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Saturday, Jul 20, 2019
news about Rio olympics
Jun 05, 2019 17:45
World No 5 Sindhu, a silver medallist at Rio Olympics and 2017 and 2018 World championship, defeated Indonesia’s Choirunnisa 21-14 21-9 in a lop-sided contest in women’s singles. read more
May 22, 2019 17:16
Kenyan-born Kirwa, who switched allegiance to Bahrain in 2013 and finished second at the Rio Olympics in 2016, tested positive for erythropoietin (EPO), a banned blood-boosting hormone that improves endurance. read more
May 07, 2019 14:44
A decision on whether it will run the boxing programme in Tokyo is set to be made on May 22. If barred, the IOC has said it will step in to ensure the sport still appears in the Japanese capital. read more
Apr 30, 2019 20:34
Four-time World Championships medallist Sindhu won a silver in the 2016 Rio Olympics while Saina won a bronze medal in the 2012 London Olympics. read more
Apr 10, 2019 09:03
The Olympian will lose the Asian championships gold she won at Bhubaneswar in 2017 as well as medals won in domestic competitions, from the time the first urine sample that returned an adverse finding was collected. read more
Apr 09, 2019 16:15
Pele left the Sao Paulo-Guarulhos airport in Brazil in a wheelchair and was taken away by van. read more
Mar 29, 2019 10:05
Russian boxing chief Umar Kremlev has offered to settle the International Boxing Federation’s (AIBA) $16 million debt if it is allowed to remain in charge at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics read more
Mar 28, 2019 20:54
Boxing’s inclusion in Tokyo depends on the outcome of an investigation into AIBA by the International Olympic Committee, which has presented the body with a list of 41 questions via audit firm Deloitte. read more
Mar 25, 2019 17:25
France basked in the glow of six boxing medals in Rio, including golds for super heavyweight Tony Yoka and his now wife Estelle Mossely. read more
Mar 15, 2019 22:06
The 25-year-old Dipa could only score 10.633 in her balanced beam routine to end at 20th among 25 competitors. She also got penalty points. read more
Mar 14, 2019 19:31
The 25-year-old Dipa, who had finished fourth in the event at 2016 Rio Olympics, performed a higher difficulty Handfront 540 vault for the first time in the competition. read more
Mar 10, 2019 16:18
Gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci suggests that Dipa Karmakar does not need to change anything or move overseas to be able to challenge for a medal at the Tokyo Olympics but train for a week or two abroad just for a change in environment read more
Jan 31, 2019 20:14
The All England Championship is to be held from March 6 and Rio Olympics silver medallist Sindhu feels she would have to give her 100 per cent there in order to win the women’s singles title. read more
Jan 23, 2019 08:44
Tendulkar also heaped praise on Dipa, saying she has “not only left an impression, but also motivated thousands of youngsters to go out and do something special for our country and that is what matters”. read more
Jan 19, 2019 11:39
Saina Nehwal lost 16-21, 13-21 to Carolina Marin in the semi-final of the Malaysia Masters in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday. read more