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Golfer Lahiri registers season's first top-10 in PGA Tour

Monday, 30 May 2016 15:05
Fort Worth (US): Star Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri registered his first top-10 position of the ongoing season on the PGA Tour after finishing joint sixth at the Dean & Deluca Invitational here.The 28-year-old produced a superb front nine for a…

Golfer Lahiri joint second at Dean and Deluca Invitational

Friday, 27 May 2016 15:42
Fort Worth (Texas): A fantastic five-under 65 helped ace Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri finish joint second in the opening round of the Dean and Deluca Invitational at the Colonial here. Lahiri, one of the early starters from the tenth tee,…

Lajja, Anjum reach women's 3P qualification in shooting WC

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 10:23
Munich: India's Lajja Gauswami and Anjum Moudgil booked their respective qualification round slots in the women's 50-metre rifle 3 positions event on day three of the Shooting World Cup here on Monday.Lajja shot 576 to finish 19th in her elimination…

Nick Kyrgios enters French Open second round

Monday, 23 May 2016 11:18
Paris: Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios advanced to the second round of the French Open defeating Italian Marco Cecchinato 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (8-6), 6-4 here on Sunday.During the encounter that lasted two hours and 22 minutes, an altercation broke between…

Boxer Pooja fails to qualify for Olympics

Monday, 23 May 2016 11:14
Astana: India's disastrous campaign at the Women's World Boxing Championships continued as Pooja Rani failed to qualify for the Rio Olympics after losing in the second round here on Sunday.A day after veterans M.C. Mary Kom and L. Sarita Devi…

Badminton: Denmark bags Europe's maiden Thomas Cup title

Monday, 23 May 2016 09:43
Kunshan (China): Eight-time runner-up Denmark rode on singles success to become first European team to clinch the Thomas Cup badminton title, overcoming record champion Indonesia 3-2 in the final here on Sunday.Demark won all the three singles battles with Viktor…

Boxing: Mary Kom fails to qualify for Rio

Saturday, 21 May 2016 17:14
Astana: Indian boxing icon M.C. Mary Kom will not be able to represent India at the Rio Olympics after she faltered in the World Boxing Championships' second round here on Saturday.Olympic 2012 bronze medallist Mary, competing in the flyweight category…

Bolt keeps sub-10 time promise in Golden Spike success

Saturday, 21 May 2016 14:21
Ostrava (Czech Republic): World and Olympic champion sprinter Usain Bolt delivered on his sub-ten promise as he sped to an easy win in the 100 metres of the the Golden Spike Meeting.The 29-year-old clocked a season-best 9.98 seconds here on…

FINA lifts Russian swimmer Efimova's doping suspension

Saturday, 21 May 2016 13:09
Moscow: The doping panel of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) has lifted its temporary suspension of Russia’s Olympic medal winner Yulia Efimova."I can confirm the information that the temporary suspension has been lifted," Sergey Kolmogorov, the head coach of the…

'Rio Olympic velodrome ready by end-June'

Saturday, 21 May 2016 13:06
Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro's Olympic velodrome will not be ready until the end of June, just over a month before the Games begin, Brazil's sports minister has said.Construction work at the venue had been due to be completed…