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BWF World C'ships: Prannoy, Praneeth in round 3 (Roundup)
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BWF World C'ships: Prannoy, Praneeth in round 3 (Roundup)

H.S. Prannoy stunned five-time world champion China's Lin Dan to advance to the third round of the BWF World Championships here on Tuesday, and following his footsteps, B. Sai Praneeth also defeated ace Korean shuttler Lee Dong Keun in the second round to advance to the next stage.

Arjuna will boost my Tokyo 2020 preparations: Pramod Bhagat
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Arjuna will boost my Tokyo 2020 preparations: Pramod Bhagat

His hard work over the years has finally paid off as he was nominated for the prestigious Arjuna Award, something he had waited for, for years. However, the dedicated shuttler has no time to celebrate as he is spearheading Indias challenge at the BWF Para Badminton World Championships in Basel, Switzerland.

My love for wrestling keeps me going: Sushil Kumar
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My love for wrestling keeps me going: Sushil Kumar

At the age of 36, Sushil Kumar is well into the twilight years of his decorated career. And yet, in September, when he travels to Kazakhstan for his sixth wrestling World Championships, the two-time Olympic medallist will be representing India in the 74kg category for the first time in his career.

Alonso to test new Toyota car
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Alonso to test new Toyota car

Spanish Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso is to rejoin Toyota Gazoo Racing and carry out several tests with the teams new car, the Toyota Hilux which is expected to compete in the upcoming Dakar Rally.

Age just a number as Subrata Pal refuses to slow down
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Age just a number as Subrata Pal refuses to slow down

Critics might feel that India goalkeeper Subrata Pal is past his prime, but the 32-year-old believes that he still has it in him to man the goalpost in national colours. A hard working sportsman who saw it all from a striker dying on the field of play due to a collision to a dope controversy says that he is ready to sign off on a high.

PKL 7: UP Yoddha beat league leaders Pink Panthers
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PKL 7: UP Yoddha beat league leaders Pink Panthers

U.P. Yoddha picked up an important 31-24 victory against league leaders Jaipur Pink Panthers in the second match of Pro Kabaddi League at a packed Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Monday.

World para badminton: Bhagat, Parmer lead India's charge
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World para badminton: Bhagat, Parmer lead India's charge

Experience and mental toughness will be the key to glory when the years biggest para badminton extravaganza the BWF World Championships gets underway here on Tuesday.

PKL 7: Haryana pip Mumbai 30-27
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PKL 7: Haryana pip Mumbai 30-27

Raider Vikas Kandola was once again the star for Haryana Steelers as they picked up an important 30-27 victory against a struggling U Mumba side in a Pro-Kabaddi League (PKL) match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Monday. The close contest saw the Mumbai side match the Steelers till the very end but Kandolas nine-point game and some uncharacteristic errors from the U Mumba defence finally led to a Haryana victory.

Manush lifts youth boys trophy; Anusha, Vishwa retain junior titles
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Manush lifts youth boys trophy; Anusha, Vishwa retain junior titles

Manush Shah of Gujarat, making amends for his loss in the season-opener at Sonepat, overcame Raegan Albuquerque of Maharashtra 4-3 to lift the Youth Boys trophy in the UTT National Ranking (South Zone) Table Tennis Championships at the Jimmy George Indoor Stadium here on Monday.

Suspended for absence without notice, Sakshi cites Rakhi festival
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Suspended for absence without notice, Sakshi cites Rakhi festival

Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik has been reinstated to the national camp at the SAI Centre in Lucknow after she replied to the show cause notice issued by the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) for leaving the camp without permission. Sakshi (62kg), Seema Bisla (50kg) and Kiran (76kg), all of whom have qualified for the upcoming World Wrestling Championships, were three of the 25 wrestlers who were suspended from the national camp by the WFI for the same reason.

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