Chopra was upbeat about Indian athletes’ medal chances as well. The AFI has named a 31-member team for the Games.
20 Mar 2018 12:15 AM
Paes was dropped from the tie against Uzbekistan in April 2017 and was also not considered for the World Group Play-off against Canada.
12 Mar 2018 12:49 AM
According to gymnastics coaches, this was the “best” team picked for the Gold Coast Games.
09 Mar 2018 12:18 AM
Overcoming official apathy, division in federation gymnasts bring home medals.
04 Mar 2018 2:13 AM
Bishnoi told Pooja that her body structure and interest were better suited to wrestling than judo.
27 Jan 2018 5:52 AM
Eritrea’s Tsegay Tuemay was second in 1:14: 29 while Augustino Sulle of Tanzania finished 12 seconds later to take the third spot.
18 Dec 2017 12:40 AM
In his first race in India, the triple Olympic gold medallist and 18-time world champion has sets his sights on the top spot.
17 Dec 2017 1:02 AM
Two years later he shaved two minutes off his personal best by setting a new Ethiopian record of 2:03:03 at the Berlin Marathon.
16 Dec 2017 1:08 AM
Powell’s world record, which is standing tall since August 1991, makes him the fourth person since 1900 to hold the long jump mark for over 20 years.
15 Dec 2017 12:13 AM
Belihu gave credit for his success to Ethiopia’s Guye Adola, who created a course record of 59:06 in 2014 here.
20 Nov 2017 1:07 AM
The alarming level of toxins in the air was such a headache that it had even forced race organisers to think of a new window to hold the annual event.
19 Nov 2017 1:32 AM
Sharan matured late and developed his game over the years. Finishing the year on a strong note will be on his mind.
18 Nov 2017 1:09 AM
The Jamaica-born legend was here as a face of footwear giants Puma for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon and said he always enjoyed coming to India.
18 Nov 2017 1:03 AM
The Ethiopian came fifth in that event at the 2010 junior world championship.
17 Nov 2017 1:04 AM
Liu remained on Zhu’s heels and levelled the match 2-2 with well-placed returns.
18 Sep 2017 2:00 AM
Manika, who had an unbeaten run in the round robin group stage, failed to bring her A game against world no. 6. Hirano.
17 Sep 2017 7:27 AM
The third Indian in the tournament Harmeet Desai also failed to progress to the next stage.
16 Sep 2017 4:33 AM
The three-day event will see 32 top paddlers — men and women — of the continent battle it out for supremacy.
15 Sep 2017 6:38 AM
The 25-year-old is all set to return to the Davis Cup fold after missing the second round tie against Uzbe-kistan in April.
12 Sep 2017 1:08 AM
Kumar’s compatriot, Rio Paralympics bronze medallist Varun Singh Bhati, leapt 1.77m to take the bronze.
02 Sep 2017 4:03 AM