Kuwait, May 2 : Second seed Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa entered the quarter-finals in the Asian Senior Individual squash championship here on Saturday.Pallikal was flawless while defeating Malaysian Vinessa Raj 11-6, 11-5, 11-4, while Chinnappa was tentative to start with against Li Dong Jin, before winning 10-12, 11-7, 11-4, 11-4.
The Indian men had mixed luck with Harinder Pal Sandhu falling 8-11, 4-11, 11-9, 11-6, 11-3, to Farhan Zaman of Pakistan but Saurav Ghosal lived up to expectation as the second seed…
Bengaluru, May 2 : Following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the m.Chinnaswamy stadium here on Saturday.Kolkata Knight Riders
Robin Uthappa c Karthik b Chahal 23
Gautam Gambhir c Mandeep b Wiese 12
Andre Russell (run out - Karthik) 45
Ryan ten Doeschate c de Villiers b Starc 12
Yusuf Pathan (not out) 11
Suryakumar Yadav (not out) 0
Extras (w-4, lb-3, nb-1): 8.
Total (for 4 wkts, 10 overs): 111
Fall of wickets:…
Bengaluru, May 2 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir on Saturday said even though they lost their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB), he was happy with the performance his side put up on the day.In a rain curtailed 10-over-a-side match, KKR managed to notch up 111/4 but the hosts powered their way to the target with seven wickets and two balls to spare.
But Gambhir said he was quite pleased with the performance of the Knights.
"We still are happy with…
ArrayBengaluru, May 2 : Mandeep Singh (45 not out, 18b, 4x4, 3x6) worked the magic for Royal Challengers Bangalore who defeated champions Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets with two balls to spare in a rain-shortened 10-overs-a-side game in the 2015 Pepsi Indian Premier League here on Saturday.Needing 13 runs off the final over, the 23-year old from Jalandhar blasted two sixes off Andre Russell to take RCB to 115 for three in reply to KKR's 111 for four in what resembled a heavyweight boxing slugfest.
Fatorda (Goa), May 2 : Sporting Clube de Goa kept their chances of survival alive after recording a 2-0 victory over Bharat FC in a Hero I-League football encounter at the Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.The win, courtesy goals in either half from Brandon Fernandes (42nd minute) and Prathesh Shirodkar (51st minute), saw Sporting rise from the bottom of the pool above Bharat with 14 points from 16 matches.
But they are still in the relegation zone as Bharat, newcomers in the league, are free from relegation for three years.…