Wrestling

MUMBAI: Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited Tuesday announced its collaboration with the Inspire Institute of Sport (IIS) to implement Kotak’s CSR Project on Sports. 

KMBL-IIS CSR partnership is a joint endeavour to help fulfil the dreams and aspirations of budding wrestling and boxing athletes from across Indian geographies, irrespective of their socioeconomic strata, gender, race or religion.

Jul 16, 2021 08:07
MUMBAI: A year's wait is finally coming to an end as Japan gets ready to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The upcoming Olympics are scheduled to be held in the Japanese capital from July 23 to August 8. A total of around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate in 33 sports in Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Jun 15, 2021 15:06
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) Tuesday unveiled a series of campaign films for the launch of its new regional language channel, SONY TEN 4, headlined by South superstar Rana Daggubati. 
Jun 02, 2021 01:06
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Tuesday announced three additions to the organization’s senior leadership team. Joining the company will be Jamie Horowitz as executive vice-president, Development & Digital, Samira Shah as general counsel and corporate secretary, and Matt Drew as senior vice-president, International.
May 28, 2021 20:05
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to entertain a petition moved by a law student (?) upset over what he saw as a “media trial” that disgraced wrestler Sushil Kumar, who has been arrested in a murder case by the Delhi police, was being subjected to. The Division Bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh said the issue can be argued if Kumar himself approaches the court.
May 06, 2021 15:05
NEW DELHI: Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is among those named in an FIR filed by the Delhi police for their alleged role in the murder of a 23-year-old former junior national champion, who was beaten to death in a clash involving two groups on the Chhatrasal stadium premises in North-West Delhi late Tuesday night.
Apr 26, 2021 19:04
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Monday announced the appointment of Claudine Lilien as senior vice president and head of Global Sales & Partnerships.  Lilien, who previously held senior leadership roles across FOX Corp., FOX Sports and FOX Networks Group, will report to Stephanie McMahon, WWE promoter Vince McMahon's daughter and the media and entertainment company's chief brand officer.
Apr 15, 2021 17:04
LOS ANGELES: TrillerNet, parent company of AI-driven short video social app Triller, Wednesday announced it has acquired FITE, the premier global live-event and Pay-Per-View, SVOD and AVOD and streaming platform for sports and entertainment.
Apr 09, 2021 13:04
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN), the exclusive home of WWE in India, Friday announced the broadcast destination for Wrestlemania 37, the global pop-culture extravaganza featuring WWE Superstars from across Raw, SmackDown, and NXT divisions. 
Apr 06, 2021 18:04
MUMBAI: WWE Tuesday announced that Diamond-certified, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha will sing “America the Beautiful”, kicking off WrestleMania this Saturday, April 10 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, streaming live exclusively on Peacock at 8 pm ET in the United States and on WWE Network everywhere else.
Mar 18, 2021 17:03
STAMFORD, Conn.: WrestleMania is back in business, and tickets to the two-night event will now go on sale this Friday, March 19 starting at 10 AM ET. Fans interested in an exclusive WrestleMania presale starting tomorrow, March 18 at 10 AM ET, can register at www.wrestlemania.com/presale. Ticket prices for WrestleMania range from $35-$2,500 and can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.com.