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Mar 08, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Thailand bars weightlifters from participating in international competition amidst doping investigationsIn response, the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association said it was launching an investigation into the doping ring and will not send athletes to compete at the international level
Aug 07, 2017
IAAF World Championship 2017: Usain Bolt receives unanimous praise despite missing gold in swansong raceFrom hailing Bolt as Sherlock Holmes to calling Justin Gatlin as drug cheat, the world reacts to Bolt's final individual race at the IAAF World Championship race
Aug 21, 2016
Russia stripped of Beijing Games silver in women's 4x400 relay over doping offenceRussia have been stripped of the 4x400m women's relay silver medal from the Beijing Olympics after Anastasia Kapachinskaya tested positive for a steroid in a re-test of her sample
Jul 23, 2016
Now Russia faces possible suspension from Paralympic Games over doping scandalRussia on Friday made a last-ditch bid to avoid a blanket ban at the Rio Games over state-run doping as a fresh batch of drug test failures from Beijing 2008 and London 2012 rocked the Olympics.
Jul 21, 2016
Rio 2016: From table tennis to diving, China aims for supremacy in six disciplinesArray
Apr 20, 2016
Rio 2016: Sprint king Usain Bolt eyes unprecedented 'three-peat' and sub-19 200m recordArray
Nov 21, 2014
Photos: Mascots from previous Olympics steal the show at Rio airportMascots from other editions of the Summer Olympic Games (L-R) Fu Niu Lele (Beijing 2008), Wenlock (London 2012), Misha (Moscow 1980), Mandeville (London 2012) and Athena (Athens 2004) pose for pictures at the International airport in Rio.
Jul 16, 2012
'India absolutely have to better Beijing Olympics medal tally'In an exclusive interview, Prakash Padukone talks to Firstpost about various issues surrounding Indian sport and especially the upcoming Olympics.