Cricket is an Olympic sport again

Cricket is an Olympic sport again

Mumbai: Cricket is an Olympic sport again. Flag football gets in for the first time.Five sports were finally added to the 2028 Los Angeles Games by the International Olympic Committee on Monday with baseball-softball, lacrosse and squash also confirmed for the program. The slate of sports proposed by Los Angeles officials one week ago and […]

Sachin Tendulkar turns 50

Sachin Tendulkar turns 50

Though the “God of Cricket,” will be turning 50 on Monday, April 24th, we still remember him as the curly-haired, baby-faced boy wonder of 16. The talent and genius of Sachin Tendulkar was best summed up by the international cricketer, Don Bradman when he said Tendulkar’s batting reminded him of his own.

PT Usha becomes first woman IOA president

PT Usha becomes first woman IOA president

New Delhi: Ushering in a new era in country’s sports administration, the legendary PT Usha was on Saturday elected as the first woman president of Indian Olympic Association (IOA). The 58-year-old Usha, a multiple Asian Games gold medallist and fourth place finisher in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics 400m hurdles final, was declared elected unopposed […]

Sreeshankar wins silver, becomes first Indian male athlete to win Commonwealth Games medal in long jump

Sreeshankar wins silver, becomes first Indian male athlete to win Commonwealth Games medal in long jump

BIRMINGHAM: India’s Murali Sreeshankar clinched the silver medal in the Men’s Long Jump final with a mark of 8.08m at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on Thursday.Sreeshankar won the historic silver with a distance of 8.08m in the Men’s Long Jump, becoming the first Indian male athlete to win a Commonwealth Games medal […]