ISL: Jamshedpur snap Kerala’s unbeaten run

Jamshedpur, Jan 17 : Jamshedpur FC snapped Kerala Blasters FC’s three-game unbeaten run with a 2-1 victory in an Indian Super League (ISL) encounter at the JRD Tata Sports Complex here on Wednesday. Jerry Mawhmingthanga (1st minute) and veteran striker Ashim Biswas (31st) scored first-half goals to ensure the hosts got back to winning ways […]

PWL: Rana guides Marathas to maiden win

New Delhi, Jan 17 : Commonwealth Championship silver medallist Parveen Rana clinched a hard-fought victory to help Veer Marathas defeat Mumbai Maharathi in a Pro Wrestling League (PWL) contest here on Wednesday. In the last bout of the tie, with the scores locked at 3-3, Rana overcame Praveen Dahiya of Mumbai Maharathi 6-4 in the […]

Koreas to carry single flag in Winter Olympics opening

Seoul, Jan 17 : Bitter cross-border enemies North and South Korea on Wednesday said both countries would march under a single flag during the opening ceremony of the upcoming Winter Olympics. The development comes amid talks aimed at reducing tensions between the two nations still technically engaged in internecine war, Efe news agency reported. The […]

South Korean skiers to conduct joint training with North

Seoul, Jan 17 : South Korea’s ski sports federation said on Wednesday that it is considering sending the national team reserves and promising youngsters for joint training with North Korea at a resort north of the border, after the two Koreas agreed to unprecedented sports exchange ahead of the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. In a […]

Praneeth, Ashwini-Sikki advance at Malaysia Masters

Sibu (Malaysia), Jan 17 : India’s B. Sai Praneeth and the women’s doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy progressed to the pre-quarterfinals of the $120,000 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament here on Wednesday. Praneeth got past Thailand’s Kantaphon Wangcharoen 21-13, 21-13 in 44 minutes in the first round. Ashwini-Sikki took […]