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Rio 2016 Olympics


Indian athletes who can still win a medal at Rio 2016 Olympics

August 12, 2016 4:29 pm

All is not lost for India at the Rio 2016 Olympics despite drawing blank in the medals tally so far.

Leander Paes doesn’t want London repeat, says Rohan Bopanna and he make the best pair

June 08, 2016 12:24 pm

The (AITA) is scheduled to meet on Saturday to decide India’s Olympic teams but a consensus already seems to have been built.

Leander Paes’ Rio 2016 Olympics dream hinges on Rohan Bopanna

June 07, 2016 2:24 pm

Placed 46th on the charts, Paes, who won the mixed doubles title with Martina Hingis at the French Open, is India’s highest-ranked doubles player after Bopanna.

IOC president Thomas Bach won't speculate on chances of Russia going to Rio 2016 Olympics

June 04, 2016 6:01 am

The International Olympic Committee has scheduled a summit of sports leaders on June 21 to harmonize policy on eligibility for the games.

Gustavo Kuerten's advice to nervous athletes: Go to Rio Olympics

June 03, 2016 4:11 pm

Gustavo Kuerten expects organisers to try to do as best as possible to minimize the risk of Zika virus during the Olympics.

Justin Gatlin not concerned by Zika virus at Rio 2016 Olympics

June 03, 2016 12:45 pm

Justin Gatlin won the 100 meters at the Golden Gala meet in Rome on Thursday, and his next event is a street race in Rio on Sunday.

Kuwait ban unlikely to be lifted in time for Rio 2016 Olympics: IOC

June 03, 2016 12:15 pm

Kuwait and the IOC have been at loggerheads over a new sports law that the Olympic body says will undermine the autonomy of sport in the country.

You benefitted from WFI no-trial policy, now challenging it: Delhi High Court to Sushil Kumar

June 02, 2016 10:42 am

Amit Sibal, appearing for Sushil Kumar, argued that Sports Code has to be followed by WFI and it prescribes trial for events like Olympics.

Pro Vijender Singh in no mood for Rio 2016 Olympics

June 02, 2016 10:41 am

Vijender Singh is scheduled to fight for the WBO Asia title belt on July 16 in the national capital.

Walkers threaten walk out from camp

June 02, 2016 1:41 am

Athletes preparing in Poland for upcoming Rio 2016 Olympics qualifying competition were unhappy with the diet and lack of a masseur.