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Year In Review 2021: From Gabba Cricket Test Win To Tokyo Olympics Hockey Bronze - 10 Memorable Moments For India

Dec 19, 2021 Jayanta Oinam

After sporting events in 2020 were hampered by coronavirus, 2021 saw major events like the Tokyo Olympics being staged. Indian athletes, especially the Paralympians, shone in Tokyo 2020 but cricket was not to be left behind.

World Disability Day 2021: Why Paralympian Avani Lekhara Embodies Hum Kisise Kum Nahi Spirit

Dec 03, 2021 Soumitra Bose

Sportspersons like Avani Lekhara are a rare breed. The 20-year-old shooter created history at Tokyo 2020 when she won two Paralympic medals. A car accident made her a paraplegic at the age of 11.


Sharad Kumar, Tokyo Paralympics High Jump Medallist, Admitted To AIIMS After Chest Congestion

Sharad Kumar is a also double Asian Para Games (2014 and 2018) high jump champion and world silver medallist (2019).

Paralympics: What Pramod Bhagat Learnt From Sachin Tendulkar En Route To Tokyo 2020 Gold

Sep 12, 2021 PTI

Bhagat was supposed to play next month's World Championships in Tokyo but it has been postponed due to COVID-19


India’s Tokyo Paralympics Stars Present PM Narendra Modi With Autographed Stole

With 19 medals in Tokyo including five gold, this was India's best-ever Paralympics show and finished 24th overall

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05 September, 2021

Suhas Yathiraj Says Never Been So Happy And Disappointed At The Same Time After Silver At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

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On Sunday, Suhas became the first ever IAS officer to win a medal at the Paralympics


05 September, 2021

Krishna Nagar Wins Gold In Men's Singles Badminton At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

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Krishna Nagar defeated Hong Kong's Chu Man Kai 21-17, 16-21, 21-17, in the final


05 September, 2021

Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj Settles For Silver In Badminton AT Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

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Suhas Yathiraj, 38, produced an entertaining performance before narrowly going down 21-15, 17-21, 15-21, to two-time world champion Mazur in a 62-minute summit clash


04 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Each On Blockbuster Saturday

PTI

India now have four gold, seven silver and six bronze medals to be placed 26th with one day left in the Games


04 September, 2021

IAS Officer Suhas L Yathiraj Match Away From Historic Gold At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

PTI

Suhas Yathiraj, 38-year-old district magistrate of Gautam Buddh Nagar (Noida), will script history as the first-ever IAS officer to win a medal at the Paralympics


04 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: President, PM Lead Sports Fraternity In Hailing Manish Narwal-Singhraj Adhana 1-2 Finish

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Manish Narwal, 19, smashed the Paralympic record to clinch India's third gold, while Adhana bagged the silver in 50m Pistol final


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04 September, 2021

IAS Suhas Yathiraj, Shuttlers Assures India Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Suhas Yathiraj, Pramod Bhagat, and Krishna Nagar sailed into the men's singles finals of the badminton event in their respective classifications.Bhagat plays his final today


04 September, 2021

Manish Narwal Clinches Gold, Singhraj Adhana Bags Silver In 50m Pistol At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

PTI

Narwal shot a total of 218.2, a Paralympic record, to claim gold while Adana, who had won the bronze in the 10m air pistol, added a silver to his kitty


03 September, 2021

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Blockbuster Saturday As Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Medals - Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

India added four medals, including two gold, on Saturday at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Catch highlights here


03 September, 2021

Harvinder Singh, Economics Scholar, Beats Odds With His Analytical Mind To Win Medal At Tokyo Paralympics

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Singh, however, rued his semifinal loss to world number 10 Kevin Mather of the USA 6-4 in an intense five-setter


03 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul

PTI

India picked up three medals on Friday and the overall tally rose to 13, including two gold, six silver and five bronze


03 September, 2021

Avani Lekhara Is Legend At 19, Becomes First Indian Woman To Win Two Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

PTI

The 19-year-old Lekhara, competing in her debut Games, finished third in 50m Rifle 3 Position


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03 September, 2021

Avani Lekhara Wins Historic Bronze For India In 50m Rifle 3 Position At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Avani Lekhara is now first-ever Indian to win two individual medals at Paralympics/Olympics


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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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