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Asian Games 2018: Indian women's hockey team thrashes Indonesia 8-0 in opener

Asian Games 2018: Indian women's hockey team thrashes Indonesia 8-0 in opener

India had as many as 31 shots at Indonesian goal while the hosts did not have any in the whole 60 minutes of four equal quarters.

Aug 19, 2018, 23:29 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Bajrang Punia wins 1st gold, Apurvi Chandela- Ravi Kumar take bronze on Day 1

Asian Games 2018: Bajrang Punia wins 1st gold, Apurvi Chandela- Ravi Kumar take bronze on Day 1

Chandela and Ravi bagged bronze in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event while Bajrang won a gold in freestyle Wrestling under 65 kg category.

Aug 19, 2018, 23:20 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Bajrang Punia rises as new poster boy of Indian wrestling

Asian Games 2018: Bajrang Punia rises as new poster boy of Indian wrestling

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar faded on a day when Bajrang Punia emerged as the new poster boy of Indian wrestling after claiming the country`s first gold at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta

Aug 19, 2018, 21:52 PM IST
Bajrang Punia wins gold for India, beats Japan's Daichi Takatani 11-8 in men's freestyle wrestling 65 kg

Bajrang Punia wins gold for India, beats Japan's Daichi Takatani 11-8 in men's freestyle wrestling 65 kg

The Indian wrestler had booked his place in the semi-finals of the men's 65 kg freestyle event after defeating Fayziev Abdulqosim of Tajikistan.

Aug 19, 2018, 19:45 PM IST
Asian Games: India’s Ravi Kumar and Apurvi Chandela bag bronze in 10m Air Rifle

Asian Games: India’s Ravi Kumar and Apurvi Chandela bag bronze in 10m Air Rifle

India’s Ravi Kumar and Apurvi Chandela bagged bronze medal in 10m Air Rifle Mixed event in the 18th edition of Asian Games on Sunday. The other contenders in the event were China, Mongolia, Taipei

Aug 19, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Asian Games 2018 Medals Tally

Asian Games 2018 Medals Tally

 India stands at the 8th spot in the tally with a total of 65 medals, which include 13 Gold, 23 Silver and 29 Bronze medals. 

Aug 19, 2018, 09:59 AM IST
Asian Games 2018: PM Modi conveys best wishes to Indian contingent

Asian Games 2018: PM Modi conveys best wishes to Indian contingent

The Asian Games will take place simultaneously in Indonesia's capital Jakarta, and Palembang, capital of the province of South Sumatra.

Aug 18, 2018, 19:30 PM IST
Asian Games 2018 opening ceremony: Multi-sport extravaganza officially begins

Asian Games 2018 opening ceremony: Multi-sport extravaganza officially begins

The 18th Asian Games is a multi-sport event which will be co-hosted by Indonesian cities Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2.

Aug 18, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Chance for Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat to enhance status in wrestling

Asian Games 2018: Chance for Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat to enhance status in wrestling

Five of the six Indian men's freestyle wrestlers will be in action on Sunday with CWG gold medallist Bajrang opening his campaign in the 65kg category against Uzbekistan's Sirojiddin Khasanov.

Aug 18, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Indian contingent reaches Jakarta; eye Asiad glory

Asian Games 2018: Indian contingent reaches Jakarta; eye Asiad glory

The Indian contingent on Saturday has reached Jakarta for the 18th Asian Games. The contingent consists of 804 athletes and officials.

Aug 18, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Google sports colourful Doodle on opening day of 18th Asian Games

Google sports colourful Doodle on opening day of 18th Asian Games

This year`s events are happening in Indonesia`s oldest city, Palembang, and the capital city of Jakarta.

Aug 18, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
Asian Games 2018: Dismal start for Indian women basketball team

Asian Games 2018: Dismal start for Indian women basketball team

The Indian women's 5x5 basketball team on Friday started their Asian Games 2018 campaign on a poor note. The Indian women were handed a disappointing  61-79 defeat by Kazakhstan in their Group A

Aug 18, 2018, 00:42 AM IST
Asian Games 2018: Archer Deepika Kumari upbeat despite fever scare

Asian Games 2018: Archer Deepika Kumari upbeat despite fever scare

Her build-up to the Asian Games was affected by a bout of fever but India's star recurve archer, Deepika Kumari, is now getting ready to erase the bitter memories of the 2014 Incheon edition, in

Aug 17, 2018, 23:35 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Annu Rani, Monika Chaudhary ruled out after below-par trials

Asian Games 2018: Annu Rani, Monika Chaudhary ruled out after below-par trials

Javelin thrower Annu Rani and 1500m athlete Monika Chaudhary were ruled out of the 2018 Asian Games.

Aug 17, 2018, 22:36 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Women shuttlers handed tough draw, face top seed Japan in quarters

Asian Games 2018: Women shuttlers handed tough draw, face top seed Japan in quarters

Indian women's team, led by Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu, will have to punch above its weight to salvage any hopes of a medal after being handed a tough draw in the badminton event at the

Aug 17, 2018, 21:42 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: I'm not here to prove anything, says wrestler Sushil Kumar

Asian Games 2018: I'm not here to prove anything, says wrestler Sushil Kumar

Celebrated Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar, whose defeat in a tune-up event raised doubts about his form ahead of the Asian Games, today asserted that he is ‘far from finished’ and is not out there to

Aug 17, 2018, 21:18 PM IST
Asian Games 2018, check complete schedule

Asian Games 2018, check complete schedule

Asian Games 2018 is set to commence in Indonesia on August 18, Saturday. The multi-sport event will be co-hosted by Indonesian cities Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2. 

Aug 16, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Cricketers, Sports fraternity express sorrow over Atal Bihari Vajpayee's death

Cricketers, Sports fraternity express sorrow over Atal Bihari Vajpayee's death

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee died on Thursday at AIIMS. He was admitted on June 11, 2018 and was stable for nine weeks. His condition declined in the last 36 hours and was put on life

Aug 16, 2018, 21:39 PM IST
Sardar Singh more fit than Virat Kohli, scores better in Yo-Yo Endurance test

Sardar Singh more fit than Virat Kohli, scores better in Yo-Yo Endurance test

Sardar followed a strict fitness regime after he was dropped from the Hockey team in October last year. 

Aug 16, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Indian Olympic Association to send Sharan and Sacheti at their own cost

Asian Games 2018: Indian Olympic Association to send Sharan and Sacheti at their own cost

Indian Olympic Association to send Sharan and Sacheti at their own cost

Aug 10, 2018, 20:16 PM IST

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