NEWS ON AIR http://newsonair.com/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Sports News IPL: RCB takes on KKR at Chennai http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414526 SPT In IPL cricket, Kolkata Knight Riders are chasing a target of 205 runs set by the Royal Challengers Bangalore, RCB at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai today. World Youth Boxing Championships: Five Indian boxers enter quarter-finals http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414535 SPT In the World youth Boxing championships, five Indian boxers advanced to the quarterfinals in men and women category after scoring comfortable victories in their last-16 stage bouts in Kielce, Poland. Asian Weightlifting Championships: India's Mirabai Chanu creates a new Clean and Jerk world record in Tashkent http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414500 SPT India's Mirabai Chanu set a new World Record in the women's 49kg Clean and Jerk with an impressive 119 kg lift at Asian Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent yesterday IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians beat Sun Risers Hyderabad by 13 runs in Chennai http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414496 SPT In IPL Cricket, Mumbai Indians defeated Sun Risers Hyderabad by 13 runs in a thriller at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai last night. IPL: Mumbai Indians set 151 run victory target for Sun Risers http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414126 SPT In IPL Cricket, chasing victory target of 151, Sun Risers Hyderabad were 57 for none in six overs against Mumbai Indians at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai when reports last came in. India wins three gold medals at Asian Wrestling Ch’ships in Almaty http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414491 SPT India won three gold medals on Friday at the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championships in Almaty. Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium will host T20 World Cup final http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414490 SPT Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium will host the T20 World Cup final in November this year. BCCI agrees to issue visas to Pakistan cricket team for T20 World Cup http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414449 SPT The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has got the approval for visas for the Pakistan cricket team as well as the touring media for the upcoming T20 World Cup that is scheduled to begin in India in October this year. India clinches seven medals in women's wrestling Asian Championship titles http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414343 SPT Olympics-bound Indian wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Anshu Malik clinched their maiden Asian Championship titles yesterday at Almaty, Kazakhstan as India ended with seven medals from the women's event with four gold. India beat Argentina 4-2 in fourth and final practice hockey match at Buenos Aires http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414258 SPT In Hockey, India ended their tour of Argentina with a commendable 4-2 victory in the fourth and final practice match against reigning Olympic champions at Buenos Aires today. Pakistan Skipper Babar Azam replaces Indian Captain Virat Kohli as World No-1 batsman in ICC Men's ODI Rankings http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414229 SPT In the International Cricket Council's (ICC) rankings for ODI batsmen, Pakistan Captain Babar Azam has climbed to the No.1 spot. Carolina Marin, Kento Momota top seeds for India Open badminton http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414188 SPT Olympic champion Carolina Marin and world No. 1 Kento Momota will be the top seeds in the India Open Super 500 badminton tournament which will be held behind closed doors at the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall in New Delhi from May 11-16. Covid-19 positive 20-km race walker Priyanka Goswami isolated at SAI centre in Bengaluru http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414187 SPT Olympic-bound 20-km race walker Priyanka Goswami has been isolated at the Sports Authority of India training centre in Bengaluru after being tested positive for Covid-19. Daniil Medvedev pulls out of Monte Carlo Masters after Positive Covid-19 test http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414186 SPT World No. 2 tennis player Daniil Medvedev of Russia has pulled out of the Monte Carlo Masters following a positive Covid-19 test on Tuesday. RR’s English all-rounder Ben Stokes rules out of reminder of IPL due to finger fracture http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414185 SPT Bad news is coming from the Rajasthan Royals camp where English all-rounder Ben Stokes has been ruled out of the reminder of the IPL due to a fracture in his left-hand finger. Davis Cup Finals 2021 in three cities http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414110 SPT The 2021 Davis Cup Finals will be held in three cities, with Innsbruck and Turin joining Madrid as hosts. The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced that Madrid, Austrian city Innsbruck and Turin in Italy would host two of the six groups each, with the latter two both staging one quarter-f IPL cricket: Punjab Kings beat Rajasthan Royals by four runs http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414050 SPT In IPL Cricket, Punjab Kings defeated Rajasthan Royals by four runs in a last-ball thriller at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai tonight. India beat Olympic champions Argentina 3-0 in second match of FIH Pro League http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413919 SPT In Hockey, India registered a comfortable win against reigning Olympic champions Argentina in the second match of FIH Hockey Pro League at Buenos Aires last night. Men in Blue won the game by beating the host by 3-0. Wrestling: Sandeep, Sumit, Satyawart miss out on Olympic quotas at Asian qualifying event http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414018 SPT National wrestling champion Sandeep Singh Mann in the 74kg was among the three Indian men in action who could not earn a quota for the Olympic Games on the final day at the Asian Qualifiers in Almaty, Kazakhstan. IPL Cricket: Kolkata Knight Riders defeat SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413996 SPT In IPL Cricket, Kolkata Knight Riders kicked off their campaign with a winning note after beating SunRisers Hyderabad by 10 runs at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai last night. Indian wrestlers Anshu Malik & Sonam Malik secure Tokyo Olympics berths http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=414000 SPT In women wrestling, Indian Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik have secured the Tokyo Olympics berths in the 57-kg and 62-kg categories, respectively, despite settling for silver medals on the second day of the Asian Wrestling Olympic qualifiers in Almaty. Sun Risers Hyderabad to clash with Kolkata Knight Riders this evening http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413641 SPT In Indian Premier League, IPL, David Warner's Sunrisers Hyderabad will clash with the Eoin Morgan-led Kolkata Knight Riders in Chennai today. The match will begin at 7.30 PM IST. Wrestler Anshu Malik, Sonam Malik qualify for Tokyo Olympics http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413956 SPT In women wrestling, Indian Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik have secured the Tokyo Olympics berths in the 57-kg and 62-kg categories, despite settling for silver medals on the second day of the Asian Wrestling Olympic qualifiers in Almaty. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju inaugurates KICE in Rowing in Srinagar http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413955 SPT Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the Khelo India Centre of Excellence in Rowing in Srinagar yesterday. Europa League football: Manchester United beat Granada in first leg of quarter-finals http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413892 SPT In the Europa league football, Manchester United on Friday beat Granada 2-0 in the first leg of the quarter-finals and took a big step towards the semi-finals. Dutee Chand to receive Chhattisgarh Veerni Award http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413853 SPT Dutee Chand, the Jakarta Asian Games silver-medalist in 100 and 200 metres, will receive Chhattisgarh Veerni Award. ‘History written’: Four sailors from India qualify for Tokyo Olympics http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413828 SPT Four sailors created history from India by qualifying for this year’s Tokyo Olympics. Vishnu Saravanan and the pair of Ganapathy Chengappa and Varun Thakkar made the cut during the ongoing Asian Qualifiers in Oman. Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar discharged after hospitalisation due to COVID-19 infection http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413815 SPT Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar is discharged after hospitalisation due to infection of Covid19. New season of IPL T20 teams to come with their new colour jerseys, replica, sponsors logos http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413800 SPT IPL is the season for T20, it is the season for non-stop entertainment and everyday celebrations. ICC reschedules two remaining series of Men's Cricket World Cup Challenge League A matches http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413799 SPT The International Cricket Council, ICC has rescheduled two remaining series of the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup Challenge League A matches. UEFA C'ships League: Paris St-Germain defeat Bayern Munich, Chelsea win in 1st leg of Quarterfinals http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413696 SPT In the first leg of the quarterfinal tie of the Union of European Football Associations Champions League (UEFA), Paris St-Germain produced a superb away performance to beat title holders Bayern Munich 3-2 in a thrilling encounter. FIFA suspends Pakistan's membership; Orders unrecognized committee to vacate PFF's headquarters http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413755 SPT Football’s world governing body, FIFA has suspended Pakistan's membership, and ordered an unrecognised committee to vacate the national football federation's headquarters in the country. All athletes and staff at SAI campuses and National Centres of Excellence to be tested weekly to curb COVID surge http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413748 SPT Sports Authority of India has said that all athletes and staff at SAI campuses and National Centres of Excellence will be tested weekly to curb COVID surge. Second practice hockey match between India and Argentina to be held today http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413736 SPT In Hockey, India defeated Olympic champion Argentina 4-3 in the first practice match yesterday while the second practice match will be held today. North Korea decides not to participate in Tokyo Olympics http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413646 SPT North Korea will not participate in the Tokyo Olympics this year to protect its athletes amid the coronavirus pandemic. India women's team loses to Uzbekistan in international friendly match 0-1 in Tashkent http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413568 SPT In Women's Football, Uzbekistan defeated India 1-0 in an international friendly match played at Almalyk in Tashkent as part of its preparations for the 2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup. No spectators to be allowed in stadium during IPL: Maharashtra Government http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413570 SPT Maharashtra Government clarified that only permission for holding cricket matches is given for Indian Premier League (IPL). India finish Dubai Para Badminton with 20 medals http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413537 SPT In Badminton, defending world champion Pramod Bhagat clinch two gold medals as India finished their campaign in the 3rd Sheikh Hamdan bin Al Maktoum Dubai Para-Badminton International 2021 in Dubai with 20 medals yesterday. Hubert Hurkacz of Poland clinches Miami Open title defeating Jannik Sinner of Italy http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413219 SPT In Tennis, 26th seed Hubert Hurkacz of Poland won the biggest title of his career beating 19-year-old Jannik Sinner of Italy in the Miami Open final last night. IPL 2021 will go ahead as per schedule: BCCI President http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413546 SPT Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that everything will go on as per schedule in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Asian Weightlifting Championships: Mirabai Chanu to Lead Indian Challenge in women's 49kg category http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413434 SPT Former world champion Mirabai Chanu will lead the Indian challenge in women's 49kg category at the upcoming Asian Weightlifting Championships to be held at Tashkent in Uzbekistan from April 16 to 25. 2023 Men's Boxing World Championships to be held in Uzbekistan's capital Tashkent http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413428 SPT The 2023 men's boxing World Championships will be held in Uzbekistan capital Tashkent. International Boxing Association (AIBA) President Umar Kremlev confirmed Tashkent as the host city during a visit to Uzbekistan. Miami Open: Roberto Bautista Agut to face Jannik Sinner in Semi-finals http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413280 SPT In Miami Open Tennis tournament, British pair Dan Evans and Neal Skupski have reached the final of the men's doubles tournament. India lifted second Cricket World Cup on this day in 2011 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413394 SPT April 2, 2011. On this day India lifted the World Cup on home soil to send the entire country into euphoria. FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Germany suffer shock defeat against North Macedonia http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413341 SPT In the world cup 2022 qualifying football Germany lost a game for the first time in 20 years on Wednesday as the 2014 champions were beaten 2-1 by North Macedonia. Football World Cup: Portugal and Serbia top qualifying Group A on 7 points http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413257 SPT Portugal defeated Luxembourg 3-1 in a Group-A match of 2022 Football World Cup qualifiers yesterday. Portugal and Serbia top qualifying Group A on seven points. Indian Skipper Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC ODI rankings http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413246 SPT Team India captain Virat Kohli has retained his top spot in the ICC rankings for ODI batsmen released today. Kohli has 870 points in his kitty. Indian football team will bounce back strongly after loss against UAE: India goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413229 SPT India goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu has said that the Indian football team will bounce back strongly after the loss against UAE and will be ready for the joint qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup in June. National Junior Women’s Hockey Championship postponed until further announcement http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413228 SPT The National Junior Women’s Hockey Championship scheduled to begin from April 3 in Simdega district of Jharkhand has been postponed until further announcement after 11 players and a coach tested COVID-19 positive. Rishabh Pant replaces injured Shreyas Iyer as Captain of Delhi Capitals for upcoming IPL http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413184 SPT Rishabh Pant has been appointed as the Delhi Capitals captain for this year IPL as Shreyas Iyer was ruled out of the season after he dislocated his left shoulder during ODI series against England. India move to 7th position in ICC Men's Cricket World Cup Super League standings http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413104 SPT India moved up to seventh position on the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Men's Cricket World Cup Super League standings after their seven-run win over England in the third ODI. India beat England by seven runs in final ODI to clinch series 2-1 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412952 SPT In Cricket, India beat England by seven runs in the third and final ODI in Pune last night to clinch the three-match series 2-1. PM Modi hails women's accomplishments in sports http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413031 SPT In his Mann Ki Baat programme today Prime Minister said, the Women's Day in March has been significant. India tops the medals tally with 15 gold, 9 silver & 6 bronze in ISSF Shooting World Cup http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=413014 SPT In Shooting, the Indian contingent brought the curtains down on a highly successful ISSF World Cup with the women and men's teams clinching gold medals in the Trap events today. Orleans Masters: Krishna Prasad Garaga, Vishnu Vardhan lose to English pair in Men's Doubles final http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412890 SPT In Badminton, the Indian duo of Krishna Prasad Garaga and Vishnu Vardhan Goud lost in the men's doubles final of Orleans Masters. ISSF Shooting: India leads medals tally with 13 Gold http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412896 SPT In Shooting, India is leading the medals tally with 13 Gold, Eight Silver and Six Bronze medals in the ISSF World Cup Competition in Delhi today. England beat India by six wickets in second ODI in Pune http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412807 SPT In Cricket, England beat India by six wickets in the second ODI at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune last night. Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikkanth, Saina Nehwal, Ira Sharma advance to quarterfinals of Orleans Masters Badminton in Paris http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412783 SPT Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikkanth, Saina Nehwal and Ira Sharma advanced to the quarterfinals of the Orleans Masters badminton tournament today in Paris. Indian trio of Rahi Sarnobat, Chinky Yadav and Manu Bhaker clinch Gold in Women's 25m pistol team event at ISSF Shooting World Cup http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412806 SPT In Shooting, India won gold in the women's 25m Pistol Team event today at the ISSF World Cup in Delhi. India beat Poland in the final to win the country's 10th gold. Tokyo 2020 Olympic flame begins in northeastern prefecture of Fukushima http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412817 SPT The Olympic flame has begun its journey across Japan, after a year-long delay caused by the global pandemic. This relay will be traveling through all 47 prefectures. It kicked off this morning in the northeastern prefecture of Fukushima. Ladakh Sqay Association gives warm reception to National Team http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412796 SPT In Kargil Ladakh, Ladakh Sqay Association gave a warm reception to the National Team which brought laurels to UT Ladakh with 8 medals in the recently concluded 21st National Sqay Championship held at Jaipur Rajasthan. Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay kicked off in Fukushima, Japan http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412785 SPT The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay kicked off in Fukushima, Japan today. It will travel through all of Japan's 47 districts over the next 121 days. ICC T20 Player rankings: Virat Kohli moves to 4th position, Rohit Sharma to 14th http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412731 SPT India captain Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma are among the India batsmen to progress in the ICC Men's T20I Player Rankings after clinching the home series against England 3-2 in Ahmedabad. Chinki Yadav wins gold as India claim all three medals in women's 25m pistol event http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412752 SPT Chinki Yadav won the gold medal as Indian shooters swept the medals in the women's 25m Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi today. Aishwary Tomar wins gold medal in men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions event at ISSF World Cup http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412711 SPT India's Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar won the gold medal in the men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi on Wednesday. India beat England by 66 runs in 1st ODI in Pune http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412561 SPT In Cricket, India beat England by 66 runs in the first One-day International at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune tonight. ISSF World Cup: India's Divyansh Singh Panwar & Elavenil Valarivan win gold medal http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412529 SPT India's Divyansh Singh Panwar and Elavenil Valarivan won the gold medal on Monday in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event at the The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup being held in Delhi. India Legends beat Sri Lanka Legends in Road Safety World Series T-20 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412506 SPT In Cricket, India Legends defeated Sri Lanka Legends by 14 runs in the final of Road Safety World Series to clinch the title at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, tonight. South Africa Women registers series-clinching win against Indian Women in 2nd T20 in Lucknow http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412499 SPT In cricket, South Africa Women has registered a series-clinching six-wicket win against Indian Women in the second T20 International played at Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow. Malaysia's Lee Zii Jia wins All England Badminton C’ships Men's title; Nozomi Okuhara clinches Women's title http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412493 SPT Malaysia's Lee Zii Jia has won the All England Badminton Championships men's title as he defeated Denmark's Viktor Axelsen in the summit clash. India's Singhraj wins gold in Para Shooting World Cup 2021 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412472 SPT Indian para-athlete Singhraj won gold medal in the 2021 Para Shooting World Cup at Al Ain in the UAE today. He defeated Uzbekistan's Server Ibragimov to get the top honour in the P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 final. India gearing up to continue winning streak against England in ODI series http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412473 SPT A buoyant team India gearing up to continue their winning streak against England in the One Day International series starting 23rd March. Two gold and a silver for India on third day of ISSF World Cup http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412462 SPT In shooting, India today won two gold and a silver medal on the third day of the ISSF World Cup being held in New Delhi. India have got to be favourites to win T20 World Cup: Michael Atherton http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412460 SPT Former England captain Michael Atherton said that after the T20I series win over England, India have got to be the favourites to win the T20 World Cup, that will be held in the country later in the year. India skipper Virat Kohli says, he will open with Rohit Sharma in upcoming T20 World Cup cricket http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412447 SPT Aggressive India skipper Virat Kohli is planning to open with flamboyant Rohit Sharma in the forthcoming T20 World Cup, scheduled to be held in India later this year. India beat England in final T20I to clinch five-match series, 3-2 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412364 SPT In Cricket, India beat England by 36 run in the fifth and final T20 International at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad last night. With this win, India have clinched the five-match series 3-2. ISSF World Cup: Yashaswini Deswal wins 1st gold medal for India in Women's 10 Meter Air Pistol final http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412391 SPT India’s Divyansh Singh Panwar, the world No. 1 in the men’s 10m Air Rifle won bronze in men's 10m Air Rifle event at the The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup being held in Delhi. PV Sindhu crashes out of All England Open Badminton http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412183 SPT India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu crashed out of the All England Open Badminton Championships today with a semi-final loss to Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong. Sharath and Manika enter mixed doubles final at Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412365 SPT In Table Tennis, the star Indian pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra made their way into the mixed doubles final at the Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament after they defeated Singapore's Koen Pang Yew En and Lin Ye 4-2 in the last-4 clash in Doha yesterday. Nikhat Zareen stuns two-time world champion Nazym Kyzaibay; enters semifinal of Bosphorus Boxing Tournament http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412224 SPT Indian boxer Nikhat Zareen on Friday stunned two-time world champion Nazym Kyzaibay of Kazakhstan to enter the women's 51kg semifinals at the Bosphorus Boxing Tournament in Istanbul, Turkey. Junior women's and cadet girls' National Wrestling Championships begins in Karnataka http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412343 SPT The junior women's and cadet girls' National Wrestling Championships began today in Bellary, Karnataka. BCCI announces 18-member squad for 3-match ODI series against England http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412298 SPT The Board of Control for Cricket in India, BCCI today announced the ODI team for the upcoming three match series against England. All England Open: Lakshya Sen loses to Mark Caljouw in quarter-final http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412326 SPT In All England Open Badminton Championships, Indian Shuttler Lakshya Sen lost to his Dutch rival Mark Caljouw in Men's singles quarter-final match a shortwhile ago. India beat England by 8 runs in fourth T-20 International, level series 2-2 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412187 SPT In Cricket, India beat England by 8 runs in the fourth T-20 match at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad last night. Chasing a victory target of 186 runs, England finished at 177 for 8. Haryana beat Jharkhand 4-3 in 11th Sub-junior National Women’s Hockey Ch’ship final http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412235 SPT In Jharkhand, Haryana defeated Jharkhand 4-3 in a nail-biting final match of 11th Sub-junior National Women’s Hockey Championship. All England Open Badminton C'ships: Indonesian Team withdraws from tournament after COVID-19 case on flight http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412216 SPT Indonesian badminton team were forced to withdraw from the All England Badminton Championships in Birmingham. A passenger on their flight to Britain tested positive for coronavirus. BSF-BGB Maitree Football Match series begins from Belonia, Tripura http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412211 SPT BSF-BGB Maitree Football Match series began from Belonia in the South Tripura District today. Indian women lose 5th ODI to South Africa by 5 wickets, concede series 1-4 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412139 SPT India women suffered a five-wicket defeat in the fifth and final ODI against their South African counterparts to lose the series 1-4 at Lucknow today. Sub-junior National Women Championship: Haryana, Jharkhand win their semi-final matches http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412154 SPT In Jharkhand, the women’s hockey team of Haryana and Jharkhand state won their respective semi-final matches against Uttar Pradesh and Odisha. ISSF Shooting World Cup 2021 to begin from tomorrow http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412138 SPT International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shooting World Cup 2021 will begin from tomorrow at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges in Delhi. Start of All England Open Badminton Championships 2021 at Birmingham delayed due to confusion over COVID-19 test results http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412112 SPT The start of All England Open Badminton Championships 2021 at Birmingham has been delayed after several COVID-19 tests conducted were deemed inconclusive. Jharkhand: 11th Hockey Sub-junior Nationals Women’s Championship semi-final matches to be played today http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412085 SPT In Jharkhand, in the 11th Hockey Sub-junior Nationals Women’s Championship, semi-final matches between Haryana and Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand and Odisha will be played today at the Astroturf Stadium in Simdega district. 3rd T20I: England beat India by eight wickets in in Ahmedabad to take 2-1 lead in five-match series http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411937 SPT In Cricket, England defeated India by eight wickets in the third T20 match in Ahmedabad yesterday to take 2-1 lead in the five-match series. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju meets President of IPU, Duarte Pacheco in New Delhi http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=412063 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju met the President of Inter Parliamentary Union, Duarte Pacheco in New Delhi today and proposed World Youth Parliament to promote fitness activities. GCA decides to hold remaining matches of series behind closed doors due to rise in COVID cases http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411990 SPT Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) has decided to hold remaining T20 International Matches between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad behind closed doors. Government to set up Winter Sports Institute in Gulmarg, says Kiren Rijiju http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411927 SPT Youth Affairs & Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has said that the government is working to set up a Winter Sports Institute in Gulmarg, Kashmir. Virat Kohli becomes first cricketer to score 3,000 runs in T-20 International http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411889 SPT India skipper Virat Kohli has become the first-ever batsman to score 3,000 runs in T-20 International. Kohli achieved the milestone during the second T20-International against England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad last night. India beat England by 7 wickets in second T-20 International match http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411801 SPT In Cricket, India beat England by seven wickets in the second T-20 International match to level five match series 1-1 at the Narendra Modi stadium in Ahmedabad last night. Former undisputed middleweight champion Marvin Hagler dies aged 66 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411870 SPT Former undisputed middleweight world champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler has died at the age of 66. Women's Cricket: South Africa beat India by 7 wkts, clinch series 3-1 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411866 SPT In Women's Cricket, South Africa defeated India by Seven Wickets with Eight Balls remaining in the 4th ODI at Lucknow. Indian eves set target of 267 runs for South Africa in 4th ODI at Lucknow http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411817 SPT In Women Cricket, chasing a victory target of 267, South Africa were 29 without loss in 5 overs against India in the 4th ODI at Lucknow when reports last came in. Seeking re-election as International Hockey Federation president, Narinder Batra files nomination http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411833 SPT Seeking re-election as the International Hockey Federation (FIH) President, incumbent Narinder Batra has filed his nomination ahead of the governing body's 47th Statutory Congress, scheduled in Delhi on 22nd May. Yuki Bhambri beats Prajnesh Gunneswaran in Qualifiers of Dubai Duty Free C'ships http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411832 SPT Tennis: Yuki Bhambri beat Prajnesh Gunneswaran in the Qualifiers of the Dubai Duty Free Championships today. Yuki knocked out Prajnesh 6-1, 6-4 in the opening round. England beat India in 1st T-20 match; leads five match series 1-0 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411676 SPT In Cricket, England beat India by eight wickets in the first T-20 match at the Narendra Modi stadium in Ahmedabad last night. Sub Junior Women's Hockey Championship: Jharkhand defeats Maharashtra by 10-0 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411754 SPT On the third day of the 11th Hockey India National Sub Junior Women's Hockey Championship ongoing in Simdega district, host Jharkhand Hockey team defeated Hockey Maharashtra team by 10-0 securing its place in the quarter-finals of the tournament. Cricket: South Africa Women's team wins 3rd ODI against India by 6 runs http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411721 SPT South Africa Women's team has won the third ODI against India by 6 runs via Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) method as rain interrupted the match towards the end today at Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow. Mumbai to take on Uttar Pradesh in final of Vijay Hazare Trophy One-day championship in Delhi on Sunday http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411582 SPT In Cricket, Mumbai will take on Uttar Pradesh in the final of Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day championship in Delhi on Sunday. Sports Ministry provides financial assistance of Rs 2.5 lakh to deaf tennis player Jafreen Shaik http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411658 SPT Union Sports Ministry has provided a financial assistance of Rs 2.5 lakh to deaf tennis player Jafreen Shaik from the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya National Welfare Fund for Sportspersons (PDUNWFS). Jharkhand: 7 matches to be played on second day of 11th Hockey India Sub-Junior Nationals Women’s C’ship http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411625 SPT In Jharkhand, seven matches are to be played on the second day of the 11th Hockey India Sub-Junior Nationals Women’s Championship at Simdega district. Roger Federer returns from injury after 13 months to beat British No 1 Dan Evans at Qatar Open http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411615 SPT Roger Federer won his first match contested after 13 months yesterday as he returned from injury to beat British No 1 Dan Evans at the Qatar Open. Seven matches held on inaugural day of 11th Hockey India Sub-Jr Nationals Women’s Ch’ship http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411544 SPT In Jharkhand, seven matches were played on the inaugural day of the 11th Hockey India Sub-Junior Nationals Women’s Championship today at Simdega district in Jharkhand. Ravichandran Ashwin declared Player of the month by ICC http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411496 SPT India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was today named the ICC men's Player for the Month of February for his stellar show against England in a four-match Test series at home which India won to qualify for the World Test Championship final. Indian Women's team defeats South Africa by 9 wickets to level series by 1-1 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411497 SPT In Cricket, Indian Women's team today registered a comprehensive nine-wicket victory over South Africa in the second ODI in Lucknow to level the five-match series at 1-1. India to play their inaugural WTC final against New Zealand in Southampton from June 18-22 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411498 SPT India will play their inaugural World Test Championship final against New Zealand at Southampton’s Ageas Bowl Stadium from June 18-22, confirmed BCCI president Sourav Ganguly. Chess player Koneru Humpy from Andhra Pradesh wins BBC ISWOTY for 2020 http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411495 SPT Chess player Koneru Humpy from Andhra Pradesh has won the BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year award (ISWOTY) for 2020, following a public vote. Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Komalika Bari top archery trials http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411460 SPT Three women archers Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Komalika Bari from Jharkhand topped the National Olympic trials held in Pune to qualify for the Olympic qualifiers of the Archery Recurve team event to be held in Paris in July this year. Indian Men's Hockey team defeats Britain 3-2 in final match of Europe tour http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411316 SPT In Men's Hockey, India beat Great Britain 3-2 in a closely contested match at Antwerp in Belgium yesterday. ICC announces expansion of women's cricket events post 2023 cycle http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411393 SPT On the occasion of International Women's Day, the International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the expansion of women's cricket events post 2023 cycle. Kiren Rijiju flags off Walkathon on occasion of International Women’s Day http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411366 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju today flagged off Walkathon on the occasion of International Women’s Day and to celebrate 125 Years of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s legacy. Manish Kaushik clinches gold at Boxam International Tournament http://newsonair.com/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=411349 SPT In Boxing, continuing his splendid run, Manish Kaushik clinched gold as Indian boxers concluded their impressive campaign at the Boxam International Tournament with 10 medals in Castellon, Spain.