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Delighted to be in list where I am woman athlete, not disabled: Manasi Joshi

Manasi Joshi
In August this year, PV Sindhu created history by becoming the first Indian woman to clinch a BWF World Championship crown as she steamrolled her Japanese opponent Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in just under 40 minutes to send the nation into tizzy. Among the congratulatory tweets and messages that followed, one, in particular, caught the attention of...

World Disability Day: 5 inspiring athletes who conquered physical obstacles to make India proud

Niranjan Mukund
India has always been a nation that has prided itself in the courage and the passion that has been exhibited by its sports stars. Be it batting poverty or societal norms, a vast number of world-beaters have challenged various obstacles en route glory. The stories of the para-athletes gets even more inspiring, as they not only managed...

WATCH: Going strong at 41, para-shuttler Anand Kumar vyes Olympic medal

Diagnosed with polio in the right leg and right hand, and have had to wade through complex surgeries since birth, para-shuttler Anand Kumar had a slew of difficult decisions to make while traversing almost always on the difficult road. Not very long ago, it was he who became the World No. 1 in the para-badminton ranking. With...

Para-shuttler Anand Kumar dreams of winning an Olympic medal at 41

Anand Kumar
Diagnosed with polio in the right leg and right hand, Anand Kumar always traversed on the difficult road.

SAI approves proposals of over Rs 70 lakh across seven sports

Sports Authority of India
In a bid to provide regular support to athletes, the Sports Authority of India's (SAI) Mission Olympic Cell has approved financial proposals.

KBC 11: I had an enriching experience with Amitabh Bachchan sir — Manasi Joshi

Friday’s episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 had two very special guests on the Hot Seat, World Para-badminton Champion Manasi Joshi and Paralympics silver medallist Deepa Malik.

KBC 11: Manasi Joshi set to appear on Amitabh Bachchan’s birthday special episode

India’s para-sports hero Manasi Joshi will be making an appearance on this Friday’s episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati season 11. The episode, which also marks the 77th birthday of host Amitabh Bachchan, will see her teaming up with Paralympic silver medalist Deepa Malik. Manasi is a para-badminton player who...

12 athletes announced in latest TOPS scheme, Mary Kom back after a year

Interestingly, Mary Kom has earlier been excluded from the TOPS scheme after trying to circumvent the scheme for their own benefit.

How Mallcom India is providing support to athletes to excel in future

Mallcom India is trying its best to bridge the gap and focus on athletes who have the potential to traverse a great distance.

World champion Manasi Joshi asks to waive GST for prosthetic devices

Earlier, last week, Manasi won her first-ever international career gold medal at the BWF Para-Badminton Championships.