Asian Games
News  /  Published 05.08.22

Salt Lake’s golden girl Jyotirmoyee Sikdar gets candid

An injury put paid to her Olympic dreams before Sydney 2000. “I had started late. Age was catching up. Now I reflect that still perhaps I could have gone under the knife and tried again for full...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Sports  /  Published 19.07.22

Asian Games from September 23, 2023

China is set to host the postponed Asian Games in September 2023, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) announced on Tuesday. The 19th edition of the Asian Games will now be held in Hangzhou, China from ...
By ANI in Hangzhou

Sports  /  Published 12.06.22

400m: Hima hints at return

Star sprinter Hima Das is not ruling out a return to 400m, an event which shot her to fame in 2018, and is hoping to make a comeback to the quartermile in the now-postponed Asian Games, which is likel...
By Philem Dipak Singh in Chennai

Sports  /  Published 07.05.22

Mixed reactions to deferred Asian Games

The Asian Games, scheduled to take place in the Chinese city of Hangzhou in September, have been postponed until 2023 because of the Covid-19 situation, the governing Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) sai...
By Reuters, PTI

Sports  /  Published 06.05.22

China: Asian Games put off

The Hangzhou Asian Games, which were scheduled to take place from September 10 to 25, were on Friday postponed indefinitely amid a recent surge in COVID-19 cases in China, a development that was on ex...
By Our Bureau, PTI


People  /  Published 30.04.22

I hope to see the Indian flag soaring high at the Olympics because of me: Hima Das

What advice would you have for young athletes across India who want to emulate your success? The one piece of advice that I’d like to give to my younger peers is that it’s not enough to j...
By Priyam Marik

Sports  /  Published 13.04.22

Archers: SAI approves financial assistance

The Sports Authority of India's (SAI) Mission Olympic Cell (MOC) on Wednesday approved financial assistance of Rs 33.18 lakh for its Target Olympics Podium Scheme's (TOPS) development archers....
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 28.03.22

Shock exit for Deepika Kumari

World No.2 Deepika Kumari has failed to make the Indian squad for the upcoming Asian Games, suffering one of the biggest setbacks of her illustrious career. Deepika lost two of her three round robin ...

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.03.22

Asian Games: 3 state archers get nod

Three Jharkhand archers have made it to the 8-member Indian recurve (men and women) squad for the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China from September 10 to 25. Olympian Jayanta Talukdar, Komalika Bari and ...
By Jayesh Thaker

Sports  /  Published 19.03.22

Neeraj sets the bar higher

Olympic gold is the ultimate glory for an athlete but star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra says his best is yet to come as he strives to breach the 90m mark in the upcoming top events this year. ...
By Agencies in London


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