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India beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs

India today completed a 3-0 clean sweep of Sri Lanka with an innings and 171-run defeat in the third and final cricket Test at Pallekele, Kandy. Hardik Pandya was declared Man of the Match while Shikhar Dhawan emerged as Man of the Series. None of the three matches lasted five days, with the final one … Continue reading India beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs

Mairaj-Rashmmi pair bags gold at Asian Shotgun Championship

On the concluding day of the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun in Astana today, India bagged a gold medal in the skeet mixed team event . The Indian duo of Mairaj Ahmad Khan and Rashmmi Rathore eked out a narrow 28-27 win over the Chinese pair of Liu Jiangchi and Gao Jianmei. The host combination of … Continue reading Mairaj-Rashmmi pair bags gold at Asian Shotgun Championship

Kandy test: India in commanding position; forces follow-on on Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka were 19 for one in their second innings when wickets were pulled off for the day today, the second day of their third Test against India at Pallekele. The hosts are still trailing by 333 runs. Earlier, the visitors enforced follow on the hosts after they were bundled out for a paltry 135 … Continue reading Kandy test: India in commanding position; forces follow-on on Sri Lanka

Legendary sprinter Usain Bolt retires, his last race marred by injury

  The greatest sprinter of modern times, Usain Bolt today said good bye to the Athletics world. But the farewell ended in agony as he injured himself while running the last lap of the men’s 4x100m relay race in the World Athletics Championships in London. Running the final race of his career, the 30-year-old Bolt, … Continue reading Legendary sprinter Usain Bolt retires, his last race marred by injury

Olympics: LA approves host city contract for 2028 Games

Los Angeles city council rubber-stamped the host city contract today, paving the way for bringing the 2028 Summer Olympics to southern California and ceding the 2024 Games to Paris. The members voted 12-0 in favour of signing off on the memorandum of understanding and host city contract documents which would see the city host the … Continue reading Olympics: LA approves host city contract for 2028 Games

Kandy test: India 329 for 6 on day one against Sri Lanka

India were 329 for 6 at stumps in the third and final Cricket Test against Sri Lanka at Kandy. Ridhiman Saha on 13 and Hardik Pandya on 1 were at crease on day one. Earlier, the Visitors won the toss and decided to bat first. Opener Shikhar Dhawan smashed his sixth Test hundred. K L … Continue reading Kandy test: India 329 for 6 on day one against Sri Lanka

Hockey: Indian lose 0-1 to Belgium in Europe tour opener

A young Indian men’s hockey team lost 0-1 to hosts Belgium in their opening game of the five-match tour of Europe. After both the teams failed to break the deadlock in the first three quarters, India conceded the solitary goal in the dying minutes of the fourth and final quarter. Tom Boon scored the all … Continue reading Hockey: Indian lose 0-1 to Belgium in Europe tour opener

BWF Rankings Prannoy jumps to world no 15 in badminton ranking

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy today improved two places to reach the 15th spot in the latest BWF rankings. Prannoy, who clinched the US Open title last month, had reached the quarterfinals at New Zealand Grand Prix Gold at Auckland last week. Sourabh Verma, who also reached the quarters at New Zealand, also jumped five places … Continue reading BWF Rankings Prannoy jumps to world no 15 in badminton ranking

Chess: Anand jumps to joint top position in Sinquefield Cup

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand has jumped to the joint top position in the Sinquefield Cup, which is a part of the Grand Chess tour. In the seventh round of the competition at St Louis in the United States, Anand defeated Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia in a game that lasted 40 moves. The second straight … Continue reading Chess: Anand jumps to joint top position in Sinquefield Cup

World Athletics Championships: Sam Kendricks wins men’s pole vault title

At the World Athletics Championships in London, Sam Kendricks of the US has claimed the title of men’s pole vault. Kendricks, who took bronze at the 2016 Rio Olympics, cleared 5.95 meters for the gold. In women’s javelin, two-time Olympic champion Barbora Spotakova of the Czech Republic lifted her second world championships title. 36 year … Continue reading World Athletics Championships: Sam Kendricks wins men’s pole vault title

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Mallya case: India gives fresh set of documents to UK

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