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Hamilton reprimanded but keeps German GP win

Hamilton reprimanded but keeps German GP win

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was reprimanded by stewards on Sunday but escaped a sanction that would have stripped him of a stunning German Grand Prix victory.

Jul 22, 2018, 23:56 PM IST
Sports Authority of India selects 734 athletes for Khelo India scholarship

Sports Authority of India selects 734 athletes for Khelo India scholarship

A release from the Sports Ministry said, "For the first time ever, in order to create a strong ecosystem for nurturing talent, various private, state and SAI academies have been accredited. A High

Jul 22, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Sports can bridge Indo-Pak gap: Muhammad Riaz, Pakistan wrestling team manager

Sports can bridge Indo-Pak gap: Muhammad Riaz, Pakistan wrestling team manager

"I believe sports can bring the two nations together. Be it cricket, hockey, kabaddi or wrestling, if you organise an Indo-Pak event, then you will definitely observe the excitement people have for

Jul 22, 2018, 13:11 PM IST
India's Namita Toppo completes 150 international caps in hockey

India's Namita Toppo completes 150 international caps in hockey

The Indian women hockey team`s opening match of the London World Cup 2018 against hosts England saw Indian midfielder Namita Toppo acheive the milestone of 150 international caps for the country.

Jul 22, 2018, 12:42 PM IST
Indian women's compound team bags silver in Archery World Cup

Indian women's compound team bags silver in Archery World Cup

 Indian women's compound team once again failed to cross the final hurdle, this time by a heartbreaking one point, to settle for a silver medal in the fourth and concluding stage of the Archery World

Jul 21, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
Indian WWE wrestler Kavita Devi to compete in Mae Young Classic tourney

Indian WWE wrestler Kavita Devi to compete in Mae Young Classic tourney

Kavita Devi is the lone Indian woman among the 32 female competitors, who will take part in the tournament to be held on August 8 and 9 in Florida.  

Jul 21, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
Indian junior men's hockey team hold the Netherlands to 2-2 draw

Indian junior men's hockey team hold the Netherlands to 2-2 draw

The Indian junior men's hockey team overcame an early 0-2 setback to hold the Netherlands 2-2 in a hard-fought encounter at the U-23 Five Nations Tournament here.

Jul 21, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
 World Squash Federation backs India on security at Junior Championship

World Squash Federation backs India on security at Junior Championship

According to a media report, Switzerland's top junior girls' squash player, Ambre Allinckx, was not permitted by her parents to take part in the tournament because of safety concerns.

Jul 20, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
 Gymnasts who survived doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abuse unite at ESPYs

Gymnasts who survived doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abuse unite at ESPYs

More than 100 survivors who went public with gut-wrenching stories of abuse by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar joined in a show of solidarity on Wednesday as they accepted an award for

Jul 20, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth, Prannoy retain places in BWF rankings

Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth, Prannoy retain places in BWF rankings

 India`s star shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal retained their positions in women`s singles in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday.

Jul 20, 2018, 12:10 PM IST
Daniel DC Cormier to face Brock Lesnar in WWE UFC, warns he will put the Universal champion to sleep

Daniel DC Cormier to face Brock Lesnar in WWE UFC, warns he will put the Universal champion to sleep

Daniel 'DC' Cormier and Brock Lesnar will lock horns at the Ultimate Fighting Championship and the former is confident of winning the bout. 

Jul 20, 2018, 10:41 AM IST
Asian Games 2018: Handball Federation of India 'relieved' after inclusion of men's team

Asian Games 2018: Handball Federation of India 'relieved' after inclusion of men's team

Secretary of Handball Federation of India (HFI) Anandeshwar Pandey on Wednesday said that were relieved as the decision of including the men`s team for the 2018 Asian Games was in their favour.

Jul 19, 2018, 15:50 PM IST
Pune school student bags two medals at 14th Asian School Chess Championship

Pune school student bags two medals at 14th Asian School Chess Championship

 City boy Akshay Borgaonkar bagged two medals - a gold and a silver -- at the recently concluded 14th Asian School Chess Championship in Sri Lanka in the under-9 years group.

Jul 19, 2018, 15:38 PM IST
Government asks IOA to reconsider selection of teams, athletes for Asian Games 2018

Government asks IOA to reconsider selection of teams, athletes for Asian Games 2018

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Wednesday wrote a letter to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) asking them to reconsider the selection of teams or athletes for the upcoming Asian Games

Jul 19, 2018, 14:09 PM IST
7 new events in 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics: IOC

7 new events in 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics: IOC

The IOC on Wednesday approved the addition of monobob and freestyle ski big air, as well as dynamic mixed team formats including short track mixed relay, a ski jumping mixed team event, mixed team

Jul 19, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Softball to give Tokyo 2020 Olympics a symbolic start

Softball to give Tokyo 2020 Olympics a symbolic start

The softball program, along with football, starts two days before the July 24 opening ceremony due to the number of games to be played.

Jul 19, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar gets up to 175 years as abuse victims applaud

Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar gets up to 175 years as abuse victims applaud

“I’ve signed your death warrant,” Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie Aquilina told Nassar, following days of accounts from about 160 of his victims.

Jul 19, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Pro Masters Badminton League 2018 to see former internationals, Indian players in action

Pro Masters Badminton League 2018 to see former internationals, Indian players in action

PMBL organizing secretary J. B. S. Vidyadhar said that the three-day tournament for master players, aged 35 or above, would begin on July 30 at 8 AM.

Jul 18, 2018, 11:13 AM IST
Hima Das scripts history in Indian athletics, WATCH her 'golden' run in Tampere

Hima Das scripts history in Indian athletics, WATCH her 'golden' run in Tampere

Hima registered a time of 51.46 seconds in the final at the Ratina Stadium to become the first Indian athlete to win gold in a world championship across all age groups.

Jul 13, 2018, 13:07 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind celebrate Hima Das' unprecedented feat

PM Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind celebrate Hima Das' unprecedented feat

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed sprinter Hima Das, who became the first Indian woman to clinch a gold medal at a global event -- the World Under-20

Jul 13, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

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