• Wed, Jan 29, 2020
  • Odisha FC out to consolidate top-four spot
    Odisha FC will look to maintain its 100 per cent record at the Kalinga Stadium when it plays host to FC Goa on Wednesday evening in Bhubaneswar.
    Odisha FC out to consolidate top-four spot
    Josep Gombau’s side saw its four-match winning streak being brought to a halt in Bangalore when it went down 3-0 to Bengaluru FC last week.The club has since signed striker Manuel Onwu on-loan from Bengaluru after Aridane Santana was ruled out for the rest of the season. Gombau would hope that the new signing can fill in the shoes of Santana who netted nine goals in 14 matches.Odisha FC is placed fourth on the table and a win would further help consolidate its position as the Indian Super League enters its business end. Interestingly, it must be mentioned that Odisha FC is yet to score a goal in four matches against the top three teams, namely ATK, FC Goa and Bengaluru FC.Marcos Tebar is expected to miss the tie due to injury while Shubham Sarangi and Carlos Delgado are suspended due to accumulation of four yellow cards.“Goa is a top...
  • TN suffers second successive loss TN suffers second successive loss

    Tamil Nadu’s Arshi Choudhary’s unbeaten knock of 105 went in vain as the host lost to Tripura by two wickets in the BCCI U-23 Elite C one-day tournament here on Tuesday.

  • Hao halts Praggnanandhaa’s winning run Hao halts Praggnanandhaa’s winning run

    Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa’s five-match winning spree came to halt after the teenager went down to China’s Wang Hao in the seventh round of the Masters category at the 18th Gibraltar Chess...

  • India breeze into U-19 World Cup semifinals, trample Australia by 74 runs India breeze into U-19 World Cup semifinals, trample Australia by 74 runs

    Pacer Kartik Tyagi blew away the Australian top-order with a sensational spell to power India into the semifinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup with a comfortable 74-run win here on Tuesday.

  • Fitness, picking right tournaments crucial in Olympic year: Sindhu Fitness, picking right tournaments crucial in Olympic year: Sindhu

    World champion P V Sindhu on Tuesday spoke about fitness and said proper planning and picking the right tournaments will be crucial to succeeding at the Tokyo Olympics.

  • Lex Sportel announces launch of 1Sports Lex Sportel announces launch of 1Sports

    Gurugram based Lex Sportel Vision Pvt. Ltd announced the launch of its sports programming repertoire on its channel 1Sports. The channel will continue bringing to the Indian audience a bouquet of...

  • PCB welcome to host Asia Cup, but India won't play in Pak: BCCI PCB welcome to host Asia Cup, but India won't play in Pak: BCCI

    BCCI official said that the hosting rights is not an issue and it is just a case of picking a neutral venue as the Indian team wouldn't be travelling to Pakistan for the T20 tournament

  • India's title defence under threat despite recovery act against Australia India's title defence under threat despite recovery act against Australia

    Invited to bat, India lacked a substantial partnership until Atharva and Ravi Bishnoi joined forces to raise a fighting 61-run stand for the seventh wicket.

  • IWL: Gokulam Kerala FC run riot against Kenkre FC IWL: Gokulam Kerala FC run riot against Kenkre FC

    Kenkre couldn't get any foothold in the game as their Kerala counterparts completely blew them away and raced to a 7-1 lead going into half-time.

  • Advantage Raja: Madras HC orders AICF elections for Feb 10 Advantage Raja: Madras HC orders AICF elections for Feb 10

    FIDE is the global chess body and Dongre, who belongs to the Raja camp, will be contesting for the AICF Secretary post.