Wednesday, 17 July 2024

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Norway Chess: Praggnanandhaa loses lead in Rd-4; Vaishali wins
LOSES

Norway Chess: Praggnanandhaa loses lead in Rd-4; Vaishali wins

STAVANGER (NORWAY): Just a day after registering his first classical win over the five-time World Champion Magnus Carlsen, India's prodigy R Praggnanandhaa went down against America's Hikaru Nakamura in Round 4 of the Norway Chess 2024, here on Thursday.

Singapore Open: Treesa-Gayatri stun Korean duo to enter maiden Super 750 semis
DEFEATED

Singapore Open: Treesa-Gayatri stun Korean duo to enter maiden Super 750 semis

SINGAPORE: Continuing their brilliant run, Indian women’s doubles pair of Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand defeated another Korean duo, world no. 6 Kim So Yeong and Kong Hee Yong in a nail-biting quarterfinal, here on Friday.

Sports Ministry okays Vinesh Phogat’s request to include S&C coach in Hungary training camp
THE INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CAMP

Sports Ministry okays Vinesh Phogat’s request to include S&C coach in Hungary training camp

NEW DELHI: Sports Ministry's Mission Olympic Cell (MOC) have approved Asian Games gold medallist wrestler Vinesh Phogat’s proposal to include strength and conditioning coach Wayne Patrick Lombard for the international training camp in Hungary from June 10 to 21.

Squash: Rathika Seelan enters Hong Kong PSA Challenge Cup QF
THE SECOND ROUND

Squash: Rathika Seelan enters Hong Kong PSA Challenge Cup QF

HONG KONG: Rathika Suthanthira Seelan advanced to the quarterfinals of the Hong Kong PSA Challenge Cup – 4th leg with a come-from-behind 3-2 win over local challenger Ka Huen Leung.

Singapore Open: Sindhu bows out after sound round loss against Marin
LOSING

Singapore Open: Sindhu bows out after sound round loss against Marin

SINGAPORE: Two-time Olympic medallist shuttler PV Sindhu's Singapore Open campaign ended in the second round after losing to familiar foe Carolina Marin of Spain, here on Thursday.

Diamond League Oslo: When and where to watch
SET TO TAKE PLACE

Diamond League Oslo: When and where to watch

OSLO (NORWAY):The sixth meet of the 2024 Diamond League is set to take place, here at the Bislett Olympic Stadium on Thursday.

Latest global sensation: Praggnanandhaa's first win over Carlsen in classical chess sends netizens into frenzy
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Latest global sensation: Praggnanandhaa's first win over Carlsen in classical chess sends netizens into frenzy

NEW DELHI: After Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa defeated world No. 1 GM Magnus Carlsen for the first time in a classical game during round three of the 2024 Norway Chess tournament in Stavanger, netizens went into a frenzy over the Indian prodigy's significant achievement.

Bronny James to forego college eligibility and stay in the NBA draft
ELIGIBILITY TO STAY

Bronny James to forego college eligibility and stay in the NBA draft

NEW DELHI: Bronny James, son of the NBA’s all-time leading top scorer LeBron James, will be foregoing his college eligibility to stay in the NBA Draft according to his agent and Klutch Sports CEO Rich Paul.

Olympic pole vault champion Braz to miss Paris Games after failing dope test
A ROUTINE TEST

Olympic pole vault champion Braz to miss Paris Games after failing dope test

RIO DE JANEIRO (BRAZIL):Olympic pole vault champion Thiago Braz will miss the Paris Olympic Games after breaching anti-doping regulations, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has announced.

Indian Grand Prix postponed to 2025 due to ‘operational considerations’
ANNOUNCED THE POSTPONEMENT

Indian Grand Prix postponed to 2025 due to ‘operational considerations’

NOIDA: The global governing body of motorcycle racing, FIM announced the postponement of the Indian Grand Prix 2024 to 2025 due to ‘operational considerations’.

Ultimate Table Tennis 2024 set to begin on August 22 in Chennai

SET TO BEGIN Ultimate Table Tennis 2024 set to begin on August 22 in Chennai

Norway Chess: Vaishali beats Humpy; Praggnanandhaa loses to Ding Liren in Armageddon

LOSES Norway Chess: Vaishali beats Humpy; Praggnanandhaa loses to Ding Liren in Armageddon

NBA: Doncic & Irving take the blame for Mavericks 100-105 loss against Timberwolves

LOSS NBA: Doncic & Irving take the blame for Mavericks 100-105 loss against Timberwolves

Manu, Mehuli, and Esha in 23-member shooting team for Munich World Cup; followed by camp in France

THE UPCOMING INTERNATIONAL SHOOTING Manu, Mehuli, and Esha in 23-member shooting team for Munich World Cup; followed by camp in France

Shrimant Jha wins gold as Indian armwrestlers shine at Asian Championship 2024

A TOTAL OF SEVEN MEDALS Shrimant Jha wins gold as Indian armwrestlers shine at Asian Championship 2024

MotoGP 2024: Joan Mir, Luca Marini bullish as Honda Team get straight back to work in Mugello

AN INTENSE BURST OF ACTION MotoGP 2024: Joan Mir, Luca Marini bullish as Honda Team get straight back to work in Mugello

German paddler Boll to retire from international stage after Paris Olympics

INTERNATIONAL STAGE German paddler Boll to retire from international stage after Paris Olympics

Norway Chess kicks off with thrilling classical draws; Armageddon decides all round 1 games

A DRAW Norway Chess kicks off with thrilling classical draws; Armageddon decides all round 1 games

Sprinter Amoj Jacob credits one-month stay in Bahamas for Paris Olympics berth

CREDITED Sprinter Amoj Jacob credits one-month stay in Bahamas for Paris Olympics berth

Boston Celtics clean sweep Pacers 4-0 to book place in NBA Finals

THE SECOND STRAIGHT GAME Boston Celtics clean sweep Pacers 4-0 to book place in NBA Finals

NBA: Brown explodes for 40 as Celtics take 2-0 lead on Pacers in Eastern Conference Finals

LEAD NBA: Brown explodes for 40 as Celtics take 2-0 lead on Pacers in Eastern Conference Finals

Malaysia Masters: Sindhu beats top seed Han Yue to reach SF; Chaliha bows out in quarters

BADMINTON TOURNAMENT Malaysia Masters: Sindhu beats top seed Han Yue to reach SF; Chaliha bows out in quarters

IOC Chairman, FIDE officials to participate in 'Chess for Freedom' conference in Pune

A CHESS GRANDMASTER IOC Chairman, FIDE officials to participate in 'Chess for Freedom' conference in Pune

Biggest reason for Yashasvi's success is his hunger, work ethic: Rajasthan Royals CEO

THE INTERNATIONAL LEVEL Biggest reason for Yashasvi's success is his hunger, work ethic: Rajasthan Royals CEO

Yarraji equals women's 100m hurdle NR in Finland, misses Paris 2024 qualifying mark by .01s

NATIONAL RECORD Yarraji equals women's 100m hurdle NR in Finland, misses Paris 2024 qualifying mark by .01s

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