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Hockey: Indian’s men hockey team clean sweeps New Zealand

Indian men’s hockey team defeated world number 9 New Zealand in a three-match Series here at the Sports Authority of India club on Sunday.Showing some brilliant sticks work, the Indian team thrashed the New Zealand side by 4-0 registering their consecutive victory in the series. As the home team wrapped up much-needed practice matches before Asian

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India to play ‘historic’ football friendly against China

All India Football Federation (AIFF) has confirmed that India’s senior football team will play a friendly match against China during the FIFA window of October 8 to October 16. Terming the occasion as ‘historic,’ AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das said that it is an amazing opportunity for two of the fastest emerging football markets and it will help in reviving the neighbourhood

Varun Dhawan flexes with WWE Superstar Braun Strowman
Varun Dhawan flexes with WWE Superstar Braun Strowman

Varun Dhawan flexes with WWE Superstar Braun Strowman. Bollywood power-packed actor Varun Dhawan is on cloud nine as he had a fan moment when he met WWE star Braun Strowman. The actor, who posed with Braun wore a grey T-Shirt and blue shorts with a grey zipper jacket and a pair of red tights. He

Cricket betting racket busted in Ludhiana, 2 held

Cricket betting racket busted in Ludhiana, 2 held. The Punjab Police have busted a cricket betting racket and apprehended two bookies in Ludhiana. The police also seized Rs 1 lakh, 13 mobile phones and a tablet from their possession.“Father and son have been arrested and a case has been registered. We have seized cash worth

Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings
Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings

Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings. Kuldeep Yadav has jumped eight places to attain career-high sixth spot according to the recently released International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI rankings. The 23-year-old displayed some impressive bowling performance in the recently concluded five-match one-day series England where he took nine wickets including

India's star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra strikes gold at French meet
India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra strikes gold at French meet

India’s star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra comfortably won the gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France, beating a competitive field which included 2012 London Olympics gold-medallist Keshorn Walcott. Chopra’s throw of 85.17m put him way ahead of the field, including Moldova’s Andrian Mardare (81.48m) and Lithuania’s Edis Matusevicius (79.31m), who finished second and third

Not sad about leaving Real Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo
Not sad about leaving Real Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo

Not sad about leaving Real Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo. Star Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he is not sad about leaving the Real Madrid club and expressed gratitude towards Juventus for taking him into the team. “I’m not sad about leaving Real Madrid, this is a big club and with all due respect players

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India lose 2nd ODI against England by 86 runs

India lost second ODI against England by 86 runs at Lord’s stadium in London on Saturday. Earlier, India outclassed England by 8 wickets in the first ODI held at Trent Bridge here.With the win, England levelled the three-match series at 1-1 with a victory over India. After Joe Root hit a century in the first

World Junior Athletics: Hima scripts history, becomes first woman to win gold
World Junior Athletics: Hima scripts history, becomes first woman to win gold

TAMPERE/FINLAND: Hima Das today scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman to win gold at the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships as she clinched to top spot in the women’s 400m final race on the third day of competitions here.The 18-year-old Das clocked 51.46s to win the gold. She now joins the illustrious company

PM Modi moved by Hima Das' gesture of patriotism
PM Modi moved by Hima Das’ gesture of patriotism

PM Modi moved by Hima Das’ gesture of patriotism. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday tweeted a video of the final winning moments of Hima Das, who clinched gold at the IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships, and said that he was “touched deeply” with sprinter’s gestures. “Unforgettable moments from @HimaDas8’s victory. Seeing her passionately search

After Chanakya, Ajay Devgn to play football coach Syed Abdul Rahim
After Chanakya, Ajay Devgn to play football coach Syed Abdul Rahim

After Chanakya, Ajay Devgn to play football coach Syed Abdul Rahim. Bollywood star Ajay Devgn is on a roll with his signing spree as the star is now all set to feature in the biopic on India’s legendary football coach Syed Abdul Rahim. Devgn, who is featuring in several films which will be released in

President Kovind, PM Modi congratulate Hima Das for scripting history

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have applauded Hima Das, who recently became the first Indian woman to win gold at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships.Taking to social media, President Kovind congratulated sprinter Das for her performance and said it is a “very proud” moment for Assam and India. “Congratulations to our sensational

'Soorma' movie review: Unassumingly inspiring, heart-warming
‘Soorma’ movie review: Unassumingly inspiring, heart-warming

Film: “Soorma“ Director: Shaad Ali Cast: Diljit Dosanjh, Taapsee Pannu, Angad Bedi, Kulbushan Kharbanda, Vijay Raaz, Mahabir Bhullar, Satish Kaushik Rating: ***1/2 Shaad Ali’s “Soorma” is a remarkable story of hope and inspiration based on the life of Sandeep Singh, the former captain of the Indian Hockey team. Narrated from Harpreet Kaur’s point of view,

ODI: India beat England by 8 wickets

India beat England by 8 wickets in the first One Day International (ODI) at Trent Bridge here. Rohit Sharma’s searing century (an unbeaten 137) helped India walk to the victory with nearly 10 overs to spare. He completed his century off just 82 balls. Skipper Virat Kohli scored 75 runs. The Kohli-Rohit duo added 177

'Soorma' is a must watch: Sachin Tendulkar
‘Soorma’ is a must watch: Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar gave a thumbs up to Diljit Dosanjh’s upcoming flick, ‘Soorma’ after attending the screening of the film. ‘Soorma’ is based on the life of legendary hockey player Sandeep Singh.Taking to his Twitter, Tendulkar stated that the movie is a must watch as he praised the

FIFA WC: Croatia reach final for first time, beat England 2-1
FIFA WC: Croatia reach final for first time, beat England 2-1

Moscow [Russia]: Croatia defeated England in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium by 2-1 in extra-time to reach their first-ever FIFA World Cup final. All credit goes to prolific goalscorer Mario Mandzukic for scoring the goal in the second period of extra-time. In the first five minutes of the game, Kieran Trippier gave England the lead with a

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?. Diljit Doshanj is all set with his upcoming project “Soorma” which is based on the life of hockey player Sandeep Singh . Sandeep is an ace hockey player, and an ex-captain of the Indian National Team. In 2006, Singh was seriously injured after being hit by

Phogat family meet South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook
Phogat family meet South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook

Phogat family meet South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook. Famous Indian wrestler sisters Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat, along with their family, met the South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook here on Tuesday. The South Korean first lady is in India along with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who is on a state visit to

India women's cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns
India women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns

India women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns. Tushar Arothe has stepped down from the role citing personal reasons, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Tuesday. “The BCCI on Tuesday accepted Tushar Arothe’s resignation. Arothe cited personal reasons behind his resignation and thanked the BCCI for giving him an opportunity to

Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank
Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank

Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank. The Government of Punjab has withdrawn the DSP post from the India women’s T20 team captain Harmanpreet Kaur. According to sources, the Punjab Govt. took this decision after the graduation degree of Harmanpreet Kaur was found to be fake according to police officials, the police department said in