Probe against two kabaddi players for wrongfully claiming INR 2 crore award from Haryana

Probe against two kabaddi players for wrongfully claiming INR 2 crore award from Haryana

Manjeet Chillar and Rakesh Kumar - who were part of the Indian team that won gold medal in the Incheon Asian Games in 2014.

Mary Kom influenced us: Pakistani women boxers

Mary Kom influenced us: Pakistani women boxers

The pugilists credited the biographical sports film on five-time world champion and Indian boxing icon Mary Kom.

12th South Asian Games: Gold rush, Rio Olympic berth for Kavita Raut but India lose hockey final

12th South Asian Games: Gold rush, Rio Olympic berth for Kavita Raut but India lose hockey final

Holding on firmly to the top spot in the overall standings, India increased their tally to 248 -- including 146 gold, 79 silver and 23 bronze medals.

Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Most established players of the Indian team are busy playing the Hockey India League which has coincided with the 12th South Asian Games.

Kapil Dev under IT radar for buying company for heavily deflated price: Report

Kapil Dev under IT radar for buying company for heavily deflated price: Report

The report claimed that Kapil, along with other share holders, have bought the company for less than Rs 6 crore when the actual cost was Rs 32 crore.

Zika virus: US to hire disease experts ahead of 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Zika virus: US to hire disease experts ahead of 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Brazil is the worst-hit country in the outbreak of Zika that is sweeping the Americas.

India's golden run continues unabated in South Asian Games

India's golden run continues unabated in South Asian Games

India have won a whopping 194 medals, including 117 gold, 61 silver and 16 bronze medals.

Today's live sports TV guide: South Asian Games, U-19 World Cup, Pro Kabaddi League

Today's live sports TV guide: South Asian Games, U-19 World Cup, Pro Kabaddi League

Here is the complete list of sporting events for February 8.

12th South Asian Games: Gold rush continues for India; swimmers, wrestlers shine

12th South Asian Games: Gold rush continues for India; swimmers, wrestlers shine

The bulk of the medals on Sunday came through the swimmers, who scooped 10 in all -- including 4 gold , 5 silver and 1 bronze.

Sudha Singh: Long distance runner finally settles with marathon for 2016 Rio Olympics

Sudha Singh: Long distance runner finally settles with marathon for 2016 Rio Olympics

She was reportedly displeased with coach Nikolai Snesarev`s decision of making her concentrate on marathon instead of her favoured 3,000 metres steeplechase.

India brought Afghanistan athletes in chartered flight: Pakistan envoy impressed with SAG 2016

India brought Afghanistan athletes in chartered flight: Pakistan envoy impressed with SAG 2016

The multi-sport event is being held in Guwahati and Shillong.

Yelena Isinbayeva's anticipated return on hold due to leg injury

Yelena Isinbayeva's anticipated return on hold due to leg injury

Two-time Olympic champion took a break after winning the 2013 world championships.

Iconic Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

Iconic Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

Hollande had been rushed out of the stadium during an football match on November 13, when Islamic State attacks killed 130 in the French capital.

Olympian Punjab Police officer commits suicide

Singh, an Arjuna awardee in 1998, had represented India in judo at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics and in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.
 

North Korea could be ready for missile launch by Super Bowl: US source

U.S. intelligence agencies believe North Korea could be ready for its next rocket launch by the time of the U.S. Super Bowl on Sunday, a U.S. government source said on Friday.

IAAF seeks Chinese help in athlete's claims of systematic doping

IAAF seeks Chinese help in athlete's claims of systematic doping

The previously unseen letter was apparently written by Wang ​Junxia in 1995.

Ankita Raina's day out in Fed Cup; India beat Uzbekistan 3-0 in Thailand

Ankita Raina's day out in Fed Cup; India beat Uzbekistan 3-0 in Thailand

India will play Kazakhstan for fifth-sixth place finish.

PM Narendra Modi declares 12th South Asian Games open in colourful ceremony

PM Narendra Modi declares 12th South Asian Games open in colourful ceremony

Eight countries -- Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, besides India -- will be vying for the top honours in the Games to be co-hosted by Guwahati and Shillong.

Olympian Sarah Ayton carves out new career as Extreme Sailing coach

British sailor and double Olympic gold medallist Sarah Ayton is carving out a new career as a coach in the ultra-competitive, male-dominated world of high-performance sailing - a kind of Formula One on water.

12th South Asian Games: Krishna Poonia, Baichung Bhutia to run with torch during opening ceremony

12th South Asian Games: Krishna Poonia, Baichung Bhutia to run with torch during opening ceremony

The opening ceremony will start at 5pm, and PM is expected to declare the Games open at 5:30pm.