From July to now barring a brief break, van Reem and leader of the delegation Hans Walter Schmitt have been part of Anand’s preparations for a sixth world title. It’s a journey that started in Bad Soden.
“End of an era,” tweeted Nigel Short soon after the ninth game between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand. A pessimistic, negative view, I thought. This was more a return to the golden era of chess.
Newly-crowned world chess champion Magnus Carlsen on Monday took home a prize money of Rs.
9.90 crore after he beat India's Viswanathan Anand in a keenly watched contest that spanned over 10 days.
India opened their medal account in the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships at Penang, Malaysia with Deepak Lather bagging a gold and two silver in the boys’ 50kg youth section.
The official website of the fully-electric single-seater racing car series, scheduled to start in September next, lists Mahindra Racing as the "eighth and only Indian team to race in Formula E".
From the rear-view mirror to the state-of-the-art transmission, racing technology has influenced production of cars. Motorsport plays a crucial role when it comes to research and development of the tyres you buy.
With the fourth edition of the Kabaddi World Cup, the popularity of the rural sport has touched new heights in places as far-off as Canada and New Zealand and as unlikely as Sierra Leone and Mexico.
Sixteen young Pakistani women will make history this weekend as they compete in the kabaddi World Cup. Pakistan is sending a women’s team to the November 30-December 14 World Cup in India.
Indian shuttler PV Sindhu won the women's singles title at the $120,000 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold by defeating Canada's seventh seed Li Michelle in the final in Macau today.
It was a disappoin-ting day for the Indian women recurve archers at the World Championships which got underway in Antalya, Turkey. The trio of Deepika Kumari and veterans Dola Banerjee and Chekrovolu Swuro were ranked 12th in the team championships.
Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel treated themselves to some of the amenities at the Presidents Cup when a barber came to their team room to give haircuts to half the team. The barber won 2-up.
The Badminton Association of India’s (BAI) disciplinary committee has recommended a life ban, or a suspension for a period of time, on doubles specialist Jwala Gutta, according to well-placed sources on Saturday.
As per a draft of the world wrestling body FILA, the weight categories of the two London medallists, Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt, are set to be merged from Rio 2016.
Shuttler Jwala Gutta can participate in tournaments till the time the Badminton Association of India’s (BAI) disciplinary panel reaches a decision on her alleged misconduct during a recent match, the Delhi high court said Thursday.
Upset over the stapled visas issued to two Indian archers bound for the Youth World Cup in China, the Archery Association of India has lodged a complaint with the world governing body.