Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat clinch CWG 2022 berths after emerging winners in trials
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Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat clinch CWG 2022 berths after emerging winners in trials

Sakshi Malik defeated long-time nemesis Sonam Malik while Vinesh Phogat pipped Antim to emerge winner in the 53kg category in the trials in Lucknow.

Women's World Boxing Championships: Nikhat, Manisha, Parveen confirm medals with quarter-final wins
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Women's World Boxing Championships: Nikhat, Manisha, Parveen confirm medals with quarter-final wins

Nikhat out-punched England's Charley-Sian Davison 5-0 and maintained her stellar run. She had last won gold at the prestigious Strandja Memorial tournament earlier this year.

Iga Swiatek to enter French Open as top seed after consolidating No 1 spot with Italian Open win
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Iga Swiatek to enter French Open as top seed after consolidating No 1 spot with Italian Open win

The 20-year-old Pole, who won the title at Roland Garros in 2020, is over 2,000 points ahead of defending French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova in the new WTA rankings.

EU cuts forecast for economic growth as fallout of Russia's war in Ukraine widens
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EU cuts forecast for economic growth as fallout of Russia's war in Ukraine widens

The European Commission's previous outlook expected growth of 4 per cent this year and 2.8 per cent in 2023

ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic makes it 370 weeks as World No 1
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ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic makes it 370 weeks as World No 1

Djokovic has now spent 60 weeks more at number one than the next man on the list Roger Federer (310). Nadal is sixth on the all-time list with 209.

India’s historic Thomas Cup triumph rules as IPL becomes sideshow
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India’s historic Thomas Cup triumph rules as IPL becomes sideshow

Thomas Cup: For a few hours, badminton became the national sport. The names of Lakshya Sen, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty and Kidambi Srikanth became the names to chant, in a splash of enthusiasm that conquered everything, including the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022.

Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win
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Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win

Thomas Cup: India created history on Sunday by beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in the finals.

Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'
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Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'

India beat 14-time Thomas Cup champions Indonesia 3-0 to win the men's team badminton event for the first time. Kidambi Srikanth beat Jonatan Christie in the men's singles.

Daniil Medvedev ready to play Wimbledon if ban on Russian players reversed
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Daniil Medvedev ready to play Wimbledon if ban on Russian players reversed

Daniil Medvedev, 26, said if other players at Geneva Open wanted to discuss the Wimbledon ban, he was happy to talk.

LaLiga: Sevilla qualify for Champions League, Barcelona seal second place, Alaves relegated
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LaLiga: Sevilla qualify for Champions League, Barcelona seal second place, Alaves relegated

Sevilla finally confirmed their place in LaLiga's top four as a late equaliser by Youssef En-Nesyri at the Wanda Metropolitano secured qualification for the Champions League

Chelsea clinch women's FA Cup as Sam Kerr brace sink Manchester City
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Chelsea clinch women's FA Cup as Sam Kerr brace sink Manchester City

Chelsea exacted revenge for defeat to Manchester City in the League Cup final earlier this season.

NBA: Luka Doncic stars as Mavericks advance to Western Conference Finals with 4-3 series win over Suns
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NBA: Luka Doncic stars as Mavericks advance to Western Conference Finals with 4-3 series win over Suns

Luka Doncic scored 35 points as the Dallas Mavericks completed a stunning upset of the top-seeded Phoenix Suns.

Kylian Mbappe says decision 'almost' made over Paris Saint-Germain future
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Kylian Mbappe says decision 'almost' made over Paris Saint-Germain future

The waiting to see whether Kylian Mbappe moves to Real Madrid or stays with PSG to help them in their protracted quest to land the Champions League "is almost over" he added.

NBA: Boston Celtics beat reigning champions Milwaukee in game seven to reach Eastern Conference Finals
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NBA: Boston Celtics beat reigning champions Milwaukee in game seven to reach Eastern Conference Finals

Grant Williams scored 27 points as the Boston Celtics eliminated the reigning champion Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday with a 109-81 game seven victory.

Serie A: AC Milan and Inter register victories to take title race to final week
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Serie A: AC Milan and Inter register victories to take title race to final week

Reigning champions Inter had to win to have any hope of retaining their league crown after AC Milan beat Atalanta 2-0 earlier in the day.

Premier League: Manchester City comeback keeps title in their hands, Spurs into top four
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Premier League: Manchester City comeback keeps title in their hands, Spurs into top four

Manchester City came from 2-0 down to salvage a vital point in a 2-2 draw at West Ham to keep the Premier League title in their hands.

Women's World Boxing Championships: Nikhat, Parveen and Anamika storm into quarter-finals
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Women's World Boxing Championships: Nikhat, Parveen and Anamika storm into quarter-finals

Nikhat made light work of Mongolia's Lutsaikhan Altantsetseg to win by a 5-0 unanimous verdict

Italian Open: Novak Djokovic claims sixth title in Rome; Iga Swiatek makes it five in a row
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Italian Open: Novak Djokovic claims sixth title in Rome; Iga Swiatek makes it five in a row

Novak Djokovic won his sixth Italian Open title after a straight-sets victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas, 6-0, 7-6 (7/5) in Rome.

Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph
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Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph

The team’s senior-most player and former World No. 1 Srikanth then sealed maiden Thomas Cup for India with a straight-game win against an in-form Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21.

Thomas Cup 2022: Prime Minister Modi hails title-winning triumph, invites shuttlers to residence
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Thomas Cup 2022: Prime Minister Modi hails title-winning triumph, invites shuttlers to residence

Prime Minister termed the triumph of the Indian badminton team as one of the country's finest sporting wins and invited the shuttlers to his residence on returning from Bangkok.