On Friday, Bisla won the semi-final to become the fourth Indian woman wrestler to seal a quota for the Tokyo Olympics. A few hours later, she went on to earn gold in the 50kg event of the Olympic qualification tournament.
Officials said that each mini Covid care centre will be a 50-bed facility and will operate initially for a period of one month. Work at the Sector 8 Mini Sports Complex is in the final stages, they added. Once ready, both the Covid care centres will provide basic hospital care to patients.
With the twins Amar Singh Purewal and Arjun Singh Purewal representing two different clubs in the final--while Arjun is captaining Consett FC, Amar plays for Hebburn Town-- it will be an emotional moment for the family.
Suyash Mehta, who became the first full-time Indian-origin referee to officiate in NBA League for the 2020-2021 season in December last year, has been part of the NBA referee roster since then and has officiated in more than 20 games this season.
Soon after they were evacuated, Sonia called her father Mohan and assured him she was safe. The next day, she ensured that her morale was intact despite the trauma. She first shot a score of 642 to emerge second in the ranking-round on Sunday.
In Patiala last Saturday, javelin-thrower Sumit Antil, a 2019 World Para Championship silver medallist, broke compatriot Sandeep Chaudhary's world record in the javelin's F44 and F64 categories — para track-and-field events have classifications based on the physical disabilities of athletes.
During the lockdown last year, 29-year-old archer Harvinder Singh would train on his farm at Ajitnagar village in Kaithal district, Haryana, to keep him match fit. Singh, who won India’s first individual gold in archery in 2018 Asian Para Games, would suffer from dengue fever months later before joining the national camp at Sonepat in […]
India’s top paddler Manika Batra returned to competitive table tennis for the first time since the pandemic. A win at the national championships gives her a boost, as she prepares to compete for a Tokyo Olympics quota.