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Dhruv, Rhea register upset wins in ITF Junior Tennis

Dhruv, Rhea register upset wins in ITF Junior Tennis

Chandigarh, Jan 2 (UNI) The opening day of the ITF Junior Tennis Tournament witnessed the unceremonious exit of second seed Yu Hua-Chen of Chinese Teipei while the top seed Abhimanyu Vannemreddy just managed to overcome a never-say-die qualifier Sumit Pal Singh in the first round matches in the boys singles at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.
Dhruv Sunish from India pulled off a big surprise as he defeated second seed Yu Hua-Chen of Chinese Teipei in straight sets 6-3, 6-3.


AFI ropes in Max Bupa to promote ‘Race Walking’ in India

New Delhi, Feb 9 (UNI) Athletics Federation of India (AFI) today roped in Max Bupa Health Insurance in a bid to promote ‘Race Walking’ as a sport in the country, which is the longest event (both in distance covered and time taken) at the Olympics.


Indian Grand Prix of Seas from Mar 3 in Mumbai

Mumbai, Feb 3 (UNI) The city of dreams is all set to witness high powerboating action when the Nexa P1 Powerboat, Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, will be held at the city's famous queen's necklace between March 3-5.


Registrations for Junior Badminton C'ship to kick-off tomorrow

New Delhi, Feb 3 (UNI) Registration for the season three of the coveted national level tournament – PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship will be kicked-off from tomorrow, where young talented shuttlers will participate in various categories.


HIL money will help me build a home for my family: Ajit

New Delhi, Jan 6 (UNI) The upcoming Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) 2017 will be a special edition for Junior Indian team’s forward Ajit Kumar Pandey, who will be making his debut in the league.


National Ice Skating C'ship on Jan 5,6 in Gurugram

New Delhi, Jan 4 (UNI) Around 300 ice skaters across the nation are all set to participate in the 2017 National Ice Skating Championship, scheduled to be held in Gurugram on January 5 and 6 and will be organised by the Ice Skating Association of India.


Govt to form committee for improvement in National Sports Code Development

New Delhi, Jan 2 (UNI) In a bid to to improve the National Sports Code Development (NSCD) and for bringing good governance, transparency and accountability in sports, the Government has decided to constitute a committee headed by Secretary (Sports) on the subject of improvements in the National Sports Development Code and the functioning of Sports Federations.


ISL 3 watched by 216 million

New Delhi, Jan 2 (UNI) The season finale of the just concluded Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2016 was watched by 41 million people, who glued on television to follow the nail biting clash between Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters, claimed an ISL release.


10th edition of Hero I-League from Jan 7

New Delhi, Dec 27 (UNI) The 10th edition of the Hero I League football Championship will kick off from January 7, which will witness the inclusion of two new teams -- Punjab and Chennai.


Ranji Trophy: Jharkhand scripts history, beat Haryana to enter semifinals

Vadodra, Dec 26 (UNI) Riding on left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem's all-round show, the Jharkhand Ranji team scripted history after beating Haryana in the quarter finals here today and entered the Ranji Trophy semis for the first time.


Nita Ambani thanks Blasters' fans as Kochi achieves highest stadium attendance

Kochi, Dec 19 (UNI) With a capacity of approximately 55,000, the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here, saw a full house stadium for every single match organised here during the ISL season 3.

Pune Test: Australia 84/1 at lunch on Day 1

Pune Test: Australia 84/1 at lunch on Day 1

Pune, Feb 23 (UNI) Australia went into lunch with the scoreboard reading 84 for 1 as openers David Warner and Matt Renshaw stiched a 82-run stand for the first wicket in the ongoing first Test of the four-match series at the MCA stadium here this afternoon.


The CIL has also enabled the hockey league to catch young talent from India as well as from over twelve other world-class hockey playing nations including England, Australia, Belgium, Germany and Netherlands.