The membership of CCI is a prestigious ownership which is awarded regularly to sportsmen and eminent persons as recognition of their contribution to their respective fields.
With the present win, forty-one-year-old Kipchumba became the first non-Ethiopian athlete to win the event since 2011.
Nikolai Snesarev is acknowledged for the rise of India’s two Olympic prospects Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase and OP Jaisa in long distance running.
South Korea topped the list among the Asian nations followed by Saudi Arabia and Iran at number 1 and number 3 positions respectively.
The OCA made the decision at its 34th Congress meeting in Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan.
Out of the five cities, Los Angeles and Paris has hosted the games twice. Los Angeles hosted the Olympic Games in 1932 and 1984 while Paris hosted the 1900 and 1924 Olympics.
India Cements defeated Hyderabad XI to win its third title.
Patiala-based shot putter broke the record of Harbans Kaur of 17.43 metres that came in 1997 by throwing 17.96 metres in her second attempt to claim the gold medal, a hat-trick of titles at the National Open.
The present win was his 49th overall and he never lost a game since his first match in 1996.
Narsingh’s win confirmed quota place for India in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
This recognition grants a major role to the Indian Kalarippayattu Federation (IKF) in promoting and developing Kalarippayattu sport in India.
For Sania-Hingis duo, the title was the second Grand Slam in a row as they won their maiden title in July 2015 at the Wimbledon in England.
With this victory, Pennetta became the second Italian woman to win one of the tennis majors.
For Djokovic, it was a second US Open singles title and a 10th Grand Slam singles title.
This fourth seeded Indo-Swiss pair defeated unseeded Americans Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Sam Querrey 6-4, 3-6, 10-7 in finals.
Federer in the inaugural season of IPTL played for the Indian Aces team but this time he will be featuring for the UAE Royals.
Manuel won the medal in girls 800m race, while Das won it in shot put event on the third and final day of athletics competitions.
Indian athletes have clinched three gold medals and a silver medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Youth Games at Apia, Samoa.
The championship is scheduled to be held at Incheon in South Korea between 2 October and 4 October 2015.
With Vikas' silver, India finished their campaign at the Asia Boxing Championships held at Bangkok with one silver and three bronze medals.
Hamilton won more races compared to any other British driver in the history of Formula One and is currently 5th on the all-time list, with 40 wins.
34-year-old Watson's 10-year Test career came to an end at the Ashes opener at Cardiff, which England won by 169 runs.
He resigned just two-days after the team’s Test series loss to India at home. The series loss was their first to India on home soil since 1993.
Belgian designer Olivier Debie claimed that the design was similar to his 2013 logo for the Theatre de Liege.
The second match will be remembered for being the last Test of Kumara Sangakkara, the gentleman cricketer from Sri Lanka, and a role model for many around the world.
TNCA batting first was able to score 163 all out in 74 over, in response to which, Mumbai scored 166 for four in 45.2 over.
While the XIX Games was held in Glasgow (the UK), the XX Games will be held in Gold Coast, Australia.
Yoga is an Indian physical, mental, and spiritual practice or discipline. It finds mention in the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, the author of the grammatical Mahabhasya.
Dibaba is the first Ethiopian female to win the lung-sapping event at the world championships.
It is the second edition of the league. The first edition was won by Jaipur Pink Panthers in 2014.