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14 January, 2019 10:19 PM Pro Wrestling League: Mumbai Maharathi beat holders Punjab Royals in opener

Vinesh Phogat and Bajranj Punia shone as Mumbai Maharathi beat defending champions NCR Punjab Royals 4-3 in the first match of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) Season 4 at KD Jadhav Indoor stadium in New Delhi on Monday. It was Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh who clinched the tie for the Mumbai team by winning the sixth bout of the evening to give her team an unassailable 176

7 January, 2019 6:00 PM South Korea Edge Sven-Goran Eriksson's Philippines 1-0 At Asian Cup

South Korea will be boosted by the arrival of Tottenham star Son Heung-min after their first two games. South Korea, who will be boosted by the arrival of Tottenham star Son Heung-min after their first two games, joined China on three points at the top of their group after Marcello Lippi's side squeezed past Kyrgyzstan 2-1 earlier in the day in Al Ain. The Koreans 110

12 December, 2018 3:30 PM Manika Batra First Indian To Win 'Breakthrough Table Tennis Star' Award

Manika Batra led India to its first-ever gold medal in the Women's Team category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Manika Batra became the first Indian to win a 'Breakthrough Table Tennis Star' award at the prestigious ITTF Star Awards in South Korea on Wednesday. "I am really honoured and happy to have received the award. I feel 2018 has been the best year of my career 76

5 December, 2018 9:15 AM Virat Kohli, Sunil Chhetri's Tweets Recognised As Golden Tweets By Twitter India

Virat Kohli's tweet of a picture with wife Anushka Sharma emerged as the most liked tweet of 2018 with 215,000 likes and counting. Following Sunil Chhetri's plea, thousands had rushed to watch India's match against Kenya in the Intercontinental Cup 2018, resulting in the tickets being sold out. Eventually, India went on to win the Intercontinental Cup. The Indian 443

28 November, 2018 4:15 PM Sania Mirza Thanks "Auntie" PV Sindhu And Joshna Chinappa For Visiting Baby Izhaan

Sania Mirza took to Twitter to share an adorable photo with PV Sindhu and Joshna Chinappa. Before becoming a mother, Sania had said that the baby will bear the surname Mirza-Malik. She had even said that she wants to be back on the court for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics because she wants to set an example for her child that pregnancy, motherhood and parenthood 102

28 November, 2018 7:52 AM 2018 Hockey World Cup: Here are the 16 participating teams

Fifth-ranked India, which will be led by Manpreet Singh, will begin their campaign against 15th placed South Africa later on Wednesday.   BHUBANESWAR:The 14th edition of the Hockey World Cup is all set to kick off at the Kalinga Stadium on Wednesday, with Belgium taking on Canada in the opening match of the tournament. A total of 16 countries are participating 100

27 November, 2018 9:55 AM Hockey World Cup 2018: India Look To End 43-Year Title Wait

The Indian men's team has won eight Olympic gold medals but have only one world title, which came way back in 1975 when Ajit Pal Singh led the country to glory. In the last 10 editions since India's maiden triumph in 1975, the country's best performance has been a lowly fifth-place finish at the 1982 edition. But with India, who are ranked fifth in the world 71

24 November, 2018 4:40 PM Dipa Karmakar Claims Artistic Gymnastics World Cup Bronze

Brazil's Rebeca Andrade won the gold with a score of 14.728, while USA's Jade Carey (14.516) bagged the silver. Dipa had won a gold in the vault event of Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup at Mersin, Turkey in July for her first medal after returning to action following a long layoff of nearly two years. However, she had hurt her knee again during 85

14 November, 2018 3:17 PM Hima Das Appointed UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador

Hima Das said she is honoured to have become UNICEF India's Youth Ambassador. "Meet our Youth Ambassador, Hima Das! The Asian Games medallist is @UNICEF India's first ever youth ambassador as part of #WorldChildrensDay celebration," UNICEF India captioned the photo. Along with a gold medal in the 18th Asian Games, Hima claimed the silver medal in the women's 89

10 November, 2018 6:20 PM Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia achieves world number one rank in 65kg category

Star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia on Saturday touched a new high in his career by achieving the number one rank in the world in the 65kg category. The 24-year-old Bajrang, who has won five medals this season, including CWG and Asian Games gold and a silver at the World Championship, was placed atop the ranking table with 96 points in the UWW list. It has turned 138