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MPL becomes Team India's kit sponsor for three years

02 Nov 2020

MPL becomes Team India's kit sponsor for three years

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Monday, announced that it has roped in Mobile Premier League (MPL) as the new kit sponsor for the Indian cricket team.

'Apple One' service bundles to be launched with iPhone 12

13 Aug 2020

'Apple One' service bundles to be launched with iPhone 12

After launching a range of services, including those offering music and original TV shows, Apple is looking to bundle them into bigger, more affordable packages.

Puma buys bid document for Team India's kit sponsorship

09 Aug 2020

Puma buys bid document for Team India's kit sponsorship

German sports apparel company Puma appears to be the front runner-up in bagging the Indian cricket team's kit sponsorship rights.

Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo buys world's most expensive car

03 Aug 2020

Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo buys world's most expensive car

Football legend Cristiano Ronaldo has bought the world's most expensive car Bugatti La Voiture Noire.

Nike's viral advertisement amazes with its marvelous editing, powerful message

31 Jul 2020

Nike's viral advertisement amazes with its marvelous editing, powerful message

If The Academy's video collage on hope has moved you, Nike's recent viral advertisement on sportsmanship courage will give you goosebumps.

Naomi Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete: Details here

23 May 2020

Naomi Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete: Details here

Japanese tennis sensation Naomi Osaka has surpassed the legendary Serena Williams as the world's highest-paid female athlete.

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

18 May 2020

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.

Nike pulls down Kobe Bryant products online following tragic death

28 Jan 2020

Nike pulls down Kobe Bryant products online following tragic death

Leading sports equipment brand Nike has pulled down products related to NBA legend Kobe Bryant after he tragically passed away in a helicopter crash on Sunday.

With these 'Jesus Shoes', you can literally walk on water

10 Oct 2019

With these 'Jesus Shoes', you can literally walk on water

Jesus can walk on water, and now, so can about two dozen people. Brooklyn-based creative company MSCHF has created limited-edition "Jesus Shoes" that have literally been blessed.

Nike will not apply any performance-related clause for pregnant athletes

17 Aug 2019

Nike will not apply any performance-related clause for pregnant athletes

After having faced intense scrutiny for its policy towards pregnant women athletes, global sportswear Nike has changed its policy to guarantee full payment and bonuses.

This pair of Nike shoes just sold for $437,500

24 Jul 2019

This pair of Nike shoes just sold for $437,500

Setting a new world record, a pair of Nike running shoes, called the "Moon Shoe," sold for $437,500 (Rs. 3.01cr) on Tuesday, according to New York auction house Sotheby's.

Top 5 insanely cool, weird wearables no one needs

30 Jun 2019

Top 5 insanely cool, weird wearables no one needs

With technology advancing leaps and bounds every single day, it isn't surprising that the market for wearable tech is growing along.

World Cup: India's away kit unveiled; here's how it looks

28 Jun 2019

World Cup: India's away kit unveiled; here's how it looks

Two-time champions India have unveiled their away kit for the ICC World Cup 2019.

Cristiano Ronaldo given court papers following rape lawsuit: Details here

15 Jun 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo given court papers following rape lawsuit: Details here

Juventus and Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday was served with court papers in the USA following a rape lawsuit against him.

Price of Alia's quirky Chanel bag will leave you stunned!

04 May 2019

Price of Alia's quirky Chanel bag will leave you stunned!

Alia Bhatt, who is known for her casual yet stylish airport looks, was recently spotted leaving for London to shoot for Ayan Mukerji's film, Brahmastra, opposite her boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor.

Nike's self-lacing 'smart' shoes crash after launch; plagued by bug

22 Feb 2019

Nike's self-lacing 'smart' shoes crash after launch; plagued by bug

Just days after release, Nike's self-lacing shoes have crashed, creating troubles for its first takers.

#TechBytes: 5 amazing technologies patented this month

25 Dec 2018

#TechBytes: 5 amazing technologies patented this month

Every month, tens of thousands of technologies/systems are patented with the goal of augmenting human capabilities, simplifying lives.

Is Cristiano Ronaldo headed for a crisis?

06 Oct 2018

Is Cristiano Ronaldo headed for a crisis?

Italian giants Juventus had hoped to finally fulfil their Champions League dreams by signing the most successful UCL player, Cristiano Ronaldo.

Athlete Mariam Farid says religion and fashion can go together

27 Sep 2018

Athlete Mariam Farid says religion and fashion can go together

Leading Qatari woman athlete Mariam Farid, who competes wearing a hijab, says she would never compromise on her identity but would not mind blending a bit of fashion with religion.

Arsenal to bid adieu to Puma kits by season end

24 Aug 2018

Arsenal to bid adieu to Puma kits by season end

As per reports, Arsenal FC have decided to not renew their contract with kit manufacturers Puma. Instead, they will sign with Adidas at the end of the season.

Nike India slashes 20% staff, downsizes operations

03 Sep 2017

Nike India slashes 20% staff, downsizes operations

Nike has fired nearly 20% staff from its operations in India, and has asked many other employees to shift to its operations in Southeast Asia.

Virat Kohli and Co unhappy with substandard kit by Nike

22 Aug 2017

Virat Kohli and Co unhappy with substandard kit by Nike

According to reports, the Indian cricket team is unhappy with its official kit sponsors Nike for providing the players with sub-standard kits.

China: Fitness boom gets sportswear firms take a growing interest

27 Mar 2017

China: Fitness boom gets sportswear firms take a growing interest

US is the biggest market for sportswear, but right now athletic wear companies are shifting focus to cater to the growing market of China.

Nike's latest offering: 'Pro Hijab' for Muslim athletes

08 Mar 2017

Nike's latest offering: 'Pro Hijab' for Muslim athletes

Nike has announced a special-hijab for female Muslim athletes, made of lightweight, breathable fabric. It will be released in 2018.

Demonetization woes hit India's knitwear centre

15 Dec 2016

Demonetization woes hit India's knitwear centre

With the onset of demonetization, India's knitwear hub, Tirupur, was hit drastically by the liquidity crunch, according to reports.