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Dipa Karmakar is exciting but I don't need to attempt Produnova: Simone Biles

Dipa Karmakar is exciting but I don't need to attempt Produnova: Simone Biles

The Indian did not win a medal but still became an overnight star in her country, mainly due to her successful attempt at the "Produnova" vault.

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Rafael Nadal, Mo Farah defend medical records after new leak

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Rafael Nadal, Mo Farah defend medical records after new leak

Nadal, who has twice been granted a TUE, said he had never taken anything to improve his performance but took what doctors advised him was the best medication to care for his troublesome knee.

After winning hearts with Produnova, Dipa Karmakar now wants to beat  Simone Biles at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

After winning hearts with Produnova, Dipa Karmakar now wants to beat Simone Biles at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

At the 2016 Rio Olympics, Dipa finished fourth in the women's vault final in the artistic gymnastics.

Williams sisters never violated anti-doping regulations, says ITF president

Williams sisters never violated anti-doping regulations, says ITF president

In its official statement regarding the cyber-attack on ADAMS, WADA announced on Tuesday night that Russia was behind the hacker attack on its database.

WADA says hackers released another batch of athlete data

WADA says hackers released another batch of athlete data

WADA said the hackers released data of 25 athletes from the United States, Germany, Britain, Czech Republic, Denmark, Poland, Romania, and Russia.

WADA fury as Russian hackers release Serena Williams, Simone Biles' data

WADA fury as Russian hackers release Serena Williams, Simone Biles' data

The hacking group released information gleaned from the files of Biles, the Williams sisters and Elena Delle Donne.
 

Russian hackers leak files of USA Olympic stars; alleges Serena Williams, Simone Biles of doping

Russian hackers leak files of USA Olympic stars; alleges Serena Williams, Simone Biles of doping

The site claimed former No.1 Serena was allowed to take banned substances such as oxycodone, hydromorphone, prednisone.

When Dipa Karmakar met Simone Biles: American gymnast wants Produnova to be renamed 'Karmakar vault'

When Dipa Karmakar met Simone Biles: American gymnast wants Produnova to be renamed 'Karmakar vault'

Dipa Karmakar became a household name in India after she executed the Produnova act to perfection at Rio Olympics 2016.

Michael Phelps ruled Twitter during Rio Olympics 2016

Michael Phelps ruled Twitter during Rio Olympics 2016

During the Olympics, over 187 million tweets were sent which led to 75 billion impressions (views on and off Twitter) of tweets, the company said on Wednesday.

Woman power saves India blushes at greatest show on earth

Woman power saves India blushes at greatest show on earth

They were equals when it came to effort and perseverance in what is called the greatest show on earth.

WATCH: History of Produnova – Vault of death is named after THIS Russian athlete

WATCH: History of Produnova – Vault of death is named after THIS Russian athlete

Russian gymnast Yelena Produnova was the first female gymnast to ever successfully land the difficult vault (which is how it got its name). 

Olympics 2016: Simone Biles bows out with four gold and name in lights

Olympics 2016: Simone Biles bows out with four gold and name in lights

Biles missed London 2012 because she was too young to compete but has dominated gymnastics in the four-year cycle since.

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9 Preview: Games braces for Usain Bolt and more

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9 Preview: Games braces for Usain Bolt and more

The Jamaican's quest for a third successive triumph is one of the undoubted centrepieces of these Games.

Dipa Karmakar chases Olympics history at Rio: Know Indian gymnast's vault final opponents

Dipa Karmakar chases Olympics history at Rio: Know Indian gymnast's vault final opponents

Tripura girl will face very stiff competitions from American Simone Biles, Russian Maria Paseka and Hong Un-jong of North Korea.

Rio Olympics: Second gold for peerless Simone Biles in Rio

Rio Olympics: Second gold for peerless Simone Biles in Rio

"You never know the feeling until it hits you," said an emotional Biles.

Dipa Karmakar settles for fifth place in 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

Dipa Karmakar settles for fifth place in 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

Dipa Karmakar finished fifth in women's Vault Final at 2015 World Championships in Glasgow.

US gymnast becomes first woman to win three straight all-around world titles

US gymnast becomes first woman to win three straight all-around world titles

Simone Biles became the first woman to win three straight all-around titles at the gymnastics world championships.

Young US gymnasts prepare at Pan Ams for 2016 Rio Olymoics rumble

Young US gymnasts prepare at Pan Ams for 2016 Rio Olymoics rumble

The most exciting names in U.S. gymnastics, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman and Simone Biles, will all be competing during the Pan American Games -- just not in Toronto.

World beater Biles trying not to think about Olympics

World beater Biles trying not to think about Olympics

Gymnast Simone Biles, an early favourite to emerge as the darling of the Rio Olympics, is gearing up for next month`s American Cup in her home state of Texas and keeping her mind off the `scary` 2016 Games.