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Mar 27, 2017
Mary Kom aims to make a comeback at Asian Boxing Championships in NovemberFive-time world champion and London Olympics bronze-medallist woman boxer MC Mary Kom is eyeing a comeback to the ring at this year's Asian championship in Vietnam before deciding her future course of action.
Mar 15, 2017
India may bid to host 2022 Commonwealth Games after organisers strip DurbanWith memories still fresh of the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, which were plagued by delays and corruption, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) said it was considering a repeat performance.
Mar 13, 2017
Commonwealth Games federation 'exploring alternative options' with Durban set to bow outThe head of the Commonwealth Games Federation said Monday the organisation was "actively exploring alternative options" to Durban as host of the 2022 Games after "key obligations" had not been met by the South African city.
Feb 09, 2017
Congress' outrage against Narendra Modi's 'raincoat' barb in Rajya Sabha is hypocritical and amusingCongress's righteous indignation over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'raincoat' jibe at Manmohan Singh would have been amusing had it not been patently tragic.
Feb 05, 2017
Indians need to adopt Chinese style of play rather than European, says national table tennis coachThe Indian table tennis scene is much more alive than it was seven years ago but at the top of the ladder, players need to unlearn the defensive European style and adopt an all-attacking Chinese approach, feels Italy's Massimo Costantini in his second stint as the foreign coach of the national team.
Feb 02, 2017
Usain Bolt dismisses talks of stretching career till 2018 Commonwealth GamesJamaican sprint great Usain Bolt has no plans to extend his career beyond this year's world championships in London and has ruled out a return to Australia for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Jan 10, 2017
IOA annuls appointments of scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala as life presidentsFacing a severe backlash for appointing scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Chautala as life presidents, IOA has been forced to revoke its decision.
Dec 28, 2016
Vinesh Phogat targets Asian Championships in May as her comeback tournamentVinesh Phogat is amused to find the kind of frenzy that 'Dangal' has created with more people now wanting to know about Mahavir Phogat and his wrestler daughters and niece.
Dec 28, 2016
Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala's appointment as IOA patrons shames Indian sportWith Suresh Kalmadi's appointment as IOA patron, it is clear that Indian sport is still grappling with problems of corruption and incestuous hegemony.
Dec 27, 2016
Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh Chautala made Life Presidents of Indian Olympic AssociationCommonwealth Games corruption scandal tainted Suresh Kalmadi was on Tuesday made the Life President of Indian Olympic Association in its Annual General Body Meeting in Chennai.