Gymnastics World Championships 2019: Six-member team including Asian Games bronze medallist Ashish Kumar selected by neutral committee
Earlier this month, a two-day open selection trial to select the team for the World Championships was postponed after the Sports Authority of India (SAI) requested the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to conduct the trials
Not participating in World Championship will affect our Olympic preparations, says top gymnast Rakesh Patra
Gymnast Rakesh Patra said, "Next year there is the qualifying event (World Championships in Stuttgart) for 2020 Tokyo Games and if this issue continues it will affect our chances. It will affect India's reputation in the global stage."
Asian Games 2018: Dipa Karmakar finishes fifth in beam final, Indian gymnastics campaign ends without medal
Dipa, who was the fifth gymnast to perform on the beam, finished at the same spot with a score of 12.500 in the eight-woman final. She had scored 12.750 in the qualification round.
Asian Games 2018: Aruna Budda Reddy, Pranati Nayak finish 7th and 8th respectively in women's individual vault final
Aruna Budda Reddy and Pranati Nayak brought up the rear at seventh and eighth positions respectively in the women's individual vault event final
Asian Games 2018: With PV Sindhu, weightlifter Sathish Sivalingam in action, here's full schedule of Day 5
On day five of Asian Games, star badminton player PV Sindhu will be in action in singles event. Also weightlifter Sathish Sivalingam will feature in the men's 77kg event
Forced to compete without Dipa Karmakar, the Indian women's gymnasts finished seventh in the team event final at the Asian Games on Wednesday
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 23: Saurabh Chaudhary's shooting gold, India win sepaktakraw bronze, and other stories from Day 3 of Asian Games 2018
16-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary's gold medal, India's bronze in sepaktakraw, Divya Kakran's wrestling bronze — we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.
Saurabh Chaudhary shot superbly to claim the gold medal, which along with the silver won by Lakshay Sheoran, ’ have confirmed that the young Indian shooters’ performances in the past few months was no flash in the pan.
Star gymnast Dipa Karmakar failed to qualify for the vault final but made the cut in the balance beam as India also booked a berth in the title round of the team competition in the Asian Games in Jakarta on Tuesday.
The monthly allowance under TOPS has been started by the ministry last year but the hockey team is getting the pocket allowance for the first time.
After clinching a historic bronze medal in vault at the Gymnastics World Cup, Aruna Budda Reddy on Sunday finished a lowly seventh in the final round of women's floor event in Melbourne.
With the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games coming up in 2018, Aruna will be one of India's medal hopes and with gymnasts retiring by the age of 25 on average, Aruna aims to make the most of her time.
Aruna Budda Reddy clinches historic bronze, becomes first Indian gymnast to win medal at Gymnastics World Cup
Aruna Budda Reddy became the first Indian gymnast to win a Bronze at the World. Incidentally it was also her first international medal after participating in multiple events over the world.