Sandeep Warrier

3rd T20I: Dhawan opts to bat; India hand debut to Sandeep Warrier

Colombo: Indian skipper Shikhar Dhawan won the toss and opted to bat against Sri ..

Mary Kom
Tokyo Olympics: Mary Kom bows out after losing to Ingrit Valencia
Manu Bhaker
Tokyo Olympics: Manu Bhaker placed 5th, Rahi Sarnobat on 25th in women's 25m pistol qualification
Australian athletes in isolation after US pole vault star Sam Kendricks tests covid positive

Tokyo Olympics: India beat Argentina 3-1 to seal quarter berth in hockey

Tokyo: The Indian men's hockey team stormed into the Olympic Games quarterfinal with a comprehensive 3-1 victory over defending ..


Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu enters quarterfinals after beating Mia Blichfeldt

Tokyo: Reigning world champion P V Sindhu sailed into the women's singles quarterfinals after beating Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt ..

diksha dagar

Indian golfer Diksha Dagar qualifies for Olympics after South Africa's golfer Paula Reto withdraws

Tokyo: Indian golfer Diksha Dagar has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics 2020 after South Africa's Paula Reto withdrew, and Austria ..


Railways announces cash awards for its athletes, coaches participating in Tokyo Olympics

New Delhi: The railways announced special cash awards on Wednesday for its athletes and officials participating in the Tokyo Olympics, ..

Novak Djokovic

Tokyo Olympics: Djokovic books Olympics quarter-final clash with Nishikori

Tokyo: Novak Djokovic will play Japan's Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals of the Tokyo Olympics after the world number one breezed ..

Deepika Kumari

Tokyo Olympics: Deepika Kumari defeats Bhutan's Bhu Karma

Tokyo: World No. 1 archer Deepika Kumari progressed to the next round of the women's individual archery event after defeating Bhutan's ..

Pravin Jadhav

Tokyo Olympics: Archer Pravin Jadhav cruises into next round after defeating Galsan Bazarzhapov

Tokyo: Indian archer Pravin Jadhav cruised into the next round of men's individual event after defeating Russian Olympic Committee's ..


Man Utd agree deal to sign Real Madrid defender Varane

London: Manchester United have agreed a deal with Real Madrid to sign France centre-back Raphael Varane, the Premier League giants ..

Simeone Biles

Tokyo Olympics: US Gymnast Simeone Biles withdrew from women's all-around final

Tokyo: The six-time Olympic medallist Simeone Biles will not participate in Thursday's (July 29) women's all-around final here ..

Nandu Natekar

Indian badminton great and Arjuna Awardee Nandu Natekar passes away

Pune,: Legendary badminton player Nandu Natekar, the first Indian to win an international title in 1956, died here on Wednesday. The ..


Rowers Arjun and Arvind fail to qualify for double sculls final

Tokyo: Indian rowers Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh failed to qualify for the men's lightweight double sculls final at the Tokyo ..

tarundeep rai

Tokyo Olympics: Archer Tarundeep Rai crashes out in round of 16

Tokyo: Tarundeep Rai crashed out of men's individual archery after losing to Israel's Itay Shanny in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 ..


Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu marches into last 16 after beating Ngan Yi

Tokyo: Star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu defeated Hong Kong's Ngan Yi Cheung in her second Group J match of the Tokyo Olympics here ..

 Laura Unsworth (L) tackles Neha

Tokyo Olympics: India lose 1-4 to Great Britain in women's hockey

Tokyo: The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-4 to defending champions Great Britain, its third consecutive defeat at the Olympics ..


Krunal Pandya tests positive for COVID-19, second T20I postponed

Colombo:The second T20 International between India and Sri Lanka here on Tuesday was postponed by a day after visiting all-rounder ..


'Junior Mirabhai Chanu' steals hearts of netizens; video goes viral

Mirabai Chanu’s name is reverberating across the country after she won an Olympic medal in weightlifting. However, a small child ..

Elavenil Valarivan

Will overhaul coaching staff, NRAI chief after shooters' poor display in Tokyo

Tokyo: The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) president, Raninder Singh, said on Tuesday that there will be an "overhaul ..

Indian team 1956

Forgotten Hero: When Neville D'Souza nearly won India an Olympic medal in football

"If you bring silver, people will forget you one day or another but if you win Gold then you will set a precedent which will be ..

Tokyo 2020 Boxing Lovlina Borgohain beats Nadine Apetz in lightweight bout

Medal Hopes Alive: Debutant Lovlina Borgohain in quarter of Olympic boxing

Tokyo: Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) advanced to the quarterfinals in her debut Olympic appearance, defeating German veteran ..

Achanta Sharath Kamal

Tokyo Olympics: Sharath Kamal bowed out after losing to world champion Ma Long

New Delhi: India paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal on Tuesday bowed out of the men's singles event after losing his Round 3 match against ..

Chirag Shetty (R) and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy

Tokyo Olympics: India men's doubles pair of Chirag, Satwik win Group A game

Tokyo: India men's doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy on Tuesday defeated Great Britain's duo of Ben ..

India's Mandeep Singh in action

Tokyo Olympics: India beat Spain 3-0 in men's hockey

Tokyo: The India men's hockey team defeated Spain 3-0 in their third Group A game in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics here at the Oi ..

Cheung Ka Long

Olympic fencing champ says Hong Kong 'insane' after first gold for 25 years

Tokyo: Fencing gold medallist Edgar Cheung Ka-long said Hong Kong had gone "insane" after he won the Chinese territory's ..

Mirabai Chanu

Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw felicitates Mirabai Chanu, announces Rs 2 cr, promotion

New Delhi: Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Monday felicitated India's first medal winner at the Tokyo Olympics Saikhom ..


Tokyo Olympics: 4 new COVID-19 cases in Olympic Games village

Tokyo: Four residents of the Olympic Games village, including two athletes, are among the seven new COVID-19 cases that the event organisers ..

Manu Bhaker

Tokyo Olympics: Bhaker, Saurabh fail to qualify for medal match in 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team

Tokyo: Pair of Saurabh Chaudhary and Manu Bhaker failed to qualify for the medal match in the 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team event after ..

Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav to join Indian squad for England

New Delhi: Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav will bolster India's batting lineup for their Test series in England after being named ..

Mirabai Chanu

Zhihui Hou to be tested for doping, Mirabhai Chanu stands a chance to win gold

New Delhi: China weightlifter Zhihui Hou who bagged gold in the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, will be tested by anti-doping authorities ..


Tokyo Olympics: Naomi, Barbora breeze into third round at Olympics

Tokyo: Home favourite Naomi Osaka and Czech Republic's Barbora Krejcikova were among the top seeds who won in straight sets on ..

 Sumit Nagal

Tokyo Olympics: Indian tennis player Sumit Nagal loses to Russia's Medvedev

Tokyo : India tennis star Sumit Nagal on Monday bowed out of the ongoing Tokyo Olympics after losing the second round match against ..

sharath kamal

Tokyo Olympics: India Paddler Sharath Kamal defeats Tiago Apolonia

Tokyo: India paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal on Monday progressed to Round 3 of the men's singles event after defeating Portugal's ..

Pravin Jadhav

Tokyo Olympics: Indian Men's Archery team qualifies for quarter-finals

Tokyo [Japan], July 26 (ANI): The Indian trio of Pravin Jadhav, Atanu Das, and Tarundeep Rai overcame team Kazakhstan in the men's ..

Bhavani Devi

Tokyo Olympics: Bhavani Devi wins in fencing, cruises to next round

Tokyo: India's lone representative at fencing, Chadalavada Anandha Sundhararaman Bhavani Devi, simply known as Bhavani Devi got ..

covid test

India exempts Olympic returnees from RT-PCR test

Tokyo: Athletes, officials and media returning to the country from Tokyo Olympics will not be required to produce RT-PCR negative test ..

Srihari Nataraj

Olympics: Swimmers Srihari Nataraj, Maana Patel fail to qualify for semi-finals

Tokyo: Young Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj on Sunday failed to qualify for the men's 100m Backstroke semi-finals in the ongoing ..

Mirabai CHanu

Decided in Rio Olympics itself that I will prove myself in Tokyo: Mirabai Chanu

Tokyo: An Olympic medal finally around her neck, star Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu on Saturday said she can finally take a break ..

Mirabai Chanu

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu: From Manipur to India's heart

Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, 26, India’s maiden silver medalist in weight lifting, gifted India its first medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020 ..


Olympics: Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu wins silver medal for India

Tokyo: Ace weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu opened India's medals tally on Saturday as she bagged a silver in the Women's ..

ambergris munnar

Ambergris worth Rs five crore seized in Munnar

Munnar: The forest department officials have arrested five people, including a Munnar resident, with five kilogrammes of whale vomit ..

Kamal Achanta and Manika Batra

Olympics: Sharath and Manika bow out of mixed doubles event in table tennis

Tokyo: India's mixed doubles table tennis pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra failed to qualify for the next round after ..


Olympics: India judoka Shushila Devi Likmabam loses to Eva Csernoviczki in Women's 48kg

Olympics: India judoka Shushila Devi Likmabam loses to Eva Csernoviczki in Women's 48kg round of 32 Tokyo: India's sole Judo ..

Hockey India

India beat New Zealand 3-2 to open hockey campaign positively in Olympics

Tokyo: The Indian men's hockey team overcame some anxious closing moments before defeating New Zealand 3-2 in an intense Pool A ..


Olympics :17 new Covid cases reported

Tokyo: The Olympics organisers announced 17 new Games-related COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including one athlete and an event-related ..

Qian Yang

Chinese shooter bags first gold of Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo: Chinese shooter Yang Qian won the first gold of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, a year after the event was postponed because ..