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Olympic swimmer saves man drowning in lake after racing lifeguards to him

July 10, 2019 11:46 am

A man appeared to be drowning. Lifeguards climbed down from their observation tower to rush into a rescue boat. But Magnini was already ahead of them.

National-level swimmer commits suicide in Pune

June 02, 2019 1:45 am

"All primary observations point to suicide. As of now, we don't know the reason why he took the extreme step. He was a good student and a talented swimmer. No note has been found. We have launched a probe into the sequence of events leading to his death," said Senior Inspector Pratibha Joshi of Kothrud police station.

Southern winters pay dividends for Patiala swimmer, bags bronze in World School Games

April 23, 2015 2:27 am

His monthly expenditure was Rs 40,000 and his parents had to sell some shares and break some fixed deposits to pay for his fees.


June 18, 2013 4:02 am

Another year,another tournament,and another record for Viraj Prabhu

Phelps reveals his magic number for London

June 29, 2012 12:33 pm

The greatest Olympian of all time plans to swim the same eight events he contested at the last two Olympics.

Swimming sponsor drops Rice after 'anti-gay' tweet

September 07, 2010 2:28 pm

The 22-year-old made a 'faggot' remark following Australia's nail-biting win over South Africa last weekend.