Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Most established players of the Indian team are busy playing the Hockey India League which has coincided with the 12th South Asian Games.

12th South Asian Games: Kavita Raut books Rio 2016 berth with marathon gold

Nashik girl Raut is the lone athlete to have qualified for the Olympics from the 12th SAG.

Sanjeev Rajput claims Rio Olympics berth in 50m three-position rifle category

Sanjeev Rajput claims Rio Olympics berth in 50m three-position rifle category

Rajput has become 12th Indian shooter to secure a quota place for the Rio Olympics.

Lionel Messi: Argentine superstar will not play at Rio Olympics, says coach

Lionel Messi: Argentine superstar will not play at Rio Olympics, says coach

Messi led Argentina to the 2014 World Cup final in Rio where they lost 1-0 to Germany after extra time.

Heena Sidhu: Ministry officials think that it’s very easy to win an Olympic medal

Heena Sidhu: Ministry officials think that it’s very easy to win an Olympic medal

Abhinav Bindra once said that the government should have implemented TOPS in a better way. 

Padma Bhushan: Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, Deepika Kumari to be conferred with India's third highest civilian award

Padma Bhushan: Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, Deepika Kumari to be conferred with India's third highest civilian award

Saina is one of India's biggest hopes of winning a medal at the Rio Olympics later in the year.

Sports council recommends massive hike in 'meagre' union sports budget

Sports council recommends massive hike in 'meagre' union sports budget

The revived All India Council of Sports (AICS) on Saturday recommended a massive hike in central government's sports budget stating that the current Rs 886 crore allocation is too meagre for a country as big as India.

Swedish Cup Grand Prix: Apurvi Chandela bags another gold, wins tournament's 'best shooter' award

Swedish Cup Grand Prix: Apurvi Chandela bags another gold, wins tournament's 'best shooter' award

For her outstanding performance in the tournament, the rising shooter was awarded a Walther rifle, besides being crowned the best shooter (men and women combined).

Swedish Cup Grand Prix: Apurvi Chandela wins gold, breaks world record

Swedish Cup Grand Prix: Apurvi Chandela wins gold, breaks world record

The silver and bronze went to Swedish shooters Astrid 

Lee Chong Wei wants to sign off with a medal at Rio Olympics!

Lee Chong Wei wants to sign off with a medal at Rio Olympics!

Wei revealed that this years Rio Olympics would be his last multi-sporting mega event.

PBL 2016: Win over Lee Chong Wei is big confidence booster, says Kidambi Srikanth

PBL 2016: Win over Lee Chong Wei is big confidence booster, says Kidambi Srikanth

Srikanth overcame Lee 15-12 6-15 15-7 in the fifth and final match. 

Saina Nehwal's bronze medal in London Olympics is biggest moment in Indian badminton: Pullela Gopichand

Saina Nehwal's bronze medal in London Olympics is biggest moment in Indian badminton: Pullela Gopichand

Pullela Gopichand is quite hopeful to better the record this time around at Rio Olympics.

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Parupalli Kashyap hopes PBL would help him regain form before Rio Games

Parupalli Kashyap hopes PBL would help him regain form before Rio Games

Kashyap said he should be in a good shape by next week.
 

My pairing with Rohan Bopanna​ best medal prospect at Rio: Leander​ Paes

My pairing with Rohan Bopanna​ best medal prospect at Rio: Leander​ Paes

Four years back in London Olympics, Paes had to partner Vishnu Vardhan and they lost in the second round.

Roger Federer: Here's the Swiss maestro's complete schedule for 2016

Roger Federer: Here's the Swiss maestro's complete schedule for 2016

Federer will play all the major events next year, which includes the Olympics. 

There are no plans to retire yet: Swiss Maestro Roger Federer

There are no plans to retire yet: Swiss Maestro Roger Federer

Federer said that he had planned all of 2016, all the way through the Rio Olympics and beyond.

Saina Nehwal should focus more on mental strength: Prakash Padukone

Saina Nehwal should focus more on mental strength: Prakash Padukone

If you are mentally not strong you can never win the Olympics," said Prakash

Vikas Gowda qualifies for Rio Olympics after revision of entry standards

Vikas Gowda qualifies for Rio Olympics after revision of entry standards

IAAF Council decided to lower the cut-off mark to 65.00 metres.

Olympics: Crisis? What crisis? asks Rio 2016 chiefs

Olympics: Crisis? What crisis? asks Rio 2016 chiefs

Local organising committee head Carlos Nuzman insisted work was on schedule.