To win the title, Argentina defeated the reigning World and Olympic champions the Netherlands 2-1. For Argentina, it was the 3rd consecutive title and the 7th title overall.
Petar Gorsa of Croatia won the gold medal with 457.5, while Hyeonjun Kim of Korea bagged the bronze after he shot 445.5. This was the last World Cup before the Rio Olympic Games.
The announcement from the foot balling great of his generation came just hours after he missed the penalty in the Copa America final.
Brazilian shooter Felipe Almeida Wu won the gold medal, while Korea’s Jin Jongoh bagged the bronze medal.
Khelo India is a seven-member committee headed by Sports Secretary Rajiv Yadav, in which George and Gopichand are the two sportspersons.
This was second Copa America title for Chile. Earlier, it secured the title in 2015 by defeating Argentina 4-1 in a penalty shootout.
He along with the other office bearers of the state cricketing body for the current season were elected at its 86th annual general body meeting in Chennai based on consensus.
The champion from Odisha also became the first Indian woman to qualify for the event since qualification started for the event.
Kumble’s first assignment will be the upcoming away series in the West Indies, where India will play four Test matches.
Panarin who received 1258 voting points to win the trophy was followed by Shayne Gostisbehere of the Philadelphia Flyers and Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers.
The long jumper, who in 2003 became the first Indian athlete ever to win a medal in a World Athletics Championships resigned after being accused for corruption.
At Harare, the series decider went right down to the last ball. After restricting India to 138 for six, the hosts got close to the target before ending at 135 losing six wickets.
In the final clash at Konyaalti Beach Park, the Indian team of Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das lost to South Korean team of Choi Misun and Ku Bonchan 1-5.
For the German driver, it was the first European title and the 5th title in 2016 season. Overall, it was the 19th title since the beginning of his career in 2006.
The game finished with the score locked at 0-0 but later Australia score a goal in the shoot-out reducing the score to 1-0 and won the final match to win the Gold medal.
The organising committee also unveiled the designs for the 2488 gold, silver and bronze medals that ten thousand elite athletes will soon be competing for.
With this win, India got it’s a third successive series clean-sweep in Zimbabwe after the triumphs in 2013 and 2015.
For Hamilton, the present win in Montreal was the fifth in his career and the second in a row.
The team improved the previous record of 3:02.62 set at the 1998 Asian Games in Bangkok.
The FINA Water Polo World League is an international water polo league organized by FINA, which plays annually.
Denmark’s Hans-Kristian Vittinghus won the men’s Australian Open Badminton Super series title by defeating South Korean Jeon Hyeok-Jin to win his first Super series title.
The 100 top-earning athletes hail from 23 countries and compete in ten sports with Americans (65) and baseball players (26) are being the most numerous among all sports.
The five-time Grand Slam winner said that she will now challenge the suspension, at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
The men’s Hockey Junior World Cup 2016 will be played between 8 December and 18 December 2016.
To win the medal, she covered the distance of 800 meters with her season's best timing of 2 minutes point Six One seconds.
He was honoured for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement.
While the men’s singles title was won by Novak Djokovic, Garbine Muguruza of Spain won her maiden grand slam by defeating Serena Williams in straight sets.
With this win, Paes completed a Career Slam in mixed doubles with Martina Hingis. Earlier, he won Australian Open, Wimbledon and the US Open titles in 2015 with Hingis.
For the 22-year-old Muguruza, this was her first Grand Slam title. With this win, she also became the first Spanish woman to win a Grand Slam title since Sanchez-Vicario in Paris in 1998.
With this win, he also became the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to hold all four Grand Slams at once.