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Beijing Olympics


Sunset in the east: Abhinav Bindra signs off from Asian Games with twin bronze

September 24, 2014 9:02 am

Abhinav Bindra signs off from Asian Games with twin bronze; wants to be a ‘hobby shooter’ now.

Boxers losing precious time

November 23, 2013 1:58 am

The IBF functioning is presently in limbo. It is yet to hold elections in keeping with the new constitution.

For India,Cup means World

August 24, 2013 3:47 am

Hockey team open Asia campaign against Oman with World Cup qualification on line.

Sprint double for the one and only

August 18, 2013 2:52 am

Usain Bolt follows up his 100m gold with an easy win in the 200m; sets sights on the 4x100m.

Asafa Powell's physio hits back over doping blame

July 17, 2013 5:33 pm

Powell and Simpson were among five Jamaican athletes who tested positive for drugs.

Chinese director probed for having seven kids

May 10, 2013 4:16 am

Zhang,61,could reportedly face a fine of up to 160 million yuan ($26 million)

Ministry asks for heroin tests on Vijender but NADA cites rulebook

April 02, 2013 12:33 am

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports issued a fiat to the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) to conduct drug tests on Beijing Olympics bronze medallist Vijender Singh

Bindra launches ISB Super League

September 26, 2012 2:15 am

Beijing Olympics gold medallist Abhinav Bindra announced the launch of the Indian School of Business Super league 2012 season at the institute's campus on Tuesday.

Hooda fetes Vijender with jibe: To perform,tour laganey band kar de

August 24, 2012 4:11 am

It was a felicitation function meant to honour him but Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda created a flutter by taking a jibe at boxer Vijender Singh’s “under-performance” at last month’s London Olympics.

Legend Balbir Senior dismayed by Indian hockey team’s poor show at the London Olympics

August 14, 2012 12:10 am

The triple Olympic gold medallist found it difficult to digest that the players hesitated to go into hard tackles against rivals with bigger physical structure.