Wednesday, 07 December 2022

Commonwealth Games

BWF World Rankings: Sindhu breaks into top five, Prannoy moves to 12th
BWF World Rankings

BWF World Rankings: Sindhu breaks into top five, Prannoy moves to 12th

KUALA LUMPUR : Two-time Olympic medallist P.V Sindhu gained a place to enter the top 5 in the women's singles BWF World Rankings released on Tuesday.Commonwealth Games gold medallist Sindhu, who has 87,218 points from 26 tournaments, displaced arch-rival Carolina Marin of Spain in the fifth position. The Indian ace boasts a career-high ranking of world No.2, attained back in 2017-18, but ha'n't broken into the top five since September 2019, just following her world championships title win that year.

PV Sindhu eyes comeback with BWF World Tour Finals in December
BWF World Tour Finals 2022

PV Sindhu eyes comeback with BWF World Tour Finals in December

NEW DELHI : Star Indian shuttler P.V Sindhu, who has been out of action since winning the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in August, on Wednesday said that her rehab and recovery are going well and she is hopeful of making a comeback with the BWF World Tour Finals 2022, which will be held in Guangzhou, China from December 14 to 18.

National Games javelin throw gold medallist Manu D.P aims for glory on international stage
National Games

National Games javelin throw gold medallist Manu D.P aims for glory on international stage

AHMEDABAD : Manu D.P clinched the javelin gold medal at the 36th National Games at the IIT Gandhinagar ground with a throw of 80.74m. The 22-year-old was quick to admit that it was not one of his best efforts and insisted that his immediate goal is to cross the 85m mark.

Fencer Bhavani Devi to travel from France for hat-trick in National Games
National Games

Fencer Bhavani Devi to travel from France for hat-trick in National Games

GANDHINAGAR : Olympian Bhavani Devi is geared up to travel all the way from France to complete a rare hat-trick of Sabre gold medals in the 36th National Games here in Gujarat.

National Games: Sreeshankar expects tough competition in men's long jump
National Games

National Games: Sreeshankar expects tough competition in men's long jump

MUMBAI : The 2022 season has been a great one for Indian long jumper Murali Sreeshankar as he bagged his first major medal at the senior level -- a silver in the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham last month.

Telangana paddler Akula Sreeja hopes to ride on recent form to make impact in National Games
36th National Games

Telangana paddler Akula Sreeja hopes to ride on recent form to make impact in National Games

SURAT : After phenomenal performances in the senior National Championship and Commonwealth Games, Telangana paddler Akula Sreeja is keen to make a strong impact in the 36th National Games.

World Wrestling C'ships: Bajrang Punia wins bronze, India finish with two medals
World Wrestling C'ships

World Wrestling C'ships: Bajrang Punia wins bronze, India finish with two medals

BELGRADE(Serbia):Commonwealth and Asian Games gold medallist and Olympic bronze winner Bajrang Punia claimed the bronze medal in the men's 65kg on the final day of the World Wrestling Championships 2022, here on Sunday.

Australia all-rounder Tahlia McGrath named ICC Women's Player of the Month for August
ICC T20 World Cup

Australia all-rounder Tahlia McGrath named ICC Women's Player of the Month for August

DUBAI : Australia all-rounder Tahlia McGrath has been rewarded for her form during the recent Commonwealth Games by being voted ICC Women's Player of the Month for August 2022.

Neeraj Chopra to skip National Games in Gujarat, to prepare for mega events next season
National Games

Neeraj Chopra to skip National Games in Gujarat, to prepare for mega events next season

MUMBAI: Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra will not participate in the upcoming 36th National Games in Gujarat to be held later this month as he wants to rest and recover from the exertions of the season and prepare for mega events in 2023.

From collecting bamboo to winning gold, Mirabai shares her journey with Big B
Kaun Banega Crorepati 14

From collecting bamboo to winning gold, Mirabai shares her journey with Big B

MUMBAI: Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, who won gold medal in Commonwealth Games 2022, spoke about her inspirations in life with the host and megastar Amitabh Bachchan on 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 14'. She also shared how her coach in Manipur gave her the strength to pursue her dreams.

Indian athletes bat for Esports recognition as a sport ahead of next year's Asian Games

Asia Cup 2022 Indian athletes bat for Esports recognition as a sport ahead of next year's Asian Games

Let's all pick up any sport and play it regularly: Tendulkar on National Sports Day

National Sports Day Let's all pick up any sport and play it regularly: Tendulkar on National Sports Day

Another power struggle in IOA as Sumariwalla claims to be co-opted as president

Olympic Association Another power struggle in IOA as Sumariwalla claims to be co-opted as president

Punjab CM Bhagwant Maan to felicitate commonwealth games winning punjabi players with prize money of Rs 9.30 Crore on august 27 : Meet Hayer

CWG 2022 Punjab CM Bhagwant Maan to felicitate commonwealth games winning punjabi players with prize money of Rs 9.30 Crore on august 27 : Meet Hayer

BWF World Championships: Prannoy stuns Kento Momota to set up pre-quarters clash against Lakshya, Srikanth bows out

BWF World Championships BWF World Championships: Prannoy stuns Kento Momota to set up pre-quarters clash against Lakshya, Srikanth bows out

Fit-again Neeraj Chopra confirms his participation in Lausanne Diamond League

Olympic and World champions Fit-again Neeraj Chopra confirms his participation in Lausanne Diamond League

PM Modi felicitates India's Commonwealth Games contingent

Chess Olympiad PM Modi felicitates India's Commonwealth Games contingent

Beth Mooney reclaims No. 1 spot for batters from captain Lanning after CWG exploits

ICC T20 World Cup Beth Mooney reclaims No. 1 spot for batters from captain Lanning after CWG exploits

CWG 2022: We didn't win a silver medal, we lost gold, says Sreejesh after hockey team's 0-7 defeat in final

Hockey world cup CWG 2022: We didn't win a silver medal, we lost gold, says Sreejesh after hockey team's 0-7 defeat in final

'Farewell forever, Birmingham bids farewell to Commonwealth Games with brilliant closing ceremony'

Goodbye CWG 'Farewell forever, Birmingham bids farewell to Commonwealth Games with brilliant closing ceremony'

Sindhu, Lakshya win maiden gold medals as Sharath lights up last day of competitions

CWG 2022 Sindhu, Lakshya win maiden gold medals as Sharath lights up last day of competitions

CWG 2022: Arshad Nadeem, Neeraj Chopra's Pakistan friend, wins javelin gold with 90-metre throw

Tokyo Olympics CWG 2022: Arshad Nadeem, Neeraj Chopra's Pakistan friend, wins javelin gold with 90-metre throw

Cricket: India clinch silver medal after losing to Australia by nine runs

CWG 2022 Cricket: India clinch silver medal after losing to Australia by nine runs

England secure maiden CWG hockey title and India win bronze

CWG 2022 England secure maiden CWG hockey title and India win bronze

Boxing: Nikhat Zareen claims another gold three months after becoming world champion

CWG 2022 Boxing: Nikhat Zareen claims another gold three months after becoming world champion

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