Anita Wlodarczyk sets new world record in women`s hammer throw
Anita Wlodarczyk sets new world record in women`s hammer throw

Poland`s Anita Wlodarczyk set a new world record in the women`s hammer on Sunday throwing it for 79.58 metres at the same stadium in Berlin where she was crowned world champion in 2009.

Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship
Lee Chong Wei joins main rivals in last 16 at World Badminton Championship

World number one Lee Chong Wei marched on in his bid for an elusive world championship title as he strolled into the last 16 to follow suit with his leading rivals in Copenhagen on Wednesday.

Blake`s injury woes continue as he pulls up in Glasgow

Yohan Blake`s injury troubles hit a new low as he pulled up during the 100 metres at Friday`s Diamond League meeting in Glasgow.

Lee, Shixian clinch All England titles

Malaysian World No.1 Lee Chong Wei and Chinese World No.3 Shixian Wang clinched the men`s and women`s singles titles, respectively, of the $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena here Sunday.

Wrestler Sushil Kumar appointed head coach of Railways team

Ace wrestler and Olympic silver medallist Sushil Kumar has been appointed the coach of the Railways team with an aim to increase the number of medal contenders for the Olympics.