Friday, April 16, 2021


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...

IPL 2020: Anushka Sharma slams Sunil Gavaskar for 'distasteful' comment

The legendary Sunil Gavaskar on Friday found himself in the midst of a controversy for making an unsavoury comment against Virat Kohli and his wife A...

RCB skipper Virat fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh after his team maintained a slow over-rate during their Indian Premier Leag...

KL Rahul leads KXIP to 97-run win over RCB

  Abu Dhabi: Kings XI Punjab thrashed Royal Challengers by 97 runs to register their first win of IPL 2020 in Dubai on Thursday. Ravi Bishnoi pic...

Ankita Raina bows out of French Open qualifiers

Ankita Raina could not go past the second round at the French Open qualifiers, suffering a straight set defeat against Japan’s Kurumi Nara, in ...

Former Australian cricket legend Dean Jones passes away

Mumbai: Former Australian cricket legend Dean Jones has died of a massive heart attack. He was 59. Dean was part of Star Sports commentary team and w...

Luis Suarez moves from Barcelona to Atletico Madrid

Barcelona said that it reached a deal with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of the Uruguay striker Luis Suarez for 6 million euros. Suarez was let go...

Rohit Sharma stars in Mumbai Indians' 49-run win over KKR

Abu Dhabi: Skipper Rohit Sharma's effortless batting formed the cornerstone of Mumbai Indians' resounding 49-run win over Kolkata Knight Riders in an...

Mitchell Marsh out of IPL 2020

Mitchell Marsh has become the first player to be ruled out of IPL 2020 because of injury, and West Indies allrounder Jason Holder has been named as h...

Sanju, Smith, Archer swing 16-run win for Rajasthan Royals over CSK

Sanju Samson’s effortless six-hitting exhibition along with Jofra Archer’s magnificent all-round show formed the cornerstone of Rajasthan...

Novak Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open to make Masters history

World number one Novak Djokovic overcame a sluggish start to lift his fifth Italian Open title on Monday, defeating Argentine Diego Schwartzman 7-5 6...

Halep wins Italian Open after Pliskova retires from final

  Top-seeded Simona Halep won her first Italian Open title on Monday when 2019 champion Karolina Pliskova retired midway through the final with a...

Novak Djokovic battles past Ruud to reach Italian Open final

Novak Djokovic was made to work hard by Casper Ruud in blustery conditions before the world number one got past the unseeded Norwegian 7-5 6-3 on Sun...

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...

Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open with hamstring injury

Japan’s Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the upcoming French Open with a hamstring injury, she said on Thursday. The 22-year-old had her left ham...

Maxwell, Carey star as Australia beats England in ODI series

Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey struck centuries in a 212-run stand to help Australia reach a record target of 303 at Old Trafford with two balls remain...

Messi becomes football’s 2nd billionaire after Ronaldo

Lionel Messi was denied a potentially money-spinning move away from Barcelona this month after a contract-dispute but the Argentine maestro remains t...

Andy Murray given wild card into French Open

Andy Murray received a wild card into the French Open. The former No. 1 was the only non-Frenchman of eight players to be given a free pass into the ...

Messi edges out Ronaldo as world's highest-paid footballer

Barcelona legend Lionel Messi topped the list of the world's highest-paid soccer players in 2020, taking home a cool $126 million in earnings, accord...

Dominic Thiem wins US Open, his 1st Grand Slam title

Dominic Thiem produced a historic comeback to beat Alexander Zverev in a nervy five-setter and win the US Open on Sunday for his first Grand Slam tit...

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