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V K Vismaya wins gold in 400m at MJS in Brno, Czech Republic

Indian sprinter VK Vismaya clinch the gold medal in the 400m run at the International Athletic Meeting – Josef Seckar Memorial (MJS) in Brno, Czech Republic. She produced her personal best timing of 52.12s to clinch the gold medal. Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB Main 2019: Capital of Czech Republic: Prague; Currency of Czech Republic: Czech koruna. Source: The […]

Abhishek Verma and Elavenil Valarivan won the gold medal in shooting Worldcup

Abhishek Verma won the gold medal and Saurabh Chaudhary won the bronze medal, in a dominant display by Indian shooters in the men’s 10m air pistol event. While Elavenil Valarivan opened India’s account with a gold in the women’s 10m air rifle event of the World Cup at Rio de Janeiro. Source: The News on […]

Virgil van Dijk, Lucy Bronze win UEFA Award

Liverpool Football player Virgil van Dijk has won UEFA’s Player of the Year award. He was beating Barcelona captain Lionel Messi and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, while England footballer Lucy Bronze taking the Women’s Player of the Year award. UEFA also handed out positional awards for male players, with Van Dijk for Champions League Defender […]

Ajantha Mendis announces retirement from Cricket

Ajantha Mendis, the mystery spinner from Sri Lanka, has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. Mendis played 19 Tests, 87 One-Day Internationals and 39 T20Is for Sri Lanka, taking 70 Test wickets, 152 ODI wickets and 66 T20I wickets. Mendis was renowned in the cricketing world for his ‘carrom ball’ and various other […]

West Indies fast bowler Cecil Wright retires at 85

West Indies pacer Cecil Wright has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket at the ripe old age of 85. Wright made his first-class debut for Jamaica against a Barbados side which had legends Wes Hall and Sir Garfield Sobers. The 85-year-old claims to have played over two million games taking over 7,000 wickets […]

Indian team won four medals in Worldskills Kazan competition in Russia

Indian team created history by winning one gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the world’s biggest international vocational skill competition, 45th WorldSkills Kazan 2019, Russia. S Aswatha Narayana won the gold medal in water technology, Pranav Nutalapati won a silver medal in web technologies, Sanjoy Pramanik and Shweta Ratanpura won one bronze medal each […]

Komalika Bari becomes recurve cadet at the World Archery Youth Championships

India’s Komalika Bari became recurve cadet world champion at the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid, Spain. She defeated higher-ranked Sonoda Waka of Japan 7-3 in the final. India also won a gold in the compound junior mixed pair event and a bronze in the compound junior men’s team. Source: The News on AIR Find […]

India won Bronze in World Archery Youth Championships

The Indian team of Sukhbeer Singh, Sangampreet Singh Bisla and Tushar Phadtare clinched a bronze medal in the junior compound men’s team event in the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid, Spain. They defeat Colombia’s Jagdeep Teji Singh Mejia, Gomez Zuluaga Felipe and Toro Vasquez Manuel 234-231. Source: The DD News Find More Sports News Here हिंदी में पढ़े

Alex Rins wins British Grand Prix

Spain motorcycle racer, Alex Rins of the Team SUZUKI ECSTAR has won the British Grand Prix. He defeated Marc Marquez by 0.013 seconds. While Maverick Vinales of spain finished with third position. The race was held at the Silverstone racetrack, in Silverstone, England. Source: The BBC Find More Sports News Here हिंदी में पढ़े

Vikram Rathour appointed as Team India’s batting coach

Former Indian opener Vikram Rathour appointed as team India’s new batting coach. He will replace Sanjay Bangar. While Bharath Arun and R. Sridhar were retained as bowling and fielding coaches. The 50-year-old Rathour has played 6 Tests and 7 ODIs in 1996. He was a senior national selector under Sandeep Patil’s chairmanship. Static/Current Takeaways Important […]