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Getting best out of Messi, Sampaoli’s job as new Argentina boss

Getting the best out of Lionel Messi and reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup are the two main goals for new Argentina football coach Jorge Sampaoli. "I spoke with Leo and we're both excited," Sampaoli...

India rules out cricket series with Pakistan

India on Monday said it won't play bilateral cricket series with Pakistan as long as Islamabad continues to support and sponsor cross-border terrorism. Officials from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and...

Sports Minister rules out India-Pakistan cricket series

Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday ruled out a bilateral cricket series with Pakistan even as top officials from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)...
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BCCI invites application for India team coach

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited applications for the national team coach's post. The term of present India coach Anil Kumble will come to an end on June 18. "The BCCI...

NADA bans top Indian athlete

A top Indian athlete was handed a provisional suspension by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) on Wednesday after testing positive for banned performance enhancing substance meldonium. Talking to a news channel, a top NADA...

India beat Indonesia 4-1 in Sudirman Cup

Putting aside their dismal performance in their first tie, India defeated Indonesia 4-1 in a do-or-die encounter of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship at the Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium here on Tuesday. India,...

Harikrishna finishes 12th at Moscow chess meet

Indian Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna finished 12th on the leader board at the Moscow FIDE Grand Prix with a total of 4.5 points after nine rounds to gain 10 Grand Prix points. Playing with white...

Djokovic eliminates Del Potro to advance to Italian Open semis

Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, world no. 2, qualified for the Italian Open semi-final after his victory over Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro here on Saturday. The four-time Serbian champion defeated his Argentine rival 6-1,...

Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C’ships

Bajrang Punia won the first gold medal for India at the Asian Wrestling Championship by defeating Lee Seungchul of South Korea in the final of the men's 65 kilogram Freestyle division here on Saturday. Bajrang...

Asian C’ships: Indian wrestlers take two bronze on 2nd day

Anil Kumar and Jyoti bagged a bronze each in their respective categories as India clinched two medals on the second day of the Asian Wrestling Championship here on Thursday. Anil staged a strong comeback to...

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