Milkha Singh

Wish you had lived at least till Tokyo Olympics: Kiren Rijiju after Neeraj Chopra fulfills Milkha Singh's last wish

Kiren Rijiju remembered Milkha Singh after India won its first gold in athletics through Neeraj Chopra in Javelin throw at the Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 8th August 2021

Neeraj Chopra dedicates Olympic gold to late Milkha Singh; Family says we are grateful

Newly-crowned Olympic gold-medallist Neeraj Chopra dedicated his historic achievement to sprint legend Milkha Singh.

published on : 7th August 2021

Aditi Ashok to Abhinav Bindra: Heartbreaking instances when Indian athletes finished 4th at Olympics

There is this popular idiom - So near, yet so far. That's something many Indian athletes over the years have learnt the hard way, especially at showpiece events like the Olympics.

published on : 7th August 2021

Aditi Ashok's performance will give a huge boost to Indian golf, says Jeev Milkha Singh

Talking about Aditi, Jeev said: "Aditi's parents have helped her and now she has shown anything and everything is possible. We are proud of what Aditi has achieved, don't be disheartened."

published on : 7th August 2021

The Dutee Chand Story: A true modern sporting icon and her unlikely David vs Goliath story

Born in 1996 in a family that often went without food for days, Dutee began running after watching her elder sister Sarawasti run on the banks of River Brahmani

published on : 25th July 2021

Amitabh Bachchan remembers Milkha Singh, shares last page of his autobiography

Senior Bachchan took to his Twitter handle to share the contemplative page from Singh's autobiography in which he delineated deep thoughts about life.

published on : 20th June 2021

Dutee Chand wants a medal at Tokyo as tribute to Milkha Singh

The sprint queen fondly reminisced her meeting with the Flying Sikh at New Delhi in 2019.

published on : 20th June 2021

Milkha sir will inspire generations of sportspersons for many more years

Being an official of the Punjab Sports Department, Milkha sir would often visit practice camps in Chandigarh before the 1975 World Cup.

published on : 20th June 2021

Flying Sikh: The legend lives on

What can I say about Milkha that hasn’t already been said? When I heard the news, I became extremely sad.  

published on : 20th June 2021

When Milkha Singh's name in Arjuna Awards' list created a furore

Milkha Singh had the courage to speak up against the system when his name was included in the list of Arjuna Award for lifetime contribution to sports in 2001.

published on : 19th June 2021

Milkha Singh's mantra: Cross-country running, climbing hill with stones

Paramjeet Singh, who was the first to break Milkha's 38-year-old 400m national record of 45.73 seconds, said that the legendary athlete trained hard.

published on : 19th June 2021

Legendary Indian sprinter​ Milkha Singh cremated with full state honours

Milkha Singh was bid a tearful adieu in the presence of his family members and several dignitaries, including Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.

published on : 19th June 2021

Farhan Akhtar mourns Milkha Singh's death: You represented a dream

Farhan Akhtar posted a picture on Instagram posing with Milkha, who was popularly known as the 'Flying Sikh'.

published on : 19th June 2021

Punjab CM announces Milkha Singh Chair in Sports University in Patiala

Earlier on Saturday, the chief minister also visited late Milkha Singh's residence in Chandigarh and met his family.

published on : 19th June 2021

Sports University, Patiala to have a chair after Milkha Singh's name

The legendary track and field athlete Milkha Singh died of COVID-19 related complications on Friday night.

published on : 19th June 2021
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