Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

commonwealth games


India’s long road to Olympics 2024

September 01, 2022 9:39 am

Shivani Naik writes: Commonwealth Games successes are merely halfway markers to the big event, the Olympic Games

Karnataka govt to provide two per cent reservation in all state departments to sportspersons

August 16, 2022 6:59 pm

Speaking at an event to felicitate the participants from Karnataka in the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, Bommai said that he was inclined to clear a proposal to provide two per cent reservation in government jobs for sportspersons.

Hat-trick hero Alana King banishes Birmingham agony in Manchester

August 14, 2022 12:31 pm

The leg-spinner claimed 4-15 to fire Trent Rockets to a 43-run victory against Manchester Originals who, chasing 120 for victory, were bundled out for 76.

Silver lining in Commonwealth Games silver medal for Harmanpreet Kaur’s team

August 11, 2022 7:38 am

All they need is to continue to play with the “killing attitude” their captain talked about before the Commonwealth Games, and the elusive silverware will come

Making of Birmingham's raging bull: 2.5 tonnes of aluminum and fiberglass, 50 designers, 5 months to create, puppetry and software

August 10, 2022 6:46 pm

The Bull, which was the showstopper of the Opening Ceremony, stands at Centenary Square as a temporary installation.

Daily Briefing: JD(U), RJD to hold separate MLAs' meetings in Bihar; Noida's Shrikant Tyagi may have BJP links

August 09, 2022 8:56 am

In today's edition: The political churning in Bihar; India's medal tally at the Commonwealth Games; PM Modi's assets declaration and more

Shuttlers land three gold medals in final flourish, lift India to fourth in CWG tally

August 09, 2022 11:01 am

Along with the legendary paddler, Sharath Kamal, who was winning his singles title in the adjoining arena, the shuttlers helped India (22 gold) leapfrog over New Zealand (20 gold), and finish fourth in the medals tally.

PV Sindhu 'phenomenal', Lakshya Sen 'India's pride': PM Modi hails medal winners at Commonwealth Games

August 08, 2022 10:34 pm

In a message to Sagar Ahlawat for winning the silver in boxing, the PM said, "He is among India's powerhouses in the game and his success will inspire the younger generation of boxers. May he continue to make India proud in the times to come."

Commonwealth Games 2022: Why they mark a turning point for Indian athletics

August 08, 2022 6:59 pm

Nihal Koshie writes: India's performance in the “mother of all sports” is cause for celebration. But sports administration needs to listen to athletes, double down to build on their performances.

Without pay, dad strikes gold as Chandigarh girl punches her way to glory

August 08, 2022 11:46 am

The Dhanana village resident, who works as a bill messenger in Haryana Vidhan Sabha and is currently facing a departmental inquiry over his continuous absence from job, was all ecstatic on Sunday afternoon as his daughter Nitu became the Commonwealth Games champion with a unanimous 5-0 verdict over England’s Demie Jade Resztan in the women’s 48 kg boxing final in Birmingham.


India finish fourth, win 4 gold medals on final day of CWG 2022

August 08, 2022 10:21 pm

India finished 4th in the medal tally with 22 Gold, 15 Silver and 23 Bronze medals and with a total of 61 medals in the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022

CWG 2022, Day 6 | In Pics: India add 5 more medals to its tally

August 04, 2022 1:14 pm

India’s medal rush continued on Wednesday after weightlifter Lovepreet Singh and Gurpreet Singh, Long jumper Tejaswin Shankar and Squash player Saurav Ghosal added bronze medals and judoka Tulika Maan won silver on Day 6

CWG gets taste of Indo-Pak rivalry, Mizoram teen Jeremy gets the gold

July 31, 2022 11:24 pm

The India-Pakistan fixture of the Commonwealth Games lived up to the hype. Young weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga smashed two Games records on his way to a sensational gold medal.

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.