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Singhraj Adhana Shoots Bronze In Men's 10m Air Pistol In Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Aug 31, 2021 PTI

Adhana shot a total of 216.8 to finish the event in the third place, while Manish Narwal, who topped the qualifications, came seventh

Google Doodle Celebrates Tokyo 2020 Paralympics In Style

Aug 31, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Google Doodle has been celebrating Tokyo 2020 Paralympics with a special animated games


Bhavinaben Patel, Nishad Kumar Highlight Super Sunday For India At 2020 Tokyo Paralympics

The medal rush is expected to continue on Monday with star javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia, gunning for his third gold, leading the charge

Vinod Kumar's Discus Throw Bronze Medal On Hold After Classification Protest At Tokyo Paralympics 2020

Aug 29, 2021 PTI

Vinod, 41, produced a best throw of 19.91m to finish third behind Piotr Kosewicz (20.02m) of Poland and Velimir Sandor (19.98m) of Croatia


Nishad Kumar Wins Silver For India In High Jump At Tokyo Paralympics 2020

Nishad jumped 2.06m and was tied with Dallas Wise of USA for the second spot. Both were awarded joint silver

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29 August, 2021

Mirabai Chanu's Tokyo Olympics Silver Medal Is 'Oxygen' For Weightlifting, Says Karnam Malleswari

PTI

Malleswari, who had won a weightlifting bronze in the 2000 Olympics, said that sports culture will grow in the country


27 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Felicitated By Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Renames Army Stadium After Tokyo Olympic Gold Medallist

PTI

Rajnath also re-named the Army Sports Institute Stadium after Neeraj Chopra, who bagged the country’s first gold in athletics at Tokyo Olympics


27 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics Medallist Bajrang Punia Says Sushil Kumar Still The Best Wrestler In India

PTI

Bajrang Punia Punia refrained from commenting on the recent murder case involving Sushil Kumar, for which the wrestler was arrested and chargesheeted by Delhi Police


26 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Visually-impaired Para-sprinter Salum Ageze Kashafali's Epic Journey Towards Sunshine

Associated Press (AP)

At Tokyo, the 100m sprint line will be a celebration of hope for Kashafali and other African kids whose lives have been ravaged by war and poverty


26 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra Clarifies Javelin Controversy At Tokyo Olympics, Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem 'Not At Fault', Says Champion

PTI

Neeraj Chopra clarified all javelins, even personal ones, used in a competition are available to every body


22 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Indians Look To Make Mark In Table Tennis, Powerlifting And Taekwondo

PTI

Bhavina is currently world no 8 while Sonalben is ranked 19th in the Para Table Tennis rankings and are scheduled to start their campaign on August 25


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20 August, 2021

Simone Biles Says, Mental Health Advocacy Part Of Post-Tokyo Olympic Tour

Associated Press (AP)

Simone Biles has no regrets about her decision to opt-out of five of the six finals in Tokyo because of a mental block


20 August, 2021

Tokyo Hockey Olympian Lalremsiami Appointed Chief Coach By Mizoram Government

PTI

Lalremsiami, the first female Olympian from Mizoram, was made a chief coach in hockey discipline under the state sports and youth services department


18 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympic Gold medallist Star Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra Meets Haryana CM

PTI

Chopra couldn't attend a felicitation function organised by the state government on August 13 due to illness


18 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: First Batch Of Indian Athletes Given Warm Send-off

PTI

The eight-member group was accorded a send-off at the airport by officials of Sports Ministry, SAI and Paralympic Committee of India


15 August, 2021

On India's 75th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi Lauds Tokyo Olympians Who Made Nation Proud

Outlook Web Bureau

Tokyo Olympians like Neeraj Chopra, Mary Kom and the hockey players were among those who turned up at Red Fort to mark Happy Independence Day


13 August, 2021

Neeraj Chopra's Coach Klaus Bartonietz Says Winning Gold Medal Was Never The Target

PTI

Chopra took part in only thee international competitions before the Olympics and Bartonietz said the number of events will be more next year


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13 August, 2021

Vinesh Phogat Is Heartbroken, Wrestler Reveals What Shattered Her Dreams At Tokyo Olympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Vinesh Phogat was one of India’s strongest medal hopes at Tokyo 2020. The star wrestler was much below par at her second Olympics after Rio 2016


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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