Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Pramod Bhagat


How Paralympic champion Pramod Bhagat never stops chasing perfection and turned his polio-weakened left leg into strength before winning World title at Tokyo

November 06, 2022 1:05 pm

Tokyo badminton gold medallist had found new ways to use his weaker left leg as an attacking option during training stint in Paris

Fazza Dubai Para badminton: Pramod Bhagat, 4 other Indians enter semifinals

May 28, 2022 5:05 pm

Bhagat, who won two gold medals at the recent Bahrain Para Badminton International 2022, came back from a game down to beat Gupta 18-21 21-15 21-11 in the men's singles SL3 event.

Neeraj Chopra, Pramod Bhagat receive Padma Shri

March 29, 2022 5:43 pm

Neeraj Chopra and Pramod Bhagat received the prestigious award from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan during a ceremony.

Manasi Joshi, Pramod Bhagat shine as India bag 21 medals at Spanish Para Badminton International

March 14, 2022 12:15 pm

India had claimed 34 medals, including 11 gold, seven silver and 16 bronze, from the Spanish Para badminton International II event recently.

Spanish Para badminton International: Pramod Bhagat wins 3 golds, Sukant Kadam claims gold and silver

March 07, 2022 1:19 pm

This victory is Kadam's third gold medal in as many tournaments. In the men's doubles, Kadam had to settle for silver after being defeated by World No 1 pair Pramod Bhagat and Manoj Sarkar.

Pramod Bhagat upskilling on speed

February 23, 2022 8:56 pm

Tokyo badminton gold medallist found ways to use his weaker left leg as an attacking option during training stint in Paris

Won't rest on my laurels, says Bhagat after Khel Ratna recommendation

October 29, 2021 6:00 pm

Bhagat was one of the 11 athletes nominated for the country's highest sporting honour by the selection committee after his gold-medal winning feat in SL3 singles category at Tokyo Paralympics.

I learnt to stay calm under pressure from Sachin Tendulkar: Pramod Bhagat

September 12, 2021 2:11 pm

Bhagat had met Tendulkar after returning to the country from Tokyo. He gifted his racquet, which he used in the final to Tendulkar, who gave him an autographed tee-shirt and his autobiography book

Bhagat-Kohli mixed doubles duo loses bronze medal match in Paralympics badminton

September 05, 2021 1:09 pm

The duo lost 21-23 19-21 to their Japanese opponents in the SL3-SU5 class final that lasted 37 minutes to end their campaign at fourth place

I just tell myself I’m the best: One more India para story with gold lining

September 06, 2021 11:51 am

While SL4 refers to players with standing or lower limb or minor impairments, SL3 has players with more severe impairments.