Friday, April 16, 2021


BBC honour for Anju Bobby George, Koneru Humpy

New Delhi: Tokyo Olympics-bound Indian shooter Manu Bhaker has been named as India’s Emerging Player of the Year by the British Broadcasting Co...

Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Los Angeles: The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent said he underwent leg surgery. Woods was alone in the SUV ...

Saina, Prannoy test positive for COVID-19 again

Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and H S Prannoy, who had recently recovered from COVID-19, have again tested positive for the dreaded disease ahead...

2021 World Indoor Championships postponed to March 2023

The track and field indoor world championships in China have been postponed for the second straight year. World Athletics on Thursday said the city o...

Lewis Hamilton tests COVID-19 positive; to miss Sakhir GP

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for novel coronavirus and will thus miss Sakhir Grand Prix, Mercedes announced on Tuesda...

4 Olympic-bound boxers included in TOPS

Four Olympic-bound Indian boxers -- two men and as many women -- have been included in the sports ministry's Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), the...

Lewis Hamilton to be knighted in New Year's Honours list

  Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton will be awarded a knighthood in the New Year's Honors list. One of the greatest sports personalities, Hamilton, ...

Hamilton wins 7th championship to equal Schumacher's record

Britain's Lewis Hamilton took a record-equalling seventh world championship and became Formula One's most successful driver of all time after winning...

Hamilton wins his 91st F1 race to match Schumacher's record

Lewis Hamilton matched Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins in Formula One with victory in the Eifel Grand Prix on Sunday as he took another stride...

Sports Minister unveils new logo of SAI

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday unveiled the new Sports Authority of India (SAI) logo, which has been changed for the first time since the ...

SAI sanctions Mirabai Chanu's training programme in US

The Sports Authority of India's Mission Olympic Cell (MOC) on Monday sanctioned Rs 40 lakh for star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu's two-month long overs...

PV Sindhu pulls out of Denmark Open to be held next month

PV Sindhu  pulled out of the Denmark Open badminton tournament scheduled to be held in Odense from October 13 to 18. “Sindhu is not playin...

Human rights groups ask IOC to move 2022 Winter Olympics from China

Tokyo: Over 160 human rights advocacy groups have delivered a joint letter to the chief of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) calling for it t...

B Sai Praneeth pulls out of Thomas Cup, Denmark Open

B Sai Praneeth has pulled out of India’s Thomas Cup team for the October 3-11 tournament at Aarhus and the subsequent Denmark Open, citing lack...

Renault to be renamed Alpine F1 from 2021 season

  The Renault Formula One team will be renamed Alpine F1 from 2021, competing in French colours to showcase the carmaker’s sportscar brand,...

Vinesh Phogat tests positive for COVID-19

Vinesh Phogat, Indian woman wrestler, took to Twitter to reveal that she has tested positive for the coronavirus. The Asian Games gold medallist said...

Usain Bolt tests positive for COVID-19

  Jamaica: Usain Bolt, the eight-time Olympic gold-winning sprinter, confirmed that he has tested positive for coronavirus after partying with fr...

Aditi Ashok, Diksha Dagar exit Women’s British Open

 Tvesa Malik hung on while Aditi Ashok and Diksha Dagar exited the AIG women’s British Open at the halfway stage here on Friday. Tvesa was ...

National Sports Award's dignity has to be maintained: Sushil

Double Olympic medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar on Thursday indicated that the selection committee runs the risk of lowering the dignity of the annual...

Asian Boxing Championships in India postponed to 2021

The Asian Boxing Championships, which was to be held in India in November-December, has been postponed to next year owing to the disruption caused by...

A.B de Villiers joins RCB bio-bubble in Chennai

Rishabh Pant to lead Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021

Harmanpreet Kaur tests positive for Covid-19

Want to score most hundreds for England: Bairstow

Sachin Tendulkar tests positive for COVID-19

BBC honour for Anju Bobby George, Koneru Humpy

Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Saina, Prannoy test positive for COVID-19 again

2021 World Indoor Championships postponed to March 2023

4 Olympic-bound boxers included in TOPS