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India at big events in 2018: Records made, medals galore, new heroes emerge

December 22, 2018 10:31 am

India clinched 66 medals at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games with best gold medal count in their history. At the Asian Games, India took home 69 medals for best-ever final tally.

Asian Para Games 2018: Shuttlers win two more gold as India end with 72 podium finishes

October 13, 2018 3:23 pm

With 15 gold, 24 silver and 33 bronze medals, India was placed ninth in the overall tally at Asian Para Games 2018.

Para Asian Games 2018: Hope this medal is new beginning for para archers in India, says Harvinder Singh

October 11, 2018 9:37 am

Last year also saw Singh finishing seventh in the recurve event in the World Para Archery Championships in China. This year, Singh finished ninth in the World Ranking Archery Championship in Czech Republic before qualifying for the Asian Para Games.

Africans running in Asian Games was human trafficking: AFI Chief

October 11, 2018 2:01 am

Athletics Federation of India chief Adille Sumariwalla said further that these African runners did not qualify properly to represent their adopted Arab countries.

India's foreign Table Tennis coach quits after Asian Games high

September 26, 2018 8:39 am

Foreign table tennis coach Massimo Costantini has decided against renewing his contract with the Indian team citing personal reasons.

Swapna Barman's Cinderella story

September 23, 2018 8:28 am

The fairy tale continues for heptathlete Swapna Barman, who won the gold medal at the Asian Games in Jakarta. Right down to the whole town chasing her to fit her foot in a precious shoe.

We, the chokers

September 15, 2018 8:37 am

Why do India’s hockey players, and its cricketers, freeze at the finishing line?

Asiad bronze was consolation, looking ahead with fresh approach: Harendra Singh

September 12, 2018 5:36 pm

India ended its Asiad campaign on a disappointing note with a bronze medal after beating arch-rivals Pakistan in the third-place game.

Asian Games gold medallist Swapna Barman invited by AIIMS association for medical treatment

September 12, 2018 4:38 pm

Swapna Barman became the first Indian athlete to win the gold medal in the heptathlon at the Asian Games.


Asian Games 2018: India shatters records in Indonesia

September 03, 2018 1:22 pm

India registered their best-ever medal tally at the 2018 Asian Games held in Indonesia. With 69 medals, India surpassed the previous best of 65 medals at the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou. India created quite a few records at the 2018 Asian Games.

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand's remarkable comeback

August 27, 2018 9:22 am

Dutee Chand was India's sprint champion and looked set to win medals at events like the Commonwealth and Asian Games as well as Olympics. But she suddenly found herself out of the race, due to a natural condition. See more:

Asian Games: India's top moments

August 17, 2018 11:32 am

India was the first country to host the Asian Games with the National Stadium in the capital built for the purpose in 1951. Sachin Nag bagged India's first gold in the swimming pool.