On August 17, 2008, US swimmer Michael Phelps became the first athlete to win 8 Olympic gold medals. He broke the 36-year record held by Mark Spitz who had won 7 medals at the 1972 Olympics. He went on to win 23 Olympic gold medals in his career.
Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun has been picked for Mumbai’s under-19 squad for JY Lele All India Under-19 Invitational One Day Tournament scheduled to be played in Baroda. He had been a part of Mumbai’s under-14 and under-16 teams earlier. The tournament is scheduled to take place from September 16 to September 23. To know more […]
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt ran the fastest time of the year in 19.55 seconds to win a record fourth straight world 200 metres title and sweep the individual sprints at a major global championships for a fifth time on Thursday. Five days after beating Justin Gatlin to win the 100 metres, the 29-year-old Olympic champion and […]