Sports News and Analysis

Opinionated women not easily accepted in our country: Jwala Gutta

Gutta is part of the 4th edition of Levi's #IshapeMyWorld movement that celebrates unstoppable women who have shaped their lives on their own terms.

Didn't expect to be nominated for Arjuna award this year: Teen sensation Hima Das

"I was thinking may be next year, I will be considered," said Hima, after being unveiled as a brand ambassador for Adidas.

‘Ignorance makes you bold’: Sergio Ramos laughs off Griezmann's Ballon d'Or claims

Ramos also made light of the Atletico Madrid forward's statement of comparing himself to Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Focusing on Manchester United career, not England snub: Chris Smalling

Smalling was not part of the England squad for the World Cup in Russia and has been overlooked for games against Spain and Switzerland this season.

FIFA Best player award: Salah at same level as Ronaldo and Modric, says Egypt coach

The FIFA award ceremony will be held on September 24 in London.

Virat Kohli, weightlifter Mirabai Chanu nominated for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

Star shuttler Kidambi Srikanth was also in the running for nominations after a solid display through the year, but lost out to Chanu.

Asiad glory: How India's sports stars overcame tough personal odds to achieve success

Hima Das and Swapna Burman are two examples of women who battled the odds to win gold in athletics.

Indian women boxers shine at Turkish event, win 7 medals

This included three golds, two silver and two bronze in as many categories.

‘A piece of my heart will always beat for the club’: Sachin exits Kerala Blasters

Associated with the franchise since 2014, Sachin sells his stake in Kerala Blasters before the next season.

Back in Chess Olympiad after 12 years, Vishwanathan Anand hopeful of a good show

The five-member Indian men's team will also have GM P Harikrishna, GM Vidit Santosh Gujrathi, GM B Adhiban and GM K Sasikiran.