Bajrang Punia, who won bronze at Tokyo Olympics, said people around him helped stay positive when the chips were down
With these medals India's tally has now swelled to 10. Mariyappan Thangavelu was pipped to the post by Sam Grewe of USA who cleared 1.88 on final attempt
Singhraj's monumental effort paid off as the 39-year-old, only four years after taking to the sport, won the Paralympics bronze medal in the men's 10m air pistol event
The third-seeded Rakesh found the going tough against the 2016 Olympics mixed open champion Xinliang Ai to lose by two points 143-145
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Malleswari, who had won a weightlifting bronze in the 2000 Olympics, said that sports culture will grow in the country
Nobbs tells Hockey India to revive the Premier Hockey League for men and start one for women
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
Neeraj Chopra clarified all javelins, even personal ones, used in a competition are available to every body
Ravi Dahiya decision came after the wrestler has been hopping from one state to another for the numerous felicitation functions
Indian fans roast Pakistan's Arshad Nadeem for 'moving around' with Neeraj Chopra's javelin
Bajrang will need six-week rehabilitation to treat the ligament tear he suffered during his bronze medal run in Tokyo Olympics
A resolute Indian team had defeated a plucky Germany 5-4 to win the bronze medal in an edge-of-the-seat play-off match in the Tokyo Olympics
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
Jhajharia, the first Indian Paralympian to win two gold medals at the Paralympics, said that Neeraj has brought much-awaited respect and recognition to the game
In reply, Modi thanked Kapil saying that the cricket legend 'has been a constant source of inspiration for all sports lovers' in the country
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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