Tag Archives: Commonwealth Games


Tejaswin Shankar

Tejaswin Shankar: The Delhi boy who promised his...

Tejaswin Shankar was like any local Delhi boy who hails from Delhi itself. He was born in a Tamil family living in South Delhi’s Saket region. Being a young boy from the capital, Shankar had...

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Ultimate Table Tennis Title

Manika Batra, G Sathiyan guide Dabang Smashers to Ultimate...

India’s golden girl Manika Batra and G Sathiyan stamped their class, guiding Dabang Smashers to the Ultimate Table Tennis title with a 11-7 win over Falcons TTC in the final here tonight. Manika and Sathiyan’s...

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Asian Games

Asian Games More Competitive Than Commonwealth Games: Ponappa

Ashwini Ponnappa is eyeing a podium finish at the upcoming Asian Games but the ace shuttler conceded that the Continental games are more competitive than the Commonwealth Games with some top badminton nations in the...

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Manavjit Singh Sandhu included in TOP Scheme, Ajay...

Veteran trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu is among five new athletes who were included in the union sports ministry’s Target Olympic Podium (TOP) Scheme on Friday. The decision was taken by the Mission Olympic Cell...

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Asian Games

Harinder Pal Singh sets sights on Asian Games...

Harinder Pal Singh is still picking up pieces from a dismal show in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Along with Joshna Chinappa, Harinder managed to reach quarterfinals in mixed doubles but his singles campaign ended...

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Commonwealth Games

Indian paddlers’ CWG showing has even forced China...

The Indian women’s team historic performance at the Commonwealth Games has even attracted the attention of table-tennis powerhouse China, says chief national coach Massimo Costantini. “We are getting a lot of respect from everyone. When...

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Shooting World Cup

Shahzar Rizvi opens India’s account at ISSF World...

The Indian contingent remained medal less on the first 2 days of the Shooting World Cup being held in South Korea. On the third day, Shahzar Rizvi bagged a silver in the men’s 10m air...

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Manika Batra

2018 Commonwealth Games star Manika Batra recommended for...

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) today recommended Manika Batra, the country’s only quadruple medallist at the Commonwealth Games, for the prestigious Arjuna Award. “We sent her nomination today. With such a strong performance...

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Jitu Rai

India should boycott 2022 Games if shooting is...

Shooters were the force behind India’s impressive medals at the recently concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games. Shooters grabbed 16 medals and broke seven Games records as Indian finished the quadrennial event with 66 medals – third...

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Saina Nehwal wins Gold beating P.V. Sindhu in...

Saina Nehwal proved her critics once again as she beat number one seed P.V.Sindhu 21-18, 23-21 to take home the women’s singles gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The world number 12 had to...

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