Apurvi wins gold at shooting World Cup

NEW DELHI: Apurvi Chandela won the first gold for India at the ISSF World Cup by finishing on top of the women's 10 metre Air Rifle category here on Saturday.

India look to plug holes before World Cup in T20 series

Visakhapatnam: With their eyes firmly on getting the World Cup combination right, a spirited India will look to continue their dominance over Australia, this time at home, when they play the first Twenty20 International (T20I) game here on Sunday.

3rd Day-All India Hockey Gold Cup

Rail Coach Factory, Khalsa Hockey Academy, National Academy (MP) and NHA today reached the semi-final in the All-India Guru Nanak Dev Ji Hockey Gold Cup-2019 being hosted by Khalsa Hockey Academy, here. These teams beats their rivals in their respective groups and will fight for the final spot tomorrow.

Sports and politics should be kept separate: PCB MD

LAHORE:  The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed "extreme" disappointment over the removal of posters of Pakistan Prime Minister and World Cup-winning skipper Imran Khan in the Cricket Club of India, Mumbai, and elsewhere and IMG Reliance pulling out of the deal to produce and broadcast PSL 2019 in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attacks.

Minerva Punjab resolute ahead of I-League game vs Real Kashmir

KOLKATA: Minerva Punjab FC said on Sunday they are not ready to forfeit their I-League encounter against Real Kashmir FC in Srinagar and accused the All India Football Federation (AIFF) of double standards.

Vidarbha, the new powerhouse of domestic cricket

NEW DELHI; Mumbai, Delhi, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are the teams which have always dominated the domestic cricket circuit. However, Vidarbha -- one of the lower rated teams not too long ago -- has changed people's assumptions and has done the unexpected.

I-League match to be held in Srinagar as scheduled, says CEO Dhar

NEW DELHI:  The I-League encounter between Real Kashmir and Minerva Punjab will be held in Srinagar as scheduled on February 18, I-League CEO Sunando Dhar confirmed this on Saturday.

Indian shooters will shine at World Cup: Apurvi Chandela

NEW DELHI:  Expressing confidence ahead of the 2019 shooting World Cup, to be held at the Dr Karni Singh shooting range here from February 20, Commonwealth Games 2014 gold medallist Apurvi Chandela hopes the prestigious event will fetch India a number of Olympic quotas.

Pakistan capable of breaking its World Cup jinx vs India: Moin Khan

KARACHI: Throwing his weight behind the present "talented" Pakistan team, former skipper Moin Khan believes the green brigade is capable of breaking its World Cup jinx against India when the arch rivals clash in the upcoming 50-over World Cup at Old Trafford on June 16.

Indian selectors to meet on Feb 15 to pick squad for Australia series; focus on workload management

NEW DELHI: Two cricket World Cup wins in 44 years, yet the flame carried in the hearts and minds of savants in India burns. As a top tier team, India once again is in search of the Golden Fleece.

The curse of IPL - only 3 of original 8 intact

NEW DELHI: As IPL season 12 approaches with great rapidity, only three of the original eight IPL franchises remain in their original avatars. The curse of the IPL has decimated and destroyed many reputations and singed many promoters and barons.

DDCA President assures strict action against Bhandari's attackers

NEW DELHI:  Reacting to the assault on DDCA chairman of selectors Amit Bhandari during the Under-23 state trials at Stephen's Ground here, DDCA President Rajat Sharma on Monday promised strict action against the culprits.

3rd T20I: Top-order guides New Zealand to mammoth 212/4 vs India

HAMILTON: A brilliant top-order batting display helped New Zealand post a mammoth 212/4 against India in the third and final Twenty20 International match here on Sunday.

New Zealand beat India to clinch women's T20I series 3-0

Hamilton: An all-round show by Sophie Devine helped New Zealand defeat India by two runs to sweep the three match women's Twenty20 International series here on Sunday.

India to field vs New Zealand in 3rd T20I Legendary Kerala footballer refuses to contest for Congress Need to give chance to youngsters: Anup 2nd T20I: New Zealand post 158/8 vs India Capt Amarinder orders special Girdawari to assess crop loss due hailstorm Kabaddi Cup organized at Jalandhar's Bada Pind 1st T20I: India opt to bowl vs New Zealand NZ beat Indian women in 1st T20I India aim to carry ODI momentum to T20I vs New Zealand Ranji Trophy: Saurashtra reduce Vidarbha to 200/7 on Day 1 India beat New Zealand in 5th ODI, win series 4-1 5th ODI: Rayudu, Shankar, Pandya help India post 252 vs New Zealand Davis Cup: Bopanna-Sharan win doubles tie 2-1 to haul India back into contention 4th ODI: Boult carnage help New Zealand outsmart India Defender Salima to lead Indian junior women against France National Volleyball Championship inaugurated at LPU ICC Women's Championship: Mandhana stars as India thrash New Zealand 3rd ODI: Clinical India outclass New Zealand to clinch series I'm ready to take up acting: Hockey star Sandeep Singh inaugurated Six-Day 18th Sub Junior National Wushu Championship at LPU 1st ODI: Kuldeep, Dhawan shine as India hammer New Zealand by eight wickets Kohli named captain of both ICC Test, ODI Teams of the Year Focus only on Olympic medal: Bajrang 3-member committee to probe Bengal U-19 hockey squad's tonsuring Hockey India names 18-member women's squad for Spain tour Khelo India: Quality of shooting reflects sport's growing stature in India 2019 World Cup Cricket is going to be a tough contest: Jonathan Trott 2nd ODI: Marsh ton powers Australia to 298/9 vs India Khelo India Youth Games; Arjun Cheema shoots Gold Uruguay's Cuevas upsets Serbia's Lajovic in first round of Australian Open
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