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PM Modi declares 36th National Games open in Ahmedabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday declared the 36th National Games open at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

Formula 1: Sprint races increased to six for 2023 season

Formula 1 has decided to increase the number of sprint races to six events for the 2023 season after gaining approval from the FIA. Sprint events, which were introduced in 2021, have become increasingly popular with fans.

Formula 1: Zhou Guanyu extends stay with Alpha Romeo for 2023

Chinese driver Zhou Guanyu has signed a contract extension with Alpha Romeo to stay on for the 2023 season in Formula 1. Zhou became the first full-time Chinese driver in Formula 1 history when he joined Alpha Romeo as a rookie this year.

World chess champion Carlsen alleges Niemann has cheated more than he admits

World chess champion Magnus Carlsen said he believed Hans Niemann had "cheated more - and more recently - than he has publicly admitted.

Mayweather knocks out MMA star Asakura in Japan exhibition bout

Floyd Mayweather junior knocked out Japanese MMA star Mikuru Asakura in an exhibition bout. Celebrities like former world champion Manny Pacquiao and tennis star Naomi Osaka were in attendance as Mayweather made little work of his opponent.

Former Olympian Dilip Tirkey elected Hockey India president

Dilip Tirkey, former Olympian dnd Asian Games medalist, was elected unopposed as the new president of Hockey India. Hockey Jharkhand President Bola Nath Singh has been appointed secretary-general.

Formula 1: Nicholas Latifi and Williams Racing to part ways at the end of this season

Canadian driver Nicholas Latifi is set to leave Williams Racing at the end of the 2022 Formula 1 season. Williams Racing confirmed that they will part ways with Latifi at the conclusion of his current contract.

Yuki Tsunoda retained by AlphaTauri for next Formula 1 season

Scuderia AlphaTauri has confirmed that Japanese driver Yuki Tsunoda will remain with the squad for the 2023 season. The extension means the 22-year-old will spend three years with AlphaTauri after making his F1 debut last year.

Sharath Kamal sets his sights on 2024 Olympics: Aim to qualify for team event

Indian table tennis star Sharath Kamal has set his sights on the 2024 Olympic Games, saying he wants to help the national team qualify for the team event in Paris. The 40-year-old also stressed the importance of setting targets for himself and how it helped him achieve his goals.

Moto GP to make its India debut in 2023, will be called Bharat Grand Prix

Moto GP World Championship is set to make its debut in India and will be called the 'Bharat Grand Prix'. The event will take place at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida next year.

Vinesh Phogat hits out at critics after World Championship bronze: Athletes are humans

Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian woman to win two medals at the World Wrestling Championships. She beat Sweden’s Emma Jonna Malmgren to finish with bronze.

Thapa, Lovlina among big names in Indian boxing squad for Asian Championships

Lovlina Borgohain, the Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist, and Shiva Thapa are among the big names as India named their men’s and women’s squads for the Asian Boxing Championship.