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Jul 23, 2017
Andy Roddick inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame, says he was lucky to play in the era of the 'Big Four'Roddick was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame with Belgian Kim Clijsters and Dutch Paralympic champion Monique Kalkman-van den Bosch.
Jul 15, 2017
Abhinav Bindra writes to Sports Ministry, suggests to set up helpline for touring Indian athletesIndian Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra gave a suggestion to the Sports Ministry to help athletes who are travelling abroad regularly to participate in global events.
Jul 14, 2017
Kanchanmala Pande case is another example of athletes provoking public sentiment with half-truthsIt is disturbing that Kanchanmala Pande succeeded in creating the impression that she was not only left for fend for herself but also had to ‘beg and borrow’ in an alien land.
Jun 27, 2017
WADA partially lifts ban on Russian anti-doping agency, allows it to 'plan and co-ordinate testing' of samplesThe World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced on Tuesday a decision to give the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) the right for planning and collecting of doping samples.
Jun 25, 2017
Russia rubbishes reports claiming 2014 World Cup squad was under FIFA investigation for dopingRussia was earlier accused by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) of running a state-sponsored operation across sports to aid and protect drug cheats.
Jun 06, 2017
Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu in a spot of bother after teen's deathThe 19-year-old, identified as Satish Kumar, was found dead near a railway track in Tamil Nadu's Salem district. He had hit the parked car of Mariyappan a day earlier, which led to the squabble.
Apr 02, 2017
Paralympian Deepa Malik calls for ending taboos around disability, equal opportunities for differently-abledTo achieve the dream of an accessible and inclusive India, it is important to provide its women and differently-abled with equal opportunities, paralympian Deepa Malik said.
Mar 31, 2017
Virat Kohli, Dipa Karmakar among sporting icons awarded with Padma ShriIndian cricket skipper Virat Kohli, Rio Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar were honoured with the Padma Shri by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday.
Mar 22, 2017
India's para athletes win eight medals, including three gold in IPC Athletics Grand PrixIndia's para athletes bagged eight medals, including three gold, in the 9th Fazza International IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai.
Feb 05, 2017
Sports Minister Vijay Goel lays foundation stone at India's first para athlete training centreSports Minister Vijay Goel on Sunday laid the foundation stone of the Center of Excellence for Para Sports in Gandhinagar, which will be the first-ever training facility in the country dedicated to para athletes.