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Watch out Rio Olympics Michael Phelps returns to winning ways

Aug 25, 2014

Watch out Rio Olympics Michael Phelps returns to winning ways

But significantly, it was the manner of Phelps's improvement throughout the four days of the Pan Pacs meet that made a lasting impression. #Sports #NewsTracker #Michael Phelps #Swimming #Missy Franklin #Katie Ledecky #Rio Olympics #2016 rio olympics #100m freestyle #Pan pacific championship
Syringes confiscated from the rooms of Indian athletes at CWG 2014 Report

Aug 12, 2014

Syringes confiscated from the rooms of Indian athletes at CWG 2014 Report

According to the report, the Village housekeeping staff confiscated syringes and needles on three occasions - at first in a para athlete's room, then in a lounge and the third time in the Wrestler's room. #Sports #India #International Olympic Committee #athletes #Raj Singh #CWG 2014 #Commonwealth Games 2014 #Syringes
Japan urge athletes to keep low profile at China Youth Olympics for fear of safety

Aug 11, 2014

Japan urge athletes to keep low profile at China Youth Olympics for fear of safety

The teenage athletes will also be encouraged to don facemasks to protect themselves from China's notoriously bad air pollution. #China #Japan #Youth Olympics #Nanjing
Phelps makes US team for Pan Pacific, moves one step closer to Rio dream

Aug 11, 2014

Phelps makes US team for Pan Pacific, moves one step closer to Rio dream

Phelps' qualification for the Aug. 21-24 championships on Australia's Gold Coast has also earned the winner of 18 Olympic gold medals a ticket to next year's world championships in Kazan, Russia. #Sports #NewsTracker #Michael Phelps #Swimming #Missy Franklin #Katie Ledecky #Rio Olympics #100m freestyle #Pan pacific championship
Ignored by UP government, star shooter Jitu Rai mulls migrating to Haryana, Punjab

Aug 08, 2014

Ignored by UP government, star shooter Jitu Rai mulls migrating to Haryana, Punjab

The shooter is now looking forward to the World Championships, to be held in Granada, Spain, from September 6. The tournament assumes significance as 64 quota places for the 2016 Rio Olympics will be up for grabs. #ThatsJustWrong #CWG 2014 #Commonwealth Games 2014 #shooter Jitu Rai #pistol shooting event #Rio Olympics 2016 #World Shooting championships
CWG 2014 IOA Gen Secretary, wrestling referee to appear in Glasgow court today

Aug 04, 2014

CWG 2014 IOA Gen Secretary, wrestling referee to appear in Glasgow court today

Two Indian officials, IOA General secretary Rajiv Mehta and wrestling referee Virender Malik who were arrested in Glasgow in two separate incidents, are scheduled to be produced before courts today. #Sports #Indian Olympic Association #Glasgow #Rajiv Mehta #Commonwealth Games 2014 #Indian officials #Virendra Malik
CWG 2014 IOA General Secretary, wrestling referee arrested in Glasgow

Aug 04, 2014

CWG 2014 IOA General Secretary, wrestling referee arrested in Glasgow

Two Indian officials, who are a part of the Commonwealth Games contingent, have been arrested on charges of assault in Glasgow, media reports said today. #Sports #Indian Olympic Association #Breaking #Glasgow #Rajiv Mehta #Commonwealth Games 2014 #Indian officials #Virendra Malik
Basketball FIBA to review 'discriminatory' ban on headgear

Jul 26, 2014

Basketball FIBA to review 'discriminatory' ban on headgear

Trying to douse the hurt sentiments of Sikh and Muslim players, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is ready to review its rule which prevents cagers from wearing headgear for religious reasons. #India #China #basketball #Wuhan #FIBA #FIBA Asia Cup #Amritpal Singh #Amjyot Singh #Sikh players #Scott Fleming #United States Olympic Committee #USOC
Dravid, Gopichand on govt committee to identify Olympic medal hopefuls

Jul 25, 2014

Dravid, Gopichand on govt committee to identify Olympic medal hopefuls

Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" which will include Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others. #India #NewsTracker #Pullela Gopichand #Rahul Dravid #Abhinav Bindra #2020 Olympics #2016 Olympics #National Sports Development fund #Olympics medals
Glasgow 2014 to be Abhinav Bindra's last Commonwealth Games

Jul 25, 2014

Glasgow 2014 to be Abhinav Bindra's last Commonwealth Games

India's lone individual gold medallist in Olympics, Abhinav Bindra today said the ongoing Commonwealth Games will be his last appearance at the multi-sport extravaganza. #Sports #Shooting #Abhinav Bindra #CWG 2014 #Commonwealth Games 2014 #Beijing Olympics in 2008