Both Neeraj and Davinder Singh Kang have thrown above 83m consistently. At the Asian Championships, Neeraj threw 85.23 to take gold. But would that be enough? It could be for a place in the finals. But big meets have thrown up surprises.
Madhurika pointed out that the emergence of leagues in India has benefited that particular sport, be it the Indian Premier League for cricket or the Indian Super League for Football, through its live telecast.
IOC increase weight categories for women, drop two divisions from men's event for Olympic Games 2020
In a bid to bridge the increasing gender parity in the Games, IOC has decided to increase weight categories for women and drop two divisions from the men's event of the 2020 Olympic Games.
The Indian table tennis scene is much more alive than it was seven years ago but at the top of the ladder, players need to unlearn the defensive European style and adopt an all-attacking Chinese approach, feels Italy's Massimo Costantini in his second stint as the foreign coach of the national team.
Jamaican sprint great Usain Bolt has no plans to extend his career beyond this year's world championships in London and has ruled out a return to Australia for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Sakshi Malik feels that quality preparation can only happen if there are at least two extended camps in foreign countries every year.
China, Japan and England signed on for an innovative team athletics event in which sprint superstar Usain Bolt will make his first Australian appearance.
Ecstatic after clinching a maiden Grand Prix title at the Brazil Open, Indian mixed doubles pair of N Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra has now set their sights on winning a medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.