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PM Modi to inaugurates Khelo India School Games

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the first Khelo India School Games at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Wednesday and said the event will highlight the country's sporting talent and its potential to the world.

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Gautam Gambhir becomes brand ambassador of PVS

India’s leader in the modification of vehicles for commercial and personal use, the Pinnacle Speciality Vehicles (PSV) has announced Gautam Gambhir as its brand ambassador ahead of its participation and launch at upcoming Greater Noida ...

Sky Sports to acquires IPL broadcast rights for UK & Ireland

Sports pay-tv company, the Sky Sports has agreed to sign a new multi-year partnership deal to broadcast the VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) both in UK and Ireland.

The deal include Sky Sports to retain the IPL broadcasting rights for...

Times Internet acquires MX Player for $200mn

The India's largest media and entertainment group, Times Internet has acquired MX Player, the one of the highest rated video playback apps on the Play Store for about $200 Million.

As per the report, the deal was in all cash and w...

DSport & NeoSports to broadcast Hong Kong T20

Sunset+Vine, the Global TV sports producer and distributor and the organisers of the Hong Kong T20 Blitz, China Cricket International Limited have confirmed broadcaster deals for the third edition of the competition, that takes place at the K...

Mary Kom & Shiva Thapa to inaugural India Open Boxing tournament

The stars of Indian boxing M C Mary Kom, the five time world champion and Shiva Thapa, the three time Asian medallist will be in action for the inaugural India Open Tournament, from where boxers for the Commonwealth Games trials wou...

Hero MotoCorp to title sponsor Indian Open Golf tournament

The Indian motorcycle and scooter manufacturer Hero...

BCCI announce budget for IPL opening ceremony

The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council decided to increase the budget to Rs 50 crore for one, in a bid to provide the build-up event to the IPL with some internationally starry flavour.

The eleventh edition of the IPL will ...

HarmanPreet Kaur secures bat endorsement deal with CEAT

Indian women’s cricket team vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur signed a bat endorsement deal with Indian tyre manufacturer CEAT and became the first Indian woman cricketer to do so.

The hard-hitting batswoman, who took her team to th...

Pokerbaazi ropes in Vijender Singh as brand ambassador

The India's pioneer online poker platforms, PokerBaazi.com has signed Vijender Singh as its new brand ambassador, who is one of the most recognisable non-cricketing sportsperson in India and an Olympic medallist, will promote Pokerbaazi&r...