BADMINTON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS : India off to a flying start

Glasgow : India made a promising start at the World Badminton Championships with Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma advancing to the second round here today. Eighth seed Srikanth, who won the Indonesia Super Series and Australian Super Series this year, defeated Russia’s Sergey Sirant 21-13 21-12 in less than half-an-hour, setting up a second-round More...

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By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Alastair Cook hits double before West Indies resistance, rain in Day-Night Test

Birmingham : Rain held up England’s progress after Alastair Cook scored a superb 243 on the second day of the first Test against West Indies at Edgbaston on Friday. Cook’s 10-hour knock led the hosts to a first-innings More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Friday, August 18th, 2017

The two-time Olympics medalllist is returning to action with PWL after three years

New delhi : Here’s some good news for the Indian wrestling fans. Double Olympics medallist Sushil Kumar is returning to the mat after a hiatus of three years. India’s most celebrated amateur grappler has decided More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

King Kang enters final, Chopra fails to make the cut

London : Unheralded javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang pipped a more-fancied Neeraj Chopra to qualify for the final at the World Athletics Championship. Kang became the first Indian athlete ever to make it to the More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Francis takes shock 400m gold

London : American Phyllis Francis won a surprise World Championships 400 metres gold on Wednesday as Olympics champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo inexplicably stumbled when seemingly certain of victory in an extraordinary More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu joins as Dy Collector in AP govt

Amaravati : Ace shuttler and Rio Olympics silver medalist PV Sindhu on Wednesday joined as the Deputy Collector in the Andhra Pradesh Government. Sindhu, who had been handed over the letter of appointment on July More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Best thing to have happened to me in long time: Sardar

New Delhi : Battling sexual harassment charges and the recent setback of being dropped from the Indian hockey team for the European tour, Sardar Singh should consider himself lucky for being recommended for the More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Stanislas Wawrinka to miss Rogers Cup and Cincinnati events with knee injury

World number four Stan Wawrinka has withdrawn from this month’s Rogers Cup in Montreal and the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati due to a knee injury, the Swiss said on Wednesday. The 32-year-old Geneva More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Joy for India, strife for SL on Day 3

GALLE, July 28 : A dominant India spared Sri Lanka the ignominy of a follow-on but Virat Kohli and Abhinav Mukund struck fluent half-centuries to tighten the touring side’s grip on the first Test on Friday. The More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

We dropped a catch of Shikhar Dhawan and then paid the price, says Sri Lanka manager

 New Delhi  : Sri Lanka manager Asanka Gurusinha rued the dropped catch of Shikhar Dhawan early in the left-hander’s innings on the opening day of the first India-Sri Lanka Test. Dhawan, making a return to India’s More...

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