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 B...
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 Federatio...
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 o...
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...
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.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 3, 2015
Vijay Kumar, who won the team silver in last year's Asian Games, was in ominous form as he grabbed both the individual team gold for Services in the men's 25m center fire pistol competition. Vijay shot a score of 583 in the individual competition bef...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Mary Kom, the reigning Asian Games gold-medallist, called on Narendra Modi on Wednesday and the prime minister later tweeted the pictures of the meeting.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Sarita Devi was handed a one-year ban for refusing to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games after a controversial bout. Following her outburst, another former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar had come out in support of the disgruntled boxer.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday January 18, 2015
Under Terry Walsh, India had one of their best seasons in 2014. India won the Commonwealth Games silver, the Asian Games gold, beat Olympic champions Germany and defeated two top teams to reach the Champions Trophy semis.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
Sarita Devi had refused to wear her bronze medal at the victory ceremony after her semifinal loss to South Korea's Ji Na Park at the Incheon Asian Games in October last year, triggering a huge controversy. She was later handed a one-year ban by the A...