Madhya Pradesh: Chess Olympiad Torch Relay reaches Gwalior

Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 6 (ANI): The first-ever Chess Olympiad Torch Relay reached Gwalior city of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. In Gwalior, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar received the torch from KS Rathore and handed it…

Indian Athletes start training in USA ahead of CWG 2022, World Athletics Championships 2022

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Indian athletes have started their training at the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Centre in USA ahead of World Athletics Championships Oregon 2022 and Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham. Many athletes of the…

FIH Women’s Hockey World Cup: Vandana’s goal helps India secure 1-1 draw against China

Amstelveen [Netherlands], July 5 (ANI): The Indian Women's Hockey Team held China to a 1-1 draw in their second pool B match here at the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup Spain and Netherlands 2022 on Tuesday.Goals were scored…

Sports Ministry striving to strengthen bench for upcoming Olympics

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is striving to develop the bench strength for the 2028 and 2032 Olympics and international competition exposure of all SAI National Centres of Excellence (NCOE) junior…

India fined for slow over-rate in Edgbaston Test, Pakistan gains due to points deduction

Dubai [UAE], July 5 (ANI): Indian cricket team has been fined 40 per cent of their match fee and penalised two ICC World Test Championship points for maintaining a slow over-rate during the fifth and final Test against…

Turning point was when India lost their final six wickets within 55 runs in second innings: Former player Deep Dasgupta

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Former Indian wicketkeeper-batter Deep Dasgupta said that India losing their final six wickets within 55 runs in the second innings was the turning point of the fifth and final Test against England in…

Malaysia Masters 2022: India gets off to a disappointing start, Malvika Bansod and others crash out in R1

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], July 5 (ANI): Indian shuttler Malvika Bansod crashed out of the ongoing Malaysia Masters 2022 competition, losing to Malaysia's Goh Jin Wei in the first round of the women's singles category in Kuala Lumpur on…

ENG vs IND: Ben Stokes said before the game that we are going to chase: Joe Root

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Following his side's seven-wicket win over India, England batter Joe Root said that before the game, captain Ben Stokes had told players to chase instead of batting first.A 269-run partnership between Joe Root…

We could not maintain intensity with bowling, could not bat well yesterday: Rahul Dravid on loss to England

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Following his side's seven-wicket defeat to England in the fifth Test, Indian head coach Rahul Dravid admitted that the team could not seize its opportunities fully and maintain intensity in bowling.He also said…

Bumrah blames poor batting in second innings for loss against England

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): After facing a defeat in the fifth Test against England, India stand-in skipper Jasprit Bumrah blamed poor batting for the loss.A 269-run partnership between Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow helped England create history,…

Not afraid of failing, just want to put pressure on opposition: England’s Jonny Bairstow following win over IND

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Following his side's seven-wicket win over India, England batter Jonny Bairstow said that he is not afraid of failing and just wants to put pressure on the opposition. A 269-run partnership between Joe…

There was absolute clarity, total belief while chasing down the total: England’s Joe Root following win over IND

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Following his side's seven-wicket win over India in the fifth Test, Joe Root, England's Man of the Series, said that there was absolute clarity and total belief while chasing down the target in…

We are trying to rewrite how Test cricket is played in England: Ben Stokes following win over IND

Birmingham [UK], July 5 (ANI): Following his side's seven-wicket win over India in the fifth Test, England captain Ben Stokes said that his team is trying to re-write how Test cricket is played in England. A 269-run partnership…

ENG vs IND: Root-Bairstow help hosts pull off their most successful run chase in Tests, series ends in draw

Edgbaston [UK], July 5 (ANI): A 269-run partnership between Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow helped England create history, with the side completing their highest successful run chase ever in the longest format of the game with a seven-wicket…

Virender Sehwag, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan to play in Legends League Cricket

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): After the success of season 1, Legends League Cricket is back with the second season from September 20 to October 10, 2022, which would feature 4 Privately owned Franchisees. Virender Sehwag, Irfan…

SL vs AUS: Maheesh Theekshana, Lakshitha Manasinghe, Dunith Wellalage added into Lankan squad ahead of second Test

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 5 (ANI): Spinner Maheesh Theekshana, all-rounder Lakshitha Manasinghe and spinnner Dunith Wellalage have been drafted into the Test squad ahead of the second Test against Australia. The trio joined the team on July 4.…

SL’s Angelo Mathews recovers from COVID-19, available for 2nd Test against Aus

Galle [Sri Lanka], July 5 (ANI): Veteran Sri Lankan all-rounder Angelo Mathews has recovered from COVID-19 and will be rejoining the team on Tuesday.Sri Lankan Cricket also informed that Mathews will also be available for the second Test…

India drawn in Group D of FIFAe Nations Cup 2022

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): India have been drawn in Group D of FIFAe Nations Cup 2022 alongside Netherlands, Poland, Italy, Mexico and Morrocco after the official draw was held in Zurich, Switzerland on July 4.The Indian…

Module 2 of AFC Pro Diploma Course gets underway

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): The second Module of the AFC Pro Diploma Course began on Monday, July 4, 2022, with the participants joining via an online seminar.Module 2 is set to be a 10-day course, with…

Anurag Thakur visits SAI’s Calicut Centre to interact with athletes

Calicut (Kerala) [India], July 5 (ANI): Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Singh Thakur on Monday visited the Sports Authority of India's (SAI) Training Centre in Kozhikode, Kerela.The Minister, who was o...

Day 3: New Zealand 13/1 in pursuit of 540-run target against India

Mumbai, December 5 New Zealand were 13 for one after being set an improbable victory target of 540 at tea on the third day of the second and final Test…

DCW notice to Delhi Police over online threats to Virat Kohli’s family

New Delhi, November 2 The Delhi Commission for Women on Tuesday sent a notice to the city police and said it has taken suo moto congnizance of media reports of…

Covid: SRH’s India player T Natarajan tests positive; match against DC to go ahead as scheduled

The Fact News Service Dubai, September 22 Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer T Natarajan has tested positive for Covid-19 but the team’s IPL match against Delhi Capitals on Wednesday will go ahead…

Hockey India names 25 players for senior women’s national coaching camp

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 12 After a memorable outing in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 where the Indian women’s hockey team secured a historic fourth place, Hockey…

Tokyo Paralympics: Powerlifter Sakina Khatun finishes 5th in women’s 50kg final

The Fact News Service Tokyo, August 27 India’s Sakina Khatun finished fifth in women’s 50 Kg powerlifting final in the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics on Friday. Sakina, who had won a…

Amway India onboards Olympic medalist Mirabai Chanu as the brand ambassador for Amway & its Nutrilite range

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 18 Amway India, one of the country’s leading FMCG direct selling companies, has through Emmanuel Global Consultancies, partnered with Olympian Saikhom Mirabai Chanu as…

MS Dhoni’s new ‘faux-hawk’ haircut: See pictures

The Fact News Web Service Chandigarh, July 30 Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s new ‘faux-hawk’ cut has become a topic of discussion on social media and his fans are…

1983 World Cup winner Yashpal Sharma passes away

The Fact News Service New Delhi, July 13 Former Indian cricketer and 1983 World Cup winner Yashpal Sharma passed away on Tuesday due to a cardiac arrest. “Yashpal Sharma passed…

Dhoni, daughter Ziva enjoy in apple orchards in Shimla

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 22 Former Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been vacationing along with his family and friends at a homestay in Ratnari village of…

Usain Bolt named his twins, Thunder and Saint Leo

The Fact News Web Service Chandigarh, June 21 Usain Bolt, the greatest sprinter of all time, and his partner Kasi Bennett announced the birth of twin sons named Thunder and…

Sports legend Milkha Singh admitted to a private hospital

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 25 Sports legend Milkha Singh, who had tested positive for Corona few days ago, have been admitted to Fortis Hospital Mohali. It has been…

Mithali Raj becomes first Indian woman to score 10,000 International runs

Lucknow, March 12 India ODI skipper Mithali Raj on Friday added another feather to her cap as she became the first Indian woman to complete 10,000 runs across formats. Mithali…

Indian Hockey team Captain Manpreet Singh to interact with Hockey Academy players today

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, March 7 Indian hockey team captain Manpreet Singh Surjit will interact with the players of Hockey Academy today. According to Surjit Hockey Society Chief P.R.O.…

Sumit Nagal from Haryana qualifies ATP Tennis tournament

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 2 Sumit Nagal of India broke Nicolas Kicker of Argentina by 2-6 6-2 6-3 in 2 hours and 12 minutes in the final qualifying…

Celebrities should be careful in using terms that may be misinterpreted: HC

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 28 Now celebrities should be careful in using words before making any comments on the internet. The Punjab and Haryana High Court has recommended…

Everyone expressed their opinion: Virat Kohli on farmers’ protest

The Fact News Service New Delhi, February 4, 2021 Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli on Thursday said that the ongoing farmers’ protest against new agriculture laws has come up for…

Team India creates history clinches series 2-1 and all of it without the star players

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Chelsea sign French defender Malang Sarr on five-year deal

London [UK], Aug 27 (ANI): Chelsea on Thursday announced the signing of young French defender Malang Sarr on a free transfer after leaving Nice following the expiry of his contract.The 21-year-old has now signed a five-year deal with…

Punjab will soon become frontrunner state in education-Pargat Singh

  JALANDHAR, Feb. 12 Jalandhar Cantonment MLA and former captain Hockey India on Wednesday said that due to strenuous efforts being made by state government, Punjab would be soon a…