Former athletes protest over deletion of Joseph`s name

Former athletes protest over deletion of Joseph`s name

Kochi: Kerala sportspersons came down against the controversial deletion of the name of Tom Joseph, former International spiker from the list of those selected for Arjuna award. Former Asian Games silver medalist Mercy Kuttan, told reporters here that Kerala athletes and players had always been discriminated. She claimed that she herself was given the Arjuna […]

Jamaican strome blowned again

Jamaican strome blowned again

Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce held nothing back in producing a stunning performance to snatch a second women’s world 100m title on Monday.The diminutive double Olympic gold medallist and 2009 world champion showed all her big-day experience by making up for a sluggish start with a dynamic drive section that saw her race clear of the field […]

Usain Bolt regains world 100m-sprint title in World Athletics C’ship

Usain Bolt regains world 100m-sprint title in World Athletics C’ship

Jamaican legend Usain Bolt regained his 100 metre sprint title at the 14th IAAF World Athletic Championships in Moscow yesterday. Olympic champion, Bolt clocked a season’s best 9.77 seconds in heavy rain at the Luzhniki Stadium, with American Justin Gatlin claiming silver and Nesta Carter, also of Jamaica, taking bronze. India’s KT Irfan was disqualified […]

FIFA World Cup 2022 Shall be moved to Winter

FIFA World Cup 2022 Shall be moved to Winter

London: Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has said that a summer World Cup in Qatar in 2022 would be impossible and thinks the tournament is likely to move to winter because of the heat, even as Qatar`s World Cup organising committee says it is ready to host the tournament in summer. According to the BBC, […]

Spot-fixing: Supreme Court refuses to stay Bombay High Court order

Spot-fixing: Supreme Court refuses to stay Bombay High Court order

New Delhi:  The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to stay the Bombay High Court order deeming Board of Control for Cricket in India’s internal Indian Premier League probe as “illegal and unconstitutional.” The next hearing on the case would take place on August 29.The apex court deliberated on a Special Leave Petition (SLP) filed by […]