Indian shooters finish 2nd at junior World Championships

Suhl (Germany) , June 27

India ended their campaign at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Championship (Rifle/Pistol) with a creditable second place in the medals tally and an overall haul of three gold, two silver and three bronze medals.

Kumble-Kohli matter was not handled properly: Ganguly

Kolkata , June 27

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said the controversy involving ex-national team coach Anil Kumble and skipper Virat Kohli could have been handled a lot better by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Nice's Baysse to seal deal with Malaga for three seasons

Malaga (Spain) , June 27

French defender Paul Baysse has passed a medical test with Malaga and is set to seal a three-year deal to move from France's Nice to the Spanish football side, sources close to the negotiations confirmed to Efe on Tuesday.

Shuttler Verma crashes out of Chinese Taipei Open

Taipei , June 27

Defending champion from India Sourabh Verma faced an early exit after being defeated by Malaysian Lee Zii Jia in the first round of the men's single event at the Chinese Taipei Open badminton tournament here on Tuesday.

Vijender to fight next pro bout in August

Mumbai , June 27

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh will meet WBO Oriental Super Middleweight Champion Zulpikar Maimaitali in a double title fight at the NSCI Dome here on August 5.

Chile will enter Confederations Cup final: Vidal

Kazan (Russia) , June 27

Star Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal asserted on Tuesday that his team will overcome Portugal in the Confederations Cup semi-final and meet reigning World Cup champions Germany in the title clash.