Mangalurean Rahul hits ton in vain, Windies win by a run
Lauderhill: Promising batsman Lokesh Rahul's 110 not out went in vain as West Indies managed to defeat India by one run in the nail-biting first T20 International at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground here on Saturday.
PM announces Task Force for next three Olympics
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that a Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive action plan for effective participation of Indian sportspersons in the next three Olympic Games 2020, 2024 and 2028.
India does not play for rankings, says Kohli
Port of Spain: India's Test skipper Virat Kohli said that the team is not too much concerned about losing the No.1 position in the longest format of cricket as they don't play for rankings.
Kieth Pinto bowls Mangaluru Zone to victory
Bengaluru: Mangalurean cricketer Kieth Pinto picked a five-wicke haul as Mangaluru Zone defeated Shimoga Zone by six wickets in the KSCA under-19 inter-moffussil cricket tournament here.
Curtains come down on Rio Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil showcased its cultural variety, paying tributes to the country's music maestros, arts and dance forms, as the curtains came down on the 31st Olympic Games here on Sunday.
Wrestler Yogeshwar out of medal contention
Rio de Janeiro: Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt lost his men's freestyle 65 kg qualification match 0-3 against Mongolia's Mandakhnaran Ganzorig at the Rio Olympics here on Sunday.
Neymar holds nerve as Brazil win Olympic football gold
Rio de Janeiro: Neymar converted the decisive spot-kick as Brazil ended their long wait for Olympic football glory with a dramatic 5-4 (1-1) penalty shoot-out victory over their 2014 World Cup tormentors Germany here on Saturday.