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Tata Steel Masters chess: R Praggnanandhaa beats Vidit Gujrathi, Magnus Carlsen maintains lead

Tata Steel Masters chess: R Praggnanandhaa beats Vidit Gujrathi, Magnus Carlsen maintains lead

The 16-year-old R Praggnanandhaa defeated GM Vidit Gujrathi in the 10th round clash of the Tata Steel Masters chess tournament 2022.

Jan 27, 2022, 11:46 AM IST
Laureus World Sports Awards 2022 to be held virtually in April due to Covid-19

Laureus World Sports Awards 2022 to be held virtually in April due to Covid-19

The event will celebrate the achievement of athletes and the inspirational stories from the world of sport, which last year included the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Games and Euro 2020 among others

Jan 26, 2022, 19:02 PM IST
Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi in joint third, Magnus Carlsen leads

Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi in joint third, Magnus Carlsen leads

Vidit Gujrathi drew with Richard Rapport of Hungary in the ninth round to be in joint third place.

Jan 26, 2022, 13:26 PM IST
Neeraj Chopra ‘humbled and honoured’ to receive Param Vishisht Seva Medal and Padma Shri awards

Neeraj Chopra ‘humbled and honoured’ to receive Param Vishisht Seva Medal and Padma Shri awards

Neeraj Chopra was conferred with the Arjuna Award in 2018 and Vishisht Seva Medal (VSM) in 2020 for his excellence in sports. Chopra was enrolled into the 4 Rajputana Rifles as a Naib Subedar on May

Jan 26, 2022, 06:44 AM IST
Republic Day 2022: Tokyo Games heroes Neeraj Chopra, Devendra Jhajharia and others come together to recite National Anthem

Republic Day 2022: Tokyo Games heroes Neeraj Chopra, Devendra Jhajharia and others come together to recite National Anthem

Featuring in the video, released  via social media channels, are 18 of India’s medalists at the Tokyo Games both Olympics and Paralympics. 

Jan 26, 2022, 06:31 AM IST
Neeraj Chopra to be conferred with Padma Shri, Devendra Jhajharia gets Padma Bhushan

Neeraj Chopra to be conferred with Padma Shri, Devendra Jhajharia gets Padma Bhushan

On the eve of the 73rd Republic Day, the Centre announced that the Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra will be conferred with the Padma Shri, while para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia was named

Jan 25, 2022, 20:38 PM IST
Neeraj Chopra to be awarded with THIS medal on Republic Day

Neeraj Chopra to be awarded with THIS medal on Republic Day

Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra is a Subedar in the Indian Army. He had enrolled in 4 Rajputana Rifles as a direct entry to Naib Subedar in 2016. He was chosen for training at the Mission

Jan 25, 2022, 18:35 PM IST
Asia Cup women's hockey: Holders India stunned 0-2 by Japan

Asia Cup women's hockey: Holders India stunned 0-2 by Japan

 Defending champions India were stunned 0-2 by reigning Asian Games gold-medallists Japan in their second Pool A match of the Women's Asia Cup hockey tournament here on Sunday.

Jan 23, 2022, 23:09 PM IST
Republic Day 2022: Life-size replica of Neeraj Chopra to be showcased in Haryana tableau during parade

Republic Day 2022: Life-size replica of Neeraj Chopra to be showcased in Haryana tableau during parade

Neeraj Chopra scripted history in August 2021 by becoming the first athlete from the country to win an Olympic gold medal in a track and field event.

Jan 23, 2022, 08:40 AM IST
Women's Asia Cup Hockey: Defending champions India thrash Malaysia 9-0 in opener

Women's Asia Cup Hockey: Defending champions India thrash Malaysia 9-0 in opener

Vandana Katariya scored in 8th and 34th minute, Navneet in 15th and 27th minute and Sharmila in 46th and 59th minute while seasoned Deep Grace Ekka (10th min), Lalremsiami (38th min), and Monica (

Jan 22, 2022, 06:49 AM IST
Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi draws with Anish Giri, shares join lead

Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi draws with Anish Giri, shares join lead

Indian Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi settled for a against Anish Giri in the 5th round of the Tata Steel Masters 2022, shares lead with Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Richard Rapport.

Jan 21, 2022, 12:58 PM IST
Actor Siddharth summoned by Tamil Nadu police in Saina Nehwal defamation case

Actor Siddharth summoned by Tamil Nadu police in Saina Nehwal defamation case

Saina Nehwal had said she is happy that Siddharth issued a public apology for his unsavoury remarks on her after she raised concerns about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's security breach recently. 

Jan 21, 2022, 11:31 AM IST
A Neeraj Chopra is born on internet: U18 javelin thrower Rohan Yadav's training video goes viral - WATCH

A Neeraj Chopra is born on internet: U18 javelin thrower Rohan Yadav's training video goes viral - WATCH

After Neeraj Chopra's record 87.58m throw at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, craze for the sport has only grown in the country. 

Jan 19, 2022, 18:03 PM IST
Tokyo gold-medallist Neeraj Chopra says World Championships are his focus in 2022

Tokyo gold-medallist Neeraj Chopra says World Championships are his focus in 2022

Chopra celebrated his 24th birthday last month in California, where he is training currently.

Jan 19, 2022, 17:12 PM IST
Ranveer Singh shows off the best NBA jerseys in his collection: WATCH

Ranveer Singh shows off the best NBA jerseys in his collection: WATCH

Ranveer showed off prized pieces like a Shaquille O’Neal Orlando Magic jersey, a Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls jersey, and even a #23 LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers jersey from the historic 2015-16

Jan 19, 2022, 15:18 PM IST
Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi leads with 3 points despite 4th round draw

Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi leads with 3 points despite 4th round draw

Indian chess player Vidit Gujrathi leads the Tata Steel Masters chess tournament with three points after settling for a draw against Andrey Esipenko in the fourth round.

Jan 19, 2022, 12:37 PM IST
Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi prevails over Daniil Dubov to become sole leader

Tata Steel Masters chess: Vidit Gujrathi prevails over Daniil Dubov to become sole leader

India's Chess player Vidit Gujrathi defeated Russia's Daniil Dubov in the 3rd round of the Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament.

Jan 18, 2022, 11:48 AM IST
Pro Kabaddi League Season 8: Second-half schedule announced

Pro Kabaddi League Season 8: Second-half schedule announced

Pro Kabaddi League organisers Mashal Sports announced second-part of the ongoing round-robin league.

Jan 17, 2022, 20:15 PM IST
Hyderabad to become first Indian city to host Formula E

Hyderabad to become first Indian city to host Formula E

The Telangana government and Formula E Association along with promoter of the event, Greenko signed a letter of intent to make Hyderabad a candidate host city for hosting Formula E race on yearly

Jan 17, 2022, 18:20 PM IST
India women's hockey team coach wants to prove Tokyo Olympics show was not a 'one day wonder'

India women's hockey team coach wants to prove Tokyo Olympics show was not a 'one day wonder'

India Women Hockey Team's Tokyo Olympics performance was not a 'one day wonder' says Coach Janneke Schopman.

Jan 14, 2022, 17:06 PM IST