Free Press Journal
  • Shiva Thapa bags silver at Olympics qualifiers

    Qian’an (China) : Indian boxer Shiva Thapa signed off with the silver medal in the men’s Bantamweight (56kg) division at the Asia/Oceania qualifying tournament here on Friday.

  • Glamourous IPL opening ceremony in offing on April 8

    Mumbai : A glamour-filled opening ceremony, featuring Bollywood personalities and all-girl English pop band TBC, is in the offing for Season 9 of the Indian Premier League that starts here on April 9.

  • Fleming hails Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s fitness

    Pune : The coach of new IPL team Pune Supergiants Stephen Fleming on Friday made light of the speculations over retirement of Mahendra Singh Dhoni from international cricket and hailed his “remarkable” fitness.

  • Saves 5 match points against Frencman Monfils

    Miami : Japan’s Kei Nishikori advanced to the semi-finals of the Miami Open tennis tournament with a 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) victory over Frenchman Gael Monfils, who squandered five match points late in the contest.

  • Khawaja, Voges, Burns earn Australia contracts

    Sydney : Usman Khawaja, Adam Voges and Joe Burns were among seven new players to be handed central contracts today as Australia rebuild after a series of retirements.