The New Indian Express - Sport - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:52:42 +0530 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:11:09 +0530 Sport NADA concludes hearing, decision on Narsingh's fate deferred NADA's legal team gave its arguments against the sabotage theory before the disciplinary committee. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:21:47 +0530 Kerala Blasters sign Northern Ireland's Hughes as marquee footballer ISL franchise Kerala Blasters FC announced the signing of Northern Ireland's Aaron Hughes as the marquee player. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:02:59 +0530 Coach Conte wanted to bring me to Chelsea: Tevez Boca Juniors veteran forward Carlos Tevez has revealed he received a call from Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:56:19 +0530 Haryana Police team visits SAI centre to probe Narsingh's allegations A police team today visited the Sports Authority of India centre here to hold investigations in the wake of Dope scandal. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:49:32 +0530 IOA says Narsingh can replace Rana after green signal by NADA Rana has been nominated by Wrestling Federation of India for the 74kg freestyle quota place after Narsingh tested positive. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:06:15 +0530 Amid tight security, Bolt arrives in Rio for Olympics Bolt is aiming to repeat his 100m, 200m and 4x100m victories at the 2008 and 2012 Games. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:36:22 +0530 Pole vaulter Isinbayeva to pass up watching Rio athletics Isinbayeva, a triple world champion, is currently considered the greatest female pole vaulter of all time. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:28:17 +0530 Brazil's Rousseff and Lula to miss Rio opening ceremony Brazil's suspended president Dilma Rousseff would not attend the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:21:35 +0530 Expect great Olympic atmosphere, says IOC president IOC president Thomas Bach said he expected an Olympic Games full of passion and joy. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:14:30 +0530 FINA backs IOC resolution of not imposing blanket Olympic ban on Russia IOC to allow each federation to assess the eligibility Russian sportspersons for Rio 2016 on an individual case basis. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:59:32 +0530 Brazil confident of entering top ten in Olympic medals tally COB official Marcus Vinicius Freire is confident that the hosts will be able to enter the top 10 of the medal rankings. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:27:52 +0530 Kirsty Coventry: Africa's best Olympian dives in for the last time Kirsty Coventry is going to the Olympics for the fifth and final time, and she's swimming for one more little slice of history. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:59:03 +0530 Transformed Rio ready to enjoy Olympic party, says mayor Rio de Janeiro is a "vastly different city" to the one that won the right to host the Olympic Games in 2009. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:49:20 +0530 Note perfect Murray ready for more Olympic glory Andy Murray has revealed the secret behind the personalised notes that fuelled his Wimbledon triumph. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:39:06 +0530 Olympic Village controversy lingers, Brazilians pessimistic about games Rio's mayor and Australia buried the row over shambolic conditions at the games Village but controversy lingered. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:13:31 +0530 Real may outbid United in race to sign Pogba Zidane has raised the prospect of Real Madrid gazumping Manchester United in their protracted pursuit of Paul Pogba. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:23:32 +0530 Guardiola hits out at ICC over 'unacceptable' pitch The Manchester City manager warned ICC officials that they needed to learn important lessons from the debacle. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:24:15 +0530 Putin accuses IAAF of 'discrimination' Vladimir Putin condemned the expulsion of all but one member of Russia's athletics team from the Olympics as 'pure discrimination'. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:24:11 +0530 Spaniard Guardiola ready to turn midfielders into defenders The City manager raised the prospect yesterday of using midfielders Fernandinho or Fernando in the middle of defence. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:19:46 +0530 Chelsea must win the league, says Hazard Hazard said that he is determined to rediscover his best form and help Conte challenge for the Premier League title. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:10:38 +0530 SSP Chawrasia: The tee tester of Indian golf Coming from a family of nine that inhabited a nondescript hut near hole No 9 at India's oldest golf club Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:44:28 +0530 Twelve years wiser, Mouma out to enjoy carnival It's rather surprising then that Mouma Das is returning to the Olympic fold after such a long period. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:42:48 +0530 Juggling fame, studies and javelin, Neeraj keen on time management Amid adulation, Neeraj has already started thinking how to balance studies and athletics. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:39:19 +0530 Narsingh reiterates conspiracy theory, panel to decide today Defence team questions rationale behind taking weight-gain drug, Olympic chances still bleak Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:33:17 +0530 Inderjeet comes clean in second doping test, but no Rio hopes Inderjeet is one of those athletes who does not train at the national camps. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:44:08 +0530 NADA adjourns hearing, Narsingh's fate to be known tomorrow In a hearing which lasted three and half hours, Narsingh and his battery of lawyers presented their case in front of the NADA committee. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:44:11 +0530 Absence of Russian stars hurts Games: Putin Two-time gold medallist pole vaulter Isinbayeva was seen breaking down in tears. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:09:10 +0530 Shooter Vijay Kumar expects four medals from Rio squad Olympic silver medalist Vijay Kumar, who failed to make the Rio-bound squad, has now turned into a die-hard supporter. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:17:43 +0530 Haryana has no control over SAI Sonipat Centre: Anil Vij Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij today claimed the state government had no control over the activities of the SAI centre. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:13:02 +0530 Depleted Russian Olympic team gets Rio send-off The traditional ceremony began with the laying of wreaths at WW II's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Kremlin wall. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:03:12 +0530 Coach Guardiola imposed strict diet: Man City defender Clichy Manchester City defender Gael Clichy revealed that new chief coach Pep Guardiola has enforced a strict dietary regime. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:53:46 +0530 Federer to miss Rio games to recover from knee surgery Switzerland's 17-time grand slam winner Roger Federer has decided to call an end to the current season. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:50:58 +0530 Look at what I do on pitch: Neymar on Rio games Neymar has rejected claims that his party-boy image and hectic lifestyle could take his focus off next month's Olympic. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:41:39 +0530 Juventus sign Napoli striker Higuain for $98.9 million Italian football champions Juventus have announced the historic signing of Napoli's Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:02:47 +0530 IAAF rebuffs Russia's bid to overturn track ban Long jumper Darya Klishina is the only athlete eligible to represent Russia out of the 68 who were entered. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:57:48 +0530 Zika fear may keep fans at home during Rio Olympics: Report Not only are flights to Rio down, but flights booked are also less than the major growth seen for the 2014 World Cup. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:53:06 +0530 Putin to meet Russia's dope-tainted Rio team International federations are now scrambling to vet Russian athletes as time ticks down to the start of the Games. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:37:53 +0530 Russia's fencing team cleared to compete at Rio Olympics The IFF says 197 tests taken from Russian athletes in 35 countries over the last two years were all negative. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:29:18 +0530 Want to win a medal at Tokyo Olympics, says Neeraj Neeraj Chopra said he is looking to put in hard yards to earn India a medal at 2020 Olympics. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:23:38 +0530 Narsingh's Rio hopes fade further as he fails second dope test Narsingh has been alleging his rivals of spiking his food supplements and meals, to frame him into the scandal. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:02:29 +0530 Time for conspiracy theories to stop: Goel on Narsingh fiasco Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel said that doors are almost shut for dope-tainted wrestler Narsingh Yadav to go to Rio. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:45:41 +0530 Olympic pro at 22, Shiva banks on improved strength in Rio World No 6 Shiva Thapa from Assam is only the third Indian boxer ever to have won a World Championships medal. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:16:08 +0530 Report on Narsingh Yadav's doping row to come in two days: Government The final report of the panel probing wrestler Narsingh Yadav's doping controversy will come in the next two days. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:48:04 +0530 No player can be substituted for failing dope test: Vijay Goel Goel's remarks came after he was asked if anyone else can be sent in place of wrestler Narsingh Yadav. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:36:40 +0530 Lok Sabha MPs demand probe into Narsingh Yadav drug test issue Parliamentary Affairs S S Ahluwalia assured the House that he would ask the government to make a statement on the issue. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:39:39 +0530 Maharashtra CM Fadnavis hints at foul play in Narsingh doping scandal Fadnavis hinted the wrestler may have been 'tricked', while asking the Union Sports Minister to look into the case. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:10:48 +0530 Gaston Sangoy, Walter Ibanez to join Mumbai City FC The stars from Argentina and Uruguay are all set to strengthen and reinforce the squad. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:46:07 +0530 Brazilian police confiscate drugs with Olympic logo Beyond the Olympic logos, some of the drugs were also wrapped in bags featuring the logo of a well-known drink brand. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 10:09:31 +0530 19 more Russians banned in mounting Rio toll The toll of the nation's athletes suspended from Rio has risen to 108. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:56:02 +0530 Narsingh's family alleges conspiracy, stage sit-in Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:51:41 +0530 'My dad inspired me - I hope he is proud when looking down' Man Utd's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has endured a long and painful journey to the top. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:34:16 +0530 Guardiola weighs in on the fatties Man City manager bars overweight players from training. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:26:50 +0530 Man City close to pounds 60 million double swoop City are moving closer to securing the signing of Schalke winger Leroy Sane and Palmeiras striker Gabriel Jesus. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:16:43 +0530 Klopp banishes Sakho from overseas tour Sakho has flown back to England after Klopp ran out of patience with his attitude during their Palo Alto stay. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:13:25 +0530 Narsingh replaced by Rana for Rio, scandal reaches police Rana's ticket to Rio will only be confirmed if Narsingh fails to convince the NADA panel on Wednesday. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:55:07 +0530 Narsingh grappling with destiny Wrestler confident of coming out unscathed from doping allegations ahead of key hearing slated for today Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:40:36 +0530 Patna Pirates' Cheralathan a symbol of forty-tude Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:40:35 +0530 Young spinner keeps fingers crossed as another Ranji season nears With the Ranji season only a couple of months away, TN’s Aushik Srinivas is leaving no stone unturned to get back into the series Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:40:32 +0530 Meet Ambattur Raja, failed Class I twice but cleared Rio test Parents who insisted children must study are proud their son has given an infamous locality a new identity. Swaroop Swaminathan examines factors that contributed to the making of a 400m role model Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:40:31 +0530 Inderjeet fails test, claims innocence Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:40:30 +0530 Boy who 'spiked' Narsingh Yadav's food found; FIR soon The cook, who apparently caught the person in June, identified him from a group photograph. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:47:33 +0530 Olympics: Federer to miss Rio, rest of season with injury Federer underwent knee surgery in February before missing May's French Open with a back problem, and the Swiss star said he was calling time on his 2016 season. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:43:47 +0530 Sushil snubbed again as India replaces Narsingh with Parveen The IOA informed United World Wrestling of their desire to enter Parveen Rana as their nation’s replacement. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:55:49 +0530