Fast and Facts @ 4pm

Fast and Facts @ 4pm

Anita Wlodarczyk breaks barrier with world record 81.08m hammer throw
Anita Wlodarczyk breaks barrier with world record 81.08m hammer throw

Poland`s Anita Wlodarczyk became the first woman to break the 80m-barrier when she set a new world record in the hammer with a throw of 81.08m on Saturday.

Watch video: 164 skydivers form largest ever vertical formation, set new world record
Watch video: 164 skydivers form largest ever vertical formation, set new world record

In a breathtaking video, smashing all previous records, 164 skydivers flying head-down formed the largest ever vertical skydiving formation on Friday over central Illinois in Ottawa.

Faridabad creates world record with over two lakh saplings planted

People in Haryana's Faridabad city on Saturday planted over two lakh saplings in three hours, a feat entered into the Limca Book Of Records as a world record.

World Record wouldn`t be on Eliud Kipchoge`s mind in Berlin Marathon
World Record wouldn`t be on Eliud Kipchoge`s mind in Berlin Marathon

Kenyan marathon sensation Eliud Kipchoge says breaking the world record would not be a priority when he competes in the Berlin Marathon in September.

'Baahubali' makers create record by launching world's largest poster
'Baahubali' makers create record by launching world's largest poster

One of the most talked about films- Baahubali- is back in news for another reason.

Italy dishes up world record with longest ever pizza

Italy beat the world record for the longest ever pizza on Saturday, serving up a sizzling margherita over one and a half kilometres long at Milan's 2015 Expo.

Sabine Lisicki's world record of 27 aces in a match
Sabine Lisicki's world record of 27 aces in a match

German tennis ace Sabine Lisicki set a world record for serving aces in a women's singles match by firing 27 aces past Swiss Belinda Bencic to win her second round outing at the Aegon Classic here.

West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record
West Indies vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1: Jerome Taylor closing in on world record

West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor was closing in on a world record at lunch on the first day of the second test against Australia in Kingston, Jamaica on Thursday.

China`s Liu Hong breaks race walk world record

China`s Liu Hong on Saturday smashed the women`s 20km race walk world record by nearly 25 seconds at an event in Spain.

British singer Foxes breaks world Record

British singer Foxes has broken the world record for the most live concerts performed in 12 hours in different cities.

92-year-old Harriette Thompson becomes oldest woman to finish marathon

92-year-old cancer survivor, Harriette Thompson became the oldest woman to finish a marathon. She completed Sunday's Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in San Diego in 7 hours, 24 minutes, 36 seconds.

Ranchi: Rajendra creates world record by pulling three trucks by his teeth

26 year old Rajendra created world record by pulling three trucks by his mere teeth

Watch: Eagle cam captures stunning shots of Dubai soaring from Burj Khalifa
Watch: Eagle cam captures stunning shots of Dubai soaring from Burj Khalifa

Get ready for a bird's eye view! In an effort to spread the word about eagle conservation, a world record was set in Dubai for the "highest recorded bird flight from a man-made structure''. 

Japan`s Yusuke Suzuki shatters walking world record
Japan`s Yusuke Suzuki shatters walking world record

Yusuke Suzuki smashed the week-old 20 kilometre race walk world record by 26 seconds on Sunday at the Asian Race Walking Championships in his home town of Nomi, central Japan.

Renaud Lavillenie set to shine at European Athletics Indoor Championships
Renaud Lavillenie set to shine at European Athletics Indoor Championships

French pole vault star Renaud Lavillenie owns a world record that long seemed impossible to reach, but he will be hungry for more as the European Athletics Indoor Championships start in Prague on Thursday.

Chennai youth sets new Rubik's cubes world record

Taking speedcubing to a new level, a youth from Chennai has entered the Guinness Book of world records by solving five Rubik's cubes single-handedly in just over a minute.

Yelena Isinbayeva dreams of new world record in Rio Olympics
Yelena Isinbayeva dreams of new world record in Rio Olympics

Russian pole vault star Yelena Isinbayeva said on Thursday she has been dreaming about setting a new world record at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand
Record-breaker Sangakkara sets up Sri Lanka win against New Zealand

Kumar Sangakkara scored an unbeaten 113 and then returned to break the world record for the most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in one-day internationals as Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by 34 runs in the seventh and final match in Wellington on Thursday.