Rio 2016 olympics
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Rio 2016 olympics - Total results - 27
Aug 06, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Almaz Ayana scripts stunning 10,000m gold victory by 46 secondsOlympic champion Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia produced an extraordinary display in her first race of the season winning the world 10,000 metres title by almost a minute on Saturday.
Jul 30, 2017
FINA World Championships: Caeleb Dressel wants to avoid comparisons with 'greats' Mark Spitz, Michael PhelpsCaeleb Dressel says comparisons with US swim legends Michael Phelps and Mark Spitz are premature even though he stands on the verge of matching their historic feats.
Apr 09, 2017
At the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, why the Refugee Team represented a major triumphAt the 2016 Rio summer Olympics, apart from all the stories about sporting prowess, achievement, talent, struggle, victory and loss, the refugee team's was one that was perhaps the most remarkable yet
Nov 09, 2016
Rio 2016 gold-medallist Erica Wiebe to participate in Pro Wrestling LeagueOlympic gold-medallist Erica Wiebe (75kg) has confirmed participation in the Pro Wrestling League's second season.
Sep 29, 2016
Three Olympic boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting during Rio 2016The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday it had handed "severe reprimands" to three boxers for betting on fights at the Rio Games, two of them Irish.
Sep 28, 2016
Saina Nehwal's recovery from knee injury going smoothly, aims to return by October endHer recovery from a knee injury going ahead smoothly, India's star shuttler Saina Nehwal is hoping to return to the courts by the end of next month.
Aug 30, 2016
Railway Ministry denies reports on hockey players’ travails, says they didn’t travel on train floorThe Ministry of Railways has reacted to reports of four Indian women's hockey team players being asked to sit on the floor of a train by the TTE.
Aug 23, 2016
PV Sindhu in Andhra Pradesh after Telangana celebration, to be felicitated by Chandrababu NaiduOlympic silver medalist P V Sindhu on Tuesday reached Vijayawada to a grand welcome. She is set to be felicitated by CM N Chandrababu Naidu.
Aug 23, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Cate Campbell reveals hernia problem, says performances weren't affectedAustralia's 100m freestyle world record holder and gold medal hope Cate Campbell went into the Olympics with a painful hernia, a report said Tuesday.
Aug 21, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Thanackal Gopi, Kheta Ram clock personal best to finish 25th, 26th in marathonThanackal Gopi and Kheta Ram put up an inspired show and clocked their personal best timings to finish 25th and 26th respectively in the men's marathon.