Tokyo Olympics
Sports  /  Published 13.08.20

Inox group to sponsor Indian team for Tokyo Olympics

  The Tokyo Olympics was rescheduled to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be held from July 23 to August 8 in 2021. As part of the partnership the Group will also support team'...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 09.08.20

Bindra talks life lessons, mental health

Beijing. August 11, 2008. As Abhinav Bindra fixed his gaze on the final target that overcast morning, the hopes of a nation seemed compressed into one single moment. Seconds later, history had been c...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.20

Longer wait: Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Sir — In a second attempt, the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games — the event has been postponed because of Covid-19 till next year — will mark the one-year-to-go milestone today. The sports e...
By The Telegraph in

Sports  /  Published 17.07.20

Sprinter Dutee Chand in BMW sale row

The Odisha government on Thursday came down heavily on ace sprinter Dutee Chand for trying to create an impression that she was not getting support from it in her preparation for the Tokyo Olympics an...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Deepika and Atanu follow in footsteps of Paes’s parents

From the bliss of marriage to the dream of winning a medal for India in the Olympics, it cannot get any better for these ace archers. Indian archers Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das, who tied the knot in...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 29.06.20

NSF setback not a worry for fraternity

The sports ministry may have withdrawn provisional annual recognition granted to 54 national sports federations (NSFs) on the directions of the Delhi High Court, but the common refrain is it will not ...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 22.11.19

Sindhu praises Kohli’s fitness

The ride hasn’t been too smooth for PV Sindhu lately, but she is quite confident of making a quick comeback in the coming events leading up to next year’s Tokyo Olympics.“There’s no reason as ...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.01.19

When poverty dwarfs tall dreams

Sport climbing has come to an abrupt halt for Talim Ansari.Instead of squirrelling up walls, the promising 16-year-old athlete — the first from Jharkhand to represent India at an international climb...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Sports  /  Published 15.02.20

Bhawana earns Tokyo ticket

An unheralded Bhawana Jat qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in the 20km race walk event after pulling off a shock win with a national record time at the National Championships here on Saturday. The 23-...
By PTI in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 03.08.19

Dipa Karmakar eyes 2020 return

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar will not be seen in action this year. She and her coach Bisweswar Nandi are now banking on ‘four’ qualifying events in 2020 to earn a ticket to Tokyo Olympics.“She is bette...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta


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