Areeba Khan, Raiza Dhillon, and Ganemat Sekhon

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Junior World Championships: Indian Women Shooters Claim Gold, Men Take Bronze

At the ISSF Junior World Championship, Indian shooters won gold in the women's skeet team event in the finals, and the men's team won bronze. Areeba Khan, Raiza Dhillon, and Ganemat Sekhon won gold in the women's event, and the bronze medal was won by Rajveer Gill, Ayush Rudraraju, and Abhay Singh Sekhon. India is presently second in the ranking, with a total of seven medals in the competition.

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Junior World Championship, indian shooter, Gold Medal, Indian Women's Skeet Team

Courtesy: The Hindu

Tokyo Paralympics

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India To Bring 15 Medals & 5 Golds From Tokyo Paralympics: Gursharan Singh

India will perform its best in Tokyo Paralympics, aiming to bring at least 15 medals and five gold medals, said India’s Chef-de-Mission Gursharan Singh. India has already bagged 12 medals and four gold medals so far. Reportedly, India has featured the largest chance of introducing 54 athletes in nine different sports namely Para Archery, Para Athletics, Para Badminton, and others. India is having medal hopes from Para Javelin throwers.

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 09:45 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Tokyo paralympics, medals, Gold Medal, Gursharan Singh, athletes

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Seshadri Kumar

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Former Banker Follows Passion; Turns Into Sports Photographer

Seshadri Sukumar, a Chennai-based 66-year-old former bank employee turned into a full-time sports photographer following his passion for the last 35 years. As a photographer, he has traveled all around the world covering major sporting events including Olympics, FIFA, Asian Games, ICC Cricket tournaments, and many more. He also won a gold medal from the Photographic Society of America during the 2016 Rio Olympics for his iconic images.

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 09:00 AM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: Sports photography, FIFA World Cup, Olympics, Gold Medal, Rotary Award

Neeraj chopra

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Indian Javelin Athlete Neeraj Chopra Bags First Gold At Tokyo Olympics

Neeraj Chopra becomes the first Indian athlete to bag gold at Tokyo Olympics in men’s javelin throw on August 7. His second throw of 87.58 metre in the finals ended India’s 100 years wait to overcome the track and field medal at Olympics. PM Narendra Modi took to Twitter saying, “History has been scripted at Tokyo! What @Neeraj_chopra1 has achieved today will be remembered forever".

Sat, 07 Aug 2021 - 06:30 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Gold Medal, Tokyo Olympics, Javelin Throw

Courtesy: News 18

Deepika Kumari

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Archer Deepika Kumari Bags Three Gold Medal At World Cup

Indian Archer Deepika Kumari achieved the first global rank on June 27 in a recurve women at the World Cup Stage-III in Paris. The 27-year-old archer achieved the title after winning three gold medals – women’s individual, women’s team, and mixed team. "This is the first time I've won all three medals in a World Cup,” said Kumari. However, she expressed her enthusiasm to work hard as “important competitions… read-more

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 05:00 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Deepika Kumari, Archery, World Number One, Gold Medal

Courtesy: NDTV Sports

Dingko Singh

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1998 Bangkok Asian Games Gold Medalist Boxer Dingko Singh Dies

Indian boxing titan Dingko Singh has died on June 10 after fighting a long battle with liver cancer. The 42-year-old was famous for bagging gold medal at the 1998 Bangkok Asian games. Expressing his grief, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju stated that Dingko was "one of the finest boxers India has ever produced”. The boxer read-more

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 02:12 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: 1998 Asian Games, Dingko Singh, Gold Medalist, Cancer, Gold Medal

Courtesy: Hindustan times

MK Kaushik

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Former Hockey Coach, Olympic Gold Medallist MK Kaushik Dies Of COVID

Former Indian hockey coach and a gold medallist at the 1980 Moscow Olympics passed away of COVID-19 on May 8. The 66-year-old was hospitalised since April 24 after testing COVID-19 positive on April 17. He had coached the men’s hockey team that had won a gold medal in the 1998 Asian Games and women's team that clinched bronze medal at the 2006 Doha Asian Games.

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 09:09 AM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Hockey, Olympics, Gold Medal, Covid-19

Women Boxers At AIBA

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Indian Women Boxers Win 7 Of 10 Gold Medal At AIBA Youth Championship

Indian boxing contingent has bagged seven of the 10 gold medals in the 2021 AIBA Youth Men’s and Women’s World Boxing Championships held in Poland. Boxers Alfiya Pathan, Thokchom Sanamacha Chanu, Arundhati Choudhary, Vinka, Poonam, Babyrojisana Chanu, and Gitika bagged the medals in 48kg to +81kg categories. Finishing top in the medal tally, interestingly, Sachin was the only Indian in the finals of AIBA's Men's edition. 

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 07:10 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Gold Medal, AIBA, Boxing, Women's Boxing Team, India, sports, AIBA Women's Boxing Championship

Courtesy: The Logical Indian

Indian Women Boxers

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Indian Women Boxers Win Five Gold Medals At Montenegro's Tournament

Indian women boxers bagged five gold medals in the 30th Adriatic Pearl Tournament held in Budva, Montenegro. Notably, with 10 medals, India topped the tournament’s medal tally followed by Uzbekistan and the Czech Republic. While Babyrojisana Chanu, Arundhati Choudhary, Alfiya Pathan, Vinka, and T Sanamacha Chanu clinched gold, boxer Lucky settled with a silver. Moreover, while Vinka was awarded the 'Best Woman Boxer of the Tournament,' and … read-more

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 08:25 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Boxing, sports, Adriatic Pearl Tournament, Gold Medal