Press Trust of India | Thursday February 12, 2015
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...
SupritaDas | Thursday February 12, 2015
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.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 6, 2015
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...
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.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Monday January 12, 2015
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...
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 25, 2014
On the bright side, India were back in the International Boxing Association (AIBA) fold after a new body took charge and there were some lion-hearted performances in the Commonwealth and Asian Games to cheer about. But things remained a distant far f...
NDTVSports | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Gurpreet Singh won his second gold medal at the 58th National Shooting Championship while Sanjeev Rajput was Crowned Champion of Champions in Rifle.
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
Along with the new-found cleaner image, something the Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWF) had been searching for years, came a reasonable amount of success on the mat as well, with the country's lifters bagging as many as 12 medals at the Commonwea...
Press Trust of India | Friday December 19, 2014
As a whole, India did not set the stage ablaze with their guns at the Glasgow Commonwealth and Incheon Asian Games or the various World Cups and World Championships, but they did just enough to maintain the consistent run that had begun at the turn o...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Vikas Gowda, who won gold for India in 2014 Commonwealth Games with a throw of 63.64 m, said it is frustrating for any athlete to get robbed off their medal after having won the event.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Manoj Kumar was earlier denied the Arjuna Award by the Kapil Dev-led selection committee even as another boxer Jai Bhagwan was recommended for the coveted honour.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Manoj Kumar, a 2010 Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, on Friday said that he has been informed by the sports minister to receive the award.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
Commonwealth Games and Asian Championships silver-medallist Devendro will turn up for Poland Hussars while Bhiduri has been lapped up by Italia Thunders for the season starting January 16.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 10, 2014
Athletes from Punjab who won medals at the Commonwealth and Asian Games will be awarded Rs. 1.50 Crore and Rs. 2.79 Crore respectively.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 9, 2014
India's No.1 women's squash player Dipika Pallikal's Commonwealth Games gold medal-winning doubles partner Joshna Chinnappa had informed reporters that Dipika is not part of the team which will represent the country at next month's World Team Champio...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday November 3, 2014
PT Usha complained that the scheduling of the tournament was poor as it was held after big events like the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 27, 2014
Commonwealth Games' doubles gold-medallist Dipika Pallikal pummelled fellow Indian Lakshya Ragavendran 11-4, 9-11, 11-2, 11-3 in a quarterfinal lasting 37 minutes.
NDTVSports | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Traditionally, Indian contingents have had to depend on hockey and - more recently - shooting, boxing, wrestling and badminton to boost the medal tally at major international events like the Olympics, Commonwealth Games and Asian Games. But with Usha...
Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
Jitu Rai has been in the form of his life, bagging two golds in three months in two multi-sporting events, but he flatly refused to talk about promotion.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday October 2, 2014
Arpinder Singh, a Glasgow Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, managed a best leap of 16.41 metres on his first attempt among six bids while Renjith Maheswary registered a best of 15.67m at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Australia won Commonwealth Games gold over India 4-0 in August. The India series will be held on November 4, 5, 8 and 9 at the Perth Hockey Stadium.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Vikas Gowda had won a gold at the recently-held Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
Seema Punia, who became emotional during the Asian Games medal ceremony, told reporters that she had been waiting for this moment over the last three years.
Saturday September 27, 2014
Glasgow Commonwealth Games gold winner Vinesh Phogat needed two minutes 31 seconds to beat Narangerel Erdenesukh of Mongolia in a completely one-sided bronze-medal bout. The referee stopped the bout after the Indian had taken 10-0 lead over her haple...