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Forced break has made it more challenging for wrestlers who are yet to qualify for Olympics: Bajrang Punia

Forced break has made it more challenging for wrestlers who are yet to qualify for Olympics: Bajrang Punia

India's premier wrestler Bajrang Punia feels that lost competition time owing to the COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for those who are yet to qualify for the postponed Tokyo Olympics  

Aug 14, 2020, 17:20 PM IST
Sports Authority of India announces national archery camp for Olympic-bound athletes from August 25

Sports Authority of India announces national archery camp for Olympic-bound athletes from August 25

Sixteen recurve archers, including eight men and as many women, will take part in the camp at the Army Sports Institute in Pune.

Aug 13, 2020, 17:53 PM IST
Sergio Perez to race in Spain after testing negative for coronavirus

Sergio Perez to race in Spain after testing negative for coronavirus

The Mexican driver missed the previous two grands prix at Britain`s Silverstone circuit after contracting the virus.

Aug 13, 2020, 17:22 PM IST
Zero positive coronavirus cases recorded in NBA before restart

Zero positive coronavirus cases recorded in NBA before restart

The 2020 NBA Playoffs are slated to begin on August 17.

Aug 13, 2020, 16:29 PM IST
 Korea Ladies Professional Golf Association cancels fourth event as sponsors withdraw amid COVID-19 pandemic: Report

Korea Ladies Professional Golf Association cancels fourth event as sponsors withdraw amid COVID-19 pandemic: Report

The Korean women`s golf tour (KLPGA) has lost another event due to the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic with the KG-Edaily Ladies Open dropped from the schedule after both title sponsors

Aug 13, 2020, 11:52 AM IST
Motor racing: Racing Point F1 row heading to court after rivals appeal

Motor racing: Racing Point F1 row heading to court after rivals appeal

The row over Racing Point`s Formula One car is heading for court after rivals Ferrari and Renault confirmed on Tuesday that they would appeal a stewards` decision.

Aug 12, 2020, 13:18 PM IST
Indian hockey player Mandeep Singh diagnosed with coronavirus

Indian hockey player Mandeep Singh diagnosed with coronavirus

Last week, men's hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh, defender Surender Kumar, Jaskaran Singh, drag-flicker Varun Kumar and goalkeeper Krishan Bahadur Pathak were also tested positive for coronavirus.

Aug 10, 2020, 13:54 PM IST
Former WWE wrestler 'Kamala' dies aged 70

Former WWE wrestler 'Kamala' dies aged 70

Harris, the 6-foot-7, 380-pound wrestler, had fought some of the greatest superstars in sports-entertainment history, including Hulk Hogan, Andre the Giant and The Undertaker.

Aug 10, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer buoyed by Anthony Martial progress before Europa League quarters

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer buoyed by Anthony Martial progress before Europa League quarters

Martial scored his 23rd goal for United in all competitions this season against LASK Linz in Wednesday`s Europa League last-16 victory.

Aug 10, 2020, 09:28 AM IST
NBA: LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden named MVP finalists

NBA: LeBron James, Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden named MVP finalists

NBA said the awards voting is based on games played from the start of the regular season through March 11, which is when the season was suspended.

Aug 09, 2020, 15:54 PM IST
National cycling camp to begin from August 14 in New Delhi

National cycling camp to begin from August 14 in New Delhi

A team of 11 athletes, four coaches and 16 support staff have already reported to the camp and are undergoing mandatory quarantine, said SAI.  

Aug 09, 2020, 09:26 AM IST
Valtteri Bottas pips Lewis Hamilton to 70th Anniversary Grand Prix pole

Valtteri Bottas pips Lewis Hamilton to 70th Anniversary Grand Prix pole

Super stand-in Nico Hulkenberg qualified his Racing Point an eye-opening third as a replacement for absent Mexican Sergio Perez, in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19.

Aug 08, 2020, 21:37 PM IST
Champions League: Man City eliminate Real Madrid, will face Olympique Lyon in quarterfinals

Champions League: Man City eliminate Real Madrid, will face Olympique Lyon in quarterfinals

Manchester City marched into the Champions League quarter-finals by beating visitors Real Madrid 2-1 for a 4-2 aggregate triumph on Friday, with scorers Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus taking

Aug 08, 2020, 09:09 AM IST
Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo brace not enough, Olympique Lyon knocks out Juventus

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo brace not enough, Olympique Lyon knocks out Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace, including an unstoppable long-range goal, to give Juventus a 2-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais in the Champions League on Friday but it was not enough as the French

Aug 08, 2020, 08:55 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton back on top in 70th Anniversary Grand Prix practice

Lewis Hamilton back on top in 70th Anniversary Grand Prix practice

Bottas, who had been fastest in the day`s first session as drivers got to grips with Pirelli`s softer tyres, was 0.176 seconds slower than Hamilton.

Aug 07, 2020, 22:48 PM IST
Indian captain Manpreet Singh among four hockey players to test positive for coronavirus

Indian captain Manpreet Singh among four hockey players to test positive for coronavirus

As a proactive step, SAI made it mandatory for all athletes, who reported back to the camp, to take a rapid COVID-19 test upon arrival.

Aug 07, 2020, 20:55 PM IST
70th Anniversary Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas leads first practice, Sebastian Vettel's struggles continue

70th Anniversary Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas leads first practice, Sebastian Vettel's struggles continue

Hamilton started off as the faster of the two Mercedes drivers but Bottas, lapping on the C4 soft tyres which Pirelli have brought in for this weekend, beat him on his second flying lap.

Aug 07, 2020, 19:35 PM IST
Formula 1: Nico Hulkenberg gets second chance after Sergio Perez tests positive for coronavirus again

Formula 1: Nico Hulkenberg gets second chance after Sergio Perez tests positive for coronavirus again

Hulkenbarg was drafted in for last weekend`s British Grand Prix at Silverstone, alongside Canadian race regular Lance Stroll, but did not start the race after an engine problem.

Aug 07, 2020, 16:18 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton puts new deal on hold as Mercedes confirm Valtteri Bottas

Lewis Hamilton puts new deal on hold as Mercedes confirm Valtteri Bottas

Hamilton is out of contract at the end of the year but looking sure to stay at dominant champions Mercedes, with no other available seat as competitive.

Aug 07, 2020, 15:28 PM IST
Racing Point's Sergio Perez could race in 70th Anniversary Grand Prix after quarantine

Racing Point's Sergio Perez could race in 70th Anniversary Grand Prix after quarantine

Racing Point said they expected to make a decision later on Thursday or before practice starts on Friday on who would partner Canadian Lance Stroll.

Aug 06, 2020, 22:40 PM IST