Nishikori eases into Rotterdam last eight

Nishikori eases into Rotterdam last eight

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | AFP | Rotterdam

Japan's Kei Nishikori carved out a comfortable 6-1, 6-4 win over Latvian Ernests Gulbis on Thursday to power into the Rotterdam Open quarter-finals. Asia's top player, the world number seven, needed an hour and a quarter to advance as he booked a third victory against former French Open semi-finalist Gulbis, who...

Indian shooters will shine at World Cup: Apurvi Chandela

Indian shooters will shine at World Cup: Apurvi Chandela

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Expressing confidence ahead of the 2019 shooting World Cup, to be held at the Dr Karni Singh shooting range here from February 20, Commonwealth Games 2014 gold medallist Apurvi Chandela hopes the prestigious event will fetch India a number of Olympic quotas. Shooters from around the world will be eyeing the...

Injured Hazlewood confident of being fit for World Cup

Injured Hazlewood confident of being fit for World Cup

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | AFP | Sydney

Australian pace spearhead Josh Hazlewood said Thursday he was confident of being fit for the World Cup, with scans this week set to determine when he can make a comeback. The vice-captain missed Australia's two recent Tests against Sri Lanka with a back injury and has also been ruled out of...

Sindhu begins campaign in Senior Nationals with an easy win

Sindhu begins campaign in Senior Nationals with an easy win

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Guwahati

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu Thursday opened her   campaign in the 83rd Senior National Badminton Championship with a straight game win over Nagpur's Malvika Bansod to enter the women's singles quarterfinals here. A former champion, Sindhu took time to get into the groove before claiming a 21-11 21-13 win over...

Injured Parisians hurt Ole’s United

Injured Parisians hurt Ole’s United

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | AFP | Manchester

Kimpembe and Mbappe score within seven minutes to help PSG beat Red Devils 2-0 and end Solskjaer unbeaten run Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side were shown how much they still have to improve after being swept aside by an injury-hit Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 in the...

Indian shuttlers get tough draw

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Birmingham

Indian shuttlers, including P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, have been handed tough draws at the All England Championships, where the country has not won a title in the last 18 years. Olympic and World Championship Silver medallist Sindhu, who had reached the semifinals here last year, will open her campaign...

I'm still learning, says Sindhu

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Guwahati

Olympic Silver medallist P V Sindhu on Wednesday said she still has lots to learn and needs to add a few more shots to her repertoire to dominate world badminton. With Silver medals at all the major events, including the Olympics, World Championship, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games, Sindhu has been...

Lakshya eyes top 30 ranking

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Guwahati

Making a transition into the senior circuit this year, India's teen badminton sensation Lakshya Sen says he needs to work on his speed and stamina as he eyes to break into the top 30 BWF ranking by the year end. "My target is to break into top 30 by this year,"...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer