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India's Avinash Sable secures Olympic berth in men's 3000m steeplechase

India's Avinash Sable secures Olympic berth in men's 3000m steeplechase

The qualifying cut-off was 8:22.00 and Sable completed in 8:21.37, setting a new national record.Sports Authority of India (SAI) took to Twitter and congratulated Sable for his achievement.

Oct 05, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Indiana Pacers pip Sacramento Kings in India's NBA debut

Indiana Pacers pip Sacramento Kings in India's NBA debut

The lasting image of the first-ever NBA Games in India was cagers of Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers dancing to the tune of bhangra during timeouts, and over 3,000 kids from the Reliance

Oct 05, 2019, 12:21 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: USA's Dalilah Muhammad snaps 400m hurdles world record to clinch gold

World Athletics Championships: USA's Dalilah Muhammad snaps 400m hurdles world record to clinch gold

American track and field athlete Dalilah Muhammad has bagged a gold medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 after breaking her own world record in the thrilling final of a 400-meter

Oct 05, 2019, 12:04 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: Bahrain's Salwa Eid Naser becomes 1st Asian to win 400m gold

World Athletics Championships: Bahrain's Salwa Eid Naser becomes 1st Asian to win 400m gold

Salwa Eid Naser of Bahrain unleashed a performance which rocked the world of athletics on Day Seven of the ongoing World Athletics Championships by winning gold with the third-fastest 400m time in

Oct 04, 2019, 16:05 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: Shot putter Tejinder Singh, 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crash out

World Athletics Championships: Shot putter Tejinder Singh, 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crash out

India's shot put star Tejinder Pal Singh Toor and 1500m runner Jinson Johnson crashed out of the ongoing World Athletics Championships in Doha.

Oct 04, 2019, 12:06 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League: Puneri Paltan edge out Tamil Thalaivas 53-50

Pro Kabaddi League: Puneri Paltan edge out Tamil Thalaivas 53-50

Puneri Paltan edged Telugu Titans 53-50 in a closely fought Pro Kabaddi match at the Tau Devilal Sports Complex in Panchkula on Thursday.

Oct 04, 2019, 10:26 AM IST
 Formula One plays down talk of new teams from 2021

Formula One plays down talk of new teams from 2021

The most recent all-new entrants are U.S.-owned Haas, who made their debut in 2016 and have a close technical partnership with Ferrari.

Oct 04, 2019, 09:42 AM IST
PKL 7: Pawan Sehrawat stars as Bengaluru Bulls beat Haryana Steelers 56-39

PKL 7: Pawan Sehrawat stars as Bengaluru Bulls beat Haryana Steelers 56-39

Pawan Sehrawat was once again the hero for Bengaluru Bulls as they beat home team Haryana Steelers 56-39 in a highly entertaining Pro Kabaddi League match at the Tau Devilal Sports Complex here on

Oct 03, 2019, 13:11 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: India's Annu Rani finishes 8th in women's javelin final

World Athletics Championships: India's Annu Rani finishes 8th in women's javelin final

Indian javelin thrower Annu Rani made an eighth-place finish in the final of the women's javelin throw event at the ongoing IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha on Tuesday. 

Oct 02, 2019, 13:49 PM IST
Annu Rani qualifies for javelin throw finals at World Athletics Championships in Doha

Annu Rani qualifies for javelin throw finals at World Athletics Championships in Doha

Annu Rani has created history by becoming the first Indian to reach the finals of the women's javelin throw in the World Championships. 

Oct 01, 2019, 09:05 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi lauds Daniil Medvedev, Rafael Nadal's sporting spirit

PM Narendra Modi lauds Daniil Medvedev, Rafael Nadal's sporting spirit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Mann Ki Baat address on Sunday lauded Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev's simplicity and maturity and urged everyone to hear the Russian's speech and learn

Sep 29, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
Indian mixed relay team reaches World Athletics Championships final, qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Indian mixed relay team reaches World Athletics Championships final, qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

The Indian mixed 4x400m relay team booked their place in the final of the ongoing 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha after making a third-place finish in the heat on Saturday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 11:04 AM IST
Harmanpreet Singh's brace helps Indian hockey team thrashes Spain 6-1

Harmanpreet Singh's brace helps Indian hockey team thrashes Spain 6-1

India will now lock horns with Spain in the third match of the our of Belgium on Sunday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 08:42 AM IST
World Athletics Championships: Sprinter Dutee Chand bows out in opening round

World Athletics Championships: Sprinter Dutee Chand bows out in opening round

Star Indian sprinter Dutee Chand suffered a major blow as she crashed out of the ongoing 17th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha in the opening round of the women's 100m event on Saturday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 08:02 AM IST
PKL 7: Gujarat Fortunegiants thrash Tamil Thalaivas 50-21

PKL 7: Gujarat Fortunegiants thrash Tamil Thalaivas 50-21

Sonu Jaglan (15 points) and Rohit Gulia (11 points) secured Super 10s for Fortunegiants as Tamil Thalaivas once again failed to impress on the mat. 

Sep 29, 2019, 07:10 AM IST
PKL 7: Siddharth Desai helps Telugu Titans thrash Jaipur Pink Panthers 51-31

PKL 7: Siddharth Desai helps Telugu Titans thrash Jaipur Pink Panthers 51-31

Siddharth Desai was in his good form as he helped Telugu Titans thrash Jaipur Pink Panthers 51-31 in the final match of Pro Kabaddi League's Jaipur-leg on Friday.

Sep 28, 2019, 08:59 AM IST
McLaren to switch back to Mercedes engines from 2021

McLaren to switch back to Mercedes engines from 2021

McLaren, who have used Renault engines since last year, have clinched a deal with Mercedes until at least the end of 2024, resurrecting a partnership that ran from 2005 to 2014.

Sep 28, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Wrestler Deepak Punia climbs to No.1 spot in rankings, Vinesh Phogat occupies second place

Wrestler Deepak Punia climbs to No.1 spot in rankings, Vinesh Phogat occupies second place

Deepak, the reigning junior world champion, had to remain content with the silver medal after he pulled out of the summit clash against Iranian great Hasan Yazdani due to an ankle injury in Nur-

Sep 27, 2019, 14:35 PM IST
Wrestler Vinesh Phogat targets Tokyo Olympic glory to overcome Rio heartache

Wrestler Vinesh Phogat targets Tokyo Olympic glory to overcome Rio heartache

The freestyle wrestler was one of India’s few gold medal hopes in Rio and the entire nation mourned as she lay on the mat writhing in pain during her bout against China’s Sun Yanan.

Sep 27, 2019, 12:44 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi: Dabang Delhi beat Patna Pirates in nailbiting contest

Pro Kabaddi: Dabang Delhi beat Patna Pirates in nailbiting contest

Delhi clinched the all-important All-Out with two minutes left in the match to pull open a lead which their defenders helped maintain.

Sep 27, 2019, 09:41 AM IST