Olympics-bound Tintu Luka wins gold in 800m, triple jumper Mayookha Johny injured

Olympics-bound Tintu Luka wins gold in 800m, triple jumper Mayookha Johny injured

National record holder and Asian champion Luka, representing Railways, clocked a moderate 2:01.84 to defend her title.

Federation Cup National Athletics: Lalita Babar sets national mark, Sudha Singh joins her in 2016 Rio Olympics 3000m steeple

Federation Cup National Athletics: Lalita Babar sets national mark, Sudha Singh joins her in 2016 Rio Olympics 3000m steeple

Rajiv Arokiya set the second national record of the day while winning the gold in men's 400m race.

No comments! Virat Kohli on Salman Khan as goodwill ambassador for Indian contingent at Rio Olympics

No comments! Virat Kohli on Salman Khan as goodwill ambassador for Indian contingent at Rio Olympics

IOA's appointment of Salman as the goodwill ambassador for Indian contingent at 2016 Rio Olympics had sparked controversy.

Did 'Sultan' shoot disrupt Indian athletes' Olympic practice session at JLN Stadium? Here's what happened...

Did 'Sultan' shoot disrupt Indian athletes' Olympic practice session at JLN Stadium? Here's what happened...

The Bollywood superstar appears to have given more ammunition to his critics.

2016 Rio Games: Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi will not reunite in Olympics

2016 Rio Games: Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi will not reunite in Olympics

Both Paes and Bhupathi cannot make it to the Olympics as individuals or as a team because of their rankings.

Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari equals world record in recurve event

Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari equals world record in recurve event

Kumari's score of 686/720 equalled the record-breaking score of 686/720 set by South Korean archer Ki Bo-Bae in 2015.

Vinod Kambli defends Salman Khan, advises Gautam Gambhir not to 'become so gam'

Vinod Kambli defends Salman Khan, advises Gautam Gambhir not to 'become so gam'

The controversy surrounding the naming of Salman Khan as the Goodwill Ambassador of the Indian contingent for 2016 Rio Olympics fails to subside.

Salman Khan-Rio Olympics controversy: Athletes divided, IOA firm on Bollywood star as India's goodwill ambassador

Salman Khan-Rio Olympics controversy: Athletes divided, IOA firm on Bollywood star as India's goodwill ambassador

The position itself is unprecedented and IOA's decision to pick Salman for it left the sporting fraternity divided.

Free-style wrestler Sandeep Tomar books fourth Indian spot for 2016 Rio Olympics

Free-style wrestler Sandeep Tomar books fourth Indian spot for 2016 Rio Olympics

Narsingh Pancham Yadav, Yogeshwar Dutt and Hardeep Singh have previously qualified for the 2016 Summer Games.

Pullela Gopichand expects seven Indian players to make it to 2016 Rio Olympics

Pullela Gopichand expects seven Indian players to make it to 2016 Rio Olympics

K Srikanth, PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa, and Manu Attri are among the players likely to make it to India's badminton team to the Olympics.

2016 Rio Games:Wrestlers look to bag Olympic berths at World Qualifying tourney

2016 Rio Games:Wrestlers look to bag Olympic berths at World Qualifying tourney

Top three finishers in each weight category will secure an Olympic berth for a country.

Achanta Sharath Kamal, Mouma Das book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

Achanta Sharath Kamal, Mouma Das book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

Earlier, Soumyajit Ghosh and Manika Batra had qualified for the Rio Games, to be held in August.

2016 Summer Olympics: Rio police learn lessons from Paris attacks

2016 Summer Olympics: Rio police learn lessons from Paris attacks

The national stadium in the French capital was among the targets on November 13 IS attack.

2016 Summer Olympics: Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra book their Rio berths

2016 Summer Olympics: Soumyajit Ghosh, Manika Batra book their Rio berths

With no other country from the region participating in the South Asian Zone qualification event, the competition was restricted to the Indian paddlers alone.

Singapore Superseries: Pranaav-Sikki enter 2nd round; Srikanth, Jayaram, Prannoy lose

Singapore Superseries: Pranaav-Sikki enter 2nd round; Srikanth, Jayaram, Prannoy lose

It turned out to be a disastrous day for the men's singles shuttler as Kidambi Srikanth, H S Prannoy and Ajay Jayaram lost their respective first round matches.

2016 Rio Olympics: Besieged Brazil president Dilma Rousseff cancels Greece flame trip

2016 Rio Olympics: Besieged Brazil president Dilma Rousseff cancels Greece flame trip

The lighting of the flame, at Ancient Olympia in the south of the country, is set for April 21.

Injury layoff set to end Parupalli Kashyap's 2016 Rio Olympic dream

Injury layoff set to end Parupalli Kashyap's 2016 Rio Olympic dream

This is a big blow for the promising shuttler.

Azlan Shah, Champions Trophy will serve as Rio Olympic preparations, says Sardar Singh

Azlan Shah, Champions Trophy will serve as Rio Olympic preparations, says Sardar Singh

India start their campaign in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup against Japan on April 6.

2016 Rio Olympics: Brazil sport minister 'likely' to quit

2016 Rio Olympics: Brazil sport minister 'likely' to quit

Sport Minister George Hilton's job has been under threat since his party, PRB, quit President Dilma Rousseff's embattled coalition a week ago.

Usain Bolt confirms 2016 Rio Olympics will be his last

Usain Bolt confirms 2016 Rio Olympics will be his last

Bolt feels it's going to be hard to go four more years for him to continue up till the next Olympics in 2020.