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Dec 22, 2016
Kidambi Srikanth happy with Rio Olympics performance despite failure to win a medalHis excellent display in the Rio Olympic Games in August, where he became the second Indian male shuttler to reach the singles quarter finals, was termed as the high point of this year by world no. 15 Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday.
Dec 22, 2016
IOA, sports ministry treated us like servants in Rio, says top Indian golfer SSP ChawrasiaTop Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia has lashed out at the Indian Olympic Association and Sports ministry for not yet receiving the full amount of promised Rs 30 lakh earmarked as preparatory money for the Rio Olympics.
Dec 20, 2016
AIBA set to explore the possibility of mixed-gender World Championships in 2019The International Boxing Association (AIBA) is set to explore the possibility of mixed-gender World Championships at both the senior and youth levels, the first step to which would be bringing the events for men and women in the same year for the upcoming editions.
Dec 16, 2016
Pro Wrestling League 2 auctions: Olympic gold medallist Vladimer Khinchegashvili emerges as costliest buyBajrang Punia was signed for Rs 38 lakh by Delhi, while Rio Olympic gold medallist Vladimer Khinchegashvili emerged as the costliest buy of PWL-2 auctions.
Dec 15, 2016
Google India search queries in 2016 dominated by Rio Olympics and US electionsGoogle has released the recap of top-trending stories in 2016 which include the most important events, user interests, trends and developments in the country.
Dec 13, 2016
McLaren report: Emails show how Russian officials covered up mass dopingRussia's doping cover-up went far beyond the Olympics, according to a vast archive of emails released by a World Anti-Doping Agency investigator.
Dec 10, 2016
Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi gets two-year ban for doping after failing drug test at Rio Olympics 2016Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi has been banned for two years after failing a drug test at the Rio Olympics, the sport's governing body (FINA) said.
Dec 07, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016 was not perfect, but organisers exceeded expectations, says IOCThe Rio de Janeiro Olympics may not have been perfect but organisers exceeded expectations given the political and economic situation in the South American country, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Tuesday.
Dec 03, 2016
Usain Bolt says it is probably going to be hard to get the 200-meter world recordThe world's fastest man is slowing down. Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him.
Nov 30, 2016
IOC head Thomas Bach lauds Rio for Olympics 2016, tells Tokyo 'to show the way' in 2020The head of the IOC praised the Rio Games for overcoming significant difficulties, while urging 2020 host Tokyo to put its own stamp on the event.