16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a rather ambitious projection, Sports Authority of India (SAI) sees a record 100 plus athletes qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.
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.
13 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Indian athletes Muhammed Anas Yahiya and Ankit Sharma crashed out of thier respective events at the ongoing Rio Olympics here.
01 Aug 2016
London: Doping crisis and poor facilities might have shrouded Rio Olympics but it appears the inability to play artificial intelligence (AI)-based game Pokemon Go is bothering athletes the most.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: What happened at the 1500-meter race course at Rio Paralympics, 2016 will definitely change your outlook towards the differently abled athletes, and the comparisons which are made keeping in mind their bodily shortcomings.
04 Oct 2012
West Indies captain Darren Sammy on Thursday said that the performance of Caribbean athletes at the London Olympics "inspired them" to do well in the ongoing ICC World Twenty20.
13 Aug 2012
Following are some of the fun and memorable quotes from the London Olympics: "It's what I came here to do, I'm now a legend, " Usain Bolt said.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Athletes have not been spared the blame in Sports Authority of India's review of the country's ‘lacklustre’ Olympic performance even as it suggested a three-pronged strategy, including a thorough evaluation of coaches, for an improved performance in the 2020 Tokyo Games.
13 Aug 2012
The London Olympics have been proclaimed as the best Games ever by IOC president Jacques Rogge. That may sound impressive, but in reality it's a hollow accolade; bestowed upon any Olympics that manage to avoid the organisational calamity of Athens 2004 or Atlanta 1996.