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NBA’s 1st black player, Earl Lloyd, dies at 86

Earl Lloyd

Earl Lloyd, the first African-American to play in a National Basketball Association game, has died at the age of 86.

Turf war heats up

Khushroo Dhunjibhoy unveils the trophy.  (Photo: Satej Shinde)

After the Indian Derby, it’s time for one of the biggest races of the country to return to the Mahalaxmi race course — The Indian Turf Invitation Cup. With the best racehorses in the country participating in the event this weekend, it promises to be a true “Battle of the Champions”.

Hammer down on Harvender Singh Dagar

Hammer thrower Harvender Singh Dagar has been suspended for eight years for a second anti-doping rule violation.

Belly dancing doesn’t work for Andy Murray


Andy Murray is known for his stern face and tough demeanour and it seems even a belly dancer can’t raise a smile from the former Wimbledon champion.

Novak Djokovic all for on court antics


World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has defended his on court antics, saying that bottling up his anger would only eat him up in the long run.

‘Invincibles’ Gunners on screen


Members of Arsenal’s historic Invincibles side have reunited to attend a screening of a documentary celebrating their unbeaten 2003/04 campaign.

“It’s always time to say goodbye Said the spider to the fly As he wove his tangled web With a crocodile tear in his eye. It’s easier jumping over the moon Sang the cow to a feline tune

In the ever-changing political and economic scenario, seismic changes take place in the corporate world.