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Asian Wrestling Championships: Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik win Bronze medals

Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat clinched a bronze medal in the 53kg category after beating World Championships bronze medalist Qianyu Pang 8-1 at Asian Wrestling Championships.

Asian Boxing Championships: Amit Panghal, Pooja Rani claim gold

Amit Panghal and Pooja Rani claimed gold medals in their respective categories on Friday at the ongoing Asian Boxing Championships while Deepak Singh, Kavinder Singh Bisht and Simranjit Kaur Baath settled for silver.

ISSF World Cup 2019: Divyansh Singh Panwar wins silver, secures Olympic quota for India

Teenager Divyansh Singh Panwar added to India's medal tally by finishing second in the 10m air rifle event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup in Beijing, China.

Caster Semenya gets Wayde van Niekerk backing as she targets longer distance

Olympic 400 metres champion Wayde van Niekerk has backed South African compatriot Caster Semenya in her battle with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), which now appears to have taken a new twist.

Steady hand, stout heart: Anjum Moudgil-Divyansh Panwar clinch gold at ISSF World Cup in Beijing

India’s new shooting star: Needing at least a 10.2 to seal mixed gold, Divyansh strikes 10.5 in the final.

Asian Athletics Championships: Slow and steady Ajay Kumar Saroj’s late kick takes him to coveted medal in elite field

On Wednesday night, Saroj ran a perfectly tactical race in Doha to win the 1,500m silver medal at the Asian Athletics Championships ahead of Mussab Ali of Qatar in a photo-finish.

Asian Boxing Championships: With his guard up, Kavinder Bisht on brink of glory

With Akhil Kumar as guide, Kavinder Singh plots his way at the Asian Championships and finds himself a step away from a gold medal.

Mo Farah accused of assault as feud with Haile Gebrselassie escalates

Mo Farah has been accused of taking part in two separate physical altercations at a hotel in Ethiopia, as an extraordinary public feud between the four-time Olympic champion and retired distance-running great Haile Gebrselassie escalated on Thursday.

Pankaj Advani wins inaugural Asian Snooker Tour title

Advani, a 21-time world snooker and billiards champion, beat Nezhad 52-40, 66(58)-0, 1-63(62), 78-4, 35-47, 0-51, 47-35, 38-39, 53(49)-35, 51(50)-20 in the final.

Asian Boxing Championships: Shiva Thapa, Ashish settle for Bronze, Amit Panghal reaches final

Shiva Thapa settled for a bronze medal at Asian Boxing Championships in Bangkok on Thursday after losing to Uzbekistan boxer Bobo-Usmon Baturov in 60k semifinal.

ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker-Saurabh Chaudhary win gold

Anjum Moudgil and Divyansh Singh earlier won India's first gold at the ongoing ISSF World Cup 2019 in Beijing, beating China in the final of 10m Air Rifle Mixed team event.

Asian Wrestling Championships: Divya Kakran, Manju Kumari win bronze medals

Divya Kakran won a bronze medal in 68 kg category after defeating Mongolian wrestler Battsetseg Soronzonbold of Mongolia on Thursday at Asian Wrestling Championships.