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Dec 13, 2016
McLaren report: Emails show how Russian officials covered up mass dopingRussia's doping cover-up went far beyond the Olympics, according to a vast archive of emails released by a World Anti-Doping Agency investigator.
Dec 10, 2016
Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi gets two-year ban for doping after failing drug test at Rio Olympics 2016Chinese swimmer Chen Xinyi has been banned for two years after failing a drug test at the Rio Olympics, the sport's governing body (FINA) said.
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 13, 2016
Lost and found: Fencing champion's Rio Olympics 2016 gold medal discovered in rubbish heapAn Olympic fencing champion whose Rio Games gold medal was stolen as he slept on a train was celebrating after receiving news of its discovery by a stranger via Facebook.
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.
Nov 01, 2016
British Olympic medallist Louis Smith handed two-month ban for mocking IslamOlympic medallist Louis Smith was given a two-month ban by British Gymnastics on Tuesday for appearing to mock Islam.
Oct 28, 2016
Michael Phelps took the plunge, secretly married Nicole Johnson before Rio OlympicsOlympic swimming star Michael Phelps quietly married girlfriend Nicole Johnson in June, weeks after the birth of the couple's son, Boomer.
Oct 20, 2016
Saina Nehwal resumes badminton practice, may play China Open next monthStar Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will return to competitive action at the China Open next month following a successful recovery from the knee injury that derailed her Olympic campaign
Oct 12, 2016
Dipa Karmakar asks for cash instead of BMW presented by Sachin TendulkarArray
Oct 12, 2016
Dipa Karmakar to return BMW presented to her by Sachin Tendulkar due to bad roads in AgartalaIndian gymnast Dipa Karmakar is going to return the BMW she was presented by Sachin Tendulkar owing to maintenance issues.