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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Despite stumbling twice, Mo Farah still comfortably managed to qualify for the 5,000-metre final of the IAAF World Championships in Beijing on Wednesday.
Former world champion Viswanathan Anand played out a draw with table-topper Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria in the third round to open his account in the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, United States - a part of the Grand Chess tour.
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The late IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, who died on Monday after succumbing to severe head injuries sustained during a crash at a race in Poncono Raceway in Pennsylvania, saved six lives on Tuesday by donating his organs, his brother said.
The death of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has once again raised questions about the safety of motor racing and prompted calls for the introduction of closed cockpits.