They were honoured during the commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of 1964 Tokyo Olympics where Indian hockey team had defeated Pakistan by 1-0 and won a gold medal.
SC in its observation decided that IPL team Chennai Super Kings should be disqualified without any further enquiry.
2010 Commonwealth Games gold-medalist boxer Manoj Kumar received the prestigious Arjuna Award by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in New Delhi.
Guye Adola of Ethiopia won Airtel Half Marathon (ADHM) in men’s category within 59.06 minutes.
Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes went into induced coma and died after a bouncer ball of Sean Abbott hit back of his head at Sydney Cricket Ground.
Tribal girl from Andaman and Nicobar, Deborah won four Gold Medals in the Track Asia Cup Cycling Championship 2014.
Magnus Carlsen of Norway on 23 November 2014 won FIDE World Chess Championship 2014 played at Sochi, Russia.
Switzerland won its first Davis Cup Tennis title after defeating France by securing three-one lead at Lille Stade Pierre Mauroy.
Indian Women pugilists Sarjubala Devi and Saweety won Silver medals in the 8th World Women's Boxing Championships, in Jeju, South Korea.
Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina circuit and the Formula 1 racing championship title of 2014.
India won the 2014 SAFF Women's Championship at the Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad after defeating Nepal 6-0.
Terry Walsh on 18 November 2014 resigned as Chief Coach of Indian hockey team after his contractual talks with Hockey India (HI) and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) broke down.
With this he became the second Indian cricketer to get associated with HIL
India won 5-match ODI series against Sri Lanka 5-0 after winning the final played at JSCA Stadium Complex in Ranchi.
Novak Djokovic won this year's ATP World Tour finals after Roger Federer withdrew from the title clash due to a back injury.
Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won women’s and men’s singles title of the China Open Super Series Premier of Badminton.
Supreme Court disclosed names N Srinivasan and Gurunath Meiyappan involved in IPL spot fixing probe done by Mudgal Committee.
ICC announced its ambassadors for ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2015. India’s Kohli is among 5 cricketers selected for the job.
The Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma scored the highest ODI score ever of 264 runs. The score of 264 runs is also the second-highest List A score.
Badminton World Federation (BWF) on 11 November 2014 provisionally suspended Malaysian badminton player and World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei due to an apparent anti-doping regulation violation.
Salgaocar FC won Durand Cup on 8 November 2014 and emerged as Durand Cup champion for the third time.
ICC raised World Cup prize money by 20 percent.
Hockey India on 10 November 2014 announced the Hockey India Annual Awards.
Indian Men’s Hockey team won four match series against Australia played at Perth Hockey Stadium, 3-1.
Virat Kohli became the quickest cricketer in the history score 6000 ODI run mark. He overtook legendary West Indian Vivian Richards' record.
Cristiano Ronaldo was presented with 2013-14 European Golden Boot award. He shared the prize with Luis Suarez, having scored 31 times.
Angelo Mathews was named as captain of the ICC Test Team of the Year 2014 by a panel chaired by Anil Kumble.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni on 5 November 2014 was named as the captain of ICC OCI Team of the Year 2014.
Cricketer Bhuvneshwar Kumar won LG People’s Choice Award 2014. He is the third Indian player after Sachin and Dhoni to win the coveted prize.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 3 November 2014 welcomed the United Nations resolution on Sports as a means to promote education, health, development and peace.