The archery team was the first to arrive in Rio Olympic village and others include athletics team, boxers and shooters.
Russia sports minister told that 272 of the country's athletes had been approved by international sports federations.
Anirban Lahiri, who will present India at the Rio Olympics, got off to a bad start at the 98th PGA Championships.
Inaugural season champion Jaipur Pink Panthers stir Telugu Titans in the second semifinal of Pro Kabaddi season 4.
The gene doping test is designed to detect if cheats are injecting synthetic genes which cause the body to produce more of the naturally-occurring hormone EPO.
Nico Rosberg set his fastest time of one minute 15.517 seconds in the opening 90-minute session.
Tom Latham reached his fourth Test century soon after Tea before being caught by stand-in wicketkeeper Brian Chairi.
Defending Champions Patna Pirates will face former champions Jaipur Pink Panthers in the final of Pro Kabaddi season 4.
Bastian Schweinsteiger announced retirement from international football after making 120 appearances with a record of 81 wins.
Lionel Messi has had a turbulent few months but has returned to the pitch in his usual sublime fashion.
IOC will make the final decision on the five sports in Rio de Janeiro on August 3, two days before the opening ceremony of the 2016 Games.
Chad Le Clos' rivalry with Michael Phelps has reached a new height as the South African swimmer believes he will give a tough fight to the American.
Sri Lankan bowlers have pushed Australia back after the batsmen put a solid 353 on the board with the visitors chasing 268 for a win.
Mangal Singh Champia had earned the individual quota in the World Championship in Copenhagen in 2015 but AAI picked Atanu Das.
Kitty Chiller feels Australian athletes should avoid getting distracted by the Russian doping situation when they are in Rio.
Tottenham are redeveloping White Hart Lane by building a 400 million pounds, 61,000-seater stadium next to their existing ground.
Nico Rosberg conceded the lead in the title battle to Lewis Hamilton in the last race in Hungary, dropping six points behind him.
Around 20,000 school children will participate in the event, which will commence from Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium.
For eight-time Olympic champions India, the defeats came at the right time as they give final touches to their preparation before flying directly to Rio.
After representing Ireland for more than two decades and earning 134 caps, Shay Given decided to retire from international football.
Juergen Klopp has added several players, including Marko Grujic, Giorginio Wijnaldum and Sadio Mane, to his squad during the close season.
Midfielder Granit Xhaka, defender Rob Holding and striker Takuma Asano have so far been added to the Arsenal squad by Arsene Wenger.
Virat Kohli was joined by Anil Kumble, Rohit Sharma and Jason Holder, who all posted videos on twitter as a special gift for Garfield Sobers.
Virat Kohli responded through a motivational video advising the budding cricketer to work hard and follow his dreams.
The push for cockpit protection has gathered urgency after the deaths last year of Justin Wilson and Jules Bianchi.
Madison Keys entered the World top 10 last month and will face 16th-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the quarterfinals.
Novak Djokovic of Serbia also advanced, beating Radek Stepanek in the late match. The World No 1 will now face Tomas Berdych in the last-8.
Bastian Schweinsteiger, at 31, has brought time on his career with the German national team. His last assignment was Euro 2016 in France.
Usain Bolt is targeting all three titles once again at Rio Olympics, a "Triple Triple" as well as a new 200m record of under 19 seconds.
With the games opening in just over a week, all 31 buildings at the massive compound for 18,000 athletes and staff are due to be ready,
Moon Dae-sung's eight-year term as an IOC member was due to end after this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
PGA winner, twice, Rory McIlroy struggled with his putting and shot a four-over 74 without a single birdie and could miss cut.
Antonio Conte has already strengthened his squad by signing striker Michy Batshuayi and midfielder N'Golo Kante.
Alzarri Joseph's addition brings the West Indies squad to 14 players, with nobody being dropped after the first test.
The Australians, only managed a bronze four years ago in London Olympics despite being overwhelming favourites.
Andy Murray will be hoping to improve on his 24-10 career match record against Novak Djokovic at Rio 2016 Olympics.