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Retiring Usain Bolt curious about his successor as world's fastest man

Retiring Usain Bolt curious about his successor as world's fastest man

Usain Bolt, who has amassed eight Olympic golds and 13 world championship medals, will take his final bow in August in London.

Sudirman Cup: South Korea upset defending champions China to win first world mixed teams title in 14 years Sudirman Cup: South Korea upset defending champions China to win first world mixed teams title in 14 years

South Korea on Sunday won badminton's Sudirman Cup for the first time in 14 years with an emotional 3-2 victory over 10-time champions China at Australia's Gold Coast.

Indian boxers Laishram Sarita, Pinki Jangra return to amateur fold after brief pro stint Indian boxers Laishram Sarita, Pinki Jangra return to amateur fold after brief pro stint

The two boxers, who had signed up with the Indian Boxing Council (IBC), will be re-joining the national camp after submitting letters of apology to the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) for abruptly leaving the amateur circuit not too long back.

Club-based Ultimate Table Tennis announces franchises for first season Club-based Ultimate Table Tennis announces franchises for first season

Unlike other major sporting leagues being run in the country currently like IPL and ISL, UTT will have club based franchises rather than city-based franchises.

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel leads memorable Ferrari 1-2, extends championship lead by 25 points over Lewis Hamilton Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel leads memorable Ferrari 1-2, extends championship lead by 25 points over Lewis Hamilton

Vettel`s success was Ferrari`s first in the principality in 16 years since seven-time champion Michael Schumacher triumphed in 2001. It was the 82nd 1-2 in the team`s history.

National level shooter Ayisha Falaq shoots abductors, rescues kidnapped brother-in-law National level shooter Ayisha Falaq shoots abductors, rescues kidnapped brother-in-law

Ayisha intuitively pulled out her gun and striked down the two. One was hit on his waist, while the other was hit on his foot.

Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav fails dope test, to be stripped off Asian youth medal Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav fails dope test, to be stripped off Asian youth medal

It was an in-competition test, which was conducted last month during the National Youth Championship in Hyderabad.

Aditi Ashok makes Volvik LPGA Championship cut after spirited second round performance Aditi Ashok makes Volvik LPGA Championship cut after spirited second round performance

She will now play the third round with the experienced and charismatic Christina Kim (71-70), a three-time winner on LPGA.

Sudirman Cup: Defending champions China play South Korea in final Sudirman Cup: Defending champions China play South Korea in final

South Korea, who beat China for their last Sudirman Cup title in Eindhoven in 2003, won their semi-final 3-1 over Thailand.

Monaco Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen leads Ferrari front-row with first pole in nine years Monaco Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen leads Ferrari front-row with first pole in nine years

The 37-year-old Finn, who had not taken pole position for 128 races stretching back to the French Grand Prix of 2008, dominated the afternoon's action to clock a fastest lap of one minute and 12.178 seconds.

Lewis Hamilton fans' most popular driver, Ferrari wins teams vote Lewis Hamilton fans' most popular driver, Ferrari wins teams vote

Ferrari was ranked as the top team by nearly a third of respondents, almost double that of the Italian outfit's closest rivals Mercedes.

Monaco Grand Prix: On rest day, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff  claims `changed` Lewis Hamilton is now a team player Monaco Grand Prix: On rest day, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff claims `changed` Lewis Hamilton is now a team player

Wolff revealed that the abrupt retirement of 2016 champion German Nico Rosberg has led to a new unity at Mercedes with his replacement Finn Valtteri Bottas working more closely with Hamilton.

LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

James, who is seeking a fourth NBA title, took 212 post-season games to surpass Jordan, a six-time champion who played 179 playoff games.

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel flies in Monte Carlo but Lewis Hamilton labours Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel flies in Monte Carlo but Lewis Hamilton labours

On the tightest and most intricate circuit on the Formula One calendar, Vettel blitzed around the streets of the Mediterranean principality to clock a best lap in one minute and 12.720 seconds.

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel looks to end Ferrari`s 16-year in Monte Carlo Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel looks to end Ferrari`s 16-year in Monte Carlo

The three-time champion will be seeking his third Monaco win after triumphing also in 2008 while Vettel, who won for Red Bull in 2011, is chasing his second win and, learning of Mercedes` worries, will fancy his chances.

Former India wrestler Kripa Shankar Bishnoi suggests key changes to world body Former India wrestler Kripa Shankar Bishnoi suggests key changes to world body

The current weight divisions of 59 kg, 66 kg, 75 kg, 85 kg, 98 kg and 130 kg in the Greco-Roman style could be changed to 60 kg, 70 kg, 80 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg and 130 kg.