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It's a match! Saina Nehwal ties the knot with Parupalli Kashyap

It's a match! Saina Nehwal ties the knot with Parupalli Kashyap

Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap were reportedly in a relationship for several years.

Dec 14, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
Justin Gatlin believes he can still be a contender in Doha 100m

Justin Gatlin believes he can still be a contender in Doha 100m

To build his strength in the 2019 season, Gatlin will run more 200 metres including at the U.S. trials in July.

Dec 14, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
Newcastle manager says VAR cannot come soon

Newcastle manager says VAR cannot come soon

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez was furious with two refereeing decisions as his team suffered a stoppage-time home defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League on Sunday.

Dec 10, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton picks fifth F1 trophy, eyes more titles

Lewis Hamilton picks fifth F1 trophy, eyes more titles

Britain`s most successful racing driver, and only the third man to win at least five titles, also won a media vote for personality of the year -- denying Red Bull rival Max Verstappen a fourth in a

Dec 08, 2018, 07:49 AM IST
Lionel Messi's fifth place in Ballon d'Or absurd: Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde

Lionel Messi's fifth place in Ballon d'Or absurd: Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi finished in fifth place in the Ballon d’Or voting on Monday night.

Dec 05, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi thanks FIFA chief after receiving special jersey at G20 Summit

PM Narendra Modi thanks FIFA chief after receiving special jersey at G20 Summit

Prime Minister Modi thanked the FIFA president for presenting him with the special jersey and said that it is impossible to not think about football when in Argentina. 

Dec 02, 2018, 14:51 PM IST
Deontay Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title after draw with Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title after draw with Tyson Fury

Hard-hitting Wilder knocked Fury down twice but the Briton controlled much of the fight behind his long jab and precise footwork while managing to mostly avoid the American`s powerful overhand right.

Dec 02, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
 Diego Costa ready for La Liga clash against Girona, says Atletico Madrid coach

Diego Costa ready for La Liga clash against Girona, says Atletico Madrid coach

Costa missed the recent 2-0 win against Monaco in the UEFA Champions League because of problems with an old bone injury in his right foot.

Dec 02, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Hockey World Cup: India face stern test against Belgium in virtual pre-quarterfinal

Hockey World Cup: India face stern test against Belgium in virtual pre-quarterfinal

India are heading into the clash on the back of their crushing 5-0 win over 15th ranked South Africa in the opening match of the Hockey World Cup.

Dec 02, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
Pro Kabaddi League: U Mumba outclass Dabang Delhi 41-34

Pro Kabaddi League: U Mumba outclass Dabang Delhi 41-34

U Mumba trailed by nine points in the first half but produced a solid performance in the second half. Hosts Dabang Delhi led for most of the match but their defence failed to contain Desai in the

Dec 01, 2018, 23:46 PM IST
Raninder Singh becomes first Indian to be elected ISSF vice-president

Raninder Singh becomes first Indian to be elected ISSF vice-president

Former trap shooter Raninder SIngh, 51, also heads the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI).

Dec 01, 2018, 11:42 AM IST
Boxing still on the ropes after IOC halts planning for Tokyo 2020

Boxing still on the ropes after IOC halts planning for Tokyo 2020

AIBA has been in turmoil for years and the IOC has warned the Swiss-based body to sort out its finances and governance, as well as anti-doping issues, or risk missing out on Tokyo 2020.

Dec 01, 2018, 08:21 AM IST
Force India name disappears from Formula One as FIA releases 2019 entry list

Force India name disappears from Formula One as FIA releases 2019 entry list

The team, who became Force India in 2008 after Indian beer baron Vijay Mallya bought Spyker F1, were taken over in August by Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll after going into administration.

Dec 01, 2018, 07:44 AM IST
Derby's Bradley Johnson charged with violent conduct over 'biting' incident

Derby's Bradley Johnson charged with violent conduct over 'biting' incident

The pair clashed after Stoke`s Oghenekaro Etebo was sent off in the side`s 2-1 victory on Wednesday, with TV replays suggesting Johnson sank his teeth into Allen`s shoulder.

Nov 30, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Tiger Woods clears air with Patrick Reed over Ryder Cup comments

Tiger Woods clears air with Patrick Reed over Ryder Cup comments

Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed could yet team up at the Presidents Cup, with the former hoping to compete as a playing captain.

Nov 30, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
 Hockey World Cup: A look at the past winners

Hockey World Cup: A look at the past winners

The 2018 edition of the tournament kick started at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on November 28 and it will run till December 16.  

Nov 29, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
Norway's Magnus Carlsen wins World Chess Championship for fourth time

Norway's Magnus Carlsen wins World Chess Championship for fourth time

Carlsen has been the world`s top ranked player for the past eight years and has now defended his title three times since he first won it in 2013 by beating Indian grandmaster Viswanathan Anand. 

Nov 29, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
'Exhausted' Tiger Woods planning to adjust schedule

'Exhausted' Tiger Woods planning to adjust schedule

14-time major winner Woods enjoyed a strong finish on his return to golf following spinal-fusion surgery in 2017, playing in 18 PGA Tour events.

Nov 29, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Sports in India has changed in last 5 years: Rahul Bose

Sports in India has changed in last 5 years: Rahul Bose

With more and more businessmen investing in sports academies under the Corporate Social Responsibility, things were expected to only get better, he noted. 

Nov 28, 2018, 22:15 PM IST
 Complete schedule and match timings of Hockey World Cup 2018

Complete schedule and match timings of Hockey World Cup 2018

Hosts and fifth-placed India will also begin their campaign later in the day when they take on 15th-ranked South Africa in another Pool C clash.

Nov 28, 2018, 15:17 PM IST