Free Press Journal
  • Mayweather announces fight with Pacquiao

    Washington : Heavyweight boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has announced that he would be coming back post retirement to fight Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao.

  • Virat Kohli, Chanu recommended for Khel Ratna; Neeraj Chopra for Arjuna

    New Delhi : Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were Monday jointly recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, while star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra was among 20 sportspersons picked for the Arjuna Awards.

  • Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

    New Delhi: India cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were Monday jointly recommended for this year’s Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award — the country’s highest sporting honour. The 29-year-old Kohli became second-time lucky after failing to get the selection committee’s nod in 2016, a source in the awards selection committee told PTI. Kohli currently leads the ICC Test rankings for batsmen and has been in

  • Asia Cup 2018: India gets ready for opener against Hong Kong

    Dubai: A formidable India will be aiming to make short work of minnows Hong Kong in their Asia Cup opener Tuesday before getting battle-ready for their much-anticipated clash against arch-rivals Pakistan on Wednesday. The match against Hong Kong will be an ‘appetiser’ before cricket junkies are treated to a lavish spread of main course which will be the Indo-Pak rivalry.

  • Tata Communications: Now sole Indian on the Formula 1 grid

    Singapore: The split second decisions that reigning world champions Mercedes take during a race are a result of real time data provided by Tata Communications, Formula 1’s connectivity partner since 2012 and now the only Indian presence in the paddock.

  • Asia Cup 2018: Broadcaster can’t decide on national team selection, BCCI tells ACC on Virat Kohli’s absence

    New Delhi: Indian captain Virat Kohli’s absence from Asia Cup has got BCCI into a head on collision with Asian Cricket Council after broadcasters Star expressed their displeasure. The BCCI, however, in a tersely worded reply to Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has made it clear that neither them nor broadcasters have any say in national team selection matters.

  • Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan beat Hong Kong by 8 wickets

    Abu Dhabi: In a completely one-sided match, Pakistan defeated Hong Kong by eight wickets in their opening clash of the ongoing Asia Cup here at Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. Chasing the target of 117 runs, Pakistan achieved an easy victory with 158 balls still remaining in the match.

  • Mary Kom’s golden punch

    Olympic bronze-medallist bags yellow metal in Polish boxing tournament