Samaresh Jung had earned the nickname of ‘Goldfinger’ thanks to his exploits at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, where he was adjudged the best athlete.
"It’s possible to win an Olympic medal in mixed doubles," she said on the sidelines of India Future Tycoons.
In a 100-minute speech in Lok Sabha, he launched a stinging attack on the Congress, accusing its successive governments of indulging in corruption and harbouring the corrupt.
His career might have come to an abrupt end due to injuries, but his love for boxing remains intact.
Moudgil had won a silver medal to secure quota places for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Non-cricketing female sportspersons made sure that 2018 was not only about men in blue but also about women who sweat it out equally.
If Neeraj was the cynosure of all eyes, Hima also carved out a slice of history by becoming the first Indian woman athlete to win a gold at the world level.
The bad form continued at the Asian Games where Sakshi returned empty-handed before suffering a humiliating exit from the World Championship.
Dealers operating in the capital region also aver that the property is overpriced for the facilities and quality of construction it provides.
Despite being one of India’s most promising fencers, she took part in only eight out of 13 international events this year - due to lack of funds.
After conducting the Women’s World T20 in the Caribbean as a standalone event, this is seen as a step to popularise the women’s sport.
The bid, which has been made in partnership with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), will see the women's team sport apply to become part of the Commonwealth Games family.
Jyoti Gulia was the lone Indian boxer to qualify for the Games owing to her world title and lost in a unanimous 0-5 verdict to the Italian on Monday night.
Jwala Gutta, also a former Commonwealth Games gold-medallist, reiterated her allegations of being targetted in selection.
Sivalingam (77kg category) had sustained the injury while attempting 178kg lift in his clean and jerk attempt at the Jakarta Asian Games.