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Check out PM Modi's fun chat with India's OlympiansRediff.com18 Aug 2021
Iconic boxer MC Mary Kom and ace archer Deepika Kumari were told they need not say sorry after returning without medals while hockey player P R Sreejesh was asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he has learnt Punjabi when he hosted the Tokyo-returned Olympians at his residence.
PM Modi has ice-cream with Sindhu, choorma with NeerajRediff.com16 Aug 2021
Also seen interacting with Prime Minister Modi was Olympic gold medallist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra over a bowl of choorma.
IOC removes two Belarus coaches from Olympic VillageRediff.com6 Aug 2021
'We are not the ones who made the decision, we are only executing it,' Tsimanouskaya said the two officials told her. The two officials had told her the order to send her home came from "high up" in Belarus.
Olympics: Tokyo heat roasts outdoor athletes amid heat-stroke riskRediff.com1 Aug 2021
The Tokyo Games, from July 23 to Aug. 8, coincide with the year's hottest weather in Tokyo where the temperature can rise to 35 degree Celsius (95F) or more. The 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics were held in October.
Olympics: Goalies feel heat of Tokyo's sizzling summerRediff.com29 Jul 2021
'I'm probably drinking five litres of water in a game and it's still not replacing it. It's pretty big.'
North Korea drops out of Tokyo Olympics citing COVID-19Rediff.com6 Apr 2021
North Korea made its decision to pull out of Tokyo at a meeting of its Olympic committee and Sports Minister Kim Il Guk on March 25, the ministry said on its website.
PM Modi inaugurates Khelo India Winter GamesRediff.com26 Feb 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the second Khelo India Winter Games in Gulmarg and said that the event is a step towards making Jammu and Kashmir a hub of winter sports in the country.
Ladakhis take to ice hockey on frozen lakesRediff.com21 Dec 2020
When winter months arrive in the Union Territory of Ladakh, ice hockey is the only game played in town.
English sports get $ 400 million bailoutRediff.com19 Nov 2020
The money covers sport in England, with other parts of the United Kingdom having separate budgets.
A soldier's life on the icy cliffs of LadakhRediff.com4 Sep 2020
'The Pangong Tso lake is frozen from September-October to February-March. The windchill factor is phenomenal. The night temperature goes to minus 40. The area is like a barren desert. You are out in the open with no trees or bushes to take cover.'
'We wanted to explore the real India'Rediff.com28 Jul 2020
'What motivated us was that a lot of people, especially youngsters, had a negative image about India.'
Hockey team have realistic chance of winning medal in TokyoRediff.com20 Jul 2020
With the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games being postponed by a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sardar feels the Indian team will get some time to work on its grey areas and unearth new talent.
NBA: Dunk specialist Carter calls it quits after 22 seasonsRediff.com26 Jun 2020
Atlanta Hawks guard Vince Carter officially announced his retirement from professional basketball on Thursday after an NBA record 22-season career during which his high-flying dunks made him one of the game's top players in his prime. Carter, widely regarded as one of the greatest dunkers of all time, had previously said the 2019-20 NBA campaign would be his last but had not addressed his playing status since the NBA suspended its season in mid-March due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
'India can market itself better'Rediff.com25 Jun 2020
'India is still hierarchical, but not as much as Japan and people appreciate a flat working culture,' Charles Frump, managing director, Volvo Cars India, tells Pavan Lall.
Swiss teams stay at home despite end of training restrictionsRediff.com11 May 2020
Denmark's Superliga to resume on May 28 says Danish League Association
Sports: On this day... April 11Rediff.com11 Apr 2020
Iran were banned from an Olympic football qualifying match against Jordan later that year after refusing to remove their hijabs before kick-off.
Olympics postponement: Athletes show IOC who has powerRediff.com31 Mar 2020
'The fact that the IOC and Japan decided to postpone has a lot to do with the fact that athletes spoke out and clearly told their stories. It somehow made it real.'
Here's why soccer fans are heading to BelarusRediff.com30 Mar 2020
With professional soccer at a virtual standstill around the globe, fans in need of their weekly fix are turning to the Belarusian Premier League to fill the void as it carries on with matches despite the coronavirus outbreak.
Dissent grows as IOC battles to keep Tokyo Games on trackRediff.com18 Mar 2020
The IOC has remained committed to staging the Tokyo Games as planned from July 24-Aug. 9, saying on Tuesday after a meeting with international sports federations that measures against the virus were delivering results.
PIX: 80-year-old Russian great grandmother sizzles on iceRediff.com17 Mar 2020
Valentina Fyodorova is the captain and oldest member of "Ustyanochka", a team composed mostly of women in their fifties and sixties who train three times a week in the gym and on the ice. Fyodorova, who has three great grandchildren, said that although she is much slower and less skilful than many younger players, she enjoys the camaraderie with her team mates.
How the coronavirus virus has impacted sports eventsRediff.com10 Mar 2020
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics torch lighting ceremony in ancient Olympia will be the first in more 35 years to be held without spectators after organisers introduced tighter measures to protect against the coronavirus. Here is a list of international sports events hit by the coronavirus outbreak.
Skier Vonn proposes to boyfriend and he says 'yes!'Rediff.com27 Dec 2019
US Olympian skier Lindsey Vonn proposed to her ice hockey player boyfriend
The A to Z of Shah Rukh KhanRediff.com2 Nov 2019
On the actor's 54th birthday on November 2, we write another tome about the boy with big dreams and a regrettable haircut, who defied incredible odds to become one of the most loved actors on the planet.
No fans, no goals in North vs South Korea WC qualifierRediff.com16 Oct 2019
North Korea's official KCNA news agency issued a brief report early on Wednesday, saying the qualifier ended in a 0-0 draw after a series of "attacks and counterattacks".
Diplomatic chill as North hosts South Korea in World Cup qualifierRediff.com15 Oct 2019
The football teams will be competing amid a tense political backdrop with international negotiations stalled over North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.
Goalkeeper to goaltender: Cech makes ice hockey switchRediff.com10 Oct 2019
Petr Cech is making the switch from football to ice hockey after the former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper signed for British fourth-tier outfit Guildford Phoenix.
Sports Shorts: Boxers Panghal, Kaushik felicitatedRediff.com23 Sep 2019
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Monday
Should you workout during pregnancy?Rediff.com20 Sep 2019
Always warm up before and allow your body to cool down, after exercising, says Zumba instructor and ambassador Sucheta Pal.
From visualisation to reality, Canada toasts 'Queen B'Rediff.com10 Sep 2019
The 19-year-old's triumph, which came in her US Open main draw debut and against the undisputed queen of the sport, was the latest step in a meteoric rise for Andreescu and it dominated front pages across the country.
The legend who inspired 3 IdiotsRediff.com5 Sep 2019
Magsaysay Award winner Sonam Wangchuk speaks to Claude Arpi about his journey, his fights, his hopes and how he became an inspiration for the Bollywood blockbuster.
Indo-Pak sport: We can upset India in Davis Cup, says AqeelRediff.com5 Aug 2019
An Indian tennis team will travel to Pakistan after 55 years. The last time they sparred on Pakistan soil was way back in March 1964 in Lahore, where India won 4-0.
NFL's Cowboys is once again Forbes' most valuable teamRediff.com23 Jul 2019
The NFL's Cowboys, who unseated Spanish soccer club Real Madrid for top spot on the list in 2016, were valued at $5 billion, a 4% rise when compared to last year, Forbes said in a statement.
Toronto Raptors NBA victory bash marred by shootingRediff.com18 Jun 2019
The shooting interrupted an otherwise peaceful, six-hour bash that only began to clear out in the late afternoon.
PIX: Russian President Putin scores eight goals in all-star hockey gameRediff.com11 May 2019
The 66-year-old helped his side to an emphatic 14-7 win in the Night Hockey League.
BEST Sports Photos of the Week!Rediff.com8 Apr 2019
Rediff.com encapsulates all the sporting action from the past week in this eye-catching photo feature.
Football Extras: Mourinho to get his own TV show in RussiaRediff.com11 Feb 2019
News of all that's transpired on and off the football field
Best Sports Photos of the Week!Rediff.com11 Feb 2019
Best sports images from the week gone by
Sports Shorts: Mourinho slips and falls at Russian ice hockey gameRediff.com5 Feb 2019
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Tuesday
STUNNING Sports Pix from 2018!Rediff.com21 Dec 2018
With the year sprinting to a close, we bring you, in pictures, some of the best action from the sports world.
10 odd photos that you must see!Rediff.com19 Oct 2018
These images prove we live in a wonderfully weird world.