Lin Dan has won all the sport’s major titles, including five world championships’ gold medals.
US Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors accuses former national coach of sexually abusing her when she was 16
Former US Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors accused a former coach of the national team of sexually abusing her when she was 16, joining a chorus of young athletes in gymnastics and other sports who have come forward with similar allegations involving team officials.
Usain Bolt rebukes claims he faked injury in 4 x 100m relay final, shares x-ray of left hamstring on social media
Usain Bolt delivered a rebuke to those who questioned whether he really suffered an injury in his farewell race at the World Athletics Championships by revealing details of his hamstring tear on Thursday.
Defending champions India under captain Virat Kohli are favourites to win the final against Pakistan at the Oval in London.
Rio Olympics 2016, Day 16 highlights: Rio hands Olympic flag to Tokyo in glittering closing ceremony
Day 16 of the Rio Olympics 2016 will have India's wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt and marathon runners Thonnakkal Gopi, Kheta Ram and Nitendra Singh Rawat in action
Taking a mild dig at yesteryear sportspersons who had appeared in the Olympic Games, national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said that unlike in the past the current lot which has qualified for next month's Rio Games would strive hard to get a coveted medal.