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India At London Olympics: August 2, 2012

TNI Bureau: August 2 brought mixed results for India at the London Olympics 2012. Saina Nehwal made history by reaching the semifinals in Badminton singles. However, Ronjan Sodhi's exit in Shooting was a big setback. Kashyap bowed out in…

Michael Phelps rules Olympics with 19 Medals

TNI Bureau: Swimmer Michael Phelps became the most decorated Olympian with 19 medals to his credit when he won the gold medal in the 4x200 metre freestyle relay. With this, Phelps has now won 15 gold, two silver and two bronze medals so…

London 2012: Bindra Out, Narang in Finals

TNI Bureau: India received a big blow to its medal prospects, as ace Shooter Abhinav Bindra crashed out of the medal race in 10m Air Rifle event. He failed to qualify for the finals. Bindra finished 16th in the qualifiers. There is still…

London Olympics 2012 gets a Colourful Opening

TNI Bureau: The 30th Olympics Games got a dazzling, colourful start in London last night, portraying Great Britain's rich heritage and culture. Queen Elizabeth II declared the Games open in front of the 80,000-strong crowd and millions of…

Maken retreats, AITA backs Leander

TNI Bureau: A day after he backed Mahesh Bhupathi and slammed the All India Tennis Association (AITA), Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken has taken a retreat from the row, following which the top Tennis body came out in support of Leander…

Ajay Maken steps in to resolve Crisis in Tennis

TNI Bureau: Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken has stepped in to crack the whip on warring Tennis players and bring the All India Tennis Federation (AITA) to the ground. Maken came out in support of Mahesh Bhupathi's logic and asked why the…
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