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When Milkha's coach Dr Howard came calling to Chandigarh

June 20, 2021 9:25 am

It was in 1945 that Dr Howard arrived in India from the United States as a part of the United Mathadeus Church Mission Programme and was later associated with the Indian athletics team as head coach from 1948 to 1960 before going back to the United States in 1978.

Cricket In CWG: Birmingham 2022 reveals Women's T20 schedule

June 16, 2021 11:08 pm

The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games competition schedule features more medal events for women than men.

2022 CWG women's T20 competition to be held from July 29 to August 7

June 15, 2021 5:29 pm

The group stage matches of the eight-team competition are slated to be held till August 4 and the semifinals are scheduled for August 6.

Women's cricket to make Commonwealth Games debut on opening day

October 17, 2020 7:59 am

It will be an eight-day competition beginning on July 29, the opening day of the multi-sport event at Edgaston.

Shooting 'not a part' of Hamilton's proposed 2026 Commonwealth Games roster

October 03, 2020 5:05 pm

Shooting is not a part of the roster proposed by the bid committee of Hamilton city, the frontrunner for hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games

Indian-descent Birmingham man leads a common(wealth) cause

August 01, 2020 3:29 pm

The Birmingham Games have come under heavy criticism in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, with some academics in the United Kingdom even questioning the relevance of the CWG as a concept.

Track and field athletes face gruelling 2022 season

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.

How India went from being on the brink of boycotting 2022 CWG to hosting shooting, archery events

February 25, 2020 8:32 am

Chandigarh to host Commonwealth shooting & archery events in 2022; medals to be counted in Birmingham tally

The greatness game

February 20, 2020 11:07 am

The definitive sporting moment of the last 20 years may lie outside India.

India's proposal to host CWG shooting, archery events backed by UK House of Lords

February 04, 2020 2:06 pm

In a letter to the CGF President Dame Louis Martin, Batra said the cost of the shooting's conduct will be met largely by the NRAI while the archery program will likely be funded solely by the Government of India.


Commonwealth Games comes to a glittering end

August 04, 2014 12:20 pm

Pop star Kylie Minogue was the star performer in a glittering closing ceremony as curtains came down on the 20th Commonwealth Games.

Abhinav Bindra shoots gold, Matsa, Malaika win their first Commonwealth Games medals

July 26, 2014 6:04 pm

India's medal winners from Day 2 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games.

Dazzling opening ceremony kickstarts Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

July 24, 2014 4:03 pm

Scotland ushered in the 20th Commonwealth Games with a dazzling and colourful opening ceremony.