World Championship

Praggnanandha beats World No 2 Liren

With the win, the 17-year-old's live rating stands at 2692, just eight away from 2700, considered as a magical figure in the world of Classical chess.

published on : 19th January 2023

Tickets for Formula E up for sale online

The fourth race of the championship is all set to be hosted by Ace Nxt Gen and accelerated by Greenko, for the first time in India in partnership with Formula E and the Telangana government.

published on : 5th January 2023

Sukant Kadam wins gold as Indian shuttlers shine in Peru Para Badminton tournament 

World No.3 Kadam defeated Singapore's Chee Hiong Ang 21-14 21-15 in the men's singles SL4 category, while Nehal Gupta won the SL3 event beating Mathieu Thomas of France 21-16 21-14.

published on : 5th December 2022

Gold standard: A step in the right direction for Lovlina, 3 others win top prize

The latest gold shows that her hunger for the sport remains intact and she means business.

published on : 12th November 2022

Galina no longer India's 400m coach, hunt on for replacement

The 2018 Asian and Commonwealth Games were the highlights of her coaching stint in India.

published on : 7th November 2022

Clinical mistake damaged her right hand but Manisha is serving gold on court

The 17-year-old from Tamil Nadu finished on top of the podium at the BWF Para-Badminton World Championships in Tokyo on Sunday

published on : 7th November 2022

Bhanwala becomes first Indian to win medal at U23 Worlds, takes bronze 

Bhanwala scored two points with a take-down move and with 35 seconds left in the bout, managed to push his rival on the back to level the scores.

published on : 19th October 2022

Indian juniors win four more golds in ISSF World Championship 

The four medals swelled India's tally to 20 medals including nine gold, three silver and eight bronze medals.

published on : 19th October 2022

21 Indian wrestlers denied Spain visa; likely to miss U-23 World Championships

According to a WFI communication, the visa was denied because the Spanish authorities felt that the team will not leave the country before the expiry of visa.

published on : 18th October 2022

Close miss for pistol shooter Shiva in Cairo ISSF World Championship

However, in an eight-man ranking match, Shiva got off to a slow start and never recovered, eventually becoming the first one to get knocked out.

published on : 16th October 2022

ISSF World Championship: Bronze for pistol team 

Indian shooters got off to an ideal start in the ISSF World Championship (rifle/pistol) in Cairo, Egypt, with the women’s 25m pistol team returning with a bronze medal on Thursday.

published on : 14th October 2022

Skeet shooters behind eight ball at ISSF World Championship

Indian skeet shooters’ toil continued on Day 2 of the ongoing ISSF World Championship in Osijek, where Olympic quotas are on the line.

published on : 9th October 2022

Trap shooter Bhowneesh Mendiratta bags Olympic quota

Youngster finishes fourth in ongoing World Championships at Osijek, becomes first marksman to earn Paris ticket from country.

published on : 29th September 2022

World Championship: Trap shooters face uphill task on Day 2

India’s trap shooters have plenty of catching up to do. In the men’s event, Bhowneesh Mendiratta made an ideal start, hitting 25 out of 25 in the first round.

published on : 27th September 2022

We are athletes, not robots: Vinesh Phogat lashes out at critics on social media

The 28-year-old is not someone who holds back and she came out with a long statement, that gave a sense of how hurt she was by the criticism.

published on : 19th September 2022

Bajrang braves head injury to claim fourth medal at World Championships in Belgrade 

Despite sustaining an injury in the opening bout, the wrestler shows fighting spirit to return with a bronze medal.  

published on : 19th September 2022

French cycling team flies into storm as men fly business but women, economy 

The first report in a French newspaper provoked a storm of protest on social media.

published on : 17th September 2022

Wrestling Worlds: Olympic medallist Ravi Dahiya out of medal contention

While Dahiya made an early exit, Naveen entered the bronze medal match after beating World No.4 Syrbaz Talgat of Uzbekistan in 70kg opening round of repechage 11-3.

published on : 16th September 2022

With swollen knee, wrestler Vinesh creates history at World Wrestling Championships

The 28-year-old from Haryana bags 53kg bronze to become the first woman from the country to win two medals at the World Championships.

published on : 14th September 2022

Will balance training & other commitments better this time: Neeraj

The beginning though was not easy. The training for the season had started late and Neeraj would not want to repeat those mistakes that led to him missing so many days of training.

published on : 10th September 2022
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