2020 Tokyo Olympics
Sports  /  Published 15.12.21

Coe praises path-breaking Chopra gold

World Athletics President Sebastian Coe on Wednesday said India must grab the opportunity provided by Neeraj Chopra's historic gold medal in Tokyo Olympics and broaden athletics' footprint in ...
By Our Bureau, PTI

Sports  /  Published 28.10.21

‘Moni Pehalwaan’ sets sights on gold in Paris

Wrestler Ravi Dahiya, nominated for the Khel Ratna on Wednesday, is focused on his original goal — an Olympic gold medal. At the Tokyo Olympics, he lost to two-time defending world champion Zav...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 16.10.21

Letters to the Editor: Why overlook Paralympic gold medallists?

Sir — The silence of the government on the Pandora papers is completely unacceptable. Before coming to power, Narendra Modi had been vocal about punishing those guilty of tax evasion and bringin...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 05.10.21

Shared podium

After his spectacular success at the Tokyo Olympics, Neeraj Chopra, deservedly, has become a national hero. But the Paralympics reminded us that Chopra was not the first Indian to get a gold medal in ...
By Atanu Biswas

Sports  /  Published 29.09.21

Biles: Should’ve quit gymnastics before Tokyo

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles said in an interview to the New York Magazine that she should have quit gymnastics “way before Tokyo”, where she suffered from a case of &ldqu...
By Agencies


India  /  Published 21.09.21

KIIT honours Bhagat, Dutee

The Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) has decided to name two of its stadiums after Pramod Bhagat, the para-shuttler who won the first gold medal for India in the Tokyo Paralympics, an...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Opinion  /  Published 27.08.21

Olympics: Tales of triumph and defeat

When the acclaimed film-maker, Naomi Kawase, known for her lyrical film-making, was chosen to direct the official film of this edition of the Olympics, she said, “I hope to capture ‘time&r...
By Atanu Biswas

Sports  /  Published 27.08.21

‘Dirty agenda’ upsets Neeraj Chopra

Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra on Thursday said he was pained by the controversy surrounding his comments on Pakistani Arshad Nadeem using his javelin during the Tokyo Games and called the entire furo...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 26.08.21

Target gold, countdown to Paris begins now

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain is an icon today, thanks to the bronze medal she won at the Tokyo Olympics. While enjoying her success, she is also bothered by a nagging sense of discontentment. She had set h...
By Madhumita Ganguly

Sports  /  Published 25.08.21

Torn hamstring keeps Serena out of US Open

Serena Williams withdrew from the US Open on Wednesday, extending her latest break from the game that she once dominated. “After careful consideration and following the advice of my doctors and...
By Christopher Clarey


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