2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games

Sports Ministry issues showcause notice to IOA; Suresh Kalmadi declines life presidency

Sports Ministry issues showcause notice to IOA; Suresh Kalmadi declines life presidency

The IOA during its annual general meeting named Kalmadi and Chautala as life time presidents.

Dec 28, 2016, 16:18 PM IST
Dangal controversy: Geeta Phogat’s real coach considers legal action against Aamir Khan for 'distorting facts'

Dangal controversy: Geeta Phogat’s real coach considers legal action against Aamir Khan for 'distorting facts'

Dangal certainly is the talk of the town, but not everyone is happy with the Aamir Khan-starer sports biopic.

Dec 28, 2016, 14:33 PM IST
This Geeta Phogat real fight will put Dangal to shame — WATCH

This Geeta Phogat real fight will put Dangal to shame — WATCH

The 28-year-old in 2010 became the first ever Indian women wrestler to win a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games.

Dec 25, 2016, 10:02 AM IST
2-year-old archery prodigy Dolly sets national record

2-year-old archery prodigy Dolly sets national record

A two-year-old girl archery prodigy Cherukuli Dalli Shivani from Vijaywada on Tuesday achieved a stunning feat by setting a new record and entering her name into the India Book of Records.

Mar 25, 2015, 09:55 AM IST

Arjuna awardee wrestler wonders why Delhi is hosting CWG

Arjuna award winning wrestler Sokhender Tomar today came out against Commonwealth Games in the capital saying that poor people’s money have been plundered for the multi-sporting extravaganza.

Aug 06, 2010, 23:54 PM IST

Arjuna awardee wrestler wonders why Delhi is hosting CWG

Arjuna award winning wrestler Sokhender Tomar today came out against Commonwealth Games in the capital saying that poor people’s money have been plundered for the multi-sporting extravaganza.

Aug 06, 2010, 23:54 PM IST

India not prepared to hold CWG: Ashok Kumar

With a series of scam allegations rocking the build-up to Commonwealth Games, former India hockey captain Ashok Kumar on Fridaysaid the country was not prepared to host such a big event.

Aug 06, 2010, 22:04 PM IST

India not prepared to hold CWG: Ashok Kumar

With a series of scam allegations rocking the build-up to Commonwealth Games, former India hockey captain Ashok Kumar on Fridaysaid the country was not prepared to host such a big event.

Aug 06, 2010, 22:04 PM IST

Kalmadi unveils CWG medals, hopes windfall for Indians

Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Friday unveiled the victory medallions for the Commonwealth Games.

Aug 06, 2010, 21:04 PM IST

Kalmadi unveils CWG medals, hopes windfall for Indians

Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Friday unveiled the victory medallions for the Commonwealth Games.

Aug 06, 2010, 21:04 PM IST

Delhi Games timing is off-season for swimming: Canada coach

Canada’s 200m breaststroke world record holder Annamay Pierse and coach Pierre Lafontaine feel the timing of the Delhi Commonwealth Games is off-season for swimming.

Aug 06, 2010, 18:14 PM IST

Delhi Games timing is off-season for swimming: Canada coach

Canada’s 200m breaststroke world record holder Annamay Pierse and coach Pierre Lafontaine feel the timing of the Delhi Commonwealth Games is off-season for swimming.

Aug 06, 2010, 18:14 PM IST

All deals related to CWG should be made public: Gill

Sports Minister M S Gill promised to take “prompt and appropriate” against corruption cases in the Commonwealth Games and said all deals related to the sporting extravangza should be be tabled in Parliament.

Jul 31, 2010, 17:24 PM IST

All deals related to CWG should be made public: Gill

Sports Minister M S Gill promised to take “prompt and appropriate” against corruption cases in the Commonwealth Games and said all deals related to the sporting extravangza should be be tabled in Parliament.

Jul 31, 2010, 17:24 PM IST

BCCI refuses to grant Rs 100 cr aid to CWG

The BCCI said on Saturday that it would not be able to give Rs 100 crore grant to the Delhi Commonwealth Games organizers.

Jul 31, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Aamir Khan, Javed Akhtar for CWG

Bollywood star Aamir Khan and lyricist Javed Akhtar will be among a host of celebrities promoting the upcoming Commonwealth Games through an audio-visual campaign.

Mar 07, 2010, 17:20 PM IST

Aamir Khan, Javed Akhtar for CWG

Bollywood star Aamir Khan and lyricist Javed Akhtar will be among a host of celebrities promoting the upcoming Commonwealth Games through an audio-visual campaign.

Mar 07, 2010, 17:20 PM IST

CGF confident of safe and successful Delhi Games: Hooper

CGF CEO Mike Hooper assured the concerned foreign athletes by saying the security planning for the Commonwealth Games is satisfactory and that India would host a safe and successful event in October.

Mar 05, 2010, 20:36 PM IST

CGF confident of safe and successful Delhi Games: Hooper

CGF CEO Mike Hooper assured the concerned foreign athletes by saying the security planning for the Commonwealth Games is satisfactory and that India would host a safe and successful event in October.

Mar 05, 2010, 20:36 PM IST

GoM takes stock of CWG progress, discusses ceremonies

A day after CGF President Michael Fennell’s criticism over delay in construction of venues, the Group of Ministers for the Commonwealth Games met to take stock of the progress.

Dec 20, 2009, 15:39 PM IST