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Olympics

Djokovic crashes out of Doubles in Rio, withdraws from Cincinnati

 Novak Djokovic's woes continued as the World No.1 was bundled out of the Rio Olympics men's doubles. The Serb suffered a second Olympic defeat in the space of 24 hours, exiting the men's doubles with partner Nenad Zimonjic. The duo...

Twitterati Blasts Shobhaa De on Pathetic Remark about Indian Players

India has failed to win any medals at Rio 2016. With the exceptions of the performances by gymast Dipa Karmakar to reach the final round and Abhinav Bindra missing bronze yesterday by 0.1, other chances have been looking  low...

Twitter Reacts on Dipa Karmakar Qualification in Gymanstics Final

Day 2 of the Rio Olympics was again a mixed bag for India. On one hand, India created history when gymnast Dipa Karmakar qualified for the final round of the Individual vault finals and the Indian women's hockey team...

Everything you need to know about Olympic Tennis

It’s almost time. The most prestigious sporting event in the world is here and with it, comes some exciting tennis. Despite being in the news for all the wrong reasons, there is still every reason to believe that the...

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...

AITA rules, Leander croons

The All India Tennis Association(AITA), like any other sports association in India, operates under a very defaulting omertà when handling Player-Official relations, that leaves our country’s sports output to a dismal level. Just another case of negligence is the...

Rafael Nadal to play at Rio amidst Withdrawals

Nadal's Participation World No.4 Rafael Nadal is all set to compete at this year’s Olympic Games, after he was given the Green Light by the ITF.Nadal was a Gold Medalist at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. He had pulled out...

Rafa Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon Open 2016 with wrist injury

Spanish No.1 Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Wimbledon Open 2016 after failing to recover from a wrist injury he suffered during the French Open 3rd round. In a Facebook post, Nadal confirmed the news to his fans and expressed his...