New Delhi, Oct 20 (ANI): Olympic medalists Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt participated in a marathon organized by election officials in New Delhi on Sunday. The objective of the marathon was to raise awareness among people to come and give their votes on the day of polling. The race was flagged off by Sushil Kumar and Chief Electoral officer Vijay Dev. Releasing an action plan for North-West district, Chief Electoral officer Vijay Dev called out on those people who were not registered voters yet.
Oct 20, 2013
Greater Noida, Oct 16 (ANI): India’s first Formula 1 driver, Narain Karthikeyan said that he believes the Formula 1 race could have been more interesting world over if racers other than three times F1 champion, Sebastian Vettel too emerged victorious. He said this in the course of a news conference at the mega racing track in Greater Noida of Uttar Pradesh. On October 13, Red Bull's, Vettel won the Japanese Grand Prix but was made to wait for his fourth successive Formula One title after Ferrari's Fernando Alonso finished fourth. The 26-year-old German's fourth win at Suzuka in the last five years left him with a lead of 90 points over Alonso. India is scheduled to hold the next Grand Prix on October 27. Commenting on these events, Karthikeyan said that though he has great respect for Red Bull and Vettel, he would love to see other participants on the podium at the racing tacks.
Oct 16, 2013
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): God of cricket Sachin Tendulkar will play his farewell 200th Test at the Wankhede Stadium, his home ground. The BCCI has confirmed the venues for upcoming West Indies series and has chosen Eden Gardens and Wankhede Stadium for the two Tests. The ace cricketer reportedly wanted to play his last game in Mumbai, from where he started his career. He had also expressed his strong desire to have his mother watch him play in his final Test match. In spite of a 24-year-long career, his mother has never seen her son play an international game in a stadium - another privilege for Wankhede now that she is expected to be present.
Oct 15, 2013
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