Firoz Mirza

National Games: Hinaben Khalifa grappling her way out of hardships

From accompanying her mother as house help to winning bronze in the national games, the Gujarat wrestler has fought through every step of her journey.

4 hours ago

Father's sacrifice to keep Udaivir's fencing dream alive

Despite his father being a boxer of repute, he followed in the footsteps of his cousin to pursue fencing.

16 hours ago

After National Games gold, Toor looks for off-season break

The shot putter is also expected to join Punjab Police soon as Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP).

02 Oct 2022

Change of discipline no problem for Jyothi Yarraji

Star hurdler switches vocation but still beats Dutee and Hima; Amlan Borgohain re-establishes supremacy in men's discipline.

02 Oct 2022

Bajrang Punia expresses regret over missing National Games

Olympic medallist says he's recovering well from the injury he sustained at the Worlds.

02 Oct 2022

National Games: Injured wrist not a dead weight for supreme Mirabai

Olympic medallist battles wrist pain to once again display her supremacy.

30 Sep 2022

Judoka to miss World Championships for National Games

Sunibala Devi will miss the international event as there is only a day gap between her bout at the Games and Worlds.

25 Sep 2022

Handball out of National Games? At least for now

The decision, if not reversed, will affect more than 350 handball players, who have already started preparations by attending camps in their respective states.

22 Sep 2022

Bajrang braves head injury to claim fourth medal at World Championships in Belgrade 

Despite sustaining an injury in the opening bout, the wrestler shows fighting spirit to return with a bronze medal.

19 Sep 2022

Upbeat Vinesh craves for Olympic glory after record show at Worlds

Within the first minute of her bronze medal play-off, Vinesh hurt her right knee. Despite the injury, she dominated the bout earning points in counter-attacks.

19 Sep 2022

Injured Bajrang loses, medal hopes still alive

However, the result remained the same with the only difference being a 10-0 win via technical superiority for Yianni.

18 Sep 2022

Rival factions send separate handball entries for National Games

The event, being held after a gap of seven years, is scheduled across six cities of Gujarat from September 29 to October 12

14 Sep 2022

Relief for wrestler Sumit, his doping suspension to end on October 6

I was taunted and teased at dangals, and even my family was subjected to negative comments, says Haryana wrestler

09 Sep 2022

Kalyan Chaubey elected as new AIFF president, Bhaichung Bhutia loses

Favourite makes it a no contest at the elections, says there will be a discussion with FIFA chief about way forward

03 Sep 2022

WFI, UWW intervention keeps wrestler Neelam's Worlds hopes alive

"Injury delayed my senior debut and I was desperate for the Worlds. I am thankful to the WFI for accepting the protest as now I can fight for a medal at the Worlds," added the wrestler.

01 Sep 2022