02 Jul 2016
Kingston: Reigning Olympic and world 100-meter champion Usain Bolt withdrew from the Jamaican National Olympic Trials after 100m semi-finals with a torn hamstring that could keep him from defending gold at the Rio Olympics.
28 Jul 2016
Jamaica: Indian cricket team hit the nets at Sabina Park on Wednesday morning, hours after landing here, and followed a rigorous exercise to get used to the hot and humid conditions.
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.
27 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The first female gymnast to qualify the quadrennial event in Rio Olympics, Dipa Karmakar, expressed gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the announcement of setting up of Task Force for effective participation of Indian sports persons in the next three Olympic Games in 2020, 2024 and 2028 respectively. She has also expressed hope that sportspersons will make India proud by getting more medals in next Olympics games.
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.
23 Aug 2016
Washington: Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four sponsorship deals Monday, a major financial hit for the embattled gold medalist stemming from his spurious claim of being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, a story later discredited by Brazilian police.
21 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Swimmer Yusra Mardini, part of a team made up of refugees at the Rio Olympics, has thanked Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan for extending support to her and the team.
20 Aug 2016
New Delhi/ Rohtak: Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday announced Rs 1 crore as an award to Olympic medal winner wrestler Sakshi Malik.
26 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced at the meeting of the Council of Minister's on Friday that Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive action plan for effective participation of Indian sports persons in the next three Olympic Games in 2020, 2024 and 2028 respectively.