Free Press Journal
  • Federer powers past Zverev

    The 36-year-old Swiss, who beat American Jack Sock in the group opener, thus guaranteed himself a place in the semi-finals for the 14th time in his 15th appearance at the ATP Finals.

  • Millions of dollars paid as bribes for TV rights

    NEW YORK : The first witness in the FIFA trial painted a damning picture of corruption in South American soccer, saying millions of dollars in bribes were paid for TV rights to major tournaments.

  • Denmark pounds Ireland to qualify

    Dublin : Denmark fell behind early in the second-leg World Cup playoff here against Ireland before coming back to win 5-1 and punch their ticket for the 2018 tournament in Russia.

  • Hat-trick hero Jedinak fires Australia into World Cup

    Sydney : Captain Mile Jedinak’s second-half hat-trick fired Australia into next year’s World Cup in Russia on Wednesday as they swept past Honduras 3-1 in the second leg of their playoff here.

  • Lin Dan stunned, Saina sails in China Open

    Shanghai : Badminton legend Lin Dan saved seven match points before being dumped out of the first round of his home China Open on Wednesday, stunned by Indonesia’s world No. 17 Jonatan Christie.

  • All eyes on Sushil Kumar

    Indore : Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar will be the cynosure of all eyes when he returns to the mat after three long years at the National Wrestling Championship, commencing here on Thursday.

  • Akshaya, Shashank champs

    MUMBAI : Akshaya Iyer from Thane’s Achievers Club, pipped teammate Siddhi Hiray in a thrilling finish to win women’s 100 metres gold in 12.0 secs and in the process eclipsed the existing mark of 12.3 secs in the 42nd Bombay YMCA State Level Athletic championships at the University Stadium, Marine Lines, on Wednesday.

  • Sania Mirza turns 31: Hubby Shoaib Malik sends a sweet message

    New Delhi: As Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza turned 31 today, former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik tweeted a sweet message for his wife. Taking to his official Twitter account, Shoaib extended warm wishes to his lovely wife on her special occasion before insisting that he is missing her.

  • Must watch: Video of MS Dhoni training his dogs at Ranchi home is a hit on social media

    There’s no love like a dog’s love. Pure and Selfless. And no one understands it better than former Indian captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni’s bonding with his pet dogs is unmissable. Dhoni, who is a known dog lover, posted a video on Instagram in which he could be seen training his two dogs a Dutch shepherd named Zoya and a husky named Lily at his home in Ranchi. While

  • Virat Kohli wants fans to take a call on overkill of India-SL series

    Kolkata: Skipper Virat Kohli today left it to the fans to decide if there has been an overkill of India-Sri Lanka contest in recent years, something that had led to dwindling interests in a cricket crazy nation. India played an away Test series against islanders in 2015followed by a short limited overs series at home in 2016 andin the current year are playing them full series across formats on home and away basis. Not