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Why India might struggle to repeat their CWG success at Asian Games this year

India finished CWG 2018 with an impressive medals tally of 66, making it their second-best ever performance in the Games after in New Delhi in 2010. Serious administrative lapses ' such as needles found in the rooms of some athletes...

Commonwealth Games 2018: AFI announces Indian squad

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) announced the squad for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games which begins on the 4th of April. After the list was sent to the sports ministry for approval, confirmed names have now been announced. Of the...

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian boxing coaches left out of traveling contingent

The Indian boxing contingent left for Gold Coast earlier today but the send off ceremony had an unusual twist to it. In a bizzare and inexplicable move, coaches were left out of the squad for the Commonwealth Games. Both...

In a league of their own: Inspired by Dipa Karmakar, India’s Commonwealth gymnasts are scripting a path yet unseen in the sport

It is Dipa Karmakar's unique prerogative to lead any discussion on women in Indian gymnastics. On August 15, 2016, Dipa had walked onto the Olympics mat with her death vault which made the whole country sit up and take...

Pullouts from Athletics Federation Cup put a dent in India’s CWG chances

While tougher qualification marks had been set by the Athletics Federation of India with the intention to field a stronger squad at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, the plan has backfired. At the recent Athletics Federation Cup still ongoing in...

Commonwealth Games 2018: Gymnast Meghna trains without coach

A lot could have escaped your notice but it is unlikely that Saina Nehwal threatening the IOA to not play India's matches unless her father's accreditation was cleared was one of the things you didn't see. Now let's talk...

Commonwealth Games 2018: India defeats Wales in TT, updates

Please refresh to read updates Tabletennis: The Indian women take on Wales. Firs went Manika Batra for the win: https://twitter.com/TheBridge_IN/status/981796354329464832 Next, it was Mouma Das: https://twitter.com/TheBridge_IN/status/981798749541285888 In doubles, the Indian women lost out on several chances and lost to Wales https://twitter.com/TheBridge_IN/status/981802924597690369 Madhurika Patkar came next in singles...

Hockey India must shoulder the blame for Commonwealth Games debacle

When the final hooter of bronze medal match between India and England rang, every Indian hockey fan has just one response to Indian team's performance - disgust. Apart from last two minutes against England in the final pool game, Indian...

Commonwealth Games 2018: Complete list of Indian athletes

With the 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games around the corner, things have already heated up in the Gold Coast. The athletes are making their last-minute preparations for the mega event. The Australian City got the honours to host...

It’s unfortunate that squash is not in the Olympics: Joshna Chinappa

Joshna Chinappa. You might want to remember the name with only a week left before the 2018 Commonwealth Games to begin. After all, of the 15 Gold Medals that came India's way in the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Joshna Chinappa,...

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