Monday, Sep 26, 2022

National Games


'Sathiyan and I are great friends but my goal is to be No.1 Indian player and enter world top 50,' says Harmeet Desai after winning TT title at National Games

September 25, 2022 7:02 am

Currently ranked 73rd in the world, Harmeet was pivotal to India defending their Commonwealth Games men’s team gold in Birmingham. He was also part of the squad that won gold at the Gold Coast Games in 2018.

How Super mom Mouma Das is plotting a cool comeback in TT at 38

September 23, 2022 6:05 pm

It is a tough struggle to be a super-mom and devote enough time to reviving top table tennis fitness simultaneously, but Das is trying.

It's not finished for me: Manika Batra vows to return stronger at National Games after CWG failure

September 20, 2022 9:04 pm

At the Birmingham CWG, the 27-year-old failed to defend her title in the women's singles as she was eliminated in the quarterfinals by the lower-ranked Jian Zeng of Singapore in straight games.

National Games logo, featuring the Asiatic lion, unveiled in Gujarat

July 22, 2022 3:20 pm

The 36th National Games will be held in Gujarat from September 28-October 10. The inaugural function will be held at the Narendra Modi stadium at Motera.

Gujarat to host 36th National Games from Sept 27 to Oct 10, says CM Bhupendra Patel

July 08, 2022 1:49 pm

After a gap of seven years, the National Games will be held in six cities – Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot and Bhavnagar.

National Games scam: CBI conducts searches at house of Jharkhand ex-minister, others

May 27, 2022 5:48 am

Searches were conducted in Ranchi, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Godda, and areas of Bihar and Delhi.

National Games postponed indefinitely due to Covid-19 pandemic

May 28, 2020 7:23 pm

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) recently asked the Goa government that it must host the National Games as scheduled from October 20 to November 4 this year.

IOA asks Goa to pay Rs 10 crore penalty for repeatedly postponing National Games

April 19, 2019 9:10 pm

The Goa government had cited security and volunteer related issues during the elections as reasons for postponing the much-delayed National Games, which were originally planned for 2016 but were rescheduled several times.

Request for postponement of National Games will attract a penalty of Rs 10 crore: IOA

January 30, 2019 11:20 pm

In a letter to IOA, the Goa government Tuesday expressed its inability to host the much-delayed 36th National Games from March 30 to April 14.

In Goa, a waiting game for the 36th National Games

January 30, 2019 11:06 am

National games, which were to be held in 2016, postponed again because of polls; IOA mulls Rs 10 crore fine.