Adhana shot a total of 216.8 to finish the event in the third place, while Manish Narwal, who topped the qualifications, came seventh
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The medal rush is expected to continue on Monday with star javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia, gunning for his third gold, leading the charge
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 jumped 2.06m and was tied with Dallas Wise of USA for the second spot. Both were awarded joint silver
Malleswari, who had won a weightlifting bronze in the 2000 Olympics, said that sports culture will grow in the country
Rajnath also re-named the Army Sports Institute Stadium after Neeraj Chopra, who bagged the country’s first gold in athletics at Tokyo Olympics
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
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
Neeraj Chopra clarified all javelins, even personal ones, used in a competition are available to every body
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
Simone Biles has no regrets about her decision to opt-out of five of the six finals in Tokyo because of a mental block
Lalremsiami, the first female Olympian from Mizoram, was made a chief coach in hockey discipline under the state sports and youth services department
Chopra couldn't attend a felicitation function organised by the state government on August 13 due to illness
The eight-member group was accorded a send-off at the airport by officials of Sports Ministry, SAI and Paralympic Committee of India
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
Chopra took part in only thee international competitions before the Olympics and Bartonietz said the number of events will be more next year
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
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.PTI Photo
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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