Latest News on 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics
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May 17, 2019
Olympian rower Dattu Bhokanal booked after wife claims he harassed her physically and mentallyDattu Bhokanal's wife, who is a police constable with Nashik Rural police, had lodged a complaint on Thursday night following which a case was registered under sections 498 A (husband or relative of husband of a woman subjecting her to cruelty) and 420 (cheating) of the Indian Penal Code, an official said.
Feb 18, 2019
Caster Semenya vs IAAF: What's athletic body's hyperandrogenism rule, and why some runners are backing itCaster Semenya has challenged proposed IAAF rules that would force her to lower her testosterone levels to compete in 800m and 1,500m events.
Dec 24, 2018
Five weightlifters including Olympic champions Oleksiy Torokhtiy, Ruslan Nurudinov suspended after reanalysis of 2012 urine samplesUkrainian Oleksiy Torokhtiy, Olympic -105kg gold medallist six years ago, and Uzbek Ruslan Nurudinov, who won the same category in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, both tested positive for anabolic steroids.
Jan 20, 2018
Aly Raisman blasts USA Gymnastics for failing to protect gymnasts from sexual abuse by Larry NassarRaisman called for an independent investigation into US gymnastics and Olympic officials who she said had the power to stop Nassar.
Jul 29, 2017
IAAF World Championships 2017: David Rudisha looks to repeat Olympics success at London eventThe 28-year-old Rudisha still holds the two-lap world record with the one minute 40.91 seconds he ran for his first Olympic gold in London
Jun 11, 2017
'Greatest track athlete' Usain Bolt key to keeping sport relevant, says IAAF President Sebastian CoeBolt, who won 8 Olympic gold medals and holds the World Record timings in 100 m, 200 m, and 4x100 m relay, will retire after the World Championship to be held in London in August 2017.
May 12, 2016
Relief for Indian boxers as AIBA extends deadline for boxing federation electionsThe looming threat of Olympic expulsion has ended for Indian boxers after the AIBA agreed to extend the deadline for the formation of a proposed new federation, which took another step forward by getting itself registered as a society
May 11, 2016
All I want is a fair trial: Sushil Kumar on Olympic berth clash with Narsingh YadavNarsingh Yadav might be staking his claim to represent India at the Olympics, having clinched a berth in men's 74-kg freestyle, but double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar said all he is asking for are trails to chose the best wrestler for the Rio Games
Apr 26, 2016
Power failure at JLN stadium leads to first leg of Indian Grand Prix ending in farcePower failure at the competition venue on Sunday led to the first leg of the Indian Grand Prix athletics meet ending in a farce in New Delhi.
Apr 25, 2016
Wrestler Sandeep Tomar bags Rio Olympic berth after bronze in qualifiersWrestler Sandeep Tomar secured an Olympic quota place for India in the men's 57kg freestyle category on Sunday with a bronze-medal finish on the final day of the 1st World Olympic Qualifying tournament in Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia.