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Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar involved in deadly stadium brawl, alleges injured victim, Delhi police on lookout

Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar involved in deadly stadium brawl, alleges injured victim, Delhi police on lookout

Delhi police are conducting multiple raids on the outskirts of Delhi and Haryana to nab the wrestler, after he went absconding. 

May 07, 2021, 10:37 AM IST
Tokyo 2020: Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard poised to become first transgender Olympian

Tokyo 2020: Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard poised to become first transgender Olympian

New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is on track to become the first transgender athlete to compete at an Olympics after meeting modified qualifying requirements for the Tokyo Games.

May 06, 2021, 10:57 AM IST
Wrestler dies in brawl outside Delhi stadium, police probe Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar's role

Wrestler dies in brawl outside Delhi stadium, police probe Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar's role

The police confirmed that they were alerted about the incident around 1 am on Wednesday after the injured visited Vinayak Hospital. It has also been learnt that the deceased was the son of a Delhi

May 05, 2021, 18:47 PM IST
Portuguese GP: Lewis Hamilton stretches Formula 1 lead with victory in Portugal

Portuguese GP: Lewis Hamilton stretches Formula 1 lead with victory in Portugal

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday to stretch his Formula One lead over Red Bull`s Max Verstappen to eight points after three races.

May 02, 2021, 22:04 PM IST
Portuguese GP: Valtteri Bottas keeps Lewis Hamilton waiting for 100th pole

Portuguese GP: Valtteri Bottas keeps Lewis Hamilton waiting for 100th pole

Valtteri Bottas took pole position for the Portuguese Grand Prix on Saturday and denied Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton a record-extending 100th by a mere 0.007 of a second. 

May 02, 2021, 00:50 AM IST
Badminton: Shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth likely to travel for Olympic qualifiers via Doha due to COVID-19 restrictions

Badminton: Shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth likely to travel for Olympic qualifiers via Doha due to COVID-19 restrictions

The two tournaments are the last events that are included in the Olympic qualification calendar after the postponement of the Indian Open this month due to the worsening COVID-19 pandemic in the

Apr 30, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
Formula One: Turkey replaces Canada on F1 calendar in COVID-19 pandemic year

Formula One: Turkey replaces Canada on F1 calendar in COVID-19 pandemic year

The race had been scheduled for the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on the weekend after the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and Turkey’s Istanbul circuit will be logistically convenient for air freight coming from

Apr 29, 2021, 12:54 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal's qualifying hopes threatened by Malaysia's travel ban

Tokyo Olympics: Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal's qualifying hopes threatened by Malaysia's travel ban

The travel ban, which has been implemented in response to the worsening COVID-19 situation in India, has put doubts over whether the Indian contingent will be able to take part in the Malaysian Open

Apr 28, 2021, 20:17 PM IST
COVID-19: Asian Boxing Championship shifted from Delhi to Dubai

COVID-19: Asian Boxing Championship shifted from Delhi to Dubai

The decision was made due to travel restrictions that several participating nations have announced to India due to the sharp rise in COVID-19 cases in the country.  

Apr 28, 2021, 16:07 PM IST
Sanjana George: India's latest recruit in WWE and her chat with Triple-H

Sanjana George: India's latest recruit in WWE and her chat with Triple-H

Sanjana George earlier this week became the second Indian-born female superstar after Kavita Devi to sign a contract with WWE. 

Apr 28, 2021, 14:48 PM IST
Archer couple of Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das shoot triple gold as India finish with four medals

Archer couple of Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das shoot triple gold as India finish with four medals

Former world No. 1 Deepika Kumari claimed her career’s third individual World Cup gold to add to their team’s triumph, while her husband Atanu Das grabbed his first-ever World Cup individual medal in

Apr 26, 2021, 09:02 AM IST
Determined Mirabai Chanu seeks to break China's dominance, aims gold at Tokyo Olympics

Determined Mirabai Chanu seeks to break China's dominance, aims gold at Tokyo Olympics

Mirabai Chanu lifted 86kg in snatch and a world record 119kg in clean and jerk for a total of 205kg to pocket the bronze medal at the Asian Championship earlier this month. 

Apr 25, 2021, 21:15 PM IST
Boxing: Indian women pugilists lord the ring at World Youth Championships with 7 gold

Boxing: Indian women pugilists lord the ring at World Youth Championships with 7 gold

Gitika (48kg), Babyrojisana Chanu (51kg), Poonam (57kg), Vinka (60kg), Arundhati Choudhary (69kg), Thokchom Sanamachu Chanu (75kg) and Alfiya Pathan (+81kg) ensured a perfect finish to the campaign

Apr 23, 2021, 11:59 AM IST
SAI suspends coach for alleged sexual assault on minor

SAI suspends coach for alleged sexual assault on minor

The accused, who is above 50 years of age and is an athletics coach, is currently lodged in Tihar Jail under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Apr 22, 2021, 21:24 PM IST
Jwala Gutta ties knot with Tamil actor Vishnu Vishal, catch all the wedding festivities - PHOTOS

Jwala Gutta ties knot with Tamil actor Vishnu Vishal, catch all the wedding festivities - PHOTOS

Jwala Gutta gave fans a few glimpses of her wedding with boyfriend and Tamil actor Vishnu Vishal in a close ceremony in Hyderabad. The badminton star took to Instagram and shared a series of pictures

Apr 22, 2021, 16:11 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Meet Nethra K, India’s first woman sailor to make it to the Olympics

Tokyo Olympics: Meet Nethra K, India’s first woman sailor to make it to the Olympics

Nethra is gearing up for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, as the first Indian woman sailor to make it to the highest level of the competitive sport.

Apr 20, 2021, 20:45 PM IST
Emilia Romagna GP: Max Verstappen wins at Imola but Lewis Hamilton stays ahead

Emilia Romagna GP: Max Verstappen wins at Imola but Lewis Hamilton stays ahead

Red Bull's Max Verstappen won a chaotic and crash-halted Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola on Sunday with Lewis Hamilton second for Mercedes and retaining the lead in the championship by a single

Apr 18, 2021, 22:00 PM IST
Eliud Kipchoge ready for Tokyo Olympics, clocks world-leading time in Netherlands

Eliud Kipchoge ready for Tokyo Olympics, clocks world-leading time in Netherlands

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge, the Olympic marathon champion and world record holder, sent a warning to his rivals ahead of this year’s Tokyo Olympics by cruising to victory in the NN Mission Marathon in

Apr 18, 2021, 17:53 PM IST
Asian Weightlifting Championships: India’s Mirabai Chanu creates new world record, thanks Kiren Rijiju for providing ‘best facilities’

Asian Weightlifting Championships: India’s Mirabai Chanu creates new world record, thanks Kiren Rijiju for providing ‘best facilities’

Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu on Saturday set a new world record in Clean and Jerk as she lifted 119 kg at Asian Weightlifting Championships here in Tashkent to rub out the old mark of 118 kg.

Apr 18, 2021, 13:52 PM IST
Emilia Romagna GP: Lewis Hamilton sees off the Red Bulls to seize his 99th pole

Emilia Romagna GP: Lewis Hamilton sees off the Red Bulls to seize his 99th pole

Lewis Hamilton celebrated his 99th Formula One pole position after seeing off Red Bull’s Sergio Perez and Max Verstappen in qualifying for the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola on Saturday.   

Apr 17, 2021, 22:33 PM IST