CWG 2018

Indian boxers will improve medals tally at Asiad: Boxer Vikas Krishan

Vikas was confident that Indian boxers will put up a much better show at this year's Asian Games than the 2014 edition.

published on : 21st April 2018

Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra looks abroad to better his best

Neeraj Chopra shot to fame when an 86.48M throw created history at the U-20 World Championships in Poland two years back.

published on : 21st April 2018

Badminton doubles: Historic Partnership and big service

Satwik and Chirag deservedly attract plenty of admirers after becoming India’s first men’s doubles pair to win a medal in a multi-discipline event in Gold Coast.

published on : 18th April 2018

Silver linings playbook: No regrets for not winning Commonwealth Games finals

Successful participants are usually handed a warm reception and it was no different for table tennis star A Sharath Kamal and squash medallists Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa.

published on : 18th April 2018

Badminton team gold in Commonwealth Games was most satisfying: Pullela Gopichand

The buzz was missing. The kind one expects when champions arrive back to their city after a historic outing.

published on : 17th April 2018

Records, not medals, please coaches, say shooters after Commonwealth Games success

History suggests that the Commonwealth Games have been a rich hunting ground for India men/women with guns.

published on : 17th April 2018

Curtains down: Gold Coast raises farewell toast to Commonwealth Games

The twenty-first edition of one of the oldest multi-discipline Games has left a lasting impression thanks to the way in which it was organised, among other things.

published on : 17th April 2018

Commonwealth Games: Thought the bar was too heavy when I started, recalls silver medallist Gururaja

The 25-year-old, hailing from a small village in Karnataka, could hardly stop smiling as he soaked in the attention that came with being the ceremonial account-opener

published on : 5th April 2018

Commonwealth Games: Gururaja opens India's medals tally with silver in weightlifting

Gururaja had a best attempt of 111 kg in the snatch and 138 kg in the clean and jerk for a total of 249 kg.

published on : 5th April 2018

Extreme Brexit: England listed as African nation in Commonwealth Games 2018 guide

England were somehow confused with Gambia, a West African nation which rejoined the Commonwealth in February after leaving in 2013.

published on : 4th April 2018

After ball-tampering scandal, Commonwealth Games to restore Australia's reputation, say organisers

Sport-mad Australia's image took a bruising after a plot to alter the ball was revealed in a Test match against South Africa.

published on : 31st March 2018

Wrestler Sushil Kumar missing from 2018 Commonwealth Games entry list

Has an Indian contingent leaving for a major sporting meet ever not been surrounded by drama? The country’s preparations for the  2018 Commonwealth Games had a twist right at the very tail

published on : 30th March 2018