2016 Rio Olympic

Conor Dwyer

Conor Dwyer Announced Retirement after a Ban takes him Out of Tokyo Olympics

American swimmer and a two-time Olympic gold medalist Conor Dwyer has been issued a 20-month…

Twitter salutes The Flying Fish

Four years back, the greatest swimmer ever, made a rookie mistake to slip out on…

Twitter reacts to Serena’s shocking exit

In one of the biggest upsets of the year, American Serena Willliams made a shocking…

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…

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Lawn Tennis pull-outs: Rio Olympics 2016

Games of the XXXI Olympiad, aka Rio Olympics 2016 is here. Just like every edition,…

AITA rules, Leander croons

The All India Tennis Association(AITA), like any other sports association in India, operates under a…

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Spanish No.1 Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Wimbledon Open 2016 after failing to recover from…

Japanese wrestling champion suffers first loss in 13 years

TOKYO (Reuters) – Triple defending Olympic wrestling champion Kaori Icho presented a window of hope…

Britain aiming for record ‘away’ medal haul in Rio

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain could win more medals at the Rio Olympics than at any…

Ineligible Wynne now cleared to play for New Zealand

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The player at the centre of an eligibility issue that ended New…

Olympic champion Drysdale has coaching issued settled

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Olympic single sculls champion Mahe Drysdale’s plans to defend his title in…

Olympics: Dead fish wash up on shores of Rio bay

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Thousands of dead fish washed up on the shores of…

Russia unlikely to compete in Rio, European Athletics chief says

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen does not expect Russia to return…

Saina vs Marin – The next big rivalry?

Lin Dan vs Lee Chong Wei. Federer vs Nadal. Barcelona vs Real Madrid. India vs…

Olympics: Rio faces tough times but IOC upbeat about preparations

By Karolos Grohmann LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) – International Olympic Committee officials said on Wednesday they…

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Paris attacks heighten security fears for 2016 Rio Olympics

By Anthony Boadle and Pedro Fonseca BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Last week’s Paris killings…