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When a 'pizza pole' helped Abhinav Bindra clinch gold in 2008 Olympics

Jun 27, 2016

When a 'pizza pole' helped Abhinav Bindra clinch gold in 2008 Olympics

Abhinav Bindra's quest to overcome fear saw him climb a 40-feet high 'pizza pole' which led him to win a historic gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. #Abhinav Bindra #2012 London Olympics #2008 Beijing Olympics #Rajyavardhan Rathore #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics #Rio Olympics 2016 #My Olympic Journey #Digvijay Singh Deo #Amit Bose
Rio calling: Manoj Kumar becomes second Indian boxer to qualify for 2016 Olympics

Jun 23, 2016

Rio calling: Manoj Kumar becomes second Indian boxer to qualify for 2016 Olympics

Former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Manoj Kumar (64kg) on Thursday became the second Indian boxer to qualify for the Olympic Games after advancing to the semifinals of the AIBA World Qualifying Tournament in Baku. #Boxing #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Manoj Kumar #Shiva Thapa #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Gurbax Singh Sandhu #Rakhimov Shavkatdzhon #Pat McCormack #Amzile Hassan
Rio is an ideal place to showcase my game: Hard-working Saina Nehwal targets gold at 2016 Olympics

Jun 22, 2016

Rio is an ideal place to showcase my game: Hard-working Saina Nehwal targets gold at 2016 Olympics

Saina Nehwal eschews the "natural talent" tag thrust upon her by Indian media and says only hard graft and good coaching have given her the chance to turn the Olympic badminton bronze she won four years ago in London into gold at the Rio Games. #Badminton #Saina Nehwal #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #SportsTracker #Australian Open #Wang Yihan #Rio 2016 #Ratchanok Intanon #2016 Olympics #Dane Tine Baun
Rohan Bopanna and I remain India's best bet at 2016 Rio Olympics, says Leander Paes

Jun 08, 2016

Rohan Bopanna and I remain India's best bet at 2016 Rio Olympics, says Leander Paes

His participation at the Rio Olympics still shrouded in suspense, veteran Indian tennis star Leander Paes does not want another acrimonious build up to the Games, hoping that India will send its "best" team to the quadrennial extravaganza. #India #Tennis #French Open #Leander Paes #Mahesh Bhupathi #Sania Mirza #Rohan Bopanna #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Sanjay Singh #Martina Navratilova #AITA #2016 Olympics #2016 rio olympics #Mohammed Ali
Eight athletes in 2012 Olympics tested positive after retests, says Russia

May 28, 2016

Eight athletes in 2012 Olympics tested positive after retests, says Russia

Russia's Olympic Committee (ROC) said on Saturday that eight of its athletes in the 2012 London Olympics had been found positive for doping in new tests of their samples given during the Games. #Russia #2012 London Olympics #International Olympic Committee #SportsTracker #2008 Beijing Olympics #Russian Olympic Committee
The man to beat: Olympic champions Kirani James breaks Drake record in 400 meters

Apr 30, 2016

The man to beat: Olympic champions Kirani James breaks Drake record in 400 meters

Kirani James let the rest of the world know that he's still the man to beat in the 400 meters. The defending Olympic champion broke the Drake Relays record with a world-leading time of 44.08 seconds Friday. #2012 London Olympics #Kirani James #SportsTracker #2008 Beijing Olympics #Drake Relays #American LaShawn Merritt #Michael Tinsley #Jenny Simpson #Lorraine Ugen #Shawn Barber #Derek Drouin #Tia Brooks
Ashpal misused my social media accounts: Sardar Singh counters sexual harassment claims

Feb 04, 2016

Ashpal misused my social media accounts: Sardar Singh counters sexual harassment claims

A day after a British hockey player - Ashpal Kaur Bhogal - alleged sexual harassment charges against Sardar Singh, the Indian hockey captain has come out and said that the allegations against him were baseless. He, in turn, alleged that the woman had misused his social media accounts. #NewsTracker #hockey #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Sardar Singh #Sexual harassment case #Ashpal Kaur Bhogal
'Sardar Singh told me I wouldn't get justice': British woman files FIR against Indian hockey captain

Feb 04, 2016

'Sardar Singh told me I wouldn't get justice': British woman files FIR against Indian hockey captain

After Sardar Singh was accused of sexual harassment by Ashpal Kaur Bhogal, a British hockey player, said to be his fiancée. However, the Indian hockey captain has denied the charges and, according to IANS, even the engagement. #NewsTracker #hockey #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Sardar Singh #Delhi Commission for Women #Sexual harassment case #DCW #Ashpal Kaur Bhogal
Indian Hockey player Gurbaj Singh faces disciplinary action for 'misbehaviour'

Jul 24, 2015

Indian Hockey player Gurbaj Singh faces disciplinary action for 'misbehaviour'

Senior India player Gurbaj Singh is in serious trouble as the Special Committee of Hockey India (HI) has recommended disciplinary action against him for "misbehaviour and creating disharmony within the team". #2012 London Olympics #SportsTracker #Indian Hockey #Gurbaj Singh #Special Committee of Hockey India
Discuss thrower Krishna Poonia to get her 2012 Olympics sixth-place finish certificate

Jun 16, 2015

Discuss thrower Krishna Poonia to get her 2012 Olympics sixth-place finish certificate

Krishna Poonia will get her sixth-place finish diploma at the 2012 London Olympics women's discus throw final soon as the International Olympic Committee has written to the IOA in this regard. #Sports #NewsTracker #IOC #Krishna Poonia #2012 London Olympics #IOA #Discus Throw