24 Nov 2014
Lille: It's taken him 16 years as a pro, but Roger Federer finally has won all there is to win in tennis - well almost. All four Grand Slam titles - a record 17 in total - six ATP year-end titles, 23 Masters Series, Olympic gold and now the Davis Cup for Switzerland.
20 Nov 2014
Mumbai: After clinching an elusive gold medal at the Asian Games in Incheon, star woman boxer M C Mary Kom is confident of getting back into the ring next year by recovering from her current injuries and qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
19 Nov 2014
Lausanne (Switzerland): Breaking from the tradition of awarding the Olympics only to a single host city, the IOC is opening the door to possible wider bids, including bids from an entire country, joint bids from more than one city and even the possibility of events held in more than one country.
14 Nov 2014
Jeju (Korea): Incumbent Dr Ching-Kuo Wu was re-elected the International Boxing Association (AIBA) President for a third consecutive term. Dr Wu, an International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board member, was elected unopposed by delegates from the AIBA Congress which ended here on Friday.
07 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Provisional suspension may be keeping her out of the ring but L Sarita Devi's indomitable spirit remains intact and the Asian Games bronze-medallist boxer says she is fully focussed on making the cut for 2016 Olympic Games.
15 Nov 2014
Fuzhou, China: Olympic bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal and young shuttler K Srikanth stormed into thefinals of the women's and men's singles events respectively at the USD 700,000 China Open Super Series Premier here on Saturday.
31 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro has launched a tender for a 52 million-real (about USD 21.8 million) revamp of the city's 2016 Olympic athletics stadium.
02 Jul 2012
Yohan Blake set himself up as the man to beat in London with a stunning 200 meters victory, beating world record holder Usain Bolt for a second time in three days to bring the Jamaican Olympic trials to an explosive conclusion on Sunday.
01 Jul 2012
Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake cruised through their 200 metres semi-finals on Saturday to set up another rematch and an explosive finish to the Jamaican Olympic trials.
29 Jun 2012
Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake and Asafa Powell cruised through their 100 metres quarter-final heats with ease at the Jamaican Olympic trials on Thursday, to leave sprinting's big three on course for a tantalizing final.