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Rajyavardhan Rathore rewards Rs 10 lakh cheque to disqualified athlete Govindan Lakshmanan

Rajyavardhan Rathore rewards Rs 10 lakh cheque to disqualified athlete Govindan Lakshmanan

Govindan Lakshmanan was disqualified from the Asian Games 2018. 

Sep 06, 2018, 22:21 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore to gold medalists of 2018 Asian Games

Arvind Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore to gold medalists of 2018 Asian Games

The reward amount for the gold medalists has been raised to Rs 1 crore from Rs 20 lakh.

Sep 04, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
Shot Putt Champion Tejinderpal Singh Toor's father dies before he could show him his Asian Games Gold medal

Shot Putt Champion Tejinderpal Singh Toor's father dies before he could show him his Asian Games Gold medal

After winning the Gold medal, Tajinder had dedicated his victory to his family. 

Sep 04, 2018, 12:19 PM IST
Ronaldo, Modric and Salah on FIFA player of the year shortlist

Ronaldo, Modric and Salah on FIFA player of the year shortlist

Former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane, France coach Didier Deschamps and Croatia`s Zlatko Dalic were on the shortlist for coach of the year award.

Sep 03, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton wins as Sebastian Vettel spins in Ferrari's backyard

Lewis Hamilton wins as Sebastian Vettel spins in Ferrari's backyard

While Vettel looked to be to blame for his own misfortune, he pointed the finger — which he had hoped to raise in triumph — at Hamilton.

Sep 02, 2018, 22:43 PM IST
Indonesia bids spectacular farewell to Asian Games

Indonesia bids spectacular farewell to Asian Games

Indonesia's love for Bollywood was also on full display as singer Siddharth Slathia and Denada sang popular numbers 'Koi Mil Gaya', 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hain' and 'Jai Ho'.

Sep 02, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian contingent for best Asian Games performance

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian contingent for best Asian Games performance

Terming the performance of the Indian contingent as “excellent”, Prime Minister Modi noted that the 2018 Games “have been the best for India in the history of Asian Games”.

Sep 02, 2018, 19:19 PM IST
India's 69 medals in Asian Games 2018 promises bright future

India's 69 medals in Asian Games 2018 promises bright future

The best-ever medal haul at the 2018 Asian Games is a leap forward for Indian sport after the Commonwealth Games medal spurt.

Sep 02, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
For Asian games bronze, sailor Harshita Tomar gets Rs 50 lakh reward from Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

For Asian games bronze, sailor Harshita Tomar gets Rs 50 lakh reward from Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday announced a cash award of Rs 50 lakh for Asian Games medallist Harshita Tomar. 

Sep 02, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
India registers its best ever Asian Games performance with 69 medals

India registers its best ever Asian Games performance with 69 medals

India registered its best ever performance in Asian Games by bagging 69 medals, including 15 gold, 24 silver and 30 bronze medals.

Sep 01, 2018, 23:15 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Young and old make hay in fitting finale to India's campaign

Asian Games 2018: Young and old make hay in fitting finale to India's campaign

India equalled its best gold medal haul by touching 15, something that last happened back in 1951, and the overall tally surpassed the 65 in Guangzhou by three this time.

Sep 01, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: India prevail 2-1 over Pakistan, to go home with consolation bronze

Asian Games 2018: India prevail 2-1 over Pakistan, to go home with consolation bronze

Akashdeep Singh scored a brilliant field goal in the third minute while Harmanpreet Singh extended India's advantage in the 50th minute off a penalty corner. 

Sep 01, 2018, 18:04 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Indian women's team loses in Squash final to Hong Kong, settles for second straight silver

Asian Games 2018: Indian women's team loses in Squash final to Hong Kong, settles for second straight silver

Sunayna Kuruvilla and India number one Joshna Chinappa lost their respective singles as the team suffered its second defeat.

Sep 01, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: India sails past another hockey heartbreak, equals best medal haul

Asian Games 2018: India sails past another hockey heartbreak, equals best medal haul

A golden dream unfulfilled for over 30 years remained just that in women's hockey but India equalled its best ever medal haul as sailors joined the assorted contributors to the country's tally at

Aug 31, 2018, 22:26 PM IST
Joshna Chinappa fires Indian women's team to final, men settle for bronze

Joshna Chinappa fires Indian women's team to final, men settle for bronze

Joshna Chinappa upstaged eight-time world champion Nicol David as the Indian women's squash team outplayed defending champions Malaysia 2-0 to enter its second successive Asian Games final here on

Aug 31, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
Serena Williams and Venus Williams showdown set for day five at US Open

Serena Williams and Venus Williams showdown set for day five at US Open

The 30th career meeting between Serena and Venus also marks the first time the sisters have faced each other this early at a Grand Slam since the second round of the 1998 Australian Open.

Aug 31, 2018, 15:27 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Jinson Johnson, women's relay team burn track; hockey flops

Asian Games 2018: Jinson Johnson, women's relay team burn track; hockey flops

The Malaysians handed India a heartbreaking 6-7 loss in sudden death after an exhausting shoot-off.

Aug 30, 2018, 22:02 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran enter TT pre-quarters

Asian Games 2018: Manika Batra, Sharath Kamal, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran enter TT pre-quarters

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran also made it to the round of 16 but it was curtains for Mouma Das in women's singles.

Aug 30, 2018, 21:25 PM IST
Jinson Johnson, women's 4x400m relay continue gold rush at Asian Games 2018

Jinson Johnson, women's 4x400m relay continue gold rush at Asian Games 2018

India produced its best ever show in athletics today since the inaugural 1951 edition.

Aug 30, 2018, 20:46 PM IST
Asiad Hockey: Malaysia knock defending champions India out of gold-medal contention

Asiad Hockey: Malaysia knock defending champions India out of gold-medal contention

The Malaysians handed India a heartbreaking 6-7 loss in sudden death after an exhausting shoot-off.

Aug 30, 2018, 20:31 PM IST