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Ronaldo Singh wins gold medal in Asian Track Cycling Championships

Ronaldo Singh on Friday bagged a gold medal in the men’s junior Keirin event at the Asian Track Cycling Championships being held at Incheon.
A file photo of Ronaldo Singh.(Twitter)
A file photo of Ronaldo Singh.(Twitter)
Updated on Oct 18, 2019 10:01 PM IST
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Cricket set for Asian Games return in 2022: Reports

The decision was taken at the Olympic Council of Asia’s General Assembly, sports website “insidethegames.biz” reported.
Image for representation(Getty Images)
Image for representation(Getty Images)
Published on Mar 03, 2019 01:10 PM IST
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Bangkok | ByPTI

Manika Batra becomes first Indian to win Breakthrough Star award

Manika started the year on a high at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, guiding India to it’s first-ever gold medal in the Women’s Team category as they defeated four-time gold medallists and defending champions Singapore 3-1.
Manika Batra serves in the table tennis mixed doubles semi-final.(AFP)
Manika Batra serves in the table tennis mixed doubles semi-final.(AFP)
Updated on Dec 12, 2018 08:41 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPTI

In 2020 Tokyo buildup, Wrestling Federation of India grapples with lack of depth

WFI president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh did not elaborate the reason for poor bench strength but admitted that barring Asian Games champions Bajrang Punia in men 65kg and Vinesh Phogat in women’s 50kg, outstanding grapplers in other weight categories are missing.
Lack of depth is a cause for concern for WFI. (Picture for representation purposes only)(Hindustan Times)
Lack of depth is a cause for concern for WFI. (Picture for representation purposes only)(Hindustan Times)
Updated on Sep 14, 2018 10:01 AM IST
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Asian Games TV viewership better than FIFA World Cup, Wimbledon

Previous viewership of Asian Games were significantly lower at 40.9 million and 32.6 million in 2014 and 2010, respectively. However, these numbers, measured by TV ratings agency TAM, were for a different universe and hence no direct comparison can be made.
Indian fans celebrate after their team's victory against Pakistan in the men's field hockey bronze medal match between India and Pakistan at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on September 1, 2018. (Photo by AAMIR QURESHI / AFP)(AFP)
Indian fans celebrate after their team's victory against Pakistan in the men's field hockey bronze medal match between India and Pakistan at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on September 1, 2018. (Photo by AAMIR QURESHI / AFP)(AFP)
Updated on Sep 07, 2018 09:21 AM IST
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No point wasting govt money, if I can’t win Olympic medal: Vikas Krishan

The resilient 26-year-old from Hisar, Haryana, braved the injury to win the match by a split decision. However, Vikas had to withdraw from the semi-finals because of the injury and settled for a bronze.
Men's middleweight boxing bronze medalist's India's Krishan Vikas stands on the podium at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018.(AP)
Men's middleweight boxing bronze medalist's India's Krishan Vikas stands on the podium at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018.(AP)
Updated on Sep 05, 2018 01:12 PM IST
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Asian Games 2018: Indian men’s squash team lose to Hong Kong, settle for bronze

The Indian men’s team comprising Saurav Ghosal, Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu, Ramit Tandon and Mahesh Mangaonkar was no match for Hong Kong, who had won bronze in the last edition at Incheon, South Korea.
India’s Saurav Ghosal (L) plays against Hong Kong China's Yin Ho Lee during their Men's squash team semifinal match at the 18th Asian Games 2018.(PTI)
India’s Saurav Ghosal (L) plays against Hong Kong China's Yin Ho Lee during their Men's squash team semifinal match at the 18th Asian Games 2018.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 31, 2018 05:50 PM IST
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Jakarta | ByPress Trust of India

Asian Games 2018: Swapna Barman hopes historic heptathlon gold brings recognition

Her march to victory was completed in a personal best score of 6,026 points and Barman hopes the focus will now shift from her unusual feet to her breakthrough performance.
Gold medallist Swapna Barman of India celebrates during the medal ceremony for the women's hepatatlhon at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 30, 2018. (Photo by Juni Kriswanto / AFP)(AFP)
Gold medallist Swapna Barman of India celebrates during the medal ceremony for the women's hepatatlhon at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on August 30, 2018. (Photo by Juni Kriswanto / AFP)(AFP)
Updated on Aug 31, 2018 05:52 PM IST
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Asian Games 2018: Indian women’s squash team enters semifinals, assured of medal

The Indian women’s squash team assured itself of a medal after securing a semi-final berth at Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta on Wednesday.
India's Joshna Chinappa in action during the women’s squash encounter at Asian Games 2018.(PTI)
India's Joshna Chinappa in action during the women’s squash encounter at Asian Games 2018.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 29, 2018 04:15 PM IST
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Jakarta | ByPress Trust of India

Asian Games 2018: Dharun Ayyasamy misses late father, dedicates Asiad silver to stoic mother

Dharun produced his personal best timing of 48.96 after he pushed hard in the last 100 metres to clinch a silver.
Jakarta: India's Ayyasamy Dharun celebrates with a Tricolour after winning the Silver medal in the men's 400m hurdles event at the 18th Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia on Monday, Aug 27, 2018.(PTI)
Jakarta: India's Ayyasamy Dharun celebrates with a Tricolour after winning the Silver medal in the men's 400m hurdles event at the 18th Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia on Monday, Aug 27, 2018.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 27, 2018 07:16 PM IST
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Mansher Singh’s advice: Young shooters should be protected after Asian Games high

The Indian team’s senior shotgun coach, Mansher Singh, says he has never stopped his wards - many of them in their teens - from playing video games as they “reduce the reaction time” during actual competition.
Palembang: Indian shooter Shardul Vihan celebrates after winning silver medal in Men's Double Trap event.(PTI)
Palembang: Indian shooter Shardul Vihan celebrates after winning silver medal in Men's Double Trap event.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 08:48 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Palembang | ByAjai Masand

Asian Games 2018: Squash players assure India three medals by reaching semifinals

This was India’s best performance in singles competition in an Asian Games, bettering the two medals won in Incheon four years ago when Saurav Ghosal secured a silver and Dipika Pallikal claimed a bronze.
This is India’s best performance in squash in singles competition at Asian Games(Twitter)
This is India’s best performance in squash in singles competition at Asian Games(Twitter)
Updated on Aug 24, 2018 10:21 PM IST
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Jakarta | ByPress Trust of India

Asian Games 2018: Rahi Sarnobat clinches India’s second gold in shooting

Rahi Sarnobat won the 25m Pistol gold medal as India continued their brilliant run in shooting at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday. Manu Bhaker finished sixth.
Rahi Sarnobat won the gold medal in 25m Pistol at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday.(Twitter)
Rahi Sarnobat won the gold medal in 25m Pistol at the Asian Games 2018 on Wednesday.(Twitter)
Updated on Aug 22, 2018 02:53 PM IST
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Asian Games 2018: Indian women’s hockey team eye gold to book Olympic berth

Indian women’s team has managed to return with at-least a medal in all the nine editions, including a bronze at the 2014 Games at Incheon, South Korea.
Indian women hockey team captain Rani Rampal with teammates Savita Punia, Deep Grace, Vandana Katariya and Sunita Lakra pose for a group photo.(PTI)
Indian women hockey team captain Rani Rampal with teammates Savita Punia, Deep Grace, Vandana Katariya and Sunita Lakra pose for a group photo.(PTI)
Updated on Aug 18, 2018 12:53 PM IST
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Deepika Kumari ready for Asian Games 2018 after overcoming fever

Down with fever for five days, the Commonwealth Games twin gold medallist’s departure was delayed, with the archery contingent leaving on August 14.
File photo of Deepika Kumari.(Getty Images)
File photo of Deepika Kumari.(Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 17, 2018 10:54 PM IST
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Kolkata | ByPress Trust of India

Asian Games 2018: Medal contenders for India in Archery

Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari will make all the headlines as India field a strong challenge to clinch multiple medals in archery at the Asian Games 2018.
Deepika Kumari will be a major medal contender for India in archery at the Asian Games 2018.(World Archery via Getty Images)
Deepika Kumari will be a major medal contender for India in archery at the Asian Games 2018.(World Archery via Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 14, 2018 10:58 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByManish K Pathak

Asian Games 2018: Hima Das, Muhammad Anas bright medal hopes for India in track events

Athletics has been the most fruitful discipline for India, accounting for over half of all the gold medals (74 of 139) the country has won at the quadrennial event.
Tampere: Hima Das, of India, celebrates her victory in women's 400 meter race at the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships in Tampere, Finland, Thursday, July 12, 2018.(AP)
Tampere: Hima Das, of India, celebrates her victory in women's 400 meter race at the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships in Tampere, Finland, Thursday, July 12, 2018.(AP)
Updated on Aug 14, 2018 09:58 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByWasi Manazir

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu eyes good showing despite lack of preparation time

Indian women’s badminton team had won a bronze medal at Incheon four years ago and PV Sindhu hoped they can change the colour of the medal this time.
PV Sindhu finished second at the BWF World Championships in Nanjing, China.(AP)
PV Sindhu finished second at the BWF World Championships in Nanjing, China.(AP)
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 10:24 PM IST
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Hyderabad | ByPress Trust of India

Neeraj Chopra strikes another gold, beats Chao-Tsun Cheng ahead of Asian Games 2018

Neeraj Chopra got the better of his Chinese Taipei rival Chao-Tsun Cheng at the Savo Games in Finland as the duo warmed up for an Asian Games showdown.
Neeraj Chopra won the gold medal at the Savo Games in Finland.(REUTERS)
Neeraj Chopra won the gold medal at the Savo Games in Finland.(REUTERS)
Updated on Jul 30, 2018 01:31 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Heena Sidhu expects Indian shooters to do better than 2014 Asian Games

Heena Sidhu has some extra motivation for putting up her best performance in the 2018 Asian Games as she has been picked only for 10m air pistol event.
Heena Sidhu has two medals at previous Asian games, both coming in team events.(PTI)
Heena Sidhu has two medals at previous Asian games, both coming in team events.(PTI)
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 11:10 PM IST
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