Run Forrest, run! Justin Gatlin eyes Usain Bolt rivalry
Run Forrest, run! Justin Gatlin eyes Usain Bolt rivalry

After a sensational sprint double at the Diamond League finale, American Justin Gatlin admitted Tom Hanks` film character Forrest Gump had been an inspiration as he battled back from a four-year doping ban.

Decking up like a bride was my favourite look: Priyanka Chopra
Decking up like a bride was my favourite look: Priyanka Chopra

“Since I was four years old, I used to deck up like a bride for fancy dress competitions because that's my favourite look,” says Priyanka Chopra who is yet to get married in real life.

IOA Ad-hoc body justifies last-minute postponement of boxing trials

Star pugilist MC Mary Kom might be angry at the last-minute postponement of the trials to pick boxers for Asian Games but the Ad-hoc Committee, which is running the sport, Saturday justified the move, saying that the Commonwealth Games medal winners needed a break after a tough competition.

CWG 2014: England`s Emma Pooley to quit cycling

Olympic silver medallist Emma Pooley has announced she will retire from cycling after she competes for England in Sunday`s road race at the Commonwealth Games.

Boxer Evans ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Olympic medallist Fred Evans was ruled out of the Commonwealth Games boxing event on Tuesday after being refused accreditation following checks by the British Home Office and Games officials.

Leander Paes moves court, seeks daughter`s permanent custody from Rhea Pillai

Indian tennis legend, Leander Paes on Saturday filed a petition at the Bandra family court seeking permanent custody of his eight-year-old daughter. The 40-year-old Olympic medallist alleged his live-in partner Rhea Pillai, that she may cause harm to their eight-year-old daughter and forcibly take her out of the country.

Wrestlers leave for Astana sans Sushil, Yogeshwar

Olympic heroes Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar have decided to give it a miss for the second year running even as an upbeat Indian wrestling contingent gets set to leave for the Senior Asian Championship to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan from April 22 to 27.

Wings of Fire, King of Ice: Japan cheers its medallists

Japanese newspapers ran exultant banner headlines and television stations had blanket coverage on Monday to celebrate the nation`s second Olympic medallist in as many days after Noriaki Kasai took silver in the ski jump at the age of 41.

England badminton coach all praise for Gopichand and Saina

England`s chief coach Jokob Hoi has hailed Pullela Gopichand for changing the Indian badminton scene and is all praise for the country`s Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal.

Boxer Vijender`s controversy unfortunate: Abhinav Bindra

India`s only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra here on Sunday said it was unfortunate and sad that Olympic bronze medallist boxer Vijender Singh`s name emerged in a drug bust.

Olympic champion Farah reveals getting grilled by US officials as ‘terror suspect’

Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has revealed how he was interrogated by U.S. border officials at the airport on suspicion of being a terrorist just because of his Somalian origin.

Suranjoy stuns Olympic medallist, enters President`s Cup semis

Asian champion Suranjoy
Singh (51kg) humbled Olympic bronze medallist Vincenzo Picardi
in the quarterfinals to assure himself of a medal in the
season-ending President`s Cup Boxing.

Suranjoy stuns Olympic medallist, enters President`s Cup semis

Asian champion Suranjoy
Singh (51kg) humbled Olympic bronze medallist Vincenzo Picardi
in the quarterfinals to assure himself of a medal in the
season-ending President`s Cup Boxing.