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SportsAug 4, 2021, 3:21 PM IST
Badminton gold medal winner Viktor Axelsen swaps shirt with opponent; ‘beautiful’ tradition started in 2016
After the men's singles badminton final, as a mark of respect for his opponent, Denmark's Viktor Axelsen exchanged his shirt with China's Chen Long. Axelsen bagged the gold after defeating Long, who claimed the title in Rio in 2016.
SportsAug 3, 2021, 11:15 AM IST
UK Olympic gold medalist Tom Daley spotted knitting while watching springboard final; netizens react
The post garnered over 1.6 lakh likes and thousands of comments. A netizen also shared a clip of the gold medalist knitting while sitting in the audience.
SportsAug 3, 2021, 8:55 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Belgium defeats India 5-2 in men's hockey semi finals
Fortune swung in both teams favour during the first half of the match. but Belgium emerged on top with some brilliant stick-work in the second half.
SportsAug 2, 2021, 7:12 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Kamalpreet Kaur finishes sixth in women's discus throw finals
India's stint in women's discus throw came to its best end, as Kamalpreet Kaur finished sixth in the finals. Valarie Allman of the United States of America claimed the gold.
SportsAug 2, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Watch Mutaz Essa Barshim, Gianmarco Tamberi display incredible spirit to share High Jump gold
In a fascinating display of the Olympic spirit, two friends Mutaz Essa Barshim of Bahrain and Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy, decided to share the gold medal in the high jump at the Tokyo Olympics. Watch the video here.
SportsJul 31, 2021, 5:15 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu loses semis clash to Tai Tzu Ying, to battle for bronze medal
India's hope for a gold or silver in badminton faded after top player PV Sindhu lost her semis clash to Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying on Saturday, while she would now battle for bronze.
SportsJul 30, 2021, 9:23 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic's bid for Golden Slam ended by Alexander Zverev in semis
There was another setback in the tennis sector in the Tokyo Olympics. World number one Novak Djokovic of Serbia was ousted in the semis by Germany'sAlexander Zverev, ending his bid for the Golden Slam.
SportsJul 30, 2021, 7:18 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Simone Biles' mental health hardships
Four-time Olympic champion, Simone Biles withdrawal from the Tokyo 2020 Games, citing mental health issues, sent her fans and well-wishers in a state of shock.
SportsJul 28, 2021, 9:00 AM IST
Indian women's hockey team suffers third straight defeat, loses to Great Britain 4-1
Great Britain -- Rio Olympic Games-2016 gold medalist -- kept storming the Indian goalpost and exposing the weak line of defence.
SportsJul 27, 2021, 6:16 AM IST
Bermuda, the smallest nation in the world, wins its first gold medal at Tokyo Olympics
Taking part in her third Olympic Games, Flora Duffy won the gold medal with a time of 1:55:36. That was one minute ahead of the silver medalist Georgia Taylor Brown of Great Britain.
SportsJul 26, 2021, 2:34 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Silver medalist Mirabai Chanu can still win the gold medal, here's how
The Tokyo Olympics 2020 saw India earn only a medal so far, as female weightlifter Mirabai Chanu bagged a silver in the 49 kg category. However, the colour of her award could still change to gold, and here's how it could happen.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Yediyurappa's exit will shrink BJP's social base; golden opportunity for Congress, JDS: Experts
Experts say that BS Yediyurappa resignation from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post will definitely antagonize the dominant Lingayat community and the mutt seers who idolize him.
Fact CheckJul 25, 2021, 5:28 PM IST
Oops! Politicians celebrate Priya Malik's medal as Tokyo Olympics gold; it was not
While Priya Malik's feat is no less worthy of a celebration, our politicians' haste to post without verification on social media is quite noticeable in this instance.
SportsJul 25, 2021, 2:20 PM IST
Priya Malik wins gold at Hungary's World Cadet Wrestling Championship
Priya Malik is an Indian junior wrestler who wrestles in the amateur circuit currently. She took part in the World Cadet Wrestling Championship, where she won the gold medal.
SportsJul 25, 2021, 10:17 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Andy Murray pulls out of men's singles due to minor thigh strain
Andy Murray is a former Grand Slam winner and an Olympic gold medalist from Great Britain. He was looking to win his second singles gold during the Tokyo Olympics, but a minor thigh strain has compelled him to pull out of the competition.