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Tokyo 2020 medal designer basks in sudden fame

Tokyo 2020 medal designer basks in sudden fame

Kawanishi, a graphic designer from Osaka, won a nationwide competition to design the medals for the Olympics and Paralympics next year.

Jul 25, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
Delhi pip Telugu Titans 34-33 in nail-biting PKL 2019 tie

Delhi pip Telugu Titans 34-33 in nail-biting PKL 2019 tie

On the other hand, debutant Suraj Desai, the elder brother of Siddharth Desai, scored 18 raid points for Telugu Titans. Siddharth scored eight raid points for the Titans.

Jul 24, 2019, 23:31 PM IST
All-round show help Bengal Warriors thrash UP Yoddha 48-17 in PKL 2019

All-round show help Bengal Warriors thrash UP Yoddha 48-17 in PKL 2019

An all-round show guided Bengal Warriors to a massive 48-17 win over UP Yoddha in an Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) contest here on Wednesday. It was also Bengal`s biggest win in the history of the league.

Jul 24, 2019, 22:01 PM IST
PKL 2019, Telugu Titans vs Delhi Dabang: As it Happened

PKL 2019, Telugu Titans vs Delhi Dabang: As it Happened

Telugu Titans, who are winless after two games, will look to seal their first win when they take on Dabang Delhi KC in their third match of the Pro Kabaddi League 2019 at the Gachibowli Indoor

Jul 24, 2019, 20:33 PM IST
Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev dies after suffering head injuries during bout

Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev dies after suffering head injuries during bout

The Russian Boxing Federation has announced that they have opened an investigation into the matter. 

Jul 24, 2019, 20:09 PM IST
PKL 2019, UP Yoddha vs Bengal Warriors:As it Happened

PKL 2019, UP Yoddha vs Bengal Warriors:As it Happened

UP Yoddha will look to open their campaign at the Pro Kabaddi League 2019 on a winning note when they take on the Bengal Warriors in their opening clash at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad on

Jul 24, 2019, 19:22 PM IST
Year before 2020 Olympics, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - IOC

Year before 2020 Olympics, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - IOC

Around 3.22 million tickets were sold during the first domestic sales phase last month, surprising organisers so much that their sales policy has had to be amended.

Jul 24, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
German Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel facing his demons on return to Hockenheim

German Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel facing his demons on return to Hockenheim

Last year’s race at the 4.5km circuit, just half an hour away from Vettel’s home town Heppenheim, is where it all began to go wrong for the four-times world champion.

Jul 24, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Want to win Pro Kabaddi League 2019 for Dabang Delhi: Meraj Sheykh

Want to win Pro Kabaddi League 2019 for Dabang Delhi: Meraj Sheykh

Delhi are set to kick off their PKL 7 campaign on Wednesday against hosts Telugu Titans and speaking to reporters on the eve of the match, Meraj seemed confident of his side putting up another

Jul 24, 2019, 09:54 AM IST
Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov stripped of London 2012 gold medal

Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov stripped of London 2012 gold medal

Taymazov, whose gold in the 2008 Olympics was taken away in 2017 after a re-testing of samples from the Beijing Games was conducted, is the 60th athlete to be disqualified from the London Olympics

Jul 24, 2019, 07:50 AM IST
Tour de France: Caleb Ewan claims second stage win as Geraint Thomas takes minor tumble

Tour de France: Caleb Ewan claims second stage win as Geraint Thomas takes minor tumble

The Lotto Soudal rider beat Italian Elia Viviani and Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen, who took second and third place, respectively at the end of a 177-km ride around Nimes as temperatures reached 40

Jul 24, 2019, 07:12 AM IST
Athlete Christian Taylor to fly 5,000 miles to take one jump at US meet

Athlete Christian Taylor to fly 5,000 miles to take one jump at US meet

The five times triple jump gold medallist will be in the air for about 5,000 miles (7,900 km) on Thursday so he can take one jump at the U.S. championships/world trials in Des Moines, Iowa, on Friday

Jul 24, 2019, 06:59 AM IST
Nike signs basketball star Zion Williamson to its Jordan brand

Nike signs basketball star Zion Williamson to its Jordan brand

Williamson is the reigning college basketball player of the year and dominated in his only season at Duke University.

Jul 24, 2019, 00:48 AM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Telugu Titans look to snap losing streak against Dabang Delhi KC

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Telugu Titans look to snap losing streak against Dabang Delhi KC

The clash between these two sides will be the second match of the double-header on the day and will start at 8:30 PM IST.

Jul 23, 2019, 20:58 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Exciting contest on the cards as UP Yoddha take on Bengal Warriors

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Exciting contest on the cards as UP Yoddha take on Bengal Warriors

The match which will start at 7:30 PM IST is expected to be a well-fought one considering the raiding unit and defenders in both the sides. 

Jul 23, 2019, 19:54 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar lauds skipper Dharmaraj Cheralathan post Puneri Paltan win

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Haryana Steelers coach Rakesh Kumar lauds skipper Dharmaraj Cheralathan post Puneri Paltan win

A dominating performance by raider Naveen helped the Steelers emerge victorious by a margin of 10 points in a 34-24 win against the Puneri Paltan in a clash held at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in

Jul 23, 2019, 18:45 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Jaipur Pink Panthers coach Srinivas Reddy hails 'collective effort' by players in U Mumba win

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Jaipur Pink Panthers coach Srinivas Reddy hails 'collective effort' by players in U Mumba win

Jaipur Pink Panthers skipper Deepak Hooda was the top performer for the franchise with 11 raid points, while defender Amit Hooda made his presence felt in defence with a high 5

Jul 23, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics preparations on track one year out from tournament: Official

Tokyo Olympics preparations on track one year out from tournament: Official

Wednesday marks one year until the opening ceremony in the almost-completed National Stadium, and organisers believe they are on schedule to deliver the Games.

Jul 23, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Pro Kabaddi League 2019: U Mumba skipper Fazel Atrachali blames poor initial performance for Jaipur Pink Panthers loss

Pro Kabaddi League 2019: U Mumba skipper Fazel Atrachali blames poor initial performance for Jaipur Pink Panthers loss

The U Mumba who recorded a winning start to their league campaign against the Telugu Titans were trumped 42-23 in their second clash which took place at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad.

Jul 23, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
American swimmer Katie Ledecky's illness shocks World Championships

American swimmer Katie Ledecky's illness shocks World Championships

The 14 world titles holder had been gunning for four individual golds at the worlds but saw her run of three straight 400 titles ended by Australian Ariarne Titmus on Sunday.

Jul 23, 2019, 12:57 PM IST