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Chandigarh University Gharuan lifts overall Weightlifting Championship Trophy in Men

Chandigarh University Gharuan has lifted the overall championship trophy in the All India Inter-University Weightlifting & Powerlifting Championship 2017 (Men) while Punjab University Chandigarh bagged the overall trophy of the All India Inter-university Weightlifting Championship 2017 (Women). Team from University of Calicut bagged the runner-up position in the men’s category while women’s team of Chandigarh University Gharuan bagged the runner-up position in the championship. 

India down Sri Lanka by 141 runs to square ODI series

 A disciplined India humbled Sri Lanka by 141 runs in the second One-day International and squared the three-match rubber 1-1 at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Wednesday.

Rohit Sharma leads India to 141-run win, keeps ODI series alive

Indian captain Rohit Sharma led his team to an impressive 141-run victory against Sri Lanka in the second One-Day International match at the IS Bindra PCA Stadium here tonight. With this triumph, India strongly bounced back into the three-match ODI series with 1-1 score. Sri Lanka had registered a seven-wicket verdict in the first ODI in Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh).

Indian women hockey team beats China in Asia Cup final

Goalkeeper Savita produced a stunning save in a tense shootout as India won the Asia Cup to secure qualification in next year's hockey World Cup following a nerve-wracking win over China in the final here on Sunday.

Indian women beat defending champions Japan 4-2 to make final in Asia Cup Hockey 2017

The Indian women's team has reached the final of the 2017 Asia Cup, beating hosts and defending champions Japan 4-2 in a closely contested semi-final in Kakamgigahara on Friday to set up a rematch of the 2009 summit clash against China.

Kidambi Srikanth wins French open Super Series crown, his sixth in the series

The Paris win was Srikanth’s sixth Super Series title. Saina Nehwal boasts three titles in a calendar year, and overall 10 titles, the most for an Indian.

34th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament inaugurated by Aruna Choudhary

Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala beat Haryana XI in the Opening encounter of 34th Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament by 4-0 in Pool B in women section here at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium. In the second match in women section CRPF Delhi beat UCO Bank by 3-1 in Pool A. 

Amandeep won Gold Medal in 72nd All India Railway Boxing Championship

In the recently concluded 72nd All India Railway Boxing Championship Gauhati (Assam) between 15-18 September 22, 2017, two employees of Ferozepur Rail Divison won Gold and Bronze medals.

Cricketer Harmanpreet accepts CM’s offer of DSP post

Harmanpreet Kaur accepted Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh's offer to award her the post of DSP in Punjab Police. She took the decision after reaching her native village Duneke on Sunday.

PuP archers express gratitude towards CM for support

Archers from the Punjabi University Patiala, who have been selected for the World University Games 2017 in China, met Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday to thank him for his timely intervention that has ensured their participation in the prestigious international event.

Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open defeating Olympic champ Chen Long

It had been a long wait but Kidambi Srikanth has managed to overcome Chen Long at last since their first meeting in 2014. The Indian shuttler defeated the World and Olympic champion from China, for the first time in six meetings, in the men’s singles final to lift the $750,000 Australian Open Superseries crown in Sydney on Sunday.

Lawyers not to take up case of boy who praised Pak cricket team

Lawyers in Laksar, Roorkee, have "unanimously" decided not to appear in court for a youth who was arrested on Friday for writing on his Facebook page a "congratulatory message" praising Pakistan for winning the ICC Champion Trophy.

World number 1 Andy Murray confident of winning Wimbledon

London : Scottish star Andy Murray remains confident that he will be able to defend his Wimbledon title despite his first round loss in the ongoing Aegon Championships here. Murray lost 6-7, 2-6 to World No.90 Jordan Thompson of Australia in the first round of the Aegon Championships at the Queen's Club here on Wednesday.

Anil Kumble steps down as India coach

New Delhi : India cricket coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday stepped down from his position after a widely-speculated feud with captain Virat Kohli, marking a bitter end to a highly successful tenure. "The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirms that Anil Kumble has withdrawn his services as the head coach for the senior India men's team," said the BCCI in a statement.

CRICKET VICTORY: Pakistan steamroll India to win Champions Trophy

Right from the start, Pakistan looked very little like, well, Pakistan. And that, intoxicatingly, was the fulcrum of their stunning thrashing of India by 180 runs to lift the 2017 ICc Champions Trophy at London's Kennington Oval on Sunday.