April 24, 2020 1:20 pm
The idea to host the Asian Games in 2030 gained momentum in 2017, when it was discussed by then sports minister Vijay Goel and former IOA chief N Ramachandran.
April 22, 2020 8:02 am
The postponement of the Tokyo Olympics has resulted in a situation where the World Athletics Championships, Commonwealth Games and Asian Games will all be held between July and September.
August 18, 2019 9:07 am
In a sedentary sport played by seniors, taking life-saving pills can result in inadvertent doping. Shivani Naik speaks to the hyper-cautious players.
July 19, 2019 9:02 pm
India's mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and MR Poovamma are set to have their medals from the 2018 Asian Games 4x400 mixed relay event upgraded from silver to gold.
March 04, 2019 10:39 am
Oceania athletes competing in the Asian Games is likely to transform the whole medal table of the continental showpiece. Going by the tally at the last two Olympics, only China, Japan and South Korea compared to the hauls achieved by Australia and New Zealand.
March 04, 2019 9:34 am
Oceania nations’, including Australia and New Zealand, entry at 2022 Games can restructure medal table.
March 03, 2019 9:38 pm
Cricket is set for a return at the Asian Games after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Sunday included it in the sports programme for the 2022 edition in Hangzhou.
October 11, 2018 7:08 pm
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.
October 10, 2018 12:34 pm
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.
October 09, 2018 3:49 pm
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.
June 22, 2020 6:17 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.
June 22, 2020 6:19 pm
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.
Sonu, Soha, Shraddha and others share throwback photos on Raksha Bandhan