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Dec 20, 2017
Inspired by Muhammad Ali, Mary Kom sets sights on Commonwealth, Olympic gold medalsShe is a five-time world champion, mother of three and member of parliament, but Indian boxer Mary Kom believes that at 35 there is plenty more glory in the ring to come.
Dec 01, 2017
Ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth says Chinese players must be scared of Indians after recent defeatsKidambi Srikanth, who has won four Super Series titles this year, feels that the Chinese players must be scared of the Indians who have beaten them consistently in recent times.
Nov 07, 2017
Tokyo Olympics 2020 budget slashed by $360 million by using temporary seats, changing construction methodsTokyo's Olympic planning officials have made the cuts by changing construction methods and installing cheaper temporary seats in some venues instead of permanent ones.
Sep 26, 2017
Injeti Srinivas says there are strong reasons behind Davinder Singh Kang's exclusion from TOPS listSports Secretary Injeti Srinivas on Tuesday made it clear that merit is the sole criteria for including individual athletes in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) and there were strong reasons behind javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang's exclusion from the list.
Jun 16, 2017
Tokyo 2020: McDonald’s ends 41-year sponsorship contract with Olympic Games three years earlyMcDonald's has supported the Olympics since the Montreal Games in 1976 and although the split takes place with immediate effect they will continue to be a sponsor at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
Jun 09, 2017
Olympics 2020: IOC approves mixed-gender events for Tokyo editionMixed triathlon will also appear at Tokyo for the first time, along with mixed 4x400m relay, mixed swimming, mixed team archery event and BMX freestyle.
Feb 22, 2017
India to host Combined World Cup for shooting in 2019The Combined World Cup, which will be a qualifying event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, will further boost India's profile as a global shooting destination.
Dec 12, 2016
Mary Kom announces intention to box for another three-four years; will give Tokyo 2020 a shotMC Mary Kom pulled no punches as the celebrated Indian boxer on Monday announced her intention to stretch her career by another "three-four" years and while the 2018 Asian and Commonwealth Games remain her "main focus", Tokyo Olympics, she said, is also not out of the radar yet.
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 09, 2016
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Medals to be made from recycled parts of old electronic productsMedals for the Tokyo Olympics will be made from old electronic products, organisers said, as they look to give the Games an environmentally friendly hue.