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Tokyo Olympics: Hockey schedule announced

Tokyo Olympics: Hockey schedule announced

The men's team, who have been clubbed with defending Olympic champions Argentina, world no.1 Australia, Spain, New Zealand and hosts Japan in Pool A, will play their second match against the

Dec 17, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Bengaluru Open Golf Championship 2019 from December 17

Bengaluru Open Golf Championship 2019 from December 17

The race will be on for the top spots in the TATA Steel PGTI Order of Merit at the last. The Bengaluru Open will also determine the players who make it to the elite field of PGTI's top-60 at next

Dec 16, 2019, 20:57 PM IST
Tokyo inaugurates National Stadium ahead of 2020 Olympics

Tokyo inaugurates National Stadium ahead of 2020 Olympics

The new National Stadium in Tokyo was inaugurated on Sunday, six months ahead of the Olympic Games here and it will be used for the first time during the Emperor`s Cup final next month.

Dec 15, 2019, 20:57 PM IST
New Zealand Olympic legend Peter Snell dies aged 80

New Zealand Olympic legend Peter Snell dies aged 80

Snell, considered New Zealand`s greatest athlete, won three Olympic gold medals. 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
US Olympic official expresses doubt over clean 'neutral' Russia athletes after ban

US Olympic official expresses doubt over clean 'neutral' Russia athletes after ban

A top U.S. Olympic official on Friday expressed doubt over whether any Russian competitors could prove clean to compete as neutral athletes in the upcoming Tokyo Games, after Russia was barred from

Dec 14, 2019, 06:55 AM IST
South Asian Games: India maintain supremacy with record medal tally

South Asian Games: India maintain supremacy with record medal tally

India maintained its supremacy at the South Asian Games as they ended their campaign with a record medal tally of 312 medals at the 13th edition of the games held in Nepal.

Dec 11, 2019, 19:28 PM IST
Eye on Olympics but can't fulfil formalities anymore: Vijender Singh

Eye on Olympics but can't fulfil formalities anymore: Vijender Singh

Boxer Vijender Singh, who became the first Indian boxer to win an Olympic medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, has expressed his desire to represent India in the Olympics again after the International

Dec 11, 2019, 00:11 AM IST
Motor racing: F1 teams vote to stick with existing Pirelli tyres for 2020

Motor racing: F1 teams vote to stick with existing Pirelli tyres for 2020

All 10 Formula One team have unanimously voted to continue using the current specification of Pirelli tyres after testing and analysing results of the new 2020 prototype in Abu Dhabi, the sport`s

Dec 10, 2019, 22:16 PM IST
WADA ban on Russia may not impact FIDE chief, chess tournaments

WADA ban on Russia may not impact FIDE chief, chess tournaments

The four-year ban on Russia from all sporting activity by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) may not have any impact on former Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Arkady Dvorkovich - who is also the

Dec 10, 2019, 19:52 PM IST
Russia banned from international sports, including 2020 Olympics, for four years over doping scandal

Russia banned from international sports, including 2020 Olympics, for four years over doping scandal

Russia was accused of manipulating laboratory doping data and Wada's Compliance Review Committee (CRC) declared that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) was non-compliant over inconsistencies in

Dec 09, 2019, 16:34 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: Indian women's football team face Nepal in gold medal clash

South Asian Games 2019: Indian women's football team face Nepal in gold medal clash

The Indian women`s football team picked up its third win in the ongoing South Asian Games 2019 against the hosts Nepal with a 1-0 victory on Saturday.

Dec 07, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Fernando Alonso plays down his chances of winning Dakar Rally

Fernando Alonso plays down his chances of winning Dakar Rally

Twice Formula One world champion and double Le Mans 24 Hours winner Fernando Alonso has played down his chances of winning the Dakar Rally when he makes his debut next month.

Dec 07, 2019, 14:58 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: Siril Verma, Ashmita Chaliha lead India to 6 badminton golds

South Asian Games 2019: Siril Verma, Ashmita Chaliha lead India to 6 badminton golds

Along with the two gold the Indian men's and women's teams won earlier, India ended their glorious campaign with a rich haul of 10 medals to finish at the top of the badminton medal standings.

Dec 06, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: India takes medal tally to 132

South Asian Games 2019: India takes medal tally to 132

The contingent managed to win eight medals in athletics to take their tally to 132.

Dec 06, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: Indians sweep TT doubles gold and silver medals

South Asian Games 2019: Indians sweep TT doubles gold and silver medals

With the three gold medals on Tuesday, India are leading the chart with five gold and three silver medals, the maximum possible, to make a complete sweep.

Dec 04, 2019, 21:00 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: India bag two golds in kho-kho

South Asian Games 2019: India bag two golds in kho-kho

India won gold in both the categories last edition's silver medallist Bangladesh had a repeat finish on the podium in the men's event with Nepal finishing third. In the women category, Nepal secured

Dec 04, 2019, 20:48 PM IST
Argentina to play Chile in Copa America 2020 opener

Argentina to play Chile in Copa America 2020 opener

CONMEBOL, South America's football governing body, announced the draw on Tuesday for the tournament which will be co-hosted by Argentina and Colombia.

Dec 04, 2019, 14:39 PM IST
South Asian Games 2019: Indian women football team start with big win

South Asian Games 2019: Indian women football team start with big win

The win puts India on the top of the points table with hosts Nepal grabbing a 1-0 win over Sri Lanka in the opening match of the day. India will now take on Sri Lanka in their next match, which will

Dec 03, 2019, 20:46 PM IST
Indian Men's Volleyball team win gold in South Asian Games 2019

Indian Men's Volleyball team win gold in South Asian Games 2019

India was beaten by Pakistan in the first game by 20-25. However, India made a brilliant comeback and won back-to-back two games by 25-15 and 25-1. In the next game as well, India maintained their

Dec 03, 2019, 18:39 PM IST
India takes medal tally to four in South Asian Games 2019

India takes medal tally to four in South Asian Games 2019

India won gold in the triathlon event held in Pokhara in Men's category. It also won two silver medals and one bronze medal. Nepal has won eight gold medals so far in the event which was formally

Dec 02, 2019, 19:29 PM IST