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London, Dec 8 (ANI): International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has said that India face expulsion from the Olympic movement unless they comply with ethics rules, according to reports.
'Under investigation' Brit firm in line to provide security at 2014 Commonwealth Games Nov 19, 2:46 pm
London, Nov 19 (ANI): A British security firm, which is under investigation over allegedly overcharging the government for tagging criminals, could reportedly be in line to win a lucrative contract to provide stewards and guards at next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
Nadal still cagey about knee ahead of US Open Aug 26, 12:06 pm
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): As French Open champion Rafael Nadal prepares for the US Open, the tennis star has revealed that he still has some pain in his knee although his results have been amazing since his return.
Melbourne, Aug 23 (ANI): A group of Australian Olympic swimmers who admittedly took sleeping drugs and 'behaved boorishly' with their female colleagues in a bonding ritual ahead of the London Olympics have reportedly escaped further punishment from the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC).
Jessica Ennis-Hill to kick-start ticket sales for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games in advert Aug 18, 2:55 pm
London, Aug 18 (ANI): London Olympics athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill will appear in an advert that will signal the start of ticket sales for Glasgow 2014, as up to one million tickets for next summer's Commonwealth Games would be up for grabs from Monday.
London, Aug 7 (ANI): British gymnast Beth Tweddle has reportedly announced her retirement on the anniversary of her spectacular performance on the uneven bars at 2012 London Olympics, for which she won the bronze medal.
Phelps to 'swim with sharks' in South African waters! Jul 25, 11:08 am
Johannesburg, July 25 (ANI): American swimming great Michael Phelps will reportedly swim with sharks along with South African swimmer Chad le Clos.
London, July 19 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has reportedly been honoured with stamps, two first class and two at 1.28 pounds for overseas letters, to mark his achievement as being the first British national to win the men's tennis single's final at the All England Court in 77 years.
London, July 6 (ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray has said that he is confident of beating world No 1 Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final on Sunday as he believes that he has got an advantage over the Serb on grass after his 2012 Olympic win.
Mo Farah awarded CBE for London Olympics performance Jun 29, 2:31 pm
London, June 29 (ANI): British Olympic ace Mo Farah was honoured with the Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) by Prince Charles at the Buckingham Palace after his performances in the London Olympics.
London, June 27 (ANI): Tennis star Andy Murray will still be seen as a Scot rather than British even if he is crowned as the Wimbledon champion this year, a poll has revealed.
London, June 23 (ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray has said that he believed that the he will be able to win the Wimbledon and end Britain's lengthy wait, inspired by the London Olympics spirit.
Wiggins may quit Tour de France over injury issues Jun 22, 4:32 pm
London, June 22 (ANI): The Team Sky cyclist Bradley Wiggins may never race the Tour de France owing to injuries.
Jessica Ennis ties the knot with fiance May 19, 10:18 am
London, May 19 (ANI): London Olympics champ Jessica Ennis swapped her tracksuit for a wedding dress as she walked down the aisle in St Michael and All Angels Church on Saturday in Hathersage, Derbyshire.
London, May 2 (ANI): Russia's world discus champion Darya Pishchalnikova will reportedly be facing losing her London 2012 Olympic silver medal and a ban for 10 years from the sport for failing a drug test.
Chris Hoy announces retirement from cycling Apr 19, 9:52 am
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Six-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Chris Hoy has confirmed his retirement from cycling, saying that he had used 'every last ounce of energy and effort' at the London Olympics.
Pistorius 'unwelcome' at London Olympic Anniversary Games Apr 17, 9:08 am
Johannesburg, Apr 17 (ANI): Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of shooting and killing his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, will not be welcome at the Anniversary Games to be held at London's Olympic Park this year, according to the organisers.
London, Apr.11 (ANI): With big money sponsor deals in hand, Olympic cycling ace Chris Hoy is now the owner of assets worth 1.2 million pounds.
London, April 8 (ANI): Mo Farah's wife Tania cheated death in a road accident after a drunk driver ploughed into her car on Sunday.
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle, who has earned international acclaim for the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony, has said that the 'feel-good' factor among the British has since faded due to the economic recession.
Elite athletes perform better in memory test Mar 19, 11:41 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Elite athletes excel not only in their sport of choice but also in how fast their brains take in and respond to new information - cognitive abilities that are important on and off the court.
Wellington, Mar 12 (ANI): Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has been named as the 'Sportsman of the Year' at the 2013 Laureus World Sports Awards.
Sydney, Feb 28 (ANI): Australian swimming legend Dawn Fraser has said that the 4x100m relay squad members who admitted to using the banned drug Stilnox at a pre-London Olympics camp should be removed from the sport for life.
Sydney, Feb 25 (ANI): Australian swimming sensation James Magnussen has blamed his youth for taking a banned drug at the London Olympics, adding that he had been 'hung out to dry' for the incident.
Oz female swimmer accuses male teammates of 'inappropriate behaviour' at London Games Feb 22, 3:03 pm
Sydney, Feb 22 (ANI): In a further blow to the Australian men's relay swimmers who are facing a panel for their illegal drug use, Olympic swimmer Jade Neilsen has accused James Magnussen and two of his teammates of inappropriate behaviour towards her and a female roommate.
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