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Shi Yuqi beats Lin to Dan win All England Championships final

Seventh seed Shi Yuqi beat compatriot Lin Dan to win an all-Chinese final of the All England Open badminton championships in Birmingham on Sunday. Shi,...

Top seed Tai Tzu Ying wins All England championships women’s final

Top seed and defending champion Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan beat second seed Akane Yamaguchi from Japan to win the women’s final of the...

I have to come back stronger, says PV Sindhu after Akane...

PV Sindhu was aiming to become only the second Indian women’s badminton player to reach the All England Championships final on Saturday but her...

My preparations were not quite 100 per cent, says HS Prannoy

Star Indian shuttler H S Prannoy produced a gallant fight before going down narrowly to China’s Huang Yuxiang in the men singles quarterfinals of...

PV Sindhu lets it go, lets it rip; reaches semis

One: let go; Two: let rip. PV Sindhu has been learning how to break down the decisive moments of what is arguably the best...

Madison Brengle sues WTA, ITF over injuries from doping tests

Madison Brengle filed a lawsuit against the Women’s Tennis Association and the International Tennis Federation on Monday seeking damages for injuries she says were...

France, Croatia reach Davis Cup semis, Rafael Nadal keeps Spain alive

With Rafael Nadal nervously cheering courtside after winning his match earlier Sunday, David Ferrer sealed Spain’s 3-2 comeback win over Germany in the Davis...

US ease past Belgium into Davis Cup semifinals

Americans Jack Sock and Ryan Harrison rallied from a set down in a tight doubles rubber to ensure the United States became the first...

Davis Cup: Leander Paes the ace up India’s sleeve

It had been five years since India lost a zonal Davis Cup tie. That time they had fielded a below-par squad to play Korea....

My child will have surname Mirza Malik, says Sania Mirza

She and her cricketer husband Shoaib Malik want a daughter but whenever they decide to start a family, Sania Mirza would want her child’s...