Ace Indian women's doubles player Jwala Gutta has pulled out of the prestigious Asian Games after sustaining a sprain in the right knee ahead of the multi-sport event in Incheon, Korea.
India are seeking a record Asian Games medal haul despite a chaotic build-up with their jumbo squad slashed at the last minute, their boxers under a cloud and with top athletes either injured or opting out.
The Indian Olympic Association on Tuessday termed the government's decision not to allow officials of the IOA and the NSFs to travel to South Korea for the Asian Games at their own cost as interference to their autonomy.
A jumbo 944-member contingent proposed for the upcoming Incheon Asian Games in South Korea has been pruned to 679 following guidelines issued by the prime minister’s office (PMO).
Pursuing a largely unrewarding Olympic sport in a cricket-obsessed country requires adjustments but heptathlete Swapna Barman has taken it to a new level - squeezing six toes in each shoe designed for five.
Suspended Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal on Tuesday said that he was ready to fight his way back and represent the country in next year's ICC World Cup. Saeed Ajmal's bowling action found illegal, suspended
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