Ultimate Kho Kho: Odisha Juggernauts beat Gujarat Giants

Pune, Aug 21 (PTI)  Riding on Dilip Khandvi and Vishal’s brilliant defensive play, Odisha Juggernauts handed Gujarat Giants their first defeat in the inaugural edition of Ultimate Kho Kho here on Sunday. Dilip defended for four minutes and 33 seconds and Vishal for three minutes four seconds in a thrilling match that ended with a […]

World Athletics: Long jumper M Sreeshankar qualify for finals

Eugene (Oregon), July 16 (BPNS)  Two of India’s top medal prospects at the World Athletics Championships 2022 here, 3000m steeplechaser Avinash Sable and long jumper M Sreeshankar, qualified for the finals in their respective categories, raising hopes of bringing home elusive medals from the global competition. Sable finished third in his heat, clocking 8:18.75 to […]

Injury: Top-ranked Swiatek pulls out of Berlin tournament

Berlin, Jun 11 (AP)  Top-ranked Iga Swiatek has pulled out of next week’s grass-court tournament in Berlin because of a shoulder problem, saying Friday she needs to rest up ahead of Wimbledon. Swiatek is coming off her second French Open title after beating American teenager Coco Gauff in the final at Roland Garros on Saturday. […]