Press Trust of India | Friday October 2, 2015
Manpreet Singh, who won a silver medal in the 91 kg category at the 2010 Asian Games, has asked for a B sample test. He has pulled out of the World Military Games in South Korea.
SupritaDas | Thursday October 1, 2015
As her one year ban comes to an end, boxer Sarita Devi says the last 12 months have been a blessing in disguise for her. Sarita was banned for a year by boxing's world body for returning her medal at the Asian Games podium last year.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 26, 2015
The Asian Air Gun championship is being viewed as the best preparation for Indian shooters ahead of the Rio Olympics.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Friday October 2, 2015
An Indian-origin man in Singapore, rated by prosecutors as a "criminal match-fixer extraordinaire" has been sentenced to four years in jail by a court here for conspiring to fix a football match during the Southeast Asian Games held in March this year.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday September 21, 2015
Rajendran R. Kurusamy, 55, pleaded guilty to charges of bribing the manager and players of East Timor's under-23 football team to lose a preliminary match of the South-East Asian Games against Malaysia scheduled for May 30 in Singapore.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Chinese city Hangzhou was the lone candidate to bid for hosting the 2022 Asian Games. The decision comes shortly after Beijing won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
NDTVSports | Monday September 14, 2015
With the Rio Olympic Games less than a year away, China have decided not to field a team -- even its second string - in the 8th Asian Airgun Shooting Championship in New Delhi, dealing a huge blow to the event.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
Manpreet, a silver-winner from the 2010 Asian Games, defeated Nuvan Sugeewa Sampath of Sri Lanka 3-0 and the margin remained the same when Satish clinched the issue against North Korean Jin Hyok. But Manish Kaushik (60kg) bowed out after losing in the pre-quarterfinals.
India News | Press Trsut of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
To provide better amenities to passengers, Railways today unveiled a new AC 3-tier coach in New Delhi with state-of-the-art facilities including CCTV cameras, bio-toilets and improved safety features.
NDTVSports | Saturday August 15, 2015
Chain Singh, an Army marksman, is a former Asian Games Bronze medalist and also the national record holder for this particular event along with the 50m Rifle Prone discipline.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
Scoring six points out of a possible seven, Tania Sachdev won five and drew two games to tie the top spot with Tan Zhongyi of China but the Indian had to settle for the silver medal due to inferior tiebreak score.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
MR Poovamma, one of the 17 athletes recommended for Arjuna Awards, had won a bronze in women's 400m at the Incheon Asian Games last year and was also a part of gold-winning 4x400m relay team.
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.