GLOVES

  • Indian boxers shine in youth tournament in Serbia July 14, 2013

    Kikinda, Serbia: Nine Indians punched their way into the finals of their respective categories in the Golden Glove of Vojvodina, an international youth boxing tournament in Kikinda, Serbia. Youth World Championships bronze winner Lalitha Prasad (49kg), 2012 Aglorav Cup silver medallist A Silambarasan (52kg), Neeraj Parashar (64kg) and Manish Solanki (69kg)...
  • Now, a glove to write your texts and emails in the air March 5, 2013

    Washington: Researchers have developed a new innovative 'air-writing' glove system that allows users to write texts and emails in the air with their hand. When the wearer of the gloves draws letters in the air with their hand, the system can identify which letters are being drawn. Those letters are...
  • Senna's gloves auctioned for 22,000 pounds February 26, 2013

    London: A pair of regular racing gloves worn by the late Ayrton Senna in the 1991 season when he won his third Formula One title sold for 22,000 pounds at a charity auction for grand prix mechanics on Monday. The framed gloves, donated by former McLaren team co-ordinator Jo Ramirez...
  • Dutch company develops touchscreen compatible gloves December 4, 2012

    London: The end of frozen fingers! Having a touchscreen phone in winter can be a pain, especially when you have to constantly take your gloves off to use it. This may now be a thing of the past after a company came up with a pair of leather gloves that...
  • Akmal fined for disrespecting umpires October 5, 2012

    Colombo: Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal was fined 50 per cent of his match fee for failing to show due respect to the umpires during his team's World Twenty20 semifinal defeat by Sri Lanka on Thursday. The International Cricket Council said in a statement that Akmal ignored the requests of both onfield...
  • Jackson's glove sells for $350,000 at auction November 22, 2009

    New York: Michael Jackson's famous white glove sold for $350,000 at a memorabilia auction on Saturday, soaring far past presale estimates, while a black jacket he wore during a 1989 world tour fetched $225,000. The Jackson memorabilia was the highlight of an auction of hundreds of rock'n'roll items, including many not...
  • MJ's moonwalk dance glove to be auctioned in NY November 19, 2009

    New York: The "Holy Grail" of Michael Jackson memorabilia will go on the block on Saturday in an auction of the King of Pop's famous white glove and hundreds of rockandroll relics. The sale at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York includes a car driven by Jackson, David...
  • Michael Jackson glove fetches $49,000 in Australia September 6, 2009

    Melbourne: A white glove worn by the late singer Michael Jackson sold at auction for A$57,600 ($49,000) in Australia on Sunday, nearly twice the price auctioneers expected, the auction house said. The white bejewelled glove was a trademark of the US singer, and according to auction house Bonhams and Goodman this...
  • Michael Jackson 'Suit of Lights' glove up for sale July 1, 2009

    Los Angeles: He was famously called "The Gloved One," and now anyone can slip their hand into one of only two Michael Jackson electricwhite gloves that could sell in the six figures, an auctioneer said on Tuesday. Joseph Maddalena, who heads auction house Profiles in History, said the item was...
  • College student creates site to reunite lost gloves December 31, 2007

    Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania): Jennifer Gooch's mission was to create a simple website where people could go to find their lost gloves. Even if no happy reunions ever took place, she was just content to spread a little good will. But just a month since www.onecoldhand.com went live, the Carnegie Mellon University art...