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DNA | Tokyo Olympics: Why Punjab-Haryana athletes are more in number among Indian athletes?

The opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics will take place on 23 July (Friday) at the Olympic Stadium. Only 28 members, including six officials and 22 athletes from the Indian contingent, will attend the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics on Friday after organizers suggested restricting the number of athletes starting due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jul 22, 2021, 23:04 PM IST

BCCI decides to suspend IPL 2021, several cricketers tested positive for COVID-19

The Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) was suspended for the time being after the SRH player tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of his scheduled match against Mumbai Indians in Delhi on Tuesday.

May 04, 2021, 13:50 PM IST

Morning Breaking: PM Modi to inaugurate Bogibeel bridge, India’s longest, today

About 21 years after its foundation stone was laid, the Bogibeel bridge, India’s longest railroad bridge, will be thrown open to traffic by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. The 4.94 km bridge, built at a cost of Rs 5,900 crore by the Indian Railways, will reduce travel time from Assam to Arunachal Pradesh to four hours and will also cut down train travel between Delhi to Dibrugarh by three hours.

Dec 25, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

Mohammed Shami-Hasin Jahan saga: How the case has unfolded till now

His wife of four years, Hasin Jahan, opened a can of worms on March 7, 2018, accusing the pacer of domestic violence and having extra marital affairs.

Mar 22, 2018, 17:23 PM IST

My fairytale continues, says emotional Federer

Federer defeated Croatia's Cilic 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 to win the men's singles title, his sixth triumph at the Australian Open.

Jan 28, 2018, 18:40 PM IST

Sri Lanka win U-19 World Cup Plate final

Earlier, after being asked to bat first, middle-order batsman Alick Athanaze (110 not out) helped West Indies carve out a challenging total of 254/5.

Jan 28, 2018, 18:17 PM IST

Leander Paes wins 25th Challenger doubles title at Newport Beach

The second-seeded Indo-American pair defeated the American-Filipino combine 6-4 7-5 in the summit clash of the USD 150,000 hardcourt tournament.

Jan 28, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

IPL Auction: It's a dream come true to play with Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, says Washington Sundar

He also said playing being part of the Bengaluru franchise would be a blessing as he could learn new things by watching the stalwarts at close quarters.

Jan 28, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Closed roof for Australian Open final draws criticism

The temperature was 37 degrees Celsius (98.6 F) when Cilic and Federer took the court.

Jan 28, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

India vs South Africa: Wanderers Test should have been called off, says Dean Elgar

Dean Elgar’s gritty innings also came for effusive praise from his captain Faf du Plessis.

Jan 28, 2018, 14:58 PM IST

Sandeep Lamichhane becomes first Nepal player to get IPL contract

He hogged the limelight by becoming the second-highest wicket-taker in the tournament with 14 scalps in six innings at an average of 17 and an economy of 4.67. 

Jan 28, 2018, 14:46 PM IST

Four-Nations Hockey: India settle for silver after shootout loss to Belgium

Tanguy Cosyns (41), Cedric Charlier (43), Amaury Keusters (51?) and Felix Denayer (56?) scored during regulation time.

Jan 28, 2018, 13:46 PM IST

Bopanna-Babos pair ends runner-up at Australian Open

The Indo-Hungarian combine converted two of those chances to claim the early advantage.

Jan 28, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Saina Nehwal loses to No. 1 Tai Tzu in Indonesia Masters final

Tai Tzu Ying has now defeated the former world No.1 Indian nine times in their last 10 meetings. 

Jan 28, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

India vs South Africa: We don't get green tracks in India, Faf du Plessis on pitch furore

The Virat Kohli-led Indian team showed tremendous grit to bat on and claim a consolation win on the treacherous surface.

Jan 28, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

India vs South Africa: Now we have the result to back our belief, says Virat Kohli

South Africa won the series 2-1 and now the two teams look forward to the six-match ODI series starting in Durban on February 1. 

Jan 28, 2018, 11:42 AM IST

West Brom beat Liverpool amid VAR chaos, Spurs avoid upset

Referee Craig Pawson denied West Brom a third goal after ruling out Craig Dawson's effort by using VAR to determine that Gareth Barry was offside.

Jan 28, 2018, 11:02 AM IST

Neymar brushes off penalty controversy

Spanish media reported earlier this week that the 25-year-old is unsettled in Paris and set to move to Real Madrid at the end of the season.

Jan 28, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Juventus beat self-destructing Chievo to go top of Serie A

Atalanta continued their impressive season with a 3-0 win at Sassuolo which lifted them to seventh.

Jan 28, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid roar back with big win at Valencia

Cristiano Ronaldo made no mistake again from the spot in the 38th after Karim Benzema had been pushed over in the area by defender Martin Montoya, stretching Madrid’s lead and moving on to eight goals in the league this season, including four penalties.

Jan 28, 2018, 10:28 AM IST