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NEW DELHI: In what is being billed as a game changer for professional boxing in the country, the World Boxing Council (WBC) has endorsed the Indian Championship fight between Chandni Mehra and Suman Kumari on May 1 in Jalandhar.

The fight for the Lightweight 140lb belt is scheduled to take place as part of the LZ Promotions India Unleashed-Fight Night - the country's first ever Professional USA boxing event, according to a release.

Apr 20, 2021 17:04
MADRID: MotoGP commercial rights holder Dorna Sports announced Tuesday that an agreement has been signed with Suzuki Motor Corporation to renew their involvement in the FIM MotoGP World Championship for the period ranging from the 2022 season to the 2026 season.
Apr 20, 2021 16:04
LONDON: Formula 1 is heading back to Florida, with the news that the brand-new Miami Grand Prix will join the F1 calendar in 2022. The race – set to be the first since 1959 in the US state – will be held on an exciting new layout at the Hard Rock Stadium complex in Miami Gardens, home to the NFL’s famous Miami Dolphins franchise.
Apr 20, 2021 16:04
At a press conference on Monday, April 19, following approval of the new post-2024 format for European club competitions, UEFA president ALEKSANDER ČEFERIN spoke out strongly against the notion of a breakaway European Super League.
Apr 20, 2021 15:04
NYON, Switzerland: The UEFA executive committee Monday approved a new format for its club competitions as of the 2024/25 season. The reforms come after an extensive consultation across the football family and received unanimous backing from the ECA Board and the UEFA Club Competitions Committee (made of a majority of club representatives) last Friday.
Apr 20, 2021 14:04
DUBAI: The importance of India to any major event in world cricket cannot be overemphasised. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday declared confidence that the World Test Championship (WTC) final between India and New Zealand will go ahead as planned in Southampton in June. 
Apr 19, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: The Yonex Sunrise India Open Super 500 tournament, one of the last three qualifying events for the Tokyo Olympics, was on Monday postponed due to raging COVID-19 pandemic in the country. The $400,000 India Open was scheduled to be held behind closed doors in the National Capital from May 11 to 16.
Apr 19, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: Football's governing bodies have pushed back furiously at plans announced by 12 European heavyweight clubs from England, Spain and Italy to launch a breakaway European Super League.
Apr 19, 2021 19:04
NEW DELHI: Sports Authority of India (SAI) has issued a recruitment notification for the post of Coach and Assistant Coach. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online to the posts through the prescribed format on or before 20th May 2021.
Apr 19, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: Procam International has announced that the 17th Edition of the World Athletics Elite Label Road Race, the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2021 edition, which was scheduled to take place on Sunday, 30 May, will need to be further rescheduled.
Apr 19, 2021 19:04
CHENNAI: The South India Rally, a round of the 2021 Indian National Rally Championship, scheduled for April 23-25, has been postponed in the wake of fresh government restrictions due to rising number of COVID-19 virus cases, organisers Madras Motor Sports Club announced here Monday.