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F1 cancels Russian GP due to military invasion of Ukraine

F1 cancels Russian GP due to military invasion of Ukraine

Formula 1 has cancelled the Russian GP due to country's military invasion in Ukraine. 

Feb 25, 2022, 18:09 PM IST
Boxing legends Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko brothers to take up arms for Ukraine against Russia

Boxing legends Wladimir and Vitali Klitschko brothers to take up arms for Ukraine against Russia

Vitali Klitschko, who has been the mayor of Ukraine’s capital Kyiv since 2014, said he was ready to fight. Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko enlisted in Ukraine’s reserve army earlier

Feb 25, 2022, 09:55 AM IST
Ukraine-Russia conflict: Paralympics medallist Sharad Kumar worried about his coach in Ukraine

Ukraine-Russia conflict: Paralympics medallist Sharad Kumar worried about his coach in Ukraine

Tokyo Paralympics bronze-medallist Sharad Kumar is tracking developments relating to the Russian military operation in Ukraine as he is worried about the safety of his coach Nikitin Yevhen there.

Feb 24, 2022, 17:12 PM IST
Nandini secures India's first medal at 73rd Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament

Nandini secures India's first medal at 73rd Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament

Nandini will face former world champion Kazakh Lazzat Kungeibayeva in the semi-finals.

Feb 23, 2022, 16:21 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi congratulates GM R Praggnanandhaa on winning against chess champion Magnus Carlsen

PM Narendra Modi congratulates GM R Praggnanandhaa on winning against chess champion Magnus Carlsen

16-year-old Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa had stunned world champion, Magnus Carlsen, in the eighth round of the ongoing Airthings Masters.

Feb 23, 2022, 15:33 PM IST
R Praggnanandhaa misses out on quarters, finishes 11th in Airthings Masters 2022

R Praggnanandhaa misses out on quarters, finishes 11th in Airthings Masters 2022

R Praggnanandhaa defeated world champion Magnus Carlsen in the eighth round and Russia's Vladislav Artemiev in the final round but failed to progress. 

Feb 23, 2022, 11:52 AM IST
EXCLUSIVE: Chess sensation R Praggnanandhaa says ‘win over Magnus Carlsen a big boost to confidence’

EXCLUSIVE: Chess sensation R Praggnanandhaa says ‘win over Magnus Carlsen a big boost to confidence’

Profusely thanking their efforts, R. Praggnanandhaa acknowledged the efforts of Grandmaster RB Ramesh, for guiding him since 2014 and helping in all the games and tournaments. 

Feb 23, 2022, 08:22 AM IST
R Praggnanandhaa: How sister's hobby shaped young chess wizard who stunned World No.1 Magnus Carlsen

R Praggnanandhaa: How sister's hobby shaped young chess wizard who stunned World No.1 Magnus Carlsen

Touted as the one for the future when he became an International Master at the tender age of 10 years and nine months in 2016, Praggu, as he is fondly called by his friends and coaches, has made

Feb 22, 2022, 19:53 PM IST
Nitu and Anamika advance to quarters at Strandja Memorial Boxing tournament in Bulgaria

Nitu and Anamika advance to quarters at Strandja Memorial Boxing tournament in Bulgaria

Nitu and Anamika will now take on Italy's Roberta Bonatti and Algeria's Roumaysa Boualem respectively in their next bouts.

Feb 22, 2022, 18:15 PM IST
After beating Magnus Carlsen, R Praggnanandhaa posts two more wins in Airthings Masters 2022 chess

After beating Magnus Carlsen, R Praggnanandhaa posts two more wins in Airthings Masters 2022 chess

India's 16-year-old Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa registers two more victories after a stunning win over World No.1 Magnus Carlsen.

Feb 22, 2022, 11:10 AM IST
Neeraj Chopra, Dinesh Karthik among athletes celebrating India-UK Week of Sport

Neeraj Chopra, Dinesh Karthik among athletes celebrating India-UK Week of Sport

The Week of Sport will showcase the best of sport with events involving Indian and British personalities reflecting on their own journeys.

Feb 21, 2022, 20:47 PM IST
Bollywood star Ranveer Singh meets LeBron James at NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, fans in US chant ‘Apna Time Ayega’ - WATCH

Bollywood star Ranveer Singh meets LeBron James at NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, fans in US chant ‘Apna Time Ayega’ - WATCH

Star actor Ranveer Singh took to Instagram to share an iconic moment from his basketball venture. The star met baskeball king LeBron James, who is viewed as one of the greatest NBA players and he has

Feb 21, 2022, 17:27 PM IST
FIH Women's Hockey Pro League: Goalkeeper Savita to lead India in absence of Rani Rampal

FIH Women's Hockey Pro League: Goalkeeper Savita to lead India in absence of Rani Rampal

Goalkeeper Savita Punia will lead team in the Women's FIH Hockey Pro League 2022.

Feb 21, 2022, 17:22 PM IST
India's 16-year-old GM R Praggnanandhaa stuns world no. 1 Magnus Carlsen

India's 16-year-old GM R Praggnanandhaa stuns world no. 1 Magnus Carlsen

Airthings Masters: R Praggnanandhaa defeated world no.1 Magnus Carlsen in the eighth round with black pieces in 39 moves.

Feb 21, 2022, 12:11 PM IST
WWE Elimination Chamber 2022: Brock Lesnar wins WWE title, Roman Reigns remains Universal champion; check all results here

WWE Elimination Chamber 2022: Brock Lesnar wins WWE title, Roman Reigns remains Universal champion; check all results here

With Brock Lesnar's championship win, he has punched his ticket to The Show of Shows for a Title vs. Title Match against Roman Reigns, who retained the Universal Champion title with a win over

Feb 20, 2022, 11:01 AM IST
Mumbai becomes only second Indian city to host an IOC session, check details here

Mumbai becomes only second Indian city to host an IOC session, check details here

Leading the Indian presentation in Beijing were Abhinav Bindra, the country`s first individual Olympics gold medallist in 2008, IOC Member Nita Ambani, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president

Feb 19, 2022, 15:25 PM IST
India win bid to host 2023 IOC session in Mumbai; Abhinav Bindra, Sachin Tendulkar celebrate momentous occasion

India win bid to host 2023 IOC session in Mumbai; Abhinav Bindra, Sachin Tendulkar celebrate momentous occasion

Sania Mirza, Abhinav Bindra and others celebrate India's win for hosting the 2023 International Olympic Committee's (IOC) session in Mumbai.

Feb 19, 2022, 13:55 PM IST
WWE: The Undertaker to be inducted into Hall of Fame 2022

WWE: The Undertaker to be inducted into Hall of Fame 2022

A multi-time WWE and World Heavyweight Champion, a seven-time tag team titleholder, and a Royal Rumble Match winner in 2007, Undertaker has over the years cemented his place among the greatest in the

Feb 19, 2022, 07:15 AM IST
FIH Hockey Pro League: India men's and women's team matches to be played without fans

FIH Hockey Pro League: India men's and women's team matches to be played without fans

Both the Indian men's and women's teams will play their matches behind closed doors.

Feb 18, 2022, 15:55 PM IST
Super Bowl 2022: Los Angeles Rams comeback 23-20 beating Bengals to win title

Super Bowl 2022: Los Angeles Rams comeback 23-20 beating Bengals to win title

Los Angeles Rams last NFL title came 22 years ago when they were based in St. Louis.

Feb 14, 2022, 12:28 PM IST