10 Nov 2015
Mumbai: India have a good chance to win medals in both men's doubles and mixed doubles events in next year's Rio Olympics, feels former tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi.
03 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Winning a medal in next year's Rio Olympics would be a dream come true, but if it did not happen it won't be the end of the world, said India's woman tennis star Sania Mirza today.
18 Nov 2015
Melbourne: Former world number one Adam Scott has dented Australia's hopes of a medal when golf returns to the Olympics at Rio next year, saying he is unlikely to make room for it in his schedule.
19 Nov 2015
Hyderabad: Former Navy Chief Arun Prakash today disapproved of military veterans protest move to return and burn medals against 'diluted' OROP scheme, and favoured other avenues like negotiating with government to push their demands or going to court.
16 Nov 2015
Rio de Janeiro: A top Brazilian security official has promised to 'guarantee absolute peace' at the Rio Olympics, despite safety fears after last week's massacre claimed by Islamist militants in Paris.
14 Nov 2015
Chennai: Attempts by war veterans to burn their medals as a protest to the 'One Rank, One Pension' (OROP) scheme is an insult to the nation and the armed forces, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said yesterday.
12 Nov 2015
Minneapolis: With more medals than any other Olympic athlete, Michael Phelps could simply see the 2016 Games in Brazil as a bonus.
24 Feb 2014
Moscow: Ballet, circus acts and the classics of Russian literature and music were at the heart of Sunday's Sochi Olympics closing ceremony, leaving Russia, which dominated the medals standings, with a sense of accomplishment.
12 Nov 2015
New Delhi: High drama ensued yesterday at Jantar Mantar here where two veterans tried to burn their medals in protest against the 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme announced by the government.
16 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Putting the onus squarely on the wrestling authorities whether he or star grappler Sushil Kumar should fly to the Rio Olympics after winning a quota place at the recent World Championships, Narsingh Yadav on Wednesday said he was very keen to win the bronze medal in Las Vegas.