TN enters quarter-finals in Hockey

Chennai, Jan. 16: Tamilnadu entered quarterfinals in the Arise Steel 9th Hockey India Senior Men Championship at Chennai. They defeated Hockey HIM 8-2. This is the 4th continuous win for Tamil Nadu. In Pool G, TN as topper (4 win – 12 pts) entered quarter final. In Pool E, Patiala reached quarter-final as topper with
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Pune, Jan. 16: Hosts Maharashtra stayed way ahead of others in the overall medals tally at the Khelo India Youth Games with a total of 177 medals. Maharashtra now has 64 gold, 51 silver and 62 bronze medals. Delhi are at the second place with 121 medals, including 47 gold, 31 silver and 43 bronze,
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Kuala Lumpur, Jan. 16: Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap entered the main draw of the Malaysia Masters 2019 after defeating Vladimir Malkov of Russia 21-12, 21-17 in straight games in the men’s singles qualification round here on Tuesday. Kashyap, who recently married London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal, will take on Rasmus Gemke from Denmark in
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Melbourne A despondent Victoria Azarenka has vowed to fight her way out of a career-threatening slump and recapture the form that delivered her two Australian Open titles. The former world number one was dumped from the season-opening Grand Slam in a gut-wrenching loss to little-known German Laura Siegemund late Tuesday after throwing away a one-set
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Bengaluru, Jan.14: Bengaluru Raptors edged the Mumbai Rockets 4-3 to win their maiden Premier Badminton League title on Sunday. World No. 18 Anders Antonsen lost narrowly to the Bengaluru skipper Srikanth when the two faced off in that battle at the beginning of this week. Any hope of a turnaround was dashed by a superb
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Chennai, Jan. 14: Rayer V Vinod’s hat-trick helped Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu to score a 5-2 victory over Hockey Puducherry in the Arise Steel 9th Hockey India Senior Men Championship. For Tamilnadu, Rayer V. Vinod scored 3 goals (4th, 15th and 43rd), N. Selvakumar (22nd) and V.Sanmugam (27th mt) scored each one. For Puducherry
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Bengaluru, Jan.14: Bengaluru Raptors edged the Mumbai Rockets 4-3 to win their maiden Premier Badminton League title on Sunday. World No. 18 Anders Antonsen lost narrowly to the Bengaluru skipper Srikanth when the two faced off in that battle at the beginning of this week. Any hope of a turnaround was dashed by a superb
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Chennai, Jan. 12: Tamil Nadu hammered Assam 13-1 in a Pool “G’’ match of the 9th Hockey India Senior National men’s Hockey Championship here Friday. Also recording wins were Hockey Maharashtra, Manipur Hockey, Central Industrial Security Force, Chhattisgarh Hockey, Hockey Coorg, Food Corporation of India, Delhi Hockey and Sports Authority of India. In the Tamil
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Bengaluru, Jan. 12: The unbeaten Kidambi Srikanth combined with Sai Praneeth to guide Bengaluru Raptors to a win over Awadhe Warriors in the first semi-final of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League here Friday. With the two teams tied at 2-2 on completion of the two men’s singles and mixed doubles rubbers, it was left to
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Sydney, Jan 12: India skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri on Friday received the honorary membership of the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) for their contribution to the sport of cricket. The Indian team defeated Australia 2-1 in the four-match Test series, ending the country’s 71-year-old wait for a rare series win Down Under. “The
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