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Sports personalities wish their fans 'Happy New Year'

Sports personalities wish their fans 'Happy New Year'

So for a brighter 2018, some of our favorite sports personalities took to their Twitter handle to wish their fans ''Happy New Year."

Jan 01, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
ICC's top ten Tweets of 2017: Pakistan cricket rules the lot

ICC's top ten Tweets of 2017: Pakistan cricket rules the lot

Eight of the ten most shared Tweets belong to Pakistan Cricket.

Jan 01, 2018, 15:07 PM IST

2017 in review: Top five controversies that rocked Indian sports

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Dec 28, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton joins Sebastian Vettel in the fight for fifth title

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton joins Sebastian Vettel in the fight for fifth title

Never before have two quadruple world champions fought each other for a fifth crown but Hamilton and Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel will be lining up to do just that come the Australian season-opener on March 25.

Dec 28, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
Key moments of 2017 in football

Key moments of 2017 in football

Germany legend Philipp Lahm, 33, retired from professional football with his Bayern Munich teammate Xavi Alonso this summer. The two players won every major trophy in their careers and were key figures in two of the most incredible matches of this century.

Dec 27, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Hockey: Continental giants India struggle for global success in 2017

Hockey: Continental giants India struggle for global success in 2017

The Asia Cup crown after a decade and the bronze at the Hockey World League Finals were the high points for India's men's hockey team in the year gone by, where successes at the global stage were few and far between.

Dec 27, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Written off as dead men walking, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal shine in 2017

Written off as dead men walking, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal shine in 2017

Evergreen Federer, who will turn 37 in 2018, and Nadal, 32 in June next year, split the four Grand Slams in 2017 between themselves. 

Dec 26, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
Indian Cricket 2017: A year of brilliance

Indian Cricket 2017: A year of brilliance

Stand-in-skipper Rohit Sharma sent records tumbling with the likes of former skipper MS Dhoni.

Dec 25, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
Future bright for Manchester City as EPL rivals aim to bridge class gap

Future bright for Manchester City as EPL rivals aim to bridge class gap

The future is bright for Pep Guardiola`s side, but City's rivals face a more uncertain time in 2018 as they try to bridge the gulf in class.

Dec 25, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
2017 a failure for Indian tennis, even though youngsters bring a few proud moments

2017 a failure for Indian tennis, even though youngsters bring a few proud moments

Indian tennis moved at its usual pace as there was neither great success nor depths of despair. It just hung in the middle, thanks to the unswerving spirit of the youngsters.

Dec 24, 2017, 20:22 PM IST
Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise exposes wrestling's sorry tale in 2017

Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise exposes wrestling's sorry tale in 2017

Indian wrestling would have remained a tale of highs and lows had it not been for two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar's Phoenix-like rise, which gave a reality check to a sport that hasn't moved much since his sudden exit from the scene three years ago. 

Dec 24, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
A year of revival, Indian boxing finds its bearings again

A year of revival, Indian boxing finds its bearings again

From an unheralded Gaurav Bidhuri and the legendary MC Mary Kom to the well-established Shiva Thapa, and not to forget a bunch of teenaged women boxers – all of them scripted their little piece of history in a fairly successful 2017.

Dec 22, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
Pankaj Advani once again rules India's year in cue sports

Pankaj Advani once again rules India's year in cue sports

Rarely does a sport become synonymous with an individual but Pankaj Advani has been just that to cue sports in India for a long time and this year was no different as he claimed a couple of more world titles to add to his legendary status.

Dec 19, 2017, 14:31 PM IST
The most talked about tweets from the world of sports in 2016

The most talked about tweets from the world of sports in 2016

Here are the top 6 tweets that made the headline in 2016.

Dec 17, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

2016 in review: When a cricket-obsessed nation was clean bowled by gymnast Dipa Karmakar

One of the strangest things ever to have happened in Indian sports was witnessed in Rio, on the eve of country’s 70th Independence Day.

Dec 15, 2016, 17:14 PM IST
Kapil Sharma: The 'Sharmaji ka ladka' we all love

Kapil Sharma: The 'Sharmaji ka ladka' we all love

Well, we all have a 'Sharmaji ka ladka' in our lives who our parents compare us to, all the time. And, admit it, we hate him from the bottom of our hearts. But, ace comedian Kapil Sharma has broken this stereotype. By proving this notion wrong, he has without-a-doubt emerged as our favourite 'Sharmaji ka ladka' of all times.

Dec 15, 2016, 15:42 PM IST
Pratyusha Banerjee suicide: A curious case of 'Balika Vadhu', her boyfriend and the 'other' woman!

Pratyusha Banerjee suicide: A curious case of 'Balika Vadhu', her boyfriend and the 'other' woman!

The perspective about Indian television underwent a major transformation in 2008 with the advent of a show based on the sensitive subject of marriage.

Dec 15, 2016, 15:30 PM IST
Hit and misses of Bollywood movies released in 2016

Hit and misses of Bollywood movies released in 2016

What a fabulous year it has been for Bollywood movies! From biopics, patriotic themes, sequels and franchises, controversial flicks to the highly anticipated ones, movies this year have definitely raised a bar for Bollywood.

Dec 14, 2016, 16:29 PM IST