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06 Aug 2021Belarus
Two Belarus team coaches removed from Tokyo Olympics
Two Belarus team coaches have been removed from the Olympics, four days after they were involved in trying to send sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya back to their country.
06 Aug 2021Football
Manchester City sign Jack Grealish for £100m
Manchester City have signed Jack Grealish for a record £100m from Aston Villa.
06 Aug 2021Golf
#TokyoOlympics: Golfer Aditi Ashok holds second spot after third round
Indian golfer Aditi Ashok carded a three-under 67 in the third round to hold on to the second position and remain in strong contention for the country's maiden Olympic medal in the sport in Tokyo Olympics on Friday.
06 Aug 2021Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
Khel Ratna renamed as Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday, announced that the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award will now be known as Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award.
06 Aug 2021IPL 2021
NZ players likely to be available for remaining IPL matches
New Zealand are set to travel to Pakistan in September for the white-ball leg.
06 Aug 2021Wrestling
Tokyo Olympics: Wrestler Bajrang Punia moves to semifinal
Bajrang Punia put his tactical acumen and strength to good use in the second period to pin Iran's Morteza Cheka Ghiasi for a semifinal berth in men's free-style 65kg event which took him closer to an Olympic medal on debut, in Tokyo on Friday.
06 Aug 20212020 Tokyo Olympics
Hockey (women's), Olympics: Team India loses the bronze medal match
India missed out on securing their first-ever medal at Olympics in women's hockey.
Lionel Messi to leave Barcelona: Details here
Six-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi will not continue his career at Barcelona anymore.
05 Aug 2021England Cricket Team
#ENGvIND, Day 2: Match well poised as rain mars proceedings
England were bolstered by four quick wickets after a terrific opening stand by the Indian cricket team openers on Day 2 of the first Test in Nottingham.
05 Aug 2021Viktor Axelsen
Badminton: Decoding the stats of Olympic gold-medalist Viktor Axelsen
Denmark's Viktor Axelsen, on Monday, won the gold medal in badminton at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 13: Complete report
It was an emotional day for the Indian contingent at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Virgil van Dijk vs Harry Maguire: Decoding the key stats
Two mega central defenders in the form of Virgil van Dijk and Harry Maguire are extremely crucial for Liverpool and Manchester United respectively in the Premier League.
Tokyo Olympics: Wrestler Deepak Punia loses in bronze medal match
Indian wrestler Deepak Punia lost the bronze medal match at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Wrestling: Ravi Dahiya loses to Zavur Uguev, wins silver
Indian Wrestler Ravi Dahiya lost 4-7 to Russia's Zavur Uguev in the gold medal match (57kg) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Statistical analysis of AC Milan vs Inter Milan rivalry
AC Milan and Inter Milan enjoy one of the most followed rivalries in Italian football.
05 Aug 2021Wrestling
#TokyoOlympics: Wrestler Ravi endures bite from Sanayev, but is fine
India's Ravi Dahiya endured a painful bite on his biceps from Kazakhstan's Nurislam Sanayev during the Tokyo Olympics semifinal but the in-form wrestler is perfectly fine and raring to go for the final, a support staff member of the team assured.
05 Aug 2021Naomi Osaka
Decoding the career stats of Japan's Naomi Osaka
Naomi Osaka recently pulled out of the National Bank Open hard-court tournament ahead of the upcoming US Open.
05 Aug 2021Twitter
PM Modi, sporting fraternity hail men's hockey team's Olympic success
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the nation in hailing and celebrating the Indian men's hockey team's historic bronze medal-winning feat at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, saying the day will be etched in the memory of every Indian.
05 Aug 2021Pakistan Cricket Team
Pakistan to host New Zealand in September: Details here
It seems to be a busy period for New Zealand next month in their build-up to the ICC T20 World Cup in October-November.
05 Aug 2021Indian Premier League (IPL)
IPL 2021: Eoin Morgan confirms his participation in remaining season
England's white ball skipper Eoin Morgan will feature in the remainder of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.
05 Aug 2021India
Hockey: India clinch their first Olympic medal after 41 years
India's wait for an Olympic medal in hockey has finally come to an end.
04 Aug 2021England Cricket Team
England vs India, Day 1: Visitors ahead with significant advantage
The Indian cricket team is on top of the first Test match against England.
04 Aug 2021Neeraj Chopra
2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 12: Complete report
It was a positive day for the Indian contingent at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
04 Aug 2021Bangladesh Cricket Team
Bangladesh to host New Zealand for five T20Is in September
The Bangladesh cricket team will be hosting New Zealand in the month of September for five T20Is.
04 Aug 2021Olympics
Tokyo Olympics: Argentina beat India in women's hockey semi-final
Argentina beat the Indian women's hockey team 2-1 in an intense semi-final clash at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Wednesday.
04 Aug 2021Wrestling
Ravi Dahiya storms into Olympic final, pins Sanayev in semis
Ravi Dahiya on Wednesday became only the second Indian wrestler to qualify for the gold medal clash at the Olympic Games when he sensationally turned around the 57kg semifinal by pinning Kazakhstan's Nurislam Sanayev.
04 Aug 2021Joe Root
England vs India, 1st Test: Root elects to bat first
England and India face each other in the first Test match, starting today at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.
04 Aug 2021Real Madrid
Statistical analysis of Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid rivalry
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid enjoy one of the most followed rivalries in Spanish football.
04 Aug 2021Wrestling
Ravi Dahiya, Deepak Punia win by technical superiority, enter quarterfinals
Indian wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia began their Olympics campaigns with technical superiority victories, reaching the men's freestyle 57kg and 86kg quarterfinals respectively with ease, in Tokyo on Wednesday.
04 Aug 2021Boxing
Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina loses semis, settles for bronze
India's 23-year-old boxer Lovlina Borgohain has lost the semis of the women's flyweight category at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
04 Aug 2021India vs England Cricket
Decoding the Test numbers of Mohammed Shami against England
Indian speedster Mohammed Shami has been one of the most consistent fast bowlers in recent times.
04 Aug 2021Neeraj Chopra
Neeraj Chopra qualifies for javelin throw final, Shivpal Singh out
Medal contender Neeraj Chopra became the first Indian javelin thrower to enter the finals of the Olympic Games with a stunning throw of 86.65m in his opening attempt that put him on top of the qualification round in Tokyo on Wednesday.
03 Aug 2021Virat Kohli
England vs India: Virat Kohli set to break Ponting's record
Virat Kohli is set to lead India in the upcoming five-match Test series against England.
03 Aug 2021Alexander Zverev
Statistical comparison between Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas
Germany's Alexander Zverev scripted history by securing the gold medal in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
03 Aug 2021James Anderson
'India can't complain about green pitches', says James Anderson
Veteran seamer James Anderson has opened up on the state of the wicket at Trent Bridge, the venue of the first Test between England and India.
03 Aug 2021Belarus
Belarus sprinter says punishment awaited her back home
Belarusian Olympic sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, who plans to seek refuge in Europe after accusing team officials of trying to force her to leave the Games earlier, said on Tuesday that officials from her country "made it clear" she would face punishment if she returned home.
03 Aug 2021Boxing
Boxing: Lovlina Borgohain chases historic Olympic final berth
A medal already secured, Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) will be in pursuit of history when she takes on reigning world champion Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey in the Olympic semifinals in Tokyo on Wednesday, aiming to become the first-ever Indian boxer to advance to the games final.
03 Aug 2021India vs England Cricket
England vs India, Trent Bridge: Ground report, stats, and more
England and India are set to clash in the first Test of five-match series at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on August 4.
03 Aug 2021Bangladesh Cricket Board
England tour of Bangladesh postponed; English players to play IPL
England's white-ball tour of Bangladesh has been postponed indefinitely.
03 Aug 20212020 Tokyo Olympics
Hockey: India lose semi-finals, alive in the medal hunt
The Indian men's hockey side failed to book a spot in the final after losing to Belgium 2-5 at the Tokyo Olympics.