News From The Sports World

Admirals Cup Sailing Regatta 2018

The ninth edition of the Admirals Cup’ Sailing Regatta (2018) concluded with a scintillating closing ceremony on December 6, 2018. The ceremony took place at Ettikulam Beach at the Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala. This edition of the sailing regatta saw 30 competing teams from all over the world, along with two Indian academy teams from INA and National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla. Team Italy represented by Midshipman Vincenzo Rocco and Midshipman Alberto Cabras won the Admiral's Cup 2018, while the INA team settled at fourth position.


All India Police Shooting Competition 2018

Minister of State for Home  Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the 19th All India Police (AIPDM) Shooting Competition-2018 at Manesar, Gurugram in Haryana on December 6, 2018. The competition ends on December 11, 2018. There are more than 750 participants of 31 teams of State Police Forces and Central Armed Police Forces participating in the event.


India to Bid for Hosting 2032 Olympics

India hopes to host the Olympic Games for the first time in 2032. In an effort to do so, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has submitted a formal expression of interest to bid for 2032 Olympics. The bidding process is expected to start in 2022 and a host city will be decided by 2025.


Gautam Gambhir Retires from Cricket


37 year old Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on December 4, 2018. He has represented India in 58 Tests, 147 ODIs and 37 T20Is.