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Asian Para Games: Sharad Kumar smashes continental record for gold in men's high jump

India took over the podium in men's high jump T42/63 category, claiming all the medals up for grabs with defending champion Sharad Kumar smashing two records to snare a second successive gold in the Asian Para Games.

Gold for archer Harvinder Singh at Asian Para Games

Archer Harvinder Singh notched up the men's individual recurve gold, while track-and-field athletes added a silver and a bronze to India's tally in the Asian Para-Games in Jakarta on Wednesday.


Asian Para Games 2018: Ekta Bhyan wins club throw gold medal for India

Ekta Bhyan produced her best throw in her fourth attempt, 16.02m, winning the F32/51 event ahead of UAE's Alkaabi Thekra, who threw 15.75m.

Javelin thrower Sandeep Chaudhary wins India's first gold at Asian Para Games

Sandeep Chaudhary claimed the top honours with a best throw of 60.01m, which he managed in his third attempt.

Mariyappan Thangavelu named India's flag-bearer for Asian Para Games

India will field its biggest ever contingent of 302 members including athletes, coaches, support staff, escorts and officials.

Asian Para Games: Indians denied entry to Athletes village for non-payment of accommodation fee  

The PCI officials gave an undertaking that the payment will be done by October 4 and only then the athletes were allowed entry to the Games Village.


Indian athletes get rousing send-off by Shah Rukh Khan ahead of para Asian Games

The Asian Para Games will see players participate in an array of events including athletics, swimming, badminton, chess and powerlifting.

'Tweak' in selection policy kept Asiad gold medallist out of national team for year: Jaspal Rana

Saurabh Chaudhary went on to win the gold medal beating a field of multiple world and Olympic champions in Palembang in the process becoming India's youngest shooter to win gold at Asian Games.

Delhi High Court to monitor kabaddi match for alleged selection wrongdoing

The High Court case is against officials of the Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India (AKFI), who face allegations of wrongdoing in the selection of Asian Games teams.

Dangs Golden girl is face of govt’s ‘malnutrition-free Gujarat’ campaign

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani gave Sarita a cash prize of Rs 1 crore, Rs 50 lakh to Raina and Rs 30 lakh each to Desai and Thakkar.

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Asian Games 2018: India shatters records in Indonesia

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.

Asian Games: India's top moments

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.