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Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts

Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts

The three athletes are required to demonstrate that they have successfully followed the educational programme of IOC.

Cabinet clears IOC-OIL-BPCL's Russian stake buy for $3.14 bn

Cabinet clears IOC-OIL-BPCL's Russian stake buy for $3.14 bn

The Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to a consortium of IOC, Oil India and BPCL buying stakes in two Russian oilfields for a total of USD 3.14 billion.

Finding Fancy Bears: False clues make it tough to track WADA hackers

Finding Fancy Bears: False clues make it tough to track WADA hackers

Many others in the cybersecurity industry see the WADA hack as a straightforward act of Russian revenge, but solid evidence is hard to find.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino backs doping-tainted Russia

FIFA President Gianni Infantino backs doping-tainted Russia

There appears no risk of Russia losing the 2018 World Cup, with only nine months until the doping-tainted nation hosts the Confederations Cup, which serves as the warmup event.

Petrol price hiked by 58 paise a litre; diesel gets cheaper by 31 paise/litre

Petrol price hiked by 58 paise a litre; diesel gets cheaper by 31 paise/litre

Petrol will cost Rs 64.05 a litre as against Rs 63.47.

Rio Olympics ticket-touting case: Brazil Police to question IOC chief Thomas Bach

Rio Olympics ticket-touting case: Brazil Police to question IOC chief Thomas Bach

The police move comes just after Bach was criticised for the handling of the allegations of state sponsored doping in Russia.

Rio Olympics Farce: IOC chief Thomas Bach in ticket scam spotlight

Rio Olympics Farce: IOC chief Thomas Bach in ticket scam spotlight

Bach is caught up in an affair which centres on the arrest of Ireland`s Olympic chief, Patrick Hickey, who is suspected of illegally trading Olympic tickets.

IOC President Thomas Bach to skip Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

IOC President Thomas Bach to skip Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

It will be the first time the IOC president has missed the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games since 1984.

World swimming in turmoil over Rio Olympics 2016 doping decisions

World swimming in turmoil over Rio Olympics 2016 doping decisions

FINA originally barred seven Russian swimmers from Rio following a report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren that alleged state-run doping in Russia.

Anil Khanna elected honourary life president of All India Tennis Association

Anil Khanna elected honourary life president of All India Tennis Association

AITA already has two honourary Life Presidents -- S M Krishna and Yashwant Sinha.

Yarelys Barrios, Samuel Adelebari Francis fail retroactive Beijing dope tests

Yarelys Barrios, Samuel Adelebari Francis fail retroactive Beijing dope tests

Nigeria-born Francis, who now represents Qatar, finished 16th in the 100m event.

Olympics 2020: Japanese probe finds no bribery in Tokyo 2020 bid

Olympics 2020: Japanese probe finds no bribery in Tokyo 2020 bid

Japanese officials have consistently denied wrongdoing and have said that the payment was for consulting services related to the bid.

IOC Q1 profit jumps 25% to Rs 8,269 cr, to issue bonus shares

IOC Q1 profit jumps 25% to Rs 8,269 cr, to issue bonus shares

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) today reported a 25 per cent jump in first quarter net profit, as it also declared a 1:1 bonus share.

Russia to pay bonuses to athletes barred from Rio Olympics 2016

Russia to pay bonuses to athletes barred from Rio Olympics 2016

Medvedev congratulated Russian athletes who won medals at the Olympics and handed them keys to brand new off-road vehicles as a reward.

China faces 1-year ban from weightlifting over doping

China faces 1-year ban from weightlifting over doping

China is the world's dominant country in weightlifting, having topped the medal table at every Olympics since 2000.

International Weightlifting federation names 15 re-test doping failures

International Weightlifting federation names 15 re-test doping failures

"The IWF imposed mandatory provisional suspensions upon the athletes," the Lausanne, Switzerland-based federation said in a statement.

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host city of 2020 Summer Olympics

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host city of 2020 Summer Olympics

It will be the second time the Summer Olympics are held in the Japanese capital, which previously hosted the 1964 Summer Olympics.

Brazil police say IOC's Patrick Hickey discussed illegal ticket sales

Brazil police say IOC's Patrick Hickey discussed illegal ticket sales

Police told a news conference in Rio de Janeiro that they were also investigating bank documents for evidence of money laundering linked to the illegal ticketing ring.

India to participate at Rio 2016 Footvolley World Tournament

India to participate at Rio 2016 Footvolley World Tournament

The tournament will be held from tomorrow till August 28 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Russia loses appeal against Paralympics ban in Rio next month

Russia loses appeal against Paralympics ban in Rio next month

CAS said its panel found the IPC "did not violate any procedural rule in dealing with the disciplinary process" which led to Russia`s suspension from the event.