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World Championships

After Olympic gold, Neeraj Chopra eyes World Championships title next year

Before joining national camp, Neeraj was training at Tau Devi Lal Stadium at Panchkula after being shifted from Shivaji Stadium at Panipat

10 Aug 2021 2:53 PM

Body can't cope with demands of training, competition: Sally Pearson on retirement

Pearson, who won the 2012 Olympic gold medal in 100 metres hurdles, took to Instagram to announce her decision.

06 Aug 2019 3:52 PM

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

Rivalry is with events, says Anand

Anand retained his World Championship title thrice before losing it to Norwegian Magnus Carlsen in his hometown, Chennai in 2013.

15 Nov 2017 6:49 AM

‘Some day it will be Saina-Sindhu final’

The gruelling final was a testimony to the fitness of both players as they played out the longest match of the tournament to leave everyone in awe. 

30 Aug 2017 11:06 PM


AFI urges IAAF to consider Chitra’s entry

“If Chithra gets (entry) and the others don’t, then it becomes an issue for us,” said AFI secretary C.K. Valson.

30 Jul 2017 2:39 AM

Kidambi Srikanth now eyes Worlds glory

Srikanth, B. Sai Praneeth and Ajay Jayaram have booked berths for the men’s singles category of the Worlds in Glasgow from August 21 to 27.

02 Jul 2017 2:08 AM

Jamaica perfects art of developing future Bolts

Sprinter Tyquendo Tracey attributes Jamaica’s success to national character.

24 Jun 2017 12:36 AM