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  • Badminton: Gurusaidutt Qualifies for Australian Open

    Badminton: Gurusaidutt Qualifies for Australian Open

    Commonwealth Games bronze medalist Gurusaidutt first beat Malaysian Ai Wei Jian 21-13, 21-9 in 29 minutes before downing Japan's Kazumasa Sakai 21-15, 21-8 in 32 minutes.

  • Indian Boxers Win Four Gold Medals in Doha International

    Indian Boxers Win Four Gold Medals in Doha International

    Commonwealth Games silver medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg), Shiva Thapa (56kg), Manish Kaushik (60kg), and Manoj Kumar (64kg) won the gold medals.

  • Akhil Kumar-Dilbagh Singh Tussle in Defamation Suit Heats up

    Akhil Kumar-Dilbagh Singh Tussle in Defamation Suit Heats up

    Dilbagh Singh had alleged that Akhil Kumar, a former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, had influenced the selection committee in the national team trials last year to get his protege Mandeep Jangra picked in the squad.

  • Australia Name Experienced Squad for Hockey World League

    Australia Name Experienced Squad for Hockey World League

    Of the 18-man squad, 14 were World Cup-winners just a year ago while 13 were part of the team that won the Commonwealth Games gold last August. The exception is the inclusion of 18-year-old forward Blake Govers, the brother of Olympic bronze medallis...

  • Vikas Gowda Wins Bronze in Shanghai IAAF Diamond League

    Vikas Gowda Wins Bronze in Shanghai IAAF Diamond League

    ?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.

  • Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia Recommended for Khel Ratna by AFI

    Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia Recommended for Khel Ratna by AFI

    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.

  • Vikas Gowda Wins Discus Event in USA

    Vikas Gowda Wins Discus Event in USA

    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...

  • IOC Chief's Scheduled Meeting With Prime Minister Narendra Modi Fuels Talk of Indian Bid for Olympics

    IOC Chief's Scheduled Meeting With Prime Minister Narendra Modi Fuels Talk of Indian Bid for Olympics

    Even if hosting the Olympics in 2024 appears unlikely, observers say Indian Prime Minister?Narendra Modi may sanction a bid for further down the line, although he will be anxious to avoid a repeat of the embarrassing headlines that accompanied the sh...

  • Apurvi Chandela Wants to be at the Top of Her Game Ahead of Rio Olympics

    Apurvi Chandela Wants to be at the Top of Her Game Ahead of Rio Olympics

    The Commonwealth Games gold medal winning shooter last Saturday earned India its second Olympic quota in shooting after notching up the 10m air rifle bronze in the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) in Changwon, Korea.

  • Jitu Rai Wins Bronze at ISSF World Cup in Korea

    Jitu Rai Wins Bronze at ISSF World Cup in Korea

    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.

  • Indian Weightlifting Federation to Suspend Regional Units as Lifters Fail Dope Tests

    Indian Weightlifting Federation to Suspend Regional Units as Lifters Fail Dope Tests

    The lifters were tested by the Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF) during five domestic tournaments and also out-of-competition. The IWF did not disclose details about the banned substances used but revealed the tainted lifters included 2006 Common...

  • Jamie Dwyer Wants to Win Gold in Rio Olympics Before Signing Off

    Jamie Dwyer Wants to Win Gold in Rio Olympics Before Signing Off

    Jamie Dwyer, the greatest-ever hockey player from Australia, has one gold and two bronze medals in the Olympics, two World Cup gold medals, three Commonwealth Games gold, six Champions Trophy titles and two Oceania cup gold besides two silver medals ...

  • Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth Set Eyes on Malaysian Title after India Open Triumph

    Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth Set Eyes on Malaysian Title after India Open Triumph

    Saina Nehwal will start her Malaysia Open Super Series campaign against Indonesia's Maria Febe Kusumastuti while Srikanth will face 2010 Commonwealth Games silver-medallist Rajiv Ouseph of England

  • Sardar Singh, Saba Anjum Receive Padma Shri Award

    Sardar Singh, Saba Anjum Receive Padma Shri Award

    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...

  • Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Among Nine Caught for Doping in National Games

    Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Among Nine Caught for Doping in National Games

    Commonwealth Games (2006) gold medallist weightlifter Geeta Rani (Punjab), Harjeet Kaur (Haryana), Komal Wakale (Maharashtra) and Mangte P Kom (Chandigarh) were the weightlifters who tested positive while hammer thrower KM Rachna (Punjab) also failed...

  • Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth - Friends, but Rivals too

    Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth - Friends, but Rivals too

    Less than a year ago, Parupalli Kashyap made history when he became the first Indian male badminton player to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal. However, his younger compatriot Kidambi Srikanth's stunning China Open win towards the end of 2014, has...

  • Suresh Kalmadi Inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

    Suresh Kalmadi Inducted as Asian Athletics Association Life President

    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.

  • Sierra Leone Sprinter Homeless in London After Fleeing Ebola: Report

    Sierra Leone Sprinter Homeless in London After Fleeing Ebola: Report

    Sierra Leone's top sprinter is sleeping rough in London because he was afraid to return to his Ebola-hit homeland after last year's Commonwealth Games in Scotland, the Guardian newspaper reported today.

  • Commonwealth Games: Durban to Confirm 2022 Bid

    Commonwealth Games: Durban to Confirm 2022 Bid

    A short ceremony in London is set to confirm Durban as the lone contender to stage the quadrennial, 71-nation multisport event. South Africa have proposed a 12-day Commonwealth Games from July 18 -- birthday of the late Nelson Mandela.

  • National Games: Renjith Maheshwary Wins Maiden Gold, Preeja Sreedharan Signs Off with Silver

    National Games: Renjith Maheshwary Wins Maiden Gold, Preeja Sreedharan Signs Off with Silver

    Former Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist Renjith Maheshwary got over the disappointment of disqualification in men's long jump by shattering the meet record in triple jump for a gold medal. The 29-year-old, who won bronze medals in the past two Nat...

  • After a Gap of Six Years, Dutee Chand Still the Fastest

    After a Gap of Six Years, Dutee Chand Still the Fastest

    Holder of multiple junior national sprint records, Dutee's career was brought to a halt, when the Athletics Federation of India (AFI), dropped her from the squad for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

  • National Games: Dipa Karmakar Wins Five Gold Medals, Services Dominate

    National Games: Dipa Karmakar Wins Five Gold Medals, Services Dominate

    Dipa Karmakar, the first Indian woman gymnast to fetch a Commonwealth Games gold, was way ahead as she repeated her 2011 edition's show to be the top performer yet again, clinching the yellow metal in individual all-round, table vault, balancing beam...

  • Terry Walsh Helped Indian Hockey Improve: Mark Knowles

    Terry Walsh Helped Indian Hockey Improve: Mark Knowles

    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.

  • Big Cash Awards, Pensions And Employment Among Haryana Government's Sports Boost Plan

    Big Cash Awards, Pensions And Employment Among Haryana Government's Sports Boost Plan

    The Haryana government has unveiled a new sports policy which entails a number of steps aimed at benefitting sportspersons from the state. At a function organised at Rohtak to unveil the policy document, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced p...

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