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May 30, 2018
Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda announces retirement two months before Asian GamesThe retirement of the four-time Olympian Vikas Gowda has not come as a surprise as he has not taken part in any major international event since winning a bronze in the Asian Championships last year in Bhubaneswar.
Apr 08, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian boxer Mary Kom eyes gold, says 'not ready to settle for bronze'Mary Kom thrashed Scotland's Megan Gordon 5-0 to surge into Wednesday's semi-finals.
Dec 08, 2017
Hope Solo, former US football team goalkeeper, joins race for federation presidencyFormer US women's national team goalkeeper Hope Solo joined the crowded race for the US Soccer Federation presidency on Thursday.
Jun 27, 2017
British Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has no regrets on calling time on glittering track careerMo Farah will race his last 10,000m on the IAAF circuit at the Golden Spike meet in the northeastern Czech city of Ostrava on Wednesday.
Mar 22, 2017
Affinity towards sports branding is moving upwards, says Spykar COO Sanjay VakhariaHaving signed a two-season sponsorship deal with Rising Pune Supergiants last year, Spykar COO, Sanjay Vakharia, tells Firstpost why sport is becoming the first pick for leading brands.
Feb 23, 2017
Cop fat-shamed by Shobhaa De on Twitter reacts to joke, says he will discuss matter with seniorsA 58-year-old policeman from Madhya Pradesh has expressed displeasure over columnist Shobhaa De tweeting about his obese physical condition, which he said is because of a hormonal disorder.
Sep 27, 2016
IOA president N Ramachandran ruled against having an observer for India's boxing electionsArray
Aug 16, 2016
Humans of Olympics: Meet Scots Stewart and George, in Rio to cheer their canoeist friendsThe two came to Rio to watch the Olympics, but especially to cheer their slalom canoeist pals Richard Hounslow and David Florence.
Aug 01, 2016
Road to Rio: Weightlifter Sathish Sivalingam aims to achieve father's unfulfilled dream at OlympicsSathish Sivalingam works as a Senior Clerk with the Southern Railways, Chennai. He also happens to be the sole male weightlifter to represent Indian in Rio.
Jul 23, 2016
Road to Rio: Skeet shooter Mairaj Ahmad Khan finally gets a shot at OlympicsMairaj has paved the way for India in skeet shooting by qualifying for the Rio Olympics. Will he finally witness Olympic glory after 15 years of hard work?