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London olympics - Total results - 229
Jun 12, 2017
Saina Nehwal to play in her first US Open, BAI names squad for tournamentSaina Nehwal has won 23 Individual titles across the globe and will look to annex her first US Open title.
Jun 11, 2017
'Greatest track athlete' Usain Bolt key to keeping sport relevant, says IAAF President Sebastian CoeBolt, who won 8 Olympic gold medals and holds the World Record timings in 100 m, 200 m, and 4x100 m relay, will retire after the World Championship to be held in London in August 2017.
Jun 09, 2017
Surrey planning to redevelop The Oval to increase its capacityThe Oval currently has a capacity of 25,000 but Surrey plans to rebuild Bedser Stand and Laker-Lock Stand after the 2019 World Cup
Jun 05, 2017
Olympic great Michael Phelps joins board of Australian mental health companyMichael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, Monday joined the board of an Australian mental health company, a subject close to his heart after his struggles with depression and substance abuse.
May 26, 2017
Stephanie Rice's India dream: Swimming legend wants to mentor country's athletes to glory at OlympicsBeijing Olympics gold medallist Stephanie Rice talks to Firstpost about her special bond with India, wanting to help Indian athletes achieve glory, facing an identity crisis and never rethinking her move to retire early.
Mar 07, 2017
Nasser Al-Attiyah: An Olympic medallist and Dakar Rally champ who juggles between shooting and racingNasser Al-Attiyah has found common ground between shooting and rally driving, two wildly different sports, and found a way to be successful at both.
Feb 11, 2017
Russia's Mariya Savinova-Farnosova stripped of London Olympics 800m gold medal for dopingThe international sports tribunal on Friday stripped Russian runner Mariya Savinova-Farnosova of the London Olympics 800 metres gold medal and banned her until 2019 for doping.
Feb 01, 2017
Russia's women's relay team stripped off London 2012 silver medal for dopingRussia's 4x400m women's relay team was stripped of its London 2012 silver medal on Wednesday after the IOC named one of its athletes as a doping cheat.
Jan 13, 2017
China faces IWF doping ban after three Olympic gold-winning weightlifters test positiveThree Chinese women's weightlifting gold medallists at the 2008 Beijing Olympics were disqualified for doping on Thursday following a reanalysis of their drug tests, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said.
Dec 31, 2016
Andy Murray, Mo Farah set to receive knighthood after stellar achievementsWimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.