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Mar 29, 2019
Japanese Olympic swimmer Hiromasa Fujimori handed temporary suspension after testing positive for ephedrineFujimori, who placed fourth behind Michael Phelps and countryman Kosuke Hagino in the 200 metres individual medley at the 2016 Rio Olympics, tested positive for the banned stimulant ephedrine
Mar 13, 2019
Chinese swimmer Sun Yang's doping case to be transferred to Court of Arbitration for Sport after WADA appealThe 27-year-old Chinese swimmer Sun Yang served a three-month ban in 2014 for testing positive for a substance then classed as a stimulant
Mar 06, 2019
Swimmer Sajan Prakash says India's preparations for 2028 Olympics must begin nowThe scholarships from FINA has been a big blessing for Sajan in his preparations, but the swimmer is firm in his opinion that it's just not enough and wants more help from the government.
Feb 13, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japanese minister Yoshitaka Sakurada apologises after suggesting Rikako Ikee's leukaemia could dampen enthusiasm for GamesJapan's gaffe-prone Olympics Minister was forced to apologise Wednesday after suggesting that the leukaemia diagnosis of 18-year-old star swimmer Rikako Ikee could dampen enthusiasm for the Tokyo 2020 Games
Jan 25, 2019
Nathan Adrian, five-time Olympic champion swimmer, diagnosed with testicular cancer, hopeful of competing in Tokyo GamesAdrian has appeared in three Olympics, in 2008, 2012 and 2016, winning eight medals in total. He has also won 11 world championship medals throughout his career.
Jan 18, 2019
Swimmer Srihari Nataraj eyes Olympic challenge after creating a splash in Khelo India Youth GamesHaving won seven gold medals at the Khelo India Youth Games 2019, swimmer Srihari Nataraj eyes Olympics qualification.
Jan 13, 2019
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Kalyani Saxena earns gold in swimming; Tamil Nadu jumpers Aravinth, Sherin win goldsUnheralded Kalyani Saxena swam to gold and glory in the U-21 women's 400 medley, earning the first swimming gold for Gujarat in the Khelo India Youth Games on Saturday
Oct 30, 2018
After making successful comeback, swimmer Virdhawal Khade sets sights on training abroad to prepare for 2020 OlympicsSince making his return to pool only last November, Khade has been gunning to find form and also few medals. At the recent Asian Games in Jakarta, the 27-year-old Khade missed a bronze medal in the men’s 50m freestyle by a whisker.
Oct 11, 2018
Youth Olympic Games 2018: Paddler Archana Girish Kamath, women's hockey team lose as India finishes Day 4 without medalsIndia were consigned to a day without medals at the Youth Olympics, after Advait Page and Archana Girish Kamath went down fighting, with both hockey teams also losing.
Oct 07, 2018
Youth Olympics 2018: Shooter Manu Bhaker leads Indian contingent as Games opens on streets of Buenos AiresShooter Manu Bhaker had the honour of leading the Indian contingent as its flag-bearer as the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games, in a first, was held on the streets with over two lakh people showing up.