Nitin Sharma


Taniya Bhatia eager to showcase talent in Women’s T20 Challenge
Fri, May 18, 2018

Taniya Bhatiya, 20, will be donning the wicket-keeping gloves for the IPL Supernovas team which will be captained by Harmanpreet Kaur.

Mohali girl makes cut for Young India fellowship Award in Squash
Fri, May 11, 2018

Priya Gupta is currently ranked 14 in the national women’s rankings by Squash Rackets Federation of India and the Khelshala trainee is now charting her playing career apart from studies.

Pratima Sherpa eager to scale golfing peak
Fri, May 11, 2018

Living in a two-room maintenance shed, 18-year-old Pratima harbours the dream of becoming Nepal’s first woman pro golfer.

Asiad medal will be bigger than title on Tour: Rayhan Thomas
Wed, May 02, 2018

Tuesday's call-up means Rayhan Thomas will have to fit in preparing for the quadrennial event in Indonesia, with the academics and amateur golf tournaments.

Asian Games: Aadil Bedi becomes youngest player to tee off for India
Sun, May 20, 2018

The 17-year-old Bedi, who was number one on the Indian Golf Union merit list, bagged the spot for the Asian Games by finishing second in the six-day trials for the Asian Games held in Gurgaon and Noida.

Chandigarh Golf Club elections: Four-time winner takes on war veteran for president post
Sun, Apr 29, 2018

While 58-year-old Gill, who was president of the club from 2009-2011 and 2014-2016, will be eyeing a fifth term as president, 77-year-old Panag, a veteran of the 1962 Indo-China and 1971 Indo-Pak wars, will be contesting for the post of president for the third time.

Haryana cancels ceremony for Commonwealth Games medallists
Thu, Apr 26, 2018

This happened a day after some of the state’s CWG winners such as Vinesh Phogat threatened a boycott over a proposed cut in prize money.

Commonwealth Games medal winners sore over move to pay out prize money minus employers’ reward
Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Haryana government will award Rs 1.5 crore to the gold medal winners, Rs 75 lakh to silver and Rs 50 lakh to bronze medal winners.

Aiming for perfection in knuckle ball with variations, says Siddharth Kaul
Wed, Apr 18, 2018

The Punjab speedster has also been working with Dr Amit Bhattacharjee, mental trainer of 2008 Beijing Olympics gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, since the last one year and Kaul believes that the mental training has helped his game.

CWG 2018: With 22 medals, Haryana basks in Commonwealth Games glory
Mon, Apr 16, 2018

According to the new policy that got the Cabinet green light just last week, the gold medallists will be awarded Rs 1.5 crore, silver medallists Rs 75 lakh and bronze medallists Rs 50 lakh.

CWG 2018: Anjum Moudgill’s silver in shooting her second in two months
Sat, Apr 14, 2018

Anjum Mudgill won her second silver medal in a month after winning the first in last month’s ISSF World Cup in Mexico and it was celebration time at the Moudgill home.

CWG 2018: We are happy he kept his promise, say shooter Anish Bhanwala’s parents
Sat, Apr 14, 2018

Anish Bhanwala became India's youngest medal winner at the Commonwealth Games with his men's 25m rapid fire pistol gold.

CWG 2018: Amritsar athlete Navjeet Dhillon wins bronze in discuss throw
Fri, Apr 13, 2018

Dhillon, who had to wait for more than two years for getting her cash award for the World Junior Athletics Championships bronze medal, is hopeful that Punjab government will offer her a job in the state.

CWG 2018: My grandfather would have been proud, says Kiran Bishnoi after winning historic bronze
Thu, Apr 12, 2018

Kiran Bishnoi, who became the first Indian woman wrestler to win a medal in the freestyle 76 Kg category at Commonwealth Games would watch Sushil Kumar's bouts on television in her early days.

New state policy assures jobs to medal winners in Haryana
Thu, Apr 12, 2018

Haryana has approved a new policy proposing out-of-turn appointments in HCS and HPS to sportspersons who win medals in Olympics, world championships/Asian games, CWG and other sporting events.

CWG 2018: Setting national record in Gold Coast best gift for my village, says Pradeep Singh
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Pardeep Singh won the silver medal in the men’s 105 kg weightlifting event with a total lift of 352 kg at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

CWG 2018: Manu Bhaker’s medal an inspiration for all Haryana girls, says mother
Mon, Apr 09, 2018

Manu Bhaker, who won gold in the same event in last month’s ISSF World Cup in Mexico, edged out former world number one shooter Heena Sidhu in the final in Brisbane.

IPL 2018, KXIP vs DD: KL Rahul opens his Kings XI Punjab innings in style
Mon, Apr 09, 2018

Quintessential Test batsman KL Rahul scores IPL’s fastest fifty as Kings XI Punjab begin IPL campaign with win over Delhi Daredevils.

Raam Qualifier Shivalik Signature shifts to New Chandigarh as MC wants commercial rates for event
Tue, Apr 03, 2018

Shivalik Siganture, a 615-km-long cycling race, is one of the three qualifying races in India for RAAM. The qualifiers are held in 15 countries across the globe. The one in New Chandigarh will be held on April 7.

NRAI chief says youth will form core of senior shooting team after good performance by juniors
Mon, Apr 02, 2018

Last week, the Indian junior shooting team made the nation proud by winning 22 medals including 9 gold, finishing a close second behind China’s tally of 25 medals in the ISSF Junior World Cup held in Sydney.