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Aug 18, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal says he wants to win gold at Palembang event for late motherIndian rowing technical director Nicolai Gioga expects medals in seven events including singles sculls where Bhokanal will be vying for the gold.
Aug 15, 2018
Asian Games Profiles: Sakshi Malik to Saina Nehwal, take a look at India's top medal contenders for the quadrennial eventAs Asian Games approach, we take a look at ten probable medal prospects that may bring glory to the nation.
Aug 05, 2018
World Badminton Championships 2018: Kento Momota becomes 1st Japanese to win men's singles gold after beating Shi YuqiKento Momota became the first Japanese man to win the badminton World Championships on Sunday, putting behind him a gambling scandal that threatened to ruin his career.
Aug 02, 2018
Wrestling Federation of India won't hold trials for Olympic spots ahead of Tokyo 2020 despite Rio Olympics standoffShould an Indian wrestler win a quota spot at Estonia World Championships, he/she will be considered India's official entry for the Tokyo Olympics in the weight class, despite the 11-month gap.
Jul 29, 2018
Olympic champ Simone Biles makes nervy yet triumphant return to gymnastics by winning all-around crown at US ClassicBiles, who tied an Olympic record with five medals, four of them gold, at the Rio Games, hadn't competed since 2016 and she showed some signs of nerves with a fall and a few uncharacteristic wobbles.
Jul 23, 2018
Swimmer Ryan Lochte accepts 14-month suspension from US Anti-Doping Agency for prohibited intravenous infusionAmerican swimmer Ryan Lochte put up a post on social media in which he was being injected intravenously with a permitted substance, but in unregulated quantities.
Jul 21, 2018
Kenya's Beatrice Chepkoech smashes women's 3000 metres steeplechase record by eight seconds in MonacoBeatrice Chepkoech of Kenya recorded a time of 8 minutes and 44 seconds in Monaco during the 3000 metre steeplechase, breaking the 8 minute 52 seconds record set by Ruth Jebet in 2016.
Jul 10, 2018
India's ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar hasn't given up on Produnova, assures she will try 'vault of death' by end of 2018Forced to dump the dangerous Produnova routine following a career-threatening knee injury, ace Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar will once again switch to the 'vault of death' after the Asian Games
Jul 09, 2018
Gymnastics star Dipa Karmakar's golden comeback at Turkey should help her confidence soar high ahead of Asian GamesAat the Mersin Gymnastics Hall on Sunday, Dipa Karmakar opted for Handspring 360 and Tsukuhara 720 with difficulty ratings of 5.4 and 5.6 to log an impressive 14.100 and 14.200, and was miles ahead of her rivals.
Jul 04, 2018
Indian shot putter Inderjeet Singh's four-year ban upheld by Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel of NADAInderjeet, who was provisionally suspended on 26 July 2016, will serve the four-year sanction from that date. It remains to be seen if he will prefer an appeal in the complex case.