04 Jul 2020
Lin Dan announces retirement: A look at his major records
Badminton legend Lin Dan has retired from the game.
22 Jun 2020
Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away at 42
Former India shooter Pournima Zanane has passed away at the age of 42.
25 May 2020
Hockey legend Balbir Singh Senior passes away at 95
Hockey stalwart Balbir Singh Dosanjh passed away on Monday after facing several health issues for over two weeks.
04 Apr 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: Indian badminton goes online amid lockdown
National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand gave tips to Indian shuttlers in an online program in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.
30 Jan 2020
List of celebrities who have recently joined the BJP
With the induction of celebrated badminton star Saina Nehwal right ahead of the crucial Delhi Assembly elections, the Centre-ruling BJP has made it clear that it is looking to up its star power.
06 Dec 2019
Former India table tennis coach Bhawani Mukherji passes away
Former Indian table tennis coach Bhawani Mukherji has passed away at the age of 68.
03 Dec 2019
Interesting facts about 2019 Ballon d'Or Féminin winner Megan Rapinoe
Megan Rapinoe of the United States women's national soccer team (USWNT) created history on Monday after she became the second-ever woman to win the prestigious Ballon d'Or Féminin (honoring the best woman football player over the year).
14 Oct 2019
A look at top moments of Andy Murray's career
Andy Murray is one of the greatest modern tennis players Britain's history.
13 Oct 2019
Ranking the most interesting moments in badminton
The sport of badminton is mostly known to be a quick and silent one, as players usually tend to involve themselves in the task at hand, which is winning their match against their respected opponent.
18 Aug 2019
Five embarrassing moments from Olympics
Olympics is the greatest sporting event and spectacle on the globe.
01 Dec 2018
Boxing: Mary Kom not done yet, hungry for more medals
Legendary Indian women's boxer Mary Kom is not done yet. She is eying more medals.
24 Jul 2018
Ryan Lochte, Olympic gold medalist, suspended by USADA
Ryan Lochte, the 6-time Olympic gold medalist has been suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency for 14 months.
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.
02 Feb 2018
Record-number of condoms to be provided at 2018 Winter Olympics
2018 Winter Olympics, Pyeongchang, has set a record even before the games have begun, for the largest number of condoms to be made available for participating athletes.
20 Jan 2018
Michael Phelps says he contemplated suicide
The greatest Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps made some shocking revelations while speaking at the mental health conference in Chicago.
21 Dec 2017
Birmingham to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games
The English city of Birmingham will host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
14 Oct 2017
Nadal sues ex-French sports minister
World number one tennis player Rafael Nadal has sued former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot for wrongly accusing him of covering a dope test.
26 Aug 2017
Mo Farah ends track career with a win at Zurich
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah brought the curtains down on his illustrious track career with a final win at the Zurich Diamond League 5000m event.
31 Mar 2017
ICC mulls cricket for 2024 Olympics
Dave Richardson, chief executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC) said the body will make a decision on allowing cricket as a sport in the 2024 Olympics. He said they would make the decision by July.
18 Mar 2017
Sharapova's participation at Grand Slams doubtful after a comeback?
Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, who will be making a comeback to tennis after a 15-months ban for drug usage, is doubtful of playing the year's Grand Slams.
26 Feb 2017
Phogat sisters to open academy in Bengaluru
In an attempt to empower more women in the country, the Phogat sisters are planning to establish a wrestling academy in Nandi Hills in Bengaluru.
28 Jan 2017
Bolt returns his 2008 Olympic medal
Usain Bolt has confirmed that he has returned his gold medal, which he had won at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 4x100m relay race.
25 Jan 2017
Usain Bolt stripped of one Olympic gold medal
Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt will have to return his 2008 Beijing Olympics medal that he won in the men's 4x100m relay race after his team-mate Nesta Carter was tested positive for a banned substance.
23 Dec 2016
Mary Kom honoured with 'Legends Award' by the AIBA
Celebrated Indian boxer and five-time world champion MC Mary Kom was honoured by the AIBA (International Boxing Federation) during its 70th anniversary at Montreux, Switzerland.
23 Dec 2016
'Dangal' based on Geeta Phogat's life releases today
Dangal, a biopic based on the life of wrestler Geeta Phogat has released today across India.
13 Dec 2016
Saudi woman arrested for posing without hijab
Last month, a young Saudi woman in her 20s posted a photo of herself on social media without a hijab or abaya, in defiance of Saudi Arabia's dress code for women.
03 Dec 2016
Usian Bolt wins 'Athlete of the Year' award
Jamaican sprinter won IAAF's male 'Athlete of the Year' award for the sixth time in his career. He had previously won the title in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
22 Nov 2016
New findings reveal 12 more athletes guilty of doping
International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that 12 athletes have been disqualified from the 2012 London Olympics after failing a retroactive drugs test.
26 Oct 2016
Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze will not be upgraded to silver
Yogeshwar Dutt's bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics will not be converted to a silver medal, after the International Olympics Committee (IOC) cleared the investigation on Besik Kudukhov.
25 Oct 2016
Women in Saudi Arabia arrested for modelling at car show
Pictures of several young women modelling at a car show in Saudi Arabia went viral over social media.
20 Oct 2016
Geeta Phogat appointed DSP in Haryana Police
India's first woman wrestler to win a gold at the Commonwealth Games Geeta Phogat, was appointed as Deputy Superintendent of Police in Haryana Police.
07 Sep 2016
Padma Bhushan for Sushil Kumar?
The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has recommended two time Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar's name for this year's Padma Bhushan Award.
05 Sep 2016
What made news this week?
Sports, politics, economics were the highlights this week.
02 Sep 2016
Faith brings electricity to her village
Kenyan runner Faith Kipyegon, who won gold at the 2016 Olympics in the women's 1500m race, comes from the village of Ndabibit which has been without electricity since 1980.
30 Aug 2016
Yogeshwar's bronze medal to be upgraded to silver?
Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt may be getting his 2012 London Olympics bronze medal upgraded to silver medal after the silver medallist tested positive for a banned substance.
25 Aug 2016
Underperforming North Korean athletes may face Kim Jong-un's wrath
North Korea's assertions that its athletes would leave Rio with a fistful of gold medals at the 2016 Olympics fell flat.
20 Aug 2016
Bolt makes history with unprecedented 'triple triple'
Usain Bolt secured the gold medal in the 4x100m relay, making history by securing a clean sweep off all sprinting events for the third successive time.
19 Aug 2016
Bolt claims his 8th Olympic gold
Jamaica's Usain Bolt won the men's 200m race securing his second Rio'16 gold medal and eighth overall.
17 Aug 2016
PV Sindhu shocks World's No 2, enters semi-finals!
Indian shuttler PV Sindhu has kept India's hopes of winning a medal alive at the Rio Olympics by storming into the semi-finals of women's singles event.
16 Aug 2016
It's not just in the genes!
Bolt finishes running 100m in about 41 steps, which is at least three less than his competitors.