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Olympic campaign has taught us glory comes at a price: Forward...

New Delhi, Sep 28 | Indian men's hockey forward Gurjant Singh, who scored three goals at the Tokyo Olympic Games, said on Tuesday that...

Aussie Olympic gold medallist to be voice of Brisbane 2032 athletes

Sydney, Sep 14 | Three-time Olympian swimmer Bronte Barratt was elected as the athlete representative of the Brisbane 2032 Olympic Games Organising Committee on...

After Olympic triumph, Bencic secures QF berth at US Open

New York, Sep 7 | Swiss tennis player Belinda Bencic's continues to be on a roll as after winning the Tokyo Olympic Games gold,...

US Open: Swiatek, Olympic champion Bencic breeze into second round

New York, Sep 1 | Iga Swiatek, the No.7 seed from Poland, got her US Open campaign off to a flying start with a...

Randeep Hooda meets Olympic hero Neeraj Chopra

Mumbai, Aug 25 | After winning the nation's heart and making the country proud on the world level, Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra expressed...

Salman Khan meets Olympic medallist Mirabai Chanu

Mumbai, Aug 12 | Actor Salman Khan uploaded a picture of his meeting with Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu on his social media account...

Olympic champion Chopra rises to second in World Rankings

Mumbai, Aug 12 | The gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics javelin throw competition has propelled Indias Neeraj Chopra to move up 14 places...

Australian Olympic Committee slams further quarantine restrictions on returning athletes

Sydney, Aug 11 | The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has slammed the South Australian government over the decision to force athletes returning from Tokyo...

Olympic golf: Narrow miss for Aditi Ashok as she finishes fourth...

Tokyo, Aug 7 | There was heartbreak for Indian golfer Aditi Ashok as she narrowly missed the bronze medal in the women's individual strokeplay...

Olympic golf: Narrow miss for Aditi Ashok as she finishes fourth

Tokyo, Aug 7 | There was heartbreak for Indian golfer Aditi Ashok as she narrowly missed the bronze medal in the women's individual strokeplay...

Peres Jepchirchir leads Kenyan one-two in Olympic women’s marathon

Tokyo, Aug 7 | Kenya made a one-two finish in the women's marathon, with Peres Jepchirchir finishing the gruelling race ahead of world record...

Olympic hockey: India miss bronze medal with heartbreak defeat to Great...

Tokyo, Aug 6 | There was no fairy-tale ending for the scintillating run by the Indian women's hockey team as its dream of winning...

Olympic golf: India’s Aditi Ashok stays on course for historic medal...

Tokyo, Aug 6 | India's Aditi Ashok continued with her great form as she moved to the second spot after the third round in...

Olympic hockey: India miss bronze medal after 4-3 defeat to Great...

Tokyo, Aug 6 | India's dream of a bronze medal in their maiden entry into the semifinal by the women's hockey team came crashing...

Will give everything to win our first Olympic medal: Rani

Tokyo, Aug 5 | Women's team captain Rani Rampal is confident that India will return with two medals in the hockey competition of the...

Olympic hockey: To see the result we got today was pretty...

Tokyo, Aug 5 | Indian men's hockey team coach Graham Reid said on Thursday that people around the world will feel very privileged and...

India surpass Germany, No. 1 on Olympic hockey medals chart (2nd...

Tokyo, Aug 5 | The dreams of billions of hockey fans came true when India bagged a historic bronze medal in the Tokyo Olympics,...

Odisha CM hails India hockey team’s Olympic bronze

Bhubaneswar, Aug 5 | Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik spoke to India hockey team after their historical win at the Tokyo Olympics. He congratulated...

Wrestler Ravi Dahiya enters final, to aim for Olympic gold next...

Tokyo, Aug 4 | Indian grappler Ravi Kumar Dahiya assured India of at least a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics when he stormed...

Lovlina’s journey to an Olympic medal: From Baro Mukhia to Tokyo

Tokyo, Aug 4 | A week ago, Baro Mukhia village in Assam's Golaghat district had connectivity with the world through a muddy road. Now,...

Olympic hockey: Stay focussed, coach Marijne’s advice ahead of semis

Tokyo, Aug 3 | Taking things match by match has helped the Indian women's team reach the semifinals of the Tokyo Olympics hockey tournament,...

Spain coach confident of improvement ahead of Olympic football semifinals

Madrid, Aug 2 | Hosts Japan will face Spain in the semifinals of the Olympic men's football competition on Tuesday, as both sides look...

Stalin wishes Indian women’s hockey team for Olympic Gold

Chennai, Aug 2 | Expressing his delight at Indian women's hockey team entering the semi finals at the Tokyo Olympics, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister...

RS congratulates PV Sindhu for winning Olympic medal

New Delhi, Aug 2 | The Rajya Sabha on Monday congratulated P.V. Sindhu for winning the bronze medal in the Tokyo Olympics.M. Venkaiah Naidu,...

Chinese shuttler Chen Yufei wins Olympic women’s singles gold

Tokyo, Aug 2 | China's top seed Chen Yufei defeated Chinese Taipei's world No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying 2-1 in the badminton women's...

Only 0.02 per cent tested Covid+ within Olympic community: Bach

Tokyo, July 31 | The 2020 Olympic Games are the most restricted sporting event ever in the world, as the Olympic village probably is...

FB connects fans to Olympic Games across its family of apps

San Francisco, July 24 | Facebook has announced to let people enjoy Tokyo Olympics 2020 via new features across its main platform, Instagram and...

Olympic archery: Deepika, Jadhav in mixed team quarterfinals

Tokyo, July 24 | India's world No.1 women's archer Deepika Kumari and experienced Pravin Jadhav provided some cheers to the contingent, securing a place...

IOC approves adding ‘together’ into Olympic motto

Tokyo, July 20 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved adding "together" into the Olympic motto.The move to add "together" into the Olympic...

Howrah Bridge dazzles in Olympic colours

Kolkata, July 20 | The iconic Howrah Bridge over Hooghly River shimmered in Olympic colours on Monday evening, making is a spectacle...

Olympic countdown: From the verge of quitting to Tokyo, Bhavani Devi’s...

By B ShrikantMumbai, July 17 | From being on the verge of quitting the sport to becoming the first Indian fencer to qualify for...

Olympic countdown: The rise of the first-timers

By B ShrikantMumbai, July 17 | The underlining motto of the Olympic Games is participation, not winning. And that is the reason why many...

Sports For All named official partner of Indian Olympic team

New Delhi, July 16 | The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has roped in Sports For All (SFA) as the official partner of the Indian...

Olympic countdown: Will it be third-time lucky for Deepika (Profile)

By Ajai MasandNew Delhi, July 16 | At 16, Deepika Kumari had established herself as the country's ace recurve archer, winning gold in individual...

Olympic countdown: Deepika, Atanu, and the perennial hope of an archery...

By Ajai MasandNew Delhi, July 16 | Indian archery is finding its feet after a long time and two of the best...

IOC updates Olympic Oath, increases number of oath-takers

Lausanne, July 14 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has updated the Olympic Oath at Tokyo 2020 and also increased the number of oath-takers...

Olympic countdown: Mirabai’s challenge – snatching the opportunity

By Niharika RainaNew Delhi, July 13 | There will be a billion aspirations attached with Mirabai Chanu when she steps on the arena at...

Olympic countdown: Rani Rampal, the undisputed queen of Indian hockey (Profile)

By B ShrikantMumbai, July 13 | Rani Rampal has been the mainstay of the Indian women's hockey team since she was 14-years-old. That was...

UP: Yogi govt announces hefty cash awards for Olympic medallists

Lucknow, July 12 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has announced hefty cash awards for medal-winning athletes at the forthcoming Tokyo Olympics.Athletes...

Olympic countdown: Can Sindhu take the shuttle to glory again

By Ajai MasandNew Delhi, July 10 | For nearly a decade, India's hopes on the badminton courts have centred around two extremely-fit women...

Chikkarangappa set for Olympic experience as Lahiri’s caddie

New Delhi, July 9 | He may not have qualified for the Tokyo Olympic Games, but S Chikkarangappa will still be there in Japan...

Olympic countdown: Divyansh Panwar, always on the mark (profile)

By Ajai MasandNew Delhi, July 9 | An athlete's commitment to his sport can be gauged by...

Olympic countdown: Boxer Krishan needs luck to break Olympic medal jinx...

Mumbai, July 8 | Experienced boxer Vikas Krishan has represented India in the Olympic Games twice -- and ended with contrasting results, with some...

Olympic countdown: Boxers set for Tokyo with high medal expectations

By B ShrikantMumbai, July 8 | When the nine Indian boxers -- five men and four women -- who have qualified for the upcoming...

World champ Xu to lead China’s Olympic swimming squad

Beijing, July 7 | World champion Xu Jiayu will spearhead China's swimming team at the Tokyo Olympic Games, the Chinese Swimming Association said while...

AR Rahman, Ananya Birla’s ‘Hindustani way’ to cheer Indian Olympic squad

Mumbai, July 6 | Composer AR Rahman and singer Ananya Birla have collaborated on a new single titled "Hindustani way" to cheer the Indian...

Namibia’s ‘speed queens’ to miss 400m Olympic race

Windhoek, July 2 | The dream of Namibia's two sprinting queens, Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi, of competing in the 400m Olympic events were...

Six Laos athletes to compete in Tokyo Olympic Games

Vientiane, June 30 | Athletes, trainers and National Sports Committee of Laos (NOCL) officials will travel to Japan on July 15 to participate in...

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RBI imposes Rs 1 cr penalty on SBI

Mumbai, Oct 18 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 1 crore on the State...