World University Games

AIU bans 3 archers for three years for no show in Universiade

AIU bans 3 archers for three years for no show in Universiade

Cracking the whip on the three archers who missed the bronze medal play-off during the recently-concluded World University Games, the Association of Indian Universities has banned them and their coach for three years, besides asking them to return the money spent on them.

Jul 22, 2015, 18:05 PM IST

AAI forms committee to probe University Games fiasco

 The Archery Association of India (AAI) on Thursday formed an three-member enquiry committee to investigate into the men's compound archers' failure to turn up at a bronze medal play-off in the World University Games held earlier this month in Gwangju, Korea.

Jul 16, 2015, 19:02 PM IST
Archery Association of India sends showcause notice to University Games missing archers

Archery Association of India sends showcause notice to University Games missing archers

The Archery Association of India (AAI) today issued a show-cause notice to the archers and coaching staff of the Indian men's compound team after they failed to turn up for a bronze medal play-off match in the recently-held World University Games.

Jul 09, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Inderjeet clinches shot put gold in World University Games

Star athlete Inderjeet Singh on Wednesday won the shot put event to open India's gold medal account in the World University Games here.

Jul 08, 2015, 20:13 PM IST
Indian men's archery team fails to turn up at World University Games, forfeits bronze medal match

Indian men's archery team fails to turn up at World University Games, forfeits bronze medal match

Indian men's compound archery team has brought the country to shame after failing to turn up for a bronze medal play-off match in the World University Games, which prompted the Archery Association of India to order a probe into the matter.

Jul 08, 2015, 16:57 PM IST
CWG medallist gets nod to represent DU at world varsity games

CWG medallist gets nod to represent DU at world varsity games

 Commonwealth Games gold medallist shooter Apurvi Chandela, who was earlier dropped from list of students representing DU at World University Games for not attending the trials, has finally got a nod for the global event to be held next month in South Korea.

Jun 07, 2015, 12:24 PM IST

Shot-putter Inderjeet grabs silver at World University Games

Shot-putter Inderjeet Singh became the first Indian to win a medal in the World University Games (Universiade) as he claimed a silver with a personal best of 19.70m in Kazan, Russia.

Jul 08, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Kazan gears up for World University Games

The 2013 Kazan Universiade is on its final countdown with the opening ceremony to be held on Saturday evening as the Volga river city is ready for the first international multi-sport event in 20 years.

Jul 06, 2013, 16:07 PM IST

‘China lost over $2 bn in Shenzhen Universiade’

China lost 12.8 billion yuan (over USD two billion) in the World University Games last year held at Chinese city of Shenzhen, a recently released report by the city auditor said.

Dec 29, 2012, 18:31 PM IST