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Rio Olympics

Deepika Kumari fails at big stage again

At the Rio Olympics she had made an early exit though she entered the biggest sporting event as world number one.

24 Aug 2018 6:57 AM

Malik’s date with Gold

The Para Athlete who has spent years in Mumbai and Pune eyes a gold at Para Asian Games.

30 Jul 2018 12:19 AM

‘Have to make playing semis, final a habit’

The 29-year-old is known to sing songs on the field under pressure and is the team’s go-to-man in crisis situations.

21 May 2018 12:51 AM

Hockey: Change of guard: Sreejesh given captaincy

During his eight-month rehabilitation period, he had mentored the junior goalkeepers and also worked with the Junior World Cup team.

28 Apr 2018 2:32 AM

Commonwealth Games: Vinesh, Sumit add to gold rush

But she gathered herself after the setback to defeat New Zealand’s Tayla Ford 6-5 in a close bout to avoid going without a medal.

15 Apr 2018 2:25 AM


Badminton Worlds: Gold slips from PV Sindhu’s hands

Okuhara beats Indian in heart-wrenching final to become first Japanese to clinch title.

28 Aug 2017 1:10 AM

Battle mosquitoes vigorously

Mosquito-borne diseases like malaria, dengue and chikungunya have taken more lives than other forms of pestilence.

29 May 2017 12:40 AM

Tintu doing well despite limitations, says PT Usha

In the 2013 World Championship in Moscow, she only competed in the 4x400m relay and was part of the team that finished 15th.

15 May 2017 12:14 AM

Samriddhi Ghosh hopes to emulate Dipa Karmakar

Russian star Margarita Mamun, the all-round champion in rhythmic gymnastics at the 2016 Rio Olympics, is among Ghosh’s role models.

23 Apr 2017 12:37 AM

‘Perfectionist’ Ovtcharov carves out niche in TT world

The sport runs in his genes as he was born to Mikhail, who won the national championship in the erstwhile Soviet Union in 1982.

19 Mar 2017 6:25 AM


Juniors must be groomed at right time, says Oltmans

Oltmans signalled it was the beginning of the end for experienced drag-flicker V.R. Raghunath.

17 Mar 2017 2:46 AM

PV Sindhu to take up job of Deputy Collector

Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu has accepted the Andhra Pradesh government's job offer of Deputy Collector.

24 Feb 2017 3:50 PM

Table Tennis: Manika Batra targets India Open glory

Manika is seeded 10th at the India Open, the highest among the home-based girls, and is also the lone Indian in the top 100.

15 Feb 2017 2:05 AM

Sticking with the drag, flick!

The Punjabi hockey player who used to farm, is now raring to go.

05 Feb 2017 12:53 AM

Syed Modi GP Gold: Fit-again Kidambi Srikanth eyes title

My ankle is fine and my body is also totally fine, says Kidambi Srikanth.

24 Jan 2017 5:12 AM


Dipa Karmakar's contribution to Indian sports is remarkable: Rio champ Simone Biles

With 19 Olympic and World Championship medals against her name, the teenage sensation admitted that she’s living the dream.

20 Jan 2017 5:27 PM

PWL season 2: Sandeep Tomar stuns Rio Olympics champion

It was the bout of the tournament with Tomar catching the Russian off-guard with his movement and defence.

18 Jan 2017 12:43 AM

Leh marathoners out to beat the odds

Kavita Raut who was a regular here in the half marathon has also not come here.

15 Jan 2017 12:19 AM

Wrestler Narsingh Yadav tells CBI of doping plot

CBI is preparing to seek clarifications from Sports Authority of India officials.

14 Jan 2017 1:40 AM

PWL Season 2: Royals edge past Maharathi

Mumbai skipper and 2016 Olympics champion Erica Wiebe help Mumbai draw level.

07 Jan 2017 12:14 AM