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  • Gauff vows to be more aggressive in Osaka showdown
    Gauff vows to be more aggressive in Osaka showdown
    January 23 (Reuters): American teenager Coco Gauff has promised to be more aggressive against holder Naomi Osaka in the third round of the Australian Open on Friday, as she hopes for a different outcome in their second career meeting.   A nervous…
  • Pliskova wins 'ugly match' to move into third round in Melbourne
    Pliskova wins 'ugly match' to move into third round in Melbourne
    MELBOURNE, January 23 (Reuters): Karolina Pliskova extended her winning streak on Thursday, dispatching Germany's Laura Siegemund 6-3 6-3 to advance to the third round of the Australian Open. The Czech second seed is undefeated this year after…
  • Schalke hungry for first win over champions Bayern in a decade
    Schalke hungry for first win over champions Bayern in a decade
    BERLIN, January 23 (Reuters): Schalke 04 are looking for their first win over champions Bayern Munich since 2010 when they travel to the Bavarian capital on Saturday, boosted by last week's victory over third-placed Borussia Moenchengladbach. Coach…
  • Coronavirus spotlights Japan contagion risks as Olympics loom
    Coronavirus spotlights Japan contagion risks as Olympics loom
    TOKYO, January 32 (Reuters): An outbreak of a new virus in China has raised fears of a global pandemic, forcing Japan to confront the possibility of deadly contagion and disruption as it prepares to host the 2020 Summer Olympics.   The disease…
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    NE Dr T Ao Trophy: Nagaland overpowers Tripura 13-0
    Players in action during the match between Nagaland and Tripura at the NE Dr T Ao Trophy in Kohima on January 22.   Our Correspondent Kohima | January 22 Nagaland registered an astounding 13-0 win against Tripura today at the NE Dr T Ao Trophy…
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    Kikruvilie Zumu wins NASA-D wrestling c’ship
    Our Correspondent Kohima | January 22   Kikruvilie Zumu from Tuophema village today emerged the coveted champion title 28th wrestling meet of Northern Angami Sports Association (NASA) Group D.   He defeated reigning champion Zakiebeituo Kire…
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    RANJI TROPHY: Skipper Jonathan’s double ton leads Nagaland comeback against Bihar
    Nagaland Captain Jonathan Rongsen scored a double century as Nagaland drew their Ranji Trophy match against Bihar on January 22.   DIMAPUR, JANUARY 22 (MExN): Nagaland made an impressive comeback today led by a talismanic performance from captain…
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    Aus Open: Imperious Federer sweeps past Krajinovic
    Switzerland's Roger Federer in action during the match against Serbia's Filip Krajinovic. (Reuters Photo)   MELBOURNE, JANUARY 22 (REUTERS): Third seed Roger Federer hit winners at will in an imperious display as he cantered into the third round…
  • Gibbs recalls 2007 ban, admits making racial remarks
    New Delhi, January 22 (IANS): Former South Africa opener Herschelle Gibbs has revealed what exactly led to him being handed a two-Test ban by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in the 2007 home series against Pakistan.   In 2007, Gibbs had…
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    Thailand Masters: Saina, Srikanth disappoint as India's campaign ends
    Saina Nehwal. (IANS File Photo)   Bangkok, January 22 (IANS): India had a disappointing opening day at the Thailand Masters as all four shuttlers participating from the country bowed out of the competition after facing defeats in their respective…
  • After Aus drubbing, looking forward to India series: Southee
    Auckland, January 22 (IANS): Senior New Zealand pacer Tim Southee is keen to move past his axing from the team for the new year's Test against Australia and focus on the series against India.   New Zealand suffered a heavy defeat in the Test…
  • Good to start season against tough teams, says Rani
    Bengaluru, January 22 (IANS): India women's hockey team captain Rani has said that the team is looking forward to the New Zealand tour as it will give them a good boost for their preparations for the Tokyo Olympics slated to be held later in the…
  • K'taka cricket body fined Rs 50,000 for using plastic cups
    Bengaluru, January 22 (IANS): City civic body Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) levied a penalty of Rs 50,000 on Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) for using single use plastic cups during the recent India-Australia one day…
  • German football's desperate fight against bad behaviour
    Berlin, January 22 (IANS): German football is taking up a desperate fight against bad behaviour. In advance of the second half of the 2019-20 Bundesliga season, the association Deutscher Fussball Bund has advised its referees to act more strictly…
  • Sevilla advance to last 16 of Copa del Rey
    Seville, January 22 (IANS): Sevilla scored twice in the second half to prevail 3-1 over Levante and claim a spot in the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey.   While LaLiga coaches will sometimes rest key starters in cup matches, Sevilla manager Julen…
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