Hyderabad, Aug 28 Accolades continued to pour onthe trio of PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik and DipaKarmakar, all ofwhom were today presented luxury cars for their Olympicperformance by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who lauded theirefforts as the beginning of a wonderful journey for Indiansports..... read more
Bengaluru, Aug 26 Olympian O P Jaisha, who returned from Rio Olympics with fever and body ache last week, has been hospitalised after she tested positive for H1N1, two days after another athlete Sudha Singh was found to be suffering from the same disease..... read more
New Delhi, Aug 24 Olympic bronze medal winning wrestler Sakshi Malik arrived here this morning to a grand welcome amid scenes of jubilation and loud cheers from scores of people at the Indira Gandhi International Airport..... read more
Agartala, Aug 22 Dipa Karmakar, who finished a historic fourth in gymnastics at the just concluded Rio Olympics, was today given a rousing welcome on her return home..... read more
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22 : Rains failed to dampen the famous Rio carnival spirit as this Brazilian city bid an emotional farewell to the thousands of athletes of the world in a colourful closing ceremony to bring down curtains on the 31st Olympic Games here.
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach declared the Games clos... read more
RIO DE JANEIRO, August 21 : With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil’s biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host its biggest moment of the games.
Brazil won its first Olympic gold medal in soccer on Saturday with a dramatic penalty kick by Neymar to defeat Germany, sending the nation into a frenzy after a 1-1 ... read more
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 20 The Olympics is going to miss the Lightning Bolt pose that has lit up the last three Games at a time when athletics desperately needs a hero..... read more
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 20 P V Sindhu is happy to win a silver in the women's singles badminton event after her gallant attempt to clinch a coveted gold for India ended in heart-break at the Rio Olympics here, saying she gave her "heart out"..... read more