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That incident made me stronger: Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen on MC Mary Kom controversy

That incident made me stronger: Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen on MC Mary Kom controversy

During the 51kg final bout of the womens boxing trials for Olympics 2020 qualifiers, Mary had defeated Nikhat by a split decision with the final score being 9-1.  

Nov 19, 2020, 20:37 PM IST
Turkish Grand Prix: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton secures 7th Formula 1 title, equals Michael Schumacher's record

Turkish Grand Prix: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton secures 7th Formula 1 title, equals Michael Schumacher's record

With the win, Hamilton has now taken an unassailable lead iver his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas in the drivers' championship standings with  two races in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi.

Nov 15, 2020, 19:27 PM IST
I am an upgraded individual in comparison to Rio Olympics: Indian archer Atanu Das

I am an upgraded individual in comparison to Rio Olympics: Indian archer Atanu Das

Having already become the only recurve athlete to have secured qualification for Olympics 2021, Das shoots 800 arrows per day i.e nearly 50 arrows every hour with an aim to hit perfection at the

Nov 15, 2020, 18:30 PM IST
Superbike racer dies in horrific accident at Interlagos racing circuit, video goes viral

Superbike racer dies in horrific accident at Interlagos racing circuit, video goes viral

A 23-year-old SuperBike racer Matheus Barbosa died during a race when he lost control of his Kawasaki Superbike.

Nov 11, 2020, 07:08 AM IST
Mercedes clinch seventh consecutive constructors' title after Lewis Hamilton's win at Imola

Mercedes clinch seventh consecutive constructors' title after Lewis Hamilton's win at Imola

Mercedes on Sunday (November 1), became the first team to win seven consecutive Formula One titles. Lewis Hamilton, too, moved closer to Schumacher's record of seven drivers' titles.

Nov 02, 2020, 00:41 AM IST
He just blew me off the court: Novak Djokovic after loss to Italian Lorenzo Sonego in Vienna

He just blew me off the court: Novak Djokovic after loss to Italian Lorenzo Sonego in Vienna

Serbia's Novak Djokovic loses 6-2 6-1 to Italian Lorenzo Sonego at the Erste Bank Open quarterfinals in Vienna.

Oct 31, 2020, 11:50 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton's future comes more into focus after record 92nd Formula 1 win

Lewis Hamilton's future comes more into focus after record 92nd Formula 1 win

Hamilton will be out of contract at the end of the year, by which time the Mercedes driver is likely to have won a record-equalling seventh championship and rank as the most successful driver in the

Oct 26, 2020, 15:12 PM IST
Valtteri Bottas completes sweep of Portuguese Grand Prix practice

Valtteri Bottas completes sweep of Portuguese Grand Prix practice

The Finn, quickest in both Friday`s sessions at the Algarve circuit near the southern city of Portimao, lapped with a best effort of one minute 16.654 seconds.

Oct 24, 2020, 18:32 PM IST
Premier League: Raheem Sterling's strike sinks Arsenal as Manchester City keep it tight

Premier League: Raheem Sterling's strike sinks Arsenal as Manchester City keep it tight

Arsenal are now without a victory in their last 29 Premier League away games against `Big Six` opponents since a 2-0 win at City in January 2015.

Oct 18, 2020, 15:27 PM IST
Ace shooter Gagan Narang's academy in Hyderabad flooded; equipment worth Rs 1.3 cr damaged

Ace shooter Gagan Narang's academy in Hyderabad flooded; equipment worth Rs 1.3 cr damaged

Torrential rains in Telangana led to water seepage in ace shooter Gagan Narang's academy damaging equipment worth Rs 1.3 crore, including rifles and pistols. 

Oct 17, 2020, 09:49 AM IST
Ultimate Table Tennis postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic

Ultimate Table Tennis postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic

With the sporting world gradually moving towards resumption of live action, the fourth season of UTT next year will be held next year.  

Oct 16, 2020, 18:32 PM IST
Golf: Australia Open cancelled for first time since World War II

Golf: Australia Open cancelled for first time since World War II

The 105th edition of the country`s oldest and most prestigious tournament, scheduled to take place at Melbourne`s Kingston Heath Golf Club, had already been postponed from its usual slot in November.

Oct 16, 2020, 15:11 PM IST
WWE star John Cena ties knot with long-time girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh

WWE star John Cena ties knot with long-time girlfriend Shay Shariatzadeh

The ceremony, which was a low-key affair attended by family, friends and WWE talent, took place on October 12 in Tampa in Florida. 

Oct 15, 2020, 23:00 PM IST
Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth eases into quarter-finals of Denmark Open

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth eases into quarter-finals of Denmark Open

Srikanth will next square off with the wiinner of the other second-round clash between second-seed Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei and Nhat Nguyen of Ireland.

Oct 15, 2020, 18:15 PM IST
Former London marathon winner Daniel Wanjiru gets four-year ban

Former London marathon winner Daniel Wanjiru gets four-year ban

Kenyan Daniel Wanjiru, the 2017 London Marathon winner, has been banned for four years due to an Athlete Biological Passport violation, the sport`s independent Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said.

Oct 15, 2020, 15:28 PM IST
Los Angeles Lakers capture record-equalling 17th NBA title by beating Miami Heat

Los Angeles Lakers capture record-equalling 17th NBA title by beating Miami Heat

Lakers win has tied them with Boston Celtics for most NBA championships at 17. LeBron James was awarded the finals MVP award for anchoring the Lakers to a historic triumph.

Oct 12, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Equalling Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins was beyond my wildest dream: Lewis Hamilton

Equalling Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins was beyond my wildest dream: Lewis Hamilton

The Briton, heading for a seventh title and set to become the sport`s most successful driver of all time after his Eifel Grand Prix victory at the Nuerburgring, said his achievement would take time

Oct 12, 2020, 15:17 PM IST
Government to bear full cost of Indian judo team’s visit to Hungary for IJF Grand Slam competition

Government to bear full cost of Indian judo team’s visit to Hungary for IJF Grand Slam competition

The five member Indian team, consisting of two women and three men players, will depart for the prestigious competition on 19th October

Oct 11, 2020, 23:08 PM IST
Indian teenager Nihal Sarin wins Junior Speed Chess Championship

Indian teenager Nihal Sarin wins Junior Speed Chess Championship

Indian teenager created history on Saturday (October 10) by winning the Chess.com’s 2020 Junior Speed Online Chess Championship, defeating Russia’s Alexey Sarana 18-7 in the final.

Oct 11, 2020, 09:14 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton beaten to Eifel Grand Prix pole by Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas

Lewis Hamilton beaten to Eifel Grand Prix pole by Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas earned his third pole of 2020 after a pacy last lap saw him topple teammate Lewis Hamilton for the pole position 

Oct 10, 2020, 21:48 PM IST