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Top-seeded Indian paddlers raring to go

Abhishek Yadav, the bronze medal winner at the recent Asian Youth Games at Nanjing, China, and rising star Suthirtha Mukherjee will be the cynosure of all eyes at the Reliance India Junior and Cadet Open Table Tennis Championships which begins at the NSCI-Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium on Tuesday.

Anjana Thamake felicitated in Nashik

Maharashtra athlete Anjana Thamake, who won a gold at the Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China was felicitated after her arrival here.

Lok Sabha lauds Indian sportspersons

The Lok Sabha on Monday congratulated Indian athletes for winning 14 medals at the 2013 Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China and the women`s archery team for winning the gold medal at the World Cup Stage 4 in Wroclaw, Poland.

Indian track and field athletes win gold and silver

Anjana Dhavalu Thamake clinched the third gold for India by winning the girl`s 800m race on the concluding day of the track and field events in the second Asian Youth Games on Thursday.

Indian squash teams post easy wins at Asian Youth Games

The Indian boys and girls squash teams notched up comfortable victories in all their respective group matches in the team events of the Asian Youth Games, on Tuesday.

Indians add silver and bronze in Asian Youth Games

India added a silver and a bronze to swell their medal tally to six in their controversy-ridden Asian Youth Games campaign on the fifth day of the multi-sporting event, on Tuesday.

AFI president clarifies age criteria confusion

Athletics Federation of India (AFI) president Adille Sumariwalla Monday clarified that a confusion in the eligibility rules led to the selection of overage athletes for the ongoing second Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China.

Asian Youth Games: SAI blames AFI for sending overage players to Nanjing

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Monday blamed the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) after 18 overage athletes were sent back home from the second Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China.

Kush Kumar enters final of squash at Asian Youth Games

India`s Kush Kumar on Sunday entered the finals of the men`s singles squash competition at the 2nd Asian Youth Games after beating NG Eain Yow of Malaysia.

Indians win 2 bronze on first day of Asian Youth Games

M Kavita Devi and T Lalchhanhima opened India`s medal account in the 2nd Asian Youth Games with a bronze medal each in girl`s judo and boy`s weightlifting respectively on the first day of the competition here on Saturday.

WADA warns Asian Youth Games athletes against doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency is warning all athletes at the Asian Youth Games to `Say No To Doping` in a themed activity that began on Friday, the opening day of competition.

Sutirtha, Abhishek eye 2014 Youth Olympics slots

Bolstered by their recent good form, promising young paddlers Sutirtha Mukherjee and Abhishek Yadav will be eyeing a berth in the Youth Olympics Games next year when they spearhead the Indian challenge in the Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China starting August 16.

Nine Indian weightlifters to take part in Youth Games

Indian Weightlifting Federation on Wednesday named a nine-member weightlifting team, including four girls, to participate in the 2nd Youth Asian Games to be held at Nanjing, China from August 16.