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World record of 200 meters race now likely beyond me, says Usain Bolt

The world’s fastest man is slowing down. Usain Bolt again said he doesn’t plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him.

PTI | Dec 03, 2016 11:45 AM

PV Sindhu makes to career-best BWF ranking of 7, Saina Nehwal returns to top ten

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu jumped two places to achieve her career-best ranking of seven in the world while Saina Nehwal was also back in the top 10 in the latest BWF World Ranking.

PTI | Dec 03, 2016 10:01 AM

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh to fight former world champion Francis Cheka, eyes knockout win

Vijender Singh is eyeing a knockout win and training hard under his trainer Lee Beard. The Indian boxer secured his maiden Asia Pacific title with a win against Australian Kerry Hope in July 2016.

PTI | Dec 02, 2016 10:39 PM

World champion Nico Rosberg announces retirement from Formula 1

World champion Nico Rosberg on Friday has announced his retirement from Formula 1 with immediate effect.

News Nation Bureau | Dec 02, 2016 07:21 PM

Russia remains banned from international athletics competition after IAAF voting

Russia remains suspended from international athletics competition after the IAAF voted to extend the ban on the country for state-sponsored doping with the next review scheduled for February.

PTI | Dec 02, 2016 01:13 PM

Formula One world championship 2018: French Grand Prix to return after 10-years

The French Grand Prix will return to the Formula One world championship in 2018 after a 10-year absence with the race to be staged at the Castellet circuit, sources said.

PTI | Dec 02, 2016 11:25 AM

Saina wins, Kashyap and Manu-Sumeeth lose in Macau Open

Top seed Saina Nehwal rallied to register another narrow victory over Indonesia’s Dinar Dyah Ayustine to reach the quarter-finals of the Macau Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament on Wednesday.

PTI | Dec 01, 2016 05:27 PM

Saina Nehwal defeats Indonesia's Dinar Dyah Ayustine to enter quarter finals of Macau Open

Shuttler Saina Nehwal has defeated Indonesia's Dinar Dyah Ayustine 17-21, 21-18, 21-12 to enter quarter finals of the $120,000 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Dec 01, 2016 01:06 PM

Railways defeat Haryana to win 64th Senior National Women Kabaddi Championship

Indian Railways defeated Haryana in the finals to successfully defend their national title at the 64th Senior National Women Kabaddi Championship

News Nation Bureau | Dec 01, 2016 11:52 AM

Magnus Carlsen defeats Sergey Karjakin to retain World Chess Championship

Norwegian Magnus Carlsen won the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time, beating Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin

PTI | Dec 01, 2016 11:00 AM

Kashyap seals pre-quarterfinals berth at Macau Open

Making a comeback into the international badminton circuit, Commonwealth Games champion P Kashyap reached the pre-quarterfinals.

PTI | Nov 30, 2016 05:47 PM

National Women Kabaddi Championship: Indian Railways, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Maharashtra book semifinal berths

The semi-final spots of the 64th Senior National Women Kabaddi Championship have been booked by Indian Railways, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Maharashtra.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 30, 2016 11:27 AM

World Women's Team Squash Championship: India secure dominating 3-0 win over Mexico

After losing their opening game to Egypt on the opening day, Indian team put their campaign back on track with a dominating 3-0 win over Mexico in the World Women's Team Squash Championship.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 30, 2016 11:00 AM

IBSF World Snooker Championship: Pankaj Advani loses to Andrew Pagett in semis, settles for bronze

Fifteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani was handed a 2-7 defeat by Andrew Pagett of Wales in the semifinals of IBSF World Snooker Championship being held at Doha.

PTI | Nov 29, 2016 11:31 AM

Sindhu pulls out of Macau Open Grand Prix, Saina Nehwal to lead India's campaign

London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal will lead India's campaign in the Macau Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament in absence of PV Sindhu

PTI | Nov 29, 2016 11:01 AM