IPL spot-fixing: Sreesanth won’t appear before court

IPL spot-fixing: Sreesanth won’t appear before court

Koch: Santhakumaran Sreesanth, who faces trial in IPL spot-fixing case, will not appear before the court on Wednesday. Sreesanth’s lawyers directed him not to appear as he did not receive the summons. 21 accused in the case including Sreesanth had been directed to appear before court on Wednesday.

Athletics: Bolt equals world record for Gold medals after winning 4X100m relay

Athletics: Bolt equals world record for Gold medals after winning 4X100m relay

Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt equalled the world record for Gold medals after he anchored his country’s 4x100m relay team to victory at the World Athletics Championships. It is Usain Bolt’s eighth world gold medal. He has joined American women’s 200 metre specialist Allyson Felix, and retired US track stars Carl Lewis and Michael Johnson […]

Bopanna-Vasselin enter semifinal round of ATP Cincinnati Masters

Bopanna-Vasselin enter semifinal round of ATP Cincinnati Masters

Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin knocked out Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek to advance to the semifinals of the ATP Cincinnati Masters. Eighth seeded Indo-French team eked out a 6-3, 6-7, 10-8 win over the fourth seeded Indo-Czech combination. Bopanna is now seeking his second consecutive Cincinnati final when he and Roger-Vasselin face the Spanish […]

For The J&K Cricket team Mohammad Azaruddin offered to coach

For The J&K Cricket team Mohammad Azaruddin offered to coach

Former Indian captain Mohammad Azharuddin has been offered the job of coaching Jammu and Kashmir cricket team and he was considering whether to take it up or not.According to the report, Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association President Farooq Abdullah offered Azharuddin the position that has been lying vacant since Bishan Singh Bedi`s exit after the […]

Oscar Pistorius to face new weapons charges in South African court

Oscar Pistorius to face new weapons charges in South African court

Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius, accused of murdering his girlfriend, will face new charges of recklessly discharging a weapon in public when he appears in a South African court next week , local media reported on Friday. Neither prosecutors nor lawyers for Pistorius would comment on the reports carried by TV broadcaster ENCA, radio’s Eyewitness […]

Players in shock of Marion Bartoli`s retirement

Players in shock of Marion Bartoli`s retirement

The tennis world reacted with stunned disbelief on Thursday as word of Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli`s retirement spread, leaving the sport without one of its most popular champions and intriguing personalities. Following a second round loss at the Western and Southern Open on Wednesday, the 28-year-old Frenchwoman walked off the court and two hours later […]

Former athletes protest over deletion of Joseph`s name

Former athletes protest over deletion of Joseph`s name

Kochi: Kerala sportspersons came down against the controversial deletion of the name of Tom Joseph, former International spiker from the list of those selected for Arjuna award. Former Asian Games silver medalist Mercy Kuttan, told reporters here that Kerala athletes and players had always been discriminated. She claimed that she herself was given the Arjuna […]