Mandeep Kaur

In lucrative Tops Scheme, but Ashwini & Co. not in India team

Just a couple of days ago, the dope-tainted athletes like Ashwini Akkunji, Mandeep Kaur figured in government's lucrative TOPS scheme list, but none of these relay quarter-milers could find a place in 47-member team for the Asian Athletics championships in Wuhan, China.

May 30, 2015, 20:38 PM IST
ONGC felicitates Asian Games medal winners with cash rewards

ONGC felicitates Asian Games medal winners with cash rewards

Eighteen Incheon Asian Games medal winners, including members of gold-winning Indian hockey, squash and women's relay teams, were today felicitated by their employers Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited for bringing laurels to the country in the multi-sporting event.

Oct 11, 2014, 16:53 PM IST
My Asiad gold a slap on face of my critics: Mandeep Kaur

My Asiad gold a slap on face of my critics: Mandeep Kaur

Back into the limelight after serving a two-year ban due to a dope offence, two-time Asian Games gold medallist Mandeep Kaur on Saturday said that she has silenced her critics who thought her career was over with her feat in the just-concluded Incheon Games.

Oct 11, 2014, 16:49 PM IST
Asian Games: India slips in gold, while improving total medals in athletics

Asian Games: India slips in gold, while improving total medals in athletics

Indian track and field athletes performed on expected lines with a creditable haul of 13 medals though lacking in gold count while a few big names bit the dust in the Asian Games here.

Oct 03, 2014, 18:40 PM IST
Asian Games 2014: With two gold medals on Day 13 India jump to ninth place

Asian Games 2014: With two gold medals on Day 13 India jump to ninth place

 The Indian men's hockey team regained the gold medal after a gap of 16 years while the women's 4x400m relay team also picked up a yellow metal as India added four medals to jump to the ninth position in the overall standings in the 17th Asian Games here on Thursday.

Oct 02, 2014, 19:18 PM IST

Ashwini vows to get India another medal

Keen to make an impression a year after her doping ban ended in July 2013, India`s premier athlete Ashwini Akkunji is eyeing a medal in the individual 400 meter hurdle at the upcoming Commonwealth Games.

Jul 16, 2014, 16:48 PM IST

40 Indian athletes in IAAF list of dope offenders

India has nothing to boast of in terms of achievements at world stage in athletics, but the country has topped in the number offenders caught for doping under IAAF rules.

Nov 02, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

No relay team for India in London Olympics

India will be without a relay team in the London Olympics as it failed to make the cut in the IAAF list released today.

Aug 03, 2012, 16:18 PM IST

Ashwini & Co. handed enhanced ban in athletics doping scandal

Indian athletics' biggest doping scandal involving six top women athletes, including three Asian and Commonwealth Games gold medallists, ended with the Switzerland-based Court of Arbitration for Sports awarding an enhanced ban of two years on them.

Jul 19, 2012, 00:28 AM IST

No relay team for India in London Olympics

India will be without a relay team in the London Olympics as it failed to make the cut in the IAAF list released on Tuesday.

Jul 03, 2012, 20:03 PM IST

Banned athletes cannot feign ignorance, suggest panel findings

The Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel, which on Friday handed one-year bans to India`s six top women athletes, in its findings concluded that the bottles of `Ginseng Kinapi Pil` given by sacked coach Yuri Ogorodnik were contaminated and contained banned substances.

Dec 23, 2011, 19:39 PM IST

Dope tainted athletes out; Ashwini, Poonia in team

Dope tainted athletes Mandeep Kaur and Sini Jose got the axe as Athletics Federation of India on Sunday named a 37-strong team for the Asian Championships starting on July 7 in Kobe, Japan.

Jul 03, 2011, 23:24 PM IST

Dope tainted athletes out; Ashwini, Poonia in team

Dope tainted athletes Mandeep Kaur and Sini Jose got the axe as Athletics Federation of India on Sunday named a 37-strong team for the Asian Championships starting on July 7 in Kobe, Japan.

Jul 03, 2011, 23:24 PM IST

Mandeep confident of bouncing back

Mandeep Kaur said she is innocent and hopeful of getting a clean chit when she appears before a special panel July 15.

Jul 03, 2011, 12:13 PM IST

Mandeep confident of bouncing back

Mandeep Kaur said she is innocent and hopeful of getting a clean chit when she appears before a special panel July 15.

Jul 03, 2011, 12:13 PM IST

Mandeep asks for food supplements to be examined

India`s leading quarter-milers Mandeep Kaur and Juana Murmu have asked for their vitamin food supplements to be examined which they said were the cause of their returning positive.

Jul 02, 2011, 14:01 PM IST

Mandeep asks for food supplements to be examined

India`s leading quarter-milers Mandeep Kaur and Juana Murmu have asked for their vitamin food supplements to be examined which they said were the cause of their returning positive.

Jul 02, 2011, 14:01 PM IST

Mandeep claims innocence, hits back at federation

Tainted athlete Mandeep Kaur hit back at the Athletics Federation of India for lack of help for the athletes from the federation and also questioned the authorities for not providing personal doctors.

Jul 01, 2011, 15:59 PM IST

Mandeep claims innocence, hits back at federation

Tainted athlete Mandeep Kaur hit back at the Athletics Federation of India for lack of help for the athletes from the federation and also questioned the authorities for not providing personal doctors.

Jul 01, 2011, 15:59 PM IST

Lady cueist Mandeep Kaur is dead

Indian lady cueist Mandeep Kaur, who was last seen in action during the National Billiards and Snooker Championship in Agra, died in a fire accident.

Dec 07, 2009, 21:33 PM IST