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Jump in rankings a big boost: Sreejesh

The goalkeeper added that the team need to work hard to achieve their goal of moving into the top-3 in the world rankings.

19 Jul 2018 6:44 AM

Focus is on Winning Gold, Says Harendra Singh

“Uur focus is on the current tournament,” coach Sjoerd Marijne said.

18 Jul 2018 6:41 AM

Asian Games: Hockey team to face Hong Kong china in opener

After Hong Kong China, India will next play Japan on August 24 followed by matches against Korea (August 26) and Sri Lanka (August 28).

17 Jul 2018 6:12 AM

Asiad torch relay begins

The stranded athletes, however, were sporty enough and did not mind taking a shared transport.

16 Jul 2018 12:39 AM

NEC announces sponsorship of the 18th Asian Games

The Asian Games are one of the world's largest multi-sport events, held every four years since 1954.

10 Jul 2018 8:28 AM


Might retire after 2020 Olympics: Virdhawal Khade

While the swimmer is gearing up for the Asian Games; he informs that these could be the last two years of his career.

09 Jul 2018 1:00 AM

Blues for Indian footie

With the national football associations at loggerheads, the Indian football team will not make it to the Asian Games to be held in August.

06 Jul 2018 12:21 AM

Virdhawal Khade beats schooling, wins gold in Singapore

Khade will be representing India in the August Asian Games in Jakarta and he feels his performance in Singapore will motivate him.

24 Jun 2018 1:38 AM

Young India comes to the fore

India dazzled at the 21st Commonwealth Games and some of its brightest stars were a bunch of sprightly youngsters.

22 Apr 2018 12:12 AM

Commonwealth Games: After CWG, Neeraj Chopra has Olympics in sights

So it saddens me that shooting won’t be a part of the 2022 Commo-nwealth Games.

19 Apr 2018 8:41 AM


A return for the best

The last few years have been tough for squash player Mahesh Mangaonkar. However, he is back in the circuit to wash out the blues.

09 Feb 2018 6:13 AM

Skipper Devadiga credits team effort for national triumph

Devadiga excelled in do-or-die sitautions in the tournament to end the drought for the state at the national kabaddi tournaments.

07 Jan 2018 12:26 AM

In search of C’wealth and Asiad glory

At the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, India finished fifth overall with 64 medals, 15 gold, 30 silver and 19 bronze.

06 Jan 2018 12:13 AM

Maharashtra swimmer Virdhawal Khade back for glory

This once again leads us to the question of why Indian athletes do not win medals on the international stage.

10 Oct 2017 12:27 AM

City’s former athlete plans to open academy for youngsters

To pursue this, she applied for Voluntary Retirement and retired in 2013.

18 Jul 2017 12:44 AM


Injured Dipa Karmakar focuses on CWG, Asiad

Nandi said the top priority was to prepare for the 2020 Olympics and before that the 2018 CWG and the Asian Games.

23 Jun 2017 12:43 AM

Delhi University’s sports quota trials from June 27

This year, about 1,557 candidates had applied for football quota, leaving behind cricket, which received 1,087 applications.

16 Jun 2017 2:39 AM

Tintu doing well despite limitations, says PT Usha

In the 2013 World Championship in Moscow, she only competed in the 4x400m relay and was part of the team that finished 15th.

15 May 2017 12:14 AM

Figure of fortitude

For an Indian kid who likes sports, Rajkumar had no interest in cricket.

30 Apr 2017 5:15 AM