After setting his second national record a few days back, 22-year-old Tejaswin Shankar is focused on qualifying for the high jump at Tokyo Olympics even as he juggles studies and an internship.
Avinash Sable is not a man of too many words. But he's someone who sets audacious goals. After breaking the half marathon national record, he believes he can run a steeplechase in 8:05.00.
Arpinder Singh on TOPS list exclusion: 'How can I prove myself when there have been no events since March?'
Jakarta Asian Games gold medallist Arpinder Singh questions move to drop him from the Target Olympic Podium Scheme list in a year where there has been scant competitions.
Thursday marks six months since the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics were postponed. Can the Games be held without a vaccine next July? Firstpost spoke to seven Tokyo-bound athletes and two coaches about competing at the Games next July in the absence of a vaccine.
Arpinder Singh won gold in the triple jump at the 2018 Asian Games. While his coach got a Dronacharya that same year, Arpinder has unsuccessfully applied for the Arjuna Award in three consecutive years since.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Bajrang Punia, Vikas Krishan staying focused on goal despite coronavirus forcing longest-ever off-season
Despite the coronavirus pandemic disrupting their preparations for the Olympics and imposing upon them their longest off-seasons, Bajrang Punia and Vikas Krishan, two of India's biggest hopes for a medal at Tokyo 2020 are upbeat.
Many of the Olympic participating countries have their own hospitality houses during the Games but this will be the first time India will be having one to showcase its culture and heritage.
JSW Sports CEO Mustafa Ghouse on planning athletes program, IIS's role and owning teams across different leagues
JSW Sports, with Mustafa Ghouse as CEO, has kept its focus on grassroots talent development with representation, infrastructure while also expanding to team ownership.
Aiming for the top is a must-have ambition for any kabaddi team from Haryana, and if it means upsetting the set pecking order, then even better.
JSW Sports' CEO Mustafa Ghouse on owning a kabaddi team and Haryana Steelers' strategy going into the Pro Kabaddi League auctions.
Bengaluru FC on Friday picked up the 'Invitation to Bid' documents of the Indian Super League (ISL), expressing interest in owning a franchise in the tournament which is set to be expanded with the addition of a maximum of three teams this season
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on his journey from Haryana’s training grounds to becoming India's first World Champion and world record holder in athletics, missing out on the Olympics and the way forward.
His dream of representing the country in Rio Olympics shattered after a verdict of the CAS, a devastated Narsingh Yadav said that he will do everything to prove his innocence.
All the developments in the saga point towards a conspiracy which if proved would free Narsingh Yadav of all charges and get him on the plane to Rio, but if not would jeopardize a blossoming career
Narsingh Yadav claims his food supplements were sabotaged, WFI backs wrestler after failed dope test
India's Olympic buildup was dealt a huge blow today as wrestler Narsingh Yadav, who was selected ahead of the celebrated Sushil Kumar, failed a dope test but insisted that the scandal that has jeopardised his Olympic participation is a conspiracy against him.
Kenyan Osano is a product of the Reading academy and has last played for League Two side AFC Wimbledon.
A product of the Tata Football Academy, Singh spent three seasons at Kolkata club East Bengal before signing the dotted line for the Bangalore team.