48,000 tickets for Nadal vs Federer match sold in 10 minutes

South African tennis fans bought 48,000 tickets in under 10 minutes Wednesday for a Cape Town exhibition match next February between world superstars Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. Continue Reading

Shooting World Cup: India on top; Manu-Saurabh win gold

Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary staged a remarkable comeback to claim the mixed 10m air pistol gold, ending India’s campaign on a rousing note in the World Cup here. Continue Reading

Yashaswini shoots down gold; Secures ninth Olympic quota for India

An authoritative Yashaswini Singh Deswal secured India’s ninth Olympic quota in style, upstaging the women’s 10m air pistol’s numero uno shooter Olena Kostevych of Ukraine for a gold in the ISSF World Cup here. Continue Reading

Bumrah’s hat-trick, Vihari’s maiden ton leave India on cusp of sweep

The incomparable Jasprit Bumrah became only the third Indian to pick a Test hat-trick after Hanuma Vihari’s maiden ton, powering the visitors to a commanding position in the second match against the West Indies here. Continue Reading