Rio olympics 2016
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May 23, 2017
Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik says wrestling has taught her that there are no shortcuts to successAspiring to win another Olympic medal, Rio Games bronze medallist Sakshi Malik on Tuesday said wrestling for her was like offering a prayer.
May 17, 2017
PV Sindhu's appointment to Andhra Pradesh state govt marks increasing brand value after Olympic medalIf the governments of the day have been generous, the corporate sector too has taken to PV Sindhu big time after her podium finish in Rio.
Apr 04, 2017
FIH confirm final line-ups for the men's Hockey World League semifinalsThe International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed the final line-ups for the men's Hockey World League Semi-Finals to be held here in June, following the conclusion of Round 2 and the subsequent update to the men's FIH World Rankings.
Apr 02, 2017
PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin: Ahead of India Open 2017 final, a look at their 5 best matchesPV Sindhu against Carolina Marin is fast becoming one of the biggest badminton rivalries in the women’s singles event. Take a look at some of their best matches.
Apr 02, 2017
India Open 2017: Carolina Marin hopes her title clash against PV Sindhu is entertaining for fansTalking about the title clash, Carolina Marin said: "If I play Sindhu it will be a good game for the spectators. I like playing here and I hope I get the support like I received so far."
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 03, 2017
IOC investigates recent allegations of suspect payments for Rio Olympics 2016The International Olympic Committee said it would contact French authorities over bribes paid for Rio de Janeiro bidding allegations.
Mar 02, 2017
ISSF World Cup: Jitu Rai returns as pedigreed winner with gold medal, burying ghosts of RioBy winning the men's 50m pistol event, 29-year-old Jitu Rai has truly restored his reputation of a pedigreed winner, which took a severe beating after his disappointing showing at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
Jan 22, 2017
Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal’s commanding semifinal win shows she is getting back to her bestSaina Nehwal’s rehabilitation from a horrible, career-threatening knee injury gathered further momentum at the Malaysia Masters, when she coasted into the women’s singles final with a brilliant 21-13, 21-10 win over No 5 seed, Yip Pui Yin, in a shade over the half-hour mark.
Jan 20, 2017
Simone Biles hails Dipa Karmakar for Rio feat, but shies away from considering ProdunovaAmerican gymnast Simone Biles, who pocketed as many as four gold medals at the Rio Olympics, has called Dipa Karmakar an exciting talent and a role model for the aspiring kids in India.