Yogeshwar Dutt's 2012 Olympics medal won't be upgraded to gold as World Wrestling body cleared Azerbaijan's Togrul Asgarov, top-place finisher, of doping violation
Yogeshwar Dutt's London Olympics bronze in wrestling was upgraded to silver after second-place finisher the late Besik Kudukhov's sample tested positive for a banned substance
Yogeshwar Dutt won a bronze medal at the London Olympics through repechage. Four years later, the colour of the medal has now turned grey, not through the wrestler's own efforts, but primarily because of WADA's legacy testing programme
Yogeshwar Dutt said that the upgradation of his London 2012 medal from bronze to silver will help ease the disappointment of his early exit from the Rio Games, although he was not sure whether to be happy or sad at the development
Yogeshwar Dutt who won a bronze at London 2012 Olympics has been upgraded to silver after second-place finisher Besik Kudukhov's sample from the Games tested positive for a banned substance
Russian Yevgeniya Kolodko's doping sample had found two banned substances -- the turinabol and the growth hormone ipamorelin
International Weightlifting Federation disclosed that 20 new suspect doping cases have come up from 2012 London Olympics and 2208 Beijing edition
London Olympics chief Sebastian Coe said that despite 23 positive results from 265 retested samples, he was not ready to accept that the 2012 London Olympics was a 'dirtiest ever'
Thursday's rankings were used to determine the Olympic qualifiers in each of the five categories -- men's and women's singles, men's, women's and mixed doubles -- from the points accumulated in the period between May 4, 2015 and May 1, 2016.
United States shall top 2016 Rio Olympics tally with 42 gold medals, according to a report by Simon Gleave, who has got the numbers through a data-processing program
Salman Khan's appointment as India goodwill ambassador for 2016 Rio Olympics has generated mixed response from the sports fraternity
Salman Khan is intending to travel to Rio de Janeiro to support Indian athletes. The Olympics will be held from August 5 to 21.
Brazil will host the Summer Olympic Games in Rio this year. Google Doodle is celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Modern Games with a classy google doodle.
International Olympic Committee has asked World Anti-Doping Agency for transcripts from its report on doping and corruption in track and field that raises the possibility that $5 million in sponsorship money was paid to help Tokyo secure the 2020 Olympics
China is poised to win 39 gold medals, followed by the United States (35), Russia (25) and Japan (18) at the 2016 Rio Olympics, according to a study by Australian Olympic Committee
Olympics organisers have outlined plans to slash spending by about 10 percent to prevent next year's mega-event from running over budget.
Hakubun Shimomura, Japan's sports minister, submitted his resignation after it was revealed that the cost of constructing the Tokyo 2020 Olympics centrepiece stadium escaleted by 100 per cent from $1 million. The minister will return half his pay for six months as atonement.