After winning the last PBL and going on to claim a historic World Championship bronze, India shuttler B Sai Praneeth is hoping a repeat show in the league can boost his Tokyo Olympics bid.
After having missed the first edition of the Pro League, the Olympics-bound India kick-started their preparations for the quadrennial showpiece in earnest
America's legendary gymnast and Olympic medallist Shannon proves she has the courage of her convictions
Zeniya told reporters that Momota, who won a record 11 titles last year had "extraordinary enthusiasm towards the Olympics" this year in Tokyo but urged Japan's home gold medal hope to take time to recuperate fully
A year later, the Middle Eastern nation has once again made headlines worldwide but for a wrong reason. Iran's sole female Olympic medallist Kimia Alizadeh has announced that she is defecting to Europe
In an upcoming book 'Dreams of a Billion: India and the Olympic Games', the former All-England champion and national head coach Gopichand spoke about the difficult times
Nita Ambani, who is the only individual member from India, will be at the world body until she attains the age of 70
Predictions are never easy and fraught with danger ranging from an unlucky draw to a bad day and a questionable call or refereeing, so let's hope for four to eight medals in Tokyo, where the hockey and shooting teams will be in focus.
Gopichand, who has produced two Olympic medallists -- Saina Nehwal (bronze in 2012) and Sindhu (silver in 2016) -- lauded the Government of India's Khelo India Youth Games event
In "Richard Jewell", Paul Walter Hauser stars as the real-life security guard Richard Jewell whose life turned chaotic after he was listed as a possible suspect in the Olympic Park bombing during the 1996 Atlanta Olympics
World Championship stars Deepak Punia (86kg) and Ravi Dahiya (57kg) did not have to break much sweat as they were given direct entries in the final which they won easily
After recovering from a back injury, which marred her progress in 2018, Mirabai Chanu has constantly improved her performance in 2019
PV Sindhu who claimed a silver at the Rio Olympics, will have the opportunity to emulate wrestler Sushil Kumar in becoming the second Indian to secure two Olympic medals when she turns up at the Tokyo Games
Reviewing the year gone by, Manpreet said 2019 has been productive for the team in terms of its performances despite not getting enough opportunities to compete in high-level international tournaments
Also making the squad for the Asia/Oceania zone qualifiers, scheduled from February 3 to 14 in China, were Commonwealth Games medal-winning duo of Gaurav Solanki (57kg) and Naman Tanwar (91kg)
Mary Kom defeated Zareen 9-1 in the trials held on Saturday to make the squad for Olympic Qualifiers in China in February
Former junior world champion Nikhat Zareen on Saturday said she was left quite hurt by M C Mary Kom's refusal to share a hug after their trial bout for the Olympic qualifiers
Six-time world champ warns Zareen not to challenge her next time after winning trial for Olympic qualifiers
Nikhat Zareen is super excited to face MC Mary Kom in Saturday's 51kg category final of the women's boxing trials for next year's Olympic qualifiers.
The Sports Minister, in the past, has made it clear that he cannot intervene in selection matters as it would be considered a violation of the Olympic charter