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Road to Rio: Shooter Kynan Chenai secures Olympics 2016 berth for India

Jan 29, 2016

Road to Rio: Shooter Kynan Chenai secures Olympics 2016 berth for India

Youngster Kynan Chenai registered the best day of his short Trap shooting career, when he beat all odds to finish fourth and as a result secured one of the four available quotas for India in the Men’s Trap event on day two of the Asia Olympic Shooting qualifiers #Olympics #SportsTracker #Rio 2016 #India in Rio 2016 #Kynan Chenai #Asia Olympic Shooting #Trap shooting
India's best long distance runners all set for Mumbai Marathon with Rio Olympics in mind

Jan 17, 2016

India's best long distance runners all set for Mumbai Marathon with Rio Olympics in mind

India's best long distance runners will be vying for the top spot when they compete alongside world class athletes in the country's premier 42.195 km race, the Mumbai Marathon. #Sports #Olympics #SportsTracker #Mumbai Marathon #Running #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics 2016 #Sudha Singh #Lalita Babar #Nitendra Singh Rawat #O.P. Jaisha
Gold rush: Apurvi Chandela wins 10m tri-series, declared Swedish Cup GP's 'Best Shooter'

Jan 08, 2016

Gold rush: Apurvi Chandela wins 10m tri-series, declared Swedish Cup GP's 'Best Shooter'

For her outstanding performance in the tournament, Apurvi Chandela was awarded a Walther rifle, besides being crowned the best shooter (men and women combined). #Gold #Shooting #SportsTracker #10m Air Rifle #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics #Apurvi Chandela #RoadToRio #Swedish Grand Prix
It is important that Kidambi Srikanth is more consistent: Pullela Gopichand

Jan 07, 2016

It is important that Kidambi Srikanth is more consistent: Pullela Gopichand

Gopichand is very impressed in the manner former world No 1 Lee Chong Wei has comeback after serving a doping ban and dubbed him as one of the toughest contenders for gold medal in this year's Rio Olympics. #TheySaidIt #Pullela Gopichand #Lee Chong Wei #SportsTracker #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics #Kidambi Srikanth #RoadToRio
With Rio Olympics coming up, govt gives financial support to athletes

Jan 05, 2016

With Rio Olympics coming up, govt gives financial support to athletes

The period of engagement will be reviewed on the basis of performance and qualification in the Olympics #Olympics #Rio 2016
This year, it's not just about Saina: Kidambi Srikanth on Rio Olympic hopes, his game plan and PBL

Jan 05, 2016

This year, it's not just about Saina: Kidambi Srikanth on Rio Olympic hopes, his game plan and PBL

On the eve of his PBL opener, Srikanth spoke to Firstpost on a series of topics, starting from his performance in 2015, to achieving his dream in 2016 - see India's tri-color hoisted in Rio. #Interview #TheySaidIt #Firstpost Exclusive #Rio 2016 #Kidambi Srikanth #Rio Olympics 2016 #Indian Badminton #Premier Badminton League #PBL 2016 #Bengaluru Top Guns
To better London 2012 in Rio next year would be great: Gopichand

Dec 30, 2015

To better London 2012 in Rio next year would be great: Gopichand

Not looking too far ahead towards the Rio Olympics, national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said on Wednesday that there were a few top-notch tournaments for self-analysis before the mega event. #Badminton #SportsTracker #London 2012 #P.Gopichand #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics
Gagan Narang and Gopi Chand pin Rio 2016 medal hopes on shooting and badminton

Dec 23, 2015

Gagan Narang and Gopi Chand pin Rio 2016 medal hopes on shooting and badminton

Narang, a bronze medallist in 2012 London Olympics, said on Wednesday that he expects a good mix of young and experienced shooters from India in Rio Games. #Badminton #Shooting #Gopi Chand #Gagan Narang #SportsTracker #Rio 2016 #Rio Olympics 2016 #RioOlympics
Rio 2016: Playing in record seventh Olympics, Leander Paes says he's driven to win another medal

Dec 23, 2015

Rio 2016: Playing in record seventh Olympics, Leander Paes says he's driven to win another medal

Next month, Paes is going for Chennai Open as well as the Australian Open where he will be playing with Martina Hingis again, he said. #Tennis #Leander Paes #SportsTracker #Rio Olympics #Rio Olympics 2016 #Rio2016