Javad Foroughi removes his protective mask after winning the gold medal in Tokyo. AP
Tokyo Olympic organisers on Wednesday unveiled medals, which will be made from recycled materials collected from old electronics, as the city marked a year to go until the opening ceremony of the 2020 Summer Games.
Ace India boxer will face former Ghanaian Olympian and two-time Commonwealth Super middleweight champion Charles Adamu on Friday.
A 105-year-old woman has proved the adage ‘age is just a number’ when she sprinted 100m in just 45.40 seconds. In the process she broke record of 101-year-old Maan Kaur who ran the 100m in 74 seconds and won gold at the World Masters.
The UAE Emirates is set to welcome the world’s best wheelchair basketball teams including the Paralympic and world champions when it hosts the IWBF Wheelchair Basketball World Championships- Dubai 2022 at the World Trade Centre halls from June 9 to 20. The Championships, to be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mansoor
Defending champion Grandmaster (GM) Aravindh Chithambaram of India once again came very close to a win that would have further distanced him from the field, but Iran’s GM Amin Tabatabaei came up with some spectacular defensive counterplay to save the day in their sixth round encounter Thursday night at the 23rd Dubai
"The surgery has been done in Mumbai and he is well," Kasi Viswanathan, the Chennai Super Kings chief executive, told AFP. "The recovery process will take its time."