Rio Olympics 2016

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Five embarrassing moments from Olympics

18 Aug 2019

Five embarrassing moments from Olympics

Olympics is the greatest sporting event and spectacle on the globe.

Rafael Nadal: Five lesser known facts about the legend

22 Jul 2019

Rafael Nadal: Five lesser known facts about the legend

12-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal is one of the GOATs of tennis.

Putin takes down Olympic judo champions, then gets beaten

27 Feb 2019

Putin takes down Olympic judo champions, then gets beaten

Russian President Vladimir Putin's is known for his impressive fitness profile and his love for judo.

Sachin Tendulkar launches gymnast Dipa Karmakar's biography

23 Jan 2019

Sachin Tendulkar launches gymnast Dipa Karmakar's biography

Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar launched a book on gymnast Dipa Karmakar at an event in Mumbai.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin: Head-to-head, TV listing and preview

05 Aug 2018

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin: Head-to-head, TV listing and preview

PV Sindhu will lock horns with Spain's Carolina Marin in the final of the Badminton World Championship today.

Brazil's infrastructural facilities increased, multiple business partnerships inked

25 Aug 2016

Brazil's infrastructural facilities increased, multiple business partnerships inked

With Brazil's biggest gain in hosting the Olympics pitched to be business and infrastructural improvements, authorities have reported that infrastructure has witnessed a boom from 20% of the population using mass transport to over 60% now making full use of public transport.

Sania,  Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

14 Aug 2016

Sania, Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

Indian tennis mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna failed to reach the final of Rio Olympics 2016.

Goel calls the organiser's charges as 'misunderstanding'

13 Aug 2016

Goel calls the organiser's charges as 'misunderstanding'

Union sports minister Vijay Goel clarified that all charges of misconduct against him and his escorts at the Rio Olympics were a "misunderstanding", striving to push back against the statements that have outraged sports fans.

Boxing and Tennis give India hope

13 Aug 2016

Boxing and Tennis give India hope

Indian pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna beat Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Great Britain to reach the semi-finals of mixed doubles event in tennis. The pair won 6-4 6-4 in straight sets.