Athletes should be fitted with microchips in the same way dogs are to help stamp out doping in the sport, says the head of an organisation representing more than 100,000 Olympians.
World Olympians.. Deccan Herald
The state government is looking to strictly enforce the award of grants to sportspersons, including revoking them if athletes do not perform as expected.
To that end, the Maharashtra government has.. DNA
More than 150 rising mixed martial arts stars from around the world gathered in the capital of Kazakhstan this month for the fifth MMA World Championships. Athletes from countries including Spain,.. Source: Euronews English -
In 2014, Argentina and the Netherlands — two of the world’s most established soccer powerhouses — met in the semifinals of the World Cup. After 120 scoreless minutes, Argentina prevailed in an.. Source: Wochit News -
A junior doctor was left unable to recognise her own sister, after a tangled mass of veins in her brain – which she nicknamed Ralph – ruptured, following a cheerleading stunt. Gwenllian Evans was.. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO -
New Delhi, Oct 04 (ANI): India clinched its first ever gold medal in the 'Wushu World Championships' in Russia's Kazan, courtesy Pooja Kadian. Wushu player Pooja Kadian bagged the medal.. Source: Sports Edition -
On Friday, figure skaters Ryom Tae-Ok and Kim Ju-sik became the first North Korean athletes to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. The pair, who have been training in Canada, gave an.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
World champion Viktor Axelsen of Denmark and numero uno Chinese Taipei shuttler Tai Tzu Ying will be up for grabs when the high-profile Players' Auction for the lucrative Premier Badminton League (PBL).. DNA
7 Oct 2017American Morgan Hurd won the all-around title at the gymnastics world championships in Montreal yesterday.The 16-year-old won the United States' seventh straight Olympic or world all-around.. All India Radio
1 Oct 2017Russia and China were banned from international weightlifting, ruling them out of the world championships, after reanalysed drugs tests from the 2008 and 2012 Olympics returned at least.. All India Radio
A two-time bronze medallist at the World Championships, Sindhu has risen rapidly up the rankings since becoming the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silver medal, at the Rio Games last year. Rediff.com
Bouncing back from a career-threatening injury is never easy for sportspersons but in the case of Rahul Bharadwaj, life has been a lot kinder.
In April 2015, Bharadwaj suffered a blow to his right.. Deccan Herald
It is the last major stop of a long season and weary limbs notwithstanding, the country's athletes will be stretching it out one more time at the 57th Open National Championships beginning at the.. Deccan Herald
With the BWF World Junior Championships set to kick-off in Yogyakarta, Indonesia from October 9, the training camp in preparation for the tournament is on in full swing here.
The under-19 camp at.. Deccan Herald
Former leg-spinner Bob Holland, who in 1984 became Australia's third-oldest Test debutant of all time, has passed away. He was 70.
He died on Sunday in a Newcastle hospital following a battle with.. Mid-Day
The Sports Ministry has added 107 athletes to the list of those who will get funds for training under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) for next year's Commonwealth and Asian Games. Out of 107,.. DNA
Olympic silver medallist shuttler P V Sindhu defeated world champion Nozomi Okuhara in a thrilling summit clash to clinch the womens singles title at the Korea Open Super Series here today.
The.. Deccan Herald
The match will be held at the SK Handball Stadium in Seoul and will be a repeat of the recent BWF World Championships final in which the Japanese prevailed to take her head-to-head count against Sindhu.. Zee News
Rio Olympic Silver medallist PV Sindhu came out with yet another stellar performance as she defeated China's He Bingjiao in a three-game thriller here on Saturday to enter the finals of the ongoing.. DNA