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Jun 09, 2019
World Para Athletics Grand Prix: Javelin throwers Sandeep Chaudhary, Sumit shatter world recordsSandeep won the gold with a throw of 65.80m which is a world record in F44 category of javelin throw. He had also won the gold in this combined event in 2018 Asian Para Games.
Jul 26, 2018
Indian Olympic Association asks national sports federations to pay for damage caused during Commonwealth Games 2018In an e-mail communication, IOA President Narinder Batra has asked Secretary General Rajeev Mehta to take this matter up with respective NSFs.
Oct 04, 2017
Laureus World Sports Awards, Best Sporting Moment October nominees: Anu, the 'blade girl'The heart-warming moment when Anu being welcomed back into her school playground is one of the nominees for October’s Laureus Best Sporting Moment.
Aug 05, 2017
Coach Satyanarayana says Dronacharya Award nomination boost for para-athletesNoted athletics coach Satyanarayana, mentor of Mariyappan Thangavelu, who won a gold in the Rio Paralympics in 2016, says being recommended for the prestigious Dronacharya Award is a recognition not for him alone but for para-athletes too.
Aug 04, 2017
Mariyappan Thangavelu, Anthony Amalraj delighted at being recommended for Arjuna AwardsTamil Nadu's para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu and former national table tennis champion Anthony Amalraj on Thursday expressed joy over being recommended for the Arjuna Award, saying it will motivate them to achieve greater heights.
Jul 15, 2017
Para Athletics Championships: Sundar Singh Gurjar wins javelin gold, gives India its first medalSundar, who had been disqualified from his event in Rio 2016 due to technical reasons, found redemption and took home the gold medal with a personal best throw of 60.36m.