The New Indian Express - Sport - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:58:48 +0530 Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:47:53 +0530 Sport Jaisha's illness delays Sports Ministry probe into apathy during Rio Games Jaisha, who returned from Rio with fever and body ache last week, was hospitalised yesterday after she tested positive for H1N1. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:47:40 +0530 Polish Olympian Malachowski sells Rio medal to save boy battling cancer Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski, who took silver at the Rio Olympics, said that he auctioned off his medal. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:15:23 +0530 India, Windies look to rock US via T20s as ICC eyes new market The two T20Is over the weekend will be the first instance of India being involved in a competitive match in the USA. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:28:19 +0530 UN health agency: No confirmed Zika cases linked to Rio Olympics 2016 The World Health Organisation announced the findings yesterday in its weekly situation report on Zika. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:17:52 +0530 Rio police charge US swimmer Lochte with false robbery report Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false robbery report over an incident. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:12:14 +0530 Ronaldo crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe after Champions League and Euro wins Cristiano Ronaldo won the UEFA Best Player in Europe Award after winning both last season's Champions League and Euro 2016. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:06:47 +0530 Chelsea reopen talks with teenage striker Solanke Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:51:29 +0530 Palace reject Spurs' pounds 15 million bid for Zaha Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:02:46 +0530 Mata stays at Man Utd in a reduced role Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:59:00 +0530 Hart has five days to find club after Bravo signs Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:57:07 +0530 Guardiola in spotlight as he faces reunion with Barcelona Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:48:30 +0530 Wenger splashes the cash at last with pounds 52 million double swoop Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:33:31 +0530 Bolt's party tricks only add to his pulling power Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:27:24 +0530 West Ham slump out of Europe as Bilic's gamble backfires A 2-1 aggregate loss for the second year in succession sealed West Ham's participation in the Europa League. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:15:40 +0530 Bopanna and Paes sign up for Spain playoff despite Rio indifference Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:10:23 +0530 Vinesh to undergo surgery today Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:55:23 +0530 Lifters need extra supplements After poor Rio Olympics showing, Sathish suggests change in mindset for greater returns Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:55:11 +0530 Mohana stars for District II Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:52:31 +0530 After Sudha Singh, Olympian O P Jaisha tests positive for swine flu Jaisha has been hospitalised after she was tested positive for H1N1 after another athlete Sudha Singh was diagnosed for the same. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:14:18 +0530 Kuldeep's guile puts India Red in driver's seat Chasing a mammoth victory target of 497, the Green team was tottering at 217/7 at the end of penultimate evening with another 280 runs to win the match. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:13:33 +0530 Portugal star Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player in Europe award The vote, by journalists from UEFA's 55 member countries, was announced at the Champions League draw Thursday. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:12:38 +0530 A great but unnoticed move Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:57:58 +0530 Putin calls ban on Russia's Paralympic team inhumane Six Russian athletes, including three gold medalists, wrote to IPC president Craven asking for a route into the games as individuals. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:43:38 +0530 We expected at least two to make it to round two: Kamlesh Mehta on India's TT disaster at Rio Former national coach Kamlesh Mehta today said it does not mean they should not have taken the flight to Brazil. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:17:40 +0530 President Putin calls ban on Russia's Paralympic team inhumane Vladimir Putin has attacked the ban on his country from the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics as immoral and inhumane. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:12:19 +0530 Barcelona complete signing of Dutch goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen Barcelona have completed the signing of Dutch international goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen from Ajax. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:06:33 +0530 Saina drops to ninth spot, Sindhu remains tenth-ranked shuttler India's Saina Nehwal on Thursday dropped four points to be ninth, while compatriot P.V. Sindhu remained in the 10th spot. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:58:48 +0530 Ramkumar Ramanathan falls in first round of US Open qualifiers Indian youngster Ramkumar Ramanathan could not enter the main draw of a Grand Slam yet again as he lost in the first round. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:23:10 +0530 Irish football skipper Robbie Keane to retire after Oman friendly Ireland captain Robbie Keane has announced he will retire from international football after a friendly match with Oman. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:03:27 +0530 Will focus on Superseries, World number one is ultimate goal: Sindhu Basking in Olympic glory, star shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu has now set her eyes on the World Superseries. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:04:58 +0530 Hull City confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier League Hull started the season as the English Premier League's "crisis club," regarded by some as the worst-prepared team ever. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:02:11 +0530 FIFA pay panel meets next week to set President Infantino's salary After six months of working without a contract, FIFA President Gianni Infantino is set to get a pay deal. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:51:01 +0530 Danny Drinkwater stays at champion Leicester, signs five-year deal Danny Drinkwater has become the latest Leicester player to commit his future to the English champions. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:39:35 +0530 Sepp Blatter will accept CAS verdict as appeal begins against his six-year ban The 80-year-old Blatter denies wrongdoing in authorizing a $2 million payment to former FIFA vice president Michel Platini in 2011. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:34:10 +0530 Coach Nikolai refutes Jaisha claims, said she denied personalised refreshment at Rio Belarusian Nikolai had told the Indian athletics officials after "clarifying" from Jaisha that she will not need personalised refreshment. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:21:57 +0530 Hamilton may take grid demotion at Belgian GP, confirm Mercedes Reigning Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton is "likely" to take a grid penalty at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:09:30 +0530 Michael Phelps defeated Bolt at Twitter during Rio 2016 With five gold medals at the Rio Olympics 2016, US swimmer Michael Phelps became the most talked about athlete on Twitter. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:04:39 +0530 CAS ruling was orchestrated, says Russia's Paralympics chief CAS on Tuesday dismissed an appeal filed by the Russian Paralympic Committee against the decision to ban Russian athletes. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:01:29 +0530 Swimmer Efimova considers Phelps' doping statement ‘uncomely'‘uncomely/2016/08/25/article3596547.ece Phelps, the 23-time Olympic champ, said earlier "it breaks my heart" to see athletes at the Olympics who had served bans. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:56:18 +0530‘uncomely/2016/08/25/article3596547.ece More shocks in League Cup as Burnley, Middlesbrough ousted Premier League clubs Burnley and Middlesbrough were eliminated by lower-division sides in the second round of the League Cup. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:52:17 +0530 Without Bolt, track and field starts life after Olympics As Usain Bolt parties in London, around 30 Olympic medalists including nine champions have headed to Switzerland. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:45:51 +0530 Coleman explains why he stayed as Wales coach, rejected Hull Chris Coleman says he chose to remain as Wales manager despite interest from Premier League side Hull. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:41:26 +0530 Federer looked into ways to play either Olympics or US Open Maybe Roger Federer could play the Olympics and skip the U.S. Open. Or sit out the Rio Games and make it to New York. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:38:28 +0530 Rory McIlroy glad to be wrong about Olympic success McIlroy was among the top four players in the world who chose not to play in the Rio Olympics 2016. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:32:12 +0530 US Swimmer James Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio Games U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:29:12 +0530 Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup against Rest of the World Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will play doubles together in a new competition pitting Europe against the Rest of the World. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:24:38 +0530 US woman goalie Hope Solo gets six-month suspension after branding Sweden as 'bunch of cowards' The 35-year-old Solo made the comments after the Americans were eliminated in a penalty shootout from the Rio Olympics. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:16:53 +0530 Rio silver medallist Sindhu snubs minister's offer, says Gopi is 'the best coach' Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:25:01 +0530 Balotelli and Sakho close to Anfield exit Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:37:29 +0530 Hart given emotional farewell as Manchester City stroll on Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:58:06 +0530 Sajan targets new start post Rio sojourn Rio Olympics has passed by, but the lingering sense, at least in the Indian context, is that results and performances have not been up to expectations Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:53:30 +0530 Fresh from Euro fairytale, Vi-king Gudjohnsen signs for Pune City Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:51:52 +0530 NRAI to form special unit to review blanks Shooting body to come up with independent committee to look into why vaunted contingent struggled to meet expectations Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:48:16 +0530 HCL and MBTA tennis tourney from Aug 29 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:43:52 +0530 Siddhant-Dhruv enter semifinals Mrityujay Badola and Rishabh Sharda won their quarterfinal against Adil Kalyanpur and Parikshit Somani 1-6, 6-2, 10-6. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 02:42:41 +0530 Euro fairy tale no surprise to new Pune man Gudjohnsen The win against England was particularly sweet for Gudjohnsen who recieved a mocking text message from former Chelsea teammate. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:26:18 +0530 Sakshi accorded grand welcome, presented Rs 2.5 crore cheque Sakshi, who ended India's medal drought at the Rio Olympics, was greeted by her parents, relatives and ministers. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:28:07 +0530 Trained only with water, so didn't face any trouble at Rio: Marathoner Kavita Kavita made it clear that she was asked by AFI officials if she would need personalised drinks during the race. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:44:50 +0530 Gender equality gap in sports reporting shrinking: Cambridge Report Researchers at Cambridge University Press have found that men's sports received 20 per cent more air time than women's during the Rio Games. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:10:32 +0530 ISL: Ex-Barcelona star Gudjohnsen signs up for FC Pune City The veteran former Chelsea and Barcelona forward Eidur Gudjohnsen signed up Wednesday for the third edition of the ISL. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:52:31 +0530 Is Sakshi happier with her bronze than Sindhu with silver? Several psychological studies in the past have shown the presence and effects of counterfactual thinking in the Olympic Games. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:04:46 +0530 Dortmund beat Bayern to sign Dembele: CEO Dortmund have made eight new signings, including Dembele plus Germany forwards Andre Schuerrle and Mario Goetze. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:33:44 +0530 Nadal to play in Australia ahead of Open for first time The Brisbane International will be held from January 1 to 8 in the lead-up to the Australian Open. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:16:10 +0530 World Cup qualifier: Injured Ramsey not in Wales squad Injured Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey was not included in the squad announced by Wales manager Chris Coleman. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:48:58 +0530 Schweinsteiger not giving up on Manchester United Schweinsteiger said Manchester United would be his last club in Europe and vowed to fight for his place in the team. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:43:29 +0530 Yogeshwar Dutt gives fitting reply to Salman Khan fans' criticism Not willing to let the trolls have the last word, Yogeshwar Dutt made the comment about barking dogs. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:07:16 +0530 Olympics protest runner fails to return to Ethiopia Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:53:55 +0530