Amartya Sharma

Amartya Sharma

Sub editor

Amartya Sharma is a Sub Editor for WION Digital and covers sports and world news. He loves to watch and play football and tennis.

Opinions/Stories

'Anti-sex' beds in Tokyo Olympics? American sprinter shares images

These 'anti-sex' beds are made from cardboard and are designed to only be able to withstand the weight of one person. 

 
Read Article

Lionel Messi is on the cover of an Indian 'beedi' brand, and internet can't stop laughing

A picture of the Argentine star Lionel Messi went viral on Indian social media, showing the six-time Ballon d'Or winner on a local beedi brand. The package proudly read 'Messi biri' with the Barca…

Read Article

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic wins 20th Grand Slam after beating Matteo Berrettini

Novak Djokovic kicked off the match with a dominating win over the Italian by taking a lead of 4-1 in the first set. However, Berrettini staged a heroic comeback and won the set 7-6 taking an edge…

Read Article

Copa America: Lionel Messi's trophy drought ends as Argentina beat Brazil

The win also marks the end of Lionel Messi's trophy drought with Argentina. This is his first competition with Argentina since winning the gold medal during the 2008 Beijing Olympics. 

Read Article

Explainer | What will happen if World Test Championship finals ends in a draw or tie

The juggernaut clash between Virat and Co and the BlackCaps will be played between June 18 and 22 at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

Read Article

'He showed guts and character': BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly lauds Rishabh Pant

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly praised Indian wicketkeeper, Rishabh Pant, for his heroic knock at the Gabba and said that he was in touch with the players throughout the series.

Read Article

IPL 2021- WATCH: Virat Kohli and Mohammed Siraj's gesture for Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hetmyer wins hearts

The sportsmanship also reflected off the field as both franchises' Twitter handles concluded that Cricket was one true winner last night. 

Read Article

'Totally unacceptable': FIFA warns Pakistan of suspension after 'illegitimate' take over

In a letter to the Pakistan Football Federation, FIFA said it "strongly condemns the incident and considers such actions to be totally unacceptable"

Read Article

Bubble to Bubble transfer and vaccination: BCCI releases COVID-19 protocols for upcoming IPL

The BCCI said that the players involved in the India vs England series can directly join the bio-bubble without undergoing a quarantine period.

Read Article

IND vs ENG, 4th Test: Possible XI's of India and England as they head to thrilling finale

IND vs ENG, 4th Test - 

Virat and Co. will be looking to seal the WTC Finals spot by at least securing a draw in the fourth match. However, India faced a major setback as Jasprit Bumrah…

Read Article

Never worried about selling players: Sevilla's Monchi on La Liga hotshot En-Nesyri's future

Sevilla FC's sporting director Monchi replied to WION's query regarding En-Neysri's transfer rumours during a media interaction.

Read Article

Explainer: Pink-ball vs red-ball - Usage in day/night Test, major differences, all you need to know

The pink ball used in the on-going Test match is manufactured by SG in Meerut. SG pink ball is hand-stitched and the black seam is pronounced. 

Read Article

Indian captain Virat Kohli eyes couple of huge records at third Test against England

The four-match series is levelled at 1-1 with two matches remaining. The Day/Night Test match will begin on February 24 at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad. 

Read Article

'As an 8-year-old...': Emotional R Ashwin shares childhood tale about Chepauk stadium

"They were 1-0 without the crowd, and we made it 1-1 with them. Hopefully, we can take it forward."

Read Article

Opinion: No centuries, no victories, time up for Virat Kohli the captain? 

Virat Kohli has proved his calibre as India's Test captain, but it seems like the time has come to pass on the mantle

Read Article