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Cairo World Cup: Indian skeet team perform poorly on Day 1

Cairo World Cup: Indian skeet team perform poorly on Day 1

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) India's Olympic hopeful Angadvir Singh Bajwa and Mairaj Ahmed Khan couldn't get the right rhythm in the qualification round of the men skeet event on the opening day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday, and finished d...

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'Khelo India Winter Games' 2nd edition at Gulmarg from Mar 2

'Khelo India Winter Games' 2nd edition at Gulmarg from Mar 2

Srinagar, Feb 24 (IANS) The second edition of 'Khelo India Winter Games' will start from February 26 and culminate on March 2 in J&K's winter destination of Gulmarg, officials said.Around 1,200 athletes and guests from across the country are scheduled to participate in the mega sports event, one of ...

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30 Indian wrestlers, including Punia, for World Ranking Series

30 Indian wrestlers, including Punia, for World Ranking Series

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) India's star freestyle wrestler Bajrang Punia would look forward to win back-to-back titles in the men's 65kg when the World Ranking Series begins on March 4 in the Italian port city of Ostia. In the previous edition, held in January last year, the 26-year-old Haryana intern...

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Sakshi Malik named in India's final Matteo Pellicone squad

Sakshi Malik named in India's final Matteo Pellicone squad

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): The final Indian squad for the 2021 International Ranking Series Tournament 'Matteo Pellicone' in Free Style, Greco Roman Style and Women Wrestling has been announced and Sakshi Malik has been included in the women's team. The tournament will take place in Rome ...

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India to host World Cup Qualifiers for Equestrian Tent Pegging

India to host World Cup Qualifiers for Equestrian Tent Pegging

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Equestrian Federation of India, in association with Equiwings Sports, will organise the World Cup Qualifiers for Equestrian Tent Pegging scheduled to be held in Greater Noida from March 11-14.A total of seven countries including Russia, USA, Belarus, India, Paki...

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Strandja Memorial Tournament: Jyoti upsets two-time world champion as three Indian boxers cruise into quarters

Strandja Memorial Tournament: Jyoti upsets two-time world champion as three Indian boxers cruise into quarters

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Rising Indian boxer Jyoti Gulia produced a scintillating performance to upset two-time world champion Nazym Kyzaibay of Kazakhstan and progressed into the quarter-finals of women's 51kg category at the 72nd Strandja Memorial Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria.The 201...

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Jyoti stuns 2-time world champion, enters Strandja Memorial quarters

Jyoti stuns 2-time world champion, enters Strandja Memorial quarters

Sofia (Bulgaria), Feb 24 (IANS) Former youth world champion Jyoti Gulia (51kg) stunned two-time world champion Nazym Kyzaibay of Kazakhstan and progressed into the quarter-finals at the 72nd Strandja Memorial Tournament on Wednesday.The 2017 youth world championships gold medallist beat Kyzaibay 3-2...

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Woods undergoes 'long surgical procedure' on his right leg, ankle after car accident

Woods undergoes 'long surgical procedure' on his right leg, ankle after car accident

Los Angeles [USA], February 24 (ANI): Golf legend Tiger Woods, who was involved in a single-car accident, suffered "significant orthopaedic injuries" to his right lower extremity. In a statement released on Woods' Twitter account, Anish Mahajan, MD, Chief Medical Officer & Interim CEO at Harbor-...

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Will do our best so that international athletes stay in quarantine for minimal days in India, says Rijiju

Will do our best so that international athletes stay in quarantine for minimal days in India, says Rijiju

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 24 (ANI): Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports has said that whenever an international competition will be held in India, he will ensure that the international athletes are asked to be in quarantine for minimal days so that they are not ...

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Tiger Woods in surgery with serious leg injuries after car accident

Tiger Woods in surgery with serious leg injuries after car accident

Los Angeles [USA], February 24 (ANI): Golf legend Tiger Woods suffered serious leg injuries after the car he was driving met with an accident on Tuesday (local time).Firefighters put Woods in a neck collar and on a backboard and took him to the hospital in stable condition with serious injuries to b...

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