21 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Saving India from what could have been possibly the most disastrous Olympics performance since 1992, three women athletes rose to the occasion and gave their countrymen reasons to feel proud and memories to cherish.
03 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Just days after Yogeshwar Dutt's London Olympics bronze was upgraded to silver, the star Indian wrestler's medal may now get converted into gold with champion Toghrul Asgarov also returning positive for banned substance, a media report said on Friday.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt confirms his 2012 London Olympics Bronze medal is upgraded to silver amid reports that the silver medallist from the 2012 Games, Besik Kudukhov of Russia has been stripped off his medal for using banned substance.
14 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: A lacklustre India squandered a one goal advantage to go down 1-3 to Belgium in the quarterfinals and crashed out of the men's hockey competition of the Rio Olympics, here today.
20 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: After two promising rounds, Indian teenage woman golfer Aditi Ashok performed poorly in the third and penultimate round by carding eight over 79 to lie tied 31st with a three round aggregate of two-over 215 in the Rio Olympics here.
08 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Star Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra's quest for a second Olympics medal ended in heartbreak as he missed a medal by a whisker in a tense shoot-off in the men's 10m air rifle event on the third day of competitions at the Rio Games here today.
19 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: PV Sindhu today said she is happy to win a silver in the women's singles badminton event after her gallant attempt to win a coveted gold for India ended in heart-break at the Rio Olympics here today.
21 Aug 2016
Rio De Janeiro: In Brazil it will be the Olympic moment everyone remembers. Not Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, not American swimmer Michael Phelps, not even Thiago Braz da Silva falling from the night sky as Brazil's surprise pole vault champion.
17 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: If the failure to open its account in the Rio Olympics medals tally wasn't enough, India's hopes were further dampened on Tuesday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) appealed in the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) against the clean chit to wrestler Narsingh Yadav.
18 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro:Ninth seed Indian badminton player PV Sindhu created history by becoming first Indian player to reach final of the women's singles in Olympic Games badminton. She thrashed her opponent Okuhara Nozomi of Japan 21-19, 21-10 in the semifinal to get closer to ending her Rio Olympics journey on a golden note.