Free Press Journal
  • Agut, Bopanna-Nedunchezhiyan lift Chennai Open titles

    Chennai : Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut defeated Russian Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-4 to win the singles crown while India’s Rohan Bopanna and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan beat compatriots Purav Raja and Divij Sharan 6-3, 6-4 to lift the Chennai Open tennis doubles title on Sunday.

  • India has enough money for tennis but AITA has no will, says Karti Chidambaram

    Chennai : Tamil Nadu Tennis Association Vice President Karti Chidambaram says raising money for tennis players is not a problem in India provided AITA shows the will even though he admitted that cricket is the only “commercially viable” sport in the country.

  • Anderson powers NZ to T20 sweep

    Mount Maunganui (NZ): Corey Anderson bludgeoned 94 off just 41 balls as New Zealand beat Bangladesh by 27 runs in the third Twenty20 at Bay Oval on Sunday to sweep the series.

  • Top seed Prajwal in semis : 7th seed Aryan stuns 2nd seed Rohan

    Mumbai : Top seed Prajwal Tewari comfortably defeated Arnav Paparkar 9-2 to advance into the semi-finals of the boys’ singles event of the Wodehouse Gymkhana organsied MSLTA – Yonex Sunrise-Wodehouse Gymkhana All India Ranking Championship Series Under-12 Tennis Tournament 2017, and played at the Wodehouse Gymkhana tennis courts on Sunday.

  • Maharashtra lads lose to PSPBA, settle for silver

    Mumbai : Maharashtra ‘A’ bagged the silver medal in the junior boys’ Team Championship event in the 11Even Sports 78th Junior and Youth National TT Championships. Despite their impressive showing throughout the competition, the state lads fell short at the final hurdle going down fighting 1-3 to PSPBA in the final at the SAMA Indoor Complex, in Vadodara on Sunday.

  • The turning point in Ponting’s career

    Melbourne : Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has made a interesting revelation about his career, saying his promotion in the batting order from number six to three during the 2001 Ashes series was a great turn-around and gave him the opportunity to prove his worth in the team.