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Atanu Das, expressive competitor in a silent sport

Unlike boxing or wrestling, Atanu Das cannot bash his way through, nor run off the adrenaline like in football.

published : 20 Dec 2016

Federer, Serena IPTL withdrawals linked to demonetisation

This year, there are six different champions and the haul between them is 11 Slams.

published : 07 Dec 2016

Heisman winner Salaam found dead in Colorado park

 Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was found dead in a Colorado park, authorities said Tuesday.

published : 07 Dec 2016

Palakkad topple Ernakulam in late burst at 60th School Athletics Meet

Mar Basil HSS,  Kothamangalam, defended the champion school title with  117 points while Kalladi HS, Palakkad, came runners-up with 102 points.

published : 07 Dec 2016

Rosberg wins Formula One title for first time

Defending champion Lewis Hamilton won theAbu Dhabi Grand Prix from pole position for his 53rd GP win.

published : 27 Nov 2016

Jenson Button's F1 finale ends early with steering failure

Button has an option to drive for the McLaren team in 2018, but he said before this race that he does not expect to come back.

published : 27 Nov 2016

India bag bronze at Four Nations Invitational tournament

India put up a dominating performance to beat Malaysia 4-1 in the bronze medal play-off match today

published : 27 Nov 2016

Sindhu, Verma falter at final hurdle in Hong Kong Super Series

It was sweet revenge for Chinese Taipei's Tzu Ying, who had lost to Sindhu most recently in the Rio Olympic Games.

published : 27 Nov 2016

Errors prove costly for Karjakin as Carlsen levels World Championship in Game 10

World champion Magnus Carlsen levelled the World Championship match with a 75-move victory over Sergei Karjakin.

published : 26 Nov 2016

Usain Bolt's documentary to show his quest for the triple-triple

Bolt secured three gold medals in three events at three consecutive Olympics, something no sprinter in the history of the sport had ever accomplished.

published : 25 Nov 2016

Doping: WADA labs handle more positive tests in 2015

There was also a 7.1 percent increase in the number of overall samples analyzed, to 303,369 in 2015 from 283,304 the prior year.

published : 25 Nov 2016

Asia-Pacific champion Neeraj Goyat breaks into WBC rankings

Once he breaks into the top-15, Neeraj would be in contention to challenge for the world title as well.

published : 24 Nov 2016

Saina Nehwal enters second round; P Kashyap, Sourabh Verma lose in Hong Kong

Saina staved off a spirited challenge from World No 44 Mette Poulsen of Denmark 21-19 23-21 in a 46-minute match.

published : 23 Nov 2016

Pankaj Advani marches into knockout of World Snooker Championship

The ace Indian cueist whitewashed all four of his opponents in his group in the round robin stage with identical scoreline of 4-0.

published : 23 Nov 2016

Vijender to defend WBO Asia Pacific title on December 17

The fight night will also see top Indian boxers, including Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar, make their pro-boxing debut.

published : 08 Nov 2016
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