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Honoured to be awarded Khel Ratna: Neeraj Chopra

The 23-year old Chopra, who became only the second Indian to win an individual Olympic gold in the Tokyo Games, is among the 12 sportspersons named for the country’s highest sporting award. Named for the prestigious Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna after winning a historic gold in the Tokyo Olympics, star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Wednesday said that he ...

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Tokyo Olympics hockey stars Rupinder, Lakra overwhelmed by PM Modi’s letters of appreciation on retirement

Rupinder and Lakra, who played integral parts in India’s historic bronze medal feat in Tokyo, quit the game to make way for youngsters Olympic bronze medallist hockey players Rupinder Pal Singh and Birendra Lakra on Saturday said they were overwhelmed by the appreciation they received from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on their retirements and have pledged to give back to ...

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नवजात शिशु के ऑपरेशन के लिए एथलीट ने किया अपना सिल्वर मेडल नीलाम, तो खरीदार ने कही ये बात

Image Source : AP This athlete auctioned his silver medal for the operation of a newborn वारसा। पोलैंड की एक ओलंपिक एथलीट ने एक नवजात शिशु के आपरेशन के लिये धनराशि एकत्रित करने के लिये टोक्यो ओलंपिक में जीता गया अपना रजत पदक नीलाम कर दिया था लेकिन उसके खरीदार ने उनसे कहा कि वह यह पदक अपने पास ही ...

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Captain Rani Rampal wishes former head coach Sjoerd Marijne luck for ‘new chapter’ | Hockey News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Indian women’s hockey team captain Rani Rampal thanked former head coach Sjoerd Marijne and wished him luck for the future. The Dutch master tactician stepped down after leading the Indian women’s hockey team to a fourth-place finish in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics. Even though the team finished fourth, it was a lion-hearted performance from the girls. Taking ...

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Fencing in Madras: An ’80s movement that remains strong, thanks to Bhavani Devi’s Olympic debut

A quiet Chennai movement that began in the 1980s swells with students inspired by CA Bhavani Devi from Old Washermanpet, the first Indian fencer to participate in the Olympic Games Sword in hand, armour fastened, helmet on: a boisterous group of teenagers gets into fencing gear at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium. Ever since the lockdown eased, this group resumed training ...

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टोक्यो ओलंपिक की सिल्वर मेडलिस्ट मारिया आंद्रेजिक ने नीलाम किया अपना मेडल,वजह जानकर सलाम करेंगे आप

नई दिल्ली. पौलेंड की भालाफेंक खिलाड़ी मारिया आंद्रेजिक (Maria Andrejczyk) हाल ही में टोक्यो ओलंपिक (Tokyo Olympics 2020) में जीते अपने सिल्वर मेडल (Silver Medal) को नीलाम किया है. उन्होंने अपने मेडल को एक आठ महीने के बच्चे के लिए ढाई करोड़ रुपये से ज्यादा में नीलाम कर दिया है. दरअसल, पौलेंड के इस बच्चे की दिल की सर्जरी होनी ...

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Exhaustion and fever force Neeraj to leave welcome function midway

Exhaustion and “slight” fever forced javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to leave midway the welcome ceremony at his village near Panipat, organised to celebrate his historic gold medal at Tokyo Olympics. The 23-year-old Chopra, who has been on a busy schedule since his return to the country on Monday last after winning India’s first Olympic medal in athletics, has taken a ...

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Paralympics follow lead of Olympics: No fans during pandemic

All fans will be barred from the Paralympics in Japan because of the coronavirus pandemic, just as they were from the recently-completed Tokyo Olympics, organizers said Monday. There were a few exceptions made during the Olympics with some fans allowed in outlying areas away from Tokyo. This time, all fans will be barred except the possibility of some children attending ...

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మాట నిలబెట్టుకున్న ప్రధాని మోడీ.. పీవీ సింధుతో కలిసి ఐస్‌క్రీం టేస్ట్

పీవీ సింధుకి ఇచ్చిన మాటని ప్రధాని నరేంద్ర మోడీ నిలబెట్టుకున్నారు. ఒలింపిక్స్‌ కోసం ఐస్‌క్రీమ్‌ని పీవీ సింధు త్యాగం చేయగా.. కాంస్య గెలిచిన సింధుతో కలిసి మోడీ ఐస్‌క్రీం తిన్నారు.   Source link

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बॉक्सर लवलीना बोरगोहेन के स्वागत के लिए पलकें बिछाए हुए है गोलाघाट, जोर-शोर से चल रही तैयारी

गोलाघाट (असम). टोक्यो ओलंपिक की कांस्य पदक विजेता मुक्केबाज लवलीना बोरगोहेन (Lovlina Borgohain) अपनी उपलब्धि के बाद मंगलवार को पहली बार अपने घर पहुंचेंगी जिसके लिए असम के गोलाघाट जिले में जोर-शोर से तैयारियां हो रही हैं. इस स्टार मुक्केबाज के पिता टिकेन बोरगोहेन ने बताया कि लवलीन थोड़े ही समय के लिए अपने घर आ रही हैं. टिकेन ने कहा, ...

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