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Aug 18, 2019
Jaspal Rana was ignored for Dronacharya as his proteges didn't name him as coach, says national sports awards' selection panel memberAccording to a member of the selection panel none of his wards have declared him as their coach while filing the required affidavits to come under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS).
Aug 17, 2019
Paralympics silver medallist Deepa Malik in contention for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award; Ravindra Jadeja included in Arjuna Award nominees' listThe name of 48-year-old Deepa, who won a silver in the shot put F53 category in the 2016 Rio Paralympics, was added for the Khel Ratna by a 12-member selection committee on the second day of the two-day meeting.
May 24, 2019
Sudirman Cup 2019: Is playing for India no longer a priority for shuttlers? Disappointing performances leave lot to answer forSrikanth, Sindhu & Co have been seen to turn out almost reluctantly for India, in a manner that is directly antithetical to how tennis star Leander Paes would carry his heart on his sleeve and play his best while turning out in the country's colours.
Apr 02, 2019
National badminton coach Pullela Gopichand calls on BAI to ban players who fudge their agePullela Gopichand believes BAI should ban players who indulge in age-fudging as 'examples' need to be made of wrongdoers for any tangible change.
Mar 05, 2019
All England Championships 2019: Indian contingent's dependence on Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu justified, says Vimal KumarMarin’s absence will be felt at the World Tour Super 1000 event, however, it doesn’t make the draw any easier for the rest. India’s hopes rest on Saina and Sindhu
Feb 01, 2019
PV Sindhu says All England Championships won't be a cakewalk even in injured Carolina Marin's absenceStar Indian shuttler PV Sindhu said it won't be an easy outing for her at the upcoming All England Championships even in the expected absence of injured reigning Olympic champion, Carolina Marin.
Dec 02, 2018
Tata Open International Challenge: Rivalry brewing between Lakshya Sen and Kunlavut Vitidsarn as duo lock horns in finalA year after being denied the Tata Open title by yet another Thai player Sitthikom Thammasin in three close games, it's time for Lakshya to take the silverware home
Oct 15, 2018
Youth Olympic Games 2018: Complacency, absence of physio denies Lakshya Sen coveted gold medal in Buenos AiresTo some extent, Lakshya had only himself to blame for the manner in which he scraped through the semi-final against Japan's second-seeded Kodai Naraoka.
Sep 27, 2018
Former coach Vimal Kumar says he is happy to see Saina Nehwal focus on game despite many distractionsSaina Nehwal shifted from Hyderabad to Bengaluru to train under Vimal Kumar in 2014 before her return to Hyderabad to once again train under Pullela Gopichand last year.
Aug 18, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Eyes on PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth as India begin quest for gold in IndonesiaIndia ended a 28-year-old medal drought when the women's team, led by Saina Nehwal and Sindhu, clinched their maiden bronze medal at the 2014 edition at Incheon, South Korea.