IOC executive board member CK Wu resigned as president of AIBA while under investigation for unethical conduct.
Shiva Keshavan needed five points to achieve the qualification standard for next year's mega-event and he managed to achieve that at the World Cup.
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has said that the BCCI could have ensured dope testing of the Indian cricketers by NADA.
Nitendra Rawat, who was excluded from the national camp in September, won the Indian men’s elite category in a photo finish clocking 1:03:53s.
The first day of the Championships witnessed some upset results with fancied Waikai Shylah of New Zealand and England's Chloe Watson crashing out.
Nitendra Singh Rawat said that his win proved a point to AFI which did not include him among the national campers.
Ethiopians ran away with all three top positions as Ayana's compatriots Ababel Yeshaneh and Netsanet Gudeta were second and third in the elite women's race.
At 15-2, Boston leads the NBA and matched the best start in franchise history through 17 games. The winning streak is the club's fifth-longest, four behind the 2008-09 team that set the franchise mark.
Walkovers in the quarter-final, semi-final and final of the National Wrestling Championships meant that Sushil Kumar was crowned the national champion in the 74kg.
This season Nisar Ahmed has three sub-11 timings, with his best effort of 10.76s coming at the School Nationals in Bhopal just a fortnight ago.
A statement by the Australian Olympic Committee on Saturday said Gillian Rolton died after a two-year fight with endometrial cancer.
With his timing of 46.59s, Amoj Jacob bettered a decade-old record of 46.99s of Virender Pank that was created in 2006.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday said his government will seriously think over providing government jobs to wrestlers who excel in major competitions.
Former Olympic and world weightlifting champion Naim Suleymanoglu died at the age of 50 in a hospital in Istanbul.
Only journalists who are PIB accredited or are registered with the National Rifle Association of India will be allowed to cover tournaments at Karni Singh Shooting Ranges.
Sushil Kumar's opponents Praveen, Sachin Rathi and Parveen Rana stepped on the mat, touched his feet and then left the ring without competing against him.
Sushil Kumar strolled to gold in his first competitive tournament in three years. The wrestler's job was made easier by walkovers in the quarters, semis and final.
India have managed to better their previous edition's performance, a lone bronze in 2015, at the very outset of the tournament.
Olympic gold medal-winning athlete Linford Christie believes Delhi pollution will not affect half-marathon race on Sunday.
Geoffrey Kirui and world record holder Almaz Ayana will be the leading contenders at Sunday's Airtel Delhi Half Marathon
A Sharath Kamal and G Sathiyan took the long route into the quarterfinals, beating England’s Paul Drinkhall and Liam Pitchford 3-2.
The likes of Amit Dhankar and Mausam Khatri bagged the gold medal in their respective weight categories of men's freestyle
Manavjit Singh Sandhu defended his national men's trap title when he overcame the challenge of Anwer Sultan 45-43 at the ongoing 61st National Shotgun Championship
Bhaichung Bhutia - who runs the BB Football Schools - extended an offer to Majid Arshid Khan to train with his academy.
Sushil Kumar returned to the mat after a gap of three years at the Wrestling Nationals in Indore. But his gold medal in 74kg category left more than desired.
LeBron James scored 39 points, Kevin Love added 25 and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 118-113 in overtime over the skidding Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.
Sports Ministry’s plan also includes setting up of a 24x7, 365-day control room where the athletes’ performance will be monitored by professionals, including high performance managers.
Sakshi Malik said that Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has always been an inspiration for her and she wants to replicate his feat.
Walkovers in the quarter-final, semi-final and final saw Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar win gold in the 74kg category.
Divya Kakran, after being out of action for months due to a stone in her kidney, returned to the mat in style and won her first medal at Senior Nationals.
Sandeep Tulsi Yadav, who had also failed the dope test last year, has been handed a four-year ban by the Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel of the NADA.
IOC President Thomas Bach is scheduled to announce the decision at a news conference starting at 7.30 p.m. local time (1830 GMT).
Twelve rifle shooters, selected from various parts of the country, would undergo training at the Centre for Sports Science (CSS) at the university campus.
Boston Celtics beat the Golden State Warriors 92-88 on Thursday night for their 14th straight victory with late free throws tipping the scale.
Sushil Kumar will highlight the second day of wrestling nationals as the star wrestler takes mat for his first competitive bout in nearly three years.
Brijbhushan Sharan Singh said no wrestler could be compelled to participate in national events before heading for international competitions.