Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon
Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge won the Chicago Marathon men`s crown on Sunday in an unofficial time of two hours, four minutes and 11 seconds.

Asian Games: Baseball comes to the rescue for Korean cricket
Asian Games: Baseball comes to the rescue for Korean cricket

Cricket novices South Korea are banking on professional baseball stars to convert home runs into sixes and boundaries at the Twenty20 competition in the Asian Games.

Nothing surprises me anymore, says disappointed Abhinav Bindra
Nothing surprises me anymore, says disappointed Abhinav Bindra

India's only individual Olympic gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra has expressed anguish and disappointment over the seeming apathy of the country's sports administrators, saying he has "got used" to such things.

South Korea's ''Big Dragon'' chases Asian Games badminton gold
South Korea's ''Big Dragon'' chases Asian Games badminton gold

When your parents give you a name like "Big Dragon," chances are they expect great things from you. South Korea`s top badminton player Lee Yong-dae has not let them down.

China set to crank up the gold medal machine again at Incheon Asian Games
China set to crank up the gold medal machine again at Incheon Asian Games

With huge resources, a Soviet-style sports regime geared to churning out champions and an insatiable desire to win gold, the question is not whether China will top the medal standings at the Incheon Asian Games but by how much.

Cesar Cielo sets year's fastest 50m freestyle swimming time
Cesar Cielo sets year's fastest 50m freestyle swimming time

Olympic champion Cesar Cielo of Brazil has set the world's fastest 50-metre freestyle time of the year at a short course swimming event in Brazil.

Swimmer Jessica Hardy retracing her roots after stormy few years
Swimmer Jessica Hardy retracing her roots after stormy few years

After years of turbulence, Jessica Hardy has gone full circle, returning to the event that launched her rocky swimming career.

It feels good to be back in form: Neha Aggarwal

Neha Aggarwal, who was touted as one of the most promising talents in table tennis when she earned a berth in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, could not quite lived up to the expectations but the Delhi girl today said that she was slowly getting her rhythm back.

Athlete barred from Olympics after marrying foreigner

A leading pentathlete, ranked 19th in the world and who represented Lithuania at the 2008 Beijing Olympics but received Russian citizenship in 2011 after marrying a Russian, has been blocked from competing at London 2012.

Ticket to London Games important for hockey`s survival: Ignace

The pain of not qualifying for 2008 Beijing Olympics still rattles him and senior mid-fielder Ignace Tirkey on Friday said it is important that India earns a place in this year`s London Games for the survival of hockey in the country.

Beijing forgotten, focus now on London: Abhinav Bindra

Star shooter Abhinav Bindra says he has forgotten his historic gold medal at 2008 Beijing Olympics as the focus now is on next year`s London Games.