YOG

Sting in the ear for Singaporean youth shooter in Nanjing

Every breath Singaporean shooter Teh Xiu Yi took and every move she made in the final of the Youth Olympics was accompanied by music, especially the 1983 hit song by The Police -- and it proved a bum note.

Chinese young golfer Dou Zecheng driving for gold at Nanjing Youth Olympics

Chinese golfer Dou Zecheng is hoping for the biggest win of his life at the second Youth Olympics in Nanjing.

German wrestling legend plays coach at Nanjing Youth Olympics

German wrestler Karan Mosebach may be unknown to many at the Nanjing Youth Olympics, but the 17-year-old has garnered some attention thanks to his big name mentor.

Australian Dutton wins first gold at Nanjing Youth Olympics

Brittany Dutton of Australia took the first gold medal of the second Summer Youth Olympic Games by winning the women`s triathlon here Sunday.

Golf`s Olympic resurgence begins in Nanjing Youth Games

It has been more than 100 years since the world`s top golfers have targeted a spot in the Olympic Games, but all will change with the sport being included in the 2016 Rio Games. In less than two years, the sport makes a long-awaited return to the Games in Rio and, as is starting to become a trend, the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) at Nanjing are leading the way.

IOC`s `life-changing factory` in place at Nanjing 2014

The Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games will offer participating athletes more than two dozen cultural and educational events that promote the spirit of Olympism while integrating real-life issues faced by young sportspersons on and off the field of play.

Transport initiatives to ease congestion at Nanjing Youth Olympics

With the second Youth Olympic Games (YOG) set to open here Saturday, traffic concerns are among the top priorities and a number of measures have been put in place, said Mao Hanqi, the transport and security spokesperson for the Nanjing traffic management bureau.

Hockey legend De Nooijer role model for Youth Olympics

Double Olympic gold medallist and hockey legend Teun de Nooijer has been selected along with 36 others as Athlete Role Model (ARM) for the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) that will be held in Nanjing, China, Aug 16-28.

Uttarakhand for CBI probe into disappearance of Ramdev`s guru

The Uttarakhand government recommended a CBI probe into the disappearance of Guru Shankar Dev Singh.

British Olympic Association backs Glasgow as 2018 Youth Olympics host

The British Olympic Association (BOA) is proceeding with a bid for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) with Glasgow as its candidate.