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Comcast Revs Up X1 with New NASCAR Features

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Comcast Revs Up X1 with New NASCAR Features

Comcast has announced two additions to the X1 Entertainment Operating System that will enhance the viewing experience for NASCAR fans. The company has added new NASCAR content to its Xfinity On Demand platform and expanded its X1 Sports App to include scheduling information for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and the NASCAR [...]

Players Found Guilty in Cricket World Cup Match

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Players Found Guilty in Cricket World Cup Match

West Indies batsman Darren Sammy and Ireland bowler John Mooney have both been fined 30 per cent of their match fees for violating Level 1 Article 2.1.4 of the ICC (International Cricket Council) Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel. According to ICC, it relates to “language or a gesture that is obscene, [...]

Cricket World Cup: Hyundai’s ‘First Ball’ Ceremony

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Cricket World Cup: Hyundai’s ‘First Ball’ Ceremony

Automaker Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), an official partner for International Cricket Council (ICC), handed over Saturday the ‘First Ball’ for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Hyundai holds the exclusive rights for the First Ball Handover before the opening match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand. At the ceremony, the set of first balls [...]

Call for Entries: PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship

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Call for Entries: PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship

PNB MetLife India, one of India’s leading life insurance companies, has launched “PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship” in association with Sara Foundation, approved by Badminton Association of India (BAI) and supported by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The objective of the Championship is to identify the future badminton star of India through a mass activation [...]

Major League Soccer Most Valuable Player Award

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Major League Soccer Most Valuable Player Award

Major League Soccer announced Thursday it has named its Most Valuable Player award after American soccer legend Landon Donovan, who retired in December after playing 14 seasons in the League. Since 1996, the MLS MVP award has been presented annually to the individual deemed most valuable to his club by players, management and the media. [...]

Recycled Plastic Bottles Used to Make Nike Kit for Indian Cricket Team

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Recycled Plastic Bottles Used to Make Nike Kit for Indian Cricket Team

Team India and Nike today unveiled the new One Day International kit that the Indian Cricket team will sport starting January 18th in Australia. According to Nike, the new lightweight team kit combines high performance innovation with sustainability: each kit (jersey and bottoms) is made out of an average of 33 recycled plastic bottles. Nike, [...]

Cricket: Team India for Tri-Series and World Cup Announced

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Cricket: Team India for Tri-Series and World Cup Announced

According to BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India), the All-India Senior Selection Committee met in Mumbai today and selected the Indian team for the Tri-series between India, Australia and England to be played in Australia. The Indian team for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 to be played in Australia / New Zealand [...]

Over 40,000 Runners to Participate in Tel Aviv Marathon

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Over 40,000 Runners to Participate in Tel Aviv Marathon

More than 40,000 runners are expected to descend upon Tel Aviv to participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon. Taking place on February 27th, 2015, runners from Israel and abroad will participate together in Israel’s international sports event. The 42.195 km long marathon ends next to Ganey Yehoshua Park with an after-party for the participants [...]

WWE Sponsors Wrestling Competition in India

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WWE Sponsors Wrestling Competition in India

As part of its ongoing efforts to identify, encourage and nurture talent in India, WWE sponsored a Kushti (wrestling) competition in Mohali, India today. The event was flagged off by WWE Superstar William Regal, general manager of WWE NXT. Over 200 wrestlers from Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, New Delhi, Punjab, Jammu and other parts of India [...]

Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

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Cromax Bike Team Netherlands Cycles for Make-A-Wish

Cromax, one of the three global refinish brands of Axalta Coating Systems, has started a new initiative in the Netherlands – the Cromax Bike Team. The team’s aim is to offer Cromax customers in the Netherlands an accessible, easy and fun way to give back to the community. It offers busy bodyshop owners the opportunity [...]

US Half Marathon Draws Participants from 24 Countries

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US Half Marathon Draws Participants from 24 Countries

Over 5,000 running enthusiasts from 24 countries participated in the 13th annual US Half Marathon through San Francisco on Sunday. “The US Half Marathon is a one-of-a-kind event which offers participants a unique opportunity to race through some of San Francisco’s most iconic areas,” said Ryan Dawkins, Race Director of the US Half Marathon. The [...]

MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

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MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

Hockey India League today announced Captain of India Cricket Team, MS Dhoni in support of Sahara India Pariwar as the new franchisee owners for the Ranchi team. Coining the team Ranchi Rays, MS Dhoni was himself present for the announcement conference held in Ranchi today alongwith Abhijit Sarkar, head-Corporate Communications, Sahara India Pariwar and director [...]

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