Principal Correspondent with The Indian Express
Javelin thrower Devender Singh was thrown out of the national camp six months ago for refusing to train under coach Garry Calvert.
For a while, they can forget home.
Viktor Axelsen's victory was special because he had reached the tournament's final in last two editions but failed to win the match.
Anders Antonsen went down in straight games to Chou Tien Chen by 21-17, 21-14 in the semi-final.
Ji Hyun’s USP is a strong defensive game. She is adept at the net and has the ability to stick to a gameplan with the utmost dedication.
Sameer Verma defeated Son Wan Ho 21-17, 21-10 in the first round of the India Open.
Mulyo Handoyo, best known for coaching Taufik Hidayat, feels he has a fair idea of what areas the Indians need to work on.
Gramin Khel Mahotsav will also feature conventional sports competitions including athletics, volleyball and wrestling.
Pawan Maan began his fighting career as an boxer and later moved on to the more lucrative MMA circuit before returning.
With the qualifying mark for World Champions set at four hours and six minutes, Sandeep Kumar, Jitender Singh and Chandan Singh made the cut.
Bembem was on the field for the full 90 minutes and during this time she showed the others, most of them in their teens or early 20s, why she was a cut above the rest.
Jeppiaar FC is managed by an institute-appointed coach and they've now qualified for the country’s first women’s league.
Dingko Singh underwent a procedure in the first week of January, during which 70 per cent of his liver had to be removed.
The six teams participating are FC Alakhpura, Jeppiaar Institute of Technology FC, Aizawl FC, FC Pune City, Rising Student Club and Eastern Sporting Union.
A counter-attacking style is Etash’s forte. He is agile, loves to throw quick punches, and has great reflexes too.
The confettis, first pumps and hugs began incessantly at the Chennai camp. But on the other side of the court stood a dejected Ajay Jayaram
The match between Saina Nehwal and PV SIndhu was promoted with war-like vigour.
Satwik Rankireddy partnered Hong Kong’s Hoi Wah Chu to lead the Hyderabad Hunters’ player into the semis of the Premier Badminton League
The Spaniard still trains at the National Training Centre where she began her journey, but post Olympics she has decided to reside outside the campus.
Buoyed by stupendous support, Kerala Blasters book spot in ISL final after 10-man Delhi Dynamos goof up in penalty shootout.
Eliud Kipchoge won with timing of 59:54 seconds which was way off his personal best of 59.25s or the course record of 59.06s.
Eliud Kipchoge, is all set to debut in Delhi Half Marathon, says he decided to race in India to inspire millions of citizens.
Dip Majumdar's team, Army Boys, went down in the final to a stronger Brazilian side, Atletico Paranaense, but not without a fight.
Brazilian club Atletico Paranaense's U-17 team, playing their first tournament in India, will be taking on Army Team from Bengaluru for the title.