India beat Australia to win ODI series

Indore, Sep 25:  India rode on a strong batting performance to defeat Australia by five wickets in the third One-Day International (ODI) and clinch the five-match series at the Holkar Stadium here on Sunday.

The win also saw India leapfrog South Africa and Australia to the top spot…

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Pranaav-Sikki lose in Japan Open semis

Tokyo, Sep 23 :  India’s mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N. Sikki Reddy lost in the semi-finals of the $325,000 Japan Open Superseries badminton championships here on Saturday.

The Indian pair lost 21-14, 15-21, 19-21 in 59 minutes to Japanese qualifiers Takuro…

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Nadal focused on enjoying tennis, staying healthy

Malaga (Spain), Sep 20 :  Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal said his goal was to enjoy playing tennis and avoid getting hurt.

Following seasons marred by injuries, Nadal regained his form this year to win his 10th French Open and third US Open, among other titles, and surge to the top…

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Paes dropped from Ministry's list for monthly allowance

New Delhi, Sep 16 (PTI) The Sports Ministry has left out veteran Leander Paes and Saketh Myneni from the initial list of tennis players, who have been chosen for monthly allowance for their preparations for the next year’s big-ticket events and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

According to reliable…

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Ramkumar gets easy opener, Myneni dropped on fitness grounds

Edmonton, Sep 15 (PTI) India’s hopes to get a point on the opening day of the Davis Cup tie against Canada received a boost with Ramkumar Ramanathan drawn to play against debutant Bradley Schnur even as Saketh Myneni was dropped from the squad due to fitness concerns.

Ramkumar, ranked…

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