Neeraj Chopra Gets Silver In Asian Grand Prix, Qualifies For World Championships

Neeraj Chopra won his second silver at the Asian Grand Pix Athletics meet

Neeraj Chopra, the world junior record holder in javelin, qualified for the IAFF World Championships to be held in London in August, thanks to a silver medal-winning performance in the second leg of Asian Grand Prix Athletics meet in Jiaxing (China) on Thursday. Continue reading

At 101, Man Kaur Wins 100-Metre Sprint Gold At World Masters Games

Man Kaur celebrated her win with a smile and a dance.

Man Kaur’s victory in the 100-metre sprint at the World Masters Games in Auckland, New Zealand, was one for the record books, for the sheer joy that it generated in those who witnessed it. The 101-year-old celebrated her win with a smile and a dance as she tallied the 17th gold medal in her remarkable career. Continue reading

Sports India, Australia sign sports partnership

Union Minister Vijay Goel launches India-Australia sports partnership with PM Malcolm Turnbull

India and Australia today started a partnership aimed at increasing cooperation in sports, in the presence of visiting Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and batting great Sachin Tendulkar. Also involved in the launch was Sports Minister Vijay Goel. Continue reading

Davis Cup: India to take on Canada in away tie in World Group play-offs after Uzbekistan win

India’s Ramkumar Ramanathan in action in the Davis Cup Asia Oceania group tie against Uzbekistan. AFP

New Delhi: India will have to fight it out with Canada in an away tie for a place in the elite 16-nation World Group when the play-offs take place from 15 to 17 September. Continue reading