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World’s first robotic table tennis coach sets new Guinness World Record by playing tennis better than most humans.
The final, played in Marseille, France, was Tsonga's ninth victory in a row. He executed seven aces against Pouille and managed to maintain his serve without a break.
Hockey Federation's Player of the Year award in the male and female category went to Belgium's John-John Dohmen and Netherlands' Naomi Van, respectively.
The Army Polo Championship was re-instituted 2015 and since re-inception, the championship has witnessed the participation of some of the renowned players in the Indian Polo Circuit.
The model-turned-actor, Milind Soman became the only contestant to complete the heavy endurance race, Ultraman barefoot.
Set to chase 245, India had all but lost its way after a flurry of wickets. However, stand-in captain Harmanpreet Kaur kept her cool to score the nine runs required off the last over from pace bowler Marcia Letsoala.
With the title came an end to Tsonga’s two-year title drought. He had last won a title in the year 2015.
Afridi had already quit Tests in 2010 and One Day International cricket after the 2015 World Cup. However, he still skippered the Pakistan Twenty20 team at the 2016 world championships in India.
Kalinga Lancers were able to finish at the second best position in the 2016 Hockey India League. The team lost the finals of 2016 against Jaypee Punjab Warriors.
Rio Olympian Thanackal Gopi won the men's title in the second edition of the IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon.
Now, he will be assigned to any country and will be responsible for the conduct of an entire event, ranging from actual competition management to every related aspect.
He has retired from international cricket with a batting average of 61.87 from 31 innings, which is the 2nd highest till date.
The Rio Olympic champions Usain Bolt and Simone Biles were awarded top honours at the Laureus World Sports Awards 2017.
Young Indian racer, Jehan Daruvala becomes the first Indian ever to win a Grand Prix in a motorsport by winning the New Zealand Grand Prix 2017.
In the Test, skipper Virat Kohli became the first Test batsman to hit double hundreds in four consecutive series, and also scored the most test runs in a home season, 1206.
The emphatic victory of India in finals over Pakistan is significant as the visiting side was enjoying unbeatable record in the championship in 2017 till their defeat in finals by India.
The program will be rolled out in every state of the country, from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and from Kutch to Imphal.
Kheleo will participate in several activities in the run-up to the first FIFA tournament to be hosted by India. The tournament will be played from 6 to 28 October 2017.
Verma is a 17-year old teenager, 7-foot, 1-inch tall and plays center. Prabhakara is a 5-foot, 10-inch tall player and hails from Kerala.
In the 5th ODI, England scored a modest 227. India needed one run off the last ball with just one wicket in hand, but pacer Ishan Porel faltered at the last moment and was caught by Max Holden off Liam White.
To win the title, while Sourabh Verma defeated Lakshya Sen, Rituparna Das defeated Reshma Karthik in straight sets.
Cook’s favourite shots are the cut and pull. These shots enables him to play short pitch bowling with extreme ease.
This will be the first time since 2009 that India will be hosting a major International Basketball Federation (FIBA) event.
The Union Sports Minister, Vijay Goel laid the foundation Stone at Gandhinagar, Gujarat for the first-ever training centre dedicated to para athletes.
The order was given by a three-judge Bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra. The other two judges were Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud.
The task force includes who is who of the Indian sporting community like Pullela Gopichand, Abhinav Bindra, Baldev Singh, etc.
The Syed Modi International Badminton Championships was held between 24 January and 29 January 2017 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
So defeated Ian Nepomniatchi of Russia in the 13th and final round to grab the tournament.
The 35-year-old Swiss defeated Rafael Nadal 6-4 3-6 6-1 3-6 6-3 to claim his 18th Grand Slam and fifth Melbourne title.
Margaret Court of Australia, with 24, is the only player ahead of Serena in terms of Grand Slam singles titles.