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Krishan-Naresh win doubles title

Krishan Hooda and Naresh Badgujar, trainees under Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association’s rural tennis development programme — CHART, beat Shashikant and Bhupender to win the boys’ doubles title of the AITA Talent Series, here on Tuesday.

Abhinav Bindra to give up full-time shooting after Asian Games

India's lone individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra plans to leave full-time shooting after competing in his favourite 10m air rifle event in the Asian Games on Tuesday.

Saurav Ghosal storms into Asiad squash final, assured of silver

Saurav Ghosal's speed and skill on the squash court is matched only by his penchant to talk non-stop. One just has to engage him in a conversation and the 28-year-old Kolkata player goes into overdrive, explaining the nuances of the game and how he played, and how his opponent was annihilated.

Mahilpur stun Mohun Bagan

Mahilpur Football Academy stunned Mohun Bagan 2-0 in the opening encounter of 12th Administrator’s Challenge Cup football tournament at Sector 17 football stadium on Monday.

Junior Golf meet on October 5

The second tournament of the Chandigarh Golf Club Junior Championship Series will be held on October 5. The event is open for members as well as non-members of Chandigarh, Panchkula, SAS Nagar and Punjab.

IPL, CLT20 great platforms for young talents: Akshar Patel

Eyeing a berth in the seriesagainst West Indies, left-arm Kings XI Punjab spinner Akshar Patel feels that IPL and CLT20 are great platforms for the youngsters to prove their mettle.

Courtesy basketball, Muskan to fly to Japan

Back in 2010, Muskan Chanana had only spent a few days learning basketball when she decided to quit the sport. For her, the coach’s scolding was too harsh to bear. However, Muskan’s mother Ajayita talked the girl into changing her decision.

Perth Scorchers register an exciting six-wicket win over first-timers Dolphins

On Saturday, Mitchell Marsh, who is nowadays being regarded as one of the most promising player Australian cricket has seen lately, lived up to his growing reputation by handing Perth Scorchers an exciting six-wicket win against first-timers Dolphins in their CLT20 encounter at the PCA Stadium.

Asian Games 2014 : Talk of fatigue gathers momentum amongst Indian shooters, time for NRAI to act

Air pistol shooter Heena Sidhu looked as if she had no energy left to even lift her backpack, rifle marksman Joydeep Karmakar did not hide behind the complexity of words when he said he was 'terribly jetlagged' and Shweta Chaudhary kept talking endlessly about the problem in her neck and back due to the hours spent in rigorous training on the range.

India bag 1 gold, 1 bronze on 1st day of Asian Games

World No. 5 Jitu Rai emerged victorious in the men's 50 metre pistol event to give India its first gold medal from the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range in Incheon, South Korea.

After twin gold in nationals, Sanjeev eyes Asian Para Games

Sanjeev Kumar has yet again proved that physical debility means little before strong will. The paralympic badminton champion from Punjab recently won the gold in the men’s singles and doubles sections of the 15th National Open para badminton championship held in Chennai.

Sardar Singh to be India's flag bearer at Asiad opening

Ending the suspense over who would be the Indian contingent's flag bearer at Friday's 17th Asian Games opening ceremony in Incheon, men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh was on Thursday bestowed with the honour.

KXIP pin hopes on home players against Hurricanes

The key to Kings XI Punjab’s success in this year’s IPL was the performance of domestic players like Manan Vohra, Sandeep Sharma and Akshar Patel. Though the likes of Glenn Maxwell and David Miller

Boxer Manoj Kumar to get Arjuna Award after winning court battle

Forced to take the legal route after being denied the honour initially, Indian boxer Manoj Kumar will be bestowed the Arjuna Award as the sports ministry has finally accepted his nomination.

Gymnast, coach booked for sexual harassment in Asian Games training camp

A gymnast and his coach who are attending a national camp for the upcoming Asian Games, have been booked for allegedly sexually harassing a woman gymnast at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Delhi, police said on Tuesday.
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