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Sarita and Devendro's losses remind us that fixing and boxing go hand in glove

Oct 01, 2014

Sarita and Devendro's losses remind us that fixing and boxing go hand in glove

In September 2011, the BBC claimed to have uncovered a moneyforboxing gold deal between AIBA and Azerbaijan. #Sports #ThatsJustWrong #India #Boxing #South Korea #Olympic Games #Asian Games #Devendro Singh #AIBA #Incheon #L Sarita Devi
IOC adds antidiscrimination to host contract after Sochi backlash

Sep 25, 2014

IOC adds antidiscrimination to host contract after Sochi backlash

The International Olympic Committee sent a letter to the three candidates for the 2022 Winter Games specifying that the host city contract will include new wording on nondiscrimination. #ThingsWeLike #IOC #Olympics #discrimination #LGBT rights #Gay Rights #International Olympics Committee #Sochi Olympics
Abhinav Bindra's insane search for perfection should inspire all Indian athletes

Sep 24, 2014

Abhinav Bindra's insane search for perfection should inspire all Indian athletes

Binhdra has in his own manner, through trial and error, shown Indian shooters and Indian sportsmen the way ahead. #Sports #India #Shooting #Abhinav Bindra #Olympic Games #Asian Games 2014 #India at Asian Games 2014
Indian Olympic Association fined $10,000 for withdrawing teams from Asian Games

Sep 22, 2014

Indian Olympic Association fined $10,000 for withdrawing teams from Asian Games

Interestingly, the Indian contingents chef de mission and Athletics Federation of India president Adille Sumariwalla told PTI that he was not aware of any such development. #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #Rugby #Fine #Asian Games 2014 #India at Asian Games 2014
Asian Games OCA boss says 'different cultures' causes sex harassment

Sep 21, 2014

Asian Games OCA boss says 'different cultures' causes sex harassment

The OCA expelled Iran's equipment manager Amereh Ahmad for verbal harassment of a player at the Asian Games. #Sports #Asian Games #Sexual harassment #OCA #Olympic Council of Asia #Incheon #Asian Games 2014 #Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah

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Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

Jan 14, 2014

Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

I think it is time to lose the "Superpower vanity" we Indians have and get down to the business of getting our hands dirty doing real work. That is how you will convince the world that we are indeed worthy of that tag. Not by shouting from the rooftops. #Sports #India #China #Olympics #Olympic Games #LetterstoFP #2024 Olympic Games
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 07, 2013

'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Husband and manager, Ouler Kom talks about his wife Mary Kom, how they met, got married and the hardships she has suffered. #Delhi #Manipur #Olympics #Mary Kom #InHisEyes #National Games #Ouler Kom
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 30, 2014

Olympic legend Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps was arrested Tuesday in his home state of Maryland and charged with driving More..... #Maryland #Michael Phelps
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 30, 2014

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning in Maryland on a DUI charge, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority... #Maryland #Michael Phelps