Latest News on Rio Olympics 2016
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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.
Apr 09, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Jitu Rai's 10m air pistol gold could rekindle Olympic ambitions after confidence-hit at RioThe Olympic peak still looms large over the unassuming Jitu Rai, but this performance may just will him for a repeat journey.
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.
Apr 02, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Cate Campbell promises to make up for 'great choke' at 2016 Rio OlympicsCate Campbell is blazing the comeback trail after taking a year out from the sport, prompted by what Campbell described as the "greatest choke in Olympic history" in Rio.
Mar 20, 2018
Miami Open: Juan Martin Del Potro hopes to win third straight ATP title of 2018 at 'favourite' tournamentJuan Martin Del Potro captured his second ATP title in a row when he beat Roger Federer to win the Indian Wells Masters title.
Feb 28, 2018
Futuristic superhero characters chosen as mascots for 2020 Tokyo Olympics and ParalympicsThe Tokyo 2020 mascot will hope to replicate the success of Soohorang, the cuddly stuffed tiger from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang handed out to athletes on the podium.
Feb 19, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Sakshi Malik will look to upgrade Glasgow silver to gold at Gold CoastAt Gold Coast, the Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik will be leading India's charge in wrestling in the women's section and she would want to translate reasonable success in 2017 to a major success this year.
Jan 21, 2018
Mumbai Marathon 2018: On 2016 champ Nitendra Singh Rawat's comeback, Gopi Thonakal leaves with bragging rightsIn a race of small margins, Gopi held on to his pace and finished ahead of Nitendra Singh Rawat, the man he had been a pacer to in 2016.
Dec 16, 2017
Abhinav Bindra calls himself a 'lallu' athlete, says hard work won him the Olympic gold medalFor Abhinav Bindra, joy came not from winning medals, but from having perfectly executed the skills that he has learnt, and meticulously perfected over the years.
Dec 01, 2017
Hockey World League Final 2017: Australia look to bury ghosts of Rio under new coach, says veteran Mark KnowlesHaving endured a "disappointing" Rio Olympics, world champions Australia are currently on a rebuilding process under a new coach Colin Batch and the Hockey World League Finals is their first step towards reclaiming their numero uno position in world hockey.