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Shopkeeper made serious allegations against wrestler Sushil Kumar

After the arrest of wrestler Sushil Kumar in the Sagar Dhankhar murder case, many stories of his bullying are coming out. Taking advantage of his clout and power, he not only had grabbed the money of many people but also used to beat them badly on demanding payment.

May 30, 2021, 17:34 PM IST

Sushil Kumar Case: Crime Branch of Delhi Police will investigate

The Delhi Police's Crime Branch will handle the case related to the Chhatrasal Stadium brawl that led to the death of a 23-year-old wrestler.

May 24, 2021, 11:58 AM IST

Wrestler Murder Case: Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar arrested

Sushil Kumar had been on the run, ever since the brawl at Chhatrasal stadium which led to the death of wrestler Sagar Rana.

May 23, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

Chinese badminton star Lin Dan announces retirement

Lin became the first shuttler to retain the Olympic title when he won in the 2012 London Games after his triumph in the home event in Beijing in 2008.

Jul 04, 2020, 17:55 PM IST

Former Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin, husband Ethan Hall expecting second baby

Former Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin of United States has revealed that she and husband Ethan Hall are expecting second child.

May 31, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

Hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr continues to be on ventilator, condition stable

The 96-year-old was hospitalised on May 8 with high fever and breathing trouble.

May 16, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

Former Olympic javelin champion Janis Lusis dies aged 80

During his illustrious career spanning 15 years, the Latvian had bagged a full set of Olympic medals besides clinching four European titles and setting two world records.

Apr 30, 2020, 17:17 PM IST

Kobe Bryant inducted into 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame

Bryant, 41, who died in a helicopter crash in California in January, played for 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers and won five NBA titles. 

Apr 05, 2020, 19:47 PM IST

Army men preparing for Olympic in Gulmarg

Army men are preparing to win a medal for India at Olympic & Asiad. Zee News brings you a report from ground zero.

Jan 28, 2020, 08:58 AM IST

New Zealand Olympic legend Peter Snell dies aged 80

Snell, considered New Zealand`s greatest athlete, won three Olympic gold medals. 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Hungarian swimmer sanctioned for alleged sexual assault

Kenderesi was competing in the FINA World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea at the end of July, when he had been banned from leaving the country for alleged sexual harassment.
 

Nov 21, 2019, 11:35 AM IST

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge becomes 1st athlete to finish marathon in under two hours

Long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya on Saturday scripted history by becoming the first-ever athlete to finish a marathon in under two hours in the Austrian capital of Vienna.

Oct 12, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Indian women's hockey team defeat Japan 2-1 in Olympic Test Event

With points on the board, the Indian team will now face Australia on August 18.

Aug 17, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Seven more Russian weightlifters banned for doping violation

The International Weightlifting Federation said on Friday the seven had been charged based on data from the Moscow anti-doping laboratory.

Aug 17, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Caeleb Dressel breaks Michael Phelps' record with 8 medals as World Swimming Championships concludes

The U.S. sprint specialist became the first swimmer to win eight medals at a single world championships, taking down Olympic great Michael Phelps`s 10-year-old 100 metres butterfly world record for good measure.

Jul 29, 2019, 12:01 PM IST

Katinka Hosszu, Daiya Seto on course for medley double at World Swimming Championships

The "Iron Lady", who won her first gold medal in the event a decade ago in Rome, came home in 4:35.40, ahead of Japan`s Yu Ohashi and China`s Ye Shiwen. 

Jul 28, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

Boxers Amit Panghal, Gaurav Bidhuri nominated for Arjuna award

Other boxers who will be in contention but have not been recommended by BFI are former world silver-medallist Sonia Lather and former CWG bronze-winner Pinki Rani. 

Apr 30, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Harpreet Singh bags silver as India finishes with 16 medals at Asian Wrestling Championships

India's overall tally of 16 medals included eight -- one gold, three silver and four bronze -- won by men's freestyle wrestlers, four bronze by women and three silver and bronze by Greco-Roman wrestlers.

Apr 28, 2019, 20:39 PM IST

Olympic Qualifiers: Indian women's football team ready for tough Myanmar test

India will need to win the encounter in order to proceed to the next round while a draw will be enough for the hosts to qualify with better goal difference.

Apr 08, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Vijender Singh injured during training session, US pro debut delayed

Vijender, India's first Olympic and world championships medallist in boxing, was to make his US debut at the Staples Center on the Vasiliy Lomachenko-Anthony Crolla undercard.

Mar 25, 2019, 16:59 PM IST