Delhi’s poor air, combined with poor conditions at the JLN Stadium’s competition and warm-up tracks, has left the athletes gasping for breath.
Once afraid of water, Dattu Bhokanal now ranks among the best in one of the toughest water sports in the world.
Indian Olympic Association has signed a sponsorship deal with leading Chinese sports apparel manufacturing firm Li Ning for the Games.
Following in Vijender Singh’s footsteps 22 amateurs step into the professional world in effort to revive careers .
Dipa Karmakar has become the toast of the country’s sporting fraternity. And all off a sudden, everyone wants a piece of her.
A committee of secretaries from multiple ministries met discussed the possibility of setting up a Hospitality House.
India hockey team's performance over the last one week at the Azlan Shah Cup gave a glimpse into the team's preparation for Rio 2016.
Situation in Kashmir has forced All India Football Federation (AIFF) to reconsider its decision to hold the final of Federation Cup in Srinagar.
Sports ministry has decided to reduce the formal processes with the aim of ensuring the athletes focus on their preparation for Rio Olympics.
Aware is now facing a disciplinary action after being pulled up by the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI).
The Panama Papers, investigated by The Indian Express, have revealed that Lokesh Sharma set up companies in tax havens abroad.
India will test the ability of several youngsters in reproducing their strategic training in match situations in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.
Saina Nehwal once again goes down to old nemesis Li Xuerui in a hard fought semi-final of the India Open.
Saina Nehwal defeated Sung Ji Hyun 19-21 21-14 21-19 in an energy-sapping women's last-eight match at the Siri Fort stadium.
Ever since India Open draw was out, the expected meeting of Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei in Saturday’s semifinals was the most anticipated match-up.
Former striker Ryuji Sueoka, who played for top clubs in India, learnt the skill from cobblers in Kolkata and Goa.
AIFF said they will be reviewing Stephen Constantine's future, considering the performances under him have left a lot to be desired.
According to coach Vimal Kumar, this is the fittest Saina Nehwal has been since the World Championship last August.
After impressing as junior, 20-year-old now pushing for Olympic hockey spot.
Jeje Lalpekhlua benefits from sweating it out in gym and on ground, picking brains of Elano, Materazzi & Constantine.
Although the first day saw quite a few scores in red, England’s Tommy Fleetwood (4-under) believes it might change over the weekend.
While Anirban Lahiri seems to have sealed his spot, the Indian Open will be key in determining who will join him at Olympics.
Mary spoke to The Indian Express about her plans leading up to the Rio Games and the relationship she shares with junior boxers from the country.
Gurpreet Singh is also aiming to become the first Indian to be a part of the Europa League after Stabaek made the cut last season.
Yogeshwar Dutt beats arch-rival Amit Dhankar to be part of the Astana-bound team for Asian Olympic qualifiers.
The projections were made looking at the performances of the athletes in the last 12 months.
Gagan Narang, Apurvi Chandela and Chain Singh have expressed desire to hire him as their personal coach under the sport's ministry's TOPS.
One went deep inside to expose FIFA’s dirty secrets, the other couldn’t even get past its doors. We profile the two men who took on FIFA.
Unlike most, he doesn't plan his calendar according to ranking points, except Slams, but based on surrounding attractions.
Delhi Waverider's goalkeeper Rupinder Singh was up against his own teammates Raghunath and goalkeeper PR Sreejesh.
With state polls round the corner, there is considerable political mileage at stake in making the South Asian Games a grand fare.
Last December, South Africa had booked the final berth or Rio Olympics by clinching the African Cup.
Cedric D'Souza is tasked with helping the team qualify for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
This season in the HIL, the focus is firmly back on the more traditional art of scoring.
For players on the fringes of the national team, the HIL provides last opportunity to return in contention for Olympics.
Pakistan government requested an Indian delegation that travelled to Islamabad and Lahore last week, saying they wanted to avoid “any ground route”.
Writer and columnist Tavleen Singh on her new book, Modi and the media, and the family she holds responsible for the country’s many ills.