A South African judge yesterday rejected the state’s appeal seeking a longer jail sentence for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who is serving a six-year term for killing his girlfriend three years ago
American swimmer Ryan Lochte has been charged by Brazilian police for making a false statement claiming that he was robbed during the recent Rio Olympics
Chitresh Temerged the leading Optimist sailor after he bagged fifth place in the first race and came first in the second race at the Wet-n-Wild Regatta at Pawana Lake here yesterday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that a Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive action plan for effective participation of Indian sportspersons in the next three Olympic Games -- 2020, 2024 and 2028
India's star female golfer Sharmila Nicollet is enjoying her time in the United States during the summer and she is not alone. Any guess on what's keeping her company?
20-year-old Brazilian student Jady Duarte has spoken out at length about her much talked about one night stand with Jamaican world and Olympic champion Usain Bolt
Olympian O P Jaisha, who returned from Rio Olympics with fever and body ache last week, has been hospitalised after she tested positive for H1N1, two days after another athlete Sudha Singh was found to be suffering from the same disease
Controversy stoked by marathon runner OP Jaisha took an interesting turn with her personal coach Nikolai Snesarev asserting that she herself had said no when asked by him if she would need personalised refreshment
Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski, who took silver at the Rio Olympics, said that he auctioned off his medal this week to fund treatment for a three-year-old boy struck with cancer
Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant was honoured on Wednesday with a ceremony in Los Angeles, the city where he played his entire 20-year professional career. As part of the tribute ceremony, held at city hall, officials in the southern California city declared Wednesday as Kobe Bryant Day
His wards might have failed to break the medal jinx at the just-concluded Rio Olympics, but Indian men's hockey team's chief coach Roelant Oltmans says their results in the quadrennial extravaganza were satisfactory if not ideal
President Vladimir Putin yesterday lashed out against the ban on Russian Paralympians from Rio as the country has vowed to keep fighting the suspension it faces over state-sponsored doping
India's Saina Nehwal on Thursday dropped four points to be ninth, while compatriot P.V. Sindhu remained in the 10th spot in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings despite getting a silver in the women's singles competition at the recently-concluded Olympics
India's female sports stars seem to be having a ball of a time and how! Sania Mirza along with PV Sindhu and doubles partners Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa look way too cool together. How do we know?
Lalita Babar, who is back from Rio where she finished a credible tenth in 3000m event, wants to spend quality time with her folks at home
Members of the Indian sports fraternity took to social networking websites Twitter and Instagram to wish all users and fans a Happy Janmashtami
Marathon runner Kavita Raut (31) yesterday sought to steer clear of the OP Jaisha controversy, asserting that there was enough water for her during the grueling marathon event in the Rio Olympics
Jamaican sprinting star Usain Bolt’s girlfriend Kasi Bennett approves a social media message criticising his cheating episode during the Rio 2016 Olympics
Recovering from a knee injury, P Kashyap has shifted his base to Bangalore for a couple of months to train under coach Tom John and get back to his best for the upcoming tournaments in Indonesia, Japan and Korea
India’s 58kg category wrestler Sakshi Malik promises to spare no effort in going for gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on arrival from Rio
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