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India's top wrestler Bajrang Punia leaves message for fans ahead of Tokyo Olympics

India's top wrestler Bajrang Punia leaves message for fans ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Bajrang Punia, who is India's biggest medal hopes at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, said that he will no longer be available on social media until the Games, which is scheduled to be held in the month

Mar 01, 2021, 23:15 PM IST
Battle of the Goats: Novak Djokovic equals THIS Roger Federer's all-time record

Battle of the Goats: Novak Djokovic equals THIS Roger Federer's all-time record

Novak Djokovic, who won his 18th Grand Slam title last month, has asserted that his focus will now be on flexing his calendar and focus on Slams to chase down the joint-record held by Roger Federer

Mar 01, 2021, 20:33 PM IST
Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu arrested after police raid club offices

Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu arrested after police raid club offices

The investigation stems from the 'Barcagate' affair which was unearthed last year by Cadena Ser and revealed the club had contracted marketing consultancy I3 Ventures to monitor social media activity

Mar 01, 2021, 19:09 PM IST
Vinesh Phogat returns to mat with gold in Kiev, pins former world champion in final

Vinesh Phogat returns to mat with gold in Kiev, pins former world champion in final

Vinesh Phogat opened up a 4-0 lead in the 53kg final with a throw which she initiated with a left-leg attack but Kaladzinskay made it 4-4 with her brilliant move. Vinesh took the break leading 6-4,

Feb 28, 2021, 18:17 PM IST
Mia Khalifa slams Zlatan Ibrahimovic for his comments on LeBron James

Mia Khalifa slams Zlatan Ibrahimovic for his comments on LeBron James

The Swedish international footballer recently in an interview with Discovery Plus expressed his views on James participating in socio-political causes, in which he says the basketball legend should

Feb 28, 2021, 12:49 PM IST
Dipa Karmakar's Olympic qualification hopes take a dash as FIG cancel World Cup events

Dipa Karmakar's Olympic qualification hopes take a dash as FIG cancel World Cup events

Dipa Karmakar's hopes of qualifying for the upcoming Tokyo Games took a dash as International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) called off three World Cups, which were scheduled to be held in February and

Feb 27, 2021, 18:08 PM IST
'I never shut up about things that are wrong': LeBron James to Zlatan Ibrahimovic

'I never shut up about things that are wrong': LeBron James to Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Basketball legend LeBron James hit back at Zlatan Ibrahimovic for his remarks against athletes taking part in political causes. Responding back to Zlatan after LA Lakers' 102-93 win over the Portland

Feb 27, 2021, 16:22 PM IST
Gymnastics shame: Former US coach charged with sexual assault and trafficking commits suicide

Gymnastics shame: Former US coach charged with sexual assault and trafficking commits suicide

According to court documents filed in Eaton County, Geddert was charged with 20 counts of human trafficking, one count of first-degree sexual assault, one count of second-degree sexual assault,

Feb 26, 2021, 09:34 AM IST
Hima Das wins 200m gold in her first race after more than a year

Hima Das wins 200m gold in her first race after more than a year

The 21-year-old Hima, the 2018 world junior champion in 400m, won the race in 23.31 seconds. She ran faster only three times earlier in this distance -- twice in 2018 when she clocked 23.10 seconds

Feb 25, 2021, 23:15 PM IST
Tiger Woods is awake and responsive, says Indian-American doctor Anish Mahajan

Tiger Woods is awake and responsive, says Indian-American doctor Anish Mahajan

Tiger Woods suffered serious leg injuries and was trapped but conscious when emergency responders reached the scene of his one-vehicle rollover crash on a stretch of road near Los Angeles in

Feb 24, 2021, 21:14 PM IST
WWE Elimination Chamber 2021: Roman Reigns defends title and full match card & results

WWE Elimination Chamber 2021: Roman Reigns defends title and full match card & results

2021 WWE Royal Rumble winner Edge announced his WrestleMania opponent by delivering a stunning spear to Reigns and then pointing out to the sign of the upcoming event while staring at The Tribal

Feb 22, 2021, 10:30 AM IST
Novak Djokovic defends Australian Open dynasty against Daniil Medvedev rampage

Novak Djokovic defends Australian Open dynasty against Daniil Medvedev rampage

The Australian Open 2021 has charted a rocky path through the Covid-19 pandemic and a snap five-day lockdown due to a local outbreak robbed it of much of its vitality. But a comforting sense of

Feb 20, 2021, 14:15 PM IST
'If you save culprits, it will further damage reputation of Air India': Manu Bhaker

'If you save culprits, it will further damage reputation of Air India': Manu Bhaker

Meanwhile, Air India rebutted the Manu Bhaker's claims and in a tweet stated that the involved officials had only sought "valid documents as per rules of weapon carriage on-board". The airline also

Feb 20, 2021, 13:21 PM IST
Centre, Delhi HC in legal battle over relaxation clause in Sports Code

Centre, Delhi HC in legal battle over relaxation clause in Sports Code

The Delhi High Court had recently noted that sports federations which do not fall in line and comply with the Sports Code shouldn't be entitled to receive any grants from the central government. In a

Feb 14, 2021, 10:30 AM IST
Sprinter Hima Das to be appointed DSP by Assam government

Sprinter Hima Das to be appointed DSP by Assam government

She became the first Indian woman and also the first-ever Indian athlete to win a gold medal in any format of a global track event at the IAAF World U20 Championships when she clocked a speed of 51.

Feb 11, 2021, 11:01 AM IST
Olympic Games: Tokyo 2020 outgoing chief Yoshiro Mori had history of sexist remarks

Olympic Games: Tokyo 2020 outgoing chief Yoshiro Mori had history of sexist remarks

Mori, 83, who has fought lung cancer for years, once said his last public service to Japan would be leading the Tokyo Summer Games to a successful conclusion. A passionate rugby player and fan who

Feb 11, 2021, 10:26 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton signs new one-year contract with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton signs new one-year contract with Mercedes

The confirmation of Lewis Hamilton’s deal means the 2021 Formula One grid is now complete, with the Briton targeting an unprecedented eighth world championship – and what would be a seventh in eight

Feb 08, 2021, 17:03 PM IST
Super Bowl: Seven-star Tom Brady leads Buccaneers to title on home field

Super Bowl: Seven-star Tom Brady leads Buccaneers to title on home field

The pandemic kept stadiums mostly empty throughout the season and restrictions limited Super Bowl attendance to 25,000 spectators, including 7,500 health care workers, sprinkled among 30,000 happy-

Feb 08, 2021, 11:11 AM IST
THIS former WWE superstar finally comes out as a transgender

THIS former WWE superstar finally comes out as a transgender

Gabbi announced on social media her status as a transgender woman and had full support from her wife Priscilla in this huge stage of her life. Gabbi made this revelation ahead of an appearance on the

Feb 05, 2021, 13:35 PM IST
Olympics: Tokyo 2021 chief Yoshiro Mori raised sexist storm, refuses to resign

Olympics: Tokyo 2021 chief Yoshiro Mori raised sexist storm, refuses to resign

The hashtag ‘Mori, please resign’ was trending on Twitter in Japan on Thursday morning and some users on the platform were calling on sponsors to pressure the Tokyo organising committee into dropping

Feb 04, 2021, 13:55 PM IST