12 Jul 2015
London: India’s tennis queen Sania Mirza created history by becoming the first female player from the country to win a women’s doubles Grand Slam trophy as she clinched the Wimbledon title with Swiss partner Martina Hingis.
31 Jul 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Beijing highlighted environmental improvements since the Summer Olympics in 2008 in its final presentation to the IOC before voting today to determine which city will be awarded the 2022 Winter Games.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Senior India hockey player Gurbaj Singh was today suspended for nine months for indulging in groupism and creating disharmony within the team, a decision which might shatter the experienced midfielder's dream of playing in next year's Rio Olympics.
01 Jul 2015
Montreal: Carli Lloyd and Kelley O'Hara both scored in the second half to put the United States into the Women's World Cup final with a 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany.
01 Jul 2015
Antwerp: A day after being thrashed 0-7 by top-ranked The Netherlands, India are still nurturing the Olympic qualification dream as they brace for a play-off fixture against lowly Italy in the women's Hockey World League Semifinals, here tomorrow.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Indian hockey captain Sardar Singh today conceded that constant changing of coaches is never easy to deal with but insisted that his team's prospects in the upcoming foreign assignments and next year's Olympics won't be affected by the recent developments.
25 Jul 2015
Tokyo: Five years to the day before the opening ceremony, organisers unveiled the emblems of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games here. Designed by Japanese artist Kenjiro Sato, the emblem is based on 'T', standing for Tokyo, tomorrow, and team.
17 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Schaumburg-based device maker Motorola Mobility is likely to launch the new generation of its hot-seller Moto X and Moto G on July 28 as the company has already sent out invites for a 'launch event'.
28 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Ric Charlesworth, one of the greatest hockey minds, feels all is not lost for the Indian team ahead of next year's Rio Olympics but called on the administrators of the game in the country to stop sacking coaches needlessly.
26 Jun 2015
Antwerp: Preparing to take on World Cup silver medallists Australia in a preliminary league match, the Indian women's hockey team is feeling the absence of a good drag-flicker for penalty corners at the World League Semi-Final.