28 Aug 2016
New Haven: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza received a confidence booster ahead of the US Open Grand Slam tournament beginning on Monday with a doubles title victory at the Connecticut Open with Monica Niculescu of Romania here.
22 Aug 2016
Cincinnati: India's Sania Mirza took sole possession of the WTA doubles number one ranking after teaming up with Barbora Strycova to beat former partner Martina Hingis and Coco Vandeweghe 7-5, 6-4 in Cincinnati final.
24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Rio Olympics 2016 concluded this Sunday and marked the end of India's high hopes with the biggest contingent ever from the country to grace the quadrennial extravaganza. The fact that only two out of 119 athletes who went to represent India at Rio Olympics were able to clinch medals, is testimony in itself that almost everything is wrong with the country's sporting set-up.
13 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: The star Indian duo of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna entered the semi-finals of the mixed doubles tennis event at the ongoing Rio Olympics by defeating Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Britain in straight sets here.
14 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna suffered a sudden mid-match slump to fritter away a great opportunity as they lost the mixed doubles semifinal from a position of strength to Americans Venus Williams and Rajeev Ram on Sunday.
12 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Indian pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna entered the quarterfinals of the mixed doubles event of tennis competition at the Rio Olympics with a straight-set win over Australian pair of Samantha Stosur and John Peers here today.
11 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: The Indian mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna will start their campaign at the ongoing Rio Olympics on Thursday after most of the tennis matches had to be postponed due to rain.Sania and Rohan Bopanna were originally scheduled to face off against Sam Sotsar and Jonathan Peers of Australia in their opening clash at the Olympic Tennis Centre on Wednesday.
14 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: India's tennis campaign at the Rio Olympic Games ended in dejection as Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna were blown away by the Czech team of Radek Stepanek and Lucie Hradceka in the bronze medal Play-off, here today.
14 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: India's stuttering campaign in the Olympic Games got a major boost due to the excellent show put on by woman steeplechaser Lalita Babar, who opened a new chapter by becoming the first female track athlete to qualify for a final at the Games in 32 years.
18 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the who's who of India joined the chorus of congratulatory messages for PV Sindhu who created history by becoming the first ever Indian badminton player to reach final of the women's singles in Olympic Games.