Shuttler Ajay Jayaram on the comeback trail

Ajay Jayaram was all set to qualify for the 2012 Olympics on the strength of his world ranking with Parupalli Kashyap close on his heels. But the Mumbaikar lost out and the Hyderabadi made it to London in fortuitous circumstances.

Tom Daley launches new diving academy

Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley has launched ` Tom Daley Diving Academy` to help unearth the future champions.

Gibbons misses Euros but aims for Commonwealths

Great Britain Olympic judo silver medallist Gemma Gibbons is set to miss this month`s European Championships but should be fit for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July.

"Blade Runner" Pistorius faces trial in court today

Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius will stand in a Pretoria dock on Monday to face a charge of murdering his girlfriend, opening the decisive chapter in the story of the rise and fall of one of the world`s most recognisable athletes.

"Blade Runner" Pistorius faces day in court

Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius will stand in a Pretoria dock on Monday to face a charge of murdering his girlfriend, opening the decisive chapter in the story of the rise and fall of one of the world`s most recognisable athletes.

Farah says being written off by legend Haile Gebrselassie drove him to London 2012 success

As Britain`s double 2012 Olympic champion Mo Farah turns his attention to the 10,000m gold at the World Championships on Saturday, the 30-year-old has revealed that being written off by legend Haile Gebrselassie inspired him at London 2012.

Haryana police to honour London Olympians from state

Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda will honour Olympics bronze medal winner Yogeshwar Dutt and all other athletes who participated in London Games in an awards function to be organised by Haryana Police on August 23.

Vijay, Yogeshwar to get Khel Ratna; Arjuna award for 25

Olympic heroes, shooter Vijay Kumar and wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt were today jointly recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the country`s highest sporting honour.

I got a tough draw, otherwise gold was certain: Yogeshwar

Olympics bronze medal-winning Indian Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt feels if not for a tough draw he could have returned home with a gold medal from the just-concluded London Games.

How women athletes made history at London Olympics

London Games will be fondly remembered for the kind of success achieved by women participants.

2012 London Olympics: ‘Gagan’ Narang on ‘cloud’ nine

At the London Games, Narang got his much awaited and much cherished Olympic medal.

2012 London Olympics: Day 16 highlights

2012 London Olympics: Day 16 highlights

London Olympics 2012: Bronze medalist Mary Kom to be India`s flag-bearer during closing ceremony

Ace Indian boxer MC Mary Kom will be the flag-bearer for India during the closing ceremony of the London Olympics, scheduled to take place on Sunday.

London Olympics wrestling: Sushil Kumar defeats defending champion, in quarterfinals

India`s Sushil Kumar came from behind to beat defending champion Ramazan Sahin of Turkey 3-1 in his first bout and advance to the quarterfinals of the men`s 66kg freestyle wrestling event in the London Olympics on Sunday.

2012 London Olympics: Celebrations at Yogeshwar`s home over medal

With wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt putting up a stunning performance to win a bronze medal in the London Olympics, celebrations broke out in his village in Haryana`s Sonipat district.

London 2012 Olympics: Day 15 highlights

Highlights from the Day 15 of the 2012 London Olympics.

London Olympics 2012 Football Final: Mexico stun Brazil to win gold

Lives updates of the men`s final football match between Brazil and Mexico at 2012 London Olympics.

Beijing loss still rankles Olympic bronze medallist Saina

Her bronze medal in the London Olympics has sent India into a state of frenzy, but her shocking quarterfinal defeat in her maiden appearance at the mega event in Beijing four years ago, still rankles shuttle queen Saina Nehwal.

2012 London Olympics: Heaps of praise pour in for Mary Kom!

The 29-year-old Mary Kom has revitalised the Indian fans as she stormed into the semi-final of London Olympics in the 51kg category.

2012 London Olympics boxing: Magnificent Mary Kom storms into semis, assures a medal

Mary Kom is just one win away from a Bronze medal at 2012 London Olympics.