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Commonwealth Games

May 16, 2018 4:01:12 pm

The temporary visas which allowed accredited athletes and officials to travel to Australia for the April 4-15 event on the Gold Coast expired Tuesday at midnight.

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May 20, 2018 4:38:10 pm

Neeraj Chopra is now aiming to grab another yellow metal at the upcoming Asian Games, which he admitted will be tougher than the Gold Coast CWG.

April 30, 2018 9:29:30 pm

The Prime Minister congratulated all the medal winners and complimented those who could not win medals, but had performed creditably.

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April 29, 2018 12:32:23 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi commended Indian athletes for their effort in Gold Coast that resulted in 66 medals won including 26 golds.

April 26, 2018 9:13:13 am

This happened a day after some of the state’s CWG winners such as Vinesh Phogat threatened a boycott over a proposed cut in prize money.

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April 25, 2018 7:48:51 pm

The function was to be held in Panchkula on Thursday but athletes such as Vinesh Phogat, Neeraj Chopra and boxer Manoj Kumar had refused to attend it.

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April 25, 2018 11:29:42 am

Haryana government will award Rs 1.5 crore to the gold medal winners, Rs 75 lakh to silver and Rs 50 lakh to bronze medal winners.

Pakistan wrestler Inam Butt
April 24, 2018 8:49:35 am

Despite all the success he has enjoyed, Pakistan's Commonwealth Games gold medallist Muhammad Inam Butt is disappointed by the lack of support for wrestling in the country.

Tejaswini Sawant at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast
April 20, 2018 6:43:49 pm

Tejaswini Sawant shattered the Commonwealth Games record in the women's 50m rifle 3 position event to win gold medal and also bagged a silver in the women's 50m rifle prone.

April 20, 2018 1:39:29 pm

Abhinav Bindra said that dropping shooting from 2022 Commonwealth Games will be a huge setback for India.

Tejaswini Sawant dedicated her CWG 2018 medals to the martyr
April 19, 2018 9:12:44 am

Tejaswini Sawant has a special connection with the armed forces. Both her grandfathers were in the Army, while her father had served in the Navy for a short while.

April 19, 2018 2:50:05 pm

Manu Bhaker slammed media reports that suggested she was insulted at a felicitation ceremony in Haryana.

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April 18, 2018 7:11:39 pm

Neeraj Chopra, who clinched the gold at 2016 World Junior Championships, produced a season best of 86.47 metres to claim the yellow metal at Gold Coast.

April 18, 2018 5:16:24 pm

Jitu Rai is worried about the adverse effect that non-inclusion of the sport in the 2022 Birmingham Games will have on young talents.

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April 18, 2018 8:53:03 am

Following a hearing by the Commonwealth Games Federation's (CGF) Federation Court, the doctor was handed a strong written reprimand in the case.

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April 18, 2018 9:34:20 am

India’s first ever mixed team gold at the Commonwealth Games was headlined by the singles players, but it was the crucial Ashwini Ponnappa-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy mixed doubles win against Malaysia in the final that set up the top podium.

manika batra
April 17, 2018 7:17:40 pm

Manika Batra hopes that she has done enough to spark a table tennis revolution in India like Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu did for badminton.

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April 17, 2018 6:09:00 pm

IOA said it supports officials who had appealed against CGF Court decision to oust the two athletes from the Games Village.

India's shooting contingent after successful stint at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast
April 17, 2018 4:53:25 pm

India's contingent from different sports started arriving back home from Gold Coast where the country won a total of 66 medals.

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April 17, 2018 10:28:41 am

While the medallists deservedly garnered plaudits, a look at the rest of the Indian contingent who fell short, sometimes well short, of the podium.