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Kavita misses Olympic berth but wins World C'ships medal
Kavita Chahal (+81kg) emerged the lone Indian woman boxer to wina medal at the World Championships after settling for a bronze in Qinhuangdao, China, on Friday. The Indian went down 9-15 to......
Sports awards function on Aug 31; no Khel Ratna for Poonia
The Sports Ministry confirmed on Thursday that it will stick to the original list of winners for the Khel Ratna and Arjuna awards, thereby dashing discus thrower Krishna Poonia's hopes of being......
Miffed at Arjuna snub, boxer Manoj seeks meeting with Sports Minister
The furore over this year's National Sports awards refuses to die. Now boxer Manoj Kumar, a World Championships quarter-finalist, also a two-time Asian Championships bronze-medallist is......
Ronjan Sodhi named for Khel Ratna; Arjuna for Kohli, Sindhu
Trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi, the first Indian to win two back-to-back World Cup gold medals, was recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, while star cricketer Virat Kohli is among the......
Olympic medal will set me free, says Mary Kom
An Olympic medal is the biggest dream of her life and ahead of the only qualifying event for women boxers, India's five-time world champion M C Mary Kom said a podium finish in London would give......
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