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Delhi High Court to monitor kabaddi match for alleged selection wrongdoing

July 3, 2020 1:54:40 pm

The High Court case is against officials of the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India (AKFI), who face allegations of wrongdoing in the selection of Asian Games teams.

Jimmy Butler delivers 22 points in Chicago Bulls win over Golden State Warriors

March 3, 2017 3:02:37 pm

Jimmy Butler scored 22 points as the Chicago Bulls beat Golden State 94-87 in the Warriors' first game since Kevin Durant injured his left leg.

Aiming Guinness record, student swims 5kms with hands,legs tied

March 3, 2017 1:31:14 pm

S Sabarinathan covered the distance in two hours, 20 minutes and 48 seconds.

Mixed gender events will benefit India: NRAI chief Raninder Singh

March 3, 2017 1:21:10 pm

NRAI said the country will be at an advantageous position if IOC ratifies the ISSF recommendations on mixed gender shooting events.

Sebastian Coe ‘encouraged’ by Vladimir Putin’s doping pledge

March 3, 2017 1:12:06 pm

Coe said Putin's comments represented a large step in the right direction towards getting Russia readmitted to international competitions.

NRAI asserts shooters should stay an arm’s length from parents

April 29, 2018 7:12:21 pm

While parents will be allowed to travel, the NRAI will not book their tickets nor pay for their accommodation.

Post Rio Olympics, shooting gets the cold shoulder

March 3, 2017 1:07:38 am

Like the massive arenas built for the spectacle that remain unused, several Brazilian shooters too are a neglected bunch post Games.

Dropping three events needed to maintain shooting’s presence at the Olympics: Abhinav Bindra

March 2, 2017 1:09:04 am

Abhinav Bindra explains the rationale behind the decision to scrape three shooting events from the Olympics.

Russia President Vladimir Putin pledges ‘independent’ anti-doping system

March 1, 2017 10:57:48 pm

Vladimir Putin admitted that Russia's anti-doping system was ineffective but denied outright the existence of a state-run doping programme.

Virender Sehwag’s tweet on Gurmehar Kaur: Just a joke or sheer recklessness?

June 18, 2020 2:53:51 pm

Virender Sehwag may have stepped over the line this time while making the joke on Gurmehar Kaur.

ISSF World Cup: event attracts larger crowd

March 1, 2017 8:57:13 pm

Shooting has been able to draw the interest of the government and the NRAI president Raninder Singh had no qualms in admitting it.

Gurmehar Kaur controversy: Please don’t call our players illiterate, Sports Minister Vijay Goel hits back at Javed Akhtar

March 1, 2017 7:59:20 pm

Sports Minister Vijay Goel is the latest to defend sportsmen from Javed Akhtar's 'illiterate' tweet.