Sunday, May 24, 2015
May 24, 201510:51 am
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15-year-old Mandeep Sandhu from a village in Punjab wins gold medal in women’s world boxing junior meet.

May 23, 20151:28 pm

During a brief interaction with media on Friday, the girls maintained that they took the extreme step due to "harassment and ragging by seniors".

May 22, 20155:04 pm

The Federation has also imposed a year-long ban on four States -- Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Manipur.

May 21, 201512:29 am
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Roger Bannister’s leather shoes, made weighed 113.4 grams, much lighter than other shoes at the time.

May 20, 201512:48 am
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Justin Gatlin said he had planned to headline the 100 metres event at Wednesday’s meeting despite slight injury concerns.

May 19, 20154:00 pm

The enthusiastic fans who paid upto 100 dollars now want their money back after the 'fraud.'

May 17, 20156:34 pm

The 31-year-old Gowda hurled the disc to a distance of 63.90m, which he achieved in his fifth and penultimate attempt.

May 17, 201512:45 am
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Justin Gatlin won the 100 meters in a world-leading 9.74 seconds at the Diamond League opener.

May 16, 201512:18 pm
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Narang is third Indian shooter to make the Rio cut after Jitu Rai and Apurvi Chandela.

May 15, 201511:23 am

Interestingly enough, it was the women who reaped in the greater bids from the Rs 6 lakh budget per team.

May 15, 201511:05 am
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A look at athletics, a discipline in which India has two near-misses in Olympics but no medals.

May 15, 201511:01 am
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AFI’s justification is that he left the national camp in Patiala, without furnishing an explanation.

May 14, 20155:13 pm

The silver medal must now be awarded to original bronze medal winner Trinidad and Tobago.

May 14, 20154:18 pm

India's only individual Olympic gold medallist in 2008 Beijing Games, finished 15th in the qualification round.

May 14, 201511:39 am

Here is a comprehensive list of who got what under the TOPS as far as the boxers are concerned,

May 14, 201511:58 am
Tejaswin Shankar, who won bronze in high jump at Asian Youth C’ships, points to his name on the roll of honour at his school.

The high jump final at Doha was fiercely contested, and Shankar had to improve on his personal best by five centimeters in order to bag the bronze.

May 14, 201512:04 pm

Kisan Tadvi will switch from 3000m to 1500m or 5000m.

May 13, 201512:47 pm

Express takes stock of where the athletes in the short-list stand currently — to see what has worked for them and what hasn’t in the last 24 months.

May 13, 201512:41 pm

The World Cup at Fort Benning in USA will give Bindra & Co. another chance to qualify for Olympics.

May 12, 20155:44 pm

Rising wrestler Amit, 21, first came to prominence when he made the Indian squad for the 2012 London Olympics.

May 12, 20159:59 am

He would justify that faith with his gold in the 800m at the Asian Youth Championships in Doha on Sunday.

May 12, 20151:41 pm

Advani went on to say that India can improve in the world of sport only if all disciplines are treated at par.

May 11, 20154:47 pm
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Days after the collective suicide attempt at SAI's water-sports centre in Kerala, we try to understand the lives of young athletes.

May 9, 20153:51 pm
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SAI director general Injeti Srinivas said the operations at the Water Sports Centre have been suspended for at least a week.

May 8, 20152:09 pm
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Asked if he thought Pacquiao was hampered by the right shoulder injury, Mayweather said, "Absolutely not.''

May 8, 20151:01 pm
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It is alleged that the four close friends had to take the extreme step after suffering humiliation over the approach of seniors.

May 7, 20151:07 pm
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The non disclosure of Manny's shoulder injury could also lead to possible lawsuits from boxing fans who may feel cheated.

May 6, 20154:41 pm
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Mayweather has one fight remaining on his Showtime contract and has repeatedly said he intends to retire after a bout fight in September.

May 6, 201511:35 am

The Indian Express finds out that a number of federations are embroiled in internal bickering that could hamper preparations for next year's Rio Games.

May 5, 201511:49 am
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While casual fans felt the bout was underwhelming, aficionados appreciated Mayweather’s supreme craft.

May 5, 201511:53 am
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Garry Kasparov's involvement has raised murmurs of it being a breakaway league.

May 5, 201512:35 pm
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Joshana Chinappa has won her second bronze medal at the Asian Senior Individual Squash Championship.

May 5, 201512:39 pm
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Jisna was first picked from a selection trial conducted by the Usha School of Athletics in 2011.

May 4, 201510:05 am
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Rasool Majgul, who runs in Federation Cup, embodies the hope India once placed in Gujarati-African athletes.

May 4, 20151:43 am

Sachin of Maharashtra took the bronze in 8:58.13 while Ramachandran stopped the clock at 9:01.78.

May 3, 20156:30 pm
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Mayweather-Pacquiao bout, for all the hype around it, might not have done enough for the sport.