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Double Olympic Medallist PV Sindhu Believes ‘Everyone In The World Is Beatable, Nobody Is Weak’

Double Olympic Medallist PV Sindhu Believes ‘Everyone In The World Is Beatable, Nobody Is Weak’

PV Sindhu is one of the biggest badminton players India has ever produced, having won Olympic medals in 2016 and 2021.

06 May 2022
Neeraj Chopra's Village To Get Stadium, Announces Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Neeraj Chopra's Village To Get Stadium, Announces Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's village Khandra is in Panipat. He became the first Indian to win a gold medal in Olympic track and field.

02 May 2022

Badminton Asia Championships 2022: PV Sindhu Fumes At Umpires After Controversial Decision In Semifinal Loss

PV Sindhu was leading 14-11 in the second game when the Indian was handed a point penalty for taking too much time. Sindhu lost the game to Akane Yamaguchi .

Boris Becker Gets Prison Sentence For Hiding Assets In Bankruptcy

Boris Becker Gets Prison Sentence For Hiding Assets In Bankruptcy

Boris Becker was found to have transferred hundreds of thousands of pounds after his June 2017 bankruptcy from his business account to other accounts.

30 April 2022

Who Is Vedaant Madhavan - India's Latest Swimming Sensation

Born to actor R Madhavan and his wife Sarita Birje, Vedaant Madhavan is making all the right noises. Here's all about India's fast-rising swimmer.

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14 April 2022
Allyson Felix, USA Track And Field Legend, Announces Retirement At End Of 2022 Season   

Allyson Felix, USA Track And Field Legend, Announces Retirement At End Of 2022 Season   

Allyson Felix is the most decorated American track and field athlete of all time. She has won 11 Olympic medals, including seven gold. She also bagged 13 world...


29 March 2022
Asian Games 2022: World No.2 Deepika Kumari Fails To Make Archery Squad For First Time Since 2010

Asian Games 2022: World No.2 Deepika Kumari Fails To Make Archery Squad For First Time Since 2010

Deepika Kumari represented India at the Asian Games in 2010, 2014 and 2018, winning a team bronze in Guangzhou 12 years ago.


24 March 2022
Russian Olympic Athletes Face Backlash After Supporting President Vladimir Putin, Invasion Of Ukraine

Russian Olympic Athletes Face Backlash After Supporting President Vladimir Putin, Invasion Of Ukraine

Several athletes gathered on stage at the Luzhniki Stadium on Friday as part of the concert and entertainment program around Russia President Vladimir Putin.


18 March 2022
Russia-Ukraine War Forces 'Rebel' Belarusian Olympian Aliaksandra Herasimenia To Flee

Russia-Ukraine War Forces 'Rebel' Belarusian Olympian Aliaksandra Herasimenia To Flee

Aliaksandra Herasimenia, a strong critic of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, has escaped to Poland after Russia's War On Ukraine.


08 March 2022
Belgrade Indoor Meeting 2022:  Armand Duplantis, Olympic Champion, Breaks Own Pole Vault Record

Belgrade Indoor Meeting 2022: Armand Duplantis, Olympic Champion, Breaks Own Pole Vault Record

Pole Vaulter Armand Duplantis cleared 6.19m to break his own world record by 0.01m at the Belgrade Indoor Meeting 2022.


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05 March 2022
Marathon Will Be Held As Part Of Inaugural Kerala Olympics On May 1

Marathon Will Be Held As Part Of Inaugural Kerala Olympics On May 1

The release also said those who finish in fourth position will get Rs 15,000, while those in fifth and sixth position would get Rs 10,000 and Rs 5,000,...


02 March 2022
Beijing Winter Paralympics 2022: Russians, Belarusians To Compete As 'Neutral Athletes'

Beijing Winter Paralympics 2022: Russians, Belarusians To Compete As 'Neutral Athletes'

The International Paralympic Committee says the two countries can 'compete under the Paralympic flag and not be included in the medal table'.


28 February 2022
Ukraine Crisis: International Olympic Committee Urges All Sports To Ban Russia, Belarus

Ukraine Crisis: International Olympic Committee Urges All Sports To Ban Russia, Belarus

The IOC said it acted 'with a heavy heart' but the impact of war on Ukrainian sports outweighed the potential damage done to athletes from Russia and Belarus.


26 February 2022
Russia-Ukraine Crisis: IOC Urges Sports Bodies To Cancel Events In Russia, Belarus

Russia-Ukraine Crisis: IOC Urges Sports Bodies To Cancel Events In Russia, Belarus

Russia breached the Olympic Truce by invading Ukraine on Thursday, only four days after the closing ceremony of the Winter Games in Beijing.


25 February 2022
Singapore Weightlifting International 2022: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Books CWG Spot With 55Kg Gold

Singapore Weightlifting International 2022: Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Books CWG Spot With 55Kg Gold

Competing in the 55kg category for the first time, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu lifted 191kg (86kg+105kg). Australia's Jessica Sewastenko took silver.


21 February 2022
Would Adding Minimum Age Limit For Olympic Games Protect Youth Athletes From Doping?

Would Adding Minimum Age Limit For Olympic Games Protect Youth Athletes From Doping?

Concerns about youth doping were amplified at the Beijing Olympic Winter Games following the news that Kamila Valieva had tested positive for the banned...


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20 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 Concludes: Ending Safe But Odd Global Moment

Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 Concludes: Ending Safe But Odd Global Moment

The 2022 Winter Olympics were controversial from the moment the IOC awarded them to Beijing, the frequently snowless capital.


20 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: Outrage In Taiwan As Huang Yu-ting Trains In 'Chinese Suit,' PM Wants Athlete Punished

Beijing Winter Olympics: Outrage In Taiwan As Huang Yu-ting Trains In 'Chinese Suit,' PM Wants Athlete Punished

Symbols of the two sides are especially sensitive at a time when China's ruling Communist Party, which claims Taiwan as part of its territory.


19 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: Wind Creates Full-blown Mess On Penultimate Day

Beijing Winter Olympics: Wind Creates Full-blown Mess On Penultimate Day

With the Winter Games whipping toward their finish, Mother Nature swirled up something fierce in the mountains around Beijing on Friday.


19 February 2022
Beijing Games: Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr. Voted Back On IOC Executive Board

Beijing Games: Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr. Voted Back On IOC Executive Board

The move puts Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr. in a position for an expected run at the IOC presidency. His father was IOC president from 1980-2001.


19 February 2022
Mumbai To Host International Olympic Committee Session In 2023, PM Narendra Modi Elated

Mumbai To Host International Olympic Committee Session In 2023, PM Narendra Modi Elated

Out of 82 IOC members, 75 voted for Mumbai at the IOC Session 2022. The last time India hosted an IOC Session was back in 1983 in New Delhi.


18 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: IOC Boss Thomas Bach Slams Russian Skater Kamila Valieva's Entourage

Beijing Winter Olympics: IOC Boss Thomas Bach Slams Russian Skater Kamila Valieva's Entourage

Thomas Bach says it was 'chilling' to see on TV. Kamila Valieva, who has been at the center of a doping controversy, finished fourth overall.


19 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: Why Doping-tainted Kamila Valieva Was Allowed To Skate - CAS Explains

Beijing Winter Olympics: Why Doping-tainted Kamila Valieva Was Allowed To Skate - CAS Explains

Kamila Valieva's positive test for a heart medication was only revealed during the Olympics despite her urine sample arriving at the lab on Dec. 29.


18 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics: Kamila Valieva Tumbles Out; Canada Regain Women's Ice Hockey Gold

Beijing Winter Olympics: Kamila Valieva Tumbles Out; Canada Regain Women's Ice Hockey Gold

Heavily favored Russian teen Kamila Valieva fell twice and had two other big mistakes in her free skate on Thursday, dropping to fourth place.


17 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: Arif Khan Fails To Finish Men's Slalom Event

Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: Arif Khan Fails To Finish Men's Slalom Event

Mohammad Arif Khan was making his Winter Olympics debut. Only 52 of the 88 starters finished the first run and will compete again in Run 2.


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