27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach on Monday laid to rest speculations about India's possible bid for 2024 Olympics, saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not propose it in their meeting here.
27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday sought the support of International Olympic Committee (IOC) in making India a hub of sports infrastructure and sports equipment manufacturing as its President Thomas Bach met him here.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Rubbishing reports that Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom could be barred from the trials for the Olympic qualifiers, Boxing India on Thursday said the veteran is not under any compulsion to attend the national camp and has been granted permission to train individually.
25 Apr 2015
New Delhi: International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrives here on Sunday for his one-day whirlwind visit and is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to discuss ways to take Indian sports forward amid speculation that the country might bid for 2024 Olympics.
24 Apr 2015
Wuhan (China): The Indian challenge at the $200,000 Badminton Asia Championships came to an end following the women's singles quarterfinal losses of Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu here on Friday.
20 Apr 2015
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's Olympic long-jump gold medallist Maurren Maggi has announced she will retire at the end of the year.The 38-year-old said injuries and poor form had forced her to abort her dream of competing at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, reports Xinhua.
11 Apr 2015
New Delhi: As part its grassroots programme, Indian Super League (ISL) football franchise Delhi Dynamos on Saturday held open trials for children in the age group 11-13 from April 11 onwards.
23 Apr 2015
Wuhan (China): World No. 1 Saina Nehwal started her campaign with a hard-fought win, while P V Sindhu too continued her rampaging run but it was curtains for top men's shuttler Parupalli Kashyap at the USD 200,000 Badminton Asia Championship here on Thursday.
19 Apr 2015
Far Hills: Gil Hanse designed the course that will stage the return of golf to the Olympics in 2016 for the first time in 112 years and knows the stakes are high for the sport.
21 Apr 2015
Mumbai: With an eye on the 2020 Olympic Games, seven young Indian swimmers have reached South Africa to train under renowned coach Graham Hill as part of the JSW Sports Excellence Programme.