Sports Current Affairs (Page : 4)

  • Germany crowned World Champion

    Monday, Jul 14, 2014

    Germany crowned World Champion

      Football is a team game and the best team of the tournament, Germany which was, proved this conventional wisdom right in a grand style. They are the

  • Wimbledon 2014: The Champions

    Monday, Jul 07, 2014

    Wimbledon 2014: The Champions

      History repeats itself ! Indeed it does.  Wimbledon, the oldest and the 3rd Grand Slam of the year, has proved this year. The year 2014 s

  • Dutch women clinch the Hockey World Cup 2014

    Friday, Jun 27, 2014

    Dutch women clinch the Hockey World Cup 2014

      The Dutch have stamped their authority once again over the women's hockey with the 2014 World Cup crown. Holland, winners of the last two Olympic

  • Martin Kaymer clinches US Open Golf 2014

    Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014

    Martin Kaymer clinches US Open Golf 2014

      German golfer Martin Kaymer has clinched US Open 2014.  Details He concluded the event with a 1-under 69 for an eight-shot victory over

  • Australia wins hockey World Cup 2014

    Monday, Jun 16, 2014

    Australia wins hockey World Cup 2014

      Defending champion Australia are world champions once again, retaining the crown with a 6-1 demolition of the Netherlands in the final of 2014 Hockey

  • French Open 2014: Clay-king Nadal remains unconquered

    Monday, Jun 09, 2014

    French Open 2014: Clay-king Nadal remains unconquered

      The Spanish clay-court wizard Rafael Nadal scripted his name in the history books by becoming the first ever tennis player to win the French Open men'

  • The CEAT Cricket Ratings Awards for 2013-2014 presented

    Wednesday, Jun 04, 2014

    The CEAT Cricket Ratings Awards for 2013-2014 presented

      Virat Kohli keeps the Indian flag high at the recently declared CEAT Cricket Ratings Awards 2013-14 by bagging the 'Ceat International Cricketer of th

  • Thomas & Uber Cups 2014: Results

    Monday, May 26, 2014

    Thomas & Uber Cups 2014: Results

      Japan conquers its maiden Thomas Cup trophy having pipped five-time champion Malaysia in a marathon final by 3 matches to 2. Whereas, China fights o

  • Sevilla crowned champion of Europa League

    Thursday, May 15, 2014

    Sevilla crowned champion of Europa League

      Spanish club 'Sevilla' has clinched the UEFA Europa League title for 2013-14 after pipping Portuguese side Benfica by 4-2 on penalties in a goalless f

  • T20 world cup 2014: A Glance

    Tuesday, Apr 08, 2014

    T20 world cup 2014: A Glance

    Sri Lanka has finally ended their 18-year-long world cup drought by clinching the T20 world cup 2014. The 'island nation" achieved this feat by humbling In

Sports Tidbits ( Apr 08, 2014 - Jul 14, 2014 )

  • Jul 14, 2014 Germany lifts FIFA World Cup 2014. - read more

  • Jul 14, 2014 Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen clinches the gold medal in the 54 kg category at the Golden Glove international boxing championship being held in Subotica Vojvodina (Serbia).   show

  • Jul 14, 2014 Indian men's basketball team scripts history by humbling mighty China for the first time ever.    show

  • Jul 14, 2014 David Rudisha wins the men's 800-metre race at the Glasgow Diamond League.   show

  • Jul 11, 2014 FIFA bans Nigeria from all international football fixtures.   show

  • Jul 10, 2014 Miroslav Klose surpasses Ronaldo (Brazil) to become the highest goal-scorer in FIFA World Cup history.   show

  • Jul 09, 2014 Veteran Indian tennis star Vijay Amritraj launches the IPL-style Champions Tennis League (CTL).   show

  • Jul 07, 2014 Novak Djokovic crowned Wimbledon 2014 champion. - read more

  • Jul 03, 2014 APM Mohammed Hanish has been appointed as the Nodal Officer for the matches likely to be held in Kochi during the 2017 Fifa U-17 World Cup.   show

  • Jul 02, 2014 Indian shooter Jitu Rai, riding high on three medals won in the recent ISSF World Cups in Munich and Slovenia, romps to world number one ranking in air pistol event.   show

  • Jul 02, 2014 New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent has been banned for life by the ECB for his self-confessed involvement in match-fixing in county cricket.

  • Jun 30, 2014 Indian cueist Pankaj Advani scripts history by becoming the first player in the world to win world titles in the long and shorter formats of both billiards and snooker.   show

  • Jun 30, 2014 Saina Nehwal clinches the $750000 'Star Australian Super Series' after a comprehensive 21-18, 21-11 victory over the Spanish rival Carolina Marin in the summit clash of the badminton championship.   show

  • Jun 27, 2014 Holland wins record seventh World Cup in women's hockey. - read more

  • Jun 27, 2014 Luis Suarez, controversial striker of Uruguay's national football team, is banned from all football activities for four months by FIFA.   show

  • Jun 24, 2014 India’s Jitu Rai on Thursday won a historic gold medal in the men’s air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup in Maribor, Slovenia. show

  • Jun 24, 2014 Sachin Tendulkar has been honoured with a rare gold coin by East India Company for his outstanding 24 yr career. show

  • Jun 20, 2014 Bangladeshi Cricketer and former captain 'Mohammad Ashraful' has been banned for eight years by the Bangladesh Cricket Board after being found guilty of fixing matches in Bangladesh Premier League of 2013.    show

  • Jun 20, 2014 World Number One Chess player Magnus Carlsen clinches the FIDE World Rapid Chess Championship title in Dubai.   show

  • Jun 18, 2014 German golfer Martin Kaymer has clinched US Open 2014.   - read more

  • Jun 17, 2014 Indian left-arm spinner Murli Kartik retires from all forms of cricket.   show

  • Jun 16, 2014 Australia wins hockey World Cup 2014 - read more

  • Jun 16, 2014 India disappoints with a 9th place finish in men's hockey World Cup 2014 that was held in Netherlands.   show

  • Jun 14, 2014 Amit Shah has unanimously been elected as the President of Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA).   show

  • Jun 12, 2014 Indian shooter Jitu Rai wins the silver medal in men's air pistol 10-meter event in the shooting World Cup being held in Munich    show

  • Jun 09, 2014 French Open 2014: Clay-king Nadal remains unconquered - read more

  • Jun 05, 2014 Hashim Amla has been appointed the new test cricket captain (first black) of South Africa.   show

  • Jun 04, 2014 The CEAT Cricket Ratings Awards for 2013-2014 presented. - read more

  • Jun 02, 2014 Kolkata Knight Riders clinches the IPL 2014 crown by defeating Kings XI Punjab by three wickets in the final.   show

  • May 30, 2014 Hockey India (HI) downgrades Hockey Kerala to an associate member from a full-member for rampant irregularities in its functioning.  

  • May 28, 2014 French Open 2014: For the first time in the history of Grand Slam tournament, both the men’s and women’s singles champions of the previous Grand Slam crashes out in the first round itself.   show

  • May 26, 2014 Japan conquers its maiden Thomas Cup trophy having pipped five-time champion Malaysia in a marathon final by 3 matches to 2.   - read more

  • May 26, 2014 Real Madrid clinches their 10th 'UEFA Champions League' trophy having stunned Atletico Madrid in the final by a scoreline of 4-1.   show

  • May 23, 2014 Indian women's badminton team writes history in the Uber Cup by reaching Semi-final.   show

  • May 21, 2014 Indian batsman Virat Kohli is the 2nd most marketable athletes worldover as per the British magazine 'SportsPro'.   show

  • May 20, 2014 Indian recurve archers bagged two medals, a silver and a bronze, in the second World Cup held at Medellin, Columbia.  show

  • May 19, 2014 Indian men's basketball team defeated Maldives by 108-32 to win the 3rd South Asian Basketball Association tournament held at Kathmandu. 

  • May 19, 2014 Arsenal beats Hull City 3-2 to secure their 11th FA Cup title win overall.    show

  • May 19, 2014 Pankaj Advani bags Cricket Club of India (CCI) Classic Billiards and Snooker tournament title by defeating the two-time world runner-up Dhruv Sitwala in the final.

  • May 19, 2014 Atletico Madrid win their 10th La Liga title.   show

  • May 19, 2014 Novak Djokovic clinches his 3rd Italian Open title by humbling Rafael Nadal with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 scoreline in the final.    show

  • May 15, 2014 Spanish club 'Sevilla' clinches Europa League after pipping Portuguese side Benfica by 4-2 on penalties in a goalless final.   - read more

  • May 13, 2014 Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda wins the silver medal in the IAAF Diamond League Series in Doha.   show

  • May 13, 2014 Manipur trumps defending champions Odisha 3-1 to clinch the 20th Women's National Football Championship 2014 crown.   show

  • May 12, 2014 Rafael Nadal secures his fourth Madrid Open men's singles title after a hip injury forced his opponent Kei Nishikori out midway through the final match.   show

  • May 12, 2014 Manchester City is crowned English Premier League champion with a 2-0 victory over West Ham.   show

  • May 10, 2014 Denesh Ramdin has been appointed as the captain of West Indies for test.   show

  • May 10, 2014 Ronnie O'Sullivan has been crowned World Snooker Player of the Year.   show

  • May 07, 2014 Italian football club 'Juventus' clinches its 3rd successive, and 30th overall, Serie A title.   show

  • May 07, 2014 England's Mark Selby stuns compatriot Ronnie O’Sullivan to win his maiden world snooker championship.   show

  • May 05, 2014 Indian cueist Kamal Chawla settles for a bronze medal having lost to Chuan Leong Thor (Malaysia) in semifinal of the Asian Snooker Championship held at Al Fujairah (UAE).      show

  • May 05, 2014 Indo-Zimbabwean pair of Sania Mirza and Cara Black grab the women's doubles crown at the Portugal Open.   show

  • May 01, 2014 India's paralympic swimmer Sharath Gayakwad ends up his campaign at the IDM Berlin 2014 with two bronze and one silver medals.  show

  • May 01, 2014 Cristiano Ronaldo breaks the record for most goals in a Champions League season.  show

  • Apr 28, 2014 The world heavyweight champion, Vladimir Klitschko, knocks out his Australian challenger Alex Leapai in 5th round to retain his World Boxing Organization (WBO) crown.   show

  • Apr 28, 2014 India defeats Japan to finish 5th in the Asia-Oceania world junior under-14 tennis tournament.   show

  • Apr 28, 2014 Indian Grandmaster B Adhiban clinches a silver medal in the Asian Continental Chess Championships after ending up with six and half points out of a possible nine at Sharjah (UAE).    show

  • Apr 28, 2014 Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri wins Indonesian Masters golf tournament 2014.   show

  • Apr 28, 2014 Indian shuttler PV Sindhu loses Semifinal to Shixian Wang (China) at the Asian Championship; settles for Bronze medal.   show

  • Apr 24, 2014 Indian cueist Chitra Magimairaj clinches World Women's Senior snooker title after defeating Alena Asmolova of Belarus 3-0 in the final at the World Snooker championship held at Leeds (UK).   show

  • Apr 24, 2014 Benfica lifts the 33rd Portuguese Football league title by defeating the Olhanense by 2-0.  show

  • Apr 23, 2014 Donna Vekic (Croatia) crowned women's singles champion at the Malaysian Open 2014 tennis tournament held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.   show

  • Apr 23, 2014 Bengaluru FC becomes champion of I-League 2014 on its debut having defeated Dempo Sports Club by 4-2.  show

  • Apr 22, 2014 Shaik Abdul Hameed of India clinches the 2014 Thailand Tour men's title of Asian Bowling Federation.  show

  • Apr 21, 2014 English golfer Lee Westwood clinches 'Malaysian Open' golf championship held at Kuala Lumpur

  • Apr 21, 2014 Stanislas Wawrinka lifts the Monte Carlo Masters Tennis title by defeating compatriot Roger Federer by 4-6, 7-6(5), 6-2 in the final.    show

  • Apr 17, 2014 Real Madrid clinches its 19th Copa del Rey title having pipped arch rival Barcelona by 2-1 in the final.   show

  • Apr 15, 2014 American Bubba Watson wins Augusta Masters Golf Tournament- one of the four men's Golf Major Championships (prestigious annual tournaments in professional golf ). show

  • Apr 15, 2014 English Football fraternity observes 25th anniversary of Hillsborough disaster on 15th of April. show

  • Apr 15, 2014 India’s Dipika Pallikal lost the women's crown of Texas Open squash tournament to Egyptian Nour El Sherbini by 7-11, 11-5, 7-11.  

  • Apr 15, 2014 Indonesian Simon Santoso humbles world number one Lee Chong Wei to win his maiden Singapore Open badminton championship.   show

  • Apr 14, 2014 Manavjit Singh Sandhu wins the men's trap event gold by defeating two-time Olympic gold medalist Australian 'Michael Diamond' at the ISSF Shotgun World Cup being held in Tucson (US).   show