18 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Indian ace Leander Paes is one of the biggest stars in doubles and one of the best players in the history of tennis, said fourteen-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal, who led Spain to the Davis Cup World Group by winning the doubles match here.
18 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The bitterness of not getting a shot at the Olympics mixed doubles event continues to rankle Leander Peas and the veteran Indian tennis star has no qualms in stating that the country did not send its best team in the event to Rio.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Five-time world boxing champion and nominated member Mary Kom expressed concern in Rajya Sabha over the training and diet provided to players participating in international sporting events, yesterday.
14 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Kidambi Srikanth lifted some gloom from India's sagging badminton campaign as he reached the men's singles pre-quarterfinals after biggest medal hope Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles event at the Rio Olympics here today.
14 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that India is proud of all of its athletes participating in the Rio Olympics, and urged them not to feel "burdened about the results".
02 Aug 2016
Los Angeles: A couple has been arrested in the US for abandoning their two-year-old son alone at home while they drove around playing the widely popular location-based augmented reality game Pokemon Go.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday gave its stamp of approval to Justice RM Lodha panel's recommendation on forming an association of cricket players which would be run with BCCI's financial support, saying it would promote the game that brings joy and feeling of nationalism.
09 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Author Shobhaa De has mocked at the performance of Indian athletes, saying that they had gone to Rio Olympics to take selfies and not to win medals, inviting angry response from top sportspersons, including star shooter Abhinav Bindra.
29 Jun 2016
Bangalore: Graciously skirting the controversy surrounding the snub Ravi Shastri received during his job interview, the newly-appointed Indian coach Anil Kumble today said it's the players who are the most significant part of the system and no one else.
13 Jul 2016
London: Sachin Tendulkar yesterday described the Indian cricket team’s newly-appointed head coach, Anil Kumble, as a fabulous player who will teach the players how to win big moments.