Anand to match wits with Aamir, Chahal

Viswanathan Anand, Aamir Khan and Yuzvendra Chahal have something in common: love of chess. Anand is,…

Pavlyuchenkova advances to French Open final

Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova held a steady course to beat a wildly erratic Tamara Zidansek and reach…

Rower Drysdale retires

Two-time Olympics gold medal-winning rower Mahe Drysdale of New Zealand announced his retirement on Thursday, admitting…

Refugee athletes Luna, Mahdi to shoot in Tokyo Olympics

Refugee athletes Luna Solomon and Mahdi have been selected to shoot in the Tokyo Olympics. Both…

The cost of a pandemic-delayed Tokyo Olympic Games

lthough the cancellation scenario is looking less likely by the day, global insurers would face a…

International boxer Dingku Singh Ngangom passes away

The Asian Games gold medallist and Padma Shri recipient had been battling terminal cancer for some…

COVID curfew forces angry fans to leave

Novak Djokovic’s French Open quarterfinal against Matteo Berrettini was delayed for about 22 minutes while thousands…

All of our shooters are capable of winning in Tokyo Olympics: Pavel Smirnov

“Each and every one of them can finish on the podium, and I have seen a…

Utterly ridiculous, witch hunt has to stop: Vaughan on investigation into alleged racist tweets

The probe into England cricketers’ old tweets is a “witch hunt” that must stop, says former…

Need to work hard and prove my worth for Tokyo selection: women’s hockey player Lilima Minz

Lilima, a key player for India in the midfield, made her Olympic debut in 2016 Rio…