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OCA secretary Randhir says Bach visit is a boost for Indian sports irrespective of Olympic bid

By C.Rajshekhar Rao THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach’s... (more...)

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Official issues Rio 2016 sailing warning to Guanabara Bay

Rio de Janeiro, April 26 (IANS) — Guanabara Bay in the state of Rio could be stripped of hosting Rio 2016 Olympic sailing... (more...)

OCA secretary Randhir says Bach visit is a boost for Indian sports irrespective of Olympic bid

By C.Rajshekhar Rao THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Olympic Council of Asia secretary-general Randhir Singh says International... (more...)

OCA secretary Randhir says Bach visit is a boost for Indian sports irrespective of Olympic bid

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW DELHI — Olympic Council of Asia secretary-general Randhir Singh says International Olympic... (more...)

Record numbers to run 35th London Marathon

London, April 26 (IANS) — Record numbers are expected to run the 2015 London Marathon on Sunday as more than 38,000... (more...)

World sailing body threatens to move Olympic sailing events from Rio s polluted Guanabara Bay

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — The world governing body of sailing threatened Friday to move... (more...)

World sailing body threatens to move Olympic sailing events from Rio s polluted Guanabara Bay

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — The world governing body of sailing threated Friday to move all... (more...)

World sailing body threatens to move Olympic sailing events from Rio s polluted Guanabara Bay

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — The world governing body of sailing threated Friday to move all... (more...)

Goalie says Canadian soccer team is a family and the whole country is part of it

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER — Veteran goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc has issued a call to arms to Canadians... (more...)

France stripped of Olympic equestrian’s team eventing berth

Paris, April 24 (IANS) — The French eventing team has been stripped of the 2016 Olympics qualification spot after a... (more...)

AP Interview: Rio 2016 CEO Sidney Levy talks about corruption, legacy, tight budget for games

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — Sidney Levy placed his thumb and forefinger about an inch apart... (more...)

AP Interview: Rio 2016 CEO Sidney Levy talks about corruption, legacy, tight budget for games

By Stephen Wade THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RIO DE JANEIRO — Sidney Levy placed his thumb and forefinger about an inch apart... (more...)

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