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Sindhu should prioritise winning All England title: PadukoneRediff.com1 days ago
Padukone attributed Sindhu and Saina's success to their physical abilities.
India-Pak T20 WC match should go on: PadukoneRediff.com1 days ago
Earlier on Tuesday, Aam Aadmi Party had demanded that the Indian cricket team should opt-out of its match against Pakistan in ICC T20 World Cup in Dubai.
Padukone launches badminton coaching program in MumbaiRediff.com1 days ago
Asked whether they could take help from former players like Gandhe, Padukone said, "We will definitely make use of all the ex-players also, depending on the availability of their time.
India women lose to Japan; bow out of Uber Cup badmintonRediff.com6 days ago
The Indian women's badminton team crashed out of the Uber Cup after losing to Japan in the quarter-finals in Aarhus, Denmark on Thursday while the men completed their group engagements in the Thomas Cup with a defeat to China.
First time in 11 years, India in Thomas Cup quartersRediff.com7 days ago
India will take on traditional powerhouse China in the final match on Wednesday.
Uber Cup: Saina retires injured, but India beat SpainRediff.com10 Oct 2021
Saina Nehwal was forced to retire midway through her opening match but India's young brigade produced a clinical display to notch up a fine 3-2 win over Spain and get off to a winning start in the Uber Cup in Aarhus, on Sunday.
Mary Teaches Veep How to BoxRediff.com7 Oct 2021
M C Mary Kom gives Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu an impromptu boxing lesson at an interaction with Olympians and achievers from Manipur in Imphal, October 5, 2021.
DEAR ROOPASHREE: My teenage daughter is too thin!Rediff.com5 Oct 2021
Wellness expert Roopashree Sharma answers your health queries.
PV Sindhu, Lovlina Borgohain and Saikhom Mirabai Chanu featured on Vogue coverRediff.com2 Oct 2021
While weightlifter Mirabai Chanu bagged silver, badminton star PV Sindhu and boxing legend Lovlina won bronze in the Tokyo Olympics. The trio graced the cover of the latest edition of the leading fashion magazine.
Sudirman Cup: India out of quarter-final race after big lossRediff.com27 Sep 2021
The absence of double Olympic medallist P V Sindhu, London Games bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and men's doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy also hurt India's prospect as the team cut a sorry figure at the team-tournament.
'How long will you live fearing this virus?'Rediff.com27 Sep 2021
'These reports of cases being very low in other states, is it true? Are the numbers believable?'
Neeraj's javelin, Lovlina's gloves headline second day of e-auctionRediff.com18 Sep 2021
Neeraj Chopra's Tokyo Olympics javelin and Lovlina Borgohain's boxing gloves hogged the limelight on day two of the third edition of the e-auction of gifts presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday.
Neeraj's javelin among PM's mementos being auctioned onlineRediff.com17 Sep 2021
Badminton rackets used by the Paralympic gold medallist, the javelin which brought India its first gold in the Olympics and gloves worn by the bronze medal winning athlete are among Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mementos which are drawing the highest bids currently on the culture ministry website which is e-auctioning them.
Bhupendra Patel: First-term MLA to Gujarat CMRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Patel's elevation to the coveted post is being attributed to his closeness to former Gujarat chief minister and current Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel. Both have residences in the same locality in the city.
How Tendulkar inspired Paralympics champion BhagatRediff.com12 Sep 2021
Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat attributed his calm on-court demeanour under pressure to the inspiration he took from the sportsmanship and graceful behaviour exhibited by the iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in his career.
PIX: Paralympians' special gift for PM Modi...Rediff.com9 Sep 2021
India's Paralympians presented Prime Minister Narendra Modi with an autographed stole on Thursday during a breakfast hosted by him to felicitate the contingent at his residence in New Delhi.
PIX: India's Paralympics champs return to rousing receptionRediff.com6 Sep 2021
The last batch of India's triumphant Paralympic athletes, including shooting sensation Avani Lekhara and shuttler-cum-bureaucrat Suhas Yathiraj, returned home to a rousing reception on Monday, their supporters and families thronging the New Delhi airport for a glimpse of the heroes.
India's paralympians beat the odds, realise dreamsRediff.com5 Sep 2021
India sign off Paralympics with an unparalleled 19 medals: 5 gold, 8 silver, 6 bronze.
Saina, Praneeth to lead India in Thomas, Uber Cup finalsRediff.com5 Sep 2021
Two-time Olympics medallist P V Sindhu opted out citing post-Olympics recovery.
Paralympics: Suhas wins badminton silver, Dhillon loses bronzeRediff.com5 Sep 2021
Indian shuttler Tarun Dhillon missed out on a bronze medal after he faced a defeat at the hands of Indonesia's Fredy Setiawan in the men's singles SL4 event of the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday.
PM, Bindra hail 'exceptional performance' from SuhasRediff.com5 Sep 2021
Congratulating Suhas Yathiraj, an IAS officer who won a silver medal at the Paralympics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday described him as a fantastic confluence of service and sports who has captured the imagination of the entire nation.
Krishna Nagar wins badminton gold at ParalympicsRediff.com5 Sep 2021
Krishna Nagar secured India's second gold medal in badminton at the Tokyo Paralympics, notching a thrilling three-game win over Hong Kong's Chu Man Kai in the men's singles SH6 class final.
Tokyo Paralympics: Bhagat wins badminton goldRediff.com4 Sep 2021
Reigning World champion Pramod Bhagat continued India's fine showing at the Tokyo Paralympics with a gold medal in the badminton SL3 class event, in Tokyo, on Saturday. The 33-year-old Bhagat, who is also the world No. 1 and current Asian champion, scored a 21-11, 21-16 win over Japan's Daisuke Fujihara in the first SL3 class semi-final, which lasted 36 minutes.
Was determined to win first game against Fujihara: Manoj SarkarRediff.com4 Sep 2021
After winning a bronze medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics, shuttler Manoj Sarkar on Saturday said his focus was on winning the first game against his Japanese opponent as that would have enabled him to play the entire match on the front foot.
Winning first badminton gold for India is a moment to cherish: BhagatRediff.com4 Sep 2021
It was a "moment to cherish" for Pramod Bhagat who on Saturday clinched India's first badminton gold in Paralympics and he attributed his win against Great Britain's Daniel Bethell in the finals to a strategy that he devised after losing to the same opponent in the past.
Paralympics: Bhagat-Kohli in semis; Suhas, Tarun, Manoj too qualifyRediff.com3 Sep 2021
Prachi Yadav finishes last in 200m canoe VL2 final
Paralympics: Taekwondo player Aruna withdraws with injuryRediff.com2 Sep 2021
Aruna Tanwar enters Taekwondo quarters.
Paralympics: Lekhara fails to qualify for final; swimmer Jadhav disqualifiedRediff.com1 Sep 2021
Shooter Avani Lekhara crashed out in the qualification round of the mixed 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 event at the Tokyo Games on Wednesday.
India handed tough draw in Sudirman CupRediff.com25 Aug 2021
India have been drawn with top seeds and defending champions China, Thailand and hosts Finland for the upcoming Sudirman Cup badminton tournament, making it a tough Group A for the side to negotiate.
Schedule: India at the Tokyo ParalaympicsRediff.com24 Aug 2021
Flag bearer Tek Chand will lead the Indian contingent -- India will be represented by 54 para athletes, the biggest ever contingent in the history of the Games.
What are Ranveer-Deepika celebrating?Rediff.com23 Aug 2021
Rediff.com Contributing Photographer Pradeep Bandekar met these stars over the weekend.
Shuttlers get decent draw at Thomas Cup and Uber CupRediff.com18 Aug 2021
The event was originally scheduled to be held from May 16-24 last year but was postponed to August 15-23. Later it was further delayed to October due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
PM Modi to para athletes: You are role modelsRediff.com17 Aug 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually interacted with 10 athletes, including 2016 Rio edition gold winners Devendra Jhajharia and Mariyappan Thangavelu, and urged them to compete without pressure at the upcoming Tokyo Paralympics.
PM Modi has ice-cream with Sindhu, choorma with NeerajRediff.com16 Aug 2021
Also seen interacting with Prime Minister Modi was Olympic gold medallist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra over a bowl of choorma.
Why this Actor became a SportscasterRediff.com13 Aug 2021
'I have been lucky to be able to show my talent more as a sports anchor, and I could do this for life!'
Neeraj Chopra: Next Brand SuperstarRediff.com11 Aug 2021
The man with the golden arm could surpass some, if not all, top cricketers -- the demigods who stand well above athletes from other disciplines in India
Tokyo Olympics: Important Moment for IndiaRediff.com9 Aug 2021
Tokyo should remain the benchmark and source of inspiration till at least Paris 2024. In the shorter run, India's preparations for the Asian and Commonwealth Games next year must begin based on lessons learnt now, asserts Raj Kishore Mishra, former joint secretary at the sports ministry.
Meet India's heroes from the Tokyo Olympic GamesRediff.com8 Aug 2021
As the curtains come down at the Tokyo Olympics, here's a glance at the medallists and those who came within touching distance of glory.
'Couldn't have asked for greater reward'Rediff.com8 Aug 2021
'Team India's participation in the Olympics couldn't have ended on a sweeter note'
Olympics: How India's athletes fared on Saturday, August 7Rediff.com7 Aug 2021
A summary of the country's athletes showing at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, August 7.