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Relief for UP Dangal as Geeta Phogat declared fit for ongoing Pro Wrestling League

Relief for UP Dangal as Geeta Phogat declared fit for ongoing Pro Wrestling League

The team declared that Geeta is now fit and will be available for the encounter against NCR Punjab Royals tomorrow.

Krishna Poonia thrashes bullies, saves two teenage girls from harassment on New Year

Krishna Poonia thrashes bullies, saves two teenage girls from harassment on New Year

Sharing her experience about the incident, Poonia lamented over the society's reluctance to come forward and raise their voices during such incidents.

Pro Wrestling League: After recovering from knee injury, wrestler Amit Dahiya eyes comeback

Pro Wrestling League: After recovering from knee injury, wrestler Amit Dahiya eyes comeback

Amit, will open his PWL campaign against reigning Olympic champion Vladimer Khinchegashvili.

Sports Ministry halts funding of IOA for honouring Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh Chautala

Sports Ministry halts funding of IOA for honouring Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh Chautala

Kalmadi has declined the post until his case has been heard, while Chautala, who was initially adamant to stay on in the patron`s role, has hinted at stepping down.

Ajay Maken condemns Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointments as IOA presidents, says could dent India's image

Ajay Maken condemns Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointments as IOA presidents, says could dent India's image

The Sports Minister yesterday lashed out at the IOA for making tainted Kalmadi and Chautala as life presidents of the sports body.

Sports Minister Vijay Goel approves proposal to hire foreign coaches

Sports Minister Vijay Goel approves proposal to hire foreign coaches

Keeping this in view, extension to foreign coaches in future will be given on the basis of their performance as assessed by a committee.

Akhil, Jitender Kumar target pro circuit through Vijender Singh's IOS

Akhil, Jitender Kumar target pro circuit through Vijender Singh's IOS

Vijender, unbeaten in the circuit with 7 wins, is currently based in Manchester but made a smash-hit homecoming in July by winning the WBO title.

Parupalli Kashyap reaches main draw of Korea Open

Parupalli Kashyap reaches main draw of Korea Open

K Srikanth, Ajay Jayaram, H S Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth will start their campaign in men's singles, while Tanvi Lad will be the only competitor in women's singles.

Rio Olympics 2016: Deepika Kumari falters under pressure, Atanu Das finishes fifth in ranking round

Rio Olympics 2016: Deepika Kumari falters under pressure, Atanu Das finishes fifth in ranking round

Indian archers campaign got off to a rousing start with a brilliant show in the morning session by Atanu Das in his maiden Olympics appearance.

Kejriwal ticks minister off, stops anti-begging drive

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal halted his Social Welfare Minister Sandeep Kumar's plan.

Commonwealth Games : ICC demands inclusion of women's cricket in 2022 edition

Commonwealth Games : ICC demands inclusion of women's cricket in 2022 edition

The ICC has also been exploring the possibility of getting cricket added to the Olympic programme.

National Welfare Fund to pay Rs. 5 lakh to needy sportspersons

National Welfare Fund to pay Rs. 5 lakh to needy sportspersons

Scope of the scheme has also been expanded to include more sports persons for being considered for financial assistance from the fund.

CWG-related graft case: Court accepts CBI's closure report

CWG-related graft case: Court accepts CBI's closure report

A special court has accepted the CBI's closure report in a corruption case pertaining to alleged irregularities in construction of new sports facility block and renovation of Talkatora Stadium.

Indian athletics in 2015: Dutee's landmark case, Rio Olympics berths for 15 high points

Indian athletics in 2015: Dutee's landmark case, Rio Olympics berths for 15 high points

Indian athletics is yet to open its medal account in the Olympics but track and field contingent is set to be a sizeable one in the Rio Games next year with 15 having made the cut so far.

Let bygones be bygones: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa​ clear differences

Let bygones be bygones: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa​ clear differences

Dipika, Joshna stopped talking after the heated on court exchange during Incheon Games.

Sarita Devi continues winning return in China training trip

Sarita Devi continues winning return in China training trip

Sarita thrashed You Ji 3-0 in her bout to continue a confident return to the ring after serving out a one-year ban for her emotional outburst at the Asian Games last year.

Indian boxer Jai Bhagwan suspended by Haryana police for taking bribe

Indian boxer Jai Bhagwan suspended by Haryana police for taking bribe

Jai Bhagwan has been suspended by Haryana Police after an internal inquiry found him to have taken a bribe of Rs one lakh from a trader in Adampur, Hisar.

Odisha CM assures all assistance to Dutee Chand

Odisha CM assures all assistance to Dutee Chand

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday assured ace sprinter Dutee Chand of all possible assistance for her preparation for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

South Africa vows Commonwealth Games will 'heal wounds'

South Africa on Wednesday promised to deliver a world-class event when the city of Durban hosts the 2022 Commonwealth Games, saying the occasion would help the country overcome its turbulent past.

Historic moment: Africa to have first Commonwealth Games at Durban in 2022

Durban was officially named as host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games on Wednesday, making it the first African city ever to stage the sporting spectacular, sparking big celebrations.