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Friday, Nov 15, 2019

Dipa karmakar

Oct 04, 2019 09:08
Overworked coaches and creaking infrastructure means Indian gymnastics has failed to advance since Dipa’s high at Rio 2016 read more
Sep 16, 2019 09:14
Although Dipa Karmakar’s impressive showing in the 2016 Rio Olympics shone a light on Indian gymnastics, uncertainty has ruled the sport since the sports ministry derecognised the federation because of factionalism. read more
Apr 13, 2019 16:14
Sania, the first Indian woman tennis player to win a Grand Slam title in doubles and mixed doubles, said the likes of Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu have done the country proud but there is still “discrimination in sports”. read more
Mar 16, 2019 18:00
Ace Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar’s hope of qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics suffered a jolt after she aggravated her knee injury during the vault final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku on Saturday read more
Mar 15, 2019 22:06
The 25-year-old Dipa could only score 10.633 in her balanced beam routine to end at 20th among 25 competitors. She also got penalty points. read more
Mar 14, 2019 19:31
The 25-year-old Dipa, who had finished fourth in the event at 2016 Rio Olympics, performed a higher difficulty Handfront 540 vault for the first time in the competition. read more
Mar 13, 2019 13:01
Dipa Karmakar will look to secure an Olympic berth with “some good performances” at back-to-back Artistic Gymnastics World Cups in Baku and Doha, beginning Thursday read more
Mar 10, 2019 16:18
Gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci suggests that Dipa Karmakar does not need to change anything or move overseas to be able to challenge for a medal at the Tokyo Olympics but train for a week or two abroad just for a change in environment read more
Mar 08, 2019 18:12
Dipa Karmakar was the first Indian female gymnast to ever compete in the Olympic Games and the first Indian female artistic gymnast to win a gold medal at a global event. read more
Mar 05, 2019 17:57
In a letter copied to the Gymanastic Federation of India (GFI) (in possession of PTI), SAI approved Dipa Karmakar and her personal coach Bisweswar Nandi’s participation at FIG World Cups in Baku and Doha respectively. read more
Jan 23, 2019 08:44
Tendulkar also heaped praise on Dipa, saying she has “not only left an impression, but also motivated thousands of youngsters to go out and do something special for our country and that is what matters”. read more
Nov 25, 2018 14:10
Dipa made a strong start to her qualifying bid for the Tokyo Olympics by winning a bronze at the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Cottbus, Germany on Saturday. read more
Nov 24, 2018 22:27
Dipa Karmakar, who had an injury-marred campaign at the Asian Games, scored 14.316 to secure the bronze in the tournament, which is also a part of the eight-event qualifying system for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. read more
Sep 13, 2018 08:50
Fixing Swapna Barman’s body will take precedence over everything. The All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi has offered to treat her according to reports, but she will be flying to Mumbai. read more
Sep 09, 2018 09:44
Despite a none-too-impressive show at the Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, the “only way” for Dipa to make it to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo is through the Produnova vault. read more