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OLYMPIC NEWS

Government assures IOA, IOC that eligible athletes will be allowed to participate in international events

June 19, 2019 12:34 am

The Olympic committee had revoked the Olympic qualification status for two quota places in the 25m rapid fire event from the New Delhi World Cup due to denial of visas to the Pakistani shooters in the wake of the Pulwama terrorist attack

Force of nature

August 07, 2018 12:19 am

She has won the world badminton title thrice in women’s singles. But Carolina Marin is not done yet.

Writer wrestles with script as no takers for India’s first Olympic winner’s story

February 01, 2016 5:07 am

It was in 2010, after researching on Jadhav’s life for two years, Shadangule wrote the first draft of the film.

India women's archery team makes 2016 Olympic cut

July 28, 2015 5:24 pm

India's women's recurve team makes cut 2016 Rio Olympics while the men's team fail to qualify.

China's swimming champion Sun Yang served three-month ban for doping test

November 24, 2014 3:59 pm

Sun tested positive in May during the national swimming championships; the info was released on Monday.

Saina Nehwal moves out of comfort zone, opts for Vimal over Gopi

September 03, 2014 12:14 pm

Also, Saina will travel to Bangalore with physio Johnson in the absence of regular C Kiran.

At 25, three-time Olympic champ Stephanie Rice calls it a day

April 10, 2014 1:03 pm

Stephanie has not competed since her failure to win a single medal at the 2012 London Games.

Change is the name of the game

March 22, 2014 12:44 pm

The hockey body has not hesitated on reversing its decisions when they have backfired or making slight adjustments to the existing ones.

Found disoriented on street, Thorpe checks into rehab for depression

February 04, 2014 4:52 am

In his autobiography, published last year, Thorpe said “not even my family is aware that I’ve spent a lot of my life battling what I can only describe as crippling depression.”

A Hollywood dream for Rio de Janeiro

October 06, 2013 3:39 am

Allen hasn’t taken Paes up on his offer,but the mayor continues to lobby hard.