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Indian Athletes Payas Jain-Yashaswini Wins Gold Medal At Asian Championship

Indian paddlers Payas Jain and Yashaswini Ghorpade defeated the Chinese duo of Han Xinyuan and Qin Yuxuan 3-2 in a thrilling finals of Asian Junior and Cadet Championships in Laos. The Indian players scored 11-9, 11-1, 10-12, 7-11, and 11-8, and secured a gold medal for India. Furthermore, this was the first gold medal that the Indian juniors have won in an Asian Championships.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 03:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: athletes, Players, Asian Championship, India, Gold Medal

Linthoi Chanambam

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Linthoi Chanambam, Indian Judoka, Wins India's 1st-Ever Gold Medal In Cadet World Championships

Linthoi Chanambam, an Indian judoka, made history by winning the country's first-ever gold medal in any age group at the Cadet World Championships in Sarajevo, beating Brazil's Bianca Reis in the women's 57 kg division. On August 26, she defeated her Brazilian opponent 1-0 in the gold medal final. It is India's first gold medal at the World Championships in any age group, whether cadet, junior, or senior.

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 02:05 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: India, Linthoi Chanambam, Judoka, Gold Medal, Cadet World Championships, women's category

Courtesy: ANI

Lakshya Sen

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Lakshya Sen Wins Gold Medal In Badminton Single's At Commonwealth Games 2022

Indian player Lakshya Sen followed PV Sindhu in winning the badminton men's singles final gold with a win over Ng Tze Yong of Malaysia at the Commonwealth Games 2022 on August 8. Lakshya made it to the men's singles final after beating Jia Heng Teh of Singapore in the semifinal and won a gold medal at the CWG, in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom.

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 06:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Commonwealth Games 2022, Lakshya Sen, Badminton, Gold Medal, Birmingham

PV Sindhu

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PV Sindhu Wins Gold In Badminton Singles Final At Commonwealth Games 2022

India's PV Sindhu added a Commonwealth Singles gold medal to her collection on August 8 with a victory against Canada's Michelle Li in the final. The Indian world number seven defeated her 13th-ranked opponent.  "I had been waiting for this gold for a long time and finally I have got it. I am super happy. Thanks to the crowd, they made… read-more

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 03:37 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Commonwealth Games 2022, PV Sindhu, India, Badminton, Gold Medal

Women's Lawn Bowl Team Wins Gold

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Indian Lawn Bowls Squad Brings India Gold: Commonwealth Games 2022

The India lawn bowls team bagged a historic gold medal for the nation at the Commonwealth Games.  On August 2, the women's lawn bowl squad made India proud, after it secured the gold medal against South Africa, in finals. The Indian quartet of Lovely Choubey (lead), Pinki (second), Nayanmoni Saikia (third) and Rupa Rani Tirkey (slip) beat South Africa 17-10 in the women's fours final, at the CWG 2022.

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 07:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Squad, Commonwealth Games, Gold Medal, lawn bowls, Birmingham

Bhagwani Devi

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94-Year-Old Bhagwani Devi Wins Gold Medal At World Masters Athletics 22

Known as 'queen of athletics' Bhagwani Devi, 94-years-old, bagged a gold medal for India, at the World Masters Athletics Championships held in Tampere, Finland. On July 12, Devi competed in the 100m sprint event with a timing of 24.74 seconds and secured a gold medal. She also won a bronze medal in the Shot Put event in Finland. Th… read-more

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 01:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bhagwani Devi, Athletics, Finland, Gold Medal, senior citizens

Courtesy: NDTV Sports

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