World Championships

Nikhat gets her due, now on top of worlds

In 2014, she was the youth world silver medallist and before that junior world champion in 2011.

published on : 20th May 2022

Joshna Chinappa withdraws from Round of 16 of PSA World Championships due to illness

India's ace woman squash player Joshna Chinappa withdrew from the pre-quarterfinals of the PSA World Championships due to illness.

published on : 17th May 2022

Women's World Championships: Boxer Nikhat and two others pack a punch to confirm medals

The trio enters the semifinals of the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in Istanbul, Turkey.

published on : 17th May 2022

Boxing World Championships: Nikhat Zareen secures India's first medal in Istanbul

Nikhat Zareen secured India its first medal at the IBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Istanbul by advancing to the semifinals with a superb win.

published on : 16th May 2022

Lovlina to begin India’s campaign in Women’s World Championships

Lovlina Borgohain, who’ll be taking part in an international meet for the first time since her historic bronze medal effort during the Olympics, will be the first from the country to take the ring.

published on : 9th May 2022

Wrestling Federation of India may prefer Commonwealth Games, Asiad over Worlds

The Worlds is slated to run from September 10 to 18 in Belgrade, Serbia while the wrestling competitions are scheduled to be held from September 21 to 24 in Hangzhou.

published on : 27th April 2022

Chance for Bajrang to reclaim Asian crown

The five Indian grapplers in the above weight categories had left the country on Saturday while the women contingent and remaining five Greco-Roman wrestlers left on Monday. 

published on : 19th April 2022

Boxers could leave early for Istanbul ahead of Worlds test

The countdown has begun for Tokyo Olympic bronze medallist Lovlina Borgohain and rest of the elite women boxers from the country.

published on : 14th April 2022

Boxers Amit, Manish & Ashish set to return to action in April

Having been part of the national camp in Patiala for some time now, the Thailand meet is a big opportunity for them to try and get some positive returns ahead of bigger challenges later this year.

published on : 25th March 2022

Veteran Mary takes back seat, wants youngsters to shine

The trials for the World Championships and Asian Games are starting from Monday to Wednesday.

published on : 7th March 2022

My sole aim is to win gold at Paris Paralympics, says para shuttler Palak Kohli

The youngest para-badminton player to qualify for the Paralympics at 18, Kohli is currently competing at the Spanish Para badminton International II in Vitoria.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Para archer Pooja enters World Championships final

The 24-year-old came back from 0-2 down to defeat Hazel Chaisty of Britain 6-2 to assure India at least a second silver medal from the ongoing tournament.

published on : 27th February 2022

Hungary steps in to host 2022 swimming world championships

Budapest will host an additional world championship from June 18-July 3 to fill a gap left by the scheduled event in Japan being pushed back to 2023 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 7th February 2022

Strandja Memorial Tournament: Indian boxers set for Bulgaria challenge

As mentioned earlier, the COVID-19 situation has made life difficult for the campers with some of them contracting the virus and being forced into isolation.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Returning Saina Nehwal advances in India Open badminton tournament

Having last played in October (she retired due to injury then), Saina entered the India Open in a bid to find her feet and regain some vital match practice ahead of a big season.

published on : 13th January 2022
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