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Rio Olympic head leaves prison; will face corruption charges

Rio Olympic head leaves prison; will face corruption charges

Carlos Nuzman left prison after his arrest two weeks ago on eventual charges that he arranged bribes to land the Olympics he headed last year in Rio de Janeiro. Nuzman…

Srikanth breaks Denmark’s heart; Saina, Prannoy bow out

Srikanth breaks Denmark’s heart; Saina, Prannoy bow out

Odense: Kidambi Srikanth knocked out local hero and World champion Viktor Axelsen in men’s singles quarterfinals but Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy crashed out with straight game losses in the…

AFI postpones inaugural national championships for 400m races

AFI postpones inaugural national championships for 400m races

The Athletics Federation of India’s plans to start a separate national championships for 400m races received a jolt as the event, scheduled to be held on October 22-23, has to…

In-form India eye yet another Pakistan scalp

In-form India eye yet another Pakistan scalp

Dhaka: High on confidence following their impressive string of performances, an in-form India would look to maintain their unbeaten run when they take on arch-rivals Pakistan in their third and final…

Hamilton title chase returns to track he’s dominated

Hamilton title chase returns to track he’s dominated

Lewis Hamilton usually feels at ease in the U.S. And why not? It’s pretty easy to be happy when he’s usually finishing first. Yet despite his commanding lead over Ferrari’s…

Prannoy stuns Chong Wei, Saina, Srikanth too reach quarters

Prannoy stuns Chong Wei, Saina, Srikanth too reach quarters

Odense: H S Prannoy recorded his second successive win over three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei, while Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth also registered contrasting wins to advance to the…

Lahiri starts with 68, lies 20th in CJ Cup in Korea

Lahiri starts with 68, lies 20th in CJ Cup in Korea

India’s Anirban Lahiri had a mixed outing with a three-under 69 card that put him at a modest tied 20th spot at the end of the first round of the…

Sindhu crashes out of Denmark Open, Saina knocks out Marin

Sindhu crashes out of Denmark Open, Saina knocks out Marin

Odense: Olympic and World Championship silver medallist shuttler P V Sindhu suffered a shock straight game defeat against Chen Yufei of China in the opening round to crash out of the…

Rio 2016 head Nuzman to be released from jail

Rio 2016 head Nuzman to be released from jail

Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail after a top court decision. The 75-year-old Nuzman was arrested two weeks ago amid…

My life has been a roller-coaster: Lee Chong Wei

My life has been a roller-coaster: Lee Chong Wei

He will turn 35 on Saturday but former world number one shuttler Lee Chong Wei still remains Malaysia’s best player and the Olympic Games triple silver medallist says he is…

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