Sindhu storms into Indonesia Open semifinals

Jakarta, July 20 Top Indian shuttler P V Sindhu stormed into the semifinals of the Indonesia Open after beating Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in straight games in the women’s singles event here on Friday. Olympic silver medallist Sindhu, seeded fifth, hardly had to break a sweat as she posted a comfortable 21-14, 21-7 win over the
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Cuttack, July 20: Indian men defended their crown beating England while the women blanked Singapore for their maiden title at the Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships here Friday. England tried to change the script but the Indian men brought in a twist to the tale through birthday boy Harmeet Desai to end the English hopes to
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Jakarta, July 19: Top Indian shuttler P V Sindhu fought hard to progress to the women’s singles quarterfinals but it was curtains for Kidambi Srikanth in the men’s singles event of the Indonesia Open, here Thursday. Sindhu, seeded fifth, had to dig deep into her reservoir of experience as she slugged it out for 62
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London, July 19: The ICC on Thursday suspended Zimbabwe Cricket with immediate effect violation of global body’s constitution which doesn’t allow any government intervention. The current elected members of Zimbabwe board were suspended by government agency Sports and Recreation Committee (SRC) which was violation of articles 2.4 (c) and d. “Zimbabwe Cricket has been suspended
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Yuvraj Singh, the Man of the Tournament in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2011, said that India failed to plan well for the No.4 position going into the 2019 edition of the flagship one-day tournament. The No.4 position in ODIs had been one of the most hotly-debated issues in Indian cricket before the tournament,
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Cuttack, July 18: Hosts India made a bright start to their campaign at the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships, topping their groups to qualify for the Super Eight stage in both men’s and women’s team events here Wednesday. The domination of Indian paddlers was such that they lost just two games — one by Achanta
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Cuttack, July 17: Indian men’s team, led by skipper A Sharath Kamal, will start as favourites when the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships begins at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here Wednesday. India are clubbed with Singapore and Scotland in group B, while England, the top-ranked team here and placed in group A, have Sri
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Jakarta: Indian shuttlers had a good day in office at the USD 1,250,000 Indonesia Open with two doubles pairs entering the second round of the BWF World Tour Super 1000 tournament here Tuesday. The men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty saw off Goh Sze Fei and Nur Izzuddin 21-19, 18-21, 21-19 in
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London, July 16: India skipper Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah on Monday retained their number one position in the ICC batsmen and bowlers’ rankings, respectively, following the conclusion of the World Cup. India had lost to New Zealand in the semifinals of the World Cup. Players from England and New Zealand, champions and runners-up, have
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While the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 concluded in style in Lyon on July 7, the tournament will once again take centre stage in Milan on 22 September, with the hosting of the first‑ever FIFA Football Conference aimed at analysing the women’s showpiece. The technical directors and women’s national team coaches of FIFA’s member
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