NITIN SHARMA

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Asia Pacific Junior Championship : 16-year-old Chandigarh golfer to represent India in Taiwan
Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Karandeep, who is a student of St John’s High School, trains at Chandigarh Golf Association Range under coach Jesse Grewal.

Panchkula shooters: Shooting for glory — both national as well as international
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

The duo has been winning medals at the junior circuit and on Thursday, Deswal made it to the 10 M Pistol women’s team in both the events, and Sheoran made it to the Indian junior team in the 25 M Sports Pistol event in Delhi.

PGA Championships: Anirban Lahiri’s ‘process’ hits new high
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

The joint-fifth finish provided Lahiri 22 points and catapulted him to 38th in the world rankings.

Final Round of Women’s Professional Golf Tour : With ankle injury, Panchkula golfer claims first title in last three years
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

Sharma had won a title earlier on the tour in 2012 and had been without a win during the last three years with plenty of second-place finishes coming her way.

Gurdaspur terror attack: Terrorists shoot at 16-year-old wrestler before heading to police station
Tue, Jul 28, 2015

The youngster escaped by seeking cover behind trees before the terrorists headed towards the police station.

Vikas Krishan looks to pick up from where Vijender Singh left
Wed, Jul 22, 2015

Vikas’ first and only tournament till date in the middle-weight category — the Asian Games saw him returning with a medal.

He missed his chance in Delhi 1984, now hopes for redemption through his daughter
Fri, Jul 10, 2015

Prabdeep Sanghera, daughter of five-time Indian national champion Harnek, is representing Canada at the Pan American Games

Once reluctant player, Savita Punia keeps India in Olympic chase
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

The win at Antwerp secured a 5th place finish for India and brought the side one step closer to qualification for the Rio Olympics.

Vijender Singh said yet to sign contract, only gave consent: DGP
Fri, Jul 03, 2015

Boxer meets Khattar, Vij & Haryana DGP; Cabinet to decide on his fate as DSP.

Vijender Singh needs more stamina: Gurbax Singh Sandhu
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

A day after Vijender turned professional, coach Gurbax, spoke about his most famous ward's chances in his new endeavour.

Vijender Singh, boxer, actor… ex-Haryana cop?
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

The celebrated boxer is likely to lose his police job in the wake of his decision on Monday to turn professional.

I am on top of the world: Team India-bound Sandeep Sharma
Tue, Jun 30, 2015

22-year-old Sandeep Sharma, who took 13 wickets in this year’s edition of the IPL, had started training since he was 13.

Junior women’s 10 M air pistol event: Panchkula duo shoot to glory, win silver in world tourney
Mon, Jun 29, 2015

The Indian team won the silver medal in the junior women’s team 10 m air pistol event with a score of 1,137 during the ISSF Junior World Cup.

Hoop dreams for Satnam Singh: From Ludhiana to Dallas via NBA
Sat, Jun 27, 2015

At over 7 feet, Satnam Singh is chosen for Dallas Mavericks; another salary will always help, says father.

Two teen girls guide city’s sub-junior team to national bronze
Thu, Jun 11, 2015

The duo has also met members of the Indian senior men and women’s team and want to make a mark at the senior level as well.

Girl with no money to buy shoes plants feet in the ring
Sun, May 24, 2015

15-year-old Mandeep Sandhu from a village in Punjab wins gold medal in women’s world boxing junior meet.

Unseeded duo with city link win national tennis title
Sat, May 23, 2015

The fact that they made a comeback after losing the opening set speaks about their determination.

With 27 goals, 2 village boys help city team lift maiden title
Tue, May 19, 2015

A forward, Sanjay trained under academy coach Gurminder Singh and scored 10 goals in the National School Games U-14 event at Ranchi in 2012.

IPL 8: Super Kings 1 after Kings’ 11
Sun, May 17, 2015

MS Dhoni’s Chennai seal No.1 spot on points table after handing Punjab their 11th loss of the season.

IPL 8: KXIP spoil RCB’s party in rain-curtailed contest
Thu, May 14, 2015

RCB's batting failed to deliver in the short chase as they could only reach 84 for six in 10 overs, falling short of the target by 22 runs.

Sim Bhullar in town, to conduct basketball coaching clinic
Wed, May 06, 2015

First Indian player to be an NBA basketball player will conduct coaching clinic in Chandigarh for young basketball players.

IPL 8: Bowlers, openers lead MI to hat-trick of wins
Mon, May 04, 2015

MI march on thanks to economical bowling and Parthiv's return to form, while openers struggles consign KXIP to their 7th loss despite a bowling recovery.

IPL 8: Openers shut Punjab’s case
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

David Warner’s quick-fire fifty and Trent Boult’s 3-for hands SRH clinical win; keeps KXIP at the bottom.

Southern winters pay dividends for Patiala swimmer, bags bronze in World School Games
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

His monthly expenditure was Rs 40,000 and his parents had to sell some shares and break some fixed deposits to pay for his fees.

After boxing dreams go up in smoke, Ram Singh starts afresh
Tue, Apr 21, 2015

Ram Singh's boxing career came to an abrupt halt after his name featured in a drugs haul case.

Caddy-turned-professional golfer from city wins Hyderabad title
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

‘The win has come after a long time and it feels great to become the first winner of the Golconda Masters in its first edition’

17-yr-old city girl swims to glory, wins gold medal in national games
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

Last year, Chahat claimed silver medal in senior nationals in Kolkata, also three titles in CBSE nationals.

Unable to produce 14th player, Chandigarh netball team disqualified
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

National games netball competition director Lalit Jiwani also lodged a complaint of cheating and forgery.

Year starts on bright note for 13-yr-old city chess prodigy, climbs to third in rankings
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Last weekend, Tarini was constantly checking the website of the World Chess Federation (FIDE).

‘I’m most comfortable working with BI Fernandez’
Sun, Feb 01, 2015

Chief coach Sandhu’s partnership with Fernandez dates back to 1993 when the Cuban joined the national camp.

Hockey India League: Jamie Dwyer rolls back years, scores brace as Punjab win
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Dwyer scored both his goals in the space of two minutes as Punjab beat Lancers 4-2.

City golfers Angad, Abhijit qualify for Asian Tour
Sun, Jan 25, 2015

Cheema finished tied 12th and Chadha finished tied 37th to make the cut for this year’s Asian Tour card.

After jab, AIBA’s uppercut
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

Fernandez will continue being a part of the Indian set-up, SAI said.

Anirban Lahiri gets European Tour card for 2015 season
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

With four tournaments this season, Lahiri will hope to match Lipski in Asian Order of Merit.

Devendro, Bidhuri bag World Series contracts
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

The situation was made worse in recent years when boxers couldn’t even compete in invitational tournaments after the Indian Federation was banned by the international body AIBA.

During his day job, Paramjeet Samota gets taste of police duty
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

The boxer from Danoud village recalled the incident that resulted in the arrest of a bail offender, but left him injured.