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Shooter Anish Bhanwala comes to grips with growing-up issues, clinches gold in junior World Cup

This was Bhanwala's third medal at a Junior World Cup – he's won two gold and a bronze. For any other junior, this would be considered a massive achievement. But this was expected from Bhanwala.

Hima Das wins fourth gold in 15 days, Muhammad Anas also wins top spot

Hima Das clinched her fourth gold of the fortnight as she won the 200m race with a creditable time in the Tabor Athletics Meet in Czech Republic on Wednesday.

Shooter Anish Bhanwala wins gold in junior World Cup

There were two other Indians in the final -- Adarsh Singh, who came fourth with a score of 17, while Agneya Kaushik finished sixth with nine points.

India begin Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships on a bright note

The domination of Indian paddlers was such that they lost just two games -- one by Achanta Sharath Kamal against Singapore's Zheyu Clarence Chew in the men's event and another by Ayhika Mukherjee against Chamathsara Fernando of Sri Lanka in the women's category.

I am not finished yet: Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand said the gold was an answer to her critics, who had written her off after her admission of a same-sex relationship

Russia targets International Children’s Games to train next crop of climbers

In its drive to urbanise and youth-appealing, IOC added sport climbing, as well as baseball/softball, karate, skateboard and surfing, to the Tokyo Programme in 2016.

Haryana to set up Sports University near Sonipat

The Sports University of Haryana will be the third sports university established by a state government in India after Swarnim Gujarat Sports University (Gandhinagar) and Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University (Chennai).

Hima Das donates half of salary for Assam flood relief, appeals for help

Assam, the home state of Hima Das, is in the throes of one of the worst spells of floods of recent times.

India can match China and become weightlifting powerhouse: Kiren Rijiju

India returned from the Commonwealth Championship in Apia, Samoa with a rich tally of 35 medals in the youth, junior and senior categories, breaking numerous national, Commonwealth, world and Asian records.

New Delhi to host ISSF World Cup from March 15-26 next year

It will be the season-opening World Cup for rifle and pistol shooters and the year's second for those in shotgun.

India create world record in shooting team event, Elavenil pips Mehuli to individual gold

India created a junior world record on the way to the team gold in women's 10m air rifle competition.

No exemption for Vinesh Phogat, Bajrang Punia from World Championship trials, says WFI

Vinesh has won back-to-back gold medals -- Yasar Dogu and Grand Prix of Spain -- in her new 53kg category while Bajrang has lost just one bout -- the 2018 World Championship final -- in his last 10 international assignments.