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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu's road to silver medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu's road to silver medal

Mirabai Chanu ended India's 21-year wait for a weightlifting medal with a silver in Tokyo. Here's her road to podium.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav lose mixed team QF against South Korea
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian archers Deepika Kumari, Pravin Jadhav lose mixed team QF against South Korea

Needing another win in the fourth set to take the match to the decider, Jadhav started off with a 6 that virtually ended their campaign.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra outplayed by Chinese Taipei in mixed doubles round of 16
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra outplayed by Chinese Taipei in mixed doubles round of 16

The Indians had no answer to Lin's bullet-like tops-spin drives from both forehand and backhand.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: B Sai Praneeth off to disastrous start, loses to Israel's Misha Zilberman in opening game
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: B Sai Praneeth off to disastrous start, loses to Israel's Misha Zilberman in opening game

Praneeth, a 2019 World Championship bronze medallist and now ranked 15th, was too erratic as he lost 17-21 15-21 to world number 47 Zilberman in a 41-minute match.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Stupendous performance', India celebrates Mirabai Chanu's silver medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Stupendous performance', India celebrates Mirabai Chanu's silver medal

The Indian weightlifter opened the medal account for India at the Tokyo Olympics after winning silver in the 49 kg category. Here's how the country celebrated the feat.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Saurabh Chaudhary tops qualifications to enter 10m air pistol final; Abhishek Verma finishes 17th
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Saurabh Chaudhary tops qualifications to enter 10m air pistol final; Abhishek Verma finishes 17th

Abhishek Verma, the other Indian in the fray, was also in contention to make the cut after staging an excellent rally, but two eights in the final series dashed his hopes. He finished 17th with 575.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian judoka Sushila Devi suffers defeat in round of 32 clash
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian judoka Sushila Devi suffers defeat in round of 32 clash

Sushila fought hard for a major part of the bout until she committed a small error, which proved to be disastrous for the Indian and cost her the match.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: China's Yang Qian shoots first gold of the Games in 10 metre air rifle
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: China's Yang Qian shoots first gold of the Games in 10 metre air rifle

Yang won the women's 10m air rifle with an Olympic record score of 251.8, ahead of Russian Anastasiia Galashina on 251.1 and Switzerland's Nina Christen on 230.6.

West Indies vs Australia: All 152 people involved in series return negative for COVID-19
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West Indies vs Australia: All 152 people involved in series return negative for COVID-19

Thursday's game at Kensington Oval was called off at the last minute when a non-playing member of the West Indies team tested positive for the virus.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Novak Djokovic, Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar in action on Day 1 of medal events
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Novak Djokovic, Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar in action on Day 1 of medal events

Novak Djokovic launches his quest for Olympic tennis glory on day one of the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Games on Saturday as Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar goes for one of 11 gold medals on offer.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Apurvi Chandela, Elavenil Valarivan fail to qualify for 10m air rifle final
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Apurvi Chandela, Elavenil Valarivan fail to qualify for 10m air rifle final

Elavanil finished 16th after shooting 626.5 over six series of 10 shots each, while the more experienced Apurvi settled for the 36th place after aggregating 621.9 at the Asaka Range.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: German cyclist Simon Geschke tests positive for COVID-19, ruled out of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: German cyclist Simon Geschke tests positive for COVID-19, ruled out of Games

The German team says Geschke initially tested positive on Friday and his result was confirmed by another test later in the day.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Heavy weight of expectations on Indians again
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Heavy weight of expectations on Indians again

That old adage about the Olympics will hold true for all top Indian athletes at Tokyo: it’s not good enough to be the best. You need to be the best on the stage where it counts.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Authorities were right to go ahead with Games, says French President Emmanuel Macron in Japan
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Authorities were right to go ahead with Games, says French President Emmanuel Macron in Japan

Macron said "these Olympic Games had to be held" after they were postponed for a year in March 2020.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Djokovic begins quest for Olympic tennis glory as Pogacar eyes road race gold
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Djokovic begins quest for Olympic tennis glory as Pogacar eyes road race gold

The opening ceremony took place before empty stands with Tokyo in a state of emergency, a scenario that will become a familiar sight with fans banned from all but a handful of venues.

Court details former Manchester United player Ryan Giggs' alleged pattern of domestic abuse
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Court details former Manchester United player Ryan Giggs' alleged pattern of domestic abuse

Giggs pleaded not guilty to a charge of controlling and coercive behavior toward his former girlfriend from August 2017 to November 2020.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Stunning fireworks light up Opening Ceremony as Games finally open after a year's delay
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Stunning fireworks light up Opening Ceremony as Games finally open after a year's delay

Check out photos from the Tokyo Olympics 2020 Opening Ceremony as the Games finally opened after a year's delay amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: German cyclist Simon Geschke ruled out of Games after testing positive for COVID-19
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: German cyclist Simon Geschke ruled out of Games after testing positive for COVID-19

The other 12 members of the German cycling team were staying in the same hotel as Geschke but all have tested negative.

Chess World Cup: Vidit Gujrathi advances to fifth round; R Praggnanandhaa bows out
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Chess World Cup: Vidit Gujrathi advances to fifth round; R Praggnanandhaa bows out

Vidit Gujrathi registered a 2-0 win over Jeffrey Xiong on Friday to advance to the fifth round.