Triple jumper Renjith Maheshwary has been cleared for the upcoming 2012 London Olympics after passing his fitness trial. The fitness trail took place at is training base in Italy as per the reports from Athletics federation of India.
Seven-time Tour de France Lance Armstrong has renewed his criticism of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Armstrong attorney Tim Herman, in a five-page letter to the US Anti-Doping Agency, said USADA should send the entire evidence file to the International Cycling Union in the Armstrong case and not just a limited report packaged to support the sanctions.
Spaniard Rafeal Nadal who is currently the defending Olympic champion has walked out of the 2012 Olympic games due to an injury issue which the tennis star did not disclose. His decision has made the competition open for other contenders.