June 23, 2024

India's Savitha Shri bags bronze in World Rapid Chess

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-28
Almaty (Kazakhstan),  Dec 28 :  Fifteen-year-old Indian WIM B. Savitha Shri on Wednesday won a bronze medal in the women's event of FIDE World Rapid Championship here. Seeded 36th, she finished with an impressive tally of eight points from 11 rounds to finish third.

Shikha Pandey makes India comeback for T20 World Cup

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-28
New Delhi, Dec 28 :  Veteran pacer Shikha Pandey on Wednesday made a surprise return to India's 15-member squad for the Women's 2023 T20 World Cup in South Africa. The ICC event will be played from February 10 to 26. Shikha last played

T20 vice-captaincy will not put added burden on me: Suryakumar

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-28
Mumbai, Dec 28 :  India's T20 batting sensation, Suryakumar Kumar on Wednesday said his elevation to the post of vice-captain of the national side seems like a dream, and he would continue to play his natural game without being burdened by the added responsibility. Indian selectors

Saina named for selection trials of Asian Mixed Team C'ship

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-27
New Delhi, Dec 27 :  Two-time Commonwealth Games champion Saina Nehwal has been named for next month's selection trials of Asian Mixed Team Championships, to be held in Dubai from February 14 to 19. The senior selection committee had a virtual meeting on December 25 to

Indian football's strategic roadmap will be presented on Jan 7

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-27
New Delhi, Dec 27 :  Indian football's much-awaited strategic roadmap will be introduced on January 7, a top official of the sport's national federation said on Tuesday. All India Football Federation (AIFF) secretary general Shaji Prabhakaran said this after attending a meeting with the state

Another year, another set of medals; Mirabai continues to rule Indian weightlifting

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-27
New Delhi, Dec 27:  The legend of Mirabai Chanu continued to grow as she added a second World Championships medal to her much-decorated trophy cabinet while other Indian lifters too revelled in the glory of a power-packed performance at the Commonwealth Games in 2022. They say winning

Hockey yearender: Indian women steal limelight, claim CWG medal after 16 years

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-26
New Delhi, Dec 26 :  The Indian hockey teams continued their upward trend in 2022, with the women's side slightly outperforming their male counterparts by clinching a Commonwealth Games medal -- a bronze after 16 years. In Birmingham, both the Indian men and women teams picked

Stokes hits out at ICC for not paying enough attention to scheduling

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-26
London, Dec 26:  England Test captain Ben Stokes has hit out at the International Cricket Council (ICC) for not paying enough attention to scheduling, adding that the rising popularity of domestic T20 leagues across the world is threatening the existence of the longest format of the game.

Goa to host first ever World Table Tennis series event in India from Feb 27 to March 5

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-22
Panaji, Dec 22 :  Goa will host India's maiden World Table Tennis (WTT) series event from February 27 to March 5 here, it was announced on Thursday. The top tier WTT Star Contender Goa 2023 will be staged at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor stadium, located

Nikhat, Manju ease into quarterfinals at Elite Women's National Boxing Championships

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-22
Bhopal, Dec 22 :  World Championships medallists Nikhat Zareen and Manju Rani registered thumping 5-0 victories against their respective opponents to enter the quarterfinals of the 6th Elite Women's National Boxing Championships here on Thursday. Reigning world champion Nikhat, representing Telangana, thrashed Meghalaya's Eva Waynie

I think Kuldeep should stop taking Man of the Match awards to not get dropped: Harbhajan

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-22
New Delhi, Dec 22 :  Kuldeep Yadav's shocking exclusion from the Indian team for the second Test against Bangladesh after his last match heroics has made Harbhajan Singh wonder if the left-arm wrist spinner "would be better off" if he is not winning 'player of the

Delhi to host Asian Wrestling Ch’ship in 2023

TAP | Updated: 2022-12-21
NEW DELHI, Dec 20:  The 2023 senior Asian Championship will be held in New Delhi from March 28 to April 2, announced the United World Wrestling (UWW) which has also allowed a two-kilogram weight tolerance for wrestlers at Ranking Series events from the next year. The Asian
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