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HC seeks Centre's stand on plea by Manika Batra against TTFIRediff.com20 Sep 2021
The Delhi High Court Monday sought the Centre's stand on a petition by Manika Batra, who was left out of the Indian contingent for the upcoming Asian Table Tennis Championships, assailing Table Tennis Federation of India's (TTFI) mandate of compulsory attendance at the National Coaching Camp in order to be selected.
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.
RCB's Chahal 'pumped up' for IPL after T20 World Cup snubRediff.com16 Sep 2021
One of the most notable omissions from India's T20 World Cup squad, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Thursday asserted that he will be his wily, old wicket-taking self in the upcoming second leg of IPL in the UAE.
Manika Batra omitted from India's squad for Asian TTRediff.com15 Sep 2021
Star paddler Manika Batra was left out of the India squad for the Asian Championships, beginning September 28 in Doha, after failing to attend the mandatory national camp in Sonepat.
Panel to probe Manika's 'fixing' claims against coachRediff.com11 Sep 2021
Janendra Jain and Parth Goswami are the two lawyers in the panel while Yashpal Rana is the other member.
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.
Sports Minister felicitates triumphant ParalympiansRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Thakur lauded her and all others who finished on the podium, presenting them with mementos to honour their feats.
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.
Did National coach Roy ask Manika to throw match?Rediff.com3 Sep 2021
India's table tennis star Manika Batra alleged that national coach Soumyadeep Roy asked her to throw a match during the Olympic qualifiers in March and that was the main reason she refused his help during the Tokyo Games.
Paralympics: Rubina Francis places 7th in 10m Air Pistol finalRediff.com31 Aug 2021
The Indian markswoman started off well and went on to finish with 560 points, which was enough to earn her place in the final.
Anita Kishore, Brain behind Byju's AcquisitionsRediff.com31 Aug 2021
Byju's, says Anita Kishore, has given the founders of the businesses it has acquired the independence to operate separately and maintain their core culture.
Bhavinaben wants to show Tendulkar her Paralympics silver medalRediff.com30 Aug 2021
"Bhavina wants to meet Tendulkar and show the medal to him. He is her idol. We are trying to contact him and fix a meeting once we return to India," husband Nikul Patel said.
Tokyo Paralympics: Vinod wins discus bronze but celebrations on holdRediff.com29 Aug 2021
Left bed-ridden for close to 10 years after falling off a cliff, Indian discus thrower Vinod Kumar scripted an astonishing tale of resilience by clinching a bronze medal in the men's F52 event at the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday but a protest has put his celebrations on hold for now.
Tokyo Paralympics: Nishad wins silver in high jumpRediff.com29 Aug 2021
India's Nishad Kumar won the silver medal in men's high jump T46 event at the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday.
I was nervous, that's why I wasn't able to give my 100 percent, says BhavinabenRediff.com29 Aug 2021
After scripting history with a silver medal at the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday, paddler Bhavinaben Patel said nerves played a role in her defeat in the gold medal match against World No 1 Zhou Ying.
Happy to see a woman carry forward my legacy: Malik on Bhavinaben's silverRediff.com29 Aug 2021
Deepa Malik, who won the silver medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics, said she is happy to see Bhavinaben Patel carry forward her legacy of winning a medal at the Games.
Paddler Bhavinaben wins historic silver at Tokyo ParalympicsRediff.com29 Aug 2021
Bhavinaben Patel became only the second Indian woman to win a medal at the Paralympics after she claimed a historic silver following a 0-3 loss to world number one Chinese paddler Ying Zhou in the women's singles table tennis class 4 final at the Tokyo Games on Sunday.
SEE: Villagers celebrate Bhavina's silver with 'garba'Rediff.com29 Aug 2021
Family members and friends of paddler Bhavina Patel broke into the traditional 'garba' dance, burst firecrackers and smeared each other with 'gulal' at her native Sundhiya village in Gujarat's Mehsana district to celebrate her historic silver medal at the Paralympic Games.
Congratulations pour in for Bhavina led by President, PMRediff.com29 Aug 2021
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the country in congratulating paddler Bhavinaben Patel for winning a historic silver medal, India's first, in the ongoing Paralympic Games in Tokyo on Sunday.
Paralympics: 'Nothing is impossible' for TT ace BhavinabenRediff.com28 Aug 2021
Assured of at least a Paralympic silver medal after reaching the table tennis final at the Tokyo Paralympics on Saturday, India's Bhavinaben Patel said she doesn't consider herself as disabled and her performance at the Games proves that 'nothing is impossible'.
Bhavinaben scripts history, storms into Paralympics TT finalRediff.com28 Aug 2021
The 34-year-old Patel, who had surprised even the Indian camp in this Paralympics with her sensational show, stunned China's Miao Zhang 7-11, 11-7, 11-4, 9-11, 11-8 in the semi-final showdown which lasted 34 minutes.
Paralympics: Bhavinaben enters TT semis, assured bronzeRediff.com27 Aug 2021
Bhavinaben Patel scripted history on Friday, becoming the first Indian table tennis player to secure a medal in the Paralympics after entering the semi-finals with a stunning straight-game win over world No. 5 Borislava Peric Rankovic of Serbia in the women's singles Class 4 event, in Tokyo. The 34-year-old won her quarter-final 11-5, 11-6, 11-7 in 18 minutes.
Tokyo Paralympics: Paddler Bhavinaben advances to round of 16Rediff.com26 Aug 2021
Ace Indian paddler Bhavinaben Patel progressed to the Round of 16 in the women's singles Class 4 table tennis event with a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Great Britain's Megan Shackleton at the Tokyo Paralympics on Thursday.
Sathiyan wins Czech Open Table Tennis crownRediff.com25 Aug 2021
The top seeded Indian, ranked 39 in the world, beat Yevhen Pryshchepa of Ukraine 11-0, 11-6, 11-6, 14-12 in the final.
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.
Paralympics: Indians look to make mark in TT, powerlifting and taekwondoRediff.com22 Aug 2021
In para taekwondo, India will be solely represented by 21-year-old Aruna Tanwar. The Haryana-based athlete, who will participate in the women's under 49kg K44 category, will be in action on September 2 from the round-of-16 rounds.
Discus thrower Vinod's classification in F52 category raises hopes of medalRediff.com22 Aug 2021
5 athletes, 6 officials from Indian contingent to take part in Paralympics opening.
'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'
When golf won over India's PM, President and Public!Rediff.com7 Aug 2021
The nation of 1.3 billion people was glued to television sets as early as 5am, following the fortunes of Aditi Ashok, who after three days, was lying second and in line for an unprecedented medal in golf at the Olympics.
Tokyo Games: LIVELY Pix!Rediff.com6 Aug 2021
Capturing the drama at the 2020 Olympics
Tokyo Games: EXTRAORDINARY Pix!Rediff.com6 Aug 2021
Scenes from the 2020 Olympics.
Tokyo Games: THRILLING Pix!Rediff.com2 Aug 2021
Capturing the drama at the 2020 Olympics.
China's Ma retains men's singles Olympics TT crownRediff.com31 Jul 2021
The 32-year-old clinched his fourth gold medal at his third Olympics by defeating compatriot Fan Zhendong 11-4, 10-12, 11-8, 11-9, 3-11, 11-7.
Manika Batra's Winning Style MomentsRediff.com29 Jul 2021
How the table tennis star keeps it cute and casual.
The biggest surprises at Tokyo OlympicsRediff.com28 Jul 2021
Some of the biggest surprises so far from the Tokyo Games.
Tokyo Olympics: How India's athletes fared on Tuesday, July 27Rediff.com27 Jul 2021
A look at Indian athletes' showing at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, July 27.
Manika to face action for snubbing national coach, says TTFIRediff.com27 Jul 2021
The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) on Tuesday termed Manika Batra's decision to not take the help of national coach Soumyadeep Roy during her matches at the Tokyo Olympics as a brazen 'act of indiscipline'.
Noisy delegations make up for absent fans at GamesRediff.com27 Jul 2021
Chinese supporters have been visible and vocal.
Sharath takes game off great Ma Long before exitingRediff.com27 Jul 2021
The Indian paddler fought tooth and nail to take the second game from Long but eventually lost 7-11, 11-8, 11-13, 4-11, 4-11 in 46 minutes.