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Badminton: Ashmita grabs gold in Dubai Challenge

Harpal Singh Bedi Nineteen-year-old Ashmita Chaliha defeated Jeon Jui of Korea 21-19, 21-15 to win the women singles title in the Dubai International Badminton Challenge on Sunday. However her compatriot Subhankar Dey had to settle for a silver medal after going down in the final to Vladimir Malkov 10-21, 15-21 in men singles. The Indian-Malaysian … Continue reading Badminton: Ashmita grabs gold in Dubai Challenge

AIBA Women Boxing: Bulgarian coach throws bottle in the ring

Boxer calls Judges corrupt   Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Crying foul, former gold-medallist Bulgaria’s Stanimira Petrova, who lost 2-3 to local favourite Sonia Chahal,(54 kg), hurled abuses at the Judges and her coach Petar Lesov threw a bottle inside the ring to protest the result in the 10th AIBA World Women’s Boxing championship … Continue reading AIBA Women Boxing: Bulgarian coach throws bottle in the ring

Alexander Zverev upsets world number one Novak Djokovic to claim ATP World Tour Finals

MATCH POINT 🏆 Sascha Zverev silences @DjokerNole to make history in London 👏#NittoATPFinals 🎥 @TennisTV pic.twitter.com/t0VSjogd9m — ATP World Tour (@ATPWorldTour) November 18, 2018   Alexander Zverev upset world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets to claim the season-ending ATP Finals and earn the biggest victory of his career. Djokovic was the heavy favourite … Continue reading Alexander Zverev upsets world number one Novak Djokovic to claim ATP World Tour Finals

Novak Djokovic to face Alexander Zverev in finale of ATP

World number one Novak Djokovic will lock horns with German Alexander Zverev in the title clash of ATP World Tour Finals in London today. Djokovic is aiming to equal the record of sixth end-of-season title at the O2 Arena. In the semi-finals last night, the Serb produced a masterclass display to beat South African Kevin … Continue reading Novak Djokovic to face Alexander Zverev in finale of ATP

AIBA Women’s Boxing: Ireland’s Kellie spoils Indian party beats Sarita Devi

Manisha upstages champion Dina Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Ireland ‘s Kellie Harrington spoiled Indian party, from having a Perfect 10, as she ousted veteran Sarita Devi in 60 kg (Lightweight) pre-quarter final, while young Manisha Moun stunned reigning world champion Dina Zholaman (Kazakhstan) to move into the quarter finals of the 54 kg … Continue reading AIBA Women’s Boxing: Ireland’s Kellie spoils Indian party beats Sarita Devi

JK Tyre National Racing Championship: Chennai’s Karthik, Raghul win Titles

Harpal Singh Bedi / Greater Noida On a day of upsets, Chennai’s Karthik Tharani and Raghul Rangasamy stole the thunder as they clinched the coveted Euro JK and LGB Formula 4 titles in the 21st JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship at the Buddha International Circuit on Sunday. Tharani and Mumbai’s Nayan Chatterjee were tied … Continue reading JK Tyre National Racing Championship: Chennai’s Karthik, Raghul win Titles

ICC Women T20: India thrash Australia by 48 runs to finish top of Pool B

      India got a batting lift from Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur, and they followed it up with a tigerish defence of their 167/8 to pull off a 48-run win against Australia in a top-of-the-table Group B match of the ICC Women’s World T20 2018. Batting first, India were without an unwell Mithali … Continue reading ICC Women T20: India thrash Australia by 48 runs to finish top of Pool B

Women’s World Boxing : No stopping Indian Juggernaut, 3 more boxers win making it 5 out of five

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi, Indian juggernaut rolled unabated for the second successive day as debutant Sonia, Pinki Rani and Simranjit Baath overpowered their respective rivals to keep the hosts sheet clean on the third day of the 10th AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships at the KD Jhadav Hall, IG Indoor stadium in Delhi … Continue reading Women’s World Boxing : No stopping Indian Juggernaut, 3 more boxers win making it 5 out of five

JK Tyre National Racing Championship: Karthik, Nayan win a race each to throw open

Harpal Singh Bedi / Greater Noida Chennai’s Karthik Tharani and Mumbai’s Nayan Chatterjee won a race apiece on the opening day of the Grand Finale of the 21st JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship, throwing open the Euro JK 2018 at the BIC on Saturday. Vishnu Prasad in the LGB 4 and Joseph Mathew in … Continue reading JK Tyre National Racing Championship: Karthik, Nayan win a race each to throw open

Srikanth, Sameer lose in quarterfinals of Hong Kong Open

Indian challenge ended at the Hong Kong Open World Badminton tournament after Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma lost their men’s singles quarterfinal matches in Kowloon on Friday. Fourth seed Srikanth suffered a 17-21, 13-21 loss to eighth seed Kenta Nishimoto of Japan. Later, World No. 18 Sameer also failed to tame local hope Lee Cheuk … Continue reading Srikanth, Sameer lose in quarterfinals of Hong Kong Open

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ART & CULTURE

Bangladeshi novelist Rizia Rahman passes away

AMN Renowned Bangladeshi novelist and the Ekushey Padak winning author Rizia Rahman passed away today in D ...

International Urdu Day Awards announced

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The annual International Urdu Day Awards have been announced. ...

SPORTS

Wrestler Bajrang Punia nominated for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Asian and Commonwealth Games gold-medalist wrestler Bajrang Punia has been nominated for the country's highest ...

Prithviraj Tondaiman Still in with a Chance at Lahiti Shotgun World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Prithviraj Tondaiman negotiated tough scoring conditions and shot 22 out of ...

Motor Sports: Aditya Patel to race again at MMRT in Indian National Car Racing Championship

Chennai The MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Car Racing Championship flows into a critical phase with the fo ...

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MARQUEE

1 Kg Of Rare Assam Tea Sold For Rs. 70,500

AMN / GUWAHATI A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs. 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auctio ...

Tea at Rs 50,000 per kg in Assam

AMN / GUWAHATI Believe it or not a special variety of Assam tea was sold for Rs 50,000 per kg at the Guwa ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Veteran actor Vidya Sinha dies at 71

AMN Veteran actor Vidya Sinha died in Mumbai on Thursday morning after suffering from lung and heart disord ...

Ayushmann Khurrana, Vicky Kaushal bag National Film Award for best actor

AMN Bollywood stars Ayushmann Khurrana and Vicky Kaushal have jointly bagged the National Film Award for be ...

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