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Feb 17, 2015
India targetting ten-plus medals at Rio Olympics, says sports ministerThe country came up with its best show in the Olympic Games at London in 2012 grabbing six medals - two silver and four bronze.
Jan 27, 2015
Padma Bhushan a boost in preparation for Rio 2016, says wrestling coach Satpal"I am looking at at least 3-4 medals for my wrestlers at Rio 2016," he added.
Dec 22, 2014
Rio puts preparation on track for 2016 Olympic GamesInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates triggered a controversy in April when he described preparations for the Rio 2016 Games as the "worst" he had seen.
Nov 20, 2014
US Olympic Committee hails Rio 2016 'stunning' progressThe United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has lauded Rio's preparations for the 2016 Games, describing the progress made by local organisers as "stunning".
Apr 04, 2014
Rio 2016 my last shot at Olympic gold, says Lee Chong WeiThe Malaysian had planned to retire after the 2012 London Olympics but after failing to become Malaysia's first-ever gold medal in any sport, Lee decided to give himself one more shot at the Olympics.
Jan 04, 2014
2016 in mind, Leander Paes takes break from national dutyThe decision means that the 40-year-old player will not be available for the upcoming Davis Cup tie against Chinese Taipei later this month, the ties after that and the Asian Games.
Sep 20, 2013
Fans, sponsors may push Usain Bolt to race till 2017Bolt, 27, said it was still possible he could lower his world records from 9.58 seconds.
Sep 04, 2013
Usain Bolt plans to retire after 2016 OlympicsBolt said Wednesday he wants to win more gold in Rio, set another world record in the 200 meters next year, and perhaps win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.
Oct 09, 2012
England will not participate in football at Rio 2016: FAThis year, Team GB's football team also included Manchester United's Welsh midfielders Ryan Giggs and Craig Bellamy and reached the quarter-finals where they lost on penalties to South Korea.