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Coronavirus Outbreak: US anti-doping agency conducts in-home tests during lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: US anti-doping agency conducts in-home tests during lockdown

With anti-doping collections severely curtailed across the globe because of the coronavirus pandemic, USADA is asking a group of leading athletes to give urine and small dried blood samples at home

Tokyo Olympics 2020: MC Mary Kom, Eliud Kipchoge and other leading athletes hail IOC's decision to postpone Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: MC Mary Kom, Eliud Kipchoge and other leading athletes hail IOC's decision to postpone Games

Here's a look at how some of the leading athletes across the world reacted to the IOC's decision to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics until the summer of 2021.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Caeleb Dressel won't top Michael Phelps' 23 golds, Eliud Kipchoge will dominate marathon, says Olympic historian Bill Mallon
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Caeleb Dressel won't top Michael Phelps' 23 golds, Eliud Kipchoge will dominate marathon, says Olympic historian Bill Mallon

In gymnastics, Mallon is hardly going out on a limb in predicting that American Simone Biles, a four-time winner at Rio Olympics, will reign supreme again, provided she avoids injury

FINA World Championships 2019: From Caeleb Dressel's record-breaking exploits to protests against Sun Yang, best moments from event
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FINA World Championships 2019: From Caeleb Dressel's record-breaking exploits to protests against Sun Yang, best moments from event

From Caeleb Dressel's relentless pursuit of gold to the record-breaking exploits of Adam Peaty and Hungary's Kristof Milak, we look at the best of the world swimming championships in Gwangju

FINA World Championships 2019: Katie Ledecky withdraws from 1,500m freestyle final, 200m heats
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FINA World Championships 2019: Katie Ledecky withdraws from 1,500m freestyle final, 200m heats

Olympic champion Katie Ledecky has pulled out of Word Championships' 1,500 metres freestyle final and 200m heats on 'medical grounds'.

Ace swimmer Katie Ledecky celebrates TYR sponsorship deal by clocking fastest 200m freestyle time
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Ace swimmer Katie Ledecky celebrates TYR sponsorship deal by clocking fastest 200m freestyle time

Five-time Olympic champion Katie Ledecky clocked the fastest 200m freestyle time in the world this year on Friday, hours after announcing she'd inked her first professional sponsorship deal with TYR.

Great honour to be nominated for Laureus awards, says US swimming star Katie Ledecky
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Great honour to be nominated for Laureus awards, says US swimming star Katie Ledecky

Ledecky, ranked among the best swimmers of all time, is a five-time Olympic gold medallist and 14-time world champion, the most accolades in history for a female swimmer.

Laureus World Sports Awards: Katie Ledecky on dealing with expectations, her amazing 2017 and goals for the future
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Laureus World Sports Awards: Katie Ledecky on dealing with expectations, her amazing 2017 and goals for the future

After being nominated for the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year award alongside Mikaela Shiffrin,Serena Williams, Garbine Muguruza, Allyson Felix and Caster Semenya, Ledecky spoke to journalists on a host of things.

Laureus World Sports Awards: Serena Williams, Caster Semenya in hunt for World Sportswoman of the Year
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Laureus World Sports Awards: Serena Williams, Caster Semenya in hunt for World Sportswoman of the Year

As Laureus' India partners, Firstpost brings you the nominees for the of World Sportswoman of The Year award

Roger Federer voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year for a record fourth time
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Roger Federer voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year for a record fourth time

Roger Federer has been voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year for a record fourth time after an astonishing season during which he picked up two more Grand Slam titles.

FINA World Championships: Federica Pellegrini pips favourite Katie Ledecky to win 200m freestyle gold
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FINA World Championships: Federica Pellegrini pips favourite Katie Ledecky to win 200m freestyle gold

Pellegrini last won a world title at the 2011 championships, but the determined Italian rolled back the years to clock one minute 54.73 seconds.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Usain Bolt, Andy Murray in contention for top Laureus Award
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Usain Bolt, Andy Murray in contention for top Laureus Award

The contest for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award promises to be one of the most competitive ever with the likes of Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo and Andy Murray contesting for top honours.

Year in Review 2016: Rio Olympics' 10 top moments that will be etched in people's memory
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Year in Review 2016: Rio Olympics' 10 top moments that will be etched in people's memory

The Olympics are also a celebration of passion, will and fortitude, of the triumph of humankind over all odds. The Rio Olympics was no different.

Think you know all that happened at the Rio Olympics 2016? Try this quiz
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Think you know all that happened at the Rio Olympics 2016? Try this quiz

Think you know the Rio 2016 Olympics? Take this quiz and find out how much of the sporting extravaganza you caught!

From Joseph Schooling to Wayde van Niekerk: All the record-breakers at Rio Olympics 2016
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From Joseph Schooling to Wayde van Niekerk: All the record-breakers at Rio Olympics 2016

As the Rio Olympics ended after 17 days, here's a look at the World and Olympic Records broken at the games in Brazil.

Rio 2016: From Usain Bolt's thunderous runs to Fiji's first gold, best moments of the Olympics
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Rio 2016: From Usain Bolt's thunderous runs to Fiji's first gold, best moments of the Olympics

Right from brilliant individual performances to Olympic spirit, the games witnessed many memorable moments. Lets take a look at the best bits of Rio Olympics.

Rio Olympics 2016: Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky turn back time, replicate famous picture with a twist
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Rio Olympics 2016: Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky turn back time, replicate famous picture with a twist

Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky are USA's best athletes at the Rio Olympics and their journey was made memorable with this picture from 2006.

Rio 2016: Usain Bolt readies for Olympic action as Michael Phelps takes his final bow
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Rio 2016: Usain Bolt readies for Olympic action as Michael Phelps takes his final bow

Swimming great Michael Phelps takes a final bow at the Olympics on Saturday while the Rio curtain rises on another legend as sprinter Usain Bolt guns for three golds.

Rio Olympics 2016 medal tally: USA continue to dominate, reach 50-medal mark
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Rio Olympics 2016 medal tally: USA continue to dominate, reach 50-medal mark

At the end of day seven, United States topped the medal tally with 50 medals , followed by China on 37 and Great Britain on 22.