12 Jun 2012
Maria Sharapova will be the Russian delegation's flag-bearer at next month's Olympic opening ceremony in London, Russia's tennis chief Shamil Tarpishchev said on Tuesday.
04 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: The most decorated Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps, will carry the US flag at the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Games on Friday.
04 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Dope scandals marred what was turning out to be a euphoric build-up but India's biggest ever contingent would nonetheless be eyeing a historic medal haul when the 31st Olympic Games, the first ever in South America, get underway with the opening ceremony here tomorrow.
01 Apr 2016
Mumbai: A glamour-filled opening ceremony, featuring Bollywood personalities and all-girl English pop band TBC, is in the offing for Season 9 of the Indian Premier League that starts here on April 9.
25 Jul 2012
Former England soccer captain David Beckham will play a cameo role in Friday's Olympic opening ceremony after he was left out of Britain's team for the Games.
23 May 2016
London: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and wife Gauri attended their elder son Aryan's graduation ceremony here in London.
06 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Archer Deepika Kumari expressed bewilderment after a dismal show during the women's team event where the Indian team finished a dejecting seventh in the qualification round of the Rio Olympics Games, here.
05 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Emblematic monuments and buildings in at least twelve countries such as Paris's Hotel de Ville, Brazil's Christ the Redeemer and Tokyo's Olympic Stadium have lit up with green and yellow colours to mark the eve of the 2016 Olympic Games opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro.
28 Jul 2012
A billion people across the globe turned on their TVs to watch the opening ceremony of the London Olympics live, but very few of them were in United States.
03 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: A short display of Brazilian culture, including their music and dance, greeted the Indian contingent at the formal welcome ceremony in the Games Village for the 31st Olympic Games here.