Kochi, April 3
Decathlon Sports India has unveiled its first retail outlet in Kerala near Kochi. With an area of over 35,000 sq ft, Decathlon Kalamassery will be the largest sports goods retail store in India.
London, March 30
Ailing seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher’s wife is reportedly building a £10-million medical suite at their home by Lake Geneva in Switzerland so that he can undergo treatment at...
March 26, 2014
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New Delhi, Mar 20
India’s ace men’s shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has jumped a rung to the 24th spot in the latest Badminton World Federation rankings issued today.
Kashyap had reached a career high of World...
Kolkata, March 15
English Grandmaster Nigel Short will be the star attraction at the Sixth Kolkata Open Chess tournament to be held from March 18 to 27.Nigel, with an Elo rating of 2674, will be the top seed...
Khanty Masiysk (Russia), Mar 12
Five—time world champion Viswanathan Anand will start his campaign against top seed Levon Aronian of Armenia in the first round of Candidates chess tournament.
After a first round with wh...
Basel, Mar 12
Top Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and Anand Pawar got off to winning starts, notching up victories in their respective opening round singles matches at the $ 125,000 Swiss Grand P...
March 10, 2014
What makes a person armed with degrees to die for, especially from IIT and IIM, train schoolchildren in sports?
“If you are well educated, you create a safety net for yourself. So...
Kochi, April 3
Decathlon Sports India unveiled its first retail outlet in Kerala near Kochi. With an area of over 35,000 sq ft, Decathlon Kalamassery will be the largest sports goods retail store in Indi...
Chennai, April 2
The grandmaster is gearing up to battle Carlsen again
March 29, 2014
Later this year, an IPL-style tennis league that has snagged top-notch players hopes to win over its detractors »
Thiruvananthapuram, March 20
Direct-to-home services provider Videocon d2h has added Star Sports-2 on its platform. It is available on channel 417. With this, Videocon d2h now offers 18 sports channels and services on its pla...
New Delhi, March 18
After staking its claim to form the new Indian Boxing Federation, the faction led by former Secretary General P.K Muralidharan Raja has now submitted its vision document to the International Boxin...
New Delhi, March 13
Australia’s Deakin University has tied up with IPL team Rajasthan Royals. Under the sports education partnership, faculty from Deakin University’s Sports Management department will work with...
New Delhi, Mar 12
India’s Pankaj Advani waged a grim battle against tournament favourite and World No.3 Ding Junhui before going down 4—5 in the decider to crash out of the Haikou World Open in China.
Basel, March 12
Top Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Anand Pawar reached the second round of the men’s singles competition with straight game victories but it was curtains for young Kidambi Srikanth in the...
Birmingham, March 8
India’s campaign came to a premature halt in the All-England Badminton Championship with the country’s ace shuttler Saina Nehwal bowing out in the quarterfinals of the women’s singles event, here.