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Baki's 5th gold in a row

Baki's 5th gold in a row

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Wed, Aug 31 2016

It was not an easy ride for Baki on the concluding day as he had to wait till his final shot in the last...

Margarita Mamun's father dies

Margarita Mamun's father dies

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 27 2016

The Moscow-based marine engineer died around 5pm Bangladesh time

Bangladesh baseball still lagging...

Bangladesh baseball still lagging...

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Mon, Aug 22 2016

A total of 54 players took part in the tournament organised in the span of a few days amid unavailability...

Bangladesh's sorry Olympics tale

Bangladesh's sorry Olympics tale

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Sun, Aug 21 2016

The label of 'the highest population without an Olympic medal' has already stuck to Bangladesh after...

Stefanidi wins pole vault gold for...

Stefanidi wins pole vault gold for...

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Sat, Aug 20 2016

Stefanidi, a 26-year-old who lives in the United States, shouted in ecstasy as she cleared the bar at...

Silver medal success turns Sindhu into...

Silver medal success turns Sindhu into...

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Sat, Aug 20 2016

For most of her career Sindhu has largely remained in the shadow of fellow Indian and former world number...

Felix gets record fifth gold as US win...

Felix gets record fifth gold as US win...

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Sat, Aug 20 2016

The US team of Tianna Bartoletta, Felix, English Gardner and Tori Bowie clocked 41.01 seconds, the second-fastest...

US swimmer says Lochte played key role...

US swimmer says Lochte played key role...

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Sat, Aug 20 2016

It is the first time any of Lochte's companions has spoken publicly of the 32-year-old's role in the...

Spain's Marin defeats Sindhu to win...

Spain's Marin defeats Sindhu to win...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

The top seed's win gave Spain its first Olympic title in the sport and ended India's hopes of a first...

American Crouser wins shot gold with...

American Crouser wins shot gold with...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

The 23-year-old set three personal bests and his longest throw of 22.52 metres shattered an Olympic record...

Zenoorin lands breakthrough bronze for...

Zenoorin lands breakthrough bronze for...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

The 18-year-old former junior world champion fell to the floor and kissed the mat after beating Nikita...

Abughaush kicks down medal barrier for...

Abughaush kicks down medal barrier for...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

Abughaush produced a series of upsets to make the final, taking out twice world champion Lee Dae-hoon...

Brazil thrill crowd to take gold on...

Brazil thrill crowd to take gold on...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

World champions Brazil have lived up to their billing as favourites throughout a thrilling tournament...

Viljoen becomes first cricketer to win...

Viljoen becomes first cricketer to win...

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Fri, Aug 19 2016

The Silver medal winner in the Women’s Javelin Throw played her only Test against India

Germany thrash Brazil to take gold in...

Germany thrash Brazil to take gold in...

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Thu, Aug 18 2016

Germans used their height advantage, with Walkenhorst's dominance at the net proving too much for Brazil...

American Bartoletta lands long jump...

American Bartoletta lands long jump...

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Thu, Aug 18 2016

It was a second Olympic gold medal for Bartoletta, who was part of the U.S. team who won the 4x100m sprint...

Defiant Danes make stand for Europe...

Defiant Danes make stand for Europe...

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Wed, Aug 17 2016

Christinna Pedersen of Denmark and Kamilla Rytter Juhl of Denmark play against Tang Yuanting of China...

Trott dominant as she hammers omnium...

Trott dominant as she hammers omnium...

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Wed, Aug 17 2016

Four races in two Olympics. Four gold medals for Laura Trott. Not bad for a woman who says she still...

Da Silva's golden vault flies under...

Da Silva's golden vault flies under...

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Tue, Aug 16 2016

Da Silva became the first Brazilian man to win an athletics gold medal for 32 years

US swimmer Lochte says gun held to forehead...

US swimmer Lochte says gun held to forehead...

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Mon, Aug 15 2016

Lochte was returning to the Athletes' Village from a party with swimming team mates when armed men carrying...

In twist, Chinese divers He Zi get engaged...

In twist, Chinese divers He Zi get engaged...

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Mon, Aug 15 2016

The 25-year-old He Zi has been dating the 30-year-old teammate Qin Kai for the past six years