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Tokyo Games: JOY and AGONYRediff.com14 Aug 2021
The Tokyo Olympics produced many, many, many emotional moments for the athletes and their coaches...
Tokyo Games: DRAMATIC MomentsRediff.com9 Aug 2021
From sharing medals to defections to gestures on the medals podium to punching horses, the Tokyo Olympics had it all.
Tokyo Games: SUPER Pix!Rediff.com8 Aug 2021
Action from the 2020 Olympics.
Tokyo Games: ELECTRIFYING Pix!Rediff.com6 Aug 2021
Scenes from the 2020 Olympics.
E-sports, breakdancing win 2022 Asian Games spotsRediff.com18 Dec 2020
Breakdancing, considered one of the pillars of hip-hop culture, will also make its Asian Games bow in 2022, two years before it features in the Olympics for the first time in Paris.
When the Olympics was boycotted or cancelledRediff.com24 Mar 2020
Canada and Australia said they would not be sending athletes to the Tokyo Olympics if the Games went ahead as scheduled in July and August this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a list of previous cancellations, boycotts and changes of venues of the Summer and Winter games.
Shorts: Kuhoo-Dhruv pair wins Egypt International mixed doubles titleRediff.com20 Oct 2019
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Sunday
Routine shooting gold in bag, Anish worries about maths examRediff.com13 Apr 2018
Inside the shooting range, his confidence rivals a seasoned campaigner but the moment Anish Bhanwala steps out of it, he becomes the average 15-year-old worried about his maths exam. It's just that he now happens to be India's youngest Commonwealth Games gold-medallist.
How the Rio Olympics ban has affected these Russian athletesRediff.com28 Jul 2016
Here is the current state of play among the 28 Olympic sports.
Unsung Olympic heroes return to take limelightRediff.com28 Jul 2016
Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite will be favourite to defend her Olympic title when modern pentathlon enjoys a rare share of the global sporting spotlight on the final weekend of the Rio Games.
10 Best Sports Photos of the Week!Rediff.com21 Jul 2015
Rediff.com has the best sports images from the events in the week gone by snapped right here...
Top 10 fittest men of all timeRediff.com8 Jun 2015
The good folks at Men's Health have very helpfully listed why they believe are the fittest men of all time.
Wait over, Indian footballers cleared for Asian GamesRediff.com9 Sep 2014
India will not take part in baseball, bowling, fencing, karate, modern pentathlon, rugby, softball, soft tennis and triathlon because of the athletes' poor standards.
Standoff over India's Asian Games delegation rumbles onRediff.com5 Sep 2014
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has recommended slashing the country's proposed Asian Games delegation by a third and sending only medal hopefuls to South Korea's Incheon later this month.
With medals as goal, SAI to prune Asiad athletes' delegation?Rediff.com4 Sep 2014
A large number of Indian athletes are in the dark about their participation at the Asian Games as the country's sports officials debate sending only medal hopefuls to Incheon.
Athletics sees Olympic Games revenues cut by IOCRediff.com29 May 2013
Athletics will get a lower share of Olympic revenues in the future after the International Olympic Committee on Wednesday recalculated the federations' revenues according to their contribution to the Games.
'We have to fix the problems we have in wrestling'Rediff.com8 Mar 2013
Wrestling will implement a string of immediate changes as the sport seeks to win back its Olympic spot with time fast running out, acting international federation (FILA) president Nenad Lalovic said on Thursday.
Wrestling in shock as IOC votes to axe it from OlympicsRediff.com13 Feb 2013
Wrestling was in a state of shock after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) made a surprise recommendation on Tuesday to drop the sport from the 2020 Games.
IOC recommends to cut wrestling from 2020 OlympicsRediff.com12 Feb 2013
Wrestling should be removed from the 2020 Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee's Executive Board said in a surprise recommendation on Tuesday as it looks to revamp the Games sports programme.
IOC plans to cut one sport, add another for 2020 GamesRediff.com31 Jan 2013
One Olympic sport will learn next month that its Games future is in jeopardy when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) meets to decide the shape of the summer Games from 2020.
British armed forces to act as Games flag bearersRediff.com9 Mar 2012
British servicemen and women will carry the national flags at the team welcome and medals ceremonies at this year's Olympic Games, the London 2012 organising committee said.
WADA adds cortisone to monitoring programmeRediff.com28 Sep 2011
The World Anti-Doping Agency has added out-of-competition use of glucocorticosteroids that include powerful anti-inflammatory medication cortisone, often taken as injection by injured cricketers, to its Monitoring Programme, along with nicotine.
Bopanna-Qureshi bag Peace and Sport AwardRediff.com3 Dec 2010
Indian Davis Cupper Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi have been conferred Peace and Sport Award from a Monaco-based foundation, their second honour in a week, for their message of 'Stop War Start Tennis'.
Asian Games mirror region's growthRediff.com30 Nov 2006
The Asian games are getting bigger and better.