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New York: If you thought only diet can change the composition of microbes in the gut, think again! Researchers have found evidence that exercise can change the intestinal microbiota independent of diet. The research provides clues to how exercise could benefit people suffering from inflammatory bowel disease. The findings, published in the journal Medicine & …

Kolkata: The first Test between India and Sri Lanka was delayed due to rain here at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. Staying true to the weather forecast, the skies remained overcast since morning with light drizzle starting little over an hour before the scheduled start of the game and half an hour ahead of toss. …

Lucknow: Young and aspiring sportsperson sweat out during the Colosseum 2017 inter Branch Athletic Meet organized at the Lucknow Public School here on Thursday. Newstrack.com editor-in-chief Yogesh Mishra was the chief guest of the event who inspired students. Mr. Mishra was welcomed by MLC Kanti Singh, LPS Founder, SP Singh and Neha Singh.  

Perth: India ‘A’ finished their men’s Australian Hockey League (AHL) campaign in the fourth place after losing to New South Wales 2-3 in the bronze-medal play-off here on Sunday. India scored two early goals through Simranjeet Singh (third minute) and Affan Yousuf (ninth) which were eclipsed by NSW through Tom Craig (39th), Simon Orchard (55th) and …

New Delhi: Long-term preparation of age-group national teams is now a regular and welcome feature in Indian football and can lead to a better future. For the U-17 World Cup being held in six cities in India for the first time from October 6, a squad of talented youngsters has been training for two years. …

Seoul: Indian star shuttler P.V. Sindhu overcame reigning world champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 in the women’s singles final of the Korea Open Superseries here on Sunday. The Rio Olympic silver medallist Sindhu won in an hour and 24 minutes at the SK Handball Stadium. It was the 22-year-old’s third Superseries title of …

New Delhi: After proving his ground in acting, Telly and Bollywood actor Rajeev Khandelwal is gearing up to turn his attention towards sports and finds owning a sports team an irresistible offer. He has become owner of Indian Junior Players League T20 team, Rajasthan Roarers. “When I got to know about this league where under-18 …

New Delhi: India’s batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday called upon the countrymen to dedicate National Sports Day to all the sportswomen who have made the nation proud. The National Sports Day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey maestro Major Dhyan Chand, who was often referred as ‘The Wizard’ for his incredible …