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Commonwealth Games

AA Edit | Sports bodies must do better

Our athletes’ national marks are beginning to look good enough for winning medals in international events

23 Aug 2022 10:16 PM

Jwala Gutta launches academy in Hyderabad

The two-time Olympian announced the launch of Jwala Gutta Academy Of Excellence in outskirts of Hyderabad on Tuesday.

11 Dec 2019 1:53 AM

'Cricket isn't bigger than 'Olympics, Commonwealth Games': Virender Sehwag

Sehwag launched a book titled 'Umeed India', brought out by EPIC channel and Rupa Publications.

29 Aug 2019 7:30 PM

ED attaches Rs 94.24 lakh assets of firm involved in 2010 Games

The ED said the company and its director Raja Aederi and executive director Uday Shankar Bhat have been found guilty by a trial court.

04 Jul 2019 3:17 AM

Olympian Krishna Poonia fielded by Congress from Jaipur rural seat

The Congress on Monday fielded Olympian discus thrower Krishna Poonia from the Jaipur Rural constituency.

02 Apr 2019 9:24 AM


Sanjita Chanu's suspension revoked by International Weightlifting Federation

International Weightlifting Federation revoked the provisional suspension of Sanjita Chanu who faced a four-year ban for a failed dope test.

23 Jan 2019 3:30 PM

Not informed of ITO skywalk opening, says Satyendar Jain

The skywalk at the busy ITO intersection was conceived in 2006-07 as part of preparations for the 2010 Commonwealth Games, but the plan was shelved.

14 Oct 2018 2:29 AM

Manu Bhaker is strong Olympic medal hope, says Jaspal Rana

Though we all want to win but you can’t win everyday. You will rise one day, you will fall another. That’s how it is.

11 Oct 2018 1:46 AM

Gymnastics: Dipa Karmakar out of action for two weeks, says coach

It was her first event after undergoing an anterior curiae ligament surgery in Mumbai, last year in July.

31 Aug 2018 1:45 AM

Increase in cash incentives to outstanding athletes

During the last three-four years, sportspersons of Delhi have excelled in many games.

29 Aug 2018 5:23 AM


PV Sindhu stretched

“I was playing her for the first time but I never thought it will be an easy match. She did well.”

24 Aug 2018 6:48 AM

Rahi way!

The talented Manu Bhaker, however, cracked under pressure to finish sixth in the finals.

23 Aug 2018 7:06 AM

Ready for tough challenge at asian games, says Satwik Sairaj Rankireddy

Sairaj and Chirag Shetty claimed sliver in men’s doubles at the Commonwealth Games.

16 Aug 2018 1:08 AM

‘Asiad Games will test boxers’ mettle’

Indian boxers had fetched five medals — a gold and four bronze — at the 2014 Asiad.

15 Aug 2018 2:27 AM

State producing doubles players a positive sign

Goregoan shuttler Chirag Shetty who missed the final semester exam in April due to CWG will appear again in October to complete his graduation.

11 Aug 2018 1:04 AM


Divya Deshpande, paddling against the tide

Playing for PSPB in the finals, she beat Archana Kamath 11-8, 11-6, 7-11, 3-11, 13-11, 5-11, 11-5 to win her first-ever inter-institutional title.

09 Aug 2018 2:23 AM

Dog squad to get 10 German Shepherd pups

w At present, the dog squad has 65 trained sniffer and explosive detection canines.

07 Aug 2018 5:28 AM

No one told me to lose weight: Rahul Aware

Wrestler Rahul Aware to stay in the 61 kg category only for the World Championshipsas WFI says 61 kg not valid in many competitions.

03 Aug 2018 12:46 AM

Indian trio advance

It also turned out to be a disastrous day for the Indian doubles pairs as all of them lost their matches.

02 Aug 2018 6:23 AM

‘Boxers primed for best Asiad medal haul’

At the 2014 Asiad in Incheon, India claimed five medals (1gold and four bronze).

30 Jul 2018 1:11 AM