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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.
Jan 07, 2017
Pro Wrestling League 2017: Sakshi Malik's win not enough as Delhi Sultans lose to Jaipur NinjasHaving taken the mat for the first time after the Rio Games, Sakshi never looked as if she was away from the arena for so long.
Dec 27, 2016
PV Sindhu says there is more responsibility on her shoulders after Rio Olympics silver medalOlympic silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu on Tuesday admitted that there is more responsibility on her shoulders post the Rio Games as everyone now wants her to achieve more laurels for the country.
Dec 27, 2016
Year in Review 2016: From Murray's rise to Sharapova's ban, 10 defining moments in tennisAndy Murray and Angelique Kerber emerged as the the standout players of 2016. Here's a look at some of the most defining moments of the 2016 tennis season.
Dec 26, 2016
Year in Review: 2016 has been good for Indian hockey, and 2017 provides chance to improve furtherIt’s been a year where much was promised. It’s also been a year where the advancement of the Indian hockey team has been perceptible, visible.
Dec 24, 2016
Year in Review 2016: Rio Olympics' 10 top moments that will be etched in people's memoryThe Olympics are also a celebration of passion, will and fortitude, of the triumph of humankind over all odds. The Rio Olympics was no different.