Category: OLYMPICS

Tokyo Olympics 2020: The host nation is all set to come up with an outstanding initiative

XtraTime- June 22 2019 ,14:52

XtraTime Web Desk: The Tokyo Olympics in 2020 is all set to come up with some outstanding initiatives, as the Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on ... Read More

Olympic 2020: Gold, Silver and Bronze medals to be made out of E Wastes

XtraTime- February 14 2019 ,15:53

XtraTime Web Desk: All medals to be given out during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be made out of electronic waste, including discarded ... Read More

Indian hockey star Raghbir Singh Bhola breathed his last

XtraTime- January 22 2019 ,18:20

XtraTime Web Desk: Former Indian Olympic Gold medalist hockey player Raghbir Singh Bhola has passed away at the age of 92. Bhola represented India in the ... Read More

Tokyo 2020: Do you know what is the biggest surprise in the next Olympics?

XtraTime- October 10 2018 ,12:41

XtraTime Web Desk: The Tokyo Olympics in 2020 is to witness a special thing as a team of refugees will again take part, the International Olympic ... Read More

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore hints at India not bidding for 2032 Olympics

XtraTime- April 03 2018 ,14:01

Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. File Pic. Internet Desk: Indian Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore on Tuesday hinted that the country will not host any ... Read More

Will India play in the Olympics?

XtraTime- August 09 2017 ,20:48

BCCI to decide India's participation in the OlympicsFile Pic Internet Desk: The participation of the nation in the Olympics would be decided by the BCCI’s ... Read More

IOC to decide the host city of 2024 Olympics in September

XtraTime- May 10 2017 ,13:51

IOC to decide the host city of 2024 Olympics in September | Image: Twitter Internet Desk: To witness the stage preparations that are going on ... Read More

Jesse Owens’ Olympic medals to go under the hammer

XtraTime- May 01 2017 ,21:25

Jesse Owens' Olympic medals to go under the hammer | Image Twitter Internet Desk: Jesse Owens, an athletic legend in the U.S wowed the world ... Read More

Tokyo 2020 slashes budget to $17 billion

XtraTime- December 22 2016 ,14:37

Organising committee chief executive Toshiro Muto yesterday said the entire Games budget will be between 1.6 trillion and 1.8 trillion yen. Image Source: twitter Internet ... Read More

MS Dhoni says Olympic medals can come if kids are encouraged to play outdoor sports

XtraTime- November 09 2016 ,14:03

MS Dhoni requests youth to take up outdoor sports. File Pic Internet Desk: India limited overs cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday quoted that Olympic ... Read More

Ministry tells NSFs to identify Tokyo 2020 prsopects

XtraTime- November 02 2016 ,17:37

Sports Ministry has directed the NSFs to identify potential medallists for Tokyo 2020.Image Source: twitter Internet Desk: In a bid to ensure that medal prospects for ... Read More

Yogeshwar Dutt’s silver hopes over

XtraTime- October 25 2016 ,20:42

Yogeshwar's silver hopes over. Image Source: twitter Internet Desk: Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt's chances of the London Olympics medal being upgraded from bronze to silver ... Read More