Beijing Olympics

World Championship gold will give Sindhu belief to go all the way at Tokyo: Abhinav Bindra

World Championship gold will give Sindhu belief to go all the way at Tokyo: Abhinav Bindra

New Delhi: Beijing Olympics champion shooter Abhinav Bindra has lavished praise on P V Sindhu for her historic World Championship gold, s...Read More

Dopers must stop else athletics will die: Usain Bolt

Dopers must stop else athletics will die: Usain Bolt

London: Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, who prepares to race for the final time in his illustrious career, has issued a stern warning to hi...Read More

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‘Stuck to a coach I hated for 20 years’

New Delhi : He didn’t take any names but the reference to Indian cricket’s latest drama was hard to miss as India’s lone individual Olymp...Read More

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Akhil Kumar, Jitender Kumar to turn pro

New Delhi : Eight years after they made waves at the Beijing Olympics, two of Indian boxing’s most celebrated names — Akhil Kumar and Jit...Read More

Abhinav Bindra misses out on medal at Rio Olympics

Abhinav Bindra misses out on medal at Rio Olympics

Rio de Janeiro: Abhinav Bindra narrowly missed out on a medal after finishing fourth in the final of the men’s 10 metre air rifle final a...Read More

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31 caught in retests of Beijing Oly samples

London : In a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years, 31 athletes in six sports could be barred from competing in this year’s...Read More

Rahman on board as IOA goodwill ambassador

Rahman on board as IOA goodwill ambassador

 New Delhi: Music maestro A.R. Rahman on Thursday joined Bollywood star Salman Khan, batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and Beijing Olympics...Read More

Japanese gymnast Uchimura wins historic sixth World title

Japanese gymnast Uchimura wins historic sixth World title

Glasgow: Japan’s Kohei Uchimura has made history by winning a record sixth consecutive World title in the all-around men’s final at the G...Read More

Shooter  Abhinav Bindra quits TOP Committee

Shooter Abhinav Bindra quits TOP Committee

New Delhi : Shooter Abhinav Bindra has decided to quit the Target Olympic Podium Committee, which selects Olympic medal prospect Indian a...Read More

Beijing ready to carry out dope tests at athletics Worlds

Beijing ready to carry out dope tests at athletics Worlds

Beijing: China’s Anti-Doping Agency (CHINADA) is well prepared for the anti-doping programme at the upcoming athletics World Championship...Read More

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Govt names 45 athletes under TOP scheme

New Delhi: Led by Beijing Olympics gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra, there are 17 shooters from among 45 athletes, who have been selected by...Read More

IOC commissioners prepare to inspect Beijing’s 2022 bid

IOC commissioners prepare to inspect Beijing’s 2022 bid

Beijing:  An IOC evaluation commission began meetings in Beijing today in preparation for a five-day inspection of the city’s bid for the...Read More

Can food be safe at 2022 Olympics, if held in Beijing?

Can food be safe at 2022 Olympics, if held in Beijing?

Beijing: The idiom ‘Bread is the staff of life’ holds especially true for China — a country with infinite love for food.  As a candidate ...Read More

Beijing Olympics’ wrestling champion banned a year for missing dope tests

Beijing Olympics’ wrestling champion banned a year for missing dope tests

Paris: Steeve Guenot, the 2008 Olympic wrestling champion, has been banned for a year for missing doping tests, according to the French a...Read More

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