Javelin thrower Shivpal Singh qualifies for Tokyo Olympics, joins Neeraj Chopra
Indian javelin thrower Shivpal Singh has qualified for his maiden Olympic Games in Tokyo this year by breaching the qualification mark at an event here.
Neeraj Chopra qualifies for Olympics with 87.86m throw on comeback
Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics. H...
Olympics or not, javelin star Neeraj Chopra is ready to conquer
The Tokyo Games may get delayed due to coronavirus, but that doesn’t change t...
Athletes returning from high-risk COVID-19 affected nations will be quarantined: Rijiju
Spelling out the protocol for athletes arriving from the most-affected countries China, South Korea, Iran, Italy, Spain, France and Germany, Rijiju said they will have to follow what has been mandated for everyone else.
Neeraj Chopra clinches gold at Sotteville Athletics Meet
Neeraj holds the world junior record in javelin throw with a staggering 86.48m attempt.
Neeraj Chopra named India's flag-bearer for Asian Games opening ceremony
The 20-year-old Neeraj is the reigning Commonwealth Games champion and won a gold in the Savo Games in Finland last month.
King Kohli, Magnificent Mary make 2018 their own; India discovers new stars too
There was a plethora of big-ticket sporting events this year and the country had lots to celebrate throughout. Whether it was the Commonwealth and the Asian Games or Youth Olympics, athletes pushed the boundaries and produced path-breaking performances.
Neeraj Chopra dedicates Asian Games gold to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Indian athlete Neeraj Chopra made the country proud on Monday as he clinched a gold medal in the men’s javelin throw event of the ongoing 18...
Neeraj Chopra makes a new national record, to become first Indian in history to win javelin gold
Liu Qizhen of China was a distance second with a best throw of 82.22m while Pakistan’s Arshad Nadeem won the bronze with a 80.75 effort.
Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra clinches gold in javelin throw with new national record
Reigning Asian champion Neeraj Chopra created a new national record on his way to the men's javelin gold at the 18th Asian Games here on Mon...
Asain Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra bags gold with a personal best of 88.06m
Shivpal Singh, the other Indian in the fray, registered 74.11m to finish eighth.
India’s record in Olympic sports is poor, but that could change soon
Things, though, have changed. Shooting is the best case study. India have sent four shooters to the Youth Olympics and each will return with medals.
Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu conferred Khel Ratna; Neeraj, Hima get Arjuna award
Ace cricketer Virat Kohli sent the shutterbugs into a clicking frenzy as he received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, sharing the country'...
If Pakistan stops terrorism, we will also be like Neeraj Chopra: Army Chief
It was quite a moment at the Asian Games when Chopra stood flanked by a Chinese and a Pakistani on the podium. The picture of Chopra shaking hands with Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem, who won bronze, on the podium went viral on social media.
Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu to receive Khel Ratna on September 25: Sports Ministry
Kohli, the world's No.1 Test batsman as per the ICC rankings, has been in stupendous form in the past three years though he missed out of the top award despite nominations in 2016 and 2017.
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