Bushfire: Hockey Australia thanks Hockey India for donation

Melbourne, Hockey Australia on Monday thanked Hockey India for their support and contribution towards the victims of Australia's bushfire crisis. Hockey Australia President Melanie Woosnam expressed her thanks and gratitude to Hockey India President Md Mushtaque Ahmad, for their generous supp

Kohli backs Labuschagne to be a ‘top player in the world for a while’

Bengaluru, Marnus Labuschagne’s successful initiation into ODI cricket

during the three-match series against India has earned him the glowing praise of

world No.1 Virat Kohli.

Labuschagne, who has had a dream Test run since coming in for Steve Sm

TNCA condoles Arun Jaitley's death

Chennai,  The Tamil Nadu Cricket Association  (TNCA) today condoled the death of former Union Minister  Arun Jaitley. In a message, TNCA Joint Secretary R I Palani said the  TNCA deeply condoles the sad demise of Mr Arun Jaitley.  He was a recipient of several awards, distinctions and  outstan

About 800 players participate in 2nd State Jeet Kune Do event in Srinagar

Agencies, Srinagar About 800 players from different districts of Jammu and Kashmir participated in the second edition of four-day State Jeet Kune Do championship at S K Indoor Stadium Complex in the summer capital, Srinagar. The state level tournament, which is a stepping stone for the players to

BFI announces squad for AIBA Men’s World C'ships

New Delhi,  Boxing Federeation of India on Tuesday announced the squad for the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Men’s World Championships to be held in Ekaterinburg, Russia from September 7-21.  Manish Kaushik beat four-time Asian Championships medallist Shiva Thapa to find a berth in the

Sports Science – a key weapon in MP’s arsenal

Agencies, Bhopal In view of the fact that ‘Sports Science’ plays a vital role in honing Madhya Pradesh’s talents so that their performance witnesses further improvement, assistance is being sought from experts. During an interaction with UNI in the state capital, Director (Sports and Youth W

VIVO PKL Season 7 schedule announced

Agencies, Hyderabad Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd, the organiser of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) have announced the fixtures for Season 7 with Telugu Titans’ superstar Siddharth Desai taking on his former team U Mumba in the opening match here at Gachibowli Stadium on July 20. The season opener wil

IIPKL: Diler Delhi beat Telugu Bulls by 3 points

Mysuru, Diler Delhi continued their winning momentum after beating Telugu Bulls by 3 points in the first season of the Indo International Premier Kabaddi League here on Friday night. Till the end of third quarter, Telugu dominated the match and got a le

Niki Lauda, three-time F1 world champion, dies at 70

Canberra, Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family said in a statement. Lauda "passed away peacefully", his family said in a statement on Monday, reported BBC. "His unique achievements as an athlete and entre

Indian climber Keval scales Everest, Lhotse in six days

Kathmandu, An Indian climber successfully scaled two mountains above 8,000 metres in just six days this spring season. According to Rishi Bhandari, Managing Director at Satori Adventures Pvt Ltd, Keval Hiren Kakka (28) stood atop the summit of the world