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Glad Shah Rukh Khan has supported Muay Thai: Sonal Sehgal

Glad Shah Rukh Khan has supported Muay Thai: Sonal Sehgal

Sonal Sehgal is happy that a superstar like Shah Rukh Khan has extended support for the sport Muay Thai.

Feb 20, 2016, 19:48 PM IST
Activists doubt Azerbaijan`s opening up through sport

Activists doubt Azerbaijan`s opening up through sport

Sport and politics do mix when the Azerbaijan hosts of the first European Games are accused by rights groups of putting on the "Games of Repression."

Jun 18, 2015, 17:45 PM IST
Allu Arjun inspires brother to sport six-pack abs

Allu Arjun inspires brother to sport six-pack abs

 Actor Allu Arjun, considered to be the first Telugu actor to sport six-pack abs a few years ago, has now inspired his actor-brother Allu Sirish to follow in his footsteps and achieve a well-sculpted body.

May 24, 2015, 15:09 PM IST
Sports Engineering ideal for those driven by passion for sports & technology

Sports Engineering ideal for those driven by passion for sports & technology

David James, Deputy Director, Centre for Sports Engineering Research, c University speaks to Sanchayan Bhattacharjee about opportunities, work portfolios and the market for a career in sports e

Mar 10, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

McGregor thrilled by dominant Dragons

Paul McGregor can`t wait for the domestic season to start after his St George Illawarra Dragons saw off the challenge of Warrington Wolves in the World Club Series opener.

Feb 21, 2015, 07:11 AM IST
Relationship with Virat Kohli not hidden: Anushka Sharma!

Relationship with Virat Kohli not hidden: Anushka Sharma!

After cricketer Virat Kohli admitted about his relationship with girlfriend Anushka Sharma, the 'PK' actress too has come forward to break the silence on her love affair.

Dec 07, 2014, 15:33 PM IST
Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics

Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics

North Korea`s victories at the Asian Games are a new example of how sport, politics and diplomacy are often mixed in dealings with Pyongyang, and by the isolated state`s propaganda machine.

Oct 04, 2014, 20:10 PM IST
Alexandre Pato strikes as Sao Paulo rise to second

Alexandre Pato strikes as Sao Paulo rise to second

Alexandre Pato scored his seventh goal in nine matches as Sao Paulo defeated Sport 2-0 in Brazil's Serie A championship.

Sep 08, 2014, 12:18 PM IST

International Sports Film Week kicks off in Beijing

Beijing International Sports Film Week 2014 opened here Tuesday, featuring nearly 60 sports films from home and abroad.

Aug 12, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

ICC defends `under-fire` anti-corruption unit despite `victim of restructuring` report

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has reportedly defended the work of its Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU), despite announcing a review into how the sport cracks down on fixing.

May 10, 2014, 12:35 PM IST

Pistorius faces fierce cross-examination at murder trial

South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius faced fierce cross-examination at his murder trial Wednesday as the prosecution tore into his claim that he never intended to kill his girlfriend.

Apr 09, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Brain trauma like NFL, boxing seen in football

A degenerative brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head has been found in a US semi-professional football player who died last April, the New York Times reported Thursday.

Feb 28, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Healthy people have better attention span

Researchers from the University of Granada have demonstrated that people who normally practice sport have a better cognitive performance than those with bad physical health.

Apr 11, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Tawde laments use of lakhs of litres of water for IPL matches

IPL organisers should take an appropriate decision on holding the tournament in Maharashtra given the drought in the state, Leader of Opposition in state Legislative Council Vinod Tawde said on Sunday.

Mar 31, 2013, 19:21 PM IST

Indian Paralympic athlete alleges lack of escorts, officials deny

Controversy broke out in the Indian Paralympic team here with an athlete alleging lack of escorts to look after them even as the officials sought to make light of it.

Sep 02, 2012, 18:04 PM IST

Sarfaraz calls `mere medium pacer` Akram`s appointment as bowling coach `joke`

Former Pakistan fast bowler Sarfaraz Nawaz has criticized the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for hiring Mohammad Akram as fast bowling coach for the national team.

Aug 30, 2012, 14:04 PM IST

Treating Olympics as another shooting event: Ronjan Sodhi

India`s ace double-trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi, is so confident of his ability that he wants to treat the London Olympics as just another competition.

Jun 02, 2012, 21:22 PM IST

US Army hearing on claim Afghans `killed for sport`

Some of the US soldiers are accused of mutilating corpses and removing bones.

Sep 26, 2010, 10:01 AM IST

US soldiers accused of killing Afghans `for sport`

The soldiers are facing accusations of randomly targeting Afghan civilians.

Sep 19, 2010, 15:42 PM IST

Belly-buttons key to success in sport!

Scientists have found the reason why blacks dominate on the running track and whites in the swimming pool: it`s in their belly-buttons, a study published Monday shows.

Jul 13, 2010, 00:23 AM IST