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Feb 19, 2017
Mo Farah closes out indoor track career by setting new European record at British Grand PrixMo Farah marked his final race indoors by winning the 5,000 metres at the Birmingham Grand Prix on Saturday in a new European record time of 13 minutes 9.16 seconds.
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.
Oct 19, 2016
Russia’s weightlifter Apti Aukhadov stripped of Olympics medal after failing dope re-testRussia's Apti Aukhadov was stripped of the men's weightlifting silver medal he won in the 85 kg category at the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for banned substances in re-tests of samples, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said.
Aug 22, 2016
Humans of Olympics: Meet Steve M Morris, the London 2012 volunteer who continued his work in RioMorris had volunteered for the London 2012 Olympics for the first time in his life and had enjoyed it thoroughly, so he decided to go back in Rio.
Aug 21, 2016
Rio 2016: Britain's Nicola Adams makes history, becomes first woman to retain Olympic boxing titleArray
Aug 15, 2016
Humans of Olympics: Meet Seema Punia's spouse Anil, who's at Rio to support her dreamAnil Punia has supported his wife Seema Punia through Athens 2004 and London 2012 and is now here to lend moral and psychological support to the discus thrower so that she can improve further.
Aug 14, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Andy Murray to face Juan Martin del Potro for historic repeat gold in tennisArray
Aug 05, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Shiva Thapa, Manoj Kumar face tough draw, India's boxing medal hopes hitA tough draw will put their grit to test when India begins its Olympic campaign, aiming to lift the gloom that pervades the sport back home owing to the long-standing administrative mess.
Aug 04, 2016
Rio 2016: Saudi Arabia's women contingent show ambition after 2012 London Olympics successSaudi Arabia's delegation will include four women, an unprecedented number for a country where women's rights are severely restricted, at the Rio Olympics.
Jul 31, 2016
Watch: Indian archers seek redemption at Rio Olympics 2016 and move past London debacleIndia's best hope will rest on the women's team event which will see archers Deepika Kumari, Laishram Bombayla Devi and Laxmi Rani Majhi lining up together.