05 Feb 2016
Paris: Maria Sharapova attempts to remain on course for the Rio Olympics when Russia take on the Netherlands in the Fed Cup this weekend even if she courts controversy by not actually playing.
04 Feb 2016
Rio de Janeiro: It may be Olympic year in Rio de Janeiro, but economic crisis means there's not much gold for cash-strapped organizers of a Games-themed parade at this week's carnival.
28 Jan 2016
New Delhi: India's top pistol shooter Heena Sidhu yesterday secured an Olympic quota for the country after she led from start to finish and claimed the gold medal in women's 10-m air pistol on day one of competition at the Asia Olympic Qualifiers for Shooting here.
14 Jan 2016
Tokyo: Tokyo 2020 organizers today advocated making their Olympic medals out of recycled metals in an effort to give an environmentally sustainable hue to the Games.
09 Jan 2016
The Hague: Dutch 1984 Olympic discus gold medalist Ria Stalman admitted to taking anabolic steroids to enhance her performance, 31 years after triumphing at the Los Angeles Games.
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.
05 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The arrival of new year has brought with it the excitement of witnessing Olympic, the biggest athletic event in the world. Held once in every four years, this competition will be organized in Rio de Janeiro this year.
05 Jan 2016
Rio De Janeiro: The track and field stadium for this year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics was without power yesterday with the city hall and Rio football club Botafogo blaming each other for unpaid utility bills.