Free Press Journal
  • Vasco da Gama in talks with Escobar

    Rio de Janeiro : Vasco da Gama are in talks to sign Dynamo Kyiv’s forward Andres Escobar, according to the Colombian footballer’s agent. Escobar, a former Colombia under-20 player, is yet to represent the Ukrainian club’s first team and spent last year on loan at Bogota outfit Millonarios, reports Xinhua.

  • Serbia in last eight, champions stay alive

    Paris : Serbia reached the Davis Cup quarter-finals to set up a possible mouth watering clash between Grand Slam heavyweights Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal while champions Argentina stayed alive.  Meanwhile, Australia advanced to the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup tennis tournament after defeating the Czech Republic 4-1.

  • Bengal beat Jharkhand by five wickets

    Kolkata : Bengal ended their Syed Mushtaq Ali Eastern Zone Twenty20 cricket tournament campaign on a high as they defeated Jharkahnd by five wickets at Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

  • Sharath wins 7th natl crown; Madhurika new champion

    Manesar (Haryana) : Veteran Achanta Sharath Kamal bagged his seventh national crown in men’s singles, while Madhurika Patkar became the first-time champion in the women’s singles at the 11Even Sports Senior Table Tennis Nationals here.

  • US Club wins Grover Vineyards Inter-Club titles

    Mumbai : United Services Club proved beyond doubt their credentials as the best golf club in Western India, wining the 21st Grover Vineyards Inter-Club Championships convincingly and  in the process making it a grand hat-trick of titles at the BPGC, here on Sunday.