Saina Nehwal topped her group to march into the women's singles semi-finals while Kidambi Srikanth reached the last-four stage despite losing his last men's singles round robin match at the BWF World Super Series Finals in Dubai on Friday.
Skipper Steve Smith scored a controlled 133, Mitchell Johnson a game-changing 88 and Australia's tail wagged vigorously as the hosts barged their way back into the second test against India on day three in Brisbane on Friday.
Ravichandran Ashwin believes India still have work to do in the slip catching department but the lanky off-spinner is delighted that the hard work he has put in fine-tuning his technique is paying off.
The BCCI submitted on Wednesday a list of individuals with both commercial interests in IPL and ties to the cricket board to the Supreme Court, which is looking into the issue of conflict of interest.
Murali Vijay scored 144 and shared a century stand with Ajinkya Rahane as India's batsmen dictated terms to an Australian attack that fell short of expectations Wednesday.
Sumit Pal Singh, a trainee of hosts Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association (CLTA), defeated Sohrab Singh in an easy outing to enter the boys’ under-16 singles quarterfinals of the Shivalik Public School AITA Super Series, being held at the CLTA complex, Sector 10, on Wednesday.
The 10th Chandigarh Golfing Tour will be organised by the Chandigarh Golf Association (CGA) from December 19 to 21.
Former Pakistan captain and senior batsman Younis Khan feels playing the fourth cricket ODI against New Zealand would be very difficult as the terrorist attack on a school in Peshawar had left the players shattered.
Pakistan players on Wednesday wore black arm bands during a match in the ongoing World Cup Kabbadi tournament being held in Punjab to pay homage to the children killed in a brutal terror attack on a Peshawar school.
Indian boxer L Sarita Devi was handed a one-year ban and a fine of Swiss Franc 1,000 (around Rs 66,000) for her outburst at the Asian Games in South Korea, where she refused to accept her bronze medal following a controversial semi-final loss.
The former UT goalkeeper has done well in following her father’s advice earnestly, with last month witnessing her international debut during the Indian junior team’s bilateral series against hosts New Zealand.
The sixth edition of the Hero racing OYA autocross, motocross and off-road challenge will be held in SAS Nagar from December 19 to 21.
The International Hockey Federation handed on Sunday a one-game ban to two Pakistan players and reprimanded another for their obscene behaviour towards the crowd and media after winning the Champions Trophy semi-final against India.
Deepak Mahajan of Chandigarh lifted a total of 240kg to win top honours in the men 62kg weight category in the Tricity Weightlifting Tournament for men and women being held at Sector 42 Sports Complex on Tuesday.
Paceman Siddarth Kaul returned a five-for in Punjab's terrific comeback against Vidarbhaasan intense fight was on for the first innings lead at the end of day two in the Ranji Trophy Group B cricket match, here on Monday.