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Aug 30, 2019
IAAF president Sebastian Coe says world governing body has made progress on Russian doping, leveling female playing fieldCoe, who won 1500m Olympic golds for Britain in 1980 and 1984, beat legendary former Ukrainian pole vaulter Sergey Bubka to take over as head of the International Association of Athletics Federations from the now-disgraced Senegalese Lamine Diack in 2015.
Aug 23, 2019
BWF World Championships 2019: Saina Nehwal slams umpiring standards after pre-quarterfinal lossThere was no video referral in place for Saina's match as it was not held in one of the two courts with live streaming facility.
Aug 11, 2019
Harmanpreet Singh feels playing at Olympic Test events will help understand playing conditions in TokyoThe Indian men's team will play against hosts Japan, New Zealand and Malaysia, while the women will be up against Australia, China and Japan.
Jul 05, 2019
Legendary athletes Alexander Popov, Sergey Bubka deny taking bribes for backing Rio's Olympic bidSergio Cabral, a former governor of Rio de Janeiro, said at a court in Brazil that Popov as well as Bubka received bribes in exchange for supporting the city as host to the 2016 Olympic Games.
May 24, 2019
India ready to host Olympic qualifiers if required, says Boxing Federation of India president Ajay SinghWe have a lot of experience now of hosting international tournaments. If required we are happy to host any Olympic qualifying event that might be conducted by the AIBA or the IOC, Boxing Federation of India president Ajay Singh said
Apr 27, 2019
ISSF Beijing World Cup: Abhishek Verma secured India's fifth Olympic quota place with gold in 10m air pistol eventAbhishek Verma secured India's fifth Olympic quota place in shooting by winning the 10m air pistol gold medal at the ISSF World Cup in Beijing Saturday.
Feb 27, 2019
ISSF New Delhi Shooting World Cup 2019: Organisers to reimburse all expenses of men's 25m rapid fire pistol event medallistsThe organising committee of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup has decided to reimburse all expenses of the medal winners of the Men's 25m rapid fire pistol event.
Jan 30, 2019
#MeToo in South Korea: Court lengthens jail term for former speed skating coach in sexual abuse caseA South Korean appeals court on Wednesday nearly doubled jail time for a former speed skating coach convicted of hitting a two-time Olympic champion, citing a need to warn sports officials against the use of violence as a training tool.
Nov 03, 2018
AIBA elects controversial Gafur Rakhimov as president putting boxing's Olympic future in jeopardyGafur Rakhimov won 86 of the 134 second-round votes in the ballot in Moscow to beat his only opponent, former boxer Serik Konakbayev of Kazakhstan.
Nov 02, 2018
With Olympic axe hanging over boxing, controversial AIBA presidential candidate Gafur Rakhimov hints at stepping asideGafur Rakhimov is on the US Treasury Department sanctions list for alleged ties to organized crime and international heroin trafficking.