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Deepika Kumari leads Indian archers’ Olympic dream

Deepika Kumari leads Indian archers’ Olympic dream

With world number one Deepika Kumari spearheading the campaign, the in-form Indian archers would aim for a perfect 10 when they pick up their bows and arrows to seek Olympic…

Andrew Strauss pays tribute at Maynard funeral

Andrew Strauss pays tribute at Maynard funeral

England Test captain Andrew Strauss was among the mourners at the funeral of Tom Maynard in Cardiff on Wednesday. The 23-year-old Surrey batsman, buried in his home city, was one…

I’ve buried hatchet with Djokovic: Federer

I’ve buried hatchet with Djokovic: Federer

Roger Federer insisted that he has buried the hatchet with fellow superstar Novak Djokovic despite the two having been involved in a number of disputes. Federer and Djokovic will meet…

Shuttler Kashyap eyeing Oly glory after recent good showings

Shuttler Kashyap eyeing Oly glory after recent good showings

Placed 22nd in the world rankings P Kashyap is aware of the tough challenge that awaits him in the upcoming Olympics, but the ace Indian shuttler still feels he has…

Abhijeet wins US event, GM title for Venkatesh

Abhijeet wins US event, GM title for Venkatesh

National champion Abhijeet Gupta beat International Master Dean Ippolito of United States to win the Philadelphia International chess tournament, while M R Venkatesh became India’s 28th Grandmaster. Gupta, part of…

Chance for Indian boxers to set the ring ablaze in London

Chance for Indian boxers to set the ring ablaze in London

Four years ago, they were the Olympic surprise package that fascinated the country but cut to 2012 London, Indian boxers are the ones to watch out for as they seek…

Paes-Stepanek, Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out of Wimbledon

Paes-Stepanek, Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out of Wimbledon

Indian challenge ended in the men’s doubles event of the Wimbledon Championships as Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek and the pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna suffered contrasting defeats…

Wimbledon: Serena overpowers Kvitova to book place in semi-finals

Wimbledon: Serena overpowers Kvitova to book place in semi-finals

Serena Williams kept alive the promise of a fifth Wimbledon title with a turbo-charged deposing of last year’s singles champion, Petra Kvitova, in straight sets. With the American having stumbled…

India in semifinals of Jr Women’s Asia Cup hockey

India in semifinals of Jr Women’s Asia Cup hockey

Bangkok,Tuesday, July 3, 2012 : India rallied from a goal deficit to beat Malaysia2-1 in their final league match today to make the semifinal of the sixth Junior Women’s Asia…

Dilshan, Sangakkara shine in rain-hit-Test

Dilshan, Sangakkara shine in rain-hit-Test

Sri Lanka’s Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara continued to dominate Pakistan’s bowling on Tuesday as the rain-curtailed second Test headed for a draw. The hosts, replying to Pakistan’s first innings…