February 21, 2014
Rahul Gandhi today said politicians must be kept out of sports administration. He said more power should go to sportspersons in deciding issues related to sports....
New Delhi, Feb 11
More than a year after being shunted out of the Olympic movement due to tainted officials, India was today welcomed back by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) within days of conducting a fr...
Beijing, Feb 9
Beijing staked its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, which if selected will earn the Chinese capital the distinction of being the first city to organise both summer and winter versions of the...
Berlin, Feb 7
Internet search engine Google paid tribute to the Sochi Winter Olympics in its homepage doodle on opening ceremony day on Friday — and chose the rainbow colours also used in the gay-pride flag for...
January 31, 2014
What motivates India’s money-men to give generously to a relatively obscure sport, whose sole athlete is a Manali boy with a need for speed?
Lucknow, Jan 26
India ace shuttler Saina Nehwal snapped her 15 months title drought, clinching the Syed Modi International India Grand Prix Gold badminton crown with a straight-game victory over compatriot P.V. S...
New Delhi, Jan 16
Sahara Force India today announced an exciting multi-year partnership with Roshfrans, the lubricant oils specialists from Mexico.
The agreement will see prominent Roshfrans branding on th...
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 15
Saina Nehwal and P.V Sindhu got off to winning starts in their season, notching up straight-game victories in their respective opening round women’s singles matches in the $500,000 Malaysia Super...
Srinagar, Feb 21
A three-day long international Heli-ski competition, a first of its kind event in Jammu and Kashmir, has begun at the world famous ski-resort of Gulmarg.
Around 200 skiers from across the...
February 14, 2014
While other sportspersons dare to take on the associations, only the cricketers continue with, ‘Yes, Sir,’ ‘No, Sir’
Jaipur, Feb 10
Young Rajasthan markswoman Apurvi Chandela has bagged four medals in the recently concluded 37th edition of the three-day Intershoot Championship at the Hague, Netherland held from February 6-8.»
Sochi (Russia), Feb 8
Olympic athletes were today set to compete for the first medals of the Sochi Winter Games after Russia staged a thrilling opening ceremony aimed at convincing sceptics it was a worthy host.
Berlin, Feb 3
Serena Williams retains her commanding advantage at the top of the WTA women’s tennis rankings issued on Monday. Williams remains on 13,000 points, well clear of next challengers Victori...
Zurich, Jan 29
Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand will find himself in the unfamiliar position of starting as the lowest-ranked player when he takes on a tough field in his first Classical tournament since losin...
Lucknow, Jan 20
Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta was today unanimously re-elected for a four-year term, starting June 2014, as he was the only one to have filed the nomination...
New Delhi, Jan. 15
After meddling in sweat and dirt for two days the team from IIM-Ahmedabad is finally taking the champions crown home. No, it’s not a case study or a B-plan contest we are talking about but...
New Delhi, Jan 15
Taking note of the growing menace of corruption in sports, the Central Bureau of Investigation will soon set up a specialised unit to handle cases related to sports fraud, fixing and illegal betti...