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Chennai Open Renamed Maharashtra Open, to be Held in Pune

Chennai Open Renamed Maharashtra Open, to be Held in Pune

Mumbai: India’s lone ATP tournament, the Chennai Open, will now be held in Pune next year and would be henceforth called “Maharashtra Open”. IMG-Reliance, the right holders of the tournament¬†along…

Ravi Shastri Wants India to Play ‘Fearless Brand of Cricket’

Ravi Shastri Wants India to Play ‘Fearless Brand of Cricket’

Back at the helm as chief coach, Ravi Shastri made it clear that once the players step into the field, it’s their domain and that’s how it should be. “They…

Taylor treble sparks England rout of Scotland

Taylor treble sparks England rout of Scotland

Jodie Taylor scored a hat-trick as England demolished newcomers Scotland 6 -0 at the women’s European Championship while Spain cruised past Portugal in their opening Group D match in the…

After 21 years, Chennai Open ready for exit from city

After 21 years, Chennai Open ready for exit from city

Unable to meet the “commercial demands” of the main organisers, IMG, Chennai Open is set to move out of the city after 21 years and Pune is likely to host…

Bracewell quits Ireland coaching job

Bracewell quits Ireland coaching job

Ireland’s cricket head coach John Bracewell says he wants a “new goal and challenge” when he leaves his post after two-and-a-half years in December. The former New Zealand head coach…

Manpreet in Dope Net Again, to Miss World Championships

Manpreet in Dope Net Again, to Miss World Championships

Top Indian shot putter Manpreet Kaur will miss next month’s World Athletics Championships in London after she tested positive for banned substances for the second time in a couple of…

India U-23 Lose 0-2 to Syria U-23 in AFC Qualifying Opener

India U-23 Lose 0-2 to Syria U-23 in AFC Qualifying Opener

India lost 0-2 to Syria in their opening match of the AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium. Both the teams played cautiously as the opening half…

Focus on Rohit & Rahul in Warm-up Game Against President’s XI

Focus on Rohit & Rahul in Warm-up Game Against President’s XI

Back in the scheme of things, Rohit Sharma and fit-again KL Rahul will be aiming to get as much batting time as possible in the two-day warm-up game against President’s…

ICC Women’s World Cup 2nd Semi-final, India vs Australia: Mithali Raj & Girls Eager to Upset Aussies

ICC Women’s World Cup 2nd Semi-final, India vs Australia: Mithali Raj & Girls Eager to Upset Aussies

Odds are stacked heavily against them but a confident India will aim to turn the tables when they take on six-time champions Australia in the second semi- final of the…

Sri Lanka Sports Minister willing to probe 2011 World Cup final

Sri Lanka Sports Minister willing to probe 2011 World Cup final

Sri Lanka Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera said he is willing to order a probe on the 2011 World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka following concerns raised by former…