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Somdev's early return is testament to his courage: McCain

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It was courageous of Somdev Devvarman to return to competitive tennis within six months of a shoulder surgery since not many athletes attempt that, says his coach Scott McCain, who also believes that

Somdev crashes out of ATP Challenger


Somdev Devvarman's run at the ATP Challenger tournament came to an end after a tame quarter-final defeat against American eighth seed Denis Kudla, here.

Wild card Somdev could not repeat the performa

Vijender gears up for national camp


He has gotten over the disappointment of not winning a medal in the London Olympics and star Indian boxer Vijender Singh is now gearing up to come back a rejuvenated man when the national camp kicks o

Grappler Yogeshwar gunning for World Championship medal


With an Olympics bronze medal in his kitty, Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt now aims for the elusive World Championship medal.

"My next aim is to win a World Championship medal. Having won a medal in

Saina has shown that India can match best


Saina Nehwal’s splendid victory in the Denmark Open marks her out as perhaps the country’s outstanding sportsperson this year.

Apart from the bronze at the London Olympics, this was her fourth title

Discrimination can kill a sportsperson's soul: Mary Kom


Olympic bronze-medallist MC Mary Kom feels "discrimination and partiality can kill a sportperson's soul".

Speaking at a press conference after a felicitation by the Delhi-based Eternal Partners here

Saina Nehwal beats Schenk to clinch Denmark Open title


Olympic bronze-medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal fought through a troubling knee to clinch her fourth title of the year by lifting the Denmark Open Super Series Premier trophy with a dominating win in t

Minimum amount was spent for London Olympics: IOA


The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) today rubbished reports that it had splurged more than Rs.4crore during this year's London Olympics, and stated that the expenses incurred by it on its contingent

Coe to be British Olympic Association chairman

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Sebastian Coe is to be elected unopposed as the next British Olympic Association (BOA) chairman after his only opponent withdrew from the contest.

Richard Leman, the head of British hockey, pulled ou

London Olympics in an Indian’s point of view


It had been an incredible feeling, living in London during this Olympics. It was indeed a privilege to witness Londn2012 Olympics happening in my neighbourhood.

But the atmosphere was not so welcom

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I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.