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  • Portugal wins 2016 UEFA European football championship

    Monday, Jul 11, 2016

    Portugal wins 2016 UEFA European football championship

    Portugal won the UEFA European football championship  for the first time, following a 1–0 victory after extra time over the host team, France, in the fin

  • Anil Kumble named Team India head coach

    Friday, Jun 24, 2016

    Anil Kumble named Team India head coach

    Former Indian test captain and the country's most successful bowler, has been appointed as the head coach of Team India for one year. He is the first Indian to

  • Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to claim first French Open title

    Monday, Jun 06, 2016

    Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to claim first French Open title

    World Number One tennis player Novak Djokovic from Serbia defeated Andy Murray 3-6, 6-1,6-2, 6-4 to win his maiden French Open at Roland Garros, Paris. It is hi

  • IPL 2016: Complete list of award winners

    Tuesday, May 31, 2016

    IPL 2016: Complete list of award winners

    On 29 May, the Sunrisers Hyderabad were crowned the champions of VIVO IPL 2016 after they won the Final played against Royal Challengers Bangalore at M. Ch

  • Kumble re-elected ICC's cricket committee chairman

    Friday, May 13, 2016

    Kumble re-elected ICC's cricket committee chairman

    Former India captain Anil Kumble has been was re-appointed ICC Cricket Committee chairman for a second term of three years while former Indian skipper Dravid an

  • Dipa Karmakar becomes first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics

    Monday, Apr 18, 2016

    Dipa Karmakar becomes first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics

    Dipa Karmakar created history by becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics as she booked a berth for the Rio Games after a strong performa

  • Key recommendations of Justice Lodha Committee on BCCI reforms

    Tuesday, Jan 05, 2016

    Key recommendations of Justice Lodha Committee on BCCI reforms

    The Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Committee has submitted its 159-page report to the Supreme Court suggesting reforms in the Board of Control for Cricket in Ind

  • Australia, New Zealand create history with first day-night Test

    Friday, Nov 27, 2015

    Australia, New Zealand create history with first day-night Test

    Australia and New Zealand have created history by playing first day-night Test match at the Adelaide Oval Stadium ( New Zealand ).  After 138 years, for th

  • Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson retires from International cricket

    Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015

    Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson retires from International cricket

    Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket. He announced his immediate retirement from internat

  • Michelle Payne becomes first female jockey to win Melbourne Cup

    Thursday, Nov 05, 2015

    Michelle Payne becomes first female jockey to win Melbourne Cup

    The 30-year-old Australian Michelle Payne became the first female jockey to win the Australia’s most prestigious horse race Melbourne Cup 2015 worth 6.2 mi


Sports Tidbits ( Nov 05, 2015 - Jul 11, 2016 )

  • Jul 11, 2016 Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix 2016 show

  • Jul 07, 2016 Para swimmer Niranjan Mukundan wins eight medals in IWAS World Games show

  • Jul 05, 2016 Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian footballer to play in Europa League show

  • Jul 05, 2016 B Sai Praneeth wins 2016 Canada Open Grand Prix Badminton Men’s Singles title show

  • Jul 04, 2016 Sports Ministry grants recognition to Paralympic Committee of India show

  • Jul 01, 2016 Argentina women win record seventh Champions Trophy title show

  • Jun 28, 2016 Lionel Messi retires from international football show

  • Jun 28, 2016 Chile wins 2016 Copa America Football tournament show

  • Jun 27, 2016 Sprinter Dutee Chand qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics   show

  • Jun 25, 2016 Russian ice Hockey player Artemi Panarin wins 2015-16 Calder Memorial Trophy   show

  • Jun 24, 2016 Boxers Vikas Krishan and Manoj Kumar qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics show

  • Jun 23, 2016 India beat Zimbabwe by 3 runs, seal T-20 series 2-1 show

  • Jun 22, 2016 Anju Bobby George quits as president of Kerala Sports Council show

  • Jun 21, 2016 Nico Rosberg wins European Grand Prix in Baku  show

  • Jun 21, 2016 Australia wins 2016 Champions Trophy title of Hockey show

  • Jun 07, 2016 Tennis star Rohan Bopanna secures direct entry into Rio Olympics show

  • Jun 02, 2016 Sonia Lather won silver in Women’s World Boxing Championships show

  • Jun 02, 2016 Lewis Hamilton wins epic Monaco Grand Prix title of Formula One show

  • Jun 01, 2016 Discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for Rio Olympics show

  • May 31, 2016 Real Madrid FC wins 2016 UEFA Champions League show

  • May 31, 2016 Alastair Cook becomes youngest to score 10,000 Test runs show

  • May 27, 2016 Banned Maria Sharapova named in Russia's Olympic team show

  • May 25, 2016 Pankaj Advani wins Asian 6-Red Snooker title show

  • May 19, 2016 Andy Murray wins Italian Open title, 2016 show

  • May 18, 2016 Max Verstappen becomes youngest Formula 1 winner show

  • May 14, 2016 Vijender Singh beats Andrzej Soldra to win sixth pro fight show

  • May 12, 2016 Ravinder Khatri, Babita Kumari Among Eight Indians to Bag Rio Berths show

  • May 12, 2016 NBA star Stephen Curry named MVP for second straight year  show

  • May 10, 2016 Novak Djokovic wins 2016 Mutua Madrid Open   show

  • May 09, 2016 Pakistan wins 2016 Asia Kabaddi Championship Cup show

  • May 09, 2016 India women wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics show

  • May 04, 2016 Virat Kohli Nominated for Khel Ratna, Ajinkya Rahane for Arjuna Award show

  • May 04, 2016 Sachin accepts IOA's invitation to become goodwill ambassador show

  • May 04, 2016 Seven Indian shuttlers qualify for Rio Olympics show

  • May 03, 2016 Leicester City crowned English Premier League champions show

  • May 03, 2016 Vijender Singh records 5th consecutive victory in Professional Boxing show

  • Apr 28, 2016 Deepika Kumari equals world record at Archery World Cup show

  • Apr 27, 2016 TVS Racing Appoints Shreya Iyer as Team's First Woman Racer show

  • Apr 27, 2016 Riyad Mahrez becomes first African footballer to win PFA Player of the Year  show

  • Apr 26, 2016 India to host 2018 Commonwealth Judo Championships show

  • Apr 26, 2016 Mairaj Ahmed Khan wins silver medal at ISSF World Cup of shooting show

  • Apr 26, 2016 Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal qualifies for Rio Olympics show

  • Apr 25, 2016 Rafael Nadal wins Barcelona Open for ninth time show

  • Apr 22, 2016 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan merged with  Khelo India show

  • Apr 21, 2016 BCCI appoints Rahul Johri as its first CEO show

  • Apr 19, 2016 Rafael Nadal Wins Ninth Monte-Carlo Title show

  • Apr 18, 2016 Mary Kom named as AIBA ambassador for Women’s World Boxing Championship show

  • Apr 18, 2016 Nico Rosberg wins 2016 Chinese Grand Prix show

  • Apr 18, 2016 Sri Lanka spinner Rangana Herath retires from ODIs, T20Is show

  • Apr 18, 2016 Australia beat India 4-0 to win Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2016 show

  • Apr 12, 2016 Danny Willett wins US Masters 2016 show

  • Apr 11, 2016 Lee Chong Wei Wins 11th Malaysian Open Title show

  • Apr 07, 2016 India wins Asian Nations Cup Chess tournament show

  • Apr 06, 2016 Waqar Younis resigns as Pakistan chief coach show

  • Apr 06, 2016 Virat Kohli, India maintain top spot in ICC rankings show

  • Apr 06, 2016 Former Italy coach, AC Milan player Cesare Maldini passes away show

  • Apr 05, 2016 Nico Rosberg wins F1’s Bahrain Grand Prix show

  • Apr 05, 2016 Kenya’s Kotut and Jepkesho win Paris Marathon 2016   show

  • Apr 05, 2016 Novak Djokovic wins 2016 Miami Open Title show

  • Apr 02, 2016 Shiva Thapa wins Silver medal at Asian/Oceania Qualifying event in China show

  • Mar 30, 2016 Russian Sergey Karjakin wins 2016 FIDE World Chess Candidates Tournament show

  • Mar 28, 2016 Hockey India Annual Awards  show

  • Mar 23, 2016 Yogeshwar Dutt wins Gold medal in Asian Olympic Qualification tournament show

  • Mar 23, 2016 HS Prannoy wins 2016 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title   show

  • Mar 16, 2016 UN suspends Maria Sharapova as Goodwill Ambassador after doping allegations show

  • Mar 14, 2016 Lin Dan wins 2016 All England Badminton title show

  • Mar 14, 2016 Services wins Santosh Trophy, 2016 show

  • Mar 11, 2016 Rest of India wins Irani Cup Cricket Title show

  • Mar 09, 2016 Maria Sharapova provisionally banned after failing drugs test at Australian Open show

  • Mar 07, 2016 India win Asia Cup title for sixth time show

  • Mar 05, 2016 FIH promotes Napoleon Singh as international Umpire show

  • Mar 05, 2016 Jitu Rai wins Gold medal in 50m pistol event at ISSF World Cup show

  • Mar 04, 2016 Mumbai wins the U-23 CK Nayudu Trophy show

  • Mar 03, 2016 South African spinner Aaron Phangiso suspended over illegal bowling action show

  • Mar 02, 2016 Rahul Sachdev wins India Open snooker title show

  • Feb 27, 2016 Mumbai wins Ranji Trophy for 41st time show

  • Feb 24, 2016 FC Dnipro Reserves clinched 2016 Sait Nagjee Trophy  show

  • Feb 24, 2016 Long jumper Prem Kumar wins silver in Asian Indoor Athletics show

  • Feb 23, 2016 Jaypee Punjab Warriors wins 2016 Hockey India League show

  • Feb 15, 2016 West Indies wins ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2016 show

  • Feb 09, 2016 Sapna Devi won gold in women Wushu Taulu competition   show

  • Feb 09, 2016 SAG 2016: Joshna Chinappa clinches squash gold show

  • Feb 06, 2016 XII South Asian Games begins in Guwahati show

  • Feb 04, 2016 Kerala emerges as winner of 61st National School Athletics championship show

  • Feb 01, 2016 Pietro Fittipaldi wins 2015 MRF Challenge Formula 2000 show

  • Feb 01, 2016 Syed Modi International Championships: Ace Indian shuttler Shrikanth wins Men's Singles title show

  • Feb 01, 2016 Novak Djokovic wins 2016 Australian Open Men’s Singles Title show

  • Feb 01, 2016 Germany's Angelique Kerber wins 2016 Australian Open Title show

  • Jan 30, 2016 Sania Mirza, Martina Hingis win 2016 Australian Open title  show

  • Jan 25, 2016 PV Sindhu wins Malaysia Masters title show

  • Jan 18, 2016 Vicktor Troicki wins 2016 WTA Apia International title show

  • Jan 16, 2016 Former World No. 1 Marat Safin inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame show

  • Jan 16, 2016 Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis create world record by winning Sydney International show

  • Jan 12, 2016 Lionel Messi wins 2016 FIFA Ballon d’Or award show

  • Jan 12, 2016 Stan Wawrinka wins 2016 Chennai Open title show

  • Jan 11, 2016 Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis wins Brisbane International title show

  • Jan 07, 2016 Apurvi Chandela Sets World Record in 10m Air Rifle at Swedish Cup Grand Prix show

  • Jan 06, 2016 Pranav Dhanawade, Indian schoolboy hits world record 1009 runs at school level tournament show

  • Jan 04, 2016 India wins SAFF football championships  for 7th time   show

  • Dec 30, 2015 Rakhi, Kavita win Gold in Senior National Weightlifting Championship show

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