Savinova Washes 800m Gold Medal From Her Hand, CAS Finds Guilty In Doping

Former London Olympics (2012) 800m Gold Medalist, the Russian athlete Mariya Savinova was let go off her gold medal on Friday, after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) found her guilty. Mariya has been imposed upon a long 4-year ban , CAS reasoned out that she had used banned performance enhancing drugs which falls under unfair … Continue reading Savinova Washes 800m Gold Medal From Her Hand, CAS Finds Guilty In Doping

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Olympic Gold Medalist Abhinav Bindra To Chair Target Olympic Podium (TOP) Committee

The Sports Ministry on Friday 27th announced the newly re-constituted 10 member panel named Target Olympic Podium(TOP) Committee. Beijing Olympics Gold medalist Abhinav Bindra would be residing as the chairperson of the TOP. According to the ministry, the panel has been set up with an objective to identify the players and sports persons who have … Continue reading Olympic Gold Medalist Abhinav Bindra To Chair Target Olympic Podium (TOP) Committee