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'The Rock' announces retirement from WWE

'The Rock' announces retirement from WWE

The wrestler-turned-Hollywood star said that he 'quietly retired' from WWE, but at the same time did not rule out the possibility of a comeback in future.

Aug 05, 2019, 18:35 PM IST
Sports Ministry congratulates Vinesh Phogat on winning gold at Poland Open

Sports Ministry congratulates Vinesh Phogat on winning gold at Poland Open

The Indian wrestler had won at Grand Prix of Spain and Yasar Dogu International in Istanbul last month.

Aug 05, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
Hungary win a testament of team work, says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton

Hungary win a testament of team work, says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton

Starting third on the grid, Hamilton swiftly passed Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas and then it was game on as the five-times world champion and the heir apparent set about their own private duel.

Aug 05, 2019, 09:55 AM IST
PKL 7: Jaipur Pink Panthers notch up 34-21 win over Patna Pirates

PKL 7: Jaipur Pink Panthers notch up 34-21 win over Patna Pirates

The Jaipur Pink Panthers' defence led by Sandeep Dhull and Amit Hooda did an excellent job on Patna's danger man Pardeep Narwal as they kept him off the mat for 23 minutes 9 seconds.

Aug 04, 2019, 00:01 AM IST
Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton fastest in final Hungarian Grand Prix practice

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton fastest in final Hungarian Grand Prix practice

Hamilton went top of the timing screens right at the end of a session that was shortened by 10 minutes to allow track workers time to clear oil dumped earlier by a blown Formula Two engine.

Aug 03, 2019, 17:28 PM IST
Peru swimmer Mauricio Fiol withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed doping test

Peru swimmer Mauricio Fiol withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed doping test

For the second successive Pan Am Games, Fiol has been caught up in doping controversy as four years ago he lost the silver medal he won in the 200 metres butterfly race after testing positive for the

Aug 03, 2019, 09:56 AM IST
Motor racing: Lewis Hamilton first, Valtteri Bottas last in Hungarian GP practice

Motor racing: Lewis Hamilton first, Valtteri Bottas last in Hungarian GP practice

Hamilton had said he could not wait to be back in the car after recovering from a bug that laid him low in Germany last weekend and he wasted no time in getting back up to speed.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:08 PM IST
Australian swimmer Shayna Jack to 'fight' doping charge and return to pool

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack to 'fight' doping charge and return to pool

The 20-year-old freestyle swimmer was withdrawn from the team days before the championships in Gwangju, having tested positive for Ligandrol, a banned anabolic agent, in an out-of-competition test on

Aug 02, 2019, 13:36 PM IST
Intense hockey brawl erupts at National Youth Games in China--Watch

Intense hockey brawl erupts at National Youth Games in China--Watch

A video of the ugly scenes which has been circulating throughout social media shows Hong Kong number 23 Jonathan Wong being beaten up by two Shenzhen hockey players.

Aug 02, 2019, 12:19 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Unbeaten Gujarat Fortunegiants outclass Dabang Delhi 31-26

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Unbeaten Gujarat Fortunegiants outclass Dabang Delhi 31-26

More delivered a critical all-round performance as he scored 9 points, supporting both in offence and defence, while Rohit accumulated 7 points to help Gujarat maintain their unbeaten record in the

Aug 01, 2019, 23:25 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Gujarat Fortunegiants take on Dabang Delhi KC in thrilling contest

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Gujarat Fortunegiants take on Dabang Delhi KC in thrilling contest

Both the sides are unbeaten in the tournament so far with excellent performances in their respective matches.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:08 PM IST
Easy for the country to expect Olympic gold, difficult to implement: Mary Kom

Easy for the country to expect Olympic gold, difficult to implement: Mary Kom

Kom recently won a gold medal in the 23rd President`s Cup in the 51Kg category.

Aug 01, 2019, 14:42 PM IST
Excited to lead India in Olympic Test event: Harmanpreet Singh

Excited to lead India in Olympic Test event: Harmanpreet Singh

On being named the captain of the team for the Olympic Test Event in Japan where India will take on nemesis Malaysia, New Zealand and hosts Japan starting August 17, Harmanpreet, 23, feels he is

Aug 01, 2019, 13:47 PM IST
Fanatic Sports appointed ticket re seller for Tokyo Olympics

Fanatic Sports appointed ticket re seller for Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Games will be held from July 24 to August 9

Jul 31, 2019, 16:05 PM IST
Indian tennis players jittery over Pakistan tour, Mahesh Bhupathi asks for details of security arrangements

Indian tennis players jittery over Pakistan tour, Mahesh Bhupathi asks for details of security arrangements

The Indian tennis team is scheduled to visit Pakistan for the first time in 55 years and participate in the Davis Cup. Security concerns, however, weigh heavily on the tour.

Jul 30, 2019, 21:54 PM IST
Shooter Joydeep Karmakar urges PM Narendra Modi to intervene over shooting's absence from CWG

Shooter Joydeep Karmakar urges PM Narendra Modi to intervene over shooting's absence from CWG

Indian shooters bagged 16 of their 66 medals, including seven gold, at last year`s Gold Coast CWG Games where they finished third in the medals tally.

Jul 30, 2019, 17:07 PM IST
Ace Wrestler Sakshi Malik stands with shooters, says they bring a lot of medals

Ace Wrestler Sakshi Malik stands with shooters, says they bring a lot of medals

Sakshi (62kg) made it to the Indian squad after the trials in Lucknow on Sunday along with Seema Bisla (50kg), Vinesh Phogat (53kg), Sarita Mor (57kg), Divya Kakran (68kg) and Kiran Godara (76kg).

Jul 30, 2019, 16:28 PM IST
Olympic silver medalist Max Parrot says he has beaten cancer

Olympic silver medalist Max Parrot says he has beaten cancer

Parrot, a five-time X Games champion who won silver at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, revealed in January that he had been diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma.

Jul 30, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard becomes lightning rod for criticism of transgender policy

Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard becomes lightning rod for criticism of transgender policy

Hubbard, who competed for New Zealand in men`s weightlifting before her transition in her thirties, won two golds and a silver in three of the women`s heavyweight categories at the Games in Samoa

Jul 30, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
PKL 7: Bengal Warriors thrash Puneri Paltan 43-23

PKL 7: Bengal Warriors thrash Puneri Paltan 43-23

Maninder Singh got two super raids and was a thorn in the Puneri Paltan`s side throughout the match.   

Jul 30, 2019, 12:12 PM IST