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21 Sep 2015


Jagmohan Dalmiya passes away

Jagmohan Dalmiya, the man responsible for reviving cricket and making it profitable passed away on 20 September 2015 in Kolkata.

17 Sep 2015


Key highlights of Hockey India League Auction 2015

The HIL Auction 2015 saw some big signings with Germany's Fuerste getting $105,000 from Kalinga Lancers.

14 Sep 2015


US Open: Djokovic wins his 10th Grand Slam

The world no.1 Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer after four enthralling sets 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 at the Aurthur Ashe Stadium in the final of US Open 2015.

12 Sep 2015


Paes wins US Open mixed title with Hingis

Leander Paes won his 17th Grand Slam title at the US Open with Martina Hingis, in the mixed doubles category.

9 Sep 2015


Serena edges past Venus: US Open QF

Serena Williams overcame her sister Venus in three sets 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 at the ongoing US Open to reach the Semi Finals.

3 Sep 2015


Durban to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

Durban's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been successful.

31 Aug 2015


Football clubs transfer deadline day fast approaching

With just one day left in the transfer window, football clubs are looking to wrap up their summer spending.

29 Aug 2015


Indian women hockey book a berth in Olympics

Indian women's hockey team qualified for the upcoming 2016 Rio Olympics.

27 Aug 2015


Doha to host Pakistan Super League!

PCB officials finally confirmed that the Pakistan Super League will be held in Doha.

24 Aug 2015


Babar qualifies for last round of Beijing Championship

Lalita Babar broke her own national-record to qualify for the women's 3000m steeplechase final in the World Athletics Championships, Beijing.

17 Aug 2015


Sharapova top-earner in female athletes list, again!

According to Forbes, Maria Sharapova topped the list for highest paid female athletes for the 11th year consecutively.

15 Aug 2015


Kyrgios fined for lewd comments on Wawrinka's girlfriend

Nick Kyrgios and Stan Wawrinka garnered headlines for their involvement in a heated confrontation in the locker room after Kyrgios made a snide remark about Wawrinka's girlfriend.

13 Aug 2015


Pankaj Advani defends snooker title

Pankaj Advani fought off Yan Bingtao of China to hold on to his 6-red snooker World Championship title.

10 Aug 2015


England wins the 'Ashes' at Trent Bridge

England regained the 'Ashes' after an innings and 78-runs win on the third day of the fourth test.

8 Aug 2015


2015-16 Premier League season set to kick off

English Premier League (EPL) is all set to kick off its new season 2015-16 on Saturday night.

1 Aug 2015


Paytm grabs 4-yr BCCI title sponsorship rights

Paytm acquired the title sponsorship rights for all domestic and international cricket matches played at home till 2019, at a price of Rs.203.28 crore.

29 Jul 2015


Sprinting victory for Dutee Chand: cleared to compete

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) cleared Indian sprinter Dutee Chand to compete in national and international athletics events in a landmark judgement, which may have far reaching consequences.

27 Jul 2015


Britain's Chris Froome wins Tour de France

Kenya-born Brit Chris Froome won Le Tour de France for the second time on 26 July 2015; he had previously won in 2013.

26 Jul 2015


Ready, Get Set, Go!

Los Angeles will be playing host to the Special Olympics World Games from 25 July till 2 August.

21 Jul 2015


Hockey India Coach: Fired or not?

While Coach Paul Van Ass claims he was fired by Hockey India, Narinder Batra the Hockey India Chief denied the same.

20 Jul 2015


F1 driver Jules Bianchi passes away at 25

French Formula One driver, Jules Bianchi passed away in a southern France hospital this past Friday.

15 Jul 2015


Bye Bye Champions League T20 tournament

Cricket authorities have decided to do away with the Champions League T20 tournament, with immediate effect.

13 Jul 2015


Indians shine at Wimbledon

2015 season of Wimbledon ended on a good note for Indians with three champions in Boys' doubles, Ladies doubles and Mixed doubles.

7 Jul 2015


Mayweather stripped of the welterweight World Title!

Floyd Mayweather Jr. won't be given the welterweight title that he had won after beating Filipino Manny Pacquiao earlier this year as he failed to comply with the rules.

7 Jul 2015


US wins the FIFA Women's World Cup Final

US women's national soccer team emerged victorious in the final of the 2015 FIFA Women's WC by beating the defending champions Japan 5-2.

5 Jul 2015


Chile wins the Copa America title

In the 99 years after the Copa America championship began, Chile won the title for the first time beating 14 times winner, Argentina.

3 Jul 2015


Dustin Brown slams Rafael Nadal out of Wimbledon

Two-time Wimbledon Champion, Rafael Nadal's journey in Wimbledon 2015 was ended early by unseeded Dustin Brown, who defeated him 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.

30 Jun 2015


The Pink Ball to make a historic entry

Australia and New Zealand will come together for a historic day-night Test in Adelaide in November and the two countries will embrace the novel 'pink-ball' clash.

26 Jun 2015


Satnam Singh becomes first Indian to play in NBA

Satnam Singh Bhamar became the first Indian in history to make it to the National BasketBall Association (NBA) League.

24 Jun 2015


Dhoni offers to quit ODI captaincy

After India's shock defeat to Bangladesh in the ongoing ODI series, MS Dhoni has offered to resign from captaincy.

24 Jun 2015


Eight sports shortlisted for inclusion in 2020 Olympics

Out of 26 sports that applied for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, eight have been shortlisted by the Tokyo Olympics organisers.

22 Jun 2015


Indian hockey team qualifies for Rio Olympics

The Indian men's hockey team won the gold medal at the Asian Games by defeating arch-rivals Pakistan 4-2. The match took place on 20 June.

15 Jun 2015


Terrible on-field collision; 2 cricketers injured

An English county T20 match was suspended after Australia's Moises Henriques collided with fellow Surrey cricketer Rory Burns..

9 Jun 2015


Barcelona win their 5th Champions league title

Beating Juventus 3-1 in the final, at Olympiastadion in Berlin, Barcelona won their 5th UEFA champions league trophy.

8 Jun 2015


And the title goes to - Serena and Wawrinka

French Open 2015 has been a season of hits and misses with Serena Williams clinching her 20th Grand Slam and Stanislas Wawrinka winning his second major title.

2 Jun 2015


Lalit Bhanot elected as vice-president of AAA

Lalit Bhanot, the former Secretary General of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has been elected as the Vice President of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA).

28 May 2015


7 FIFA officials arrested on graft charges

Swiss law-enforcement authorities took 7 leading members of FIFA into their custody.

26 May 2015


Real Madrid sack Carlo Ancelotti

After failing to win even a single major trophy this season, Real Madrid has sacked team coach Carlo Ancelotti.

16 May 2015


Gagan Narang secures quota for Rio Olympics

Gagan Narang won the bronze medal in the 50m Rifle Prone event of the ISSF World Cup at Fort Benning in USA, thus securing a quota place in the the 2016 Rio Olympics.

5 May 2015


Rebel cricket league idea not worrying Indian administrators

Reports indicate that Billionaire Subhash Chandra (Essel Group Chairman) is contemplating setting up a rival cricket system.