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Steve Smith named Australia's ODI skippe Sydney, Aug 12 (IBNS): Australian has named Steve Smith as their new ODI skipper for the series against England and Ireland. 12-Aug-2015
SL bowled out for 183 Galle, Aug 12 (IBNS): Indian bowlers dominated the day as they bowled out Sri Lanka for 183 runs in their first innings on the first day of the Test series here on Wednesday. 12-Aug-2015
China earns two more golds and USA's 200 Azerbaijan, Aug 11 (IBNS) Three events were contested at the ISSF World Cup in Azerbaijan, today where Mai and Cao of the People's Republic of China won the 50m Pistol Men and the 25m Pistol Women events. 11-Aug-2015
"All schemes of the Ministry and the Spo New Delhi, Aug 11 (IBNS) The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal said that all schemes of the Ministry and the Sports Authority of India are gender neutral, inclusive schemes and are equally applicable to women sportspersons. 11-Aug-2015
Sania Mirza to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi New Delhi, Aug 11 (IBNS): Indian Tennis icon Sania Mirza, who has won several tournaments in recent times in doubles, will be conferred India's highest sports award Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, media reports said on Tuesday. 11-Aug-2015
You have got to think how you can take 2 Colombo, Aug 11 (IBNS): Indian cricket team director Ravi Shastri has said that the team should think about taking 20 wickets and move towards winning matches. 11-Aug-2015
Australia A defeat India A by 3 wickets Chennai, Aug 10 (IBNS) Australia A defeated India A by three wickets here on Monday to secure a berth in the finals of the tri-series which also features South Africa A. 10-Aug-2015
India wins runners up trophy in its grou New Delhi, Aug 10 (IBNS: The Under 12 team of Green wood School, Dimapur, Nagaland representing India at the Asian Youth Football Festa 2015 held at Anseong in Gyeonggi – do Province of South Korea from Aug 7 to Aug 9 has got second position in their group in the Festa by winning 3 out 4 matches in their group. 10-Aug-2015
Sri Lanka eyes series win to overtake In Dubai, Aug 10 (IBNS) Sri Lanka and India will face off in the first of a three-Test series at Galle on Wednesday with one eye on the ICC Test Team Rankings as both teams aim to improve their respective positions. 10-Aug-2015
Hancock wins Skeet final London, Aug 9 (IBNS): Two-time Olympic champion Vincent Hancock (USA) won Sunday's Skeet Men final in Gabala, securing a spot in the US Olympic team for Rio 2016. His aim is set: winning the third Olympic title in a row, something never achieved by a shotgun shooter before. 09-Aug-2015
Quinton de Kock's century goes in vain a Chennai, Aug 9 (IBNS) India A defeated South Africa A by 8 wickets to win the 50 overs match here on Sunday. 09-Aug-2015
Michael Clarke to retire after Ashes Nottingham, Aug 8 (IBNS) Ending an era in world cricket which saw Australia regain supremacy in ODIs by clinching the World Cup under his leadership this year, Michael Clarke, the Australian Test captain announced his retirement at the post match presentation ceremony of the Ashes here on Saturday, moments after his team succumbed to yet another defeat at the hands of arch-rivals England, who regained the urn. 08-Aug-2015
Day three: Match ends in a draw, India a Colombo, Aug 8 (IBNS) The one-off practice match between host Sri Lanka Board President XI and the Indian Cricket Team ended in a stalemate here on Saturday. 08-Aug-2015
Australian captain Michael Clarke announ Nottingham, Aug 8 (IBNS) Australian test captain, Michael Clarke announced his retirement from test cricket here on Saturday. 08-Aug-2015
England wins fourth test by an innings a Nottingham, Aug 8 (IBNS) Team England achieved an emphatic victory by an innings and 78 runs over arch-rivals Australia here on Saturday to regain the Ashes and go 3-1 in the ongoing series. 08-Aug-2015
Last ISSF World Cup Stage kicks-off in G London, Aug 8 (IBNS) The last ISSF World Cup Stage of the season has been officially opened in Gabala, Azerbaijan, on Saturday. 08-Aug-2015
Roger Federer turns 34 Kolkata, Aug 8 (IBNS): The poster boy of tennis, Roger Federer celebrated his 34th birthday on Saturday. 08-Aug-2015
Day two: Australia manages to stay afloa Nottingham, Aug 7 (IBNS) A comparatively better outing in the second innings by the Aussie batsmen kept their team from getting ousted inside two days, here on Friday. 08-Aug-2015
Ishant picks five, India in an advantage Colombo, Aug 7 (IBNS) Ishant Sharma's fiery spell rattled the host Sri Lanka for 121 runs as India drive home advantage at stumps on day two of the three day warm up match here on Friday. 08-Aug-2015
Sri Lanka names 16-member squad for Test Colombo, Aug 7 (IBNS): Sri Lankan selectors have named a 16-member squad for the upcoming Test series against India. 07-Aug-2015
Iran are the giants of Asia:Constantine With just more than a month left for the Indian National Team to play Iran, the 'Giants of Asia' in the Russia 2018 Russia World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification match in Bengaluru, www.the-aiff.com caught up with National Coach Stephen Constantine on a number of issues pertaining to Indian Football. The entire interview would be carried in three parts, the second and the third part is to be published on August 10 and August 11 respectively exclusively on www.the-aiff.com Excerpts: 07-Aug-2015
Fourth Test: Records galore at Nottingha Nottingham, Aug 6 (IBNS) England have taken a 214-run lead after bowling Australia out for 60 in their first innings at the end of the first day of the fourth Ashes Test here on Thursday. 07-Aug-2015
Sania Mirza practices with Mahesh Bhupat Mumbai, Aug 6 (IBNS): Indian Tennis star Sania Mirza has practiced with Tennis icon Mahesh Bhupathi and other Tennis players in Mumbai. 06-Aug-2015
Stuart Broad takes 8 to help bowl out Au Nottingham, Aug 6 (IBNS) Stuart Broad bowled a magical spell as he took eight wickets which helped England bowl out Australia for 60 in the first innings of the fourth Test match of the Ashes here on Thursday. 06-Aug-2015
Assam girl won gold and silver medal in Guwahati, Aug 6 (IBNS) : An Assam girl, who won a gold medal and one silver medal in the recent Special Olympic held in Los Angeles in USA recently, returned to her state on Thursday as she was given a grand welcome by her fans and admirers here. 06-Aug-2015
Corporate honchos, senior bureaucrats to New Delhi, Aug 6 (IBNS) Corporate honchos, senior bureaucrats and notable personalities of the society will stake their claim for the top honours in the Shree Cement Conglomerate sponsored 4th Corporate Bridge Championship to be held at hotel Taj Man Singh here from Aug 8, according to Secretary of Corporate Bridge Association Debasish Roy on Thursday. 06-Aug-2015
Chennaiyin FC signs Eder Monteiro Fernan Chennai, Aug 5 (IBNS): Chennaiyin FC on Wednesday signed Brazilian central defender Eder Monteiro Fernandes for the upcoming season of the ISL. 05-Aug-2015
Kabaddi: Titans crush Bengal Hyderabad, Aug 5 (IBNS): A stupendous team effort helped Telugu Titans record the biggest win (in terms of point margin – 24 points) in Season 2 of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi today here at the Gachibowli stadium. 05-Aug-2015
Cook asks team to grasp oppurtunity in f Trent Bridge, Aug 5 (IBNS): England Test skipper Alastair Cook on Wednesday urged his team to grasp the opportunity to clinch the Ashes series at Trent Bridge this week. 05-Aug-2015
TOP Scheme is to identify potential meda New Delhi, Aug 5 (IBNS): The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal said that the main objective of the 'Target Olympic Podium' (TOP) Scheme is to identify potential medal winners for Olympics particularly Rio Olympics, 2016. 05-Aug-2015
Pakistan: Wasim Akram's car attack, form Karachi, Aug 5 (IBNS): Former Pakistan cricket team skipper and a member of 1992 World Cup winning side Wasim Akram's car was fired upon in Karachi's Karsaz area on Wednesday, media reports said. 05-Aug-2015
Lajong appoints Gumpe Rime as Head of Yo New Delhi, Aug 4 (IBNS)Hero I-League Club Shillong Lajong has appointed Gumpe Rime as the Head Of Youth Development. 04-Aug-2015
PM congratulates Indian contingent for S New Delhi, Aug 4 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated the Indian contingent on the outstanding performance at Special Olympic World Summer Games 2015, held in Los Angeles. 04-Aug-2015
IFA unveils title sponsor for Calcutta F Kolkata, Aug 3 (IBNS): Allied Blenders and Distillers Pvt Ltd (ABD) under their brand Officer’s Choice Blue has signed a four- year deal with the Indian Football Association (IFA) to be the title sponsor of the forthcoming Calcutta Football League Premier Division – A. 04-Aug-2015
Telugu Titans names Meraj as captain Hyderabad, Aug 3 (IBNS): As Hyderabad, the medieval city known for the 'Charminar', gets ready to host the second half of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League on Tuesday, the Telugu Titans, who are lying in the second spot in the points table, have the best chance to clinch a semi-final berth. 03-Aug-2015
Steyn reaches Test wickets milestone des Dubai, Aug 3 (IBNS) Despite the Bangladesh-South Africa series finishing 0-0, in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers it was a momentous Test for world number one Dale Steyn who has joined the illustrious 400-wicket club. The 32-year-old Phalaborwa man’s three-wicket haul for 30 runs has increased his lead at the top by two points to 82 over England’s James Anderson. 03-Aug-2015
Patna draw with Bengal Patna, Aug 2 (IBNS) : Patna Pirates held Bengal Warriors 20-20 for the first draw in Season 2 of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi. A match that rose above the ordinary towards the end. 03-Aug-2015
Jaipur Panthers secure second win Patna, Aug 2 (IBNS): Displaying their might in the raiding department, title holders Jaipur Pink Panthers halted the march of a fighting Puneri Paltan led by the talented Pravin Niwale for their second win in Season 2 of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi at the Pataliputra Stadium here. 02-Aug-2015
Rafael Nadal beats Fabio Fognini to clin Hamburg, Aug 2 (IBNS): Spanish Tennis star Rafael Nadal on Sunday defeated Fabio Fognini to clinch Hamburg crown on Sunday. 02-Aug-2015
World Archery Championships: Indian eves Copenhagen, Aug 2 (IBNS): Indian women recurve team eves settled for silver as they were defeated by Russians in the shoot-off at the World Archery Championships here. 02-Aug-2015
Rafael Nadal to lead Indian Acdes in IPT New Delhi, Aug 2 (IBNS): Multiple Grand Slam champion and former world no.1 Rafael Nadal will make his debut in Season 2 of the Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) scheduled from Dec 2 to Dec 20, as the marquee player Indian Aces, the league’s defending champions. 02-Aug-2015
BCCI to prepare Code of Ethics Mumbai, Aug 2 (IBNS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Sunday said it has already initiated the process of preparing a comprehensive Code of Ethics in addition to already asked for “Conflict of Interest” Declarations. 02-Aug-2015
Bangladesh to host Australia for Test se Dhaka, Aug 2 (IBNS): Bangladesh will host Australia for two Tests in October, officials confirmed on Sunday. 02-Aug-2015
SRK can now enter Wankhede Stadium, MCA Mumbai, Aug 2 (IBNS): Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is also the owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will now be able to enter the Wankhede Stadium after the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) lifted the five-year ban on him on Sunday. 02-Aug-2015
BCCI initiates process of preparing comp Mumbai, Aug 2 (IBNS): The Board of Control for Cricket in India has initiated the process of preparing a comprehensive Code of Ethics in addition to already asked for "Conflict of Interest" Declarations, an official statement said. 02-Aug-2015
Australia A beat India A by 10 wickets Chennai, Aug 1 (IBNS): Australia A clinched the unofficial Test series against India A by beating the hosts by 10 wickets on Saturday. 01-Aug-2015
Sania Mirza recommended for Rajiv Gandhi New Delhi, Aug 1 (IBNS): Indian Tennis icon Sania Mirza has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, media reports said on Saturday. 01-Aug-2015
India 'A' for one-day tri-series and two Chennai, Aug 1 (IBNS) Unmukt Chand will lead the Indian 'A' squad for one-day tri-series while Ambatti Rayudu will captain in two-four day test matches against South Africa 'A' as All-India Senior Selection Committee on Saturday announced in Chennai the teams for both the series. 01-Aug-2015
Bulls dominate over Telugu Titans Patna, July 31 (IBNS): Bengaluru Bulls put up a grand performance, both in attack where Ajay Thakur stood out and the defence led by captain Manjeet Chhillar showed what team work is all about to floor Telugu Titans 35-21. 01-Aug-2015
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