OLYMPIC SQUAD

  • Britain eclipses US with biggest Olympic squad July 17, 2012

    London: The biggest delegation at the London Olympics will be in red, white and blue. The Union Jack variety, though. The United States will only have the second biggest squad in London, with 530 competitors, while the British will have 542 athletes. The hosts are fielding competitors in all 26 sports as the...
  • HI announces 16member Olympic hockey squad June 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Hockey India on Monday announced India's 16member men's hockey squad for the London Olympics, ending days of speculation. But as expected, the squad is without any major surprises. To be led by goalkeeper Bharat Chetri, only two changes were made from the squad that finished third in the Sultan...
  • Rathore left out of India Olympic shooting squad February 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Athens Olympics silver medalist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore failed to find a place while rising talents Heena Sidhu and Joydeep Karmakar got the nod in the 11member Indian shooting team, announced for the 2012 London Olympics on Sunday. While Rathore's name did not go beyond the discussion stage in the...