March 08, 2022 5:40 pm
India ended at fourth place in the Tokyo Games women's hockey after losing to Great Britain in the bronze medal play-off last year.
January 26, 2022 5:11 pm
In its obsessive pursuit of an Olympic medal, India had focused exclusively on the core group of 30-odd players, who have been in and around the national team. The rung below, however, remains severely undercooked.
December 26, 2021 9:56 am
As the ongoing year 2021 comes to a close, we take a look back at the moments that made a lasting impression during and after the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
January 26, 2022 5:41 pm
Tokyo silver medallist Ravi Dahiya has fought adversity on the mat and off it, gaining new perspectives in sport and life.
October 12, 2021 1:12 pm
Indian shooters top medal table at junior worlds but misleading results, rankings and Tokyo debacle call for realism
September 16, 2021 1:07 pm
Murali believes he and his son, the national record holder, are being singled out for criticism despite the latter not being the only Indian athlete missing the final at the Tokyo Olympics.
August 17, 2021 9:51 am
WFI could not find space for Poornima Raman Ngomdir, Vinesh Phogat’s physio, despite the 53kg wrestler being a medal contender.
August 15, 2021 6:51 am
Wrestler Vinesh Phogat recalls her last day struggle at Tokyo 2020.
August 12, 2021 1:18 pm
There are still worries that Japan will pay a price for hosting these Games; recent days have seen record numbers of virus cases. But for now, among many, a sense of pride and goodwill is lingering.
August 12, 2021 7:31 am
The number of ‘out’ athletes at Tokyo was higher than at any previous Games, and so was the number of medallists
August 16, 2021 2:38 pm
A day after praising them from the ramparts of the Red Fort in his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Indian athletes who participated in the Olympics and made India proud.
July 29, 2021 5:11 pm
Indian shuttler PV Sindhu beat Mia Blichfeldt in straight games to advance to quarters. Indian hockey men team gave a confident performance to beat reigning champions Argentina 3-0 and advance to quarterfinals.
July 24, 2021 8:44 pm
A confident smile never leaving her face, Mirabai Chanu ended India's over two-decade long wait for a weightlifting medal at the Olympics, clinching the 49kg category silver medal five years after leaving the same platform in tears following a disastrous debut.
April 14, 2020 12:06 pm
The Tokyo Airport has a deserted look at a time when athleltes, tourists and fans should be pouring in for Olympics 2020, which has been postponed to next year due to coronavirus.
March 03, 2020 7:06 pm
The Tokyo Olympics open in five months on July 24. But the fast-spreading coronavirus from China is making Tokyo organisers very anxious.