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Shutler Srikanth enters Australian Open final

Sydney: Star Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth defeated fourth seed Shi Yuqi of China to reach the final of the Australia Open Superseries badminton tournament here on Saturday. The Guntur player took only 37 minutes to outplay his Chinese…

Saina crashes out of Australia Open quarters

Sydney: London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal crashed out of the $750,000 Australia Open Superseries after going down to sixth-seeded Sun Yu of China in a women's singles quarter-final match here on Friday. The Chinese shuttler beat…

India face England in Women’s World Cup opener

Derby (UK) :India are expected to face a tough task when they take on hosts England on the opening day of the ICC Women's World Cup cricket tournament here on Saturday. India will bank on the experience of Mithali Raj, the world's second…

Gambhir blessed with baby girl

New Delhi:  Seasoned cricketer Gautam Gambhir was blessed with a baby girl for the second time and he shared the news on micro-blogging site Twitter. "An angel blessing our family, an angel brightening our lives, Welcome to the world,…

Tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt

London: Three-time Wimbledon tennis champion Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt by a court in London. The 49-year-old owed a firm of private bankers a large sum and the court registrar said there was not enough credible evidence that…

Women’s hockey squad named for HWL Semi Final

New Delhi: Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday announced an 18-member womens squad for the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final, to be held between July 8 to 23 in Johannesburg. The team will be captained by striker Rani Rampal, while defender…