Monthly Archive: November 2016

Tie-breaker for world chess champion on Wednesday

It has been 12 matches and neither reigning champ Magnus Carlsen of Norway nor Russian grandmaster Sergei Karyakin has been able to win. Almost three weeks after the chess World Championship began, the last scheduled...

NorthEast United wins over Dynamos

NorthEast United won a crucial match against Dynamos, 2-1. It was a do or die match for NorthEast at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium. NorthEast United have 18 points in hand and are placed fifth....

Hockey: India beat Australia 3-2

Indian men’s hockey team claimed a 3-2 win over the world No 1 Australia in the first of two Tests in Bendigo, Victoria on Tuesday. Affan Yousuf scored two goals during the first half...

Argentina won the Davis Cup

Argentina won their maiden Davis Cup title on Sunday. Juan Del Potro who has been plagued with wrist injury since 2010, staged an astonishing comeback from two sets down to beat Croatia’s Marin Cilic 6-7(4) 2-6 7-5...

PV Sindhu loses the Hong Kong Open final

PV Sindhu lost the Hong Kong Open Super Series final to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying in eight straight sets. In the men’s final, Ng Ka Long Angus beat India’s Sameer Verma 21-14, 10-21,...

Ronaldo scores twice for Madrid

Real Madrid won against Sporting Gijon 2-1 thanks to the double strike by Christiano Ronaldo. They now stand with a seven point lead over Barcelona as the leader of the La Liga. Ronaldo scored...

Kohli gives his nod of approval for DRS

India captain Virat Kohli said that the Decision Review System was a fair system after the national team used it for the first time in a home series following years of resistance to the...

Saina out of Hong Kong Open

Saina Nehwal lost to Hong Kong’s Cheung Ngan 8-21, 21-18, 19-21 in the last eight clash of the Hong Kong Open. Saina, has just recoved from a serious knee injury. She lost the first...

Hockey India League dates announced

Fifth edition of Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) will be held in January 21st to February 26th, Hockey India announced on Tuesday. The opening game will be held in Mumbai between hosts Dabang Mumbai and former champions Ranchi Rays....