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Twitterati Bolts out After Usain Bolt wins 100m Race,The Fastest Man Alive

Jamaican Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating American Justin Gatlin to win gold at Rio 2016. Bolt, ran 9.81 seconds in his final Olympics to replicate his previous success at Beijing...

IOC: Russian athletes cleared to play in Rio Olympics 2016

The International Association of Athletic Federation, called the IAAF convicted nearly 70 athletes from Russian Federation under the influence of banned drugs as a WADA-approved study detailed practices of Russian doping-schemes in Moscow. The IAAF is responsible for identifying...

Lawn Tennis pull-outs: Rio Olympics 2016

Games of the XXXI Olympiad, aka Rio Olympics 2016 is here. Just like every edition, the Olympics bring zeal and patriotism overflowing with colors of national pride in the players' heart. But nothing is more heartbreaking than having to...

Yogeshwar Dutt furious over appointment of Salman Khan as Ambassador

For years now, India has produced athletes that have made the country proud from their achievements at the global platform. Milkha Singh, PT Usha amongst other like Yogeshwar Dutt have made sure that our country always gets a mention...

Interview: Athletics body must be rebuilt – former world champion

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) - Athletics' crisis-hit governing body needs to be completely restructured, but IAAF president Sebastian Coe should be given the chance to lead the reforms, former world hurdles champion David Oliver has told Reuters. "It (the IAAF)...

Diamond League should ban dopers like we do-marathon boss

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - Any athlete convicted of a serious doping offence should be banned from the Diamond League, following the “zero tolerance” approach of the London Marathon, the race’s chief executive told Reuters on Friday. City marathons have,...
Russian prosecutor general's office reviewing WADA report TASS - essentiallysports.com

Russian prosecutor general’s office reviewing WADA report TASS – essentiallysports.com

MOSCOW (Reuters),WADA report tass - The Russian Prosecutor General's office is reviewing a report by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which exposed wide-spread cheating and corruption in Russian athletics, TASS news agency cited Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko as...

Russia bans European medallist Maracheva, three others for doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian authorities said on Monday they had banned four athletes including European silver medallist Irina Maracheva for doping offences. Maracheva, who came second in the 800m at the 2012 European Championships, was named alongside 24-year-old race-walker Anna...