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Kazakh Rybakina 23, zooms into Australian Open final

Melbourne: The red-hot form of Elena Rybakina continued as the Kazakh launched into her first Australian Open final on Rod Laver Arena. With the 'Original 9' watching on, the Wimbledon champion put on a fitting display to overpower two-time…

Djokovic races into Australian Open semifinals for 10th times

Melbourne: Novak Djokovic is picking up steam at the sharp end of his most successful Grand Slam, an ominous sign for the rest of the field. Djokovic raced into a 10th semifinal at the Australian Open on Wednesday night, charging past Andrey Rublev…

Germany beat England to book semis berth in Hockey WC

Bhubaneswar: Germany stormed into semifinals of the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 by defeating England in a quarterfinal shootout (4-3) after both the teams were drawn 2-2 in regulation time. In the semifinals, Germany will face Australia…

Indian pair Sania-Bopann in Semi-Final of Australian Open

Melbourne: India's tennis queen Sania Mirza is one step closer to bidding farewell to her Grand Slam tennis career with the title trophy. Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna stormed into the Australian Open mixed doubles final after dumping third seeds…

Djokovic crushes Aussie De Minaur in straight games

Melbourne: Novak Djokovic made it a lucky 13 at the Australian Open after his most clinical display at Melbourne Park this year. Unfortunately for the home supporters, Alex de Minaur felt the wrath of the nine-time champion. Djokovic moved into a…

Spain thump Malaysia 4-3 in penalty shootout at WC 2023

Bhubaneswar: Spain beat Malaysia 4-3 in penalty shootout in a thrilling crossover match to qualify for the quarterfinals of the FIH Men's World Cup after both teams were locked 2-2 here on Sunday. Spain now faces title contenders and Pool A toppers…

NZ knock out India 5-4 in shootout at Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: India were eliminated by New Zealand in their crossover match of the ongoing Hockey World Cup 2023 at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. It was one heck of a match with New Zealand coming back from 1-3 down to level the scores and…

Shami’s speed helps India win over NZ by 8 wickets

Raipur: All round performances helped India seal the 3-match ODI series with a crushing 8-wicket win over New Zealand in the second ODI at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium here on Saturday. Mohammed Shami spearheaded India's pace…

WFI Prez: There is a conspiracy against me

Gonda: Amidst ongoing protest by the wrestlers in New Delhi, Wrestling Federation of India President Brijbhushan Saran Singh attacked wrestler Vinesh Phogat on Friday and said that a conspiracy has been done with him, which he will reveal to the…

Indian Women’s Hockey team beat South Africa 4-0

Cape Town: Indian Women's Hockey Team continued their winning ways in South Africa as they defeated hosts 4-0 in their third match of the tour here in Cape Town. Having won the first two matches rather convincingly, the Indian team stuck to basics…

FIH President Ikram meets Union Sports Minister

Bhubaneswar: FIH President Tayyab Ikram went to Delhi on Wednesday to meet Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Anurag Thakur and update him about the 15th edition of the FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup currently played in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela,…

Shubhman Gill smashes double ton, posts new records

Hyderabad: A maiden ODI double century by Shubman Gill guided India to a 12-run victory against New Zealand in the first ODI at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Wednesday. India put up a mammoth total of 349/8, riding high on his incredible…

Tight security at India-NZ ODI at Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Around 2500 police personnel including elite Octopus would be deployed for the one-day international cricket match between India-New Zealand which will be held at the Uppal stadium here on Wednesday. According to Rachakonda Police…

Five times finalist Andy Murray enters Australian Open today

Melbourne: Five-time finalist Andy Murray, hunting for his second win at Melbourne Park in five years, likes his chances against the 13th-seeded Italian. At 26, nine years Murray’s junior, the right-handed Berrettini is defending points from a run…

Aus. Open: China’s Shang registers name in record books

Melbourne: Seventeen-year-old Shang Juncheng made history on Monday as the first Chinese man to win a main draw match at the Australian Open in the Open era. In his Grand Slam debut, the left-handed qualifier delightedly punched the air after…