PV Sindhu beats world no.2 Shixian Wang; becomes first Indian to win two medals at World Championships.
The event has been leveraged by organisers to shine a spotlight on the issue of homophobia in sport.
Manoj Kumar had approached the Delhi High court earlier this week against a decision of the Sports Ministry.
The identical twins from Kolkata would often cause mayhem when either was tagged.
Senior hand Akhil Kumar relied more on his experience and tactics than his footwork and agility.
Revenge was definitely on Mary’s mind as she stepped inside the ring to take on Pinky.
The holders, together with the hosts, will be strong favourites to reach the final of the marathon 24-nation event.
SAI's bases it's weeding process on the medal potential of the each sports.
IOA list has 662 athletes and 270 coach/officials with track and field athletes and shooters for the Games.
Mary, who missed the CWG, made the cut by defeating Pinki in trials; Akhil is making a comeback after 4 years.
The new kid on the block, Pinki, will fight Mary in what promises to be a battle that will decide India's 51kg queen.
Yuvraj and Bolt, both Puma ambassadors, are coming together for the event on Sept 2, organised by Puma.
Vijender had won a gold medal in the previous edition of the Asian Games held in Guangzhou.
Unlike Olympics, the Indian participation in the team and individual events at the Asian Games is much higher.
Manoj filed a case at Delhi HC seeking to set aside the decision taken by the selection committee.
It has attracted Bollywood attention, TV audience, and yes it's not cricket. It's Kabaddi
Ledecky broke her 400m world record on Saturday and came within a whisker of eclipsing her 800m world best on Thursday.
Valencia began their new era under owner Peter Lim with a 1-1 draw at Sevilla thanks to a late equaliser from Lucan Orban.
The Jamaican clocked 9.98 seconds into a slight breeze at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial.
The 17-year-old Ledecky sliced almost six seconds off her own world mark by winning the 1,500-meter freestyle.
Shahid Judge travels to three venues — Mumbai, Pune, Jaipur — to profile Indian sport’s sleeper hit of the season.
Dipa is now a sensation on the gymternet — as gymnastics’ close-knit but vocal online community is known.
Comebacks have invariably been cruel to swimmers and even Phelps has struggled to get near his best.
Phelps won his heat and touched the wall in 48.45 seconds; His time was third fastest overall.
WWE superstars The Rock, CM Punk, Triple H, and even basketball legend Michael Jordan took up the challenge.
Phelps qualified by finishing second in the 200m medley and 100 butterfly at the US nationals.
Javelin throwers, Vipin Kasana and Ravinder Singh Khaira failed to show up for finals.
The AFI announced a strong 56-member athletics squad for the upcoming Asian Games to be held in South Korea.
Sarita plans to hang up her boxing gloves after 2016 Olympic and said that she will work for an Olympic medal.
Manoj's elder brother and coach Rajesh Kumar said that he will file a case in the Punjab and Haryana High Court.
SAI director general Jiji Thomson said they discussed seven athletes in review meeting but it was unanimously agreed that no changes were needed.
With Seema Punia not taking part in the women's discus throw, Krishna Poonia won the event.
The 19-year-old sported a shy smile, held broadly across the face he rarely kept up.
It would have been enough to win a bronze medal at the last Asian Games.
Joseph had to spend from his own pocket to compete in the European Grand Prix in Belgium, Finland and Sweden.
Paul beat 2010 Asiad gold medallist Joseph Abraham in 400m hurdles race earning a ticket for Asian Games.