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Feb 16, 2019
Boards loom over Manu’s gold shotManu Bhaker sits casually on her delicately done chaise lounge, flipping pages of history. A few months back, the Class 12 student and ace shooter switched from biology to arts mid-session, and is racing against the clock to cram her syllabus before the CBSE board exams that start soon after the ISSF World Cup that begins in Delhi on February 20.
Feb 15, 2019
Sharath Kamal believes India can win a table tennis medal in mixed doubles at 2020 Tokyo OlympicsSharath Kamal talks about India's chances at winning a medal at Tokyo Olympics, playing in European leagues and the change in mindset in India about table tennis.
Jan 18, 2019
Mary Kom's hunger for glory burns bright despite repeated success, uncertainty over boxing at Tokyo OlympicsDespite having won six World Championship golds, an Olympics bronze and a clutch of other medals, Mary Kom says she is 'hungry for more'.
Dec 01, 2018
2020 Tokyo Olympics organisers say they are working to stage boxing tournament at Games despite freeze by IOCBoxing has an ancient Olympic tradition and has featured at every modern games since 1904, expect the 1912 Games in Stockholm because Swedish law at the time banned the sport.
Oct 23, 2018
India has first-mover advantage in 3x3 basketball for Tokyo Olympics, says 3BL commissioner Rohit Bakshi3x3 Pro Basketball League’s commissioner Rohit Bakshi talks to Firstpost about the league and how it can help the Indian basketball team make it to the Olympics in two years’ time among other things.
Sep 11, 2018
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra says he'll have to maintain himself at Asian Games mark of 88m before breaching 90-barrierStar javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra Tuesday said he would aim to consistently hit the Asian Games gold-winning distance of 88m next season before looking to cross the magical 90m mark in 2020 ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.
Sep 10, 2018
After Asian Games success, shooter Rahi Sarnobat sets her sights on winning gold at Tokyo OlympicsA rare feat recently achieved, Asian Games gold medal-winning shooter Rahi Sarnobat has now trained her eyes on scripting another history — a medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Sep 09, 2018
India's outing in Asian Games deserves to be celebrated, but need to temper expectations from 2020 Tokyo OlympicsThe immediate forecast of a vastly successful Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020 is perhaps a tad misplaced as of now. It cannot be forgotten that the road to the Olympic Games gold is far less travelled.
Sep 03, 2018
ISSF World Championship: Anjum Moudgil, Apurvi Chandela secure quota places for 2020 Olympics in women's 10m air rifle eventAnjum Moudgil finished second on the podium behind Korean Hana Im (251.1) and ahead of bronze-medallist Eunhea Jung (228.0), who is also from Korea.
Jul 28, 2018
Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's former coach Garry Calvert passes away in BeijingThe 63-year-old Calvert, an Australian serving as the Chinese national javelin coach, died of a heart attack in China's capital on Friday.