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Prannoy requests Star Sports to show badminton with other sports

Prannoy requests Star Sports to show badminton with other sports

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Badminton star H.S. Prannoy has called for more sports apart from cricket to be shown on sports channels. Tagging Star Sports, Prannoy tweeted that kids can benefit if other sports are also showcased at a time when live sports have been frozen due to the coronavirus pandem...

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Have to be available 24/7, can't say no: DSP Joginder Sharma

Have to be available 24/7, can't say no: DSP Joginder Sharma

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Joginder Sharma, who was one of the heroes of Indias 2007 World T20 win, is currently serving the country in another capacity amid the ongoing fight against COVID-19 pandemic.Now a Deputy Superintendent of Police in Hisar district of Haryana, Joginder is making sure people...

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Gurpreet keeping tab on parents working in frontline from Sydney

Gurpreet keeping tab on parents working in frontline from Sydney

<br>Gurpreet has been in Australia for almost a month now and with India observing a 21-day lockdown from March 25, the 28-year-old has no idea about his duration of stay Down Under.But while Gurpreet can afford to stay at his home in Sydney, his parents, father SP Tejinder Singh Sandhu of Pun...

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AIFF working with FIFA for new dates to host U-17 Women's WC: Praful Patel

AIFF working with FIFA for new dates to host U-17 Women's WC: Praful Patel

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Friday said that the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the U-17 Women's World Cup is working in close collaboration with FIFA to finalise the new dates for the tournament in the 'earliest possible...

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Stay fit, being homebound is no excuse: Rohit Sharma

Stay fit, being homebound is no excuse: Rohit Sharma

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Opening batsman Rohit Sharma on Friday said that people need to stay fit and being homebound cannot be used as an excuse during the lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.Rohit posted a picture of himself on Instagram and captioned the post as: "Being homebound i...

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You look like Tarzan, but bowl like Jane: Flintoff to Akhtar

You look like Tarzan, but bowl like Jane: Flintoff to Akhtar

London: Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has been known to get into the skin of opposition players and that has also seen his team suffer like when he exchanged verbal volleys with Yuvraj Singh and saw Stuart Broad pay the price as the Indian batsman hit six sixes off the pacer in the 2007...

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NZ unable to travel to India for FIH Hockey Pro League matches

NZ unable to travel to India for FIH Hockey Pro League matches

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The New Zealand Vantage Black Sticks Men's Team are unable to complete the Asian leg of the FIH Hockey Pro League due to the COVID-19 crisis across the globe. The New Zealand men's team was slated to face the Indian team on May 23 and 24 in Bhubaneswar."Following the New Z...

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COVID-19: Barcelona to distribute 15,000 PPEs in partnership with Tencent to hospitals in Spain

COVID-19: Barcelona to distribute 15,000 PPEs in partnership with Tencent to hospitals in Spain

Barcelona [Spain], April 10 (ANI): Spanish club Barcelona, through its foundation Barca Foundation, will distribute 15,000 PPEs as part of an agreement with Chinese internet company Tencent which has made a significant donation to support the battle against coronavirus pandemic."The first installmen...

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You look like Tarzan, but bowl like Jane: Flintoff to Akhtar

You look like Tarzan, but bowl like Jane: Flintoff to Akhtar

London, April 10 (IANS) Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has been known to get into the skin of opposition players and that has also seen his team suffer like when he exchanged verbal volleys with Yuvraj Singh and saw Stuart Broad pay the price as the Indian batsman hit six sixes off the p...

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Fans call for Lee-Hesh reunion after Twitter exchange

Fans call for Lee-Hesh reunion after Twitter exchange

Mumbai: Avid Indian tennis fans, who have been fed on a diet of Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi winning Grand Slams together while growing up, have called for the pair to join hands again with the Olympics slated next year.The nostalgia-filled call has come to life after the duo exchanged pleasantr...

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