Tokyo Olympic organisers on Tuesday decided to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games following another allegation its Japanese designer might have used copied materials.
Former pro-wrestling superstar Hulk Hogan, who was removed from the WWE after a tape of him spouting racial slurs surfaced, has said that he is not a racist.
Celebrated Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu might face off in the second round of women's singles competition if they can cross the first hurdle of Japan Open Super Series beginning next week.
Indian women’s hockey was always considered hopeless, and hardly got the support it needed to prosper. That is history now. For a team that was denied permission to even play the Olympic qualifiers in the past, booking a Rio Olympics berth is path breaking.
In a disappointing day for India, two-time Asian discus champion Vikas Gowda finished ninth, while the Indian women's 4x400 metres relay team failed to qualify for the final of the World Athletics Championships in Beijing on Saturday.
India's women hockey team has qualified for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, claiming their berth thanks to the England team who defeated Spain in the semifinals of the EuroHockey Championships in London on Friday.
American star sprinter Usain Bolt secured a sweep of the golds at a world championship for the third time when he helped Jamaica's relay team to a fourth successive 4x100 metres title on Saturday.
Dutch flier Dafne Schippers pipped Jamaica's Elaine Thompson by three hundredths of a second to win the women's 200 metres at the world championships on Friday.
Usain Bolt said he might end his glittering career at next year's Olympics after he completed a world sprint double in Beijing -- and got clattered by an electric scooter into the bargain.
Usain Bolt will look to capture a third gold medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championships when he takes to the track for the 4x100m relay final.
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand's hunt for an elusive victory continued as he was held to a draw by Maxime Vachier-Lagrave of France in the fifth round of Sinquefield Cup, a part of the Grand Chess tour.
Turns out, only a man on wheels can take down sprint king Usain Bolt.
Jamaica's Usain Bolt ran the fastest time of the year in 19.55 seconds to win the world 200 metres title for a record fourth time and sweep the individual sprints at a major global championships for a fifth time on Thursday.
The Karnataka high court on Wednesday issued notices to Sania Mirza and the sports ministry after finding substance in the claim of para-athlete HN Girisha challenging the recommendation of the prestigious Khel Ratna award to the tennis star.
Tintu Luka crashed out in the first-round heats of the women's 800m race at the World Athletics Championships, but managed to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.