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Dutee Chand confident of making Olympic cut

2:40pm IST

MUMBAI Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she builds towards the Tokyo Olympics.

India expect 'positive' verdict on Davis Cup tie against Pakistan

21 Aug 2019

MUMBAI The All India Tennis Association (AITA) is hopeful its security concerns for next month's tie against hosts Pakistan will be addressed after the game's global governing body referred the matter to its Davis Cup committee.

Tennis: Fate of India-Pak Davis Cup tie to be decided after Monday

15 Aug 2019

MUMBAI The All India Tennis Association will discuss its concerns over next month's Davis Cup tie between India and Pakistan with security advisers from the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Monday, AITA General Secretary Hironmoy Chatterjee has said.

Tennis: Indian players want safety guarantees for Pakistan trip - Bhupathi

14 Aug 2019

MUMBAI Indian tennis players want safety guarantees before they travel to Islamabad for their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan, captain Mahesh Bhupathi said on Wednesday.

Tennis: ITF 'satisfied' with Islamabad security plan as India advises more checks

13 Aug 2019

MUMBAI Tennis chiefs are satisfied with the current safety plan in place for next month's Davis Cup tie between Pakistan and India in Islamabad even after the latter asked for another round of security assessment.

'Hungry' Chhetri wants India in Asia's top 10

05 Aug 2019

MUMBAI Sunil Chhetri may be second most prolific international goalscorer among active players behind only Cristiano Ronaldo but the India captain has more modest aspirations for his country.

Explainer: World Test Championship kicks off new era

30 Jul 2019

MUMBAI Test cricket will cease to be just a bilateral affair from Thursday when England host Australia in the opening Ashes contest at Edgbaston to kick off the widely-anticipated World Test Championship (WTC).

Cricket: India search for a coach good at man-management, planning

30 Jul 2019

MUMBAI The Indian cricket board (BCCI) is looking for an efficient planner with strong man-management skills to guide the senior national team, a member of the panel entrusted with the task of selecting a new head coach told Reuters on Tuesday.

India Davis Cup team set to tour Pakistan

29 Jul 2019

MUMBAI An Indian team will travel to Pakistan for a Davis Cup tie in September, the All India Tennis Association (AITA) has said, despite strained relations between the nations.

Soccer: FIFA seeks update from Indian FA as club turmoil rumbles on

26 Jul 2019

MUMBAI World governing body FIFA has sought an update from the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on the domestic turmoil surrounding the merger of two leagues into one top-tier national championship.

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