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12 South Asian Games: India has opened its medal account with gold

Guwahati, Feb 6: India opened its account with Gold that too by women. Indian woman cyclist claimed the first Gold medal in the 30m Individual Time Trial cycling event. Bidyaluxmi Tourangbam claimed the first Gold for the country by winning the cycling race. The 2nd place also went to the Indian eve, Chaoba Devi winning Silver. Pakistans’s Sabiha Bibi got ...

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12th South Asian Games Inaugurated with Fanfare Teamwork, Togetherness and Talent to be the hallmark of the Games: PM

Guwahati, Feb 6: The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today inaugurated the 12th South Asian Games, 2016 in a glittering ceremony at the Sarusajai Sports Complex in Guwahati before a rapturous and capacity crowd . A host of dignitaries were present on the occasion including, the Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports(IC), Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, the Chief Minister of ...

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Shane Watson fetches Rs 9.5 crore, Yuvraj Rs 7 crore at IPL 2016 edition

Mumbai, Feb 6: The 2016 edition of IPL auction got underway on Saturday with players like Yuvraj Singh sold for Rs. 7 crore to Sunrisers Hyderabad and Australian all rounder Shane Watson bagging Rs 9.5 crore. Watson was sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore for a staggering Rs 9.5 crore. He had a base price of Rs 2 crore, Ishant Sharma ...

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FIFA Confederations Cup emblem gives life to Russian dream

Zurich, Feb 4: The FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia is now just 500 days away. To mark this special date, the key visual elements of the tournament often referred to as the “Festival of Champions” have been unveiled in a ceremony held in Moscow. For the first time, the Official Emblem has been inspired by the tournament’s coveted trophy, ...

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Star Sports Pro Kabaddi: U Mumba announce the sale of online tickets

Mumbai, Feb 3: Hosting the last leg of the League stages of Season 3 of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi, U Mumba on Wednesday announced sale of tickets for their home leg to be held between February 28 to March 2, on bookmyshow.com. After touring 7 destinations across India, the team will bank on home support when they return to the ...

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Nail-biting win for India, Top spot in the latest ICC T20 rankings

Sydney, Jan 31: Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina pulled off a humdinger of a game as India won the final match of the T20I series by 7 wickets beating hosts Australia here on Sunday. Needing 17 runs in the last over to chase down the target of 198 runs, Yuvraj smashed the first ball for a four and then tonked ...

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Film Stars coming together to cheer Star Sports Pro Kabaddi players

Andhra Pradesh, Jan 31: The eagerly anticipated third Season of Star Sports Pro Kabaddi kicked off at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor Stadium in Vizag amidst much fanfare. The opening ceremony of the second most televised sport in India saw a galaxy of stars coming together to cheer on a mix of talented Indian and International Kabaddi players. The ceremony was ...

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13th edition of Asia Cup 2016 begins from Feb 24

Dubai, Jan 29: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) is holding the Asia Cup 2016 Twenty20 International (T20I) in Dhaka, Bangladesh from Feb 24 to Mar 6. It will be the 13th edition of the Asia Cup, the fifth to be held in Bangladesh, and the first to be played using the Twenty20 format. Along with hosts Bangladesh and defending champions ...

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Australian Open: Sania-Martina reach final

Melbourne, Jan 27: Continuing their strong run in the ongoing Australian Open, India’s Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Martina Hingis cruised to the final of the women’s doubles event here on Wednesday. The Indo-Swiss pair defeated Julia Goerges and Karolina Pliskova in the semi-finals. Sania and Martina thrashed their opponents by 6-1, 6-0 margin. The Indo-Swiss pair extended their ...

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Venus crashed out of Australian Open

Melbourne, Jan 19: In a shocking exit, ex-world number 1 Venus Williams crashed out of the Australian Open after being defeated in the first round clash by Johanna Konta. The British Tennis player defeated Williams by 6-4 6-2. Williams had entered this year’s Australian Open as the no.8 seed.

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