PK Banerjee and several other members of the Olympic squad of 1956, where India finished fourth, and 1960, where they held France to a 1-1 draw, were felicitated at a function in Delhi in 2011.
Hackers have released confidential medical records of top American athletes, alleging they play ‘well, but not fair’ — that is, they misuse an exemption meant for therapeutic use of drugs.
Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk, walked away from a seven figure (in dollars, mind you) contract with the WWE to pursue what he "wanted to be great at."
Deepa Malik becomes India’s first woman medalist at Paralympics with silver in shot put F-35 category in Rio.
On Sunday, Abhinav Bindra officially announced that he would be putting down his weapon.
Amid reports of Yogeshwar Dutt’s 4-year-old London Olympics bronze being upgraded to silver because the original medallist has failed a dope test, Indian Express explains how and why samples are retested.
VR Raghunath received an Arjuna award in hockey on Tuesday, seven years after he made the debut for senior India team.
“It is a huge honour to have won Khel Ratna, but at the same time I know that if I had won an Olympic medal it would have been an even better feeling,” the shooter said.
Despite sending its largest-ever contingent of 117, India underperformed at Rio 2016 Olympics.
India could have claimed a medal on just the second day of the Rio Olympic Games had Mirabai Chanu lifted her personal best.
The Newshour and Arnab Goswami are to news what the WWE and Vince McMahon are to sport.
At their home, family members say Sakshi Malik was always meant to be a wrestler.
If his opening round was anything to go by, Vikas Krishan Yadav has found his groove early in the competition.
Shiva Thapa will have to overcome defending Olympics and former World Champion Robeisy Ramirez of Cuba in his first round encounter.
Police say Deepak Pahal was part of a 10-member gang that helped Jitender, a gangster, flee while he was being taken on a bus from Rohini jail to a Sonepat court.
Narsingh Yadav had claimed that he had been the victim of sabotage and that his food had been tampered with.
Jonathan Selvaraj puts his ear to the ground and goes beyond the rumour mill to piece together one of the most intriguing tales.
Yogeshwar Dutt says he had told Narsingh Yadav to be careful about the food he consumes and added that he himself does not eat from canteen.
Neeraj Chopra's throw of 86.48m had made him the first Indian athlete to win a world title and incidentally also the first to set a world record at any level.
Neeraj Chopra sets World U-20 & senior national records with throw of 86.48m that wins gold at U-20 Worlds.
Vinesh Phogat will be making her Olympic debut. Her journey has been one of its kind -- from the thrilling rise to the spirited revival.
Dragged out of his comfort zone by Aussie Kerry Hope, Vijender Singh maintained his composure in 10-rounder to bag WBO Asia Pacific title.
Sports psychologists say the phenomenon is not uncommon especially for strength athletes.
A more cynical mind though would accept that Vijender Singh is the overwhelming favourite to win the fight.
Vijender Singh has to let Kerry Hope reach out for him while leaving himself open for counters and use Hope's own momentum against him.