MUMBAI: Hockey is the most talked-about sport on Twitter in India, recording an increase of 134% compared to the 2016 Rio Olympics, while Tokyo 2020 Gold medal-winning javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra (@Neeraj_chopra1) is the third most talked-about athlete globally on the social networking platform.

Following Chopra's success at the quadrennial showpiece on the penultimate day, the official Olympics handle's (@Olympics) video celebrating the thrower's iconic win was the most watched Olympics video on Twitter in India. 

Aug 03, 2021 04:08
MUMBAI: With the first full week of the Tokyo Olympics now in the books, we wanted to share some fresh insights about the topics, trends and talents that have kept Indian audiences on Twitter talking over the past week. 
Jul 23, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: After more than a year of delays caused by COVID-19, India is ready for its largest ever contingent in Olympic history to showcase their hard work, resilience, determination and hope at the #TokyoOlympics. 
Jul 16, 2021 09:07
MUMBAI: Twitter and Sony Pictures Networks (@SonySportsIndia) India are coming together to bring the best of sporting action to people on Twitter for the upcoming cricket season. 
Jul 09, 2021 17:07
NEW YORK: The National Football League (NFL) and Twitter announced Thursday a multi-year partnership extension which will include expanded engagement formats and a full-season commitment to produce exclusive content on Twitter Spaces, Twitter's new live audio feature.
Apr 23, 2021 11:04
NEW DELHI: Microblogging platform Twitter on Thursday announced the promotion of Maya Hari to a global role as Twitter's vice president of Global Strategy and Operations (GSO).
Apr 12, 2021 19:04
MUMBAI: With the Indian Premier League fully into its stride, Twitter has added a range of features that will allow fans to follow and participate in conversations on the social media platform a "lot more intimately".
Dec 14, 2020 16:12
MUMBAI: ŠKODA AUTO India, in partnership with Twitter India has introduced a unique ‘speed challenge’ game exclusive for the digital audience.  The game went live Monday and interested participants have to log on to to play the game. The game promises to replicate the "same thrill that is felt" while reaching 0-100 kmph in 6.6 seconds in the new OCTAVIA vRS 245.  
Dec 02, 2020 19:12
MUMBAI: Tennis superstar Roger Federer, who earlier this year regained possession of the iconic RF logo from Nike, Tuesday announced on his Twitter handle: “The RF hat is back!”
Nov 25, 2020 18:11
MUMBAI: If social media mentions is a pointer to the future, the next phase in the journey of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India's former 'captain cool', is in the here and now.  As per social media analytics firm Twitteet, the Chennai Super Kings skipper did not feature in the top 5 list in Twitter engagements in October among Indian cricketers. Reason: Dhoni was not active at all on social media in October. 
Nov 18, 2020 16:11
MUMBAI: Chennai Super Kings may have had their worst Indian Premier League season in 2020, but the ever popular MS Dhoni-led side remained top of mind on Twitter. The 60-match tournament, which started on September 19, ended on November 10 with Mumbai Indians defeating Delhi Capitals to emerge as IPL champions for the fifth time.