IOA talking to IOC for 2036 Olympics in India

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra has revealed that he is in talks with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for a possible bid by India to host the 2036 Olympics. Batra also confirmed that he will be proposing the...

Indian hockey team pulls out of Birmingham CWG

A day after England pulled out of the FIH junior hockey World Cup citing Covid-19 protocol issues, Hockey India announced the men’s and women’s teams’ withdrawal from next year’s Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Hockey India has referred to...

Moeen Ali announces retirement from Test cricket

England's spin bowling all-rounder Moeen Ali on Monday announced retirement from Test cricket to prolong his career in white-ball formats, saying he is "content" despite the widespread belief that he could have achieved a lot more. The 34-year-old...

British teen Emma Raducanu wins US Open

British tennis player Emma Raducanu beat Canadian star Leylah Fernandez to win the US Open women’s final on Saturday. She is the first British woman in 44 years to win a Grand Slam singles title. Raducanu came into the US Open ranked 150th in...

Dhoni takes Chennai Super Kings into IPL final

MS Dhoni came into his own and took his beloved Chennai Super Kings into another IPL final. The game was fluctuating from one end to the other and when Dhoni walked into bat ahead of Ravindra Jadeja, CSK needed 24 off 11 balls. The Delhi Capitals...

Indian women dominate Australia in drawn day-night Test

Indian women’s team put up a highly commendable performance, dominating Australia for the better part in its maiden Day/Night Test, which ended in a draw primarily due to inclement weather during the first two days. Resuming the day at 143 for...

Pistol shooters Rhythm Sangwan and Vijayveer Sidhu, who had missed out on winning individual medals, clinched gold in the 25m rapid fire pistol mixed team event at the ISSF Junior World Championships in Lima, Peru. It was India’s 10th gold and...

Shimron Hetmyer kept his nerves and played some fine shots under pressure to guide Delhi Capitals to a three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in a battle for top-two finish in the Indian Premier League on Monday. 



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