Daily Archives: August 30, 2018

Trauma in aftermath of controversial ‘gender’ rule still haunts Dutee

Jakarta, Aug 29 (PTI) The revision of a controversial 'gender' rule has left Dutee Chand free to compete anywhere but the double Asian Games...

Bhuvneshwar returns to action with three-wicket haul, fit for Asia Cup return

Bengaluru, Aug 29 (PTI) India's pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar today made an impressive comeback in competitive cricket with a three-wicket haul for India A,...

Asiad Athletics: India’s 4x400m mixed relay appeal rejected

Jakarta, Aug 29 (PTI) India's silver medal in the 4x400m mixed relay will not be upgraded to gold after the country's protest against champions...

Dutee bags second medal, wins 200m silver

Jakarta, Aug 29 (PTI) Dutee Chand today joined her illustrious compatriots such as P T Usha in the list of athletes who have won...

Asiad Volleyball: Indian women’s team beat Hong Kong 3-0

Jakarta, Aug 29 (PTI) The Indian women's volleyball team ended its campaign with a 3-0 routing of Hong Kong in a classification match at...

Esports execs say don’t blame the games, blame US gun laws

JAKARTA, Indonesia , Aug 29 (AP) — Esports organizers say don’t blame the games. Executives at the Asian Games have expressed sympathy for the victims...

2 Russian dopers to get Olympic medal upgrades

MOSCOW , Aug 29 (AP) — The International Olympic Committee says it will give medal upgrades to two Russian athletes who have served doping...

World canoe body bans former Olympic champion for 4 years

LAUSANNE, Switzerland , Aug 29 (AP) — The International Canoe Federation has banned 2008 Olympic champion Inna Osypenko-Radomska for four years for refusing a...

Mark Cavendish takes break from cycling with illness

LONDON , Aug 29 (AP) — Mark Cavendish will take an indefinite break from cycling after being diagnosed with the Epstein-Barr virus for the...

Ramping up Olympic preps: Japan wins 3 skateboarding golds

PALEMBANG, Indonesia , Aug 29 (AP) — Japanese teenagers Sakura Yosozumi and Kensuke Sasaoke provided a next-generation entree to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with...