With a busy schedule ahead this year, the team management is indeed content beginning their campaign on a positive note.
The junior women’s hockey team was three minutes away from winning a bronze medal but eventually lost the shoot-out to finish fourth at the World Cup in Potchefstroom, South Africa on Tuesday.
Chinnam Naidu finished 87 kgs in snatch and 120 kgs in clean and jerk and stood 3rd position in the above meet.
The 20-year-old from Almora signed off with a creditable bronze after losing an extremely close semifinal 17-21 21-14 21-17 to seasoned compatriot Kidambi Srikanth on Saturday.
Set to compete in 59kg, the national event will help Geeta Phogat assess herself as she has a long term goal of competing in the 2024 Paris Olympics.
All his dedication and hours of practice came to fruition on Tuesday. Singhraj managed to take home the bronze medal in the P1 men's 10m air pistol SH1 event with a total score of 216.8.
His quick movement, ball skills and acceleration, which he describes as his strengths, help him strut around on the field with a refreshing swagger and confidence
Fans, several aspiring youngsters had started gathering at airport hours before he landed
UAE-based Indian entrepreneur Dr Shamsheer Vayalil also personally called up Sreejesh and congratulated him for his exemplary performance.
Despite nursing a knee injury, Bajrang Punia clinches 65kg bronze after outclassing Kazakh opponent Niyazbekov 8-0.
The owners of Mohan Kamboj Dhaba are getting a giant flex made to celebrate hockey star Sumit Kumar, which will be put up on display at the dhaba.
He spoke to Punia after his win and lauded him for his determination and hard work that earned him this accomplishment, officials said.
Officials handed over a cash reward of Rs 30 lakh to PV Sindhu on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh Government.
The Indian women's hockey team made history by qualifying for their first Olympic semi-final but they lost 3-4 to Great Britain in a nail-biting match.
Superlatives were invented to describe sporting journeys like this but even those words won't do justice to the journey they have been on since finishing last at the Rio de Janeiro Games in 2016.