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Coronavirus outbreak: T20I series between Australia and West Indies postponed

04 Aug 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: T20I series between Australia and West Indies postponed

Cricket Australia, on Tuesday, confirmed that the T20I series between Australia and West Indies has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tom Hanks writes to bullied boy called Corona

24 Apr 2020

Tom Hanks writes to bullied boy called Corona

Onscreen or off-screen, Tom Hanks is known for winning hearts.

#GamingBytes: Five ways to make money in GTA 5

16 Apr 2020

#GamingBytes: Five ways to make money in GTA 5

Grand Theft Auto 5 or GTA V is one of the most popular open world games with an interesting choice-driven storyline.

Coronavirus hits Hollywood: After Tom Hanks, Idris Elba tests positive

17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus hits Hollywood: After Tom Hanks, Idris Elba tests positive

With some of our favorite stars in isolation, halting of movie shoots and postponement of movie releases, cinephiles are clearly not having a great time.

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

31 Jul 2019

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

Speculations are ripe that India are likely to boycott the 2022 edition of Commonwealth Games.

South Africa beat Australia in T20I: Here're records broken

17 Nov 2018

South Africa beat Australia in T20I: Here're records broken

South Africa ended their Australia tour on a high after beating the hosts in the one-off T20I to win the trophy.

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Aware to be honored by SJAM

25 Sep 2018

Commonwealth Games gold medalist Aware to be honored by SJAM

Commonwealth Games gold medallist grappler Rahul Aware has been chosen for the "Sportsman of the Year" award to be given by the Sports Journalists' Association of Mumbai (SJAM).

Kohli with 'zero' points gets Khel Ratna, but Punia rejected

21 Sep 2018

Kohli with 'zero' points gets Khel Ratna, but Punia rejected

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were nominated for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna by the Sports Ministry.

#GamingBytes: 5 ways to make money in GTA 5

08 Sep 2018

#GamingBytes: 5 ways to make money in GTA 5

Grand Theft Auto 5 or GTA V is one of the most popular open world games with an interesting choice-driven storyline.

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal strikes gold at World Championships

04 Sep 2018

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal strikes gold at World Championships

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal picked up his maiden gold medal at the ISSF World Championships, claiming the top honors in the 50m pistol event in Changwon, South Korea on Tuesday.

Gold medalist at this year's CWG, Bhanwala disappoints at Asiad

25 Aug 2018

Gold medalist at this year's CWG, Bhanwala disappoints at Asiad

A gold medalist at the Commonwealth Games, 15-year-old Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala produced a below-par performance to finish without a medal in the Men's 25m Rapid Fire Air Pistol event at the Asian Games.

Table Tennis: Kamal and Batra move up in world rankings

04 Aug 2018

Table Tennis: Kamal and Batra move up in world rankings

Indian table tennis aces Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra have moved up in the world rankings as they achieved 33rd and 57th ranks respectively.

Javelin thrower Neeraj impresses ahead of Asiad, wins top prize

30 Jul 2018

Javelin thrower Neeraj impresses ahead of Asiad, wins top prize

Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has been amongst the medals in recent times.

Badminton: India bow out of 2018 Singapore Open

20 Jul 2018

Badminton: India bow out of 2018 Singapore Open

The Indian team, at the Singapore Open 2018, put up a dismal performance as all of them lost their matches.

CWG gold-medalist Sanjita Chanu gets suspended after failing dope test

31 May 2018

CWG gold-medalist Sanjita Chanu gets suspended after failing dope test

Two-time Commonwealth Games champion weightlifter Sanjita Chanu has tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid and she has been provisionally suspended.

Asian Games: IOA not to give accreditation to players' parents

06 May 2018

Asian Games: IOA not to give accreditation to players' parents

The Indian Olympic Association will not be entertaining accreditation for players' parents for the upcoming 2018 Asian Games.

CWG gold medalist Chopra breaks personal record in javelin

05 May 2018

CWG gold medalist Chopra breaks personal record in javelin

India's 22-year-old javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra shattered his own national record at the IAAF Diamond League, being held in Doha.

Harendra named men's hockey coach; Marijne returns to women's camp

01 May 2018

Harendra named men's hockey coach; Marijne returns to women's camp

In a surprise move, women's hockey coach Harendra Singh was today named the chief coach of Indian men's team while men's in-charge Sjoerd Marijne was sent back to the women's camp, following the poor show by Manpreet Singh and Co. in Commonwealth Games.

Statistical analysis of India's performance at Commonwealth Games

17 Apr 2018

Statistical analysis of India's performance at Commonwealth Games

India's performance at the 21st Commonwealth Games goes down as the nation's third best ever in the event.

CWG medalists Pallikal and Chinappa given warm welcome back home

17 Apr 2018

CWG medalists Pallikal and Chinappa given warm welcome back home

India's leading squash players, Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal, returned to a warm welcome in southern Indian state Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai late Monday night after winning silver medals at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast recently.

CWG 2018: Pallikal, Chinappa bag silver in squash women's doubles

15 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Pallikal, Chinappa bag silver in squash women's doubles

India ended their Commonwealth Games campaign in squash with two silver medals after Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa went down fighting in the women's doubles final in Gold Coast today.

CWG 2018: Aggressive Saina Nehwal clinches women's singles gold

15 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Aggressive Saina Nehwal clinches women's singles gold

Saina Nehwal's aggression and intensity quite literally wilted PV Sindhu as she picked up the women's singles Commonwealth Games gold medal with exhilarating triumph in the final in Gold Coast today.

CWG 2018: Kidambi bags silver, Malaysia's Lee wins gold

15 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Kidambi bags silver, Malaysia's Lee wins gold

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth bagged a silver medal in men's singles summit clash at 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast today.

CWG-2018: Shooter Sanjeev Rajput claims 50m Rifle 3 Positions gold

14 Apr 2018

CWG-2018: Shooter Sanjeev Rajput claims 50m Rifle 3 Positions gold

Sanjeev Rajput has won gold in the men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions event with a games record at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday, swelling the Indian shooting team's tally in the mega event.

CWG 2018: Wrestler Sumit Malik claims freestyle 125kg gold

14 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Wrestler Sumit Malik claims freestyle 125kg gold

Indian wrestler Sumit Malik has won the gold medal in the men's freestyle 125kg category at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday.

CWG: Wrestler Mausam Khatri wins silver in men's freestyle 97kg

13 Apr 2018

CWG: Wrestler Mausam Khatri wins silver in men's freestyle 97kg

Indian wrestler Mausam Khatri won silver medal in the men's freestyle 97kg event at the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast today.

5 dark-horses of India who won medals at Commonwealth Games

13 Apr 2018

5 dark-horses of India who won medals at Commonwealth Games

Indians have performed remarkably well at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games 2018.

CWG: Three Indians in boxing finals, Naman settles for bronze

13 Apr 2018

CWG: Three Indians in boxing finals, Naman settles for bronze

The fast-rising trio of Amit Panghal, Gaurav Solanki, and Manish Kaushik notched up contrasting victories to enter the finals but teenager Naman Tanwar settled for a bronze medal in the Commonwealth Games boxing competition in Gold Coast on Friday.

CWG 2018: Tejaswini wins gold in 50m rifle 3 positions

13 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Tejaswini wins gold in 50m rifle 3 positions

Tejaswini Sawant won India its fifth shooting gold medal at Commonwealth Games 2018, winning the women's 50m rifle 3 positions finals in Gold Coast on Friday.

CWG 2018: Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualifies for finals

13 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualifies for finals

Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Friday qualified for the finals of his event at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia after achieving the qualifying mark in just his first throw to finish second in his group.

CWG: Indian wrestlers bag two gold medals on Day 8

12 Apr 2018

CWG: Indian wrestlers bag two gold medals on Day 8

Day 8 of the Commonwealth Games at Gold Cost was quite a productive one for India as Indian wrestlers bagged two gold medals.

Babita Phogat's father missed her Commonwealth-match due to no tickets

12 Apr 2018

Babita Phogat's father missed her Commonwealth-match due to no tickets

Parts of the hit movie 'Dangal' were fictionalized, but a particularly sentimental one almost came true.

CWG 2018: Rahul Aware opens India's wrestling gold medal account

12 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Rahul Aware opens India's wrestling gold medal account

Wrestler Rahul Aware grabbed the 13th gold medal for India in men's 57kg freestyle category in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast.

CWG 2018: Babita Phogat settles for silver

12 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Babita Phogat settles for silver

Defending champion Babita Phogat (53kg) settled for a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games after being out-maneuvered by Canada's Diana Weicker in the summit clash in Gold Coast today.

Commonwealth Games: Sushil Kumar bags gold at Gold Coast

12 Apr 2018

Commonwealth Games: Sushil Kumar bags gold at Gold Coast

Two-time Olympic-medalist Sushil Kumar won his third consecutive gold medal at the Commonwealth Games after a comprehensive win over South Africa's Johannes Botha in the final of the 74kg wrestling event.

CWG 2018: Maharashtra govt announces cash rewards for winners

12 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Maharashtra govt announces cash rewards for winners

The Maharashtra government has announced cash prizes for those who bagged medals in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

CWG 2018: Ankur Mittal claims bronze in men's double trap

11 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Ankur Mittal claims bronze in men's double trap

26-year-old Indian shooter Ankur Mittal won bronze in the men's double trap event of the 21st Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast today.

CWG 2018: Shreyasi Singh shoots double trap gold

11 Apr 2018

CWG 2018: Shreyasi Singh shoots double trap gold

Indian Shooter Shreyasi Singh won the women's double trap gold medal in Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast, edging out Australia's Emma Cox in shoot-off.

CWG-2018: Mitharwal earns podium in 50m pistol, wins second bronze

11 Apr 2018

CWG-2018: Mitharwal earns podium in 50m pistol, wins second bronze

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal won a bronze medal in men's 50m pistol event with 201.1 but the fancied Jitu Rai finished at disappointing 8th at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

CWG-2018: Sidhu wins gold in women's 25m pistol; sets record

10 Apr 2018

CWG-2018: Sidhu wins gold in women's 25m pistol; sets record

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu set Commonwealth Games record to win gold in women's 25m pistol event at Gold Coast on Tuesday.