Latest News - Deccan Chronicle www.deccanchronicle.com/rss/sports/rss.xml en Virat Kohli joins bandwagon, co-owns ISL team FC Goa http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-football/article/one-more-famous-cricketer-now-co-owns-isl-team Mumbai: Following bringing in the Brazilian star Zico and France's World Cup winning star Robert Pires, FC Goa introduced another firepower of a personality to their roaster today. Read: Zico thinks James Rodriguez is one of the best footballers now The Indian Super League franchisee from Goa football Virat Kohli Indian Super League (ISL) TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:01:55 +0530 TODO James Rodriguez is one of the best footballers now: Zico http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140917/sports-football/article/james-rodriguez-one-best-footballers-now-zico Mumbai: When he dribbled past defenders as a youngster in the neighbourhood of Quintino Bocaiuva in Rio de Janeiro, few had the courage to attempt a tackle and were in awe of Arthur Antunes Coimbra, better known as Zico. After creating music on the turf as a player, he wore the coach’s hat and now Zico FC Goa ISL football James Rodriguez TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:01:05 +0530 TODO Asian Games: Saurav Ghosal settles for silver http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-other-sports/article/asian-games-saurav-ghosal-clinches-gold-squash Incheon: Indian squash contingent added one more medal to country's tally of medals when Saurav Ghosal won silver in the men’s squash event at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea today. Read: Dipika Pallikal secures bronze in Incheon The Indian won the first game 12-10 against Kuwait's squash Saurav Ghosal Asain Games Incheon TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:11:15 +0530 TODO Medal glory for India at Asian Games http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140921/sports-other-sports/gallery/medal-glory-india-asian-games sports Asian Games Jitu Rai Shweta Chaudhary TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:08:56 +0530 TODO Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra ends his Asiad journey with bronze http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-other-sports/article/asian-games-abhinav-bindra-ends-his-asiad-journey-bronze Incheon: Abhinav Bindra signed off from Asian Games with a bronze medal in 10m air rifle at the 17 th Asiad In Incheon, South Korea. Shooting in his final Asiad, Bindra scored 187.1 (18 shots) missed silver by 1.1 points. Bindra alongside Ravi Kumar and Sanjeev Rajput had earlier won bronze in the sports Asian Games Abhinav Bindra Shooting TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:38:19 +0530 TODO Asian Games: Indian shooters bag another bronze in team event http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-other-sports/article/asian-games-indian-shooters-bag-another-bronze-team-event Incheon: The team of Abhinav Bindra, Ravi Kumar and Sanjeev Rajput won bronze in 10m air rifle event at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range in 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.The trio scored 1863.0-136x and finished on the third spot behind China, who clinched gold and South Korea, sports Asian Games Shooting Abhinav Bindra TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:33:44 +0530 TODO Robert Pires all set to play for FC Goa http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-football/gallery/robert-pires-all-set-play-fc-goa football Indian Super League Robert Pires FC Goa TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:19:11 +0530 TODO CLT20 HH vs NK: Hurricanes look to topple Knights in Raipur http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-cricket/article/clt20-hh-vs-nk-hurricanes-look-topple-knights-raipur Raipur: In the 9th match of Champions League T20, Hobart Hurricanes (HH) face Northern Knights (NK) at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium, Raipur. Live cricket score is coming soon. Led by Tim Paine, HH made a comeback in the CLT20 after their stunning win over Cape Cobras on Cricket CLT20 Hobart Hurricanes vs Northern Knights Live Cricket Score TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:25:22 +0530 TODO Hurricanes face Knights in a do-or-die encounter http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-cricket/article/hobart-face-knights-do-or-die-encounter   Raipur: New Zealand’s Northern Knights will look to continue their winning momentum when they face an upbeat Hobart Hurricanes from Australia in a Champions League T20 match in Raipur on Tuesday.    It will also be a battle between Northern’s Kane Williamson, whose copybook skills will be pitted Cricket CLT20 Northern Knights Hobart Hurricanes TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:42:33 +0530 TODO World's oldest cricket statistician Anandji Dossa dies at 99 http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-cricket/article/worlds-oldest-cricket-statistician-anandji-dossa-dies-99 Mumbai: World's oldest cricket statistician Anandji Dossa died today in USA. Last week only he turned 99.  Dossa was associated with the All India Radio (AIR) as cricket statistician from 1956-57 to 1972-73. "I was fortunate enough to speak to him last night. My father had cough and cold problem Cricket Anandji Dossa cricket statistician All India Radio (AIR) TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:22:35 +0530 TODO Asain Games: India protest transport, food options http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-other-sports/article/india-protest-transport-food-options Incheon: The Indian contingent’s concerns over transportation from the Asian Games Village to various venues and the limited food options were on Monday addressed by the Olympic Council of Asia, which gave a “dressing down” to the organising committee officials.   The Indian contingent’s chef de sports Asian Games Indian contingent at Asian games TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:17:32 +0530 TODO CLT20 CSK vs DOL: Raina helps Chennai Super Kings to victory over Dolphins http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-cricket/article/clt20-csk-vs-dol-suresh-raina-powers-chennai-super-kings-victory-over   Bengaluru: For a stadium usually bathed in red during T20 matches, the splash of yellow was a novelty and in some ways, a welcome change. Out for a Monday evening entertainer, the 25,000-odd spectators were treated to a blockbuster show by the Chennai Super Kings in their second outing in the CLT20 Chennai Super Kings dolphins Suresh Raina TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:08:42 +0530 TODO Abhinav Bindra not to pull trigger anymore, announces on Twitter http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140922/sports-other-sports/article/abhinav-bindra-not-pull-trigger-anymore-announces-retirement Incheon: India’s Olympic medallist, shooter Abhinav Bindra, announced his retirement (on Twitter) on Monday. He is India’s only gold medallist in 10m Air Rifle (2008 Beijing Olympics) and the first one to achieve the feat. His last show will be on September 23 at the 17th Asian Games here. The 32- Asian Games Abhinav Binda Retirement India Incheon Commonwealth Games gun TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:40:04 +0530 TODO Shooter Bindra ready to retire from sport http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140923/sports-other-sports/article/shooter-bindra-ready-retire-sport   Incheon: Decorated Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra on Monday created a flutter by saying that Tuesday would be his last day in professional shooting.    Olympic champion Bindra, who will compete in the 10m air rifle event in the ongoing Incheon Asian Games, said that even though his resume was “ Abhinav Binda Retirement India Asian Games Incheon TO DO Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:38:03 +0530 TODO CLT20: Chennai Super Kings beat dolphins by 54 runs http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140922/sports-cricket/article/african-dolphins-against-chennai-super-kings Bangalore: Dolphins won the toss and opted to bowl against Chennai Super Kings in a Champions League Twenty20 match, in Bangalore on Monday. The immensely popular Chennai Super Kings will look to turn the tide when they face Dolphins – winners of the Ram Slam T20 Challenge in South Africa – in the Cricket CLT20 MS Dhoni dolphins Suresh Raina TO DO Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:46:56 +0530 TODO