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Serena wins Australian Open for 23rd grand slam crown

Serena wins Australian Open for 23rd grand slam crown

MELBOURNE, Jan 28 (REUTERS) Serena Williams beat her sister Venus 6-4 6-4 in the Australian Open final today to win her 23rd grand slam singles title and become the most successful tennis player in the open era.
The 35-year-old American's victory gave her a seventh Melbourne Park crown and sent her clear of Germany's Steffi Graf at the top of the list of most prolific grand slam winners since the game turned professional in 1968.

74th

74th National Squash C'ship from Aug 21

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) The 74th HCL National Squash Championship will commence from August 21 which will witness the participation of around 550 players across different categories, the highest number for any squash tournament in India till date.

3X3

3X3 Pro Basketball League to kick-off in India next year

New Delhi, Aug 19 (UNI) A Pro League of the urban sport- 3x3 Basketball, which has already been inducted in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, will kick-off in India next year before which a special two-day showcase event- 3x3 Road to Mexico will be conducted in Gurugram.

Dhoni

Dhoni to train young cricketers in Dubai

New Delhi, Aug 17 (UNI) World Cup winning captain MS Dhoni will soon be seen nurturing young talents in UAE as the cricketer has opened his first cricket academy in Dubai.

Mumbai

Mumbai City FC ropes in real-time sports social platform Rooter

New Delhi, Aug 17 (UNI) The Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Mumbai City FC today announced their association with Rooter - World’s first real-time sports social platform to be its official fan engagement partner for this year's league.

FC

FC Goa ropes in fifth foreigner Sergio Juste Marin ahead of ISL 2017

New Delhi, Aug 14 (UNI) The Indian Super League (ISL) franchise- FC Goa today confirmed the signing of ex-Barcelona B captain defender Sergio Juste Marin ahead of the fourth season of ISL this year.

Pro

Pro Kabaddi: Puneri Paltan hurls U Mumba off the mat in second match, wins 33-21

Hyderabad, Jul 28 (UNI) In the second match of the inaugural evening of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi Season 5, the Puneri Paltan hammered out the U Mumba by 33-21 here at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium.

VIVO

VIVO Pro Kabaddi unveils trophy, launches season 5

Hyderabad, Jul 27 (UNI) Captains of the 12 participating teams in the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) today came together to inaugurate the Season 5 of the league beside unveiling the trophy at an event here today.

AFC

AFC grants official status to ISL

Doha, Jul 26 (UNI) At a meeting held by the Competitions Committee of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in Doha, the AFC has approved that the ISL Champions will play in the AFC Cup following the recommendation from the All India Football Federation (AIFF).

UP

UP Yoddha showcase its strength for the Pro-Kabaddi League

Lucknow, Jul 25 (UNI) The new team of Uttar Pradesh Yoddha, participating in the Vivo Pro-Kabaddi League (PKL) Season -5, today unveiled the team's official jersey in presence of state sports minister Chetan Chauhan.

Pro

Pro Kabaddi: Surender Nada to lead Haryana Steelers

Sonepat, Jul 24 (UNI) Haryana Steelers, the Pro Kabaddi franchise owned by JSW Sports today named local boy Surender Nada as the captain ahead of the upcoming fifth season slated from July 28.

ONGC bt Central Sect in Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey

ONGC bt Central Sect in Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey

Chennai, Aug 3 (UNI) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), Mumbai, struck once in each half to defeat Central Secretariat Hockey Team in a Group B match of the 91st Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey tournament held here today.

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