Yogeshwar's Olympic bronze may be upgraded to silver

New Delhi, Aug 30 : Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt’s bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics could be upgraded to silver after runner-up Besik Kudukhov of Russia was found guilty of doping violation.

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) had recently decided to retest samples from the 2008 Beijing…

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India vs West Indies second T20I abandoned, Dhoni's men lose series

Lauderhill (Florida), Aug 29 : The second match of the two-match Twenty20 International (T20I) between India and the West Indies here on Sunday was called off due to rain, leading to the latter clinch the cricket series 1-0.

After bowling out the West Indies for 143 in 19.4…

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Rahul's ton in vain as Windies stop India by 1 run in first T20I

Lauderhill (US), Aug 28: Promising batsman Lokesh Rahul’s 110 not out went in vain as West Indies managed to defeat India by one run in the nail-biting first T20 International at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground here on Saturday.

With India needing 2 runs from…

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Messi wins UEFA goal of the season award

Monaco, Aug 26 :  The goal of Barcelona striker Lionel Messi in the first round of the 2015-16 UEFA Champions League against Roma was chosen by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) as the best of last season.

Messi scored the goal as a result of collective play with…

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Saina drops to 9th spot, Sindhu remains 10th-ranked shuttler

New Delhi, Aug 25  India’s Saina Nehwal on Thursday dropped four points to be ninth, while compatriot P.V. Sindhu remained in the 10th spot in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings despite getting a silver in the women’s singles competition at the recently-concluded Olympics.

In another…

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