Tokyo Olympics | Neeraj Chopra to PV Sindhu: Check out the full list of cash rewards announced for Indian medal winners
It's raining cash rewards for Indian athletes who won medals at Tokyo Olympics. Check out the rewards each Indian medal winner will be receiving.
From a childhood in a village with no roads to glory on the Olympic stage in Tokyo, Lovlina Borgohain's journey has been one of the most inspirational India has ever seen. Cartoonist Satish Acharya salutes the doughty boxer and her indefatigible will that has finally brought a road to her village. The New Indian Express' North-east correspondent Prasanta Mazumdar incidentally was the first to report on the lack of roads in Lovlina's village.
An unprecedented nine Indian boxers will be taking the ring at the Tokyo Olympics, conscious of the fact that medal expectations from them are at an all-time high. We take a look at the five men and four women, who would be aiming to make amends for the no medal show in the 2016 Rio Olympics in the competition starting July 24 at the Ryogoku Kokugikan arena, primarily a sumo wrestling venue, in the Japanese capital.