|Ashwin wins International Cricketer of the Year award||24 May 2017|
|N'Golo Kante named English Premier League's Player of the Year||22 May 2017|
|Bengaluru FC beat Mohun Bagan to lift Federation Cup||22 May 2017|
Arsenal, which came off strong right from the start, managed to defeat Chelsea, seven-time FA Cup champion, to grab its 13th FA Cup title
It was the first time that the event was hosted outside Asia and Europe since its establishment in 1989.
On the other hand, the committee also expressed unanimous support for the implementation of a Test cricket competition. It also reiterated its full support for cricket being involved in the Olympic Games.
The club has won three European Cups, one UEFA Europa League, one UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, one UEFA Super Cup, one Intercontinental Cup and one FIFA Club World Cup.
She topped the ballot with 129 votes and will be joined by Marc Zweibler of Germany and Kristy Gilmour of Scotland for a four-year term.
Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has won the International Cricketer of the Year award for the second time in a row. The award was presented by former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar.
Kante saw off competition from teammates Eden Hazard and Cesar Azpilicueta, Tottenham Hotspur trio Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Jan Vertonghen, Everton's Romelu Lukaku, and Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez to clinch the award.
After both sides played out a 0-0 draw in regulation time, it took two strikes from Bengaluru FC’s Vineeth to settle the tie.
With the win, Zverev became the youngest Masters 1000 titlist since a 19-year-old Djokovic won the 2007 Miami Open presented by Itau.
Sunrisers Hyderabad’s David Warner was termed the leading runscorer of the tournament with 641 runs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar of Sunrisers Hyderabad was the leading wicket-taker of the tournament with 26 wickets.
International Master Somak Palit scored 7.5 points to secure the fifth place while another International Master Prantik Roy was placed eighth in the tournament.
Arunachal Pradesh's Anshu Jamsenpa became the first Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest for the fourth time.
The winner of the eight-team tournament will take home a cheque of $ 2.2 million.
Born on 7 January 1985, Lewis Hamilton is a British Formula One racing driver.
Cricketer Suresh Raina has launched a foundation named after his daughter Gracia, which is dedicated to empowering underprivileged pregnant women and providing them with a support system.
Ramit Tandon, the US-based Indian player won his maiden professional squash title after defeating his Indian counterpart, Kush Kumar in three straight sets.
Sports Minister Vijay Goel and Spanish World Cup winner Carles Puyol launched ticketing for first FIFA event in the country at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium.
Nadal won his fifth Madrid Open title and his record-tying 30th ATP World Tour Masters 1000 crown, matching World No. 2 Novak Djokovic for the all-time lead.
Laxman is the fifth Indian to receive the honour, after Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly and Zaheer Khan.
Finland’s Olli Rehn, who is the former Vice-President of the European Commission, will be the Deputy Chairman of the FIFA Governance Committee.
India’s Harpreet Singh won a bronze medal in the Greco-Roman weight divisions by defeating Jun Ji Na of China 3-2 in 80kilogram category.
PT Usha, who is one of the members of the National selection committee, said that she hopes that the country will be able to win a medal in athletics by the 2024 Olympics.
Sports Minister flagged off four Clean Himalaya expeditions to popular Himalayan destinations in Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
Goswami dismissed South Africa's Raisibe Ntozakhe in an ongoing Women's Quadrangular Series in South Africa to claim her 181st victim in the 50-over format.
The 26-year-old Kante will receive the prestigious FWA accolade at a gala dinner in London on 18 May 2017.
The logo and mascot of the Asian Athletics Championships scheduled to be held at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar from 6 to 9 July 2017 were released.
Indian team led by Virat Kohli is scheduled to open its ICC Champions Trophy campaign on 4 June 2017 at Edgbaston against Pakistan.
The team is placed at 100th alongside Nicaragua, Lithuania and Estonia.
Aizwal FC has submitted its formal claim to AIFF to continue in the top league even after the proposed merger of the existing top league with the ISL.
India dropped two places to the fourth position in the annual update of ICC T20 rankings, three points behind England and Pakistan who climbed up to the second and third position respectively.