Jakarta, Oct 24 (IANS) An Indonesian minister said on Monday that a thorough evaluation of a regeneration mechanism for Indonesian badminton was direly needed following the failures in Denmark Open. Indonesia failed to place any player in the finals in one of the world badminton sports' prestigious
Russia has dismissed a deputy sports minister at the heart of the doping scandal that led to its track and field athletes being banned from the Rio Olympics, the government said on Monday. Yury Nagornykh was named as a key player in an investigation into state-sponsored doping by the World Anti-Doping
Stockholm, Oct 24 (IANS) Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro defeated American Jack Sock 7-5, 6-1 in the summit clash to clinch the Stockholm Open tennis tournament at the Kungliga Tennishallen here.
Minsk will host the 2019 European Games, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said at a meeting of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) on Friday. "We have made a historic decision and in 2019, European athletes will gather here for our Olympics," Lukashenko told the EOC general assembly