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Jwala-Ashwini progress in Japan Open

June 11, 2014 at 7:19 PM

Tokyo, June 11 (IANS) Top Indian doubles shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa continued their good run when they proceeded to the women's doubles second round at the $250,000 Japan Open Super Series here Wednesday.

Remove barriers that hinder student mobility: Irani to Britain

June 10, 2014 at 10:07 PM

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) More British universities should start recognising certifications by Indian education boards while visa norms "should be more facilitative in nature", Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani told British High Commissioner James David Bevan here Tuesday.

Thongchai seeks major breakthrough at US Open

June 10, 2014 at 1:11 PM

Pinehurst (North Carolina, US), June 10 (IANS) Asian Tour legend Thongchai Jaidee steps into his fourth US Open appearance this week (June 12-15) eager to finally stamp his mark on the Major stage.

Patel, Campanico earn points in International GT Open

June 9, 2014 at 11:11 PM

Algrave (Portugal), June 9 (IANS) India's Aditya Patel and team-mate Cesar Campanico finished eighth and received points after starting 13th in the second race of the International GT Open championship here.

Nadal maintains top spot in ATP rankings

June 9, 2014 at 4:31 PM

Madrid, June 9 (IANS/EFE) Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal maintained his lead in the ATP rankings Monday, with 12,500 points, after grabbing his ninth French Open title Sunday.

Nadal wins 9th French Open, 14th major title

June 8, 2014 at 11:30 PM

Paris, June 8 (IANS) World No.1 tennis player Rafael Nadal won his record ninth men's singles title at the French Open by beating second-seeded Serbian Novak Djokovic in four sets at Court Philippe Chatrier here Sunday.

Nadal wins 9th French Open title

June 8, 2014 at 10:42 PM

Paris, June 8 (IANS) Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal won his ninth men's singles title at the French Open beating Novak Djokovic in four sets here Sunday.

Spain's monarch supports Nadal ahead of French Open final

June 8, 2014 at 6:50 PM

Paris, June 8 (IANS/EFE) Spain's monarch Juan Carlos showed his support for compatriot tennis great Rafael Nadal via a phone call ahead of the French Open men's singles final against Serb Novak Djokovic.

Sharapova beats Halep to win French Open

June 8, 2014 at 12:02 AM

Paris, June 7 (IANS) Maria Sharapova lifted her second French Open tennis singles title in three years, beating rising star Simona Halep here Saturday.

CIA joins Facebook, Twitter

June 7, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Washington, June 7 (IANS) The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), one of the top intelligence-gathering agencies of the US government, has sent out its first tweet on its official Twitter page.

Nadal to face Djokovic in French Open final

June 7, 2014 at 4:10 AM

Paris, June 7 (IANS) Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal overpowered Andy Murray in straight sets Friday to set up a French Open final with Novak Djokovic.

French Open results

June 7, 2014 at 12:50 AM

Paris, June 7 (IANS) The results Friday at the French Open, the 13th day of the season's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros (prefix number denotes seeding), were as follows, according to Xinhua.

French Open results

June 6, 2014 at 7:42 AM

Paris, June 6 (IANS) The results Thursday at the French Open, the 12th day of the season's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros (prefix number denotes seeding), were as follows, according to Xinhua.

Gulbis to challenge Djokovic in French Open semis

June 4, 2014 at 6:58 AM

Paris, June 4 (IANS) Ernests Gulbis of Latvia will challenge Novak Djokovic for a berth in the French Open final after beating sixth seed Tomas Berdych with a swashbuckling performance Tuesday.

French Open results

June 4, 2014 at 1:30 AM

Paris, June 4 (IANS) The results Tuesday at the French Open, the tenth day of the season's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros (prefix number denotes seeding), were as follows, according to Xinhua.

Kenya to skip Davis Cup

June 3, 2014 at 2:24 AM

Nairobi, June 3 (IANS) Kenya will not participate in the 2014 Davis Cup tournament owing to lack of talented players, an official of the country's tennis association said Monday.

Halep, Errani into French Open quarter-finals

June 3, 2014 at 12:32 AM

Paris, June 3 (IANS) Simona Halep held off Sloane Stephens of the US 6-4, 6-3 to advance to the quarter-finals of the French Open Monday.

Nadal crushes Lajovic to reach French Open quarters

June 2, 2014 at 10:40 PM

Paris, June 2 (IANS) Top-ranked Rafael Nadal relentlessly continued his quest for a record fifth consecutive French Open tennis title as he dismantled unseeded Dusan Lajovic 6-1, 6-2, 6-1 to advance to the quarterfinals here Monday.

Petkovic advances to quarters in French Open

June 2, 2014 at 8:16 PM

Paris, June 2 (IANS) Andrea Petkovic beat unseeded Kiki Bertens to reach the quarterfinals of the French Open with a 1-6, 6-2, 7-5 victory Monday.

DU VC breaks ice, holds meeting with teachers' union

June 2, 2014 at 8:16 PM

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh, for the first time Monday, interacted with representatives of the Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA).

ITF to honour Woodies, Williams, Djokovic

June 2, 2014 at 7:20 PM

Paris, June 2 (IANS) Australian doubles legends Todd Woodbridge and Mark Woodforde will be presented with International Tennis Federation's (ITF) highest accolade -- the Philippe Chatrier Award -- at the ITF World Champions Dinner at the Pavillon d'Armenonville here Tuesday.

Kerala issues handbook on migrating to free software platforms

June 2, 2014 at 5:52 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, June 2 (IANS) The Kerala government Monday released a handbook to help its various departments and institutions migrate to free and open source software (FOSS) based operating systems.

Federer knocked out of French Open

June 1, 2014 at 10:19 PM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer failed to reach the men's singles quarterfinals of the French Open for the first time since 2004 losing in a five-set clash here Sunday to Latvia's Ernests Gulbis.

Murray wins epic match to reach quarters

June 1, 2014 at 9:55 PM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Andy Murray held off Philipp Kohlschreiber 12-10 in the fifth and final set to reach the men's singles quarterfinals of the French Open here Sunday.

Bouchard eases into French Open quarters

June 1, 2014 at 9:48 PM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Eugenie Bouchard booked a women's singles quarterfinal spot at the French Open after beating eighth seed Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-2 here Sunday.

Mirza in quarters, Bopanna ousted

June 1, 2014 at 8:35 PM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Leading Indian tennis player Sania Mirza proceeded to the women's doubles quarterfinals along with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black at the French Open here Sunday.

Mirza-Black enter French Open quarters

June 1, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Leading Indian tennis player Sania Mirza proceeded to the women's doubles quarterfinals along with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black at the French Open here Sunday.

French Open order of play

June 1, 2014 at 9:31 AM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Following is the French Open order of play on showcourts Sunday, the eighth day of the 2014 tournament at Roland Garros, according to Xinhua:

French Open results

June 1, 2014 at 7:07 AM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) The results Saturday at the French Open, the seventh day of the season's second Grand Slam tournament at Roland Garros (prefix number denotes seeding), were as follows, according to Xinhua.

Murray match suspended as Nadal reaches last 16 of French Open

June 1, 2014 at 6:51 AM

Paris, June 1 (IANS) Andy Murray earned precious time to recover as his third round match against Philipp Kohlschreiber at the French Open was suspended for fading light on Saturday.

Sania, Bopanna advance in French Open

May 31, 2014 at 11:24 PM

Paris, May 31 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza cruised into third round of women's doubles while her compatriot Rohan Bopanna moved into the quarters of the mixed doubles with their respective partners at the French Open tennis here Saturday.

HRD minister intervenes, DU VC denies suspending officials

May 31, 2014 at 7:55 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Following HRD Minister Smriti Irani's intervention, Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh Saturday said no suspension order was issued to five officials for leaking documents related to her educational qualifications.

Sania-Cara in third round of French Open

May 31, 2014 at 7:39 PM

Paris, May 31 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black cruised into the women's doubles third round of French Open tennis here Saturday.

HRD minister appeals to DU VC to reinstate officials

May 31, 2014 at 1:58 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) HRD Minister Smriti Irani Saturday appealed to Delhi University vice chancellor Dinesh Singh to reinstate the five officials suspended for allegedly leaking documents related to her educational qualifications.

HRD minister appeals to DU VC to reinstate officials

May 31, 2014 at 11:39 AM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) HRD Minister Smriti Irani Saturday appealed to the Delhi University vice chancellor Dinesh Singh to reinstate the five officials suspended for allegedly leaking documents related to her educational qualifications.

French Open results

May 31, 2014 at 8:43 AM

Paris, May 31 (IANS) Following are the collated results Friday at the French Open, according to Xinhua.

Djokovic, Federer reach last 16 of French Open

May 31, 2014 at 12:19 AM

Paris, May 31 (IANS) Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer advanced to the fourth round of the French Open after beating Marin Cilic and Dmitry Tursunov respectively Friday.

DU suspends five officials for leaking Smriti documents

May 30, 2014 at 8:11 PM

New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The Delhi University (DU) Friday suspended five officials for allegedly leaking documents related to educational qualifications of union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani, officials said here.

DU extends open days till Saturday

May 30, 2014 at 7:15 PM

New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Delhi University will hold one more "open day" to assist students with the admission procedure, officials said Friday.

Radwanska crashes out of French Open

May 30, 2014 at 7:15 PM

Paris, May 30 (IANS) Third seed Agnieszka Radwanska was knocked out of the French Open by unseeded Croat Ajla Tomljanovic 6-4, 6-4 in the third round Friday.

Ayhika wins Polish Junior and Cadet Open

May 30, 2014 at 5:47 PM

Warsaw, May 30 (IANS) Ayhika Mukherjee, the Slovak Open winner last week, collected her second successive ITTF Junior Circuit girls' singles title when she defeated Germany's Alena Lemmer, the No.6 seed, 4-2 (10-12, 12-10, 11-4, 6-11, 11-9, 16-14) at the Polish Junior and Cadet Open.

French Open results

May 30, 2014 at 7:07 AM

Paris, May 30 (IANS) The collated results Thursday at the French Open were as follows, according to Xinhua.

NATO members hold air force exercise in Bulgaria

May 30, 2014 at 5:23 AM

Graf Ignatievo (Bulgaria), May 30 (IANS) The NATO members conducted their air force exercise in Bulgarian village of Graf Ignatievo, about 10 km from country's second largest city of Plovdiv, Thursday.

Nadal reaches third round of French Open

May 30, 2014 at 12:27 AM

Paris, May 30 (IANS) Defending champion Rafael Nadal reached the third round of French Open after thrashing Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 here Thursday.

Myanmar MP warns of political crisis

May 29, 2014 at 5:39 PM

Yangon, May 29 (IANS) Myanmar parliament member Thura U Aung Ko has warned of the country heading towards a political crisis if the administration turns a blind eye to constitution amendment, local media reported Thursday.

Tiger Woods to miss US Open

May 29, 2014 at 7:07 AM

Washington, May 29 (IANS) Golf star Tiger Woods announced Wednesday that he would miss his second straight Major Championship, the US Open, due to back injury.

Williams sisters out of French Open

May 28, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Paris, May 28 (IANS) Hopes of a potential third-round clash between the Williams sisters faded away after both Venus and Serena made a second round exit at the French Open tennis going down to little-known opponents here Wednesday.

Li Na stunned in first round of French Open

May 27, 2014 at 9:02 PM

Paris, May 27 (IANS) Second seed Li Na followed the footstep of Stanislas Wawrinka to crash out of the French Open tennis as she lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic 7-5, 3-6, 6-1 in the first round here Tuesday.

Djokovic criticises Roland Garros organisers

May 27, 2014 at 7:01 PM

Paris, May 27 (IANS/EFE) Novak Djokovic criticised the organisers at the Rolland Garros after his first round French Open tennis match was interrupted by rain for an hour and a half.

Indian golfer Kapur earns US Open berth

May 27, 2014 at 5:57 PM

Walton-on-the-Hill (England), May 27 (IANS) Indian golfer Shiv Kapur, China's Liang Wen-chong and English Simon Griffiths will make their debuts at the US Open next month after qualifying for the year's second Major through the Sectional Qualifying.

Wawrinka crashes out of French Open

May 27, 2014 at 3:16 AM

Paris, May 27 (IANS) Newly-crowned Australian champion Stan Wawrinka was bundled out of the French Open after he lost to Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-4, 5-7, 6-2, 6-0 in the first round Monday.

India's Ayhika wins junior girls' title at Slovakia Open

May 26, 2014 at 10:04 PM

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) India's Ayhika Mukherjee defeated Leila Imre of Hungary to win the junior girls crown at the 2014 Slovak Open Junior Circuit table tennis championships at Senec.

Federer, Williams reach second round of French Open

May 26, 2014 at 8:04 AM

Paris, May 26 (IANS) Fourth seed Roger Federer advanced to the second round of the French Open with a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 win over Lukas Lacko Sunday.

Lee Chong Wei wins BWF Male Player of Year award

May 24, 2014 at 9:25 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Malaysian World No.1 men's singles shuttler Lee Chong Wei won the coveted Badminton World Federation's (BWF) Male Player of the Year award at its annual Gala Awards Dinner here.

Liu wins Golden Mountain Challenge in fifth-hole playoff

May 24, 2014 at 7:16 PM

Qingdao (China), May 24 (IANS) Liu Babe won her second title of the China LPGA Tour season Saturday when the Chinese-Taipei native beat Chinese amateur Yan Jing in the fifth hole of a playoff at the Bank of Qingdao Golden Mountain Challenge in Shandong province.

Saina, Sindhu likely to miss Japan Open

May 24, 2014 at 4:28 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The tough and energy sapping Uber Cup campaign will probably force Indian badminton sensations Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu to miss the $250,000 Japan Open Super Series to be held in Tokyo from June 10-15.

Junior paddlers leave for Slovak and Polish Open

May 23, 2014 at 3:24 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) An eight-member team of Indian paddlers left for the Slovak Open Global Junior Circuit table tennis championship that starts in Senec Friday.

Singhania for Nissan Drift Meet

May 22, 2014 at 5:35 PM

Chennai, May 22 (IANS) Gautam Singhania will take part in the open drift event of the Nissan Extreme Torque Show to be held in Sunderland, England, May 25-26 as an official Indian entry endorsed by the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI).

Djokovic rallies to beat Nadal in Italian Open final

May 19, 2014 at 2:43 PM

Rome, May 19 (IANS) Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal for the fourth straight time to capture his third Italian Open title with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 win here.

Anirban leads Order of Merit table

May 19, 2014 at 2:34 PM

Singapore, May 19 (IANS) India's star golfer Anirban Lahiri continues to lead the Asian Tour's Order of Merit despite a disappointing end to his campaign in the Philippines where he finished tied-22nd.

Williams beats Errani to win Italian Open title

May 19, 2014 at 2:26 PM

Rome, May 19 (IANS) Top ranked Serena Williams beat 10th seed Sara Errani 6-3, 6-0 to win her third Italian Open tennis title here.

Williams to face Errani in Italian Open women's final

May 18, 2014 at 2:34 PM

Rome, May 18 (IANS) Top seed Serena Williams held off 11th seed Ana Ivanovic 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 to face Sara Errani in the women's final of the Italian Open.

Williams to face Errani in Italian Open final

May 18, 2014 at 8:58 AM

Rome, May 18 (IANS) Top seed Serena Williams held off 11th seed Ana Ivanovic 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 to face Sara Errani in the final of the Italian Open.

Nadal, Djokovic to face off in Italian Open final

May 18, 2014 at 8:26 AM

Rome, May 18 (IANS) Top seed Rafael Nadal beat Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria in straight sets to face second seed Novak Djokovic in Italian Open final.

Williams to meet Ivanovic in semis of Italian Open semis

May 17, 2014 at 12:02 PM

Rome, May 17 (IANS) Top seed Serena Williams beat Chinese rising star Zhang Shuai in straight sets to set up a semi-final clash with Ana Ivanovic at the Italian Open.

Nadal beats Murray to reach Italian Open semis

May 17, 2014 at 11:46 AM

Rome, May 17 (IANS) Top seed Rafael Nadal of Spain beat Andy Murray of Britain in a three-set thriller to reach the semi-finals of the Italian Open.

Murray to face Nadal in Rome Masters quarters

May 16, 2014 at 3:30 PM

Rome, May 16 (IANS) Andy Murray beat Austria's Jurgen Melzer in the Rome Masters to set up a quarterfinal clash with world No.1 Rafael Nadal of Spain.

Li Na brushes aside Stosur to reach Italia Open quarters

May 16, 2014 at 3:14 PM

Rome, May 16 (IANS) Chinese second seed Li Na beat Samantha Stosur to record her first-ever win in seven encounters to reach the quarterfinals of the Italia Open.

Joshna goes down to King in squash open

May 16, 2014 at 10:58 AM

Hull, May 16 (IANS) The Indian challenge in the Allam British Open squash championship ended here Thursday as Joshna Chinappa lost 1-3 to Joelle King of New Zealand in the quarter-finals.

Williams, Sharapova march on for possible collision

May 15, 2014 at 8:02 AM

Rome, May 15 (IANS) World No. 1 Serena Williams beat Andrea Petkovic 6-2, 6-2 in the second round of the Italian Open Wednesday to march on for a possible semi-final collision with Maria Sharapova.

Handling pressure will be key: Saina

May 14, 2014 at 5:46 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal feels that though India have "very good chances" of reaching the knockout stage of the Uber Cup, the team which handles the pressure better will emerge winner.

Good chances of India making Uber Cup quarters: Saina

May 14, 2014 at 4:26 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Top shuttler Saina Nehwal believes India have "very good chances" of reaching the quarterfinals of the Uber Cup to be held at the Siri Forts Sports Complex here May 18-25.

Joshna makes last 16 of British Open squash

May 14, 2014 at 2:26 PM

Hull (England), May 14 (IANS) India's Joshna Chinappa scalped four-time champion Rachael Grinham, the 15th seed from Australia, 3-2 and entered the pre-quarterfinals of the women's singles in the British Open squash championship here.

Lahiri looking for US Open berth through Manila meet

May 14, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Manila, May 14 (IANS) Asian Tour Order of Merit leader Anirban Lahiri of India will be aiming to fulfil his Major ambitions by winning the $300,000 ICTSI Philippine Open, starting Thursday, and thus qualify for the US Open.

Djokovic reaches third round in Italian Open

May 14, 2014 at 12:10 PM

Rome, May 14 (IANS) Novak Djokovic returned to full fitness from a right wrist injury and beat Czech veteran Radek Stepanek 6-3, 7-5 in the second round of the Italian Open.

Hong Kong Open to return in October

May 12, 2014 at 4:58 PM

Kuala Lumpur, May 12 (IANS) Less than a year after Miguel Angel Jimenez's historic victory at the Hong Kong Open, the $1.3 million golf championship will return to the Asian Tour Schedule and the European Tour International Schedule Oct 16-19.

Nadal wins in Madrid as Nishikori pulls out

May 12, 2014 at 8:18 AM

Madrid, May 12 (IANS) Rafael Nadal won his fourth title at the Madrid Mutual Open Sunday as he defeated Japan's Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-4, 3-0 in a match his opponent was forced to abandon through injury in the final set.

Nadal reaches final in Madrid

May 11, 2014 at 7:16 AM

Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Rafael Nadal reached the final of the Madrid Mutua Open tennis tournament Saturday with a 6-4, 6-3 win over fellow Spaniard Robert Bautista Agut.

Motorsport: Clean sweep by Nayan

May 10, 2014 at 11:08 PM

Hyderabad, May 10 (IANS) The 2014 Kart Racing season started with bang here Saturday with Mumbai's Nayan Chatterjee of Rayo Racing dominating as he won all the five races in the senior category to lead the series with 50 points in the JK Tyre-MMS Kart Open series.

Nadal continues, Li Na loses in Madrid Open

May 10, 2014 at 8:04 AM

Madrid, May 10 (IANS) Rafael Nadal enjoyed another comfortable win on his way to the semifinals of the Madrid Open Friday while two-time Grand Slam winner Li Na was forced to cut her Madrid journey short.

Lahiri reflects on the road to the top

May 9, 2014 at 2:37 PM

Kuala Lumpur, May 9 (IANS) The first time Anirban Lahiri came into prominence on the Asian Tour, it wasn't quite because he had produced wonders in a golf tournament.

Madrid Open results

May 9, 2014 at 7:31 AM

Madrid, May 9 (IANS) The results of the sixth day of the combined ATP Madrid Masters and WTA Madrid Open Thursday were as follows, according to Xinhua.

Nadal to face Tomas Berdych in quarter finals

May 9, 2014 at 6:59 AM

Madrid, May 9 (IANS) Top seed and home favourite Rafael Nadal will face Tomas Berdych in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open Tennis tournament after both won their respective last 16 matches Thursday.

Motorsport: JK Karting begins Friday, sees 38 entries

May 8, 2014 at 8:43 PM

Hyderabad, May 8 (IANS) The popular JK Tyre-MMS Rotax Max Kart Open championship commences here Friday with two rounds scheduled.

Li Na not at her best but into last eight in Madrid

May 8, 2014 at 6:51 PM

Madrdi, May 8 (IANS) Chinese tennis star Li Na was forced to dig deep in order to defeat No.16 seed Sloane Stephens 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 in two hours and move into the quarterfinals of the WTA Madrid Open here Thursday.

Easy wins for Nadal, Williams in Madrid Open

May 8, 2014 at 12:58 AM

Madrid, May 8 (IANS) Serena Williams swept into the last 16 with a comfortable 6-2, 6-3 victory over China's Peng Shuai, while Rafael Nadal began defence of his crown with a crushing 6-1, 6-0 win over Argentina's Juan Monaco in Madrid Tennis Open Wednesday.

GE makes $389 mn offer for Alstom's India unit shares

May 5, 2014 at 2:42 PM

Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) General Electric Co. (GE) Monday made a bid to buy shares worth up to $389 million in two India units of French engineering major Alstom SA.

Top British tennis player dies of cancer

May 5, 2014 at 1:46 PM

London, May 5 (IANS) Former British No.1 Elena Baltacha died of liver cancer at the age of 30 just a year after retiring from professional tennis.

Nadal favourite under pressure at Madrid Open

May 4, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Madrid, May 4 (IANS) Tennis star Rafael Nadal will again be the favourite when the big names begin their matches in the Madrid Open here Monday.

Sania-Cara clinch Portugal Open

May 3, 2014 at 8:54 PM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 3 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black clinched their first WTA title of the season beating Eva Hrdinova and Valeria Solovyeva in the women doubles final of the Portugal Open tennis here Saturday.

India's Lahiri headlines star-studded Philippine Open

May 2, 2014 at 4:38 PM

Manila, May 2 (IANS) Asian Tour Order of Merit leader Anirban Lahiri of India will be among a star-studded cast gunning for glory at the $300,000 ICTSI Philippine Open being played from May 15 to 18.

Somdev crashes out, Mirza-Black through to Portugal Open semis

May 2, 2014 at 12:46 AM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 2 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals while Somdev Devvarman was outclassed by top seed Tomas Berdych in the men's singles second round here Thursday.

Mirza-Black enter Portugal Open semis

May 1, 2014 at 9:34 PM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 1 (IANS) Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals by overcoming the Spanish-Chinese pair of Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday.

Mirza-Black progress to Portugal Open quarters

May 1, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 1 (IANS) Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the Portugal Open women's doubles quarterfinals by overcoming Spanish-Chinese pairing Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday.

Patel to race in GT Open series

April 30, 2014 at 4:47 PM

Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Indian racing driver Aditya Patel has confirmed he will be driving in an Audi R8 LMS with Team Novadriver in the International GT Open series this year.

Golfer Lahiri aims for more glory at The Championship

April 30, 2014 at 3:26 PM

Singapore, April 30 (IANS) Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri is ready to establish himself as a genuine title contender when The Championship at Laguna National gets underway here Thursday.

iBerry to launch smartphone 'Auxus Nuclea X'

April 30, 2014 at 2:38 PM

New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Technology company iBerry said it will launch a new smartphone named "Auxus Nuclea X" next week that would be sold exclusively through e-commerce portal eBay.

India's Lahiri leads Asian Tour Order of Merit

April 28, 2014 at 3:50 PM

Kuala Lumpur, April 28 (IANS) Now that he's at the summit of the Asian Tour Order of Merit, India's Anirban Lahiri intends to stay there until the end of the 2014 season.

Kei Nishikori wins Barcelona Open

April 28, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Barcelona, April 28 (IANS) Japan's Kei Nishikori beat Colombia's Santiago Giraldo 6-2, 6-2 at Barcelona Open tennis, becoming the first non-Spanish champion in 12 years at the Real Club Tenis Barcelona.

How to win more 'likes' on Facebook photos

April 27, 2014 at 1:50 PM

New York, April 27 (IANS) Disappointed at less number of 'likes' on your selfie or a photo from your latest vacation on Facebook or Twitter? Now, there is a formula that can win more 'likes' online.