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HI and SAI on collision course
A war of words have broken out between Hockey India and Sports Authority of India regarding the cancellation of junior women hockey team's national camp with the SAI accusing HI of overshooting the allocated budget. The government did not clear the national junior women's hockey camp that was slated to start in Bhopal on August 19 and SAI blamed HI for the cancellation. "Hockey India...
Mudgal panel will not meet players   
The Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal-led IPL probe committee made it clear that they will not be travelling to England to interact with members of the Indian cricket team."The Committee or any of its members also have no intention of travelling outside the country for any interaction with the players, contrary to some speculations in the media. The Committee is fully alive of the fact that any...
Glad that IPL shut the door on me: Hales   
Having received his maiden call-up in the England ODI squad, hard-hitting batsman Alex Hales feels that the IPL snub he got during last edition, helped him turn into a better player. In 2013, Nottinghamshire refused to release him for the IPL and during the last edition, dashing batsman was not picked up by any of the franchises. "Had I got picked up in the IPL who knows whether we would...
Djokovic is top seed, Federer second   
Reigning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic has been seeded number one for the US Open with five times winner Roger Federer seeded second, the United States Tennis Association announced on Tuesday.Should both players reach the final of the year's last Grand Slam tournament, they would compete in a mouth-watering re-match of this year's Wimbledon final, a five-set thriller won by...
'Insulted' Manoj to sue Sports Ministry   
Feeling "insulted" after his name was not added to this year's list of Arjuna awardees, boxer Manoj Kumar said he would sue the Sports Ministry for the "injustice" meted out to him.The controversial recommendation of boxer Jai Bhagwan for the prestigious Arjuna Awards stands after the selection committee decided not to make any changes in the original 15-athlete list....
Under-fire Pujara to play county cricket   
FIFA to host global summit on ethics in sports   
Fletcher may not stay for WI series   19 August, 2014
Mudgal committee Eng-bound to quiz players   20 August, 2014
No changes to Arjuna recommendation list   19 August, 2014
Race walker Irfan aims at podium finish   19 August, 2014
Federer looks to continue good form   19 August, 2014
Verstappen, 16—youngest F1 driver   19 August, 2014
Hales in Eng ODI squad against India   19 August, 2014
Nadal out of US Open with wrist injury   18 August, 2014
Fair play   16 August, 2014
Fletcher's wings clipped, Shastri made director   19 August, 2014
Change the 'out'-look   16 August, 2014
Dhoni, Indian team fined for slow over-rate   18 August, 2014
ISL unveils 49-player list for international draft   18 August, 2014
Mahela ends Test career on a high   18 August, 2014
'Didn't expect to win so emphatically'   18 August, 2014
Wait and watch: Dhoni on quitting captaincy   18 August, 2014
Federer, Serena win titles at Cincinnati   18 August, 2014
Ex-players want coach Fletcher out   18 August, 2014
India's TT coach to be axed after Asiad   16 August, 2014
Return to best will take time: Phelps   16 August, 2014
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Bonanza for CWG medallists, other athletes   16 August, 2014
England seals series in style as India collapses   18 August, 2014
Dhoni's Test captaincy illogical: Crowe   14 August, 2014
Brilliant and bizarre Ribery calls it quits   14 August, 2014
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
Sushil likely to skip WC, Asian Games   14 August, 2014
Relief for RCA as Registrar snubs BCCI   14 August, 2014
Anaka's name for Arjuna raises questions   13 August, 2014
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
After CWG low, Vijay eyes Asiad high   13 August, 2014
Govt has no intention to take over BCCI: Sonowal   13 August, 2014
Martino takes over as Argentina coach   13 August, 2014
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
Ebola countries told to move African qualifiers   13 August, 2014
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
Rooney to captain Manchester United   13 August, 2014
No Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna this year   12 August, 2014
Old is always gold for Deepika Kumari   12 August, 2014
Ministry to implement welfare schemes for sportspersons   12 August, 2014
'Be patient with Indian cricket team'   12 August, 2014
Gul might retire from Test cricket   12 August, 2014
Federer sets sight on US Open   12 August, 2014
Ashwin number one Test all-rounder   11 August, 2014
Sachin under attack in RS for absence   11 August, 2014
CAS starts appeal into Suarez ban   08 August, 2014
Kabaddi goes international with WKL   08 August, 2014
It's now or never for Indian squash: Dipika   07 August, 2014
BCCI wants ICC Code of Conduct revamped   07 August, 2014
Wrestlers aim to improve in the Asiad   07 August, 2014
Ecclestone to pay $100-mn to end trial   06 August, 2014
India names uncapped trio in ODI squad   06 August, 2014
Sushil most Googled athlete during CWG   05 August, 2014
Sports bar   04 August, 2014
World Cup unfair protest target: FIFA   13 May, 2014
Still waiting for promised job: Anisa   04 August, 2014
Ferdinand to leave Manchester United   13 May, 2014
Bolt targets sub 19-second 200m   04 August, 2014
Paes denies allegations by wife Rhea   12 May, 2014
Paes, Sania to lead Indian challenge   02 August, 2014
Lukewarm response for cricket in Asiad   02 August, 2014
Cole quits England after World Cup axe   12 May, 2014
Gowda: Indian athletics' golden boy   01 August, 2014
Haryana—the wrestling capital of India   01 August, 2014
Pro-Kabaddi a hit with TV audience   31 July, 2014
HI recommends 4 players for Arjuna Award   08 May, 2014
India's wrestling juggernaut rolls on   30 July, 2014
Fast forward   26 July, 2014
Crisis of talent in Indian boxing: Qamar   08 May, 2014
Shooting away to glory   27 July, 2014
Sethi, Miandad engaged in war of words   07 May, 2014
Jewels of Manipur shine on day one   25 July, 2014
IOA serious about hosting 2019 ASIAD   06 May, 2014
Abhinav Bindra, India's shooting star   25 July, 2014
Seniors Nandy, Climax, Dias picked   23 July, 2014
Subrata Paul, Nabi to play for Mumbai   22 July, 2014
Relay medals in jeopardy after Gay's ban   05 May, 2014
Murray ponders hiring McEnroe as coach   05 May, 2014
Tyson Gay returns Olympic medal   03 May, 2014
Marsh named chief Australia selector   02 May, 2014
SC reserves order on setting up probe panel   29 April, 2014
Moin named Pak team manager, chief selector   22 April, 2014
Disillusioned with WC meeting: Manohar   21 April, 2014
Anti-Srini faction opposes Shastri's inclusion   21 April, 2014
BCCI should probe IPL fixing scandal: SC   16 April, 2014
IOA forms ad-hoc panel to run boxing   03 April, 2014
Sports Ministry derecognises IABF   01 April, 2014
Speed up 2016 planning: IOC tells Brazil   22 March, 2014
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