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Olympian Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore defeats CP Joshi in Jaipur Rural

Last Updated: Friday, May 16, 2014, 13:46

Olympian Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore defeats CP Joshi in Jaipur Rural

Italian police open investigation for doping against Powell, Simpson, physio

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 10:03

Italian police have opened an investigation for doping against Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson, ANSA news agency reported on Tuesday, as the athletes blamed their physiotherapist after they failed drugs tests.

Rathore to run Rajasthan`s interim shooting body

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 17:39

Olympic silver medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has been entrusted with the responsibility of running the Rajasthan Rifle Association (RRA), with the state government dissolving the previous body on the charges of manipulations in forming the association.

IOC strips Crystal Cox of 2004 relay gold medal

Last Updated: Sunday, July 22, 2012, 13:27

American runner Crystal Cox was stripped of her gold medal from the 4x400-meter relay at the 2004 Athens Olympics after admitting to doping.

Want to be known as one who got medals for India: Vijender

Last Updated: Thursday, June 28, 2012, 18:24

Beijing Games bronze medallist Vijender Singh says he doesn`t want to be known just as a three-time Olympian but as someone who won medals for the country.

Athens champion Hamm retires

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 10:06

Paul Hamm, the only American man to win the Olympic all-round gold medal, announced his retirement from gymnastics on Tuesday.

NRAI justifies Heena`s selection over Rathore

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 22:01

The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) today sought to justify its decision to select Heena Sidhu ahead of Athens Olympics silver medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore in the 11-member squad for the London Olympics.

Britta Steffen will try to keep the German flag flying high

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 22, 2009, 15:11

In 2004 German freestyle specialist Britta Steffen arrived at the Athens Olympics full of hope and expectations, but after slipping in the stands, Steffen never came close to reaching her goals.