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Commonwealth Games 2018: Cameroon athletes go missing in Australia; officials report matter to police
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Cameroon athletes go missing in Australia; officials report matter to police

Three weightlifters and two boxers have not been seen since Tuesday, triggering suspicion they had fled with no intention of returning home. The matter has been reported to Australian police.

Abhinav Bindra says 11th-place finish in 2000 Sydney Olympics gave him belief he could win gold one day
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Abhinav Bindra says 11th-place finish in 2000 Sydney Olympics gave him belief he could win gold one day

Bindra was only 17 while competing in Sydney. Eight years later, at the Beijing Olympics, the air rifle shooter became the first Indian to win an individual Olympic gold medal.

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Australia's Betty Cuthbert dies after prolonged battle with multiple sclerosis
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Four-time Olympic gold medallist Australia's Betty Cuthbert dies after prolonged battle with multiple sclerosis

Cuthbert shot to fame as a little-known 18-year-old at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, winning the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4x100 metres relay, earning her the nickname 'Golden Girl' by local media.

Tokyo 2020: Japan marks three-year countdown to Olympics even as organising struggles continue
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Tokyo 2020: Japan marks three-year countdown to Olympics even as organising struggles continue

Japan Monday marked three years before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with celebrations and fanfare — even as organisers struggle to contain soaring costs and restore credibility.

Road to Rio: Back after 16 years, Indian men's 4x400m relay team is brimming with confidence
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Road to Rio: Back after 16 years, Indian men's 4x400m relay team is brimming with confidence

With a world rank of 13, a medal looks beyond the men's 4x400m relay team. But they will be looking to go past the past the first round and become only the second Indian team to do so.