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Infighting in IOA over decision-making

Don't run IOA office as one-man show, IOA secretary Rajeev Mehta tells chief Narinder Batra in a stinging letter.

Rediff 27 May 2020 11:37 am

'Lifting EPL trophy without fans would be strange'

Fans will not be allowed to attend games in line with the government's protocols for the return of elite sport.

Rediff 27 May 2020 11:32 am

IOC approves updated ISSF shooting qualification system for Tokyo Games

An updated qualification system for sports shooting for the Tokyo Olympic Games has been approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, the sport'

India TV 27 May 2020 9:33 am

What star sprinter Hima is up to in the lockdown

For star sprinter Hima Das, the two months of coronavirus-forced national lockdown was not all about confinement inside her room at the National Institute of Sports in Pa

Rediff 27 May 2020 9:13 am

Detroit Pistons ready to hire a general manager now that rebuild can begin in..

With a high lottery pick and more than $30 million in cap space, the Detroit Pistons decided they needed a true general manager to direct t

USA Today 27 May 2020 8:04 am

Kenyan Drake: Arizona Cardinals could 'be a nuisance for everybody in NFC Wes..

Kenyan Drake has heard the chatter, seen the headlines and read the lists, and believes it's time for the NFL to take the Arizona Cardinals

USA Today 27 May 2020 5:28 am

Opinion: NBA won't be able to please everyone as it faces tough decisions on ..

As the NBA contemplates a plan to resume season, it faces major issues, like how to keep everyone safe and how to ensure a fairness for all

USA Today 27 May 2020 5:17 am

Opinion: Do not slap an asterisk on this year's NBA champion

Assuming play resumes, the 2019-20 NBA title will be unlike any in league history. And winning it should be praised, not dismissed with an

USA Today 27 May 2020 3:09 am

Iowa State unlikely to sell single-game football tickets this fall

AD Jamie Pollard says 50% capacity requirement likely to prevent Iowa State from selling anything but season ticket packages for Cyclones'

USA Today 27 May 2020 1:58 am

MLB owners sending latest plan to MLBPA that includes sliding pay scale for p..

MLB owners have approved a new plan to resume baseball that includes a sliding pay scale for players that will next be sent to the MLBPA fo

USA Today 27 May 2020 12:43 am

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich inch closer to eighth-straight title with 1-0 win over Dortmund

Bayern Munich have inched closer to a record eighth-successive Bundesliga title after beat arch-rivals Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday. In a potential title-deciding clash b

India TV 27 May 2020 12:08 am

500 fans to be allowed for World TeamTennis matches

World TeamTennis, an innovative mixed-gender professional tennis league, will start from July 5 at the Greenbrier, West Virginia, and up to 500 fans will be allowed to at

Rediff 26 May 2020 11:27 pm

Russell Wilson, Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe to host virtual 2020 ESPYs

This years ESPYs will look different and will be hosted by Russell Wilson, Sue Bird and Megan Rapinoe.  

USA Today 26 May 2020 11:07 pm

Improved my cooking and painting skills, did meditation and yoga: Hima Das on life during lockdown

For star sprinter Hima Das, the two months of coronavirus-forced national lockdown was not all about confinement inside her room at NIS-Patiala as she improved her cookin

India TV 26 May 2020 10:56 pm

Oklahoma's voluntary football workouts will start July 1, later than other Po..

Oklahoma plans to begin voluntary campus workouts for football players on July 1, despite many other Power 5 programs starting weeks earlie

USA Today 26 May 2020 10:23 pm

IOA forms panel to name observer for election of its members, also constitutes NE committee

Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra on Tuesday constituted a three-member committee led by its vice president V D Nanavati to nominate observers for the e

India TV 26 May 2020 9:45 pm

Oklahoma to begin voluntary football workouts starting on July 1

Oklahoma plans to begin voluntary campus workouts for football players on July 1, despite many other Power 5 programs starting weeks earlie

USA Today 26 May 2020 9:28 pm

Lee Westwood hopeful British Masters will go ahead in July

The tournament at Close House, scheduled to start on July 30, is set to be the first European Tour event since the coronavirus crisis halted action. .

Golf365 26 May 2020 9:01 pm

Hong Kong police issue warning amid calls for new demonstrations

Hong Kong police issued a warning late on Tuesday that they would not tolerate disruptions to public order, after activists circulated calls online for fresh demonstratio

Reuters 26 May 2020 8:58 pm

World TeamTennis to begin three-season at The Greenbrier on July 12

World TeamTennis has chosen The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia as the host site for its three-week season beginning July 12.  

USA Today 26 May 2020 8:52 pm

Soccer-Bale questions critics of golf hobby

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale says he is still confused that his love for playing golf has caused such a stir in Spain and questioned why other elite sportsmen are not

Reuters 26 May 2020 7:56 pm

Rugby Union Today: Loose Pass and My rugby hero

Another busy day in the rugby union game as Loose Pass returned to Planet Rugby to provide its unique take on several topics in the sport.

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 7:49 pm

India women's footballer Indumathi dons police uniform, ensures people observe guidelines

Her team-mates are confined to their homes due to coronavirus-forced lockdown but senior national women side's midfielder Indumathi Kathiresan is busy in police uniform o

India TV 26 May 2020 7:19 pm

Dragons sign Jonah Holmes on long-term deal

The Dragons have announced the signing of Wales international Jonah Holmes, who has agreed to join the region on a long-term contract. Plan

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 7:09 pm

Loose Pass: Calendar hope, desperation and your say

This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with positivity, desperation and a look at your ideas for putting the world to rights...

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 6:30 pm

Espanyol, Leganes offer free 2020-2021 tickets to fans

Espanyol said that in addition to offering its 27,833 season ticket holders free 2020-2021 passes, they would also reimburse 20 per cent of the value of their current sea

Rediff 26 May 2020 6:25 pm

New wave of locusts raises fear for summer crops in India

A new wave of locust attacks has alarmed India's farmers and experts warn of extensive crop losses if authorities fail to curb fast-spreading swarms by June when monsoon

Reuters 26 May 2020 6:13 pm

India has low coronavirus death rate but worries about migrants on the move

India on Tuesday recorded a total of 145,380 coronavirus infections and a death toll of 4,167, comparatively low figures for the world's second-most populous country.

Reuters 26 May 2020 6:11 pm

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's injury not serious, player to undergo scan in 10 days: Milan

Zlatan Ibrahimovis injury is less serious than first believed with tests showing the AC Milan forward did not damage his Achilles tendon. Ibrahimovi was injured on Monday

India TV 26 May 2020 5:58 pm

Rory McIlroy predicts the Ryder Cup will not go ahead this year

The world number one believes it would be the right call to push the event back to 2021. .

Golf365 26 May 2020 5:46 pm

Ibrahimovic injury not serious, AC Milan confirm

Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined AC Milan on a six-month spell in January for a second stint at the club, but Serie A has been suspended since March 9, with the government due t

Rediff 26 May 2020 5:40 pm

Opinion: Why this year's NBA champion does not deserve an asterisk

Assuming play resumes, the 2019-20 NBA title will be unlike any awarded in league history. Winning it should still be praised, not dismisse

USA Today 26 May 2020 5:12 pm

Hockey players demand Bharat Ratna for Balbir Singh Sr

'I feel both deserve to be honoured with Bharat Ratna. Why not? They are our national heroes who have been inspiring a generation of sportspersons and will continue to do

Rediff 26 May 2020 5:09 pm

India footballer Indumathi dons COVID-19 role

The nationwide lockdown has transformed many otherwise buzzing streets across the country into tranquil expanses. It is on a few of such streets filled with ghastly echoe

Rediff 26 May 2020 4:55 pm

Cleveland Cavaliers' Andre Drummond leaves $1,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Cleveland Cavaliers center Andre Drummond left a $1,000 tip on a $164.25 bill at a south Florida restaurant this weekend.  

USA Today 26 May 2020 4:54 pm

Bulls bolster front-row stocks

The Bulls have announced the signing of Western Province hooker Schalk Erasmus, who will join them on a three-year deal until 2023.

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 4:41 pm

Ranking all 8 of NFL's divisional worst-to-first contenders: Who could make l..

After six NFL teams from 2015-18 made the worst-to-first leap, none did so last year. Can anyone accomplish the feat this season?  

USA Today 26 May 2020 4:13 pm

Danny Wilson to start earlier as Glasgow Warriors coach

Glasgow Warriors have announced that Danny Wilson will take over as their head coach from June 1, a month sooner than originally intended.

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 3:30 pm

Your wins contribute to my health: Balbir Sr to Dhoni

Balbir Singh Sr met MS Dhoni four years ago when the Indian team was at the PCA stadium in Mohali ahead of their World T20 tie against Australia. Singh wanted to convey h

Rediff 26 May 2020 3:12 pm

Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo channels his inner Michael Jordan, scoops ball into basketball hoop during training

Cristiano Ronaldo fans are dying to watch the Portugal superstar in action after a lengthy break due to the COVID-19 pandemic which has brought the world to a standstill.

India TV 26 May 2020 2:26 pm

Can you name all the World Cup Final try-scorers?

Name all the 18 try-scorers from the nine Rugby World Cup Finals. Planet Rugby .

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 2:23 pm

Sport-On this day... May 27

SOCCER - England striker Gary Lineker grimaces as he does stretching exercises with his arm in a sling during the team's training session in Monterrey, Mexico ahead of th

Reuters 26 May 2020 1:30 pm

Uber India cuts 600 jobs amid coronavirus outbreak

Ride hailing company Uber Technologies Inc's Indian arm will cut 600 jobs across functions, as it navigates a strict coronavirus lockdown that has brought businesses to a

Reuters 26 May 2020 12:42 pm

Australian PM calls for economic overhaul to fuel post-coronavirus recovery

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday called for an ideological truce between employers and workers to revive the country's A$2 trillion ($1.3 trillion) eco

Reuters 26 May 2020 12:24 pm

'Balbir Singh Sr was one of the greatest ever'

'He did not take a loss lying down.' 'He inspired us to go to the next tournament with renewed confidence and helped us perform well.' 'That's the way I would remember hi

Rediff 26 May 2020 11:57 am

COVID-19: Knicks great Ewing out of hospital

Ewing, a seven-foot center, was the number one pick in the 1985 NBA draft and was inducted into the Hall of Fame. He also won two Olympic gold medals as a member of the U

Rediff 26 May 2020 11:51 am

Bundesliga Live Streaming Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich: Watch live football match online on Hotstar

Bundesliga Live Streaming Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich Live Stream, Bundesliga: Bayern Munich will look to maintain the current t

India TV 26 May 2020 11:12 am

My rugby hero: Christian Cullen

With rugby taking a break, we dig through the archives to highlight a hero from years gone by. Next up, All Blacks legend Christian Cullen.

Planet Rugby 26 May 2020 10:30 am

Holyfield ready to fight Tyson again

Tyson, the first heavyweight to hold the WBA, WBC and IBF titles, retired after a loss to Kevin McBride in 2005, while Holyfield called time on his career nine years late

Rediff 26 May 2020 10:19 am

Pak hockey fraternity mourns Balbir Singh Sr

The Secretary General of the Pakistan Hockey Federation Asif Bajwa also condoled the death of Singh.

Rediff 26 May 2020 10:10 am