Free Press Journal
  • Tough task awaits Pakistan

    Hamilton : Experienced batsman Ross Taylor hit an unbeaten 102 and Tom Latham scored 80 to propel New Zealand into a dominant position after the fourth day of the second cricket Test against Pakistan at Seddon Park here on Monday.

  • ‘Dropped catch hurts’

    Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir believes that besides leaving the bowler “disappointed and frustrated”, every dropped catch affects the team more than the individual.

  • Advani assures India a medal

    Doha : Fifteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani on Monday entered the semifinals of the IBSF World Snooker Championship to assure India a medal, here.

  • No Sindhu, eyes on Saina

    Macau : London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal will lead India’s charge in the Macau Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament which begins here today after three-time champion P V Sindhu pulled out of the event to prepare herself for the Dubai Super Series Finals.

  • IC Extension win title

    Mumbai : Favourites IC Extension thrashed Macabi-Tel-Aviv 5-0 to bag the rink football title in the Poinsur Gymkhana’s Uttar Krida Mahotsav annual Sports Fiesta here today. In fact, right the tournament, IC outfit dominated to such an extent that none of their rivals could stop their march to the title round.

  • Ambre, Ria champs

    Mumbai : Maharashtra No. 1 Shubham Ambre, Manasi Chiplunkar and Ria Suryavanshi won tight championship rounds to emerge supreme in the CCI Junior Prize Money Table Tennis tournament, at the Cricket Club of India.

  • Customs win

     Mumbai : Mumbai Customs scored a narrow 1-0 win against Central Bank of India in an Elite Division match of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) League 2016-2017, and played at the Cooperage ground on Monday evening.

  • KSA clinch maiden Police Shield crown

    Mumbai : Karnatak Sporting Association (KSA) scored a comprehensive 86 runs victory against MIG Cricket Club to clinch their maiden title in the three-day final of the Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. sponsored 69th Police Invitation Shield Cricket Tournament – 2016, and played at the Police Gymkhana ground, Marine Drive, on Sunday.

  • NBA basketball

    The NBA basketball tournament, will get under way at the Bachoo Khan Municipal playground, Nagpada from November 29. Formidable Deccan Gymkhana, Pune who will feature in the men’s elite league, will be joined by leading Mumbai teams.

  • Pranjali shines

    Mumbai : Pranjali Patil of Udayachal, Vikhroli set the girls under-14 high jump record, equalled the 100m mark, won the long jump gold and 200m bronze to emerge individual champion in the 41st Bombay YMCA State Level annual athletic meet, at the University Stadium, Marine Lines.

  • Pankaj, Kajal victorious

    Mumbai : Second seeded former state champion Pankaj Pawar of Jain Irrigation & Top seeded ICF cup and national champion Kajal Kumari of Indian Oil corp. claimed Men & Women singles title in the 1st Synco Trophy Maharashtra State Prize Money Carrom Tournament 2016.

  • SSKKA bag five golds in State Kickboxing

    Mumbai : Team of Shito Ryu Sports Karate and Kickboxing Association participated in 30th MKBA Cadet & Junior Maharashtra State Kickboxing Championship 2016 & Sinior Open held at Shree Chatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex, Balewadi. Under the guidance of Umesh G. Murkar students proved themselves by securing five gold medals, five silver and ten bronze.