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Vikas Gowda, India's only male Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower, retires

The retirement of the four-time Olympian has not come as a surprise as he has not taken part in any major international event since winning a bronze in the Asian Championships last year. 

published on : 30th May 2018

New Zealand boxer Nyika's Commonwealth gold medal stolen

Nyika said he was taking the medal to show a young fan at a school in the city when he realised thieves had snatched it from his vehicle.

published on : 14th May 2018

India Shining at Commonwealth Games, eight gold medals claimed today

From the boxing ring to the shooting range to the athletics arena, it was India shining on the penultimate day of the 21st Commonwealth Games.

published on : 14th April 2018

Wrestler Bajrang Punia wins gold in 65 kg at Commonwealth Games, Mausam Khatri wins silver in 97 kg

Bajrang needed only around two minutes to overpower Kane Charig of Wales by technical superiority.

published on : 13th April 2018

Rs 50 lakh award to TN’s Commonwealth Games gold medalists

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Tuesday congratulated three sportspersons - Sarath Kamal, Amal Raj and Satyan -  who have won gold medals in table tennis events.

published on : 11th April 2018

University can't deny gold medal to topper who could not attend exam in 1st chance: Delhi High Court

It's a big relief for many students who fail to write an exam owing to illness and fear that his second attempt could deprive him of a gold medal.

published on : 28th January 2018

Mirabai Chanu wins gold medal in Weightlifting World Championship

Mirabai Chanu today became the first Indian in over two decades to claim a gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championship.

published on : 30th November 2017

After uproar, Pune University removes vegetarian condition for gold medalist

The 2006 circular was issued for an endowment of Rs 120,000, received from the Shelar family for instituting two gold medals to be awarded to the varsity's two top students in the science faculty.

published on : 11th November 2017

'Veg only' criteria for gold medal in Pune University, Shiv Sena says diktat should be withdrawn

Students who are vegetarian and teetotaller will be eligible for gold medals to be given at a Pune university's convocation by a trust run by a yoga guru, says the institution.

published on : 10th November 2017

Asian Women's Boxing Championship: Mary Kom’s latest box-office hit

At 35, the mother of three added another feather to her cap on Wednesday, becoming the Asian champion in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

published on : 9th November 2017

Two-time taekwondo national gold medallist and former Indian Idol participant get arrested for robbery in Delhi

Two persons, including a two-time taekwondo national gold medallist and former Indian Idol participant, have been arrested from outer Delhi in connection with a robbery incident.

published on : 28th October 2017

Japan eye record gold haul at Tokyo Olympic 2020

Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) sports committee chairman Yasuhiro Yamashita backed home-grown competitors to more than double their haul of 12 golds at last year's Rio Olympics.

published on : 13th October 2017

India must be a worry for China: Former CWG champion Travers

Travers said the women's singles final between PV Sindhu and Japan's Nozomi Okuhara at the World Championship has set the bar high for badminton.

published on : 16th September 2017

Tracing Dingko Singh, the former Asiad gold medallist

Dingko Singh is the man behind Manipur's boxing revolution, bringing forth the likes of Suranjoy Singh, Mary Kom, Sarita Devi, Devendro Singh.

published on : 10th September 2017

Indian Judokas shine at 2017 Youth Commonwealth Games

Soni from India won a gold medal after defeating Nikolic by 1-0 in the 73 kg-weight categories.

published on : 20th July 2017
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