Zurich: The Indian football team rose two spots above to 105th position in the FIFA rankings released on Monday.
Pune: Bengaluru Bulls produced a measured performance to beat UP Yoddha 36-30 in a Vivo Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) match here on Sunday.
Vijayawada: India's first Olympic swimmer Shamsher Khan passed away in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district on Sunday, following prolonged illness. He was 87 and survived by three daughters and two sons.
Dhaka: India defeated Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A of the Asia Cup at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium here on Sunday.
New Delhi: Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik and rookie pacer Shardul Thakur have returned to the Indian One-Day International (ODI) squad for the upcoming home series against New Zealand from October 22.
Hyderabad: The three-match series was tied at 1-1. The first match was won by India by nine wickets via (D/L method) and second match was won by Australia by eight wickets.
Auckland: With an aim to bring context and meaning to bilateral cricket, a nine-team Test cricket league and a 13-team One-Day International league will start in 2019 and 2020
Motegi (Japan): Yamaha German rider Jonas Fogler on Thursday withdrew from the Japanese Moto GP race scheduled for the weekend due to illness.
Bengaluru: India thrashed Macau 4-1 to qualify for the 2019 Asian Cup football tournament here on Wednesday.
New Delhi: Veteran India pacer Ashish Nehra said on Wednesday that he may hang up his boots after the first Twenty20 International (T20I) against New Zealand at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on November 1.
Quito (Equador): Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has bagged a hat-trick and with it Argentina has secured a direct berth at next year's World Cup in Russia with a 3-1 victory over Ecuador.
Guwahati: An all-round Australia thrashed India by eight wickets in the second Twenty20 International (T20I) to square the three-match series 1-1 at the Assam Cricket Association (ACA) Barsapara Stadium here on Tuesday.
Paris: France Football magazine has announced a list of 30 nominees for the 2017 Ballon d'Or that includes Barcelona's Lionel Messi, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain.
New Delhi: India chief coach Luis Norton de Matos said that his wards showed that they can compete against big teams as they went down fighting 1-2 to Colombia in a Group A encounter of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here on Monday.
Durban: India's Aryan Makhija claimed gold in the boys' 1500 metre freestyle event at the Seagulls Winter Short Course Championship here.
Yangon (Myanmar): Young Samiya Farooqui topped India's rousing performance at the Asia Badminton Junior Championships 2017 here on Sunday afternoon by winning gold in the U-15 womens singles category.
Taipei: Indian golfer Ajeetesh Sandhu carded a two-under 70 in the final round of the $500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) to claim his first title on the Asian Tour here on Sunday.
Perth: India 'A' finished their mens Australian Hockey League (AHL) campaign in the fourth place after losing to New South Wales 2-3 in the bronze-medal play-off here on Sunday.
Ranchi: India rode on opener Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Virat Kohli's brilliant knock to score 49/1 (D/L method) against Australia in the rain-marred match to register a nine wicket victory in the first T20I cricket match at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here on Saturday.
Ranchi: In a deadly blow to Australia's prospects in the T20I series against India, skipper Steve Smith was ruled out with a shoulder problem and his deputy David Warner will lead the tourists in the three-match rubber starting here on Saturday.