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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.
Nov 29, 2016
Prakash Padukone hails PV Sindhu's China Open win as 'great', backs Saina Nehwal to bounce backDescribing P V Sindhu's triumph in the China Open Super Series Premier women's singles recently as a "great achievement", badminton legend Prakash Padukone expressed the hope that the lanky Hyderabad girl will continue to make waves next year also.
Nov 22, 2016
Kei Nishikori happy with ‘best year’ but targets big tournaments next seasonKei Nishikori has set his sights on making a Grand Slam breakthrough in 2017 after the Japanese world number five concluded a successful season in which he claimed one ATP Tour title, an Olympic medal and recorded a career-high 58 wins.
Nov 21, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Swimming pools won't have same problems as Rio, assures FINA headThe new aquatics centre being built for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will experience none of the problems faced at this year's Rio Games, FINA president said on Monday.
Nov 21, 2016
Vijay Goel congratulates PV Sindhu on winning China Open, underlines India's good show in the competitionSports Minister Vijay Goel has congratulated Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu for winning her first Super Series Premier title at the China Open badminton tournament
Nov 16, 2016
Saina Nehwal 'quite satisfied' with China Open performance despite opening round lossSaina Nehwal's comeback may have ended with a gruelling opening round loss at the China Super Series Premier in Fuzhou but the London Olympics bronze medallist said she was satisfied with the way she played.