Latest News on 2016 Rio Olympics
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May 23, 2018
Kamalraj Kanagraj, Jisna Mathew to spearhead India at 18th Asian Junior Athletics ChampionshipsShot putter Ashish Bhalothia and hammer thrower Ashish Jakhar are among the other top medal prospects named in the 51-member Indian team.
May 05, 2018
Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu are precious diamonds, says chief badminton coach Pullela GopichandLast month, Saina claimed her second individual Commonwealth Games gold medal by defeating World No 3 Sindhu 21-18 23-21 in a riveting women's singles final.
May 01, 2018
CWG 2018 medallist Ashwini Ponnappa had serious self-doubts about playing badminton post-2016 Rio OlympicsAshwini Ponnappa said: "It is nice to get all the acknowledgement now but it has not been easy. After 2016 Rio Games, I started doubting myself. There was no power in my smashes, I couldn't hit as harder I did earlier, it was just not working."
Apr 05, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Gold medallist Mirabai Chanu reveals how she nearly quit weightlifting after Rio failureMirabai Chanu's record-breaking feats at the Commonwealth Games 2018 might never have happened had she decided to hang up her boots, which she nearly did after her disappointing show at the Rio Olympics in 2016.
Mar 26, 2018
International friendlies: Brazil coach Tite feels 7-1 World Cup defeat to Germany continues to haunt teamThe teams meet in a friendly for the first time since at Berlin's Olympic Stadium and Tite says Brazil still bear the scars.
Mar 22, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Sakshi Malik confident of winning gold after making tweaks in defensive techniqueSakshi has tweaked her leg defence on the insistence of her coach Kuldeep Singh Malik, something that has already got her a gold in the Commonwealth Championships.
Mar 07, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu will look to change colour of medal at Gold Coast eventThe World Championship gold made Mirabai a name to reckon with and added credence to the belief that she was a bright medal prospect in events like Commonwealth Games,
Mar 05, 2018
British cycling great Bradley Wiggins refutes doping allegations after lawmakers accuse him in drugs reportRussian computer hackers revealed three years ago that Wiggins had applied for therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs), which allowed riders to have injections of otherwise banned drugs.
Feb 27, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Fit-again Saina Nehwal stands chance to repeat success at Gold CoastAt the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Nehwal would be looking to replicate her 2010 campaign where she became the first Indian women’s singles shuttler to win gold for the cricket-crazy country.
Feb 24, 2018
Aruna Budda Reddy clinches historic bronze, becomes first Indian gymnast to win medal at Gymnastics World CupAruna Budda Reddy became the first Indian gymnast to win a Bronze at the World. Incidentally it was also her first international medal after participating in multiple events over the world.