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SportsJul 27, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
From Manika Batra to Ashleigh Barty: A look at the major upsets in Tokyo Olympics so far
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics continues to be held in full flow. However, surprises and upsets continue to be a part of it. In the same light, we take a look at the major upsets in the competition so far.
Weird NewsApr 9, 2021, 1:09 PM IST
Dog Meets Darth Vader For First Time; Find out what happens
A video of Golden Retriever is comfortably sitting on the couch watching a Star Wars film hides behind it as Darth Vader appears on the screen. This video shared by former American basketball player Rex Chapman with the caption, "Good boy is seeing Darth Vader for the first time..."
The video went viral on social media. Take a look
SportsFeb 21, 2021, 1:01 PM IST
India advances to Round 2 in FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifier following win over Iraq
India is having a decent run in the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 qualifiers. India beat Iraq 81-78. India is placed in the West Region, alongside Iran, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Qatar and Kazakhstan. In contrast, it is placed in Pot 6 of the region, along with Qatar and Kazakhstan.
EntertainmentJan 27, 2021, 1:15 PM IST
Kobe-Gianna Bryant death anniversary: Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra shared a heart-warming post
One year to the tragic accident of basketball legend Kobe Bryant and his little angel Gianna, Bollywood stars including Priyanka Chopra and Kareena Kapoor remembers them.
Weird NewsJan 20, 2021, 10:40 AM IST
Here's how an adorable parrot singing to the tune of a man's guitar playing, Check out
Have you ever seen a parrot singing a song? Yes, a video has gone viral on social media in which a musician is playing the guitar, while a parrot was singing a song. Former American basketball player Rex Chapman shared this video on Twitter and captioned it, "If you’ve already seen a parrot singing Led Zeppelin today just keep on scrolling..."
SportsDec 24, 2020, 3:19 PM IST
NBA player Satnam Singh joins farmer's protest on the day he was banned for doping
Satnam Singh is the first-ever Indian to feature in the National Basketball Association, in the United States of America. He was drafted by Dallas Mavericks in 2015, while he has played for Texas Legends and St. John's Edge. He hails from Baloke, Punjab.
WORLDNov 2, 2020, 4:39 PM IST
Barack Obama shows off his basketball skills on Biden campaign trail; video goes viral
Former US President Barack Obama showed off his crazy basketball skills at Michigan on Saturday while campaigning for Joe Biden, his former vice president.
SportsOct 13, 2020, 1:39 PM IST
Consecutive NBA Finals to most post-season points: LeBron James' 6 unbreakable records
LeBron James is considered one of the all-time greatest when it comes to the National Basketball Association. He currently plays as a forward for Los Angeles Lakers. He is a four-time NBA champion and a four-time winner of the NBA Finals MVP, having last won in 2020.
OTHER SPORTSSep 20, 2020, 12:42 PM IST
Over 10,000 spectators gather for football, baseball matches in Japan as govt relaxes norms
Japan’s league matches, Nippon Professional Basketball, and J-league matches saw an overwhelming flow of 10,000 spectators in stadiums after the Japanese government provided some relaxations.
OTHER SPORTSSep 10, 2020, 11:39 AM IST
World’s largest NBA store opens in Guangzhou
The store in Guangzhou offers a wide variety of authentic NBA products, including jerseys, footwear, trading cards, NBA Style apparel, headwear, kids apparel, collectibles, basketballs, accessories and memorabilia
IndiaJun 10, 2020, 12:10 PM IST
Basketball-size tumour removed from Karnataka woman’s stomach
In a successful story from Hubballi district in north Karnataka, a basketball-sized cancerous tumour was removed from a 50-year-old woman’s stomach. A team of doctors at Hebsur Hospital who operated on the woman said the patient is doing fine and there are no complications post the surgery
Weird NewsApr 4, 2020, 6:16 PM IST
Coronavirus: Bizarre idea to restart sport; ‘NBA matches on cruise ships’
Is it possible to play NBA games on cruise ships? This bizarre idea has been floated as world battles coronavirus (COVID-19) and sporting activities have been suspended. Will basketball on cruise ships work?
OTHER SPORTSMar 20, 2020, 10:50 AM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: NBA team Los Angeles Lakers’ 2 players test positive for COVID-19
Los Angeles Lakers said, 'We learned today that two Lakers players have tested positive (for coronavirus, COVID-19). Both players are currently asymptomatic, in quarantine and under the care of the team’s physician'
OTHER SPORTSMar 18, 2020, 10:19 AM IST
Kevin Durant, 3 other NBA players test positive for coronavirus; Brooklyn Nets issue statement
Brookly Nets' four players including Kevin Durant has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). The NBA team said four players are kept in isolation
OTHER SPORTSMar 3, 2020, 4:49 PM IST
FIBA 3x3 can do what T20 did to cricket, says Anil Kumble
Former Indian cricket team captain Anil Kumble unveiled the logo of FIBA 3x3 Olympic qualifying tournament