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Feb 05, 2017
Nitro Athletics: Usain Bolt leads his All-Stars team to victory on opening night of inaugural meetThe world's fastest man Usain Bolt led his Bolt All-Stars to victory on the opening night of the inaugural Nitro Athletics teams event in Melbourne on Saturday.
Jan 30, 2017
Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia overwhelmed to have found a 'fan' in Abhinav BindraIndia's only para-athlete to win two Paralympics gold medals, Devendra Jhajharia is overwhelmed to have found a 'fan' in country's Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra, which he feels would have motivated him to go for his second yellow metal at the upcoming World Championships.
Jul 25, 2016
Road to Rio: Will Ankit Sharma, ignored at Asiad, find redemption at Olympics?The current Indian national record holder in long jump, Ankit Sharma, will be competing in the Men's Long Jump event in Rio.
May 13, 2016
Can still beat everyone at Rio Olympics: Mike Powell announces comeback at 52Array
Feb 21, 2016
Twice as nice: India’s Mayookha Johnny wins a gold and silver at Asian Indoor Athletics ChampionshipsIndia's Mayookha Johny won her second medal -- a silver in women's triple jump -- to add to her gold in long jump on the second day of Asian Indoor Athletics Championships in Doha.
May 22, 2014
Should doping be made legal in athletics? Carl Lewis weighs inThe playing field is never level — which brought us to ask Olympian of the Century Carl Lewis an extremely tough question — should the rules on doping in athletics be relaxed?
May 21, 2014
Carl Lewis on the secret to running faster and betterIt’s the real conundrum, right? Whether you’re an athlete, footballer, cricketer, rugby player, tennis player or a basketball player — the one thing that sportspersons are always pushing themselves to get is fast.
Jan 14, 2014
For Anju George, winning gold is a case of better late than neverInternational governing body IAAF upgraded her second place finish at the 2005 Monaco World Athletics Final to the top spot, following a dope violation by a Russian competitor Tatyana Kotova.
Jul 20, 2012
Long jumping for gold means aiming high, literallyThe best long jumpers are those who use their strength to exchange horizontal velocity, generated by their sprint to the take-off board, into the vertical variety.
Jul 04, 2011
Powell soared high on hard work, not dopePowell blames the coaches for exposing sportspersons to doping. "Doping can never be good...it never is.''