Golfer Lahiri qualifies for The Open

Singapore, July 12 Indian star Anirban Lahiri will play in his first Major tournament in 2017 after qualifying for The Open golf tournament which will be staged at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club next week. The 2015 Asian Tour No.1 qualified for the year’s third Major championship after Scott Piercy of the United States withdrew

India U-23 go down to Singapore

Singapore, July 12 The India U-23 football team conceded a second-half goal to go down 0-1 to Singapore U-23 in the second tie of their two-match international friendly series here on Wednesday. Midfielder Ikshan Fandi scored the lone goal from the penalty spot in the 52nd minute at the Choa Chu Kan stadium. Singapore have

Ravi Shastri named head coach, Zaheer Khan new bowling coach

New Delhi, July 11 Former captain Ravi Shastri has been appointed the new head coach of the Indian men’s cricket team till the 2019 World Cup, as first reported on India Today. Shastri’s first assignment will be a full-fledged tour of Sri Lanka featuring three Tests, five ODIs and a one-off T20 International starting July

Taekwondo Summer Camp concludes

Newspoint Bureau Poonch, July 11 Organised by Poonch District Taekwondo Association in collaboration with Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS), the 20-day Summer Taekwondo Camp concluded today at Sports Stadium, here. Around 60 young boys and girls took part in this first of its kind camp to learn the basics and new advanced techniques

Cycling expedition flagged off from Leh to New Delhi

Newspoint Bureau Leh, July 11 To celebrate the spirit and commemorate the 18th Kargil Vijay Diwas, a 15 day, Trans Himalayan Cycling Expedition was flagged off today by Lt General PJS Pannu, GOC Fire and Fury Corps, from Leh. The expedition will meander through the ever changing majestic terrain through sub-zero temperature of Rohtang Pass,

Sunny Nanda to lead Speed Ball team to international championship

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, July 11 Sunny Nanda a renowned 26th World Champion player from J&K will be leading the J&K team for 9th International Speedball Club championship to New Delhi. The championship is scheduled from July 13 to 16, 2017. 22 players from J&K will participate in this club championship. The team has been