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  • Lance Armstrong
    Jun 20, 2014 15:24 IST

    US judge rules against Lance Armstrong

    A US judge has refused to dismiss the government's lawsuit against disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong and associates for alleged doping and use of banned performance-enhancing techniques.

  • Viswanathan Anand
    Feb 05, 2014 00:54 IST

    Anand holds Carlsen, slips to joint fourth

    Viswanathan Anand maintained his composure and played out an easy draw against the reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the fifth and final round of classical section at the Zurich Chess challenge here.

  • Michael Schumacher
    Jan 03, 2014 01:59 IST

    Michael Schumacher to turn 45 while in coma in French hospital

    The Formula One legend is to turn 45 today while lying comatose in a hospital, even as his doctors and family were tight-lipped about his condition. He has been hospitalised since Sunday after slamming his head against a rock while skiing in the French Alps.

  • Oct 28, 2003 23:52 IST

    Bobby Aloysius, Gurmeet Kaur bag silver medals

    Bobby Aloysius and Gurmeet Kaur provided the silver lining for India on the opening day of the Afro-Asian Games athletics event.

  • Aug 06, 2004 13:57 IST

    Anju to lead team at Athens

    The world number four in the long jump, Anju Bobby George, will carry the Indian flag in the opening ceremony of Olympic Games.

  • Aug 30, 2004 01:11 IST

    Athens marathon attacker joins long list

    A man dressed in a kilt and beret who disrupted the men's marathon on Sunday joins a long list of cranks, celebrities and unsung heroes who make the race one of the great spectacles of the Olympics.

  • Aug 27, 2004 00:39 IST

    Athletics: Men's marathon

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  • Aug 26, 2004 01:29 IST

    Anju George flies high, but hockey team flops again

    While Anju qualified for the long jump final at Athens, in hockey, Indian men lost to Pakistan.

  • Aug 28, 2004 21:42 IST

    Anju Bobby George's kin, well-wishers in gloom

    The natives of star athlete Anju Bobby Geroge's hometown were a disappointed lot after the India's best effort failed to fetch a medal in the long jump final at Athens.

  • Aug 19, 2004 22:33 IST

    Athletes should be held responsible, says Dutt

    The sports minister said severe punishment should be meted out to offending athletes but their coaches should not be held responsible.

  • May 18, 2006 23:00 IST

    Indian athletes win 11 medals in Asian GP

    Maha Singh maintained his gold winning performances at the Grand Prix circuit by winning gold in the men's long jump with a 7.55 m throw.

  • Jul 30, 2006 18:35 IST

    100m champ Gatlin facing life ban

    Justin Gatlin, the joint holder of the world 100m record, said that he had failed the drug test in Kansas in April.

  • Aug 23, 2006 13:25 IST

    Gatlin accepts eight-year ban for failed dope test

    The American joint world record holder over 100 metres had been facing a lifetime ban from the sport after testing positive for a banned anabolic drug, possibly testosterone, at a Kansas City meeting on April 22.

  • Aug 26, 2006 15:24 IST

    Gatlin has 'no idea' about the banned substance

    The sprinter restated his plan to appeal the 8-year ban from track he received earlier this week after accepting he tested positive for doping.

  • Sep 13, 2006 20:57 IST

    Anju's freefall in world rankings continues

    Long jumper Anju Bobby George experienced a huge fall of 21 places in world rankings to be at No 35 on the latest IAAF charts.