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Paralympics: Taekwondo player Aruna withdraws with injuryRediff.com2 Sep 2021
Aruna Tanwar enters Taekwondo quarters.
Afghan Paralympian makes debut after top-secret evacuationRediff.com2 Sep 2021
In her August 17 video appeal, Khudadadi had said: "I don't want my struggle to be in vain and without any results."
Afghanistan's athletes arrive in Tokyo for ParalympicsRediff.com29 Aug 2021
Zakai Khudadadi, a Taekwondo athlete, and track athlete Hossain Rasouli were evacuated from the Afghan capital a week ago and landed in Tokyo on a flight from Paris.
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.
Female Afghan athlete makes plea for help to get to TokyoRediff.com18 Aug 2021
Khodadadi, 23, and track athlete Hossain Rasouli had been scheduled to arrive in Tokyo on Tuesday but were unable to fly out.
How Sonika, Rinna Make Birthdays SpecialRediff.com10 Aug 2021
'That we could touch someone's loving memory is fulfilling; it is something we both cherish.'
Tokyo Games: STUNNING Pix!Rediff.com26 Jul 2021
Capturing the drama at the 2020 Olympics.
PIX: Tokyo Olympics GOLD winners on July 24Rediff.com24 Jul 2021
All the gold medallists from Saturday's action at the Tokyo Olympics.
Three more athletes test positive for COVID-19 at Tokyo GamesRediff.com23 Jul 2021
Olympics-related cases rose by 19, organisers said, bringing the total number of disclosed cases to 106.
More COVID cases at Tokyo Olympic VillageRediff.com22 Jul 2021
Two athletes residing in the Olympic village tested positive for COVID-19.
COVID scare at Olympics: Three athletes ruled out after positive testRediff.com21 Jul 2021
Chilean Taekwondo player Fernanda Aguirre, Dutch skateboarder Candy Jacobs and Czech TT player Pavel Sirucek were forced to withdraw from the Tokyo Olympics and placed in quarantine.
How Arjan maintains his 6 Pack AbsRediff.com15 Jul 2021
Actor Arjan Bajwa shares his diet and fitness secrets.
E-sports, breakdancing win 2022 Asian Games spotsRediff.com18 Dec 2020
Breakdancing, considered one of the pillars of hip-hop culture, will also make its Asian Games bow in 2022, two years before it features in the Olympics for the first time in Paris.
PIX: Egypt's Olympic medallist trains in living roomRediff.com10 Jun 2020
Egypt's Olympic bronze medallist Hedaya Malak says she imagines her living room is a taekwondo hall as she tries to adjust to training from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic and keep in shape for her third Games. The 27-year-old, who finished third in the -57kg category at the Rio Olympics four years ago, has already qualified for the Tokyo Games, which were postponed for a year to 2021 in March.
What's keeping star kids busy? Take a look!Rediff.com9 Jun 2020
Just how have Bollywood's star kids been entertaining themselves in the lockdown?
Gym closures force Kenyan sports champions to train by roadsideRediff.com26 May 2020
Kenya taekwondo champion Vincent Ochieng usually trains in school sports halls in Kisumu, but now he is working out with hundreds of other people on the gritty surface of the western city's biggest highway flyover. The government closed sports facilities in March as part of measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, leaving athletes like Ochieng, who was looking forward to representing Kenya at the World Taekwondo Championships in China in October, with nowhere to train.
Mrs Serial Killer reviewRediff.com4 May 2020
'This 100-minute film just doesn't entertain you for even 10 minutes,' complains Joginder Tuteja.
What do kids miss most during lockdown? They reveal through artRediff.com29 Apr 2020
Missing their grandparents, not being able to go out and meet their friends.... These are just some of the things that kids, who have been confined to their homes due to the coronavirus lockdown, have revealed. From Tokyo to Buenos Aires, and New York to Kathmandu, youngsters have taken to their balconies or front lawns to display and explain the drawings they have made to Reuters photographers.
Epicentre of COVID-19, China to host Asian Youth GamesRediff.com1 Apr 2020
China will host the third edition of the Asian Youth Games in Shantou in November next year, the Olympic Council of Asia said. The OCA has decided to hold the Asian Youth Games from November 20 to 28. The host city was decided by the OCA in 2019 but the dates of the multi-sporting event was announced on Wednesday.
Iran's Olympic medalist has coronavirusRediff.com28 Mar 2020
Tasnim news agency reported Iran Athletic Federation doctor Ashkan Ordibehesht as saying that Ehsan Hadadi had self-quarantined after being diagnosed with the virus.
India dominates SAG; win 50 medals on Day 4Rediff.com5 Dec 2019
India added 26 gold, 18 silver and 6 bronze on Thursday.
SAG 2019: India continue impressive show with 15 gold medalsRediff.com4 Dec 2019
Track and field athletes led India's gold rush on the third day of competitions at the 13th South Asian Games as the country added a whopping 29 medals to jump to the top of the medals tally, in Kathmandu, on Wednesday.
SAG 2019: Dominant India bags 27 medals on Day 2Rediff.com3 Dec 2019
Mehuli Ghosh's effort will, however, not be considered as a world record, as the South Asian Games' results are not recognised by the international body (ISSF) for the purpose of records.
Sports Shorts: Big 3, Murray to play in ATP CupRediff.com14 Sep 2019
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Saturday
AbRam joins the Fight Club!Rediff.com27 Aug 2019
The superstar posted a picture of his son graduating to the yellow belt in Taekwondo, which is the second level after the beginner's white belt.
PHOTOS: Eye-catching moments from the Pan Am GamesRediff.com8 Aug 2019
Despite it all, the participants, from across the American continent, show up as they vie for the medals and glory. Along the way, they give us some moments that are captured for posterity. Here are some eye-catching scenes from the Pan Am Games...
Sports Shorts: Semenya to run in Doha as storm rages over new IAAF rulesRediff.com2 May 2019
A summary of sports events and persons who made news on Thursday
'No one knew I was Bhagyashree's son'Rediff.com3 Apr 2019
'All mothers are the same. Mine came out of the MAMI screening, crying.' 'Recently, a critic compared me to the best debut since Hrithik sir and she was so overwhelmed with that.' 'Someone said 'You are Bhagyashree's son and the innocence is the same.' 'Even if I can even touch the shadow of that in my entire career, I will be very happy.'
Delhi pollution threatens to spoil boxing worldsRediff.com11 Nov 2018
Delhi's toxic air has left some of the women boxers, gathered in the city for the AIBA World Championship, gasping for breath but Indian people's renowned hospitality is providing some comfort.
How Afghan officials are shielding athletes from trouble at homeRediff.com22 Aug 2018
Afghanistan officials are trying to shield their athletes from trouble brewing back home as the war-ravaged country chases its first Asian Games gold in Indonesia.
India's schedule at the Asian Games: Day 4Rediff.com21 Aug 2018
India's schedule at the Asian Games: Day 4
Asiad 2018: Check out India's schedule on Day 2Rediff.com19 Aug 2018
Following is India's schedule on Day 2 of competitions at the 18th Asian Games on Monday.
Celebration time in J&K as Pencak Silat gets Asian Games nodRediff.com8 Jul 2018
The Indian Olympic Association went against the popular mood for football to give the little-known Pencak Silat a chance at the Asian Games.
India names 524-member contingent for Asian GamesRediff.com3 Jul 2018
The contingent comprises 277 men and 247 women athletes. In the 2014 Incheon Asian Games, the Indian contingent featured 541 athletes across 28 disciplines.
Sports Shorts: Sudeva FC buys Spanish third division clubRediff.com24 May 2018
A summary of sports events and persons who made news on Thursday.
Sports Shorts: Koreas target unified march at Asian GamesRediff.com3 Apr 2018
A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Tuesday
How much is a North Korean athlete worth?Rediff.com16 Feb 2018
North Korean have proven to be priceless when measured in diplomatic currency at South Korea's Winter Games
Day 6: What's hot at the Pyeongchang Winter OlympicsRediff.com14 Feb 2018
North Korean pair given warm welcome on Pyeongchang debut
Tonga's flag bearer goes shirtless again at Winter OlympicsRediff.com9 Feb 2018
When the North Korean athletes took over, it became a more austere affair.