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WATCH: 'Angry' PV Sindhu slams umpire during Asia Championships semi-finals clash vs Akane Yamaguchi

WATCH: 'Angry' PV Sindhu slams umpire during Asia Championships semi-finals clash vs Akane Yamaguchi

Leading 14-11 in the second game after having won the first game, Sindhu was handed a point penalty for taking too much time to serve between points

May 01, 2022, 16:13 PM IST
Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu wins bronze medal after loss to Akane Yamaguchi in semi-finals

Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu wins bronze medal after loss to Akane Yamaguchi in semi-finals

This is Sindhu's second medal in the tournament

Apr 30, 2022, 15:54 PM IST
Badminton Asia Championships: Lakshya Sen, PV Sindhu eye medals as HS Prannoy pulls out

Badminton Asia Championships: Lakshya Sen, PV Sindhu eye medals as HS Prannoy pulls out

Lakshya Sen from Almora has been on a stellar run with title wins at the India Open Super 500 and final appearance at the German Open and All England Championships. 

Apr 26, 2022, 08:14 AM IST
Formula 1: Red Bull's Max Verstappen wins Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix

Formula 1: Red Bull's Max Verstappen wins Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix

"Lovely Sunday," Verstappen radioed his Red Bull team    

Apr 24, 2022, 23:08 PM IST
Khelo India University Games 2021: PM Narendra Modi sends special message at event's grand opening

Khelo India University Games 2021: PM Narendra Modi sends special message at event's grand opening

Sports legends such as Vimal Kumar, Anju Bobby George, Reeth Abraham, Ashwini Nachappa, Malathi Holla, BR Beedu and many more were present at the ceremony

Apr 24, 2022, 20:06 PM IST
India's Tokyo Olympics medallist Ravi Dahiya creates history, wins gold at Asian Wrestling C'ships

India's Tokyo Olympics medallist Ravi Dahiya creates history, wins gold at Asian Wrestling C'ships

Tokyo Olympics silver medallist Ravi Dahiya beat Kazakhstan's Kalzhan Rakhat 12-2 (by virtual superiority) in the 57kg final of the Asian Wrestling Championships to grab gold medal. 

Apr 23, 2022, 16:12 PM IST
Badminton doubles coach and Bollywood star Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe re-hired after TOPS approval

Badminton doubles coach and Bollywood star Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe re-hired after TOPS approval

Mathias Boe will specifically be looking after the men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty and also other members of the doubles team. Boe’s hiring has been done until Asian

Apr 22, 2022, 14:11 PM IST
FINA bans Russian swimmer Evgeny Rylov for appearing in support rally for Vladimir Putin

FINA bans Russian swimmer Evgeny Rylov for appearing in support rally for Vladimir Putin

A brief statement from swimming's world governing body, FINA, on Thursday said it 'acknowledged' an earlier, as-yet unpublished ruling from a disciplinary panel to ban Rylov

Apr 22, 2022, 14:04 PM IST
WATCH: Passenger harasses Mike Tyson on flight, boxer does THIS to him

WATCH: Passenger harasses Mike Tyson on flight, boxer does THIS to him

The 55-year-old boxing legend Mike Tyson reportedly punched a fellow passenger on a flight from San Francisco to Florida on Wednesday evening (April 20). 

Apr 22, 2022, 07:40 AM IST
Asian Wrestling Championship: India's Sarita Mor and Sushma Shokeen win bronze medal

Asian Wrestling Championship: India's Sarita Mor and Sushma Shokeen win bronze medal

Defending champion Sarita Mor was not at her best but still managed to win a bronze medal while Sushma Shokeen also earned a podium finish at the Asian Wrestling Championship on Thursday (April 21).

Apr 21, 2022, 18:31 PM IST
Former national para swimming champ Amartya Chakraborty dies in New Delhi, father begs for financial help

Former national para swimming champ Amartya Chakraborty dies in New Delhi, father begs for financial help

Amartya Chakraborty's father claimed that his repeated requests for financial help to the sports ministry and Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) had ‘fallen on deaf ears’.

Apr 21, 2022, 12:17 PM IST
Chess Olympiad 2022: 'It's a lifetime oppurtunity for youngters,' says Viswanathan Anand

Chess Olympiad 2022: 'It's a lifetime oppurtunity for youngters,' says Viswanathan Anand

The Olympiad was originally scheduled to be hosted by Russia between July 26 and August 8 in Moscow but was moved out following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia in February

Apr 18, 2022, 18:15 PM IST
Film star R Madhavan’s son Vedaant Madhavan wins gold medal at Danish Open swimming event

Film star R Madhavan’s son Vedaant Madhavan wins gold medal at Danish Open swimming event

Swimmer Vedaant Madhavan had won the silver medal in the 1500m freestyle event on Friday before bettering his 200m freestyle time to finish 12th overall in the event. 

Apr 18, 2022, 10:49 AM IST
Tamil Nadu paddler D Vishwa killed in Meghalaya road mishap before national meet

Tamil Nadu paddler D Vishwa killed in Meghalaya road mishap before national meet

The taxi in which the four players were travelling, collided with a 12-wheel truck at Ri-Bhoi district injuring them critically while Vishwa died on the way to Nongpoh Civil hospital. 

Apr 18, 2022, 07:07 AM IST
Film star R. Madhavan’s son Vedaant wins silver at Danish Open swimming event, Sajan Prakash wins gold

Film star R. Madhavan’s son Vedaant wins silver at Danish Open swimming event, Sajan Prakash wins gold

Vedaant, son of Indian actor R. Madhavan, clocked 15.57.86 to finish second in the 10-swimmer final. Top Indian swimmer Prakash stopped the clock at 1.59.27 to stand atop the podium on Friday night

Apr 16, 2022, 14:00 PM IST
Saina Nehwal’s international career to end after latest face-off with badminton association?

Saina Nehwal’s international career to end after latest face-off with badminton association?

A two-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Saina Nehwal did harbour hopes of defending her title at Birmingham but call it a hasty decision or a miscommunication, the dream is now looking like a

Apr 16, 2022, 07:42 AM IST
'It is not right', Bajrung Punia upset with wrestling being dropped from Commonwealth Games 2026

'It is not right', Bajrung Punia upset with wrestling being dropped from Commonwealth Games 2026

Archery, Shooting and Wrestling have been sidelined by the sporting discilpines of Commonwealth Games 2026

Apr 15, 2022, 16:00 PM IST
FIH Hockey Pro League: Harmanpreet Singh's brace helps India beat Germany

FIH Hockey Pro League: Harmanpreet Singh's brace helps India beat Germany

India was up against a young German side with 12 players from the 22-member squad making their international debut as they inducted players from the FIH Junior World Cup

Apr 15, 2022, 15:27 PM IST
Saina Nehwal hits back at badminton association, says BAI ‘happy’ to put her out of Commonwealth and Asian Games

Saina Nehwal hits back at badminton association, says BAI ‘happy’ to put her out of Commonwealth and Asian Games

Saina Nehwal, a former world no 1, said she had informed BAI about her decision to skip the trials which begins at the IG stadium on Friday (April 15) but it did not mean that she was not eager to

Apr 15, 2022, 09:24 AM IST
Saina Nehwal’s CWG and Asian Games title defense under threat due to THIS reason

Saina Nehwal’s CWG and Asian Games title defense under threat due to THIS reason

Saina Nehwal, who had won gold medals at the 2010 and 2018 Commonwealth Games, had suffered a career-threatening knee injury ahead of the Rio Olympics.

Apr 12, 2022, 13:19 PM IST