10 Nov 2014
Chandigarh: Punjab Government will on Tuesday honour its state athletes who have brought laurels to the nation by winning medals at the Incheon Asian Games and Glasgow Commonwealth games.
14 Oct 2014
London: The preference for a high carbohydrate diet and acidic sports drinks during training and performance may explain the prevalence of poor dental health among athletes, says a study.
12 Nov 2014
London: London is the best place in the world to live in, leading NRI industrialist Gopichand P Hinduja hassaid that after travelling around the globe, he found "home" in the British capital.
24 Oct 2014
New York: Forget energy drinks, athletes may now rely on a more organic drink to enhance their performance beetroot juice. In addition to improving athletic performance, research also found that beetroot juice can improve the quality of life for heart patients.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The country's only individual Olympic gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra, has been elected chairman of International Shooting Sport Federation's (ISSF) Athletes Committee, becoming the first Indian to receive the honour.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Taking exception to top Indian tennis players who were reluctant to compete in the recent Asian Games, the Sports Ministry on Wednesday said individual players will be able to avail grants from it only if they undertake to be available for India whenever called upon.
20 Oct 2014
Incheon: India opened their gold medal account with two track and field athletes bagging the yellow metal in a haul of six medals on the second day of competitions at the Para Asian Games here on Monday.
01 Nov 2014
Paris: Big serving Milos Raonic upset world number two Roger Federer 7-6 (7/4), 7-5 to make the Paris Masters semi-finals here and stay alive in the race to reach the World Tour Finals.
09 Jul 2012
The selection committee of the Athletics Federation of India on Monday met in New Delhi and decided to recommend all the 14 athletes who have qualified for the Olympics for their participation in the London Games.
11 Jun 2012
Training in a bullet-riddled stadium where the remains of a rocket propelled grenade lies discarded on the track's edge counts as progress for Somali Olympic hopeful Mohamed Hassan Mohamed.