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National Anti Doping Agency Bans Top Indian Athlete
A top Indian athlete was handed a provisional suspension by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) on Wednesday after testing positive for banned performance enhancing substance meldonium. Talking to a news channel, a top NADA official refused to disclose the athlete's name. He, however, info..
US Motorcycling Legend Nicky Hayden Dies In Italy
American motorcycling champion Nicky Hayden has died from injuries he sustained in an accident on his road bike last week, the Maurizio Bufalini hospital in eastern Italian city of Cesena tweeted on Monday. Hayden had been in intensive care with severe head and chest injuries after he was hit by ..
Raider Nitin Tomar Emerges Costliest Buy In Pro Kabaddi History
Raider Nitin Tomar on Monday shattered all records to emerge the costliest-ever player to be bought in the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) auction. Bought for a whopping Rs 93 lakh by GMR-owned Team Uttar Pradesh, he surpassed fellow raider Rohit Kumar, who bagged Rs 81 lakh from Bengaluru Bulls. Ea..
Liverpool Book Ticket To Champions League Play-Off Stage
Liverpool managed to qualify for the 2017-2018 Champions League play-off by defeating Middlesbrough 3-0 Sunday and grabbing fourth place in the English Premier League (EPL) football championship. Although Arsenal defeated Everton 3-1, they could not join the top four and will miss the next editi..
Sports Ministry To Launch Talent Search Portal
The Union Sports Ministry will launch a portal to search for young talent in different Olympic disciplines, Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel said here on Saturday. In an interaction with the media here, Goel said that when he came across a case where a young talented spor..
Laxman Wins All India Open Rapid FIDE Rating Chess Meet
Grand Master R.R. Laxman of Integral Coach Factory finished on top with 9.5 points to win the All India Open Rapid FIDE Rating Chess Tournament at the Kshudiram Anushilan Kendra here on Thursday. Fide Master Mitrabha Guha racked up 8.5 points to finish second in the 10-round tournament while unti..
IPL Live Score: Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Scoreboard
Following is the scorecard of the IPL match between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) here on Thursday. Sunrisers Hyderabad D Warner b Chawla 37 S Dhawan c Uthappa b U Yadav 11 K Williamson c S Yadav b Coulter-Nile 24 Yuvraj Singh c Chawla b U Yadav 9 V Shankar c S ..
Hockey: New Zealand Thrash India 8-2 In Second Match
New Zealand showed class as they thrashed India eves 8-2 in the second match of the five-match series here on Tuesday. For New Zealand, Samantha Harrison (third minute), Stacey Michelsen (21st, 30th minute), Kirsten Pearce (52), Madison Doar (56), Samantha Harrison (56) and Stephanie Dickins (60)..
Deepti-Poonam Share Record ODI Stand To Give India Huge Win
India's Deepti Sharma (188) and Poonam Rout (109 retired hurt) shared One-Day International (ODI) cricket's record stand of 320 for the opening wicket as they crushed Ireland by 249 runs for their biggest win in terms of runs in a match of the Women's Quadrangular Series here on Monday. Opening b..
Attiitude.com Signs Gayle As Global Brand Ambassador
Fashion and lifestyle online brand, Attiitude.com on Monday signed West Indian star batsman Chris Gayle as its global brand ambassador in a multi-million dollar deal. The 37-year-old will represent the brand internationally for the next five years, according to the organisers. Commenting on t..