I was under pressure to win today: Yogeshwar Dutt
I was under pressure to win today: Yogeshwar Dutt

Star grappler Yogeshwar Dutt on Tuesday heaved a sigh of relief after clinching a spot for the World Championships by beating Amit Kumar Dhankhar, who had gone to court last year against the Olympic medallist alleging favouritism.

2014 Commonwealth Games end with colourful closing ceremony

The curtains came down on the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a colourful ceremony that witnessed some power packed performances by famous Scottish singer Lulu, pop band Deacon Blue, Australian singer Kylie Minogue and more than 2,000 performers Sunday night at the Hampden Park, Scotland`s National Stadium.

2014 Commonwealth Games closing ceremony: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the closing ceremony of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 11: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 11, final day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

CWG 2014: Usain Bolt charms as Jamaica and Kenya dominate

Although only racing in the programme-ending 4x100m relay, the larger-than-life presence of Usain Bolt dominated track and field at the Commonwealth Games, hit by the absence of several other big names.

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa announces Rs.50 lakh each for squash doubles gold winners

Lauding the performance of Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa, who won the squash doubles gold at the Commonwealth Games, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Sunday announced a cash award of Rs.50 lakh each to the winners.

CWG 2014: Dominant Tom Daley retains diving title

England`s Tom Daley retained his 10-metre platform diving title with a dominant display at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.

Usain Bolt again says could run until 2017 worlds

Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt has repeated his intention to continue competing until the world championships in 2017 after winning relay gold at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.

My next target is Asian Games: Dipa Karmakar

Fresh from a historic bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games, Gymnast Dipa Karmakar has not set her eyes on an Asian Games medal.

India`s schedule on Day 11 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Finally, the sporting jamboree of the Commonwealth comes to its final day in Glasgow. After a disappointing Day 10 at the Games, India will look to win few more gold medals from badminton and hockey. Despite the gold medal by squash players Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa in women`s double event, four boxers settled with silver medals despite starting.

CWG 2014: Gold the best remedy for burdened Sally Pearson

After a week of controversy surrounding a feud with her coach, Australia’s Sally Pearson felt the weight of the world lifted from her shoulders as she raced to 100 metres hurdles gold at the Commonwealth Games on Friday.

India`s schedule on Day 10 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

The penultimate day of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will have Indian fighting for more medals in athletics, boxing, diving, table tennis and squash; and some important outings in badminton and hockey.

Emelia Gorecka overcomes all the odds to run in Glasgow

When England’s Emelia Gorecka runs in the 5,000 metres final at the Commonwealth Games she will know any temporary pain on the track will be nothing compared to what she has been through just to get to Glasgow.

CWG: Shootout stars England to face Australia in women`s hockey final

England will face Australia for the gold medal in the women`s hockey at the Commonwealth games on Saturday after they beat New Zealand 3-1 on a penalty shootout on Friday.

Commonwealth Games: Sardar Singh suspended for semi-final against New Zealand

In a huge jolt to Indian men`s hockey team captain Sardar Singh has been suspended for the semi-final match against New Zealand Saturday following his yellow card for a dangerous slide tackle in pool A match against South Africa at the Commonwealth Games here.

Commonwealth Games: Seema, Krishna qualify for women`s discus throw final

Both Seema Punia and Krishna Poonia advanced to the women`s discus throw final but while Seema`s throw put her in second position, Krishna was placed a lowly 11th in the qualification round of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park Stadium.

India`s schedule on Day 9 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

After a rewarding Day 8, India will look to improve on the overall standing in the medal tally. Day 9 at the Games will see Indians in action in boxing, as many as six puglists featuring in their respectibve semi-final bouts.

2014 CWG: Australian weightlifter Francois Etoundi charged with assault

Weightlifting bronze medallist Francois Etoundi has been identified as the Australian athlete charged with assault by Glasgow police.

Annu Rani nowhere near her best javelin mark in Glasgow

India`s Annu Rani failed to reproduce her best in the javelin event for women at the Commonwealth Games and finished eighth in a field of 12, measuring a distance of 56.37 metres here at Hampden Park Wednesday night.

2014 CWG: Mixed day for India in lawn bowls

It was a mixed day for Indians in 2014 Commonwealth Games lawn bowls, as Sam Bahadur won both his men`s singles match while the women`s team lost their pairs match but won in triples at the Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls centre here Wednesday.