India beat Sri Lanka to win Lawyers’ World Cup Bridgetown (Barbados), In a repeat of the ICC World Cup victory earlier this year back home, India demolished Sri Lanka by 22 runs to win the Lawyers’ World Cup here. Before… Continue Reading →
Jamia student to represent India in ‘Little Olympics’ New Delhi, A student of Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has been selected in the ‘Indian Universities Tennis Team’ and will be representing the country in the World Universiade, also known as ‘Little… Continue Reading →
Cricket mentoring portal launched
India’s first cricket mentoring portal — CricketMentor.tv — was launched in Chennai on February 13, 2011.
UP Assembly passes Janhit Guarantee Bill
The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on February 17, 2011 passed four Bills including UP Janhit Guarantee Bill, unveiled by the CM and BSP President Mayawati on her 55th birthday in January 2011.
Taylor, Walters to be included in Hall of Fame. Former captain Mark Taylor and middle-order batsman Doug Walters were inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame at Melbourne on February 7, 2011.
Achrekar wins Sports Illustrated Lifetime Achievement award.Ramakant Achrekar, who had guided Sachin Tendulkar in his formative years, was conferred the ‘Lifetime achievement’ award at the Sports Illustrated India awards function in Bangalore on February 10, 2011.
National Sports Development Code launched.The National Sports Development Code, 2011 compiled by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports was unveiled on February 1, 2011.
Who won the singles title at the Qatar Open tennis tournament?World No. 2 Roger Federer of Switzerland began his season in formidable fashion by beating Russia’s Nikolay Davydenko.
CNN-IBN Lifetime Achievement Award given.Veteran agricultural scientist M. S. Swaminathan was on December 30, 2010 conferred the CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award .