• manipur s ace boxer dingko singh held for assaulting woman

    Manipur's ace boxer Dingko Singh held for assaulting woman athlete

    Other Sports | January 17, 2014 13:22 IST

    Imphal: Asian Games boxing gold medallist Dingko Singh has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman weightlifter in Manipur, police said Friday."Dingko surrendered to police Thursday evening after the family members of the female athlete

  • caster semenya gets silver medal in 800 at worlds

    Caster Semenya Gets Silver Medal In 800 At Worlds

    Other Sports | September 04, 2011 20:04 IST

    Daegu, South Korea, Sept 4: With a shiny silver medal hanging around her neck, Caster Semenya is already looking forward to another meeting with Nelson Mandela.The South African runner, who won the 800 meters at

  • winning for some isn t everything at worlds

    Winning For Some Isn't Everything At Worlds

    Other Sports | September 04, 2011 15:57 IST

    Daegu, South Korea, Sept 4: Anti-government protests forced Yemeni hurdler Fatima Sulaiman Dahman to train indoors for six months before the world championships. And even then, she often practices alone because there are few other

  • iaaf to stick with false start rule

    IAAF To Stick With False Start Rule

    Other Sports | September 04, 2011 15:56 IST

    Daegu, South Korea, Sept 4: The IAAF says it has no plans to change its stringent false start rule for next year's London Olympics despite the disqualification of Usain Bolt in the 100 meters at