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Players TT Club women and Coaching Centre men win TT titles

CHANDIGARH: Players Table Tennis Club and Coaching Centre  claimed the women's and men's team titles, respectively, in the 30th Chandigarh State Table Tennis Championship here today.

Iman stuns top seed Dhruv and Aakash upsets 2nd seed Sathish

CHANDIGARH: Fifth seed  Iman Sonowal of Assam and seventh seed Aakash Yadav of Delhi set up title clash in the boys under-17 singles final after recording upset victories in their respective semi-finals in the 26th Smt Krishna Khaitan All India Junior Ranking Badminton Tournament 2017 here today.

Abhishek (149 n.o) and Abhimanu (117) help Bengal post 309-3

CHANDIGARH: Resuming at their overnight score of 76 for no loss, Bengal further consolidated their first innings by piling up an impressive total of 309 for 3 in 98 overs at close of play on second day in the Ranji Trophy match against Punjab at the Gandhi Ground in Amritsar on Saturday.
Punjab were dismissed for 147 in their first innings.

Haryana, UP, Punjab and Maharashtra qualify for semis

PUNE: Impressive performances from Hockey Haryana, Uttar Pradesh Hockey, Hockey Punjab and Hockey Maharashtra saw them qualify for the semi-finals of the 2nd Hockey India 5-a-side Senior National Championship 2017 (Women) at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Stadium, Balewadi, Pune on Friday.

Bengal restrict Punjab to 147, score 76-0 in Ist innings

CHANDIGARH: After restricting hosts Punjab to 147 in their first innings, Bengal made a smart start by posting 76 for no loss on day one of their Ranji Trophy match at the Gandhi Ground in Amritsar today.

ATP and Infosys Launch ‘Second Screen’, Offering Real-Time Insights into Player Performance

LONDON: Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, and ATP, the governing body of men’s professional tennis, today announced the launch of Second Screen, a new feature providing player performance insights within seconds of a point being played.

Haryana (Pool A) and Maharashtra (Pool) B top their pools

PUNE: The final day for the Pool Stage matches saw stiff competition between the participating teams here at the second edition of the Hockey India 5-a-side Senior National Championship (Women) 2017 being held at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Stadium, Balewadi, Pune on Thursday. Next, all eight teams will participate in the Quarter Finals to be played on November 17 for an opportunity to advance in the tournament. 

GNDU cyclists win gold in 30 km Team Time Trial

CHANDIGARH: The Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, team comprising Ashu Sharma, Amrita Reghunath, Vaishnavi Sanjay and Komal Tiwari pedalled to glory by winning gold medal by clocking 44 min. 54.307 seconds in the Women’s 30 km Team Time Trial of the All India Inter University Cycling Road Women Championship in Patiala today.

Rain disrupts India's training ahead of Ist Test against Sri Lanka

KOLKATA: The Indian cricket team on Wednesday cancelled its scheduled training session on the eve of the first Test against Sri Lanka due to inclement weather.

Tender Heart, Carmel, Sacred Hert and St John's win TT titles

CHANDIGARH: Tender Heart (Cadet boys U-12), Carmel Convent, Sector 9 (Cadet Girls u-12) , Sacred Heart  (Sub junior girls U-15 ) and St John's School, Sector 26 (Sub junior boys u-15 ) win team titles in their respective categories in the 30th Chandigarh State Table Tennis Championship-2017 at the Sector 23 Table Tennis Hall here today.

Ananya puts dramatic card in Punjab Open Ladies Golf

CHANDIGARH: Ananya Kapoor of Chandigarh played 7 under her handicap in sub-junior category and finished day 1 of the 24th Punjab Open Ladies Amateur Golf Championship with a gross score of 87, also putting in the most dramatic card of the day.

Punjab Open Ladies Golf from Nov 14

CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh Golf Club is organizing the 24th Punjab Open Ladies Amateur Golf Championship from November 14 to 16. Around 75 ladies from Delhi, Leh, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune Bangalore, Punjab and the tricity are competing in various categories for prestigious trophies and prizes.

Gatka associations hail Akal Takht edict of flaunting stunts during Gatka weapons demo

CHANDIGARH: National Gatka Association of India (regd), Gatka Association Punjab (regd) and International Sikh Marshal Art Academy (regd) today appreciated the edict issued by Singh Sahib Jathedar Sri Akal Takht Sahib Giani Gurbachan Singh who ordered to put an end to flaunting stunts during demonstration of Sikh martial art 'Gatka'.

China win three out of four golds in Sofia

SOFIA (BUL): The first day of finals at the 2017 Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships was a golden one for China, whose teams took three of the first four titles at stake -  in men's and women Trampoline and in women's Tumbling. Russia collected the other gold, in men's Double Mini-trampoline, reports FIG.

Calvin, Krishan, Kaavya and Sandeepti win tennis titles

Calvin Golmei (boys under-18), Krishan Hooda (boys under-16), Kaavya Sawhney (girls under-18) and Sandeepti Singh Rao (girls under-16) emerged winners in their respective categories of the CLTA-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 and 18 at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Calvin, Krishan, Kaavya, Ashpreet move into finals

CHANDIGARH: Top seed Calvin Golmei and Ajay Malik of Haryana set up title clash in the boys under-18 singles final of the organizing CLTA-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 and 18 at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Can beat anyone if I am fit, says Mary Kom

Having won gold at the Asian Championships after returning to her favourite 48 kilogram category, star Indian boxer M.C Mary Kom asserted that she can defeat any opponent as long as she is fit.

Gyeltshen’s hat-trick helps Minerva Punjab FC pip Bengaluru FC

Northern powerhouse Minerva Punjab FC were invited to play Former I-League Champions and AFC Cup finalists Bengaluru FC at the Bengaluru FC Residental Academy, Vidyanagar, Bellary today. The Mohali based club who recently had a dream run in their debut season of Punjab League missing the title by a whisker to Punjab Police continued their dream run against Bengaluru FC.

BFI announces Indian School and College Basketball Leagues

BENGALURU: Basketball Federation of India has announced the dates for the Indian School and College Basketball Leagues (ISBL and ICBL). ISBL will be held between December 25, 2017  to March 15,2018 and ICBL will be held between  April 18 to July 31 next year in each participating states. The winners of the boys and girls categories in School Leagues and men and women categories in College Leagues from each state will qualify for the Indian School and College Basketball Leagues - National Championship.

Rudra Kapoor shocks third seed Krishan Hooda
Rudra Kapoor of Uttar Pradesh showed third seed. Krishan Hooda of Haryana by recording a  three-setter 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 victory in the boys under-18 singles pre-quarter-final of the CLTA-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 and 18 at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today. 
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