Monday 26th July, 2021 by Simran
China weightlifter Zhihui Hou who bagged gold in the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, will be tested by anti-doping authorities and if she fails the test, India’s Mirabai Chanu will be awarded gold. “She has been asked to stay in Tokyo and the test will be done. The test is definitely happening,” a source told ANI. China’s Zhihui Hou had bagged gold on Saturday with a total of 210kg.
Thursday 8th July, 2021 by Ashutosh
Jonathan Solofa Fatu of Cantonment, whose ring name is Jimmy Uso, secured his release from the Escambia County Jail on a $500 bond after he was arrested on a DUI charge. WWE officials are not happy about this situation at all. Neither Uso nor WWE have officially released a statement on the situation. Uso is currently featured on SmackDown in the main storyline with WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns
Wednesday 23rd June, 2021 by Simran
Indian tennis player Ankita Raina’s attempt to qualify for the women’s singles main draw of Wimbledon failed after she went down in the first round of the Qualifiers here. The 28-year-old Indian, lost 3-6 6-7 to a higher-ranked American Varvara Lepchenko in one hour 22 minutes late Tuesday night. Unable to hold her serve in the opening set, the Indian came back strong in the second before being completely outplayed (1-7) in the tiebreak.
Saturday 19th June, 2021 by Simran
Legendary sprinter Milkha Singh died of post Covid-19 complications late on Friday night. 91-year-old Milkha was admitted to the intensive care unit at the PGIMER, Chandigarh. Milkha Singh’s wife, Nirmal Kaur succumbed to Covid-19 complications on June 13. The duo is survived by their son, 49-year-old golfer Jeev Milkha Singh & three daughters. PM Narendra Modi took to Twitter & paid his tribute to the champion sprinter.
Tuesday 1st June, 2021 by Simran
When things are not going right, we always feel a new commodity or a different commodity will do much better. When you are talking about people who have played in excess of 50 Test matches (Rahane) and played in excess of 75 Test matches (Pujara) and have been champion performers, we are forgetting things,” Ashwin stated.
Friday 23rd April, 2021 by Ritik Choudhary
Saturday 10th April, 2021 by Shikha Meshram
Friday 2nd April, 2021 by Simran
Many of the new cases were reported in the western state of Maharashtra, Since the pandemic began, India has confirmed more than 12.2 million cases and over 163,000 deaths. Tendulkar tweeted on Friday that he decided to go to a hospital in Mumbai “as a matter of abundant precaution under medical advice”. Tendulkar, 47, shared the news at a time when India is staring at what experts have called a “deadlier second wave”.
Wednesday 24th February, 2021 by Aniruddha
The world’s largest cricket stadium, at Motera in Ahmedabad, was renamed as Narendra Modi Stadium on Wednesday. The old stadium with 49,000 seating capacity was known as Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium, Motera. Spread over 63 acres, it is the largest cricket stadium with a seating capacity of 1,10,000.
Tuesday 23rd February, 2021 by Simran
Double-headers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) are generally held at separate venues. If a 4 pm match is in one city, an 8 pm match the same day will be at a different venue. However, Ahmedabad’s Sardar Patel (Gujarat) Stadium in Motera, which has been reconstructed from scratch to accommodate a record 1,10,000 spectators and will host the third Test between India and England from Wednesday, is looking to hold the double-headers.
Tuesday 23rd February, 2021 by Simran
On Monday night after a Bihar cricketer tested positive for Covid-19 at the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy here. In a huge relief for both the teams, all other players, team-officials, hotel and medical staff tested negative. “We were a little anxious since last-night because the player who has tested positive was at the venue. It is a relief that we can go on with the tournament,” said a Karnataka official.
Sunday 14th February, 2021 by Simran
Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos were on target in the firsthalf as Real Madrid easily beat a listless Valencia side 2-0 at home on Sunday to make it three wins in a row in La-Liga. Benzema got Zidane’s side off to a strong start in the 12th minute when he collected a pass from Kroos on the edge of the area and had enough time and space to pick his shot.
Tuesday 2nd February, 2021 by Simran
The leak of Lionel Messi’s multimillion dollar contract has brought attention to the high amount of taxes soccer players pay in Spain, prompting the league to raise concerns about the departure of its top stars. Rules in Italy and France are considered less strict on players than in Spain. Local tax authorities in Spain have been going after soccer stars in recent years, accusing several of them of fraud.
Monday 1st February, 2021 by Simran
United States right back DeAndre Yedli is leaving Newcastle to join Turkish club Galatasaray Newcastle manager Steve Bruce said on Monday the deal is close to being completed, with Yedlin now third-choice right back at the Premier League club. “I’d like to wish DeAndre the very best of luck in Turkey,” Bruce said.
Saturday 30th January, 2021 by Aniruddha
The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah was on Saturday appointed as the President of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC). BCCI Secretary Jay in his letter to the state associations, accessed by ANI, informed them that the decision was taken with an eye on the coronavirus pandemic and the feedback of the state bodies.
Thursday 7th January, 2021 by Ashutosh
Indian motorcycle racer CS Santosh suffered a crash during the ongoing Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia and was put in a medically-induced coma after being airlifted to a hospital in Riyadh. He was representing the Hero MotoSports in this race. He was the first Indian to complete the race in 2015. This was Santosh’s 7th attempt at the Dakar Rally, considered the world’s most gruelling off-road motorsport event.
Sunday 27th December, 2020 by Simran
Former WWE wrestler Jonathan Huber-popularly known as Brodie-Lee died on Saturday (December 26). He was 41. Huber’s wife, Amanda, broke the news of his death on Instagram where she said that Huber died of a non-covid related lung issue. “My best friend died today. I never wanted to write out those words. My heart is broken. he world saw him as the amazing @brodielee (fka Luke Harper)”.
Thursday 24th December, 2020 by Simran
The Indian cricket team currently is in need of some positive thinking. “They need to remember that they actually dominated the first two days, they were ahead in the game throughout the first two days. They will be hurt about the one session – but again they need to remember that there are three test matches,” Gambhir said on Star Sports’ show Cricket Connected.