16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a rather ambitious projection, Sports Authority of India (SAI) sees a record 100 plus athletes qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.
01 Jul 2015
Hyderabad: Fresh from her Canada Open triumph along with Ashwini Ponnappa, ace shuttler Jwala Gutta on Wednesday urged the government to come out and support the doubles specialists in their endeavour to win an Olympic medal next year at Rio.
30 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is holidaying in England with husband Saif Ali Khan, met Hollywood star Channing Tatum in London. She ran into him at an event and after the two were introduced to each other, they chatted about movies and more.
29 Jun 2015
London: Olympic bronze-medallist Vijender Singh, the country's most celebrated boxer, today bid adieu to his amateur career by turning professional, ruling himself out of next year's Olympics as he no longer remains eligible to represent India.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: With the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) suspended, the Sports Ministry has decided that all matters relating to Para-athletes, including selection of athletes for various events, will be taken care of by Sports Authority of India (SAI).
23 Jun 2015
Vancouver: Germany and France both booked their tickets to the 2016 Rio Olympics on Monday as two of the best European teams in the Women's World Cup in Canada.
26 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Congress today hit back after Lalit Modi said he had 'met' Priyanka Gandhi and her husband Robert Vadra in a London restaurant, saying it was a case of 'chhota Modi' helping 'bada Modi' (Narendra Modi) with lies.
11 Jun 2015
American boxer Floyd Mayweather retained the top spot this year in Forbes list of world's richest athletes with whopping earnings of USD 300 million. He topped the list for the third time in last four years as world's highest-paid athlete.
11 Jun 2015
New York: Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni is among Forbes magazine's 100 highest-paid athletes in the world, the only Indian sportsman on the list that has been topped again by American boxer Floyd Mayweather and includes golfer Tiger Woods, tennis star Roger Federer and Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo.
21 Jun 2015
Mumbai: A fresh controversy broke out in the Lalit Modi episode after Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria admitted that he had met the tainted ex-IPL boss in London in 2014 on the insistence of the latter's lawyer. Maria came out with a statement to say this after news channels flashed a photo of the former IPL commissioner and the Mumbai Police chief.