Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra on Thursday said he was "disappointed" to see people pushing their "vested interests" following a viral video that showed the Indian athlete on the lookout for his javelin moments before the finals of the javelin event in August.
#RaviDahiya on August 5th became the second Indian wrestler to win a silver medal at the Olympic Games. Sushil Kumar, Yogeshwar Dutt and Ravi Dahiya have a lot in common. Apart from being Olympic medalists and ace wrestlers, they have all been trained in wrestling from Chhatrasal Stadium. Chhatrasal has been consistently producing champion wrestlers for over 2 decades.
When #Lovlina was sweating it out at the boxing arena of #Tokyo Olympics on July 30 morning, her parents back home in Assam were also sweating. Tiken Borgohain and Mamoni Borgohain were so nervous about their daughter’s quarterfinal match against former world champion Nien-Chin Chen of Chinese Taipei that they did not even want to watch it live and switched the TV set off
Boxer and hot medal prospect, Lovlina Borgohain, has now assured India of at least another bronze at the Olympics after overcoming former world champion Nien-Chin Chen of Chinese Taipei and entering the semifinals
Impressive show by Indian women as the likes of Pooja Rani, Deepika Kumari and #PVSindhu give India hope. Here's a quick round-up of how India fared today at the #Olympics.
Athlete V #Revathi, from Madurai district, will represent India at the #TokyoOlympics in the mixed relay event. She is among three women from #TamilNadu who will be participating in the Tokyo Olympics. The journey to the Olympics was in no way an easy one for Revathi. TNIE catches up with the grandmother and coach of Madurai sprinter V Revathi who is one among 12 athletes from Tamil Nadu participating in the Olympic Games.