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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.
Oct 19, 2016
Tokyo 2020: Will South Korea host part of Olympic Games? IOC dodges questionsInternational Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach on Wednesday dodged questions over reports some Tokyo 2020 events could be held in South Korea, a move which would further embarrass beleaguered Games organisers.
Sep 04, 2016
Abhinav Bindra sets focus on Indian shooting's future at farewell organised by NRAIHeading the five-member review committee to probe the shooters’ Rio Olympics debacle, Abhinav Bindra on Sunday said his sole interest lies in paving the way to a better future rather than looking back into the past.
Aug 22, 2016
India's preparations for Tokyo Olympics 2020 need to start now: sports minister Vijay GoelSports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday emphasised on the need to start preparing for 2020 Tokyo Games from now itself after the country managed a disappointing two medals from the just-concluded Rio Olympics despite fielding its biggest-ever contingent of 100-plus athletes.