shot-button

International Sports News Update

Articles

Australia to open the Formula 1 season in 2025

Australia to open the Formula 1 season in 2025

After Australia, the next races on the 2025 calendar will be in China and then Japan, fitting F1's plans to cut the travel distance between its events where possible with an eye to the sport's environmental impact

12 April,2024 05:50 PM IST | London | AP
O.J. Simpson: All-American hero who fumbled it all

O.J. Simpson: All-American hero who fumbled it all

Simpson was famously acquitted of those charges in 1995, but was sent to prison years later for a bungled armed robbery

11 April,2024 09:46 PM IST | Los Angeles | mid-day online correspondent
Raheesh can’t wait to race in Spain and UK

Raheesh can’t wait to race in Spain and UK

After being signed by Wilson Racing for the British Talent Cup, city rider Khatri, 16, is keen on making a mark against top 30 participants later this month

10 April,2024 10:12 AM IST | Mumbai | SUNDARII IYER
EU general court says former F1 driver Mazepin should be removed from sanctions

EU general court says former F1 driver Mazepin should be removed from sanctions

Nikita Mazepin was added to the list of people sanctioned by the 27-nation bloc two years ago, in the wake of Russia's invasion, because of his father's connections to the Kremlin. He subsequently lost his F1 seat with Haas

20 March,2024 04:16 PM IST | Brussels | AP
Luca Nardi stuns boyhood idol and top-ranked Novak Djokovic at Indian Wells

Luca Nardi stuns boyhood idol and top-ranked Novak Djokovic at Indian Wells

Setting the tone early with his hard-hitting shots, Nardi frustrated Djokovic all evening. There was a moment when Nardi was surprised by an in call and casually hit the ball back over the net. It resulted in a winner and led to Djokovic complaining to the official about a potential hindrance

12 March,2024 04:44 PM IST | Indian Wells | AP
Ireland likely to postpone men's bilateral series against Australia

Ireland likely to postpone men's bilateral series against Australia

Ireland is set to host Pakistan and South Africa for the white ball tours and will also host a tri-series with the Netherlands and Scotland

07 March,2024 09:02 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Former WWE wrestler Michael Jones dies at 61

Former WWE wrestler Michael Jones dies at 61

Back in the year 2022, Jones suffered two major strokes and was diagnosed with dementia. Previously, the wrestler stated that he had been diagnosed with stage II colon cancer. He entered WWE with a moniker of "Lucius Brown" before the famous Virgil. He took the name Virgil as a rib towards Dusty Rhodes, whose real name was Virgil Runnels

29 February,2024 08:54 AM IST | Mumbai | Sujay Shivalkar
New Zealand pacer Neil Wagner announces test retirement at 37

New Zealand pacer Neil Wagner announces test retirement at 37

Neil Wagner donned New Zealand's test jersey for the first time in 2012 and played a key role for the side in most of the matches. He also contributed in New Zealand's World Test Championship triumph in 2022. In 2008, he moved from South Africa to New Zealand and quickly established himself in first-class cricket with Otago province

27 February,2024 11:21 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Anmol is brave and intelligent: Gopichand

Anmol is brave and intelligent: Gopichand

The 17-year-old from Faridabad humbled world number 29 Natsuki Nidaira in the deciding fifth match against Japan, a win that carried India into first-ever final in the prestigious tournament. Anmol, who won the senior national champion in December 2023, had also notched up a thrilling three-game win over China's Wu Luo Yu on Wednesday

17 February,2024 04:51 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI
Marathon world record holder Kelvin Kiptum dies in road accident aged 24

Marathon world record holder Kelvin Kiptum dies in road accident aged 24

Last year, Kiptum set a new course record for the London Marathon, winning the men's event in two hours, one minute, and 25 seconds. He also shattered the men's world record by winning the Chicago Marathon in two hours and 35 seconds in 2023, surpassing the record of fellow Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge

12 February,2024 05:30 PM IST | Nairobi | ANI

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK