City Football Group which are owners of Manchester City FC have acquired 65% stake in its eighth club-Indian Super League’s Mumbai City FC.
Belgium retained year end no.1 in FIFA rank.
Sania Mirza will make a comeback at Hobart International in 2020.Sania will team up with Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok.She will compete after 2 years of maternity break.
Deepika Kumari won gold medal while Ankita Bhakat bagged silver in individual recurve event in Asian Archery which was Olympic qualification event in Bangkok.Deepika secured Olympic quota.
Former football captain Baichung Bhutia, ace badminton coach Pullela Gopichand, Olympic bronze-medallist shooter Gagan Narang and former long jumper Anju Bobby George were on Thursday named in a 13-member expert committee formed by the Sports Ministry to review the controversial Draft National Sports Code 2017.
Vikas Krishan will return to amateur boxing for the upcoming SAF Games with new 69kg category.He will not compete in professional stint until after 2020 Olympics.
Golfers were allowed to use shorts for the first time on Thursday during season ending Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa.The decision to relax rules applies to this event only.
Kidambi Srikanth and Sourabh Verma reached quarterfinals of Syed Modi International.Lakshya Sen and Ajay Jayaram bowed out.
By Shailesh Padhye for Sportsnasha.com