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'Sach' a boost: Sachin Tendulkar warms Rio-bound Indian wrestlers after special meet

May 23, 2016

'Sach' a boost: Sachin Tendulkar warms Rio-bound Indian wrestlers after special meet

Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has met the Olympic-bound Indian wrestling contingent at a city hotel in New Delhi and boosted the athletes' confidence ahead of the mega event in August. #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #SportsTracker #Wrestling #Narsingh Yadav #Babita Kumari #Rio 2016 #2016 Olympics #2016 rio olympics #Sakshi Malik #Kuldeep Singh #Hardeep #Ravinder Khatri #Vinesh Phogat
WFI back-tracking from its promise of conducting a trial before Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar

May 21, 2016

WFI back-tracking from its promise of conducting a trial before Rio Olympics: Sushil Kumar

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar on Saturday said that the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has gone back on its words to conduct a trial in men's 74kg freestyle category before the Rio Games to decide who between him and Narsingh Yadav was better. #Delhi High Court #Olympics #World Championships #Sushil Kumar #IOA #SportsTracker #Wrestling #Narsingh Yadav #Rio 2016 #2016 Olympics #Wrestling Federation of India #WFI
Sushil Kumar not yet out of Rio Olympics: Wrestling Federation clarifies over probables list

May 12, 2016

Sushil Kumar not yet out of Rio Olympics: Wrestling Federation clarifies over probables list

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Thursday denied sending any list of Olympic probables, sans Sushil Kumar, to the Indian Olympic Association, insisting that the two-time medallist is not yet out of contention for the Rio Games. #Sushil Kumar #IOA #Narsingh Yadav #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Wrestling Federation of India #Rio Olympics 2016 #Probables list
Not approached to be Rio Olympics goodwill ambassador, says AR Rahman

May 10, 2016

Not approached to be Rio Olympics goodwill ambassador, says AR Rahman

Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman says he hasn't been personally approached by Indian Olympic Association to be the brand ambassador for the contingent going to Rio Olympics #Salman Khan #Olympics #A.R. Rahman #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #SportsTracker #Rio 2016 #2016 Olympics #2016 rio olympics
What's the role of a goodwill ambassador? IOA getting Sachin this late feels like a gimmick

May 05, 2016

What's the role of a goodwill ambassador? IOA getting Sachin this late feels like a gimmick

The Rio Olympics is just 90 days away, and the IOA is now talking of “building up a sporting culture in this country.” Getting in Sachin Tendulkar this late feels like a gimmick. #Salman Khan #India #Sachin Tendulkar #Abhinav Bindra #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics #Goodwill Ambassador
Well played, Sachin: Tendulkar's reply to IOA shows he's the messenger, not the message

May 05, 2016

Well played, Sachin: Tendulkar's reply to IOA shows he's the messenger, not the message

Sachin Tendulkar affirms his admiration and respect for India’s athletes, expresses what he is willing to do to support them, while also firmly indicating that he should remain the background. #Salman Khan #Sachin Tendulkar #ConnectTheDots #Olympics #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #Sarita Devi #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016
Sachin to the rescue: After Salman controversy, IOA ropes in Tendulkar as Rio Olympics ambassador

May 04, 2016

Sachin to the rescue: After Salman controversy, IOA ropes in Tendulkar as Rio Olympics ambassador

Retired India cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has accepted the Indian Olympic Association's invitation to take on the role of the Goodwill Ambassador for the Indian contingent to the Rio Olympics. #Salman Khan #India #Sachin Tendulkar #AR Rahman #Abhinav Bindra #IOA #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics #Goodwill Ambassador
After Salman furore, IOA appoints Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra as goodwill ambassador

Apr 30, 2016

After Salman furore, IOA appoints Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra as goodwill ambassador

After the uproar over Salman Khan's appointment as the good will ambassador for the Rio 2016 Olympics, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has now roped in shooter and 2008 Olympic gold-medalist Abhinav Bindra as well. #Salman Khan #Sachin Tendulkar #AR Rahman #Abhinav Bindra #IOA #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics 2016
Damage limitation? IOA asks Tendulkar, Rahman to be Rio ambassadors, Yogeshwar welcomes decision

Apr 29, 2016

Damage limitation? IOA asks Tendulkar, Rahman to be Rio ambassadors, Yogeshwar welcomes decision

Drawing flak for naming Salman Khan as the Indian Olympic contingent's goodwill ambassador, the IOA has now approached cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and Oscar-winning music composer A R Rahman to take up the same role along side the controversial Bollywood star. #Salman Khan #Sachin Tendulkar #Olympics #A.R. Rahman #IOA #Milkha Singh #Yogeshwar Dutt #Olympics 2016 #Tarlochan Singh