Keyword Results for   'olympics'  
Tom Daley launches new diving academy   Apr 15, 1:54 pm
London, April 15 (ANI): Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley has launched 'Tom Daley Diving Academy' to help unearth the future champions.
Mo Farah says winning London Marathon would be 'greatest career achievement'  Apr 12, 2:39 pm
London, Apr 12 (ANI): British Olympic track champion Mo Farah has said that winning the London Marathon would top everything that he has achieved in his impressive track career, including his Olympic and World Championship golds.
Rio de Janeiro squatters clash with police over eviction ahead of 2016 Olympics  Apr 12, 1:55 pm
London, Apr 12 (ANI): Several people were injured following clashes over a huge police operation to evict hundreds of families from abandoned buildings in Rio de Janeiro.
Zara Phillips sets eyes on winning gold at Rio 2016 Olympics  Apr 12, 11:25 am
London, April 12 (ANI): Zara Phillips has revealed that she is back in training in a bid to win gold at the Rio Olympics in 2016.
IOC warns Pak of suspension unless country complies with 'non-interference' rules  Apr 11, 11:33 am
Karachi, Apr 11 (ANI): The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has warned Pakistan that they face a possible expulsion from the Olympic roster unless they comply with rules banning government interference.
Thorpe's manager rejects 'fears' of swimmer losing 'infected' arm post surgeries  Apr 10, 11:53 am
London, Apr 10 (ANI): The manager of Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe has dismissed fears that the swimmer could lose his arm after contracting a serious infection in his shoulder following a series of surgeries.
Thorpe may never swim again as he faces danger of losing 'infected' arm post surgery   Apr 9, 11:38 am
Sydney, Apr 9 (ANI): Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe may reportedly never swim competitively again as he faces losing the use of his left arm after contracting two 'dangerous' infections following a series of surgeries on his shoulder in Switzerland.
Stephanie Rice says `lost part of herself` post retirement announcement   Apr 9, 10:13 am
Sydney, Apr. 09 (ANI): Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice, who has won three Olympic gold medals, has reportedly announced her retirement in a video on her website from the sport.
US Olympic athletes 'bummed' at ban on 'selfies with Obama'   Apr 9, 10:13 am
Johannesburg, Apr 9 (ANI): Some of America's Olympic athletes have reportedly said that they were not permitted to click selfies with US President Barack Obama when they visited the White House.
Arsenal youth team coach jailed for life for killing 'mouthy' man over yoghurt   Apr 8, 2:26 pm
London, Apr 8 (ANI): A coach of the Arsenal youth team has reportedly been served with a life sentence after he was found guilty of killing a man over a yoghurt, just weeks before the 2012 London Olympics commenced.
Former US President Jimmy Carter criticizes drone use, NSA surveillance program  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Criticizing Obama administration's surveillance efforts, former US President Jimmy Carter reportedly said that the country's use of drones has been "abused".
Former US President Jimmy Carter criticizes drone use, NSA surveillance program  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Criticizing Obama administration's surveillance efforts, former US President Jimmy Carter reportedly said that the country's use of drones has been "abused".
'Man U fan' Bolt may play football for Jamaica after retirement from athletics  Mar 12, 12:54 pm
London, Mar 12 (ANI): Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt has reportedly fuelled speculations that he could play football for his native country when he retires from athletics after the 2016 Rio Olympics
Obama sends promised beer as lost Olympic wager to Canada   Mar 11, 1:06 pm
Washington, March 11 (ANI): US President Barack Obama, who reportedly lost a bet to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper after Canada' hockey team beat the US team in the Olympics, has made his payment by sending White House-brewed beer to the country.
'Invisible man' Thorpe 'tending vegetables' in 'secret' Swiss chalet!  Mar 2, 2:28 pm
Sydney, Mar 2 (ANI): Australian swimming star Ian Thorpe is reportedly recuperating in an unassuming chalet in a Swiss village, where he moved after his failed bid to make the Australian swim team for the London Olympics.
Gold medalists Meryl Davis, Charles White say Vladimir Putin was 'incredibly nice'  Feb 28, 3:29 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): US Olympic ice-dancing gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charles White are reportedly quite impressed with Vladimir Putin after their brush at Sochi Olympics.
Russia pokes fun by recreating 'Olympic rings malfunction' during closing ceremony  Feb 24, 3:06 pm
Johannesburg, Feb. 24 (ANI): Organizers of the Sochi Olympics closing ceremony showed their light-hearted side and poked fun at their own mishap at the opening ceremony with the Olympic rings.
Sweden and Austria players take Sochi doping toll to 6   Feb 24, 10:51 am
Sydney, Feb. 24 (ANI): A Swedish ice hockey player and an Austrian cross-country skier were thrown out of the Winter Olympics failing drug tests, taking the doping toll to six at Sochi.
Two more athletes test positive for doping at Sochi Olympics  Feb 23, 10:59 am
Sydney, Feb 23 (ANI): Two fresh doping cases have reportedly hit the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi which took the total number of failed drugs tests to four.
Rebecca Adlington 'gets nose job' following years of ridicule  Feb 23, 10:58 am
London, Feb.23 (ANI): Rebecca Adlington underwent cosmetic surgery at a Harley Street clinic to have her nose reduced in size following lots of criticism over the years.
Robbie Williams believes Aussie women are Olympians at sex  Feb 23, 10:44 am
Melbourne. Feb 23 (ANI): Robbie Williams thinks women in Australia are Olympians when it comes to sex.
Finland carries away bronze in men's ice hockey clash against US at Sochi Olympics  Feb 23, 10:11 am
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Finland's men's ice hockey team has beaten their United States counterparts 5-0 at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, taking away the Americans' only chance of winning the bronze medal.
Venus silences critics by winning WTA Dubai Open  Feb 23, 9:38 am
Johannesburg, Feb 23 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has silenced her critics who said she could never make a significant comeback at the age of 33 by winning the WTA Dubai Open on Saturday.
Over 1 mln S.Korean fans sign petition demanding inquiry into 'shock loss' at Sochi figure skating  Feb 22, 12:03 pm
London, Feb 22 (ANI): More than 1.5 million South Koreans have reportedly signed a petition demanding an inquiry into the shock defeat of their country's figure skater Yuna Kim at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Canada beats US 1-0 in men's ice hockey semi-final clash at Sochi Olympics  Feb 22, 10:32 am
Sydney, Feb 22 (ANI): Defending champions Canada have defeated the United States 1-0 in the men's ice hockey semi-final clash at 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, setting up a gold medal clash with Sweden in the finals.