After his return from a long tour of Australia that finished off with the World Cup, Team India's batsman Suresh Raina got engaged to his childhood friend Priyanka Chaudhary on Wednesday in Ghaziabad.
Mustafa Kamal resigned as president of the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday with an outspoken attack on the world governing body after he was prevented from presenting the World Cup trophy.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will be missing the services of Mitchell Starc for the start of the IPL with the Australia pacer recuperating from a knee niggle after a hectic World Cup campaign for which he was adjudged Man of the Tournament.
Newly-crowned India Open champions Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth continued their rampaging international run, notching up contrasting victories to enter the second round of the USD 500,000 Malaysia Open Super Series Premier in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday.
Fresh from their maiden win in the Paribas Open title at Indian Wells last month, Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis have entered the women's doubles semifinals of the Miami Open.
Tickets for the Rio Olympics went on sale on Tuesday with the first batch of a total 7.5 million tickets made available online to thousands of fans who had pre-registered via the official web portal www.rio2016.com.
Sardar Singh says the team is looking forward to meeting world champions Australia in the 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia, from April 5 to 12. India play their first match against South Korea on the opening day of the tournament.
Indian badminton may be riding a wave of success but the ambiguity over the next edition of the Indian Badminton League (IBL) refuses to clear up. It is set for another postponement. And, if the organisers manage to conduct the event sometime soon, it may not be as high-profile as the inaugural edition held in 2013.
SAI has taken over the Trivandrum Golf Course to set up a national academy and spend on the facilities there. There is hardly any golfing activity worth its name in the capital city of Kerala, but that is not the only issue.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is ready to sign a new contract that, according to media reports, could net him more than $40 million (nearly Rs 250 crore) a year.
For India's female badminton champion Saina Nehwal, newly crowned world number one, it's been a tough climb to the top in a patriarchal country that has long neglected women athletes.
Months after being labelled 'soft' by one of Australia's cricket greats and being dropped from Australia's Test XI, Mitchell Starc has been deservedly voted the Player of the World Cup.
Saina Nehwal, badminton's new world number one, trounced her Thai challenger, Ratchanok Intanon, to win the India Open women's singles on home turf on Sunday as another local favourite, Kidambi Srikanth, made it a double delight for the India by clinching the men's title in the tournament held in New Delhi. He beat Denmark's Viktor Axelsen in a closely fought 55-minute encounter.
Sebastian Vettel stunned Mercedes' world champion Lewis Hamilton on Sunday with an audacious Malaysian Grand Prix victory which set the Formula One season alight.
Michael Clarke raised his bat to acknowledge the massive crowd, and nodded to a fallen teammate he credited for inspiring Australia's run to a fifth World Cup title that culminated with an emphatic win over New Zealand.