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Ancy Sojan

Ancy Sojan earns maiden national call-up after record-breaking feat at Khelo India Youth Games

Ancy Sojan, who impressed at the recent Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG), along with Sandra Babu have been picked in the 25-member...
Hima, Dipa, Saina

No Dipa, Saina and Hima at Tokyo Olympics 2020?

The country has, over the years, struggled to find a host of medal-winning athletes for the Olympic Games. Owing to a series...
javelin-injury

Javelin pierces 11-year-old’s skull, leaves him paralysed

In yet another freak accident, an 11-year-old boy was left severely injured after a javelin hit his head and pierced his skull during...
Avinash Sable

Focus is on improving technique, speed and endurance: Avinash Sable

Indian Army has churned out many illustrious names in Indian athletics space – the names that readily come to mind are four-time...
khelo india youth games

Kerala long jumper breaks girls’ U-21 record in Khelo India Youth Games

Kerala long jumper Ancy Sojan broke the Girls Under-21 long jump record with a personal best performance of 6.36m in winning a...
PU Chitra

Middle-Distance runner PU Chitra is getting better with each competition

She may not be talked about in the same breath as the likes of women runner Hima Das or men’s javelin thrower...
Hima Das

Hima Das to be the torchbearer at the opening of the Khelo India Youth...

Indian ace sprinter Hima Das will be the torchbearer in the opening ceremony of the Khelo India Youth Games 2020, which will...
Hima Das

On her birthday, here’s 5 special moments of Hima Das’ career

From being just another teenager, a certain doe-eyed girl from Dhing, Assam has already marked her place on the global running circuit...
jyothi yarraji

20-year-old Andhra athlete scripts new national record in 100m hurdles

20-year-old Jyothi Yarraji, who hails from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, scripted not only a new meet record but also a new national record...
Avinash Sable Annu Rani

Athletics: Avinash Sable & Annu Rani the positives in 2019

There was a tinge of positive expectation around Indian athletics at the beginning of the year especially after the performance of track & field...
Neeraj Chopra

Happy Birthday, Neeraj! The man who gave a new identity to Indian athletics

As ace Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra turns 22 today, here's a small reminder of how the Haryana lad turned out to...
OP Jaisha

OP Jaisha aims international comeback despite turning a SAI coach

It’s around four in the afternoon. The Sports Authority of India (SAI), Bengaluru centre is a beehive of activity with young trainees...
manekshaw anand

Meet 36-yr-old athlete from Chennai who is itching to make India proud

Chennai's Manekshaw Anand has done the nation proud after bagging a silver medal in the 400-metre dash with a personal best of...
Pakistan-Javelin-Thrower

Indian Athletics Federation praises Pakistani javelin thrower

In a heartwarming gesture, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Saturday, congratulated Pakistan's star javelin thrower Arshad Nadeem who clinched the...
badminton south asian games

41 medals on Day 5 see India further consolidate top spot at South Asian...

Indian badminton players showcased another stupendous show as the country extends their lead at the top by clinching 41 medals, including 19...
C.M. Muthiah

CM Muthiah, contemporary of Milkha Singh, and a coach par excellence, passes away

Codanda Madappa Muthiah, a contemporary of Milkha Singh and a five-time National decathlon champion from 1956 to 1960, passed away on Thursday...
Hima Das

SAI to keep track of injuries of athletes included in TOPS after Hima Das...

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) introduced a five-member medical panel today to keep an eye out for the elite athletes who...
Indian Kho Kho Squad

India clinches 15 gold on Day 3 of South Asian Games

Indian athletes continued to sparkle at the 13th South Asian Games clinching as many as 15 gold medals on the third day....
Top 10 Women Athletes

Top 10 women athletes of the decade in Indian sports

Believe it or not, there still exists huge discrepancies in facilities, income, and exposure for women athletes. They are often discouraged by...
Muhammad Anas

From Navy man to champion sprinter: Tracing the journey of Muhammad Anas

Becoming only the third Indian to qualify for the Olympics in the 400 metres race event, Muhammad Anas ensured all eyeballs were...
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