Rumours are rife that Sania Mirza, India’s most successful female tennis player, and ace cricketer Mohammed Shami, are tying the knot. Mirza, who was married to former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, finalised her divorced earlier this year. Shami too is separated from his wife Hasin Jahan. Naturally, the alleged linkup generated a lot of […]

“Important to find occasions and platforms to bring people together”: Minister Alvin Tan stresses on the significance of sports for a cohesive Singapore

Onlookers were surprised as Singapore’s Minister of State for Culture, Community and Youth, Alvin Tan, donned on his football jersey and walked into the pitch to take part in a short game. Tan, who admittedly loves football and has played it since his childhood, ended up on the winning side. After the game he highlighted […]

WATCH: Neeraj Chopra wins gold with 85.97m throw at Paavo Nurmi Games weeks before Paris Olympics

India’s golden boy Neeraj Chopra, who made the country proud by clinching a gold medal in javelin at the 2020 Tokyo games, has finished first at the Paavo Nurmi Games in Finland, weeks before the start of the Paris Olympics. The world’s biggest sporting event is scheduled to take place in Paris, France, between 26 […]

EXCLUSIVE: Joy Bhattacharjya flaunts his myriad hats as he discusses IPL, T20 Cricket World Cup, Shah Rukh Khan and the importance of quizzing

Joy Bhattacharjya wears multiple hats and juggles them quite effortlessly. He has been at the forefront of sporting revolution in India, overseeing many of these changes in various capacities. Joy, who is currently a part of an expert panel on popular cricket app Cricbuzz, is also an avid quizzer. His quest for knowledge has its […]

EXCLUSIVE: 7-year-old Yati Ravi Jethva, Asia’s youngest powerlifter, sets sights on Olympics

A billion Indians were filled with pride as Mirabai Chanu scripted history by clinching the silver medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the Women’s 49 kg category. Before Chanu, there was Karnam Malleshwari, who became the first Indian woman to win a medal in the Olympics in 2000 by finishing third in the women’s […]

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