tokyo olympics

Hope more youngsters from Manipur take up hockey, says midfielder Nilakanta Sharma

At the recently held Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 where India won the historic bronze, Nilakanta was impressive in the midfield as he executed the team's plans and showed why he is a team player.

published on : 16th September 2021

Staying in the moment helped us in Tokyo Olympics: Indian women's hockey team defender Udita

Talking about her Olympics experience, the 23-year-old said that as a youngster, she has learned a lot from the recent campaign.

published on : 15th September 2021

'A source of inspiration for youths': Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets Olympic medallist Bajrang Punia

The Delhi chief minister said that Punia has made the country proud and is a source of inspiration for the Indian youth.

published on : 14th September 2021

Indian boxing's coaching staff could be overhauled after worlds as Tokyo Olympics review continues

Two High Performance Directors Santiago Nieva (for men) and Raffaele Bergamasco (for women) along with the national head coaches are under scrutiny at this point.

published on : 14th September 2021

AFI plans robust grassroots programme to unearth gems like Neeraj Chopra

The AFI has identified five states —  Haryana, Rajasthan, Kerala, Karnataka and Punjab — where 400m aspirants and throwers are aplenty.

published on : 14th September 2021

Priority is to win gold in Asian Games and directly qualify for Paris Olympics: Lalremsiami

The Rani Rampal-led side made history when it defeated three-time Olympic gold medallists, Australia, 1-0 in the quarterfinal and played in its first-ever Olympic semifinal against Argentina.

published on : 9th September 2021

Going for Gold: Wheelchair stars can make history at US Open

Having already won the three major titles this year on the tennis tour and the Gold at Tokyo, Dylan Alcott and Diede de Groot arrived at the U.S. Open in position for the Golden Slam.

published on : 9th September 2021

Punjab CM the chef whips up delicacies for Olympians 

Donning a chef’s apron to prepare a sumptuous spread, Amarinder’s special touch was unmistakable.

published on : 9th September 2021

Tokyo Olympics hero Sreejesh turns attention to World Cup success, mulls writing book

Having won that elusive Olympic medal, Sreejesh has now set the 2023 World Cup as the next big target in his illustrious career

published on : 8th September 2021

Madhya Pradesh govt appoints Olympic hockey player Vivek Sagar as DSP 

Sagar hails from Shivnagar Chandon village in Itarsi tehsil in the Hoshangabad district.

published on : 7th September 2021

Indian hockey star Salima Tete feels good show at Tokyo Olympics will help future games

The 19-year-old, who played an integral role in India's brilliant performance at the Tokyo Games, added that she feels blessed to have received an opportunity to play in the Olympics at a very young a

published on : 7th September 2021

National Boxing gold-winners to make team for World Championships; Head Guards brought back

The country's Olympic-returned boxers will also have to compete and claim gold at the Nationals to be eligible for the global showpiece.

published on : 7th September 2021

Manpreet Singh feels India should focus on winning Asian Games to earn automatic qualification for Paris Olympic

It's been a month since the Indian men's team beat Germany 5-4 in the third place play off and Manpreet said it's time to start planning for a busy 2022 calendar.

published on : 6th September 2021

Star shuttler PV Sindhu not part of Sudirman and Uber Cups

Badminton Association of India said that the shuttler wanted to defer her return to get some rest after a demanding run during the Olympics.

published on : 5th September 2021

Yoshihide Suga bows out of party vote, paves way for new Japan PM

Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga has faced criticism and nosediving support ratings over slow coronavirus measures and holding the Olympics despite the public's health concerns.

published on : 3rd September 2021
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