Asian Games

Indian mixed relay team handed Asian Games gold as Bahrain disqualified

Anu Raghavan's fourth-place finish in the women's 400m hurdles event has been upgraded to bronze medal after the AIU annulled the results of Bahrain's Adekoya, who originally won the race.

published on : 23rd July 2020

Bridge over troubled water! Asian Games gold-winners busy online

Bardhan agrees with Sarkar that for those glued to bridge, this is not necessarily a bad break.

published on : 30th June 2020

First prize in bag at 30, Sandhu announces comeback and intent

Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu has had an eventful squash career with some Asian Games (3) medals in his pocket.

published on : 23rd December 2019

Girls stand tall when women fail in boxing

August 29: Sarjubala Devi goes down to China’s Yuan Chang 0-5 in the 51kg category.

published on : 7th September 2018

Asian Games medallist Fouaad Mirza says Centre must provide financial help to popularise equestrian sport

Mirza said quarantine regulations makes the sport even more expensive, and it becomes difficult for equestrian enthusiasts to get horses into India.

published on : 6th September 2018

Major Ashish Malik: From patrolling in Imphal to silver lining in Jakarta

Major Malik spoke about the role of a good handler -- one who takes care of horse's daily needs.

published on : 6th September 2018

Government felicitates Asian Games medal winners with cash awards

India registered its best-ever medal haul in the history of the Asian Games, fetching 69 medals which included 15 gold, 24 silver and 30 bronze.

published on : 5th September 2018

Asian Games Bridge champions yet to receive India team blazers

Bridge was included in the Asian Games for the first time but the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) initially refused to clear the Indian contingent for the Games.

published on : 4th September 2018

Asian Games in the bag - but could Indonesia host the Olympics?

No Southeast Asian country has talked seriously about holding the Summer Games, meaning that even a bid would be another major step forward for a region enjoying rising economic fortunes.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Expectation replaces hope

When shooting was providing all the medals for India from Palembang, a few of the journalists had decided to joke about the field in Asian Games.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Not the usual sob story: India's medallists at Asian Games 2018 are a varied lot

Swapna Barman's is easily one of the most fascinating stories to have come out of the continental mega event.

published on : 1st September 2018

Asian Games relay gold medalist Poovamma says silver or bronze were not on cards

The team claimed a top-podium finish after they completed the race within a clock timing of 3:28.72 in the final round.

published on : 31st August 2018

Asian Games hockey: Pakistan lose to Japan, blame Indian officials for defeat

Pakistan had their chances in the 60-minute duel, but things didn't happen their way, whereas Japanese were perfect in creating chances in Pakistan's citadel and in their defence too.

published on : 31st August 2018

Indian women's 4x400m relay team wins gold for fifth time on trot at Asian Games

India has been winning the gold in this event since 2002 Asian Games.

published on : 30th August 2018

India out of gold medal contention in Asian Games men's hockey, lose to Malaysia

The Indian defenders looked completely out of sorts as they committed silly errors to allow Malaysia come back into the match after taking the lead twice.

published on : 30th August 2018
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