January 23, 2022 12:15 (IST)
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Sourav Ganguly placed under home isolation: Hospital officials

Kolkata/UNI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly was discharged from a city hospital Friday after receiving treatment for Covid-19 but will remain in isolation for two weeks.

India wins Asia and Middle East Bridge Championship

Noida: Champions India represented by Sumit Mukherjee, Jaggy Shivdasani, Keyzad  Ankelsaria Sundeep Thakral, Rjeswar Tewari and Debabrata Majumder retained the title by defeating United Arab Emirates(UAE) convincingly in the final of the Asia and Middle East Bridge Championship here on Tuesday night, coach-cum non playing captain of Indfian team Debasish Ray informed.

Tata Steel Chess India comes back with third edition in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: Tata Steel Chess India is returning with its third edition, along with international Grandmasters, including Indian men and women Grandmasters, young Indian talents and Viswanathan Anand as the ambassador and advisor of the tournament.

Veteran mountaineers and Himalayan travel writers felicitated in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: In an unique gesture, ten veteran mountaineers in their 70s and above were felicitated for their fine deeds and contributions towards mountaineering and allied sports at a well attended function held at Press Club Kolkata here Sunday.

India begins SAFF Championship 2021 campaign on October 3

Kolkata/UNI: India is all set to take part in the SAFF Championship 2021, which will be held from Sunday, October 3 onwards, at the National Football Stadium in Male, Maldives.

Indian football team to kick-off camp in Kolkata from August 15

New Delhi/UNI: Keeping an eye on their preparation for the forthcoming International Friendlies in September 2021, the Indian National Football Team will be camping in Kolkata from August 15 onwards.

Soccer: Golden Ball winner Roy Krishna extends his contract with ATK Mohun Bagan

Kolkata/UNI: This time, along with Joni Kauko and Hugo Boumous, prolific striker Roy Krishna will also be seen playing wearing the 'Green Maroon' jersey.

Hero I-League 2021-22 to be held in Kolkata, says Subrata Dutta

Kolkata/UNI: All India Football Federation Senior Vice President and Chairman, League Committee Subrata Dutta on Saturday chaired the AIFF League Committee Meeting held via video conferencing and decided Hero I-League 2021-22 will be held in Kolkata.

West Bengal State Ranking Ten-pin Bowling Tournament will be hosted in Kolkata

Kolkata/IBNS: The four-day long West Bengal State Ranking Ten-pin Bowling Tournament is scheduled to start on April 22, 2021, in Kolkata.

Dhara shines as CAB Green win

Kolkata: Dhara Gujjar continued her superb form to help CAB Green maintain winning momentum by beating Maroon team by 3 wickets in CAB Women's One Day tournament today.

Calcutta Rowing Club and Bengal Rowing Club emerged champions in 1st state indoor rowinbg meet

Kolkata: Calcutta Rowing Club (CRC) and Bengal Rowing Club (BRC) dominated the show emerging champions in the Men and Women sections respectively in the inagural West Bengal State Indoor Rowibng Championship which concluded at Lake Club here Sunday.

Sourav Ganguly 'clinically fit' but will be discharged from hospital tomorrow

Kolkata/IBNS: Indian cricket board president Sourav Ganguly, who was admitted to hospital after suffering a mild cardiac arrest, will be discharged on Thursday.

Veteran mountaineer Samarendra Nath Dhar passes away

Kolkata: Veteran mountaineer and president of city based mountaineering club ‘Diganta’, Samarendra Nath Dhar, passed away here on Wednesday night after a brief illness.

Kolkata gets its first cricket stadium named after late football legend Maradona

Kolkata/IBNS:  To remember the legend forever and pay tribute to him, Aditya Group which had brought him to India is renaming the stadium after The Golden Boy – "Diego Maradona Aditya School of Sports Cricket Stadium."

Indian football legend PK Banerjee passes away at the age of 83

Kolkata/IBNS: Indian football legend Pradip Kumar Banerjee passed away at the age of 83 in Kolkata's Medica Superspecialty Hospital on Friday afternoon.