Category: Sports

Badminton: K Srikanth lifts Denmark Open Superseries trophy

  In Badminton, ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has lifted the Denmark Open Superseries trophy at Odense. In the title clash last night, Srikanth, seeded 8th, defeated South Korea’s Lee Hyun-il in straight games, 21-10, 21-5 to bag his third Super Series title of the year and fifth overall. It was the first time Srikanth

Amjyot Singh becomes third Indian in NBA

  The 6-foot-9-inch Chandigarh hoopster Amjyot Singh became the third Indian – after Satnam Singh and Palpreet Singh Brar – to walk into the National Basketball Association (NBA) league. Amjyot made it to the NBA’s minor league – the G-League. The Indian skipper was picked by Oklahoma City Blue. The OKC Blue is NBA development

India beat Malaysia to clinch third Asia Cup hockey title

  India has ended its 10-year wait for continental triumph when it defeated a gutsy Malaysia 2-1 in a close final to clinch its third Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka. India, which won the Asia Cup in 2003 (Kuala Lumpur) and 2007 (Chennai), scored off field goals through Ramandeep Singh (third minute) and Lalit Upadhyay

India’s first portal dedicated to para-sports launched

  In a bid to create awareness about para-sports and provide a platform to para sportspersons to narrate their stories of triumph and adversity, thenationspride.com, the country’s first portal dedicated to para-sports was launched. The portal brings readers inspiring stories of Indian para-sportspersons, who have consistently delivered stellar performances on domestic and global arenas alike,