Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh cremated with state honours in Chandigarh


CHANDIGRAH: Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh was on Saturday cremated with full state honours here, marking the end of an era in which his pioneering accomplishments on the track galvanised a newly-independent India. Milkha, who was 91, was bid a tearful adieu in the presence of his family members and several dignitaries, including sports minister More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, December 12th, 2020

Yuvraj Singh backs farmers’ agitation over farm laws

NEW DELHI: Days after Yograj Singh, father of former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh, stirred the world of social media with some outrageous comments at the ongoing farmers’ protests over the new laws, Yuvraj More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Friday, October 16th, 2020

IPL 2020: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle hit fifties as KXIP seal eight-wicket win over RCB

NEW DELHI : Captain KL Rahul became the fastest Indian to reach the 2000 run-mark in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Thursday. Rahul broke an eight-year-old record held by Indian batting legend and former Mumbai More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Thursday, September 24th, 2020

Former Australian Batsman And Commentator Dean Jones Dies Of Heart Attack At 59

NEW DELHI: Former Australian batsman and commentator Dean Jones died of a sudden heart attack at the age of 59. Dean Jones was one of the legendary batsmans of the Australian cricket team and a brilliant commentator. More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Saturday, September 12th, 2020

Will share something that will change the way you look at cricket: Bhajji

NEW DELHI : Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh on Saturday (September 12) created a flurry on social media when he posted the following message from his official Twitter account. The 40-year-old wrote (translated): More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Sunday, August 30th, 2020

Soon-to-be-parents Anushka, Virat Kohli celebrated pregnancy in Dubai

MUMBAI: Star couple Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli, who are all set to embrace parenthood, celebrated their pregnancy with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) squad in Dubai ahead of the upcoming edition of the Indian More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Saturday, August 15th, 2020

MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina Announce Retirement From International Cricket

NEW DELHI : In what may come as a big surprise to cricket fans around the world, experienced wicket keeper-batsman and India’s most successful captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday announced his retirement More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Shashank Manohar quits as ICC Chairman, Imran Khawaja named interim head

MUMBAI: ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar has stepped down after two, two-year tenures as the head of the cricket body. The ICC Board met on Wednesday and decided that Deputy Chairman Imran Khawaja will take the charge More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Monday, June 15th, 2020

MS Dhoni Batting At No. 3 Would Have Broken Most Records, Says Gautam Gambhir

NEW DELHI : Former India skipper, MS Dhoni is highly regarded as one of the finest captains to have ever played the game. Under his captaincy, India won the top competitions in all formats, for instance: the No.1 More...

By newstrack24x7.com On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

ICC to explore options for T-20 , Women’s World Cup till July

NEW DELHI : The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board on Wednesday (June 10, 2020) announced that they are going to continue exploring several options regarding the future of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 More...