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Ravindra Jadeja amongst 19 sportspersons conferred Arjuna award by President Ramnath Kovind

Ravindra Jadeja amongst 19 sportspersons conferred Arjuna award by President Ramnath Kovind

Jadeja who has been in excellent form for the Indian team during the ongoing Test series against West Indies joins the list of cricketers to receive the award which includes Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid

Aug 29, 2019, 18:24 PM IST
Will not beg Bharat Ratna for my father: Hockey legend Dhyan Chand's son

Will not beg Bharat Ratna for my father: Hockey legend Dhyan Chand's son

Ashok Kumar, regarded as the world's best dribbler in hockey, post-independence, and son of an unbeatable athlete in modern sports history, said that the country should not forget Dhyan Chand's ultra

Aug 29, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
India's Elavenil Valarivan bags 10m Air Rifle Gold at ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

India's Elavenil Valarivan bags 10m Air Rifle Gold at ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

The 20-year-old shooter from Tamil Nadu shot gold with 251.7 points, while Seonaid Mcintosh from Great Britain took the silver with 250.6 points.

Aug 29, 2019, 09:22 AM IST
PKL 7: Naveen Kumar guides Dabang Delhi to thumping win over U Mumba

PKL 7: Naveen Kumar guides Dabang Delhi to thumping win over U Mumba

The third consecutive victory in the home leg for Delhi helped them consolidate their position at the top of the points table.  

Aug 28, 2019, 22:46 PM IST
PKL 7: Haryana Steelers thrash Gujarat Fortunegiants 41-24

PKL 7: Haryana Steelers thrash Gujarat Fortunegiants 41-24

Vikas Kandola (8 points), Prashanth Kumar Rai (8 points) and Ravi Kumar with a High 5 (6 tackle points) led an all-round show by the Steelers which saw the Haryana side jump to the third spot in the

Aug 28, 2019, 22:02 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground

Sebastian Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground

Vettel, the winner of 52 races, has gone more than a year since he tasted victory at last year`s Belgian race.

Aug 28, 2019, 19:12 PM IST
Ex-players getting into coaching has helped Indian athletes: Gagan Narang

Ex-players getting into coaching has helped Indian athletes: Gagan Narang

The 36-year-old had earlier expressed his desire to represent India at the Olympics for the fifth time.

Aug 28, 2019, 19:03 PM IST
Pune’s Ashish Kasodekar becomes first Indian to complete 555-km ‘La Ultra The High’ marathon in Ladakh

Pune’s Ashish Kasodekar becomes first Indian to complete 555-km ‘La Ultra The High’ marathon in Ladakh

Ashish Kasodekar completed the 'La Ultra The High' marathon in Ladakh along with two foreign nationals.

Aug 28, 2019, 07:49 AM IST
PKL 7: Haryana Steelers beat Bengal Warriors 36-33

PKL 7: Haryana Steelers beat Bengal Warriors 36-33

The win, Steelers' fifth in six matches, pushed the Haryana team to fifth place in the points table.  

Aug 27, 2019, 12:45 PM IST
PKL 7: UP Yoddha pip struggling Puneri Paltan 35-30

PKL 7: UP Yoddha pip struggling Puneri Paltan 35-30

An all-round performance helped UP Yoddha beat a struggling Puneri Paltan 35-30 in an exciting Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 match at the Thyagaraj Sports Complex here on Monday.

Aug 27, 2019, 12:40 PM IST
PM Modi to launch Fit India Movement on August 29; Rijiju urges all to participate

PM Modi to launch Fit India Movement on August 29; Rijiju urges all to participate

Kiren Rijiju urged all citizens of the country to participate in the Fit India movement in large numbers, adding that “we will take a pledge on the day to stay fit”.

Aug 27, 2019, 09:13 AM IST
PKL 7: Naveen Kumar stars as Delhi beat UP Yoddha 36-27

PKL 7: Naveen Kumar stars as Delhi beat UP Yoddha 36-27

The raid by Naveen helped him cross the 100-point mark in Season 7 (the second raider to do so after Bengaluru Bulls` Pawan Sehrawat) and open up an 11-point gap.  

Aug 26, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
Much needed victory: PV Sindhu after scripting history at BWF World Championships

Much needed victory: PV Sindhu after scripting history at BWF World Championships

PV Sindhu became the first Indian ever to grab a gold medal at the BWF World Championships after defeating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-7, 21-7 in the title clash.

Aug 25, 2019, 23:20 PM IST
What is the way to ensure timely analysis of samples: BCCI to NADA

What is the way to ensure timely analysis of samples: BCCI to NADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) in New Delhi for six months.

Aug 24, 2019, 18:02 PM IST
Sports fraternity pays homage to former union minister Arun Jaitley

Sports fraternity pays homage to former union minister Arun Jaitley

The sports fraternity came in unison to condole the demise of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 66 following a long battle with illness. 

Aug 24, 2019, 15:37 PM IST
PKL 7: Gujarat Fortunegiants snap six-match losing streak

PKL 7: Gujarat Fortunegiants snap six-match losing streak

Rohit Gulia's Super 10 (10 raid points) turned out to be the gamechanger as Pardeep Narwal's early raiding runs in the game went futile. 

Aug 24, 2019, 09:46 AM IST
PKL 7: U Mumba script 29-24 win over Tamil Thalaivas

PKL 7: U Mumba script 29-24 win over Tamil Thalaivas

The home leg curse continued as Thalaivas ended their home run with three losses and a solitary draw.

Aug 24, 2019, 09:38 AM IST
WATCH: Olympian Danell Leyva's excellent save on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

WATCH: Olympian Danell Leyva's excellent save on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

The 27-year-old slipped during the course of an obstacle as he landed face-first onto the last of the four boards placed, with the lower half of his body on the verge of falling off.

Aug 24, 2019, 08:21 AM IST
 Toto Wolff rules out Fernando Alonso's return to Mercedes

Toto Wolff rules out Fernando Alonso's return to Mercedes

Alonso's plans for 2020 looks set as he will participate in Dakar Rally for Toyota. 

Aug 23, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
India's dope testing laboratory suspended by WADA

India's dope testing laboratory suspended by WADA

The NDTL is the only laboratory in the country responsible for human sports dope testing. 

Aug 23, 2019, 12:55 PM IST