Paralympics 2020

I get motivation, inspiration from you all: PM Narendra Modi to para athletes

PM Narendra Modi recognised, exhorted, lauded and patted the para athletes for their incredible performance in the Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 12th September 2021

I learnt to stay calm under pressure from Sachin Tendulkar: Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat

Pramod Bhagat clinched India's first Paralympics gold with a straight-game win over Daniel Bethell in the SL3 class finals in Tokyo last week.

published on : 12th September 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets para-badminton champ Pramod Bhagat with Rs 6 crores, government job   

Para badminton gold medallist Pramod Bhagat also said he would be interested to serve in a sports-related position or as a Deputy Collector. 

published on : 11th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj a medal winner too

What makes the achievement even more special is the way Suhas Yathiraj allocated time for both his administrative duties and badminton in Noida.

published on : 6th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Javelin thrower Navdeep finishes fourth in F41 event

Navdeep finished at the fourth spot in the men's javelin throw F41 event in the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 4th September 2021

Hat gifted by wife proves lucky charm for Paralympics medallist Shighraj Adhana

Singhraj Adhana, who won bronze in the 10m Air Pistol SH1 three days ago, bagged a silver medal in the P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 at the Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 4th September 2021

Pramod Bhagat wins historic badminton gold in Paralympics, Manoj Sarkar claims bronze

Pramod Bhagat, who had contracted polio when he was 4 years old, picked up the sports after watching his neighbours play.

published on : 4th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Indian shuttlers Pramod Bhagat, Palak Kohli lose mixed doubles semis, to play for bronze

Pramod Bhagat and Palak Kohli lost by 2-0 in the mixed doubles SL3-SU5 semi-final match here at Yoyogi National Stadium.

published on : 4th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Dream to see Indian national flag flying high fulfilled, says Singhraj Adhana

Indian shooter Singhraj Adhana said his dream to see the national flag flying high at the Tokyo Paralympics has been fulfilled.

published on : 4th September 2021

Indian shooter Manish Narwal expresses gratitude after winning gold at Tokyo Paralympics

Manish Narwal created the Paralympic record as he amassed 218.2 points to win the gold medal in the P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 final.

published on : 4th September 2021

History beckons IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj at Tokyo Paralympics

IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj, with a leg impairment, will face top seed Lucas Mazur of France in the final on Sunday.

published on : 4th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Indian shuttlers Tarun Dhillion and Suhas Yathiraj lose final group games

Tarun Dhillon lost to Setiawan Fredy by 2-0 in the men's singles SL4 - Group B match here at Yoyogi National Stadium.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Harvinder Singh wins bronze, India's first archery medal in Paralympics

Harvinder Singh was the first athlete from India to win a gold medal at a major para competition in the 2018 Asian Games.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Avani Lekhara will continue to excel in years to come: Coach Chandra Shekhar

The 19-year-old para shooter Avani Lekhara clinched her second medal in Tokyo, a bronze, in women's 50m rifle 3P SH1 event.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Google was the first coach of Paralympics silver medallist Praveen Kumar

Praveen Kumar has a personal best of 2.05m which he better on Friday and also set an Asian record with a jump of 2.07 metres.

published on : 3rd September 2021
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