Since 1930, India only has five gold medals in Commonwealth games and it will be difficult this time too.
Chandigarh’s Feroz topped the six-round trials held for selecting the Indian team earlier this month.
City golfer Garewal has qualified for the Youth Olympics to be held in China in August along with Delhi golfer Aditi Ashok
For 32-year-old Shiv Kapur, it took close to a decade to fullfill one of his major goals — qualifying for the US Open.
Maharashtra Boxing Association (MHA) was one of the units which had not joined the Abhishek Matoria-led faction or the PKM Raja-led Boxing India group.
International boxing federation gives provisional membership to Boxing India.
The Punjab village has so far produced 14 Olympians, nine for India, four for Kenya and one for Canada.
In a match which saw the Lancers leading twice, young goalie Harjot Singh made four brilliant saves.
The boxers are expected to join team in USA for the match against Argentina Condors in January.
Nitin and Jonathan explore how new settlers kept in touch with their roots through the sport.
Bhullar is now well-placed at fourth in the Asian Order of Merit.
Two had passed out from CHFA,the third is a product of Surjit Hockey Academy.
The IBF functioning is presently in limbo. It is yet to hold elections in keeping with the new constitution.
Last month,when Chandigarh shooter Anjum Moudgill took part in the Asian Shooting Championship held at Tehran,Iran,she had to combat usual peculiar problem that she faces ahead of competitions. Moudgill,who owns a 10 M Air Rifle,does not have a .22 Rifle and takes part in the 50 M 3 Position and Prone events with the rifle […]
Harjeet was part of the Punjab team which won junior national title for the last two years.
Vijender Singhs refusal to sign for WSB in 2010 meant that Videocon pulled out of owning the Indian franchise.
Even though I knew I could not play in the Chandigarh tournament,I was eager to know what was happening there.
The World Championships,which begin in Almaty,Kazakhstan,on Monday,thus have added importance for the sport in India.
Jeev Milkha Singh is on a two-week long break from the sport in his hometown Chandigarh.
Harjeet was chosen the most promising player at the Sultan of Johor Cup under-21 hockey tournament.
This is for my father,says Harjeet Singh Puli,who dazzled at U-21 tourney in Malaysia.
Her first taste of success came in the form of a gold at the Punjab State School Games in 2010.
Harjeet Singh Puli has won the trophy for the best promising player of the tournament in the U-21 Sultan of Johar Cup
A product of Chandigarh Hockey and Football Academy,Singh was also a part of the academys team which toured Malaysia in 2010.
A product of Chandigarh Hockey and Football Academy,Singh was also a part of the academy's team which toured Malaysia in 2010.
Indian hockey teams drag flicker Rupinder Pal Singh and Dharamveer Singh had applied for cash award but were rejected by UT
For the past three months,veteran badminton player Hemraj Verma (59) has been on a mission
The 18-year-old goalkeeper has been named in the Indian junior team for the Sultan of Johar Cup to be held from Sept 22 to 29
L Devendro Singh suffered a cut above his right eye from a Pankaj Saini headbutt.
The boxer posted a photograph on Facebook,standing next to a river near Leh.
A day in the life of Navneet Kaur,14,trainee at Shahbad Girls Hockey Academy.
More than a year ago,when the women boxers,including Mary Kom,were preparing for the trials for the Indian team for World Championship,a London Olympics qualifying event,a nervous boxer had to decide on taking part in her usual 81 Kg category or to drop her weight category to 75 Kg,a category that was going to be included in Olympics
Last week,when Chandigarh golfer Feroz Singh Garewal was taking part in the IGU Juniors Golf Tournament,the 15-year-old suffered a calf sprain on the first day of the tourney
Premlata Aggarwal is the first Indian woman to climb the worlds seven highest peaks
They are part of indian junior womens team that claimed bronze medal in the Junior World Cup in Germany on Sunday
Earlier this week,when the 39-member Indian team left for Belfast,Ireland to take part in the World Police Games,the 27-year-old Haryana pugilist Kavita Chahal met some of the young boxers at the Indira Gandhi Stadium a few hours before her flight.