Advani wins World Billiards Championship for his 26th world title

Indian cueist Pankaj Advani rallied to win the IBSF World Billiards Championship title for a staggering 26th world title, beating compatriot Sourav Kothari in the final at Doha. Trailing 26-180 in the first hour, Advani rallied to defeat the...

India finish Asian Games with record 107 medals

Out of 107, female athletes contributed 54 medals, i.e., 50.40 per cent, as India sent its largest-ever contingent with 651 athletes (329 men and 322 women). Indian athletes participated in 36 sports events and won medals in 22 disciplines....

Kolkata Knight Riders named experienced middle-order batter Nitish Rana as the stand-in captain for the IPL in the absence of injured Shreyas Iyer. Regular skipper Iyer is recovering from a back injury and the KKR management hopes he will be...

The governing organisation of the sport, World Athletics, has prohibited transgender women from participating in elite female contests if they have experienced male puberty. The council also decided to reduce the maximum quantity of plasma testosterone...

The Mumbai Cricket Association is coming up with a ‘special gift’ for cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who will celebrate his 50th birthday on April 24 this year. The MCA will erect a life-size statue of Tendulkar inside the iconic Wankhede...



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