Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju felicitates World Para Athletics Championships medal winners with cash awards
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju felicitated the medal-winning Indian para-athletes with cash awards for their best-ever performance at the recently-concluded World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai
World Para Athletics Championships: Sundar Singh Gurjar defends title as India secure 3 Tokyo Paralympic Games quotas
Sundar Singh Gurjar overcame a shoulder injury to defend his World Para Athletics Championships title in the men's F46 javelin throw event while also securing a Tokyo Paralympic Games quota, along with the bronze winner Ajeet Singh and Rinku Hooda
LISTEN: Full script of Episode 60 of Spodcast where we discuss javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar's silver, India's ODI squad and more
Sundar Singh Gurjar's silver at Asian Para Games, Indian squad for ODI series against West Indies, Usman Khawaja's gritty ton against Pakistan – here's the full transcript of our Spodcast
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 60: Javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar wins silver, India's ODI squad and more on our daily podcast
Sundar Singh Gurjar's silver at Asian Para Games, Indian squad for ODI series against West Indies, Usman Khawaja's gritty ton against Pakistan – we discuss these stories and more on our daily sports podcast
Asian Para Games: Sharad Kumar's record-breaking gold helps India make clean sweep in men's T42/63 high-jump
High jumper Sharad Kumar broke the Asian and Games records to bag gold in the T42/63 category as India picked up all three medals on offer in the event.
Asian Para Games: India's Sundar Singh Gurjar wins silver in men's javelin F46 category; Devendra Jhajharia finishes fourth
Indian javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar won a silver medal in the men's F46 category of the Asian Para Games where two-time Paralympic gold-medallist Devendra Jhajharia finished fourth on Thursday.
Para Athletics Championships: Amit Saroha clinches silver in men's club throw event, sets Asian record
Amit's best throw of 30.25 metres, which came in his third attempt, fetched him the silver medal.
Sundar, 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.
Indian para-athletes did the country proud by claiming 13 medals in the season-opening Fazaa International IPC International Athletics Grand Prix at the Dubai Club Stadium.
India's para athletes bagged eight medals, including three gold, in the 9th Fazza International IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai.
Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia became the first Indian to clinch two gold medals at the Paralympics after he broke his own world record to clinch the top honours at the Rio Games.