Sports Current Affairs (Page : 2)

  • Sporting Special Abilities: A staggering 173 medals for India at Special Olympics

    Monday, Aug 10, 2015

    Sporting Special Abilities: A staggering 173 medals for India at Special Olympics

    India’s stellar performance at the recently-concluded Special Olympic World Summer Games in Los Angeles makes for an incredibly inspiring story of hope, perse

  • Lodha panel suspends CSK, RR for two years

    Wednesday, Jul 15, 2015

    Lodha panel suspends CSK, RR for two years

    Three-member committee headed by former Chief Justice of India R M Lodha have suspended IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) for t

  • Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in finals of Wimbledon 2015

    Monday, Jul 13, 2015

    Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in finals of Wimbledon 2015

    2015 Wimbledon Championship tournament was  being held at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. It was the 129th edition of the championships and the 4

  • Another cricket title for Karnataka: 'Irani Trophy' this time

    Saturday, Mar 21, 2015

    Another cricket title for Karnataka: 'Irani Trophy' this time

      And Karnataka juggernaut rolls on..!! The defending champion proved too-hot-to-handle for their opponent "Rest of India" in the one-off match of 'I

  • Services crowned champion of Santosh Trophy 2014-15

    Monday, Mar 16, 2015

    Services crowned champion of Santosh Trophy 2014-15

      Services are crowned champion of Santosh Trophy 2014-15. They beat Punjab in the final of 69th edition of this premier football tournament to clinc

  • Karnataka is the Ranji Champion; again

    Friday, Mar 13, 2015

    Karnataka is the Ranji Champion; again

      2014-15 Ranji Trophy goes to Karnataka ! Riding on the maiden triple ton by Karun Nair (338), Karnataka successfully defended their title by beatin

  • National Sports Awards Schemes Revamped

    Wednesday, Feb 25, 2015

    National Sports Awards Schemes Revamped

      Deserving candidates will no longer need to apply for the national sports awards anymore as it will now be the job of Nomination agencies. The chan

  • 'Ranchi Rays' crowned 'Hockey India League 2015' champion

    Monday, Feb 23, 2015

    'Ranchi Rays' crowned 'Hockey India League 2015' champion

      Ranchi ruled the roost once again at the Hockey India League by winning it second time in its 3 years short history. The outfit - now known as 'Ran

  • Leander Paes: The oldest Grand Slam champion

    Monday, Feb 02, 2015

    Leander Paes: The oldest Grand Slam champion

      Age is just a number for Indian tennis great Leander Paes who has put youngsters to shame with another Grand Slam doubles title at Australian Open 201

  • Equal Prize money for Medalist : Disabled or Normal

    Friday, Jan 30, 2015

    Equal Prize money for Medalist : Disabled or Normal

      Disabled medalist commands as much reward as normal sportsperson.  And Sports Ministry seem to have finally understood that basic concept.&nbs


Sports Tidbits ( Jan 30, 2015 - Aug 10, 2015 )

  • Aug 04, 2015 Sjostrom breaks women’s 100m butterfly record show

  • Aug 04, 2015 Dipa Karmakar bags bronze medal at Asian Gymnastics Championships show

  • Aug 04, 2015 IOC gives Olympic Sport recognition to ‘Frisbee’ show

  • Aug 03, 2015 Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa bag National championship titles show

  • Aug 03, 2015 Fourteen-year-old Ranveer Singh Saini wins gold at Special Olympics show

  • Aug 03, 2015 Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics show

  • Aug 03, 2015 Rajat Chauhan bags historic silver in World Archery Championship show

  • Jul 30, 2015 Working Group Constituted for Re-drafting of the National Sports Development Code of India show

  • Jul 27, 2015 Indian Women Wrestling Team Bags Silver In Kazakhstan Presidential Cup show

  • Jul 27, 2015 Sebastian Vettel wins Hungarian Grand Prix 2015 show

  • Jul 25, 2015 Indian American Amitoj Chhabra wins junior title at US Powerlifting Championships show

  • Jul 22, 2015 Sangram Singh becomes the first Indian to win WWP Heavyweight Championship show

  • Jul 21, 2015 Milind Soman just completed the world's toughest triathlon - Ironman! show

  • Jul 21, 2015 France's Amelie Mauresmo inducted in International Tennis Hall of Fame show

  • Jul 16, 2015 Champions League T20 of Cricket scrapped with immediate effect show

  • Jul 09, 2015 Lord Kamlesh Patel became first British-Asian appointee to England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) show

  • Jul 08, 2015 Indian Skipper Mithali Raj creates history show

  • Jul 07, 2015 Lewis Hamilton wins 2015 Birtish Grand Prix of F1 show

  • Jul 06, 2015 India retains South Asian Basketball Championship show

  • Jul 06, 2015 U.S. wins Women's FIFA World Cup 2015 beating Japan by 5-2 show

  • Jul 02, 2015 Abhijeet Gupta bagged gold in Commonwealth Chess Championship show

  • Jul 01, 2015 Adelaide Oval to host cricket's first ever day-night Test   show

  • Jun 30, 2015 Topalov wins Norway Chess 2015 title show

  • Jun 30, 2015 Jwala Gutta, Ashwni Ponappa win women’s doubles title of Canada Open Badminton tournament show

  • Jun 29, 2015 Satnam Singh makes India proud becomes NBA's first Indian-born player show

  • Jun 26, 2015 Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas assumed the role of the  International Cricket Council (ICC) President  show

  • Jun 23, 2015 Former Indian women hockey captain Shashi Bala passes away show

  • Jun 22, 2015 Nico Rosberg of Mercedes wins Austrian Grand Prix of F1 ahead of Mercedes teammate Hamilton show

  • Jun 22, 2015 Bangladesh beat India by six wickets, seal series 2-0 show

  • Jun 21, 2015 Galaxy named after footballer Cristiano Ronaldo show

  • Jun 20, 2015 Dhoni, Mustafizur fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct show

  • Jun 19, 2015 B'desh crush India by 79 runs in 1st cricket ODI of 3-match series show

  • Jun 19, 2015 India ranks third in global doping report for year 2013 show

  • Apr 22, 2015 Zimbabwe will become first Test nation to visit Pakistan since 2009 show

  • Apr 07, 2015 Indian Grandmaster Dronavalli Harika wins bronze in World Women's chess championship show

  • Apr 07, 2015 BCCI re-appoints Rajeev Shukla as chairman of IPL show

  • Mar 30, 2015 Australia is crowned World Champion for the record 5th time; wins 2015 Cricket World Cup by defeating New Zealand in the final.  show

  • Mar 30, 2015 Double delight for Saina Nehwal: clinches World no 1 rank and women's crown at India Open Super Series 2015 show

  • Mar 27, 2015 3-years-old Dolly Shivani Cherukuri set the national record in archery: India Book of Records  show

  • Mar 23, 2015 Novak Djokovic clinches men's singles crown at Indian Wells Open 2015; his 4th so far  show

  • Mar 23, 2015 Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza lift women's doubles title at BNP Paribas Open.  show

  • Mar 21, 2015 Karnataka wins 'Irani Trophy 2014-15'. - read more

  • Mar 20, 2015 Mahendra Singh Dhoni becomes the first Indian and Non-Australian to have won 100 ODIs as captain in world.  show

  • Mar 16, 2015 Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth clinches $120,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold title in Men's singles category.  show

  • Mar 16, 2015 Services crowned champion of Santosh Trophy 2014-15 - read more

  • Mar 13, 2015 Karnataka is the Ranji Champion; again - read more

  • Mar 12, 2015 Kumar Sangakkara become the first batsman to score four successive centuries in ODIs.  show

  • Mar 09, 2015 Heartbreak for India as Saina Nehwal lose in the final of All England badminton championship to Carolina Marin of Spain.  show

  • Mar 03, 2015 Harendra Gupta lifts the inaugural PGTI Golconda Masters golf championship beating Shamim Khan in the final face-off.  show

  • Mar 03, 2015 Jagmohan Dalmiya unanimously elected as the new President of the BCCI for a 3-year stint.  show

  • Feb 26, 2015 Each block of India to have a sports complex; both for indoor and outdoor games.  show

  • Feb 25, 2015 North Zone lifts the All India Vinoo Mankad Under-19 tournament defeating East Zone in the final.

  • Feb 23, 2015 'Ranchi Rays' crowned 'Hockey India League 2015' champion. - read more

  • Feb 23, 2015 Somdev Devvarman clinches $100,000 ATP Challenger Delhi Open title beating Yuki Bhambri in the final.  show

  • Feb 21, 2015 'Anil Kumble' to become the 4th Indian cricketer to be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.  show

  • Feb 20, 2015 Indian swim team create the World Record for the longest open water swim in the world.  show

  • Feb 16, 2015 Indian football captain 'Sunil Chhetri' wins Player of the Year award 2014 from All India Football Federation.  show

  • Feb 12, 2015 Sports Ministry has revised the Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar Scheme to boost corporate money into promotion of Sports in the country. - read more

  • Feb 04, 2015 At 12, Saloni Dalal (Karnataka) becomes the youngest medal winner at the 35th National Games taking place in Kerala. show

  • Feb 03, 2015 Nicol David - female Malaysian squash player - creates a new world record for the longest reign at the top of ranking show

  • Feb 02, 2015 Leander Paes becomes the oldest Grand Slam champion at the age of 41. - read more

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