Latest News - Deccan Chronicle www.deccanchronicle.com/rss/sports/rss.xml en Commenwealth Games 2014:Vijender, Devendro enter quarters, Shiva ousted http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/commenwealth-games-2014vijender-devendro-enter-quarters-shiva Glasgow: Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh(75kg) continued his sublime form to enter the quarterfinals along with gritty youngster L Devendro Singh (49kg) in the 20th Commonwealth Games here today. Vijender, a former Olympic and World Championships bronze-medallist, outpunched Namibia's Mujandjae sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:44:15 +0530 TODO Cricket score, India vs England 3rd Test Day 2: England pile up huge score after Bell, Buttler cut loose http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-cricket/article/india-vs-england-3rd-test-day-2-india-eye-burst-wickets Southampton: Ian Bell rediscovered his formwith sparkling 167 as England piled up a mammoth first innings total of 569/7 to take control of the third cricket Test against India here today. After Alastair Cook, it was Bell's turn to roar back to form with a blazing knock while debutant Jos Buttler Cricket India vs England Southampton Test Live Cricket Score TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:33:03 +0530 TODO Commonwealth Games 2014: Jitu Rai wins gold, Gagan Narang silver as shooters continue domination http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/commonwealth-games-2014-jitu-rai-wins-gold-gagan-narang-silver Glasgow: 'Pistol King' Jitu Rai kept his reputation intact by clinching the gold medal while the seasoned Gagan Narang and Gurpal Singh claimed a silver each as shooters continued their heroics to add three more medals to India's kitty on the fifth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Commonwealth Games Gagan Narang Jitu Rai Shooting TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:10:24 +0530 TODO Kate, Prince Williams add royal flair to Commonwealth Games http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/kate-prince-williams-add-royal-flair-commonwealth-games Glasgow: The second in line to the British throne visited the Commonwealth Games on Monday, and he brought along a few of his relatives. Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, watched gymnastics and boxing with Williams' younger brother Harry. And Prince Edward, William and Harry's sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow Prince Willaims Kate TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:09:05 +0530 TODO I'm happy to win a CWG medal in new event: Gagan Narang http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/im-happy-win-cwg-medal-new-event-gagan-narang Glasgow: Gagan Narang might have failed towin record-equalling nine golds in the Commonwealth Games after finishing second in men's 50m rifle prone but the Indian star marksman said he was happy to clinch a silver in an event where he was participating for the first time. "I am not disappointed at Commonwealth Games Gagan Narang silver medal 50m Rifle Prone event TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:14:15 +0530 TODO Live updates, Commonwealth Games 2014 Day 5: Shooters add more medals to India's account http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/live-updates-commonwealth-games-2014-day-5-indian-shuttlers-play Glasgow: Indian shutters will target a bronze medal as they face Singapore on day five of the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow. Along with badminton duels, Indian shooters, boxers and shuttlers will be in action today. Keep checking this space for live updates. Shooting: 2 more medals for India sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow India at CWG Day 5 TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:14:30 +0530 TODO Commonwealth Games 2014: Gagan Narang wins silver in men's 50m Rifle Prone http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/commonwealth-games-2014-gagan-narang-wins-silver-mens-50m-rifle Glasgow: Making a foray in a new event, India's star marksman Gagan Narang won a silver in men's 50m rifle prone at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Monday. Narang, who has won four medals each in both the 2006 and 2010 Commonwealth Games but in other events, lost out the gold to Warren Potent Commonwealth Games Gagan Narang silver medal 50m Rifle Prone event TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:09:25 +0530 TODO India shine bright at Commonwealth Games 2014 http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140726/sports-other-sports/gallery/india-shine-bright-commonwealth-games-2014 sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow India at CWG TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:34:51 +0530 TODO Commonwealth Games 2014: Jitu, Gurpal make it 1-2 for India in men's 50m pistol event http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/commonwealth-games-2014-jitu-gurpal-make-it-1-2-india-mens-50m Glasgow: Indian shooters continued their dominance at the Barry Buddon Shooting Range with 'Pistol King' Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh bagging a gold and silver respectively in the men's 50m pistol event here today. 26-year-old Rai, world No 4 in the event, shot a total of 194.1 to bag his first Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow Jeetu Rai Gurpal Singh TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:28:24 +0530 TODO Live Commonwealth Games 2014 Day 4: Shreyasi Singh wins silver in women's Double Trap http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140727/sports-other-sports/article/live-updates-india-commonwealth-games-2014-day-4-india-eyes-more Mumbai: After a productive day 3, India will continue the medal hunt in varied events such as shooting, badminton, table tennis and weightlifting.  Indian shooter Shreyasi Singh on Sunday clinched the silver medal in women's double trap event at the 20th Commonwealth Games here, swelling the sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow India at CWG Day 4 TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:11:04 +0530 TODO Ishant Sharma to undergo more tests on sore leg: Joe Dawes http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-cricket/article/ishant-undergo-more-tests-sore-leg-joe-dawes Southampton:  India`s bowling coach Joe Dawes was apprehensive about Ishant Sharma`s fitness, saying the pace spearhead will undergo tests in the next few days after missing out on the third Test due to a sore leg.Tall fast bowler Pankaj Singh replaced Ishant in the Indian squad."Ishant has a sore Cricket India vs England Joe Dawes Ishant Sharma TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:24:28 +0530 TODO Sourav Ganguly takes up CAB duties, Dalmiya welcomes the move http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-cricket/article/sourav-ganguly-takes-cab-duties-dalmiya-welcomes-move Kolkata: Jagmohan Dalmiya, re-elected unopposed as president of the Cricket Association of Bengal for yet another term, on Sunday hoped to again "team up" with newly-elected joint secretary Sourav Ganguly."I think it's a very good development as when I was the BCCI president, he was the captain ( Cricket Sourav Ganguly Jagmohan Dalmiya Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:20:03 +0530 TODO Cook delighted to return among runs, Pietersen too appalauds his efforts http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-cricket/article/alastair-cook-delighted-return-among-runs Southampton: England captain Alastair Cook was a relieved man after finally striking form to end a prolonged lean run even though he was disappointed not to get a hundred on the opening day of the third Test against India here.Cook missed out on his 26th Test century by just five runs but the Cricket India vs England Alastair Cook Gary Balance TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:07:32 +0530 TODO India vs England 3rd Test Day 1: Ballance's century gives a solid start http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140727/sports-cricket/article/india-vs-england-3rd-test-day-1-india-eye-consolidation-england-seek Southampton:  England captain Alastair Cook fell agonisingly short of ending his barren spell without a Test hundred as he led from the front against India at Southampton on Sunday.  Cook won the toss and then made 95, having been dropped early on, out of England's 247 for two at stumps on the Cricket India vs England Southampton Test Live Cricket Score TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:34:23 +0530 TODO Commonwealth Games 2014: Shreyasi, Asab add to India's tally with silver, bronze http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140728/sports-other-sports/article/commonwealth-games-2014-shreyasi-asab-add-indias-tally-silver Glasgow: Young markswoman Shreyasi Singh clinched a silver medal while Mohd. Asab managed a bronze as Indian shooters continued their medal-winning feats on the fourth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here today. Shreyasi bagged a silver in women's double trap to give India sports Commonwealth Games 2014 Glasgow India at CWG Day 4 TO DO Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:21:35 +0530 TODO