India Sports News

Ahmad Shahzad to consult psychologist to regain form
Karachi [Pakistan], Nov 18 : Pakistan opening batsman Ahmad Shahzad, who hasn't been able to perform consistently in the last few years, is planning to consult a psychologist to regain his form. Read Full Story

Kolkata Test: Mathews, Thirimanne fifties give Lanka edge over India
Kolkata , November 18 : Following a brilliant bowling performance, Sri Lanka batsmen put up a decent show with the bat to reach 165-4 at stumps on the Day Three of the opening Test of the three-match series at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday. Read Full Story

Bhaichung Bhutia offers to train Majid Khan
New Delhi , November 18 : Arjuna Awardee and Padma Shri footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday offered a training stint to Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist Majid Khan, who had surrendered. Read Full Story

Gabby Douglas heavily criticised by teammate for victim shaming
Washington D.C [USA], Nov 18 : American gymnast Gabby Douglas is definitely not in good terms with her former Olympic Gymnastics team after what she said about Aly Raisman. Read Full Story

Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl
London [U.K.], Nov 18 : Andy Murray has split with his coach Ivan Lendl for the second time, the former number one Tennis player announced on Friday. Read Full Story

Bhaichung Bhutia offers to train Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist
New Delhi , November 18 : Arjuna Awardee and Padma Shri footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday offered a training stint to Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist Majid Khan, who had surrendered. Read Full Story

India, Bangladesh to tour Sri Lanka for T20 tri-series in March
Colombo [Sri Lanka], November 18 : Sri Lanka are all set to host T20 tri-series, featuring India and Bangladesh, in March 2018 to celebrate their 70th year of independence. Read Full Story

ATP Finals: Federer to take on Goffin in semis
London [U.K], November 18 : Roger Federer, the nineteen-time Grand Slam champion, will aim to book his place in the final match of the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals when he crosses swords with David Goffin of Belgium here on Saturday. Read Full Story

ISL 2017: Kerala Blasters, ATK settle for point each in opener
Kochi , November 18 : Kerala Blasters and ATK played out an entertaining goalless draw in front of a packed house in the Indian Super League's (ISL) season opener at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi last evening. Read Full Story

Hockey: Karnataka thrash Jharkhand to reach semis
Pune , November 18 : Hockey Karnataka produced a rich vein of form as they clinched a well deserved 8-3 victory over Hockey Jharkhand to storm into the semi-finals of the 2nd Hockey India 5-a-side Senior National Championship (Men) 2017 here at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Stadium in Balewdi, Pune last evening. Read Full Story

National Wrestling Championship: Sushil Kumar wins gold
Pune (Maharashtra) , November 18 : Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, who was back on mat after the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, won a gold medal in men's 74 kilogram freestyle competition of National Wrestling championship in Indore. Read Full Story

WWE star David Otunga denies 'abusing' ex Jennifer Hudson
London [UK], Nov 18 : After a long engagement, Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga never made it down that aisle and their split is already getting ugly. Read Full Story

I 'can' be friend with Hamilton one day: Rosberg
Johannesburg [South Africa], November 17 : Former Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has refused to rule out becoming friend with Lewis Hamilton one day, but admitted that they are not at the moment. Read Full Story

Stage Set for Three Days of Supercross Extravaganza
Pune : Seven team, 11 international riders and 53 Indian riders will vie for top honors in the fourth edition of Pune Invitational Supercross League 2017 which gets underway at Royal Palms, Mundhwa, and Pune from November 17th to 19th 2017. Read Full Story

Ronaldo wants 7 children and as many Ballon d'Or awards!
London [U.K], November 17 : Just few days after becoming a father for the fourth time, Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed that he wants a total of seven children and same amount of Ballon d'Or awards. Read Full Story

Video shows NFL player Jarvis Landry hitting girlfriend
Washington DC [USA], Nov 17 : Troubles for NFL player Jarvis Landry, who was cleared of domestic violence charges earlier this year, may begin again. Read Full Story

Nadal wins defamation case over doping allegations
Johannesburg [South Africa], November 17 : World number one Rafael Nadal has won the defamation case against former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot after she levelled doping allegation against the Spanish tennis maestro. Read Full Story

Sindhu stunned by world no. 89, bows out of China Open
Fuzhou [China], November 17 :, Nov 17 : The Indian challenge at China Open Super Series came to an end on Friday as star shuttler PV Sindhu crashed out of the tournament after receiving a straight set defeat from her Chinese opponent Gao Fangjie. Read Full Story

Ex-PCB chief chides board over mishandling of Hafeez's case
Karachi [Pakistan], Nov 17 : Former chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Zaka Ashraf on Friday expressed suspicion on England's Loughborough University's test report, which led to the suspension of all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez for his illegal bowling action. Read Full Story

Anaconda Mining metallurgical test program recovers 91.9pc gold from Argyle sample
TORONTO: Anaconda Mining Inc. ("Anaconda" or the "Company") - (TSX: ANX) is pleased to announce that metallurgical testing of a 25-kilogram sample of blended core samples with an average grade of 2.69 grams per tonne ("g/t") gold from the Argyle discovery ("Argyle"), achieved a flotation recovery of 97.3pc and a leach recovery of 94.5pc for a combined recovery of 91.9pc . Read Full Story

Heavy rain frustrates India as Day 2 of Kolkata Test also washes out
Kolkata , November 17 : Rain continued to frustrate the Indian team as the second day of the opening Test against Sri Lanka was also washed out here at the Eden Gardens on Friday. Read Full Story

ISL 2017: ATK to face Kerala Blasters in opening match
Kochi (Kerala) , Nov 17 : The fourth season of Indian Super League (ISL) will kick off on Friday with the opening match between two-time champions and current holders ATK and runner-up Kerala Blasters here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Read Full Story

Sardar Singh axed from India's squad for Hockey World League Final
New Delhi , November 17 : Former captain Sardar Singh has been left out of the 18-member Indian men's hockey team for the Odisha Men's Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017, starting on December 1 at the Kalinga Stadium. Read Full Story

Venus Williams robbed of USD 400k worth property
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], November 17 : American tennis player Venus Williams has become the latest celebrity victim of burglary as she was robbed of whopping 400,000 dollars in property while she was playing in the US Open. Read Full Story

Serena Williams marries Alexis Ohanian, here's the guest list
Washington DC [USA], Nov 17 : Tennis star Serena Williams is a married woman now. Read Full Story

Australia announce six changes for Gabba Test
Brisbane [Australia], Nov 17 : Australia have announced their squad for the first Test of the Ashes Series. Read Full Story

China Open: Sindhu aims semi-final berth
Fuzhou [China], November 17 : Shuttler PV Sindhu, the flag bearer of Indian challenge at the China Open Super Series, will clash with Chinese qualifier Gao Fangjie to secure her place in the semi-finals of the women's singles event in Shanghai on Friday. Read Full Story

Olympian Shagun wins women's trap at shooting nationals
New Delhi , Nov 16 : Shagun Chowdhary, the first Indian woman trap shooter to win an Olympic berth, bagged her national women's trap champion crown at the 61st National Shooting Championship here on Thursday. Read Full Story

Muhammad Hafeez suspended for illegal bowling action
Karachi [Pakistan], Nov 16 : Pakistan off-spinner Muhammad Hafeez has been suspended for the third time by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with immediate effect for his illegal bowling action. Read Full Story

IOA president Ramachandran not to seek second term
New Delhi , Nov 16 : Incumbent Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran on Thursday announced that he will not contest the president elections for the body which is slated to be held on December 14. Read Full Story

Virat Kohli Joins Hands with Ola in its Campaign against Pollution and Congestion in Delhi-NCR
New Delhi : With Delhi-NCR battling smog and heavy air pollution levels over the past week, Ola, India's most popular mobile app for transportation, has kicked off the fourth leg of its year-long campaign, #FarakPadtaHai. Read Full Story

UCLA players confess of stealing in China
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Nov 16 : The UCLA basketball trio, who was arrested in China for shoplifting, has come out to admit of stealing and said they were 'extremely sorry' for the incident. Read Full Story

Ishant sharma released from India team to play Ranji
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov 16 : Fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been released from the India team to return as Delhi captain for the Ranji Trophy match. Read Full Story

Shuttler PV Sindhu lone Indian survivor at China Open
Fuzhou [China], November 16 : Spearheading the Indian challenge at the China Open Super Series, star shuttler PV Sindhu advanced into the quarterfinals of the women's singles event after emerging victorious against Chinese teenager Han Yue here on Thursday. Read Full Story

TA Sekar steps down as Director of Delhi Daredevils
New Delhi , November 16 : TA Sekar on Thursday stepped down from the position of director of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Delhi Daredevils due to personal reason. Read Full Story

Ehsan Adil, Pakistan Super League (PSL), South Africa, Centurion Test, Bangladesh
Karachi [Pakistan], Nov 16 : Pakistan fast-bowler Ehsan Adil, who has not been picked in the draft for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in February 2018, has said that it was disappointing to be ignored for the league. Read Full Story

Kolkata Test: Play on day one called off due to bad light
Kolkata (West Bengal) , Nov 16 : The first day of the opening Test of the three-match series between India and Sri Lanka was called off due to bad light, here at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. Read Full Story

Neymar steps out for dinner date with 'friend' Demi Lovato
Washington DC [USA], November 16 : Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) star striker Neymar recently stepped out for a dinner date with singer Demi Lovato at the Ambassador Casino in London. Read Full Story

Kolkata Test: Lanka ask India to bat first
Kolkata , November 16 : Sri Lanka have won the toss and asked India to bat first in the opening Test of the three-match series here at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. Read Full Story

'Delhi, We Need to Talk': Kohli urges people to battle toxic smog
New Delhi , November 16 : Raising concern over the toxic blanket that enshrouds Delhi and the surrounding areas over the last few days, Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli has urged the public to do something about pollution in the national capital region rather than playing a blame game. Read Full Story

Federer outshines Woods to become highest-paid athlete in sports
Johannesburg [South Africa], November 16 : Nineteen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has overtaken former world number one golfer Tiger Woods as the highest prize money earner in individual sports, according to a list released by Forbes. Read Full Story

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy bow out of China Open
Fuzhou [China], November 16 : In what may come as a major blow to Indian fans, star shuttler Saina Nehwal knocked out of the China Open Superseries Premier after going down in straight games at the hands of fifth-seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan here on Thursday. Read Full Story

China Open: Saina Nehwal eyes quarter-final berth
Fuzhou [China], November 16 : Indian star shuttler Saina Nehwal will aim to book her place in the quarter-finals of the China Open Superseries Premier when she crosses swords with fifth-seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan in the women's singles event here on Thursday. Read Full Story

China Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy advance into second round
Fuzhou [China], Nov. 16 : Indian star shuttler PV Sindhu opened her China Open Super Series campaign on a winning note by triumphing over Japanese Sayaka Sato to enter the women's singles second round here on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Ashish Nehra to make special debut as commentator
New Delhi , Nov 15 : India's veteran speedster Ashish, Nehra who recently called it a day from all formats of cricket, is set to make a comeback as commentator in the Kolkata Test match between India and Sri Lanka on Thursday. Read Full Story

Golfer Li Haotong clinches night golf contest 'Hero Challenge'
Dubai[UAE], Nov 15 : Young Chinese Golfer Li Haotong has won the night golf contest 'Hero Challenge' ahead of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Read Full Story

India 5-a-side Women's National C'ship: Maharashtra starts on winning note
Pune (Maharashtra) , Nov 15 : The second day of the India 5-a-side Senior Women's National Championship Hockey witnessed hosts Maharashtra register a scintillating win against Jharkhand, here at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Stadium in Balewadi on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah receives knighthood
London [UK], Nov 15 : Britain's most decorated athlete Mo Farah has received his knighthood from the Queen at the Buckingham Palace. Read Full Story

LiAngelo Ball and GF share same love after China incident
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Nov 15 : UCLA player LiAngelo Ball, who was arrested in China, in an embarrassing shoplifting case, has revealed that he and his girlfriend still share the 'same love'. Read Full Story

Shoaib Malik has a special message for wife Sania on her 31st bday
New Delhi , November 15 : As Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza turned 31 today, former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik tweeted a sweet message for his wife. Read Full Story

Cristiano Ronaldo team up with his junior for shoot
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Nov 15: Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and son are proving the old adage: Like father, like son! Read Full Story

Watling doubtful for opening Windies Test
Johannesburg [South Africa], November 15 : New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling appears to be in doubt for the first Test of the two-match series against West Indies as he is still struggling with a hip injury. Read Full Story

We plod not differentiate between teams: Virat Kohli
Kolkata (West Bengal) , Nov 15 : Ahead of the first Test against Sri Lanka, Indian skipper Virat Kohli admitted that the team want to play best cricket regardless of the opposition and playing conditions. Read Full Story

Serena Williams to say 'I do' to fiance Alexis Ohanian
Washington DC [USA], November 15 : Wedding bells are ringing for American Tennis star Serena Williams and mega-rich Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian as the power couple is all set to tie knot in an intimate ceremony in New Orleans, Louisiana on Thursday. Read Full Story

2nd Hockey India 5-a-side Senior Men's National C'ship commences in Pune
Pune , November 15 : After goals galore in the opening day of the Women's Championship, the second edition of the 5-a-side Senior Men's Hockey National Championship 2017 also commenced on Tuesday at the Shiv Chattrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi, Pune. Read Full Story

ATP Finals: Federer fends off Zverev to reach semis
London [U.K], November 15 : 19-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer saw off a spirited challenge from 20-year-old Alexander Zverev of Germany to reach the semi-final of the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals here on Wednesday. Read Full Story

AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers: India held to 2-2 draw by Myanmar
Margao (Goa) , November 15 : The Indian men's football team came back twice from the back to share the spoils with Myanmar in the final home fixture of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 qualifiers at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Goa. Read Full Story

2nd Hockey India 5-a-side National Championship starts with flurry of goals
Pune (Maharashtra) , Nov 14 : The second Hockey India 5-a-side Senior National Women Championship commenced on Tuesday here at the Shiv Chattrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi. Read Full Story

DHL Renews Partnership with Hero Indian Super League
Mumbai : DHL, the world's leading international express services provider, today announced the renewal of its partnership with the Hero Indian Super League (ISL). This marks the company's third year in its sponsorship of the country's top professional football league as Associate Sponsor. Read Full Story

NFL star Colin Kaepernick comes in support of Meek Mill
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Nov 14 : National Football League (NFL) star and one of the best footballers in world Colin Kaepernick has backed Meek Mill, saying the hip-hop artist is the victim of adicalized injustice against blacks. Read Full Story


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