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Caeleb Dressel breaks Michael Phelps' record with 8 medals as World Swimming Championships concludes

Caeleb Dressel breaks Michael Phelps' record with 8 medals as World Swimming Championships concludes

The U.S. sprint specialist became the first swimmer to win eight medals at a single world championships, taking down Olympic great Michael Phelps`s 10-year-old 100 metres butterfly world record for

Jul 29, 2019, 12:01 PM IST
Cyclist Egan Bernal scripts history, becomes first Colombian to win Tour de France

Cyclist Egan Bernal scripts history, becomes first Colombian to win Tour de France

Cyclist Egan Bernal has created history by becoming the first-ever Colombian to win the Tour de France as well as the youngest ever to win the sport's most prestigious race in modern times.

Jul 29, 2019, 08:59 AM IST
PKL 2019: Bengaluru Bulls overpower U Mumba in close contest

PKL 2019: Bengaluru Bulls overpower U Mumba in close contest

Riding on a terrific raid performance by Pawan Sehrawat, Bengaluru Bulls beat U Mumba by 30-26 in a Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) season 7 match here on Sunday.

Jul 28, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
PKL 2019: Dabang Delhi KC stomp Haryana Steelers 41-21

PKL 2019: Dabang Delhi KC stomp Haryana Steelers 41-21

Dabang Delhi KC eased past Haryana Steelers 41-21 in the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) season 7 here on Sunday.

Jul 28, 2019, 22:56 PM IST
Boxing great Mary Kom strikes gold at President's Cup in Indonesia

Boxing great Mary Kom strikes gold at President's Cup in Indonesia

Ace Indian boxer Mary Kom on Sunday made the country proud by clinching a gold medal in the women's 51kg bout of the 23rd President's Cup in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia.  

Jul 28, 2019, 17:41 PM IST
German Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on pole for Mercedes' 200th race

German Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on pole for Mercedes' 200th race

Red Bull`s Max Verstappen will share the front row alongside the five-times world champion, with Hamilton`s team mate Valtteri Bottas third.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
 Ferrari blow their chances in German Grand Prix qualifying

Ferrari blow their chances in German Grand Prix qualifying

Ferrari last won a drivers` championship with Kimi Raikkonen in 2007 while their last constructors` title triumph came in 2008.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Katinka Hosszu, Daiya Seto on course for medley double at World Swimming Championships

Katinka Hosszu, Daiya Seto on course for medley double at World Swimming Championships

The "Iron Lady", who won her first gold medal in the event a decade ago in Rome, came home in 4:35.40, ahead of Japan`s Yu Ohashi and China`s Ye Shiwen. 

Jul 28, 2019, 10:53 AM IST
IOA chief writes to Kiren Rijiju proposing 2022 CWG boycott over shooting snub

IOA chief writes to Kiren Rijiju proposing 2022 CWG boycott over shooting snub

It is the first time since 1970 that shooting won`t be seen at the Commonwealth Games and only the second since its first inclusion in 1966.

Jul 28, 2019, 09:36 AM IST
Dutee Chand's nomination for Arjuna award, Harbhajan's for Khel Ratna rejected

Dutee Chand's nomination for Arjuna award, Harbhajan's for Khel Ratna rejected

"Ministry has asked Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to give the order of ranking for given nominations and she stands at fifth. So her nomination was rejected," a source in the Sports Authority

Jul 28, 2019, 00:20 AM IST
PKL 2019: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Bengal Warriors in thriller

PKL 2019: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Bengal Warriors in thriller

Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Bengal Warriors with a   27-25 in an edge-of-the-seat thrilling match in the second match of the day in Pro Kabaddi League 2019 (PKL) season 7 in Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Jul 27, 2019, 23:45 PM IST
PKL 2019: U Mumba beats Puneri Paltan in Maharashtra Derby

PKL 2019: U Mumba beats Puneri Paltan in Maharashtra Derby

Beginning their home leg with a victory, U Mumba beat Puneri Paltan with a  33-23 at the Dome NSCI SVP Stadium in Mumbai in Pro Kabaddi League 2019 (PKL) season 7 on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2019, 23:32 PM IST
World Swimming Championships: Lilly King loses to 14-year-old Benedetta Pilato in 50m breaststroke

World Swimming Championships: Lilly King loses to 14-year-old Benedetta Pilato in 50m breaststroke

Pilato was the only swimmer to dip below 30 seconds, touching in a time of 29.98, with King second quickest in 30.18.

Jul 27, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
Swimming: Australia's Shayna Jack admits to positive dope test

Swimming: Australia's Shayna Jack admits to positive dope test

The 20-year-old freestyle swimmer, who won two relay silvers and a bronze at the 2017 world championships, made the admission in an Instagram post.

Jul 27, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
American swimmer Caeleb Dressel snaps Michael Phelps' 100m butterfly world record

American swimmer Caeleb Dressel snaps Michael Phelps' 100m butterfly world record

Dressel, who in 2017 tied Phelps record of seven world titles at a single championships, knocked 0.32 seconds off his former team mate`s butterfly mark set at the world championships in Rome 10 years

Jul 27, 2019, 15:53 PM IST
Argentina's Hugo Santillan becomes second boxer to die this week from injuries

Argentina's Hugo Santillan becomes second boxer to die this week from injuries

Santillan passed away at a Buenos Aires hospital where he was being treated for injuries suffered in his Saturday fight against Uruguayan Eduardo Abreu

Jul 27, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
PKL 2019: Patna Pirates thrash Telugu Titans 34-22

PKL 2019: Patna Pirates thrash Telugu Titans 34-22

Patna Pirates thrashed Telugu Titans 34-22 in the final game to be played in Hyderabad on day 6 of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 7 match in Gachibowli Indoor Stadium on Friday.

Jul 27, 2019, 00:38 AM IST
PKL 2019: Gujarat Fortune Giants top points table after defeating UP Yoddha 44-19

PKL 2019: Gujarat Fortune Giants top points table after defeating UP Yoddha 44-19

Gujarat Fortunegiants topped the points table after defeating UP Yoddha 44-19 on day 6 of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 7 match on Friday. Gujarat Fortunegiants has played two games till now and

Jul 27, 2019, 00:25 AM IST
PKL 2019: Naveen Kumar shines as Delhi Dabang remains unbeaten against Tamil Thalaivas

PKL 2019: Naveen Kumar shines as Delhi Dabang remains unbeaten against Tamil Thalaivas

Dabang Delhi KC beat Tamil Thalaivas by just one point with final score setting at 30-29 in the solitary match of the day five of Pro Kabaddi League 2019 (PKL) at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in

Jul 25, 2019, 23:45 PM IST
Will send good contingent for Tokyo Olympics next year: Kiren Rijiju

Will send good contingent for Tokyo Olympics next year: Kiren Rijiju

Rijiju also said that the government has taken several steps, like Khelo India programme, to identify rural talent in India.

Jul 25, 2019, 16:22 PM IST