Asiad: Magic Johnson, women’s relay team take centrestage

There was no stopping the gold rush from track-and-field as India exceeded all expectations for its best Asian Games performance in four decades. Continue Reading

Asian Games: Manjit bags gold for India in men’s 800m

In the 800m, Manjit was not a much-talked-about medal prospect in the build-up to the Games, but he brought home the third track and field gold for India Continue Reading

Asian Games: Milkha Singh praises Neeraj, other athletes

Reminiscing his two gold medals in the 400m and 4x400m relay events in the 1962 Asian Games in Jakarta, Singh said that he was delighted to see youngsters bringing laurels to the country. Continue Reading

I ran with my eyes closed: Dutee on winning Asiad silver

Unable to stop smiling after crying for years, Dutee Chand was sprinting with her “eyes closed” until she had ushered in a new dawn, healing an old wound on the way. Continue Reading

Asian Games: Hima, Dutee, Anas clinch a silver each

Hima Das shattered the 400m national record for a second time in two days for a silver, while Dutee Chand grabbed the second place in 100m dash on another good day for India’s track and field athletes in the Asian Games. Continue Reading

Asian Games: Gymnast Dipa pulls out of team finals

Star Indian gymast Dipa Karmakar today pulled out of the artistic team finals of the ongoing Asian Games here after a career-threatening knee injury flared up again. Continue Reading

Bajrang clinches gold; Sushil crashes out of Asian Games

A dominating Bajrang Punia opened India’s gold medal account at the Asian Games, bringing smiles and relief to the Indian camp, which was jolted by the early exit of star wrestler Sushil Kumar here. Continue Reading