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Barcelona outclass Villarreal 4-1 to stay alive in La Liga title race

Barcelona outclass Villarreal 4-1 to stay alive in La Liga title race

Barca had drawn their last two matches to hand more momentum to league leaders Real Madrid but Sunday`s win took them to 73 points after 34 games, four points behind their arch-rivals .

Jul 06, 2020, 09:15 AM IST
Austrian Grand Prix: Masks, remote-control trolleys for Formula 1's new-look podium

Austrian Grand Prix: Masks, remote-control trolleys for Formula 1's new-look podium

The drivers will also require to wear facemasks before stepping up onto socially-distanced individual rostrums placed in front of their cars on the start-finish line due to strict anti-pandemic

Jul 05, 2020, 18:07 PM IST
Kenyan marathon star Wilson Kipsang banned for 4 years for anti-doping rules violations

Kenyan marathon star Wilson Kipsang banned for 4 years for anti-doping rules violations

World Athletics said Kipsang, a bronze medallist at the 2012 Olympics, had four whereabouts failures between April 2018 and May 2019.

Jul 04, 2020, 12:07 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton makes a statement as F1 gets back on track

Lewis Hamilton makes a statement as F1 gets back on track

Hamilton and team mate Valtteri Bottas responded to the `new normal` resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic by finishing one-two in both free practice sessions on the latest start to a campaign.

Jul 04, 2020, 09:18 AM IST
Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and trainer, dies due to COVID-19 complications

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and trainer, dies due to COVID-19 complications

The legendary trainer was admitted to a Moscow hospital for weeks after suffering a heart attack following his contraction of COVID-19, according to DailyMail. 

Jul 03, 2020, 21:17 PM IST
Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran recovers from coronavirus

Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran recovers from coronavirus

The 69-year-old Panamanian former boxer retired in 2001 and is considered one of the best lightweights in history.

Jul 03, 2020, 18:00 PM IST
2020 Indian Open golf tournament cancelled due to coronavirus

2020 Indian Open golf tournament cancelled due to coronavirus

The tournament, which was originally scheduled to be held in March, was initially postponed to later part of the year following the outbreak of novel coronavirus.

Jul 03, 2020, 17:41 PM IST
NBA: Nine more players diagnosed with coronavirus

NBA: Nine more players diagnosed with coronavirus

The NBA has been suspended since March 11 due to coronavirus pandemic, thus leaving professional sport in North America at a standstill.

Jul 03, 2020, 11:32 AM IST
Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone 'proud' after becoming father again at 89

Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone 'proud' after becoming father again at 89

Ecclestone's wife Fabiana Flosi, 44, has given birth to a baby boy and his name is Ace.  

Jul 02, 2020, 16:25 PM IST
Discipline, unity key to successful Formula One season: Pierre Gasly

Discipline, unity key to successful Formula One season: Pierre Gasly

Alpha Touri racer Piere Gasly in an exclusive interview with WION's Sports Editor Digvijay Singh Deo, opened up about the Austria Grand Prix, risks surrounding COVID-19, Lewis Hamilton and F1's

Jul 02, 2020, 12:31 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju launches doping agency's app, says it's a very important step towards practicing clean sport

Kiren Rijiju launches doping agency's app, says it's a very important step towards practicing clean sport

The app also has exhaustive information about whether a specific commonly-prescribed medicine contains any substance that is prohibited by NADA, therefore helping athletes and coaches to decide

Jun 30, 2020, 15:13 PM IST
WWE Raw: Predictions, Schedule, live streaming details for June 29 episode

WWE Raw: Predictions, Schedule, live streaming details for June 29 episode

WWE RAW Women’s Champion Asuka will also appear on the show and she will meet her challenger Sasha Banks to sign their championship match contract.

Jun 29, 2020, 18:16 PM IST
Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das to tie knot on June 30, pre-wedding rituals begin

Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Atanu Das to tie knot on June 30, pre-wedding rituals begin

While Das will make his second successive appearance at the Olympics, it will be third straight Olympic Games for Deepika in Tokyo 2021.

Jun 29, 2020, 10:12 AM IST
Dustin Poirier bests Dan Hooker in thriller at UFC Fight Night

Dustin Poirier bests Dan Hooker in thriller at UFC Fight Night

In a thrilling contest, Dustin Poirer defeated New Zealand's Dan Hooker in a tight unanimous decision at the UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas on Saturday (June 27).

Jun 28, 2020, 10:10 AM IST
WWE planning to release NXT's Velveteen Dream over sexual misconduct allegations

WWE planning to release NXT's Velveteen Dream over sexual misconduct allegations

In 2015, he signed a developmental deal with WWE and debuted the Velveteen Dream persona in NXT in May of 2017.

Jun 28, 2020, 09:54 AM IST
UFC: Mike Perry's decision to swap his corner crew for his girlfriend impresses his fans

UFC: Mike Perry's decision to swap his corner crew for his girlfriend impresses his fans

UFC fighters always move around with a whole crew of cornermen before stepping into the Octagon but Mike Perry bucked the trend on Saturday (June 27) by bringing his girlfriend along with him to work

Jun 28, 2020, 09:52 AM IST
UFC on ESPN 12 event: Dustin Poirier defeats Dan Hooker, Mike Perry tames Mickey Gall

UFC on ESPN 12 event: Dustin Poirier defeats Dan Hooker, Mike Perry tames Mickey Gall

The UFC on ESPN 12 event took place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas and the event saw some big names of UFC in action, including former interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker in the

Jun 28, 2020, 09:33 AM IST
India's 'Golden Girl' P.T Usha celebrates 56th birthday

India's 'Golden Girl' P.T Usha celebrates 56th birthday

Usha won medals right through the course of her illustrious career but it was the 400m hurdles race at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics that remains one of her finest moments.  

Jun 27, 2020, 17:44 PM IST
Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran diagnosed with coronavirus

Former boxing champ Roberto 'Hands of Stone' Duran diagnosed with coronavirus

The 69-year-old Panamanian former boxer retired in 2001 and is considered one of the best lightweights in history. 

Jun 26, 2020, 17:24 PM IST
WWE announcers Renee Young, Kayla Braxton diagnosed with coronavirus

WWE announcers Renee Young, Kayla Braxton diagnosed with coronavirus

According to a report in Pro Wrestling Sheet, WWE conducted COVID-19 tests this week and multiple people including an in-ring talent were diagnosed with the virus.  

Jun 26, 2020, 15:11 PM IST