Indian women's hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne says smaller group of 25 probables in national camp will raise quality of training
Last year, the Indian women's team produced some outstanding performances as they won the FIH Women's Series Finals Hiroshima, Tokyo 2020 Olympic Test Event in Japan, and the Olympic qualifiers
Hockey India name 33 probables for women's national coaching camp in Bengaluru, team to train under chief coach Sjoerd Marijne for four weeks
India women's team will be taking part in a camp at SAI Bengaluru for next month's FIH test event in Japan, with Australia and China also participating
Gomathi Marimuthu's doping episode raises doubts on NADA's work; reasons for delay in dope report by NDTL unclear
The claim of an immediate provisional suspension on 14 May lack conviction since AFI sources were denying any information about the NADA test even on 21 May! Without the federation in the know of it, there would be no way of imposing a provisional suspension.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 181: CSK beat KKR in IPL 2019, Asian champion shot putter Manpreet Kar banned for four years and more
CSK beat KKR in IPL 2019, Asian champion shot putter Manpreet Kar banned for four years and more in latest edition of Firstpost Spodcast
Indian shot-putter Manpreet Kaur banned for four years by National Anti-Doping Agency after failing multiple tests
Manpreet is set to lose the gold she won in the 2017 Asian Championships in Bhubaneswar as well as her national record as the panel ruled that all her competitive results from the date of sample collection would be disqualified
Shot putter Manpreet Kaur set to lose national record, Asian title after NADA hands her four-year suspension over doping violation
Manpreet stands to lose her Asian title which she won in Bhubaneswar in 2017, while her national record of 18.86m will be erased under all circumstances.
Seema Punia interview: If not for discus throw, I would have been in some remote village tending to cows
The road to glory in Tokyo will not be an easy one for Seema but the battle scarred veteran is not willing to give up. Her previous Olympic campaigns have been forgettable, failing to make it to the finals. And this is reason for the gutsy fighter to give her best shot at redemption.
Manpreet Kaur banned for illegal substance: India's perennial scourge of doping explained in graphics
After the high-profile case of Manpreet Kaur, who was caught doping this week, here's our data dive into India's doping record in the recent past.
Top Indian shot putter Manpreet Kaur will miss next month's World Athletics Championships in London after she tested positive for banned substances for the second time in a couple of days, the AFI said on Thursday.
Manpreet, who won a gold medal in the recently-concluded Asian Athletics Championships in Bhubaneswar, tested positive for stimulant dimethylbutylamine.
Sweat poured down G Lakshmanan’s body, small rivulets running down his arms, face, neck, his India vest stuck to his drenched torso like cling-film
Asian Athletics Championships: Day 1 medal tally sees India on top with 2 golds, 1 silver and 4 bronze
India got off to a remarkable start at the Asian Athletics Championships with a total tally of seven medals at the end of day 1.
India opened their account on the opening day of the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships with women's shot putter Manpreet Kaur grabbing the gold medal with a throw of 18.28m.
All the action in photos of India from Day 6 of Rio Olympics 2016.
Rio Olympics 2016: Vikas Gowda, Jinson Johnson, Manpreet Kaur fail to qualify in track and field events
It was a disappointing start for India in the track and field events of the Rio Games as all three athletes, including discus thrower Vikas Gowda, fell by the wayside at the qualification stage itself, in Rio de Janeiro on Friday.
Rio 2016 Olympics: Lalita Babar, Sudha Singh rated highly in women's track and field; Dutee Chand faces uphill task
The Indian women look to have better chances than their male counterparts in athletics. Among them, steeplechasers, Lalita Babar and Sudha Singh should be rated with the best chance of making the final.
26-year old shot-putter Manpreet Kaur created history when she became the first Indian woman to qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympics in her field.
This August, India's sending its largest-ever contingent of sportspersons to the Olympics, and nearly half them are women.
On the athletics track, she is her fiercest rival but off it Srabani Nanda is not only like a 'big sister' but one who has inspired statemate Dutee Chand to take up the sprint events