Saina Hopes To Be Injury-Free Ahead Of Rio

Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal has said that she wants to be free of injuries ahead of this year’s Rio Olympics. Along with this, Saina is keeping her hopes high about winning a medal this year after clinching Bronze in London. “Last time, I was very fortunate to get bronze medal. So, hopefully, this time,

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Robert Pires Announces Retirement

Former Arsenal and France midfielder, Robert Pires has announced his retirement from football at the age of 42. Pires, who had a glorious career, was part of the France team which won the FIFAWorld Cup in 1998. He also won the European Championship with France in 2000. Pires was capped 79 times for France from

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Asia Cup: Parthiv Patel To Join Indian Team

Wicket Keeper batsman, Parthiv Patel is all set to join the Indian team for the 2016 edition of Asia Cup. Patel will be joining the team as a backup for Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni who suffered a muscle spasm on Monday. Dhoni was taking part in a training session in Dhaka while he suffered the

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India Lose To Japan In Fed Cup

The Indian team went down 2-1 to Japan in the Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Zone group I at the True Arena Hua Hin in Thailand. The first match of the tie saw Eri Hozumi defeat Prarthana G. Thombare. The Japanese star won the game with a score of 6-2, 6-1 to give Japan a 1-0 lead

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Heena Sidhu Secures Olympics Spot

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu has secured her place for the 2016 Rio Olympics after winning gold in the Asian Olympic Shooting qualifier. Heena, who competes in the 10m air pistol event, had a score of 387 in qualification and then produced a great performance of 199.4 in the finals to secure a gold medal in

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Sourav Kothari Wins National Billiards Title

Sourav Kothari has added yet another championship to his impressive resume by winning the National Billiards Championship. The cueist from Kolkata came up against Siddharth Parekh in the final of the tournament and came out winning 5-2 in the match. Siddharth, who was playing his first National Billiards final, was outclassed by Sourav, who had

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PV Sindhu To Get Huge Reward From BAI

Indian badminton starlet, PV Sindhu, who recently won the Malaysian Masters Grand Prix, is all set to receive a huge reward from Badminton Association of India (BAI). The Association has announced a cash reward of Rs. 5 Lakhs for the badminton star after he historic win in Malaysia last week. Sindhu, who was seeded third

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Vijender Singh To Have A Professional Match In India Soon

Indian Boxer Vijender Singh is all set to have his first professional bout in Indian soil. Vijender’s promoter, Francis Warren said that the former Olympic Medallist will do the same in July this year. Apart from this, Warren also stated that Vijender will be having a huge match in either September or October.  “There are

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Australian Open: Saketh Myneni Fails To Reach Main Draw

Indian tennis star Saketh Myneni came agonizingly close to securing a place in the main draw of Australian Open but lost his opportunity in the final hurdle. Myneni faced off against Mirza Basic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ranked 137th in the world) in the final round of the Australian Open Qualifying at the Melbourne Park.

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Sania Mirza And Martina Hingis Win Sydney International

The pairing of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won their second trophy of the year by clinching the WTA Apia International Title in Sydney. The duo had a hard fought battle with Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic. Carolina and Mladenovic troubled the top seeds in the first set when they won it comfortably with a

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