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BENGALURU: Performances depicting Karnataka’s cultural heritage and a sound and light show added sparkle to the opening ceremony of the 2nd Khelo India University Games 2021 here at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium on Sunday.

Representing the hosts Jain University in KIUG 2021, the youngest Indian swimmer to achieve Olympic standard time - Srihari Nataraj took the oath on behalf of all athletes after the Games were declared open by Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu the presence of Karnataka governor Thaawar Chand Gehlot.

Apr 22, 2022 12:04
BENGALURU: The stage is set for the second edition of the Khelo India University Games 2021 to kick off on Saturday in the Karnataka capital. KIUG 2021, delayed by a year due to the pandemic, will see over 4,000 athletes from over 200 universities compete for the top prize in 20 disciplines.
Apr 19, 2022 06:04
MUMBAI: The 2022 edition of WWE’s biggest live event has delivered big for India host broadscaster Sony Sports. WrestleMania 38 was seen by 56.1 million people in the country on the network, India.com reports, quoting figures released by BARC.
Apr 13, 2022 18:04
MUMBAI: Media consulting firm Ormax Media Wednesday released its research report on the sports category, titled "We, The Sports Fans of India".  The report is the outcome of a consumer research conducted over the six-month period between July and December 2021. The research is based on a sample size of 12,000 people across urban and rural India. 
Apr 13, 2022 09:04
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has confirmed that the 2026 Commonwealth Games will be hosted by the state of Victoria in Australia.  In a big jolt to India, wrestling, shooting and archery have been dropped from the initial sports programme list, though Twenty20 cricket is on it.
Apr 11, 2022 21:04
BENGALURU: With just two weeks left for the Khelo India University Games 2021, the Government of Karnataka, along with the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, is geared up to host the biggest national sporting event post-pandemic here with Jain University as the host University for the Games.  
Apr 08, 2022 20:04
MUMBAI: Following months of speculation, Veer, the son of the soil, finally made his much-anticipated competitive WWE Raw debut on the Sony Sports Network. 
Apr 01, 2022 13:04
MUMBAI: As WrestleMania 38, WWE’s biggest Live event inches towards its kick-off from April 3 onwards, official broadcast partner Sony Sports Network is all geared up to bring high-octane entertainment to WWE fans across the nation. 
Mar 29, 2022 13:03
NEW YORK: WWE and Fanatics Tuesday announced a comprehensive, long-term sports and entertainment partnership that will see Fanatics utilize its expanded digital sports platform to create a new, enhanced experience for WWE fans globally across several businesses, including e-commerce and licensed merchandise, as well as physical, digital, and non-fungible token (NFT) trading cards. 
Mar 15, 2022 21:03
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Tuesday announced a multi-year partnership with INFLCR, a Teamworks product brand building, content and name, image and likeness (“NIL”) business management platform for college athletes, to increase the scope and scale of WWE’s NIL program called “Next In Line”.
Feb 25, 2022 20:02
LAUSANNE: The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) reiterated Friday the IOC’s strong condemnation of the breach of the Olympic Truce by Russia and the government of Belarus through its support to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.