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I could have logged more points: Asiad gold medallist Swapna Barman

Barman collected 6026 points, her career best, to win the gold. Her earlier best total from the seven events was 5942. The national record of 6211 still stands in the name of J J Sobha since 2004.

published on : 5th September 2018

Asiad gold-winning shot-putter Tejinderpal Singh Toor's father to be cremated Thursday

The 23-year-old Toor had clinched the men's shot put gold by throwing the iron ball to 20.75m in the Asian games.

published on : 5th September 2018

Asian Games gold medallist Tajinderpal Singh Toor's father dies before seeing son's medal

Tajinderpal Singh Toor won the gold medal at the Asian Games 2018 in Shot Put after setting a national record with a 20.75m throw.

published on : 4th September 2018

Asian Games: Gold medallist Amit Panghal's ancestral village erupts in joy

Residents of nearby villages too descended to Mayana, some 8 km from Rohtak, to congratulate his father Vijender Singh, a farmer and his elder brother Ajay, a JCO in the Army.

published on : 1st September 2018

Sweet homecoming awaits Asian Games gold medallist Swapna Barman

Me­­­­dia from across the country ha­ve been calling but the Barman fa­mily is still waiting to hear from the country’s newest golden girl.

published on : 31st August 2018

Asian Games 2018: Tajinder Toor clinches gold in men's shot put with record throw

Toor lived up to the billing of being the strongest contender as he was the season leader among the Asian athletes in this event.

published on : 25th August 2018

You ripper! Weightlifter Safaa Aljumaili bags Iraq's first gold of Asian Games 2018

Aljumaili had already failed with the 202kg he needed for gold but somehow managed to lock out his arms on the final lift of the 85kg competition to pip South Korea's Jang Yeon-hak by just 1kg.

published on : 24th August 2018

Gold medal in rowing at Asiad would boosts water sports in India: Founder secretary of RFI Subrata Dutta

Indian rowers bagged a gold and two bronze medals in a brilliant start on Day 6 at the 18th Asian Games here, making up for the disappointment in the days gone by.

published on : 24th August 2018

Historic Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat says she has become stronger after Rio Olympics injury

The 23-year old from Haryana is considered one of the most mentally strong wrestlers in India and she says it comes naturally to her.

published on : 21st August 2018

After Asian Games win, Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia sets eyes on Olympic gold 

Bajrang gave credit to his coach Shako Bentinidis for bringing about a wholesome change in his wrestling style.

published on : 19th August 2018

Wrestler Bajrang Punia wins India's first gold medal in Asian Games 2018

Bajrang, who came into the Asian Games as favourite to win the gold in this category, beat his Japanese opponent 11-8 in the final bout.

published on : 19th August 2018

I am yesterday's man looking for next champion: Abhinav Bindra

Bindra had scripted history by winning the 10 metre Air Rifle event at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games as he became the first Indian to win an individual gold medal in Olympics.

published on : 15th August 2018

Asian Games race walk gold medallist Hakam Singh passes away

He had been ailing for some time and was undergoing treatment for liver and kidney ailments.

published on : 14th August 2018

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi congratulate Hima Das for scripting history at IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championships

Taking to social media, President Kovind congratulated sprinter Das for her performance and said it is a "very proud" moment for Assam and India.

published on : 13th July 2018

‘Raised to run’:  Life focus society's conference at CIAL convention centre; Ravi Zacharias speaks

The founder of RZIM, Ravi was in Kochi as part of his four-nation tour. His message threw light on some key elements required for the progress of an individual and the country as a whole.

published on : 6th July 2018
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