Veteran Assam sports journalist Pulin Das passed away on Wednesday at the age of 96 at a private hospital after prolonged illness, family sources said.
Olympic champion cyclist Chris Hoy found himself yet again on the receiving end of Twitter abuse directed at football referee Chris Foy as angry Chelsea fans vented their frustration on social media.
Top football referees in China have been convicted for accepting bribes to fix football matches and indulging in various forms of corruption.
The All India Football Federation will honour two referees of the country on August 31 ahead of the Asian Referees Day which falls on September 1.
Former Peru captain Nolberto Solano has criticised the country`s referees for being sensitive.
Day in Pics: 25th November
Showbiz World - November 25, 2014