Sports  /  Published 26.07.21

Indian hockey hits a new low with 1-7 rout

⦾ Badminton:  Women’s singles — PV Sindhu bt Ksenia Polikarpova (Isr) 21-7, 21-10  ⦾ Boxing:  Women’s 51kg (Round of 32) — Mary Kom bt Miguelina Hernandez G...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, Tokyo

Sports  /  Published 26.07.21

Tokyo Olympics: Indian games to look out for today

⦾ Fencing — Women’s sabre individual table of 64 (5.30am) ⦾ Archery — Men’s team 1/8 elimination (6am) ⦾ Shooting — Skeet men’s qualification (6.30am) ⦾ ...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta, Tokyo

Sports  /  Published 25.07.21

Sindhu starts with a win

Reigning world champion P V Sindhu opened her Olympic campaign with an easy straight-game win over Israel's Ksenia Polikarpova in the women's singles group J match in Tokyo on Sunday. The 26-y...
By Our Bureau, PTI

Sports  /  Published 20.07.21

India’s quest for Gold: Badminton

We need to see the group stage to predict what’s in store for Indian badminton in Tokyo. Yes, PV Sindhu is our biggest hope and we all want her to go one better than she did at the Rio Olympics....
By Angshuman Roy

Sports  /  Published 16.07.21

Tokyo Olympics: Believe in yourself, says Sindhu

PV Sindhu, all geared up to represent India again at the Olympics, is thrilled to be taking part in the Tokyo Games. The Rio Olympics silver medallist, speaking at the virtual interaction of Bridgest...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


Sports  /  Published 09.07.21

'Won't be easy'

A strong medal contender at the Tokyo Olympics, Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Friday admitted that she has got a favourable draw but insisted that she has to be on top of her game since no match will b...
By Our Bureau, PTI

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.21

Vintage squash court back in form

A squash court at Darjeeling Gymkhana Club set up in 1909 and defunct for more than 20 years has been revamped to the glory of its heyday, club authorities said on Tuesday. But this welcome developme...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

India  /  Published 04.07.21

UP: Saina's tweet stirs up controversy

Ace badminton player Saina Nehwal has congratulated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on BJP's "thumping victory" in elections to the posts of the district panchayat chief, pr...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Lucknow

Sports  /  Published 02.06.21

Gopichand touch missing for India shuttlers

For the first time, national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand is not directly involved with the shuttlers who have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics. The 2001 All England badminton champion had maste...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 28.05.21

Tokyo Olympics: All over for Saina, Kidambi

Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal’s slim hopes of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics ended after the Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Friday made it clear there won’t be any change in th...
By Our Bureau and Agencies


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