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Shooters like Manu are strong Olympic medal hope, says Jaspal Rana

/ 10 October 2018
Manu Bhaker

Manu Bhaker

New Delhi, Oct 10: Jaspal Rana feels the Asian Games heartbreak was a blessing in disguise for Manu Bhaker, who went there as the one who could do no wrong, only to fall and rise again


Gold for archer Harvinder at Asian Para Games

/ 10 October 2018
Archer Harvinder Singh

Archer Harvinder Singh

Jakarta, Oct 10:  Archer Harvinder Singh notched up the men’s individual recurve gold, while track-and-field athletes added a silver and a bronze to India’s tally in the Asian Para-Games here on Wednesday. Monu Ghangas claimed the


MotoGP rider Petrucci hopes to race in India

/ 10 October 2018
Danilo Petrucci

Danilo Petrucci

New Delhi, Oct 9: Overwhelmed at the welcome on his maiden visit to the country, Italian MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci on Tuesday expressed his desire to race in India. “I would love to race in India


AFI targets Olympic success

/ 10 October 2018
The Athletics Federation of India (AFI)

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI)

Patiala, Oct10: The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has articulated its strong resolve to upgrade the training programme for its athletes to help raise the profile of the country’s track and field sport from an Asian


IOC creates refugee team for Tokyo 2020

/ 10 October 2018
IOC president Thomas Bach

IOC president Thomas Bach

Buenos Aires, Oct 10: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced there will be a Olympic team made up of refugees at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, as happened in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 IOC


No time for celebrations, Jeremy looks to bulk up for Tokyo dream

/ 10 October 2018
No time for celebrations, Jeremy looks to bulk up for Tokyo dream

New Delhi, Oct 10: He is living an Olympic dream at 15 but Indian weightlifting sensation Jeremy Lalrinnunga has no time to stay in the moment as he has to bulk up in pursuit of a


30-member strong team to represent India at Wrestling World Championships

/ 08 October 2018
Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)

Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)

New Delhi, Oct 8: A strong 30-member team led by Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia will represent India at the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) to be held in Budapest,


Sandeep Chaudhary bags India’s first gold at Para Asian Games

/ 08 October 2018
Sandeep Chaudhary

Sandeep Chaudhary

Jakarta, Oct 8: India’s wait for a gold medal at the ongoing 2018 Para Asian Games ended on Monday as javelin thrower Sandeep Chaudhary topped the men’s F42-44/61-64 event. With a best throw of 60.01 metre,


China beat Thailand at women’s volleyball worlds

/ 08 October 2018
FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship

FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship

Osaka (Japan), Oct 7:  China hammered Thailand in straight sets here on Sunday at their opening Pool F match for the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship. The scores of the three sets were 28-26, 25-20, 25-23,


For first time, three scooterists in fray at Raid de Himalaya

/ 08 October 2018
Raid de Himalaya

Raid de Himalaya

Leh (Ladakh), Oct 7: For the first time in the history of the daunting Raid de Himalaya as many as three scooter riders will race alongside souped-up 4×4 rally cars and powerful motorbikes, hoping to finish