The agony of being Dutee Chand: India's record-breaking sprinter lives on with scars of sexual identity crisis
From the fight at the court, scars do remain. Dutee Chand's aloofness points to the fact. It’s also a sign of courage, strength that you can throw anything at me but I will get up and be on track; ticking of those seconds. In the end she says, “I am happy a lot of nations supported me in my fight and I promise I won’t give up.” Dutee Chand is a woman who doesn’t intend giving up easily.
Hima Das steals show at National Senior Athletics Championships, wins gold in 200m to book Asian Games 2018 ticket
Hima Das lived up to her fast-rising sprint star status as she pocketed the gold in women's 200m race in a meet record-equalling time of 23.10 seconds.
Dutee Chand breaches Asian Games qualifying marks at National Inter State Senior Athletics Championships
Dutee Chand, who recently fought and won a 'gender' case against the international federation at the Court of Arbitration for Sports, clocked 23:46 seconds in one of the heats to qualify for the final round of the women's 200m race, which placed her in contention for an Asian Games berth.
Popularising a sport like hockey that has such an impact on Indian Olympic history also needs to be applauded.
Indian athletes, including G Lakshmanan and Neeraj Chopra, clinched five gold medals on the final day to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championships, pushing China to second spot.
A year ago, Anu Raghavan had thoughts about quitting athletics. But she hung on, turned her focus to the 400m hurdles and a year later; here she is, bagging silver at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships. Time is a healer, they say.
Asian Athletics Championship Day 3 wrap: Sudha Singh's gold, four other medals maintain India's top spot
Along with Sudha Singh's gold in steeplechase, Anu Raghavan's silver in women's 400m hurdles, while woman triple jumper NV Sheena, men's 400m hurdler Jabir MP and the women's 4x100m relay team grabbed a bronze.
Asian Athletics Championship, Day 2 events: Sudha Singh in Women's Steeplechase final, India's relay teams and more
Indian 4x100m women's relay team which will feature crowd favourite Dutee Chand and Olympian Srabani Nanda will be in action in the final along with Sudha Singh who will vie for a medal in the women's 3000m steeplechase final.
Federation Cup: Nirmala Devi, Nayana James show there is more to Indian athletics than the Dutee Chands
Nirmala Devi set fire to the track as she paced herself brilliantly and with 100 metres to go, just kicked in another gear to break the 400 metres meet record.
Vijay Goel’s latest gem: ‘Upgrades’ India’s Rio Olympics haul calling Sindhu, Sakshi gold medallists
Sports minister Vijay Goel spoke to mediapersons on Sunday, and referred to PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, silver and bronze medal winning athletes respectively at the Rio Olympics 2016, as "gold medalists"
Catch all the Live updates from Day 11 of Rio Olympics 2016 as India's PV Sindhu and Hardeep Singh will be in action
India's Seema Punia failed to qualify for the final round of women's discus throw competition at the Rio Olympics after finishing 20th with a modest throw of 57.58m under tough playing conditions.
India's day 10 of the Rio Olympics 2016 was similar to the week gone by with several ousters and some silver linings.
Catch all the Live updates from Day 10 of Rio Olympics 2016 as India's medal hopes are largely pinned on Vikas Krishan, Lalita Babar, Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu
Vijay Goel embarrassed himself yet again when he wished Srabani Nanda for her event in the Rio Olympics 2016 on social media, using the image of Dutee Chand
Lalita Babar feels she could have bettered her timing after the long distance Indian runner capped her fairy-tale journey in the Rio Olympics with a top-10 finish in the 3000m steeplechase final.
Day ten of the Rio Olympics 2016 will see Indians in action across four sports – athletics, boxing, badminton and wrestling.
26-year old Srabani Nanda from Orissa is a 100m, 200m and 4x100m Indian sprinter and qualified for the 200m and 4x100m relay for the Rio Olympics.
In a bid to boost morale of the Rio Olympic bound athletes from the state, Odisha Government announced Rs 60 lakh special incentive for the six participants
The Indian 4x100m women's relay team created a new national record at the Kazakhstan National Athletics Championships, clocking 43.42sec in Almaty on Monday.