Saina Nehwal and women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa entered the second round, while male shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap lost in the opening round of the All England Open Badminton Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham on Wednesday.
Michael Phelps may return to action at this year's World Championships in Russia after he completes his suspension for a drunk driving conviction, a United States Swimming official said on Tuesday.
The Indian cricket board elections are known for twists, turns and drama, and Monday - at the BCCI AGM in Chennai - was no different.
Nepal's national cricket team and some Australian players will take part in a 63-over cricket match to be held in Kathmandu in April in memory of late Australian cricketer Phil Hughes.
The longest title drought of Jose Mourinho's managerial career ended, and the prospects of League Cup glory being followed by Premier League glory also improved on Sunday.
Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves has left the door open for a return to the England side for controversial former captain Kevin Pietersen and said he must return to county cricket to champion his cause.
Veteran cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya is all set to return as BCCI president more than a decade after he last held the top job, emerging as the consensus candidate from incumbent N Srinivasan's camp.
BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan Friday tendered an "unconditional apology" in the Supreme Court for "breaching" its direction by chairing the Board's working Committee meeting on February 8 and deciding to hold its AGM on March 2 to elect new office bearers.
“Out of the 60 to 70 training sites I have seen in India so far, none complies with the required Fifa standards.” The 2017 Under-17 World Cup tournament director, Javier Ceppi’s assessment of the ground realities is a sharp reminder to the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and other stakeholders — the Central government and the governments of the states lobbying to be among the hosts — of the work that has be done.
Arsenal are in danger of an embarrassing exit from the Champions League after Monaco romped to a stunning 3-1 win in the last 16 first leg at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.
Fresh from winning two titles on the European Tour this month, India's Anirban Lahiri has now set his sights on matching that success on the PGA Tour.
The accident at Barcelona on Sunday which later saw Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso being air-lifted to hospital was not caused by a mechanical failure or driver error but by a gust of "wind", his McLaren Honda team confirmed.
A FIFA task force met Tuesday in Doha to discuss moving the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to winter due to scorching summer temperatures in the Gulf state.
The Supreme Court Monday expressed strong displeasure against N Srinivasan for presiding over the BCCI’s working committee to decide the date for the cricket body’s polls and clarified that he cannot contest the elections until Justice RM Lodha panel submitted its report to bring in transparency in the functioning of the cricket body.
India's comprehensive 130-run victory against South Africa in the World Cup match in Melbourne on Sunday came in for lot of praise from cricketers, past and present.