Gold Medal News
The 16-year-old bettered his personal best time by a whopping 11:48 to stop the clock at 8:17.28, edging past local swimmer Alexander L Bjorn by 0.10 to stand atop the podium on Sunday night.
Asian Games gold medallist won as the final relays concluded at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in the national capital
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Alexander Zverev eases past Karen Khachanov in straight sets to clinch men's singles gold
The fifth-ranked German overwhelmed Russian opponent Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-1 at the Tokyo Games on Sunday for the biggest title of his career.
BWF World Championships 2019: 'Masterclass from PV Sindhu', twitter reacts to Indian badminton star's historic gold medal win
Twitterati celebrated PV Sindhu's massive win, with fellow badminton player Kidambi Srikanth calling her performance a 'true masterclass'. Here are some of the reactions:
Asian Games 2018: I am 'yesterday's man' looking for next Indian champion, says Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra
Labelling himself as 'yesterday's man', Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra on Wednesday said that the country should focus on finding the next champion.
Birkar gained asylum & citizenship in Britain before being established as a brilliant mathematician
Darya Domracheva, a former KGB agent, scripted history at the Winter Olympics at Pyeongchang by becoming the first female biathlete to win four Olympic gold medals.
Winter Olympics 2018: Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecka wins shock gold medal in super-G, Lindsey Vonn finishes 6th
Ester Ledecka, clocked 1min 21.11sec to edge defending champion Anna Veith of Austria by one-hundredth of a second. Liechtenstein's Tina Weirather took bronze.
For Abhinav Bindra, joy came not from winning medals, but from having perfectly executed the skills that he has learnt, and meticulously perfected over the years.
Meet Mirabai Chanu, the Manipuri weightlifter who made India proud by clinching gold at World Championships
Mirabai’s gold medal — India’s first at the prestigious World Championships since Karnam Malleswari’s medal in 1995 — also presented the 23-year-old lifter with redemption of sorts as she had failed to get an overall total at Rio Olympics.
Mirabai Chanu became the first Indian in over two decades to claim a gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championships, exorcising the ghosts of her forgettable outing at the Rio Olympics.
World Wrestling Championships 2017: Geeta Phogat says lack of training facilities reason behind India's dismal show
2012 World Championships bronze medallist Geeta Phogat said it is extremely difficult to get a medal at the mega event without proper practice.
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Usain Bolt brought sanity and belief into a sport blighted by greed
For more than a decade, Usain Bolt has been the soul and conscience of a sport that has been steadily murdered in broad daylight. The Jamaican brought credibility and joy of running uninhibitedly.
In a night that lit up like a firestorm of passion, Mo Farah, now the greatest long-distance runner ever, sprinted past the finish line of the 10,000m race in 26:49.51.
With Michael Phelps back in retirement, Caeleb Dressel stepped out of his idol's shadow to match the US legend's tally of seven golds at the world championships in Budapest.
With the medal assured by Sumit, India have bettered their tally of nine in the last edition of the Asian Championship at Bangkok, Thailand.
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah revealed that he had promised his two kids of bringing back a gold medal each which gave him extra motivation to win
Senior National Weightlifting Championships: Jimjang Deru breaks national record in clean & jerk event
Jimjang Deru created a new national record in clean & jerk event with a lift of 153kg to secure the gold medal at the Senior National Weightlifting Championships.
An Olympic fencing champion whose Rio Games gold medal was stolen as he slept on a train was celebrating after receiving news of its discovery by a stranger via Facebook.