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IPL Cricket: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals

In IPL Cricket, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Rajasthan Royals by 6 wickets at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata last night. Opting to bowl, Kolkata bundled out Rajasthan for just 142 in 19 overs, riding on Kuldeep Yadav’s 4-wicket haul. Later, the hosts overhauled the target with 2 overs to spare. The win helped Kolkata strengthen … Continue reading IPL Cricket: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals

Shooting: Heena Sidhu clinches gold

Indian Shooter Heena Sidhu clinched the gold medal while compatriot P Shri Nivetha settled for bronze in the women’s 10m air pistol at the International Shooting Competitions of Hannover, Germany. Heena was in a rollicking form in the final where she was tied with France’s Mathilde Lamolle on 239.8 points. She won the tie to … Continue reading Shooting: Heena Sidhu clinches gold

5th Women’s Asian Champions Trophy: India defeat Japan by 4-1

In Women’s Hockey, India began their title defence of the Asian Champions Trophy with a 4-1 win over Japan at Donghae in South Korea today. Navneet Kaur scored a hat-trick for the defending champions, with Anupa Barla being the other goal scorer in the rain-hit match. Aki Yamada scored Japan’s only goal. The Indian eves … Continue reading 5th Women’s Asian Champions Trophy: India defeat Japan by 4-1

IPL: Rajasthan Royals thrash Mumbai Indians by 7 wicket

In IPL Cricket, Rajasthan Royals registered a superb 7-wicket win over Mumbai Indians at Mumbai last night to stay alive in the play-offs race. Put in to bat, Mumbai posted 168 for 6, with West Indian opener Evin Lewis top scoring with a 42-ball 60. In reply, England’s Jos Buttler led from the front as … Continue reading IPL: Rajasthan Royals thrash Mumbai Indians by 7 wicket

India U-16 defeat Tajikistan 4-2 to win four-nation tournament in Serbia

AMN Indian colts won agaisnt Tajikistan 4-2 and emerged as champions in the four-nation Under-16 Tournament held in Serbia. Putting up an impressive show, the Indian drew 0-0 with the hosts, defeated Jordan 2-1 before beating Tajikistan in the final. India finished their campaign unbeaten in three matches, accumulating seven points out of a maximum … Continue reading India U-16 defeat Tajikistan 4-2 to win four-nation tournament in Serbia

IPL: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by five wickets

  In IPL cricket, Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by five wickets; In another match, Kolkata Knight Riders defeat Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs. In IPL cricket, Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by five wickets last night. Star duo of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers shared a scintillating 118- run stand … Continue reading IPL: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by five wickets

Indian women’s hockey team plays Japan in Asian Champions Trophy opener

Defending champions India will take on mighty Japan in their opening match of the fifth women’s Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament at Donghae City in South Korea tomorrow. The team, led by experienced defender Sunita Lakra and vice-captain Savita, will have a tough opening test, as World no.12 Japan have in the past given India … Continue reading Indian women’s hockey team plays Japan in Asian Champions Trophy opener

IPL: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings Eleven Punjab by 31 runs

In IPL Cricket, Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings Eleven Punjab by 31 runs in Indore this evening. Put in to bat, Kolkata Knight Riders set a huge target of 246 runs. They made 245 for 6 in their 20 overs. While opener Sunil Naraine top-scored with 75 off 36 balls, skipper Dinesh Karthik made 50 … Continue reading IPL: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings Eleven Punjab by 31 runs

AFI declares strict ‘no-needle policy’ at all national camps and training centres

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has decided to implement a strict ‘No-Needle’ policy at all the national camps and training centres in the country. AFI President Adille Sumariwalla told a news agency that  the policy has come into effect immediately after it was declared yesterday. The Athletics Federation’s action comes a month after 20- … Continue reading AFI declares strict ‘no-needle policy’ at all national camps and training centres

India U-16 football team registers 2-1 win against Jordan

India’s Under-16 national football team started the four-nation international tournament in Serbia today, with a 2-1 victory over Jordan. After conceding in the second minute of the match, India made a strong comeback in the 17th minute, thanks to a terrific finish by Ridge. Rohit Danu scored India’s second goal nine minutes later which eventually … Continue reading India U-16 football team registers 2-1 win against Jordan

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