Caitlyn feared transition would 'tear apart' family
Caitlyn feared transition would 'tear apart' family

Former athlete and reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner says she was very worried her decision to transition would tear apart her family.

Bruce Jenner always knew his 'true self'
Bruce Jenner always knew his 'true self'

Former athlete and TV personality Bruce Jenner, who is transitioning into a woman, has reportedly told his family that he has known he was meant to be a woman, since he was five.

Doctor claims 2008 Olympic champion Samuel Wanjiru was murdered
Doctor claims 2008 Olympic champion Samuel Wanjiru was murdered

An inquest into the controversial death of 2008 Olympic marathon champion Samuel Wanjiru has revealed that the athlete was possibly murdered and did not commit suicide as the police had claimed in the aftermath of his shocking death May 15, 2011.

Olivia Munn didn't know her beau was a star athlete
Olivia Munn didn't know her beau was a star athlete

Actress Olivia Munn says she wasn't aware of who her NFL star boyfriend Aaron Rodgers was when she first met him.

I will abide by AFI regulation on marathons: OP Jaisha
I will abide by AFI regulation on marathons: OP Jaisha

Seasoned runner O P Jaisha, who broke the 19-year-old women's national marathon record here on Sunday, said that she will abide by whatever limits are imposed by Athletics Federation of India on the number of such races an athlete can run in a calendar year in future.

Ethiopian double in Sao Paulo year-end race
Ethiopian double in Sao Paulo year-end race

Ethiopian athletes scored a double success Wednesday in the traditional New year`s Eve road race in Sao Paulo, Latin Americas`s biggest, with Dawit Admasu taking the honours for the men and 2008 champion Ymer Wude Ayalew taking the plaudits for the women.

Oscar Pistorius did not `throw wobbly` over appeal: Lawyer
Oscar Pistorius did not `throw wobbly` over appeal: Lawyer

Oscar Pistorius`s lawyer denied Friday that the jailed athlete had "thrown a wobbly" after learning he could face a much harsher punishment for killing his girlfriend.

Oscar Pistorius `blood money` row deepens
Oscar Pistorius `blood money` row deepens

Lawyers for Reeva Steenkamp`s family on Wednesday expressed shock that Oscar Pistorius`s defence team revealed details of secret "blood money" payments during a heated courtroom arguments over his sentencing.

Energy drinks may ruin your sleep

Although energy drinks may enhance athlete's performance, they also cause insomnia and nervousness, a study said.

Delhi Police official shifted for misbehaving with sportsman

An official of Delhi Police has been shifted to police lines for allegedly misbehaving with a disabled sportsman who was on his way to South Korea to attend an international meet.

Meet 116 years old Dharampal Singh Gujjar,world's oldest athlete

Meet Dharampal Singh Gujjar,world's oldest athlete who has put old age to shame and continues to participate in marathons and contests.

Never thought I'll play an athlete: Priyanka Chopra
Never thought I'll play an athlete: Priyanka Chopra

  She's played glamorous roles and a girl-next-door in several of her past films. But Priyanka Chopra, who will be seen playing boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom in a biopic, says essaying an athlete in a film was almost unthinkable for her.

Mahiedine Mekhissi stripped of gold after stripping off shirt

France`s Mahiedine Mekhissi was stripped of his gold medal and disqualified from the European athletics championships on Thursday after peeling off his shirt before he crossed the line in first place.

Commonwealth Games is past, now hope to win gold in Asiad: Arpinder Singh

The triple jump bronze at the Glasgow is "history" and athlete Arpinder Singh is now looking forward to prove himself at the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon, which will provide him with a stage bigger than the one at Hampden Park.

Commonwealth Games: Tintu Luka fails to qualify for women`s 800m final

Indian athlete Tintu Luka failed to qualify for the women`s 800 metres final at the Commonwealth Games.

CWG 2014: Poovamma Machettira fails to qualify for women`s 400m finals

Indian athlete Poovamma Machettira failed to qualify for the women`s 400 metre final, finishing fifth in semi-final 1 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park Stadium here Monday.

Sanjeevani Jadhav sets new record in 3000 mtr running

City-based athlete, Sanjeevani Jadhav on Sunday set another national record in 3000 mts running event at the 15th All India-Junior championship in Chennai.

Supreme Court says can`t go into grant, denial of sports award

The Supreme Court Monday said it could not go into the government`s decision to hold back the Arjuna Award to triple jump athlete Renjith Maheshwary just before the award ceremony in 2013.

Pistorius `torn apart` after shooting girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius`s murder trial resumed today with a neighbour and friend giving a heart-wrenching account of finding the "broken" athlete coming down the stairs, holding his dead girlfriend in his arms.

Pistorius `torn apart` after shooting girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius`s murder trial resumed Monday with a neighbour and friend giving a heart-wrenching account of finding the "broken" athlete coming down the stairs, holding his dead girlfriend in his arms.