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  • Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri receive honorary membership of Sydney Cricket Ground

    Indian national cricket team's captain Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri have received the honorary membership of the Sydney Cricket Ground for their contribution to the sport of cricket. The Indian team defeated Australia 2-1 in the four-match Test series, ending the country's 71-year-old wait for a rare series win Down Under.

    Jan 12, 2019
  • Harendra Singh removed as head coach of Indian men's hockey team

    Indian men's hockey coach Harendra Singh has been sacked from the position and offered the task of helming the junior squad by the national federation. Harendra Singh is the 25th coach of the men's hockey team who has been sacked in as many years, and the sixth in last six years.

    Jan 10, 2019
  • Smriti Mandhana named ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year

    Smriti Mandhana has been named as Best player of the year, ODI Player of the Year and included in ICC Women's Team of the Year 2018. The cricketer had played a crucial role in India’s semi-final appearance at the ICC Women’s World T20 in the West Indies.

    Dec 31, 2018
  • CA Kuttappa takes over as India's new chief boxing coach

    CA Kuttappa, a Dhronacharya awardee, took over as India’s new chief boxing coach during the beginning of the ongoing national camp, on December 10, 2018. He succeeds veteran boxing coach SR Singh, who has now retired.

    Dec 27, 2018
  • India's Vedangi Kulkarni becomes fastest Asian to cycle the globe

    Indian woman Vedangi Kulkarni has become the fastest Asian to cycle the globe. The 20-year-old completed the 29,000 kilometers' distance required to qualify as bicycling across the globe on December 23, 2018.

    Dec 24, 2018
  • WV Raman appointed new head coach of Indian national women’s cricket team

    Former India opener Woorkeri Venkat Raman has been appointed as the new Head coach of the Indian women's national cricket team. The 53-year-old will take over the role from Ramesh Powar, whose contract was not renewed after the controversies and fall-out with senior women's cricket team player Mithali Raj.

    Dec 21, 2018
  • Former Indian Kabaddi Captain, Anup Kumar announces retirement

    Anup Kumar, legendary Indian Kabaddi player and former World Cup-winning captain, announced his retirement from the sport with immediate effect on December 19, 2018, bringing an end to a 15-year-long career.

    Dec 20, 2018
  • PV Sindhu claims maiden BWF World Tour Finals Title

    Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu made history on December 16, 2018 by becoming the first Indian to win the BWF World Tour Finals. With the win, Sindhu claimed her 14th title overall and the first for this year, which had followed up with a series of disappointments after she was unable to win even a single tournament.

    Dec 17, 2018
  • Mary Kom clinches gold in World Boxing Championship

    Mary Kom has created history by winning her sixth world championship gold at the 10th World Women’s Boxing Championships, held in New Delhi, India. She is the only woman to become World Amateur Boxing champion for a record six times.

    Nov 26, 2018
  • Virat Kohli becomes fastest batsman to reach 10,000 ODI runs

    Virat Kohli has become the fastest batsman to score 10,000 runs in one-day internationals, reaching the milestone in just 205 innings. With the feat, he surpassed the record held by Sachin Tendulkar, who had achieved the feat in 259 innings.

    Oct 25, 2018
  • Former Indian pacer RP Singh announces retirement from cricket

    Former Indian pacer RP Singh has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. His international career spanned a period of six years and he played 82 matches across all three formats and picked up over 100 wickets.

    Sep 5, 2018
  • Alastair Cook to retire from International cricket after final Test against India

    Alastair Cook, former captain of England’s national cricket team has decided to retire from international cricket after the fifth and final match against India at the Oval, starting September 7, 2018. Cook took over as captain from Andrew Strauss in 2012 and England went on to win 24 Tests under his charge.

    Sep 4, 2018
  • Former Indian cricket captain Ajit Wadekar passes away

    Former Indian cricket captain Ajit Wadekar, passed away at the age of 77 on August 15, 2018 after a prolonged illness. He led team India to their first overseas Test wins in England and the West Indies in 1971.

    Aug 16, 2018
  • Neeraj Chopra clinches gold at French Athletics meet

    India's star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra won the gold medal at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France on July 17, 2018. The competitive field also included the 2012 London Olympics gold-medallist Keshorn Walcott of Trinidad and Tobago, who could only manage to throw78.26m, finishing at the fifth position.

    Jul 18, 2018
  • Hima Das becomes first Indian woman to win gold in World Junior Athletics

    Indian sprinter Hima Das has scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman athlete to win a gold medal in the women's 400m final race at the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships, held in Tampere, Finland.

    Jul 13, 2018