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IOC disqualifies four Russians from London Olympics over doping

IOC disqualifies four Russians from London Olympics over doping

The International Olympic Committee said on Thursday it had disqualified four Russian athletes from the 2012 London Olympics after re-tests of their samples came back positive for banned substances. The IOC said all four -- Victoria Valyukevich, a triple jumper who was eighth in the women's competition, hammer throwers Gulfiya Khanafeeva and Mariia Bespalova, and weightlifter Khadzhimurat Akkaev, who did not compete due to a back injury, had tested positive for anabolic steroid turinabol. The ..., 2 months ago

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Olympics-Australia boss Coates disappointed by lack of Olympic funding

Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates has expressed disappointment with the lack of government funding for the nation's Winter Olympians in the federal budget.
 DNA2 weeks ago Olympics-Australian Coates' reign under threat after grubby campaign  DNA3 weeks ago

Olympics-NHL decision on Olympics is regrettable says IOC

The National Hockey League's decision not to take part in the 2018 Winter Olympics is regrettable and will come as a big blow to the world's best ice hockey players, the International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday.
 DNA1 month ago ICC mulling bid for Olympic inclusion in 2024  Sify2 months ago Olympics-IOC still hopeful NHL players will compete in Pyeongchang  DNA2 months ago

Russia's Olympic chief asks for stepping up national anti-doping work

Russias fight against the use of performance enhancing drugs in sports must not be of a claptrap nature, Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov said on Friday.Beginning last year, Russian athletes were constantly under the gun due to ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Five Russian athletes admit taking banned doping substances  Prokerala1 month ago WADA could bar Russia from Olympics  Rediff.com1 week ago

Need panels like Lodha Committee for NSFs: Sushil Kumar

India's greatest ever Olympian Sushil Kumar strongly feels that panels similar to one headed by Justice RM Lodha to clean up the BCCI mess, is required to bring in more accountability and transparency in functioning of National Sports Federations (NSF). "I ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Bindra on how India can emerge as a sporting nation

The Indian shooters fired a blank at the Rio 2016 Olympics with Abhinav Bindra missing the medal by a whisker but the 2008 Beijing Olympic champion said he has high hopes for Tokyo. IMAGE: Abhinav Bindra in action during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Photograph: PTI Celebrated Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra says everything needs to evolve around 'sports science' if India has to enjoy success at the highest level and emerge as a sporting nation.Bindra, who won the gold medal at the Beijing Olympic ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

India not hosting IOC Session in 2019: IOA

India has lost its bid to host the 132nd Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 2019 even as the Italian city of Milan emerged as the front-runner to organise the prestigious event. The IOA's bid to host the IOC Session had got the support of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago India not to bid for CWG, says IOA prez  Deccan Herald2 months ago IOA gets green signal from govt to bid for hosting IOC Session  Business Standard2 months ago
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Task Force Recommends Setting Up of a Steering Committee for 2020 Olympics

Sports Ministry’s task force, constituted to prepare an action plan for the next three Olympic Games, on Monday recommended setting up an empowered steering committee to take charge of 2020 Games in Tokyo. The eight-member task force, including lone ...
 Asia Net India1 week ago

Badminton: China head coach to retire after 24 years

Li Yongbo, who led the Chinese national badminton team to gold medal victory at six Olympic games, will step down as head coach, media reports said today. Fans have been calling for Li's retirement since China's subpar performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Ghana readies for 2018 Commonwealth Games

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has officially launched the country's participation in the 2018 Commonwealth Games to be held in Gold Coast, Australia.Ghana will be represented by 50 athletes who will be participating in some 12 sporting disciplines for ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
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