Sania-Martina lose Rome Masters final

Rome, May 17 (IANS) Indo-Swiss tennis combine of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis did not live up to expectations as the top seeds were upset by Hungarian-French pair of Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic in straight sets in the women’s doubles final of the $2,428,490 Rome Masters here on Sunday.   The third seeds took […]

Martial Arts

Martial Arts

The International Mansuria Kung Fu (IMK) held combined classes of Martial Arts for the students of Northfield Higher Secondary School and Jo Foundation School.

Sania-Martina reach Rome Masters final

Sania-Martina reach Rome Masters final

Rome, May 16 (IANS) Indian tennis player Sania Mirza came out with all guns blazing with Swiss partner Martina Hingis to enter the Rome Masters women’s doubles final on the outdoor clay courts of the Foro Italico here on Saturday.   The top seeds defeated French-Slovenian fourth seeds Caroline Garcia and Katarina Srebotnik 6-2, 7-6(5) […]

Nadal beaten by Stan Wawrinka for 5th loss on clay this year

ROME, MAY 16 (AP): The French Open is rapidly approaching and Rafael Nadal is suddenly not so dominant on clay anymore.   The Spaniard was beaten 7-6 (7), 6-2 by eighth-seeded Stan Wawrinka in the Italian Open quarterfinals Friday; his fifth loss on clay this season.   Nadal wasted four set points in the tiebreaker, […]

Mane nets record hat trick as Southampton beats Villa 6-1

Mane nets record hat trick as Southampton beats Villa 6-1

SOUTHAMPTON, MAY 16 (AP): Sadio Mane netted the fastest hat trick in Premier League history on Saturday, grabbing goals in the 13th, 14th and 16th minutes as Southampton boosted its hopes of European qualification with a 6-1 victory against Aston Villa.   The Senegal international’s treble was wrapped up in 2 minutes, 56 seconds — […]

CSK thrash KXIP, assured of top spot

Mohali, May 16 (IANS) Table-toppers Chennai Super Kings (CSK) assured themselves of a spot in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 as they registered a overwhelming seven-wicket victory over Kings XI Punjab in a league encounter at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here on Saturday.   Two-time champions CSK finished their league campaign with […]

3E Nagaland announces Naga Wrestlemania 4

3E Nagaland announces Naga Wrestlemania 4

Our Correspondent Kohima | May 15   3E Nagaland today announced that Naga Wrestlemania 4 (King of the Ring Series 2015) approved by Nagaland Wrestling Association (NWA) will take place from October 29 to 31 at Kohima Local Ground.   Announcing this in a press conference here at Hotel de Oriental Grand, 3E managing director, […]

CSK eye play-off security against Kings XI Punjab

Mohali, May 15 (IANS): Table-toppers Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will aim to confirm their play-off berth with a win against bottom-dwellers Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sunday. It is CSK’s last league match of the tournament, to be played at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here. CSK […]

Liverpool bids farewell to Gerrard

Liverpool bids farewell to Gerrard

Steve Douglas AP Sports Writer   Ask Liverpool fans what they’ll miss most about Steven Gerrard when he leaves for the United States and they’ll reel off a list of qualities that made their long-time captain one of the most revered players in English soccer. The spectacular goals. Those surging runs into the box. His […]

Djokovic tested by Bellucci; Murray & Serena withdraw

ROME, MAY 15 (AP): Top-ranked Novak Djokovic fought back from a set down to pull out a 5-7, 6-2, 6-3 win over Brazilian qualifier Thomaz Bellucci to reach the Italian Open quarterfinals on Thursday. The 68th-ranked Bellucci gave Djokovic trouble with his powerful serving and groundstrokes and also exhibited extraordinary foot speed early on.   […]

The Indian Sepaktakraw team…

The Indian Sepaktakraw team…

The Indian Sepaktakraw team participated in the 30th Kings Cup, Sepaktakraw World Championship in Bangkok, held from May 4 to 10. The Indian Men team won Bronze medal in Regu event. Viseyie Koso from Nagaland was one of the Indian Sepaktakraw Men Team players.

Sania-Martina enter Rome Masters semis

Sania-Martina enter Rome Masters semis

Rome, May 14 (IANS): Indian tennis player Sania Mirza entered the women’s doubles semi-finals partnering Swiss ace Martina Hingis to earn a straight sets win in the last eight on the outdoor clay courts of Rome Masters here on Thursday.   However, it was the end of the road for the Indo-Romanian combination of Rohan […]