2020 Olympic

Resurgent Venus Williams says no end in sight to playing career

Resurgent Venus Williams says no end in sight to playing career

The American former world number one`s on-court form has been nothing short of remarkable considering she was diagnosed in 2011 with the debilitating Sjogren`s syndrome.

Mar 04, 2017, 11:47 AM IST
Germany could handle 2024 Olympics, European Championship

Germany could handle 2024 Olympics, European Championship

Germany can handle hosting the 2024 Olympics and the European soccer tournament that year if the country is awarded both events it is bidding for, the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) said on Tuesday.

Mar 17, 2015, 20:05 PM IST

Japan speeds up evacuation plans of 2020 Olympics facilities

Japan will reportedly speed up the evacuation plans for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games, following a warning of 70 percent likelihood of a large earthquake striking the capital within 30 years.

Dec 23, 2013, 17:28 PM IST

Narendra Modi jumps to oppose wrestling exclusion from Olympics

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday opposed the IOC`s move to drop wrestling from the 2020 Olympic programme.

Feb 13, 2013, 23:39 PM IST