Pink Jangra, 25, is seen as Mary Kom’s toughest competitor at the national level.
Tejaswin Shankar says he is expecting to clear the 2.16m mark at the South Asian Games.
Only 15, Haryana weightlifter Deepak Lather is the youngest Indian with a national record.
Weightlifting was hard enough to begin with and Jimjang Deru also missed life back in the mountaintop village of Jang.
The whistle-stop show, headlined by Roman Reigns, lives up to its billing, pleasing the aficionados.
Ritu, almost comically, chases her opponent and picks up two points with another takedown to make the score 10-0.
Sarita Devi didn’t qualify for London Olympics, she isn’t intending to fall short this time around.
Considering how he's blitzed through his competition, Vijender Singh may seem to be a man in a hurry and in many ways its true.
Trash-talking Samet lasts less than 2 rounds as Vijender wins 3rd straight bout
Vijender Singh has so far competed in four-round pro bouts, winning both of them via knockouts.
It’s been a long time since anyone spoke of them as the greatest players around.
In the dangals of north India, a 17-year-old wrestler challenges boys to a match and leaves them pinned to the ground. Divya Kakran is a woman who overturns the masculine hierarchy of the akhara every time she steps into the ring and goes for gold.
After a season of ups and downs, where Nick Kyrgios climbed 22 places, Aussie star says he has no regrets.
Rafael Nadal had no shortage of supporters during his time on the court at the IG Stadium.
Vijender Singh says his immediate aim will be to fight six round fights.
Vijender Singh, after his three round knockout win in first bout, wins second bout by first round knockout.
Postponing his second pro bout has hit Vijender Singh’s plans, but he hopes to quickly finish the job against Dean Gillen and head home.
A steady job as a fireman, a hands-on dad and on the wrong side of 30, Vijender’s next opponent is as unlikely a boxer as they come.
At Professional Wrestling League auction, India’s brightest stars are not the biggest gainers; Ukraine’s Oksana tops money list.
Beyond hanging out with his idol, Amir Khan adds that Mike Tyson gave him one of the best pieces of advice.
Kidambi Srikanth says even when he loses he doesn't see it as a net negative.
In 2013, Shiva Thapa reached the quarterfinals of the World Championships and won India’s solitary gold at the Asian Championships.
Vijender Singh started his professional career with a win over local favourite Sonny Whiting.
Though on the undercard, spotlight expected on Vijender as pro boxing world waits to see how the Olympian takes first step into the new ring and builds his brand
Ahead of first pro bout, Vijender Singh is dealing with ‘minor distractions’ like homesickness, promotional work.
Vijender Singh’s opponent in his professional debut has an unenviable 2-1 record as well as day job.
Jammu and Kashmir players face turmoil as the infighting in the state association rages on.
Vikas Krishnan was the last Indian in action on Friday and he made sure that the contingent had something to cheer.
Dalip Singh Rana hasn’t been The Great Khali for more than a year, since his contract with the WWE ended.
Saina Nehwal, in search of the elusive Worlds medal, begins her campaign in Jakarta on Wednesday.
Jonathan Selvaraj looks at the perks and pitfalls that boxer Vijender Singh will face as he embarks on his journey as a professional in Manchester.
Vijender Singh tells The Indian Express why he could not wait till the end of the Rio Games before making the shift.
In 2011, Vaz attended a ceremony by De Montfort University in which Indian captain M S Dhoni was conferred an honorary degree.
Of the thousands of players in the national championships, several have won plaudits on national TV.
VR Raghunath picked up a hamstring injury that coach Paul van Ass said would take 10 days to heal.
Kami had just submitted his visa application forms and in a couple of days, will head to Dharamsala for a 20-day training camp.
The play, based on an idea by author J.K. Rowling, is set 19 years after "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows."