India’s Bopanna becomes oldest to win Grand Slam

Four years ago, Rohan Bopanna was on the edge about his future in professional tennis. A Davis Cup veteran, mixed doubles Grand Slam champion, and former doubles World No.3, Bopanna’s career was on the downslide as a string of physical issues...

Uncapped Kashvee and Vrinda make it big at WPL-2 auction

At the Women’s Premier League (WPL-2) mini-auction in Mumbai, the uncapped Indian pair of Kashvee Gautam and Vrinda Dinesh hit the jackpot when they were snapped up for a £200,000 by the Gujarat Giants and £130,000 by the UP Warriorz respectively.

Adam Azim clinches European light-welterweight title

Adam Azim clinched the European light-welterweight title, halting Franck Petitjean in the tenth round in Wolverhampton. The 21-year-old Briton delivered a dominant performance, flooring the defending champion with a body shot in the fifth. Petitjean,...

Asian Sports Foundation’s strategy launched to get more Asians into sports

Asian Sports Foundation’s (ASF) Strategy ‘Active Lives, Healthy Futures’ was launched at City Hall London on 18th September 2023. The strategy is to focus on improving the health of the Asian community living in England. Among the attendees...

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....

Spin duo of Shreyanka Patil and Mannat Kashyap starred with the ball after a sedate batting effort to guide the India U-23 team to the Women’s Emerging Asia Cup T20 title with a 31-run win over Bangladesh in the final. Electing to bat, India...

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) and Local Organising Committee (LOC) have received confirmation from the Pakistan Football Federation that India and Pakistan will play in a highly anticipated match at the SAFF Championship here on June...

Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon produced a heroic rearguard action with the bat to deny England’s late charge and win the first Ashes Test for Australia on a rain-hit final day at Edgbaston. The final day’s play did not get under way until 2.15...

Delhi Police charged former Wrestling Federation of India president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh with molestation, stalking, and sexual harassment charges. Along with allegations of abatement and criminal intimidation, Vinod Tomar, Singh's associate...

Indian fencing’s torch-bearer CA Bhavani Devi made history on Monday, bagging the country’s first-ever medal at the Asian Fencing Championships. The Chennai Olympian won a bronze at the prestigious tournament being held in Wuxi, China this year....

Abhishek Verma added a gold medal to India’s tally by clinching the top prize in the men’s compound individual final at the World Cup Stage 3 at Medellin, Colombia. The 33-year-old Abhishek, winner of the compound team gold and an individual...

A sportsperson was arrested for fudging age. Amol Kolpe, a cricketer for Malegaon, was detained by the Baramati police in connection with an age-fraud case.



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