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Monday, Jan 27, 2020
Navneet Singh

Navneet Singh


Navneet Singh, who has been a journalist for 15 years, is part of the Delhi sports team and writes on Olympic sports, particularly athletics and doping. .

articles by Navneet Singh (656 results)
Jan 22, 2020 23:28
Things are looking up with the Odisha government selecting her for a ~50 lakh grant with the state’s Jauna Murmu (400m hurdles) and Purnima Hembram (heptathlon) also expected to get funds to prepare for the July 24-August 9 Games. read more
Jan 21, 2020 09:56
Odisha, whose capital is effectively the world hockey hub and the government pumps in hundreds of crores for sports promotion, will be a prominent absentee from the upcoming senior national (A division) championships in men and women. read more
Jan 17, 2020 22:23
The 27-year-old scored an 8-5 victory over Turkey’s Burhan Akbudak in the 82kg category final to add to the gold he had won last year in the same weight category in the Italian city of Sassari. read more
Jan 17, 2020 00:03
Malik had fought fearlessly in the earlier rounds but couldn’t replicate the form against Adekuoroye and settled for silver on her international debut in the senior category. read more
Jan 10, 2020 15:57
A senior doctor at the AIIMS trauma centre said Gohain, who had been brought here from Dibrugarh in Assam on Thursday night, was stable after the “very complex surgery”. read more
Jan 09, 2020 10:23
Neeraj Chopra is currently training in Potchefstroom, South Africa under German biomechanics expert Klaus Bartonietz, who was appointed a year ago to support chief coach Uwe Hohn. read more
Jan 01, 2020 23:36
This was apparent when more than 400 budding gymnasts from 27 states found themselves without a floor to perform the floor exercises at the sub-junior national championships held in Jodhpur from December 25 to 29. read more
Dec 23, 2019 09:06
Sable, the army man from Beed, Maharashtra will have to surmount a few more hurdles if he is to be ready to make a fist of the race when runners line up for the first round in Tokyo on July 31. read more
Dec 07, 2019 20:14
The 23-year-old Punjab cager has failed an out-of-competition test conducted in Bangalore by the National Anti-Doping Agency during the preparatory camp for the South Asian Games. read more
Dec 07, 2019 11:30
An Athletics Federation of India (AFI) official confirmed that the lanky athlete from the Kozhikode district in Kerala got injured at the high-altitude training base in Colorado Springs, USA in early November and had returned last week to undergo rehabilitation... read more
Dec 04, 2019 23:02
The Arms Amendment Bill seeks to reduce the number of licensed arms allowed per person and increase penalties for certain offences under the Act. read more
Dec 01, 2019 09:18
The 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games organising committee’s decision to exclude shooting—a move that has drawn the ire of India—may not be directly connected to the decline of shooting in Britain, but Wilson says the sport definitely is “under huge... read more
Nov 30, 2019 11:29
Two weeks ago, Khan and Bajwa were in a shoot-off for the gold medal at the Asian Shooting Championships in Doha. 24-year-old Bajwa, 20 years younger to the seasoned Mairaj, beat him for the gold. read more
Nov 22, 2019 09:53
The decision was taken by the Boxing Task Force (BTF) constituted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to conduct the Tokyo Olympics qualifiers and the boxing competition at the 2020 Olympics. read more
Nov 18, 2019 23:55
Angad Vir Singh Bajwa, the 23-year-old from Chandigarh, won gold at the Asian Championships in Doha early this month, in a one-two after clinching a shoot-off against compatriot Mairaj Ahmad. read more