India's Greco-Roman wrestlers got off to a poor start at the World Championships with all four yesterday losing in the first round. Yogesh (71kg), Gurpreet Singh (75kg), Ravinder Khatri (85kg) and.. Mid-Day
Pierre-Ambroise Bosse of France tasted his first world title in men's 800m at IAAF World Championships here.
"Am I dreaming? I still can't believe it," a surprised Bosse said after the victory on.. Mid-Day
Asli Cakir Alptekin of Turkey, winner of the women's 1,500 metres at the London 2012 Olympics, is banned for life for a third doping offence, according to the Turkish Anadolu news agency Source: Sports Video Online -
Asli Cakir Alptekin of Turkey, winner of the women's 1,500 metres at the London 2012 Olympics, is banned for life for a third doping offence, according to the Turkish Anadolu news agency Source: Reuters - Sports -
CNN has reported that an Olympic flag for refugees and a knitted hat worn in protest against Donald Trump have been named among the year's best designs. They join 60 others nominees in a politically.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today said it wanted the upcoming Under-19 Asia Cup to be moved out of India to a neutral venue due to security concerns.
India is scheduled to host the tournament.. Mid-Day
Sri Lanka were 302 for four in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the second cricket Test against India here.
Opener Dimuth Karunaratne was batting on 136, while Angelo Mathews was.. Mid-Day
The immortalized Usain Bolt left the scene a mortal after all. When the world was about to exhaust its stock of superlatives of all manner to adorn the Jamaican sprint king, athletics greatest.. Deccan Herald
Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt remained on track for a 12th world title after advancing to the final of the 100M at the World Championships in London on Saturday.
Defending champion Bolt, who.. Deccan Herald
The sport's biggest name and its blue riband race combine to take centre stage for the last time on Saturday when the incomparable Usain Bolt seeks to win the World Championships 100 metres gold for.. DNA
Saudi Arabia has said that it will grant girls in public schools access to physical education, a decision that comes after years of calls by women across the kingdom demanding greater rights and access.. DNA
*New Delhi:* In the twilight of his career and prone to injuries like never before, ace Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt is still eager to continue and insists that the thought of retirement has not even.. Mid-Day
IAAF president Sebastian Coe said on Thursday he had every confidence in the security surrounding August's world athletics championships in London having had a close-up view of operations during the.. DNA
*London:* Two-time Olympic champion Joanna Rowsell Shand has announced her retirement from professional cycling.
The 28-year-old won team pursuit gold at the London 2012 Olympics with Dani King and.. Mid-Day
*Paris:* Last year's Fed Cup finalists France play Spain next month in a bid to keep their place in the World Group of the competition.
France were beaten 4-1 in the quarter-finals at the weekend by.. Mid-Day
World's "greatest" sprinter Usain Bolt pipped the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and LeBron James to win the 'Sportsman of the Year' trophy for a record-equalling fourth time, while gymnast Simone Biles.. DNA
*Sprint king Usain Bolt pipped the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and LeBron James to win the Sportsman of the Year trophy for the record-equalling fourth time while gymnast Simone Biles clinched the top.. Deccan Herald
Reuters sports schedule at 1410 GMT on Wednesday (times GMT): OLYMPICS Russia lose 4x400 women's relay Olympic medals over doping ZURICH - Russia was stripped of their women's 4x400 metres relay silver.. DNA
Russia was stripped of their women's 4 x 400m relay silver medal from the London 2012 Olympics after Antonina Krivoshapka tested positive for drugs in the re-testing of her sample, the International.. DNA
*Jamaicas Usain Bolt has lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals and his perfect triple treble of Games sprint victories after team mate Nesta Carter was found guilty of doping at the 2008 Beijing.. Deccan Herald