Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Dipa Karmakar, who won bronze in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, finished with 14.725 points.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
The 2014 Asian Games team gold medalist thrashed Camilo Cardona of Colombia 143-138 in a one-sided contest to set up a clash against local challenger Stephen Hansen in the final which will be held Saturday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Mandeep Jhangra went to Australia as part of the Sports Ministry's Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme accompanied by his mentor Akhil Kumar, a former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday July 5, 2015
Vijender Singh, bronze medallist at the 2008 Olympics and two-time medal winner in Asian Games, announced last month that he was joining boxing promoting company Queensbury Promotions in a "landmark, four-year deal".
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday July 3, 2015
He was barely 17 when he became the youngest swimmer to represent India in an Olympics event at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and 19 when he ended a 24-year dry spell for the country by picking up a bronze medal in the 50-metre Butterfly category at the Asian Games.
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
The 26-year-old Gurbaj, who made his international debut in 2006 Doha Asian Games, is a regular member of national hockey team and has been a part of the team in various international tournaments.
Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Sarita Devi, who won silver and bronze medals in last year's Commonwealth and Asian Games, respectively, underwent a surgery in the right wrist and then had her rehabilitation in Bangalore with the help of Olympic Gold Quest (OGQ).
Press Trust of India | Sunday June 21, 2015
India beat France 3-2 in their opening match here on Saturday, but the Asian Games champions' defence was given a harrowing time by the fast overlapping French strikers, who capitalised on counters to stun them twice.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday June 12, 2015
Our hockey team has done our country proud on several occasions - but have we failed them?
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 10, 2015
The death toll following a strong earthquake that jolted Malaysia's Mount Kinabalu last week has risen to 18 after the final two remaining victims who were unaccounted for were confirmed dead today.
Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
Inderjeet Singh, who has already qualified for next year's Rio Olympic Games, became eighth Indian to bag the gold at the Asian Athletics Championships.
Asian Games 2010 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 31, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said World No Tobacco Day was a day to "reaffirm our commitment" to reduce the menace of tobacco consumption.
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
?National record holder Vikas Gowda, the 2014 Commonwealth Games gold medallist and Asian Games silver medal winner, will pocket $4000 for the third-place finish, besides earning one Diamond League point.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 6, 2015
Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower Vikas Gowda?and Seema Punia, who won a gold in the 2014 Incheon Asian Games, have been recommended by Athletics Federation of India for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 28, 2015
Asian Football Confederation has decided to observe a minute's silence ahead of Tuesday's and Wednesday's AFC Cup matches in memory of those who lost their lives in the devastating earthquake in Nepal.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 28, 2015
Vikas Gowda, the reigning Commonwealth Games champion and silver winner in 2014 Asian Games, added half a metrE more to his performance at Chula Vista a few days back where he had come up with a throw of 65.25m to qualify for World Championships in Beijing in August.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday April 19, 2015
The India eves won their second consecutive game against Japan, after beating them in a bronze medal match at the 17th Asian Games last year.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
An Asian and Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, Jitu aggregated a total of 181.1 points to finish third on the podium, missing out on the gold medal shoot-out by 0.4 points.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A crowd funding website set up by the national team says the sport receives government funding only to attend the Olympics or the Asian Games, and the players don't have the money to travel to Kuwait for next week's International Ice Hockey Federation Challenge Cup.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
The 28-year-old Sardar Singh made his debut for the senior team against Pakistan in 2006 and since then he has played more than 200 international matches and has successfully contributed towards Indian hockey. Saba Anjum, on the other hand, was one of the most prominent forwards and represented India in the 2002 Asian Games, 2004 Asia Cup, Commonwe...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Considered to be the greatest singles player of all time, Lin had completed the 'Super Grand Slam', having won all nine major titles in the badminton world: Olympic Games, World Championships, World Cup, Thomas Cup, Sudirman Cup, Super Series Masters Finals, All England Open, Asian Games, and Asian Championships. He is the first and only player to ...
Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
Suresh Kalmadi, who was jailed and later released on bail in connection with the 2010 Commonwealth Games scam, was nominated for the honorary post at the 80th Council Meeting of the AAA in Jakarta on March 12.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday March 9, 2015
Dhanraj Pillay earned 339 international caps, and led India to the 1998 Asian Games gold and the 2003 Asia Cup win. He is the only player in the world to have played in four World Cups, four Olympics, four Champions Trophy and four Asian Games.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 24, 2015
An Indian national, attacked by suspected robbers in Nigeria's capital city of Lagos earlier this month, has succumbed to his injuries in hospital, a media report said today.