Discus thrower Seema Punia's gold at the Asian Games and silver at the Commonwealth Games gave her reason to smile.
Discus thrower Seema Punia's gold at the Asian Games and silver at the Commonwealth Games gave her reason to smile.

Vikas, Seema stand tall in the golden field

Om Prakash Karhana, Arpinder, Renjith Maheswary and Mayookha Johny disappoint »
Australia's Steve Smith, left, attempts to sweep the ball on the second day of the third cricket test match in Melbourne on Saturday.

Smith holds the centrestage with a big ton

India responded well to Australia’s huge first innings total by reaching 108 for one at close on the second day with Murali Vijay (55) and Cheteshwar Pujara (25) at the crease. »
L. Sarita Devi.

Sarita Devi determined to win an Olympic medal

The lightweight pugilist was furious after losing her semifinal to local favourite Park Ji-na and she refused to accept the bronze medal, prompting the AIBA to suspend her »


FOCUSED: Abhinav Mukund and R.Sathish during an intense practice session at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium on the eve of the Ranji match against Railways on Saturday. Photo: K .Pichumani

Tamil Nadu optimistic against Railways

On Sunday, when Tamil Nadu takes on Railways, it will be time to make a statement of intent. »


Former Indian cricketer and co-owner of Atletico de Kolkata Sourav Ganguly and his team pose for a pciture as they celebrate after winning the ISL final in Navi Mumbai.

ISL has given new hope to Indian football

Fans take the names of some Indian footballers in the same breath as those of their high-profile European counterparts. »


The particpants are all ears as Mithun Murali (extreme right) explains the nuances of the game at the on Saturday. Photo: S. R. Raghunathan

A conditioning camp in right earnest

Emphasis more on fitness than on tennis during off-season »

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File photo of Abhijeet Gupta.

Abhijeet Gupta best Indian in Al Ain Classic

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Anil Aldrin, hockey coach for Dabang Mumbai, Viren Rasquinha, Strategic advisor and mentor for Dabang Mumbai Edgar Mascarenhas, goalkeeping coach during the unvieling of the logo of Dabang Mumbai hockey team. File photo

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Coriolis lifts Jog Cup

United Racing & Bloodstock Breeders Ltd represented by Mr & Mrs. Vijay Mallya’s Coriolis (P. Trevor up) won the Jog Cup, the main event of the races held here on Saturday (Dec. 27). The wi... »

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