I'm working on my speed endurance ahead of Olympics: Dutee

Bengaluru, July  10 (PTI) Rio-bound Indian sprinter Dutee Chand today said she is working hard to improve her speed endurance so that she doesn’t taper off in the last 40 metres of the 100m event during next month’s Olympics.

“I am too good in first 60 meters…

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History-maker Raonic ousts Federer to enter Wimbledon final

London, July 9  Milos Raonic became the first Canadian men’s singles tennis player to reach a Grand Slam final after edging Swiss maestro Roger Federer in the Wimbledon semi-final here on Friday.

The 25-year-old Raonic beat seven-time Wimbledon champion Federer 6-3, 6-7 (3…

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Ferrari retains Raikkonen for 2017 F1 season

London, July 8 The 2007 Formula One World champion Kimi Raikkonen has been retained by Ferrari for the 2017 season, it was announced on Friday.

He will stay on as Sebastian Vettel’s team-mate for a third season. The unexpected announcement is likely to have significant repercussions for the…

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France beat Germany 2-0, to face Portugal in Euro final

Marseille (France), July 8  Antoine Griezmann scored a brilliant brace to power hosts France to a comfortable 2-0 win over Germany in the semi-finals of the European Championship here on Thursday and set up a final showdown against Portugal.

The hosts survived a barrage of German pressure in…

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Dhoni turns 35, wishes pour in from fans and fraternity

New Delhi, Jul 8 (PTI) India’s limited overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned 35 today as the cricket fraternity, from BCCI president Anurag Thakur to his former and current teammates, wished him luck.

Besides former colleagues Virender Sehwag and VVS Laxman among others, Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan too wished…

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