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Oct 23, 2018
India has first-mover advantage in 3x3 basketball for Tokyo Olympics, says 3BL commissioner Rohit Bakshi3x3 Pro Basketball League’s commissioner Rohit Bakshi talks to Firstpost about the league and how it can help the Indian basketball team make it to the Olympics in two years’ time among other things.
Oct 04, 2018
Asian Games gold medallist boxer Amit Panghal gears up for new challenges as jump to new weight category loomsPost the triumph at the Asian Games, Panghal now faces a stiff challenge of making a successful jump to a higher weight category (52 kg) as his preferred 49 kg category is all set to get scrapped from the Tokyo Olympics.
Sep 19, 2018
Arpinder Singh's journey from enduring naysayers to courting Asian Games glory speaks of his character and resolve to excelOn a hot and humid night in Jakarta, Arpinder Singh finally laid to rest the internal demons and silenced the naysayers who doubted him by winning gold.
Sep 12, 2018
Not participating in World Championship will affect our Olympic preparations, says top gymnast Rakesh PatraGymnast Rakesh Patra said, "Next year there is the qualifying event (World Championships in Stuttgart) for 2020 Tokyo Games and if this issue continues it will affect our chances. It will affect India's reputation in the global stage."
Sep 11, 2018
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra says he'll have to maintain himself at Asian Games mark of 88m before breaching 90-barrierStar javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra Tuesday said he would aim to consistently hit the Asian Games gold-winning distance of 88m next season before looking to cross the magical 90m mark in 2020 ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.
Sep 10, 2018
After Asian Games success, shooter Rahi Sarnobat sets her sights on winning gold at Tokyo OlympicsA rare feat recently achieved, Asian Games gold medal-winning shooter Rahi Sarnobat has now trained her eyes on scripting another history — a medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Sep 05, 2018
Funds for 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be distributed with surgical precision, says Rajyavardhan Singh RathoreRajyavardhan Singh Rathore has promised "surgical" precision in distribution of funds to athletes preparing for the 2020 Olympic Games, asserting that centralisation of the process has made bureaucratic hurdles a thing of past.
Sep 01, 2018
World Championship Shooting: ‘Mission Tokyo’ begins for Indian shooters in South Korea eventThe tournament that is being staged in Changwon, is the first of the competitions which will offer Olympic quota spots to the top four finishers in each of the individual events.
Aug 13, 2018
Asian Games 2018: How Indian women's hockey team moved on from heartbreak at London World CupThe defeat to Ireland at the Women's Hockey World Cup was heartbreaking for the Indian players. Rani Rampal, Sjoerd Marijne and Wayne Lombard reveal how the team moved on from that debacle to focus on Asian Games.
Aug 02, 2018
Wrestling Federation of India won't hold trials for Olympic spots ahead of Tokyo 2020 despite Rio Olympics standoffShould an Indian wrestler win a quota spot at Estonia World Championships, he/she will be considered India's official entry for the Tokyo Olympics in the weight class, despite the 11-month gap.