Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna
Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna

Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower Vikas Gowda has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna for the second time along with his female counterpart and CWG champion Seema Punia for the coveted award this year.

Over 50,000 children turn up for Salwan Cross Country Run
Over 50,000 children turn up for Salwan Cross Country Run

More than 50,000 school children, including 2500 visually impaired and differently-abled children, took part in the 20th edition of the Salwan Cross Country Run, here on Sunday.

Top Indian athletes to be volunteers at Salwan Marathon

Indian athletes Khushbir Kaur, Mandeep Jangra and Arpinder Singh will be seen running as volunteers along with visually challenged school children at the 20th edition of the Salwan Cross Country Run at the Army Equestrian Centre in Delhi Cantt, Nov 2.

Khushbir, Arpinder to run in Salwan Marathon as voluntteers
Khushbir, Arpinder to run in Salwan Marathon as voluntteers

Asian Games silver winner Khushbir Kaur, Commonwealth Games medallists Arpinder Singh and Mandeep Jangra will run as volunteers along with visually challenged school children at the 20th Salwan Cross Country Marathon Run here on November 2.

Gowda, Arpinder, Luka in Asian Games athletics team

Strong medal prospects Arpinder Singh, Vikas Gowda and Tintu Luka were on Wednesday named in a 56-member Indian athletics team, which included 30 women, for next month`s Asian Games in South Korea.

Commonwealth Games is past, now hope to win gold in Asiad: Arpinder Singh

The triple jump bronze at the Glasgow is "history" and athlete Arpinder Singh is now looking forward to prove himself at the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon, which will provide him with a stage bigger than the one at Hampden Park.

Triple jumper Arpinder Singh clinches bronze at Commonwealth Games

Arpinder Singh signed off India`s show in athletics by winning the men`s triple jump bronze at the Commonwealth Games.

Renjith Maheswary wants to shake off `passenger` tag

Ace triple jumper Renjith Maheswary feels uneasy at being referred to as `passenger` at big events and says he is determined to shake off the dubious tag in the ongoing Asian Championships and next month`s World Championships in Moscow.

Athletes fail to clear World Meet qualifying mark at Fed Cup

The ONGC has retained the overall trophy in the 17th Federation Cup Senior Athletics Championships where not a single Indian athlete could clear even the `B` qualification mark for the World Championship.