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Asian Games 2018: Joshna Chinappa slays Goliath, beats 8-time world champ Nicol David

September 1, 2018 12:21:26 pm

Joshna Chinappa overcomes world champion Nicol David as the Indian women’s squash team thrash Malaysia 2-0 to enter second successive final.

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Asian Games 2018: Japan halt India women’s hockey team’s march to Tokyo Olympics

September 1, 2018 12:21:54 pm

India women’s hockey team loses gold-medal match and an opportunity to book a berth for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

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Asian Games 2018: Teenage sailor Harshita Tomar puts studies on hold for Asiad, wins bronze medal

September 1, 2018 12:22:26 pm

Harshita Tomar, 16-year-old, won a bronze medal in the laser 4.7 class, the only category where men and women are pitted against each other.

Asian Games 2018: Arokia Rajiv, Dharun Ayyasamy get Rs 30 lakh more each for second silver

August 31, 2018 11:46:39 pm

Chief Minister K Palaniswami wrote to both the athletes, who won silver medals in 4X400 mts men's relay, and lauded their efforts for making the state and India proud.

Asian Games 2018: It is a silver won but not qualifying for Olympics big disappointment, says Sjoerd Marijne

August 31, 2018 11:11:53 pm

India, however, improved their medal colour from the last edition four years ago when they had secured bronze.

Asian Games 2018 Day 13 Wrap: Gold evades hockey team, India

August 31, 2018 10:22:00 pm

India women's hockey team went down 1-2 to Japan in the final to match their finish of 1998 but failed to end 36-year gold medal drought.

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Asian Games 2018 Day 14 India Schedule: India vs Pakistan in hockey; Amit Panghal to fight for gold

August 31, 2018 9:49:22 pm

Asian Games schedule for day 14 for India includes final events of various disciple and India vs Pakistan bronze medal match in hockey.

Asian Games 2018: Sarita Gaekwad, the girl who once ran barefoot is now gold medallist

August 31, 2018 8:31:51 pm

After the Indian relay team's feat at Asian Games in Indonesia on Thursday, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced an award of Rs 1 crore for Gaekwad.

Asian Games 2018: India women hockey team clinch silver medal

August 31, 2018 8:32:57 pm

India women's hockey team went down 1-2 to Japan in the final of the 18th Asian Games to extend wait for a gold medal.

Asian Games 2018: It’s was not a glamour race, it was stressful, says Varsha Gautham

August 31, 2018 7:53:02 pm

Competing in 49erFX, Varsha and her crew partner Sweta Shervegar, completed the 15-race event with 40 net points to finish second behind the winners from Singapore.

Asian Games 2018: Swapna Barma, Indian athlete with 12 toes, to get sponsored and customised shoes

August 31, 2018 7:13:41 pm

Swapna by birth has six toes on both feet and has often found it very painful to wear normal shoes.

Asian Games 2018 India vs Japan Women's Hockey Final Live Score and Updates

Asian Games 2018 India vs Japan Women’s Hockey Final Highlights: India go down 1-2, clinch silver medal

August 31, 2018 8:19:47 pm

Asian Games 2018 India vs Japan Women's Hockey Final Highlights: India's wait for gold medal in women's hockey continued after 1-2 loss to Japan.

Amit Panghal lone Indian boxer standing, enters final of Asian Games 2018

August 31, 2018 5:39:38 pm

Amit recovered from a shaky opening round to assure himself of at least a silver on debut at the Asian Games.

Asian Games 2018: India women’s team lose to Chinese Taipei in volleyball

August 31, 2018 5:31:02 pm

The team failed to win a single match in pool B and ended at the bottom of the table after five defeats. 

After Asiad debacle, WC last chance for Harendra Singh & Co to perform or perish: Hockey India

August 31, 2018 5:03:16 pm

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is fuming with the men's hockey team's dismal show as it was expected to be a sure-shot gold.

Asian Games 2018: Avtar Singh, Rajwinder Kaur out of Judo

August 31, 2018 4:54:26 pm

Avtar Singh lost to United Arabs Emirates' Ivan Remarenco 1-10 in the men's -100 kg elimination round of 16.

Asian Games 2018: India win three medals in sailing

August 31, 2018 4:44:37 pm

"It is a great feeling to win a medal for the country. I can't explain it. It has been a great learning experience for me," Harshita, a former swimmer, said after winning the medal.

Asian Games 2018: India’ sensational Table Tennis campaign ends with two historic bronze medals

August 31, 2018 4:15:28 pm

India's sensational run in the table tennis event at the 18th Asian Games came to an end after Sharath Kamal, G Sathiyan and Manika Batra lost in the pre-quarterfinals of the singles competition.

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Asian Games 2018: Joshna Chinappa stuns 8-time world champ Nicol David, takes India into final

August 31, 2018 2:27:36 pm

The Indian team, comprising Joshana Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal Karthik, Sunayna Kuruvilla and Tanvi Khanna, is assured of at least a silver now.

Asian Games 2018 Live Streaming Day 13 Live Updates and Results: Vikas Krishan won Bronze in Asian Games 2018. (Source: File)

Asian Games 2018: Vikas Krishan settles for bronze after being declared medically unfit

August 31, 2018 2:00:32 pm

Vikas Krishan was declared medically unfit to compete in the semifinal match against Kazakhstan's Amankul Abilkhan and had to settle for Bronze medal.

Asian Games 2018 Live Streaming Day 13 Live Updates and Results: Vikas Krishan won Bronze in Asian Games 2018. (Source: File)

Asian Games 2018 Day 13 Highlights: Amit Panghal into boxing finals, women’s hockey team wins silver

August 31, 2018 8:43:12 pm

Asian Games 2018 Day 13 Highlights: India women's hockey team lost in the final while Amit Panghal reached the final of men's boxing.

Asian Games 2018: Jinson Johnson’s silver cloud has a gold lining

August 31, 2018 9:05:14 am

The national record holder Jinson Johnson, who was not allowed to feel nice about his first Asiad medal, went about eating up the track with such ferocity that he would emerge near the finish line like a cheetah kept hungry.

Asian Games 2018: At Asiad best away medal haul in Athletics

August 31, 2018 9:11:44 am

With India winning 7 gold medals, this is the third best performance by the Indian athletics team at the Asian Games in terms of the yellow metal.

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Seema Punia wins discus throw bronze, decides to donate Asian Games pocket money for Kerala flood victims

August 31, 2018 12:43:01 am

Seema Punia will donate her entire pocket money of USD 700 and an additional one lakh rupees to help the flood affected people of Kerala.

Attendance shortage at Asian Games 2018: 11,000 athletes, 40 events and empty seats

August 31, 2018 1:05:13 am

Some Asian Games crowds have been sparse, particularly at track and field where fewer than 5,000 fans at evening finals have been packed into a cordoned off section along the main straightaway at the 76,000-seat national stadium.