Kumar -- till the end of the 2017-18 season.

Spieth strikes to create gap at the top

July 22: Jordan Spieth holed a putt for eagle at the long 15th hole to move to seven under par in the second round of the British Open on Friday, extending his lead over the rest of the field.

Spinners, Rahul steal the show

July 22: Indian spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja ran through the Sri Lanka Board’s President’s XI (SLBP) batting before opener KL Rahul made a solid return from injury on the opening day of the two-day warm-up tie, here on Friday.

Unemployed Aus cricketers look for ad deals

July 22: Unemployment is hurting the top Australian cricketers due to their revenue sharing dispute with Cricket Australia, prompting them to look for endorsement deals in the lucrative Indian market.

Hagen clinches 19th stage

July 22: Norway’s Edvald Boasson Hagen won his third Tour de France stage and first in six years on Friday’s 19th stage from Embrun to Salon de Provence as Chris Froome edged closer to overall victory.

Defence an area of concern: Oltmans

July 22: Just when things seemed to be looking up for the Indian hockey team, it took a massive tumble with an abject display at last month’s World League Semifinal in London.

Thrilling win for Challengers

July 21: Table Tennis Ultimate Table Tennis : Han Ying dazzles in 16-11 victory over Falcons

Eyeing spot in British Open, Aditi adds solid 68 to lie sixth

July 22: Rookie Aditi Ashok produced a stellar round of three-under 68 to be placed sole sixth at the halfway stage of the Marathon Classic on the LPGA at Highland Meadows Golf Club.

Police: Spanish soccer president and son arrested

July 18: Police say they have arrested Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar, his son and three more federation executives as part of an anti-corruption probe.

Indian Women’s Hockey Team lose 0-3 to World No.3 Argentina

July 18: The Indian women’s hockey team suffered a 0-3 loss to strong opponents Argentina in their last group stage encounter at the Women’s Hockey World League Semi Final here.

Delhi Dynamos hire Portugal as head coach

July 18: Delhi Dynamos on Monday unveiled their new head coach in Real Madrid star Miguel Angel Portugal for the fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL).

BFC sign winger Dovale from Rayo Vallecano

July 18: Bengaluru FC have signed up another Spaniard in winger Antonio Rodriguez Dovale for the 2017-18 season.

BFI gearing up to host FIBA meet

July 18: With the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup just around the corner, the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) is on its toes to ensure smooth conduct of the event.

BSFI seeks GST relief from FM

July 18: Body feels 28% tax on cue sport goods is heavy, unjust

Reddy hits double ton

July 18: Abhishek Reddy stole the show with a quick-fire double century for President’s XI against Bangalore Zone in a Safi Darashah tournament fixture at RSI ground here on Monday.

’Youngsters need to step up’

July 18: Croaky and hung over, Roger Federer could barely recall where he had been as he celebrated until dawn, but he was soon smiling as that familiar warm feeling of waking up as Wimbledon champion seeped back into his mind on Monday morning.

Khyati clinches Karnataka’s first gold; Shankar shines

July 18: Pole vaulter Khyati Vakharia claimed Karnataka’s first gold on the penultimate day of the the Inter-State athletics championships here on Monday.

SA thump England to level series

July 18: South Africa hammered England by 340 runs to win the second Test at Trent Bridge on Monday and level the four-match series at 1-1.

White it has to be, inside or out!

July 15: Four boys in the Wimbledon junior event have fallen foul of the All England Club’s strict all-white clothing policy after showing up on court sporting black and blue underwear.

Poor putting was the reason for my low score in the first round

July 15: The nine-shot swing between my first and second rounds would seem quite a bit, but it was a case of being rusty on Thursday

It’s do or die for India

July 15: Low on confidence after two consecutive defeats, India face a do-or-die situation when they take on New Zealand in a virtual quarterfinal of the ICC Women’s World Cup here on Saturday.

AIFF sack India team doctor

July 15: Following the injunction of National Anti Doping Agency (NADA), in the Subrata Paul doping case, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has sacked Sreejith Kamal as team doctor.

Rough start for Aditi at US Open

July 15: Indian golfer Aditi Ashok had a rough start to the Women’s US Open as she was two-over through 17 holes in a weather-hit first round here.

CSK, Royals to return for IPL season 11

July 15: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) will be back for the 11th edition of Indian Premier League in 2018. The two franchises completed the two-year suspension imposed on them by the Supreme Court .

Srini, Shah rapped for attending BCCI SGM

July 15: The Supreme Court on Friday ticked off former BCCI president N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah, a former secretary, for attending a special general meeting of the Board despite being ineligible according to Lodha panel recommendations.

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