- This Eid doesn't feel same for countless of reasons, says Sania(19:05)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) India tennis star Sania Mirza greeted her followers on Eid-ul-Fitr but conceded it doesn't feel the same 'due to countless reasons'. Eid is being celebrated in most part of the country on Monday, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
- IOA President Batra nominates Rakesh Gupta as minutes recorder(19:05)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra on Monday nominated its joint secretary Rakesh Gupta as the official minutes recorder for all its Executive Committee meetings, Annual General Meeting and Special General Body Meeting.
- Laxman praises Syed Amjad for feeding lorry drivers & cleaners(18:27)
Hyderabad, May 25 (IANS) With the world struggling to come to grips with the coronavirus pandemic and its effects, people have been going out of their way to help the poor and the needy in these tough times. And former India batsman V.V.S. Laxman hailed the effort of Syed Amjad who has been feeding lorry drivers and cleaners.
- COVID-19: Japan baseball league nears return(18:08)
Tokyo, May 25 (IANS) The Japanese baseball season is set for resumption after two teams reportedly held practice games on Monday. The league has been suspended since March 20 as a precautionary measure against the spread of coronavirus.
- KP believes forced break may have extended athletes' careers(17:07)
Johannesburg, May 25 (IANS) While the COVID-19 pandemic might have brought the entire sporting world to a standstill, former England batsman Kevin Pietersen believes that the "forced break" might have helped certain athletes to increase the length of their careers.
- Setien responds to Messi's 'Barca cannot win UCL' remark(16:13)
Barcelona, May 25 (IANS) Barcelona manager Quique Setien feels forward Lionel Messi's comments have 'created a big debate' after the footballer stated they cannot win the UEFA Champions League this season if they continue to play in the same manner that they have been doing.
- Balbir Singh Sr: A hockey legend who held the Indian flag high(15:21)
By Debayan Mukherjee
Kolkata, May 25 (IANS) The old adage goes give him an inch and he'll take a mile. As a prolific goalscorer, Balbir Singh Senior was exactly that. A legend who could sound the board from anywhere, the decorated former India captain was part of teams that won three Olympic gold medals.