Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Athletics

Another top Indian athlete fails dope test

After the recent embarassment involving five top athletes who failed dope tests conducted on their samples by the Athletics Integrity unit, it is yet another top Indian track and field personality whose dabblings with banned substances have now come...

India wins first international medal in Ultra Running courtesy Ullas Narayan

Having made its presence felt a year and half back in June – July 2017, the Indian Ultra Running Team has left its first impression at the 2018 International Association of Ultra Running (IAU) 24 Hour Asia & Oceania...

Athlete, Actor, BSF Personnel: The many faces of Praveen Kumar Sobti

Growing up, our generation's biggest source of the knowledge of the Indian epic was BR Chopra's Mahabharata. The people who brought those characters to life on the silver screen became a part of the cult status that most of...

Nirmala Sheroran and four others caught in dope shame, test positive for banned substances

Enthusiasts of Indian sport woke up to a rude shock early this morning as the massive news of five top athletes failing dope tests as doping horrors continue to bring national shame for India on the sporting front. Three...

SAI orders enquiry into sprinter’s suicide in JLN Stadium

Palinder Chaudhary, 18, a sprinter, who attempted suicide in his hostel room at the Sports Authority of India’s Athletics Academy in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi, on Tuesday evening, was declared dead at the Safdarjung Hospital later on Tuesday...