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Sakshi Malik: Seven interesting facts about India's first Rio medalist

Sakshi Malik: Seven interesting facts about India's first Rio medalist

The 23-year-old girl from Haryana defeated Kyrgyzstan's Aisuluu Tynybekov to become the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal and the fourth Indian wrestler to win medal at the biggest sporting event in the world.

Medal huge confidence booster ahead of Olympics: Roelant Oltmans

Medal huge confidence booster ahead of Olympics: Roelant Oltmans

India beat Netherlands to win the bronze in the HWL Final to end 33-year-old medal jinx in a major international tournament.

Garbine Muguruza honoured with Royal Order of Sports Merit

Garbine Muguruza honoured with Royal Order of Sports Merit

Muguruza was a finalist in Wimbledon and a semi-finalist at WTA Finals.

India settle for bronze in Snooker World Cup

India settle for bronze in Snooker World Cup

India settled for a bronze medal after narrowly missing the final berth of the Snooker World Cup here on Sunday.

Vikas Gowda wins bronze in Shanghai IAAF Diamond League

Vikas Gowda wins bronze in Shanghai IAAF Diamond League

 Ace India discus thrower Vikas Gowda won a bronze medal in the second leg of the prestigious IAAF Diamond League series here on Sunday.

Azlan Shah Cup: Spirited India beat Korea in shoot-out to finish 3rd

Azlan Shah Cup: Spirited India beat Korea in shoot-out to finish 3rd

India produced a spirited performance to beat Korea 4-1 in the penalty shoot-out after both the teams were locked at 2-2 at regulation time, to finish a creditable third in the 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament, here.

Jitu Rai wins bronze at ISSF World Cup in Korea

Jitu Rai wins bronze at ISSF World Cup in Korea

 Celebrated Indian shooter Jitu Rai shot his way to a bronze medal in the men's 10-metre air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF Shooting World Cup here on Sunday.

Qatar`s Al-Attiyah wins second Dakar Rally title

Qatar`s Al-Attiyah wins second Dakar Rally title

Qatar`s Nasser Al-Attiyah clinched his second Dakar Rally car title on Saturday to give British marque Mini their fourth consecutive success in the grueling event.

Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India

Laisram Sarita Devi suspension: Delhi High Court seeks responses of IOA, Boxing India

Delhi High Court has sought the response of Boxing India, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and boxer Laisram Sarita Devi on a plea challenging her suspension by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games in South Korea.

Laishram Sarita Devi's suspension: Delhi High Court seeks Boxing India's response

Laishram Sarita Devi's suspension: Delhi High Court seeks Boxing India's response

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response from Boxing India on a plea challenging International Boxing Association's (AIBA) decision to suspend boxer Laishram Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games in South Korea.

Loss against Pakistan was haunting us, says Roelant Oltmans

Loss against Pakistan was haunting us, says Roelant Oltmans

Indian players lacked energy in the bronze medal match against Australia as the heart-breaking defeat against Pakistan kept haunting the side, High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans said on Sunday.

Fifty years later, American skating team claims Olympics bronze

Fifty years later, American skating team claims Olympics bronze

Fifty years after Vivian Joseph and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair on Tuesday officially claimed the bronze medal.

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge won the Chicago Marathon men`s crown on Sunday in an unofficial time of two hours, four minutes and 11 seconds.

OCA President declares Incheon Asiad successful

OCA President declares Incheon Asiad successful

Olympic Council of Asia President Sheik Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah hailed the Incheon Asian Games a success Saturday and said women's basketball teams at future Asian Games could be allowed to wear hijabs.

Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze

Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze

The Indian women's hockey team arrived here on Friday to a grand welcome after bagging the bronze medal at the Asian Games in Incheon.

Asian Games: Manju Bala's bronze medal upgraded after higher finisher tests positive

Asian Games: Manju Bala's bronze medal upgraded after higher finisher tests positive

The Asian Games hammer throw bronze won by India's Manju Bala has been upgraded to silver after one of the two Chinese competitors who finished ahead of her in the women's final, returned positive for dope test.

Asian Games: Boxing row prompts `fair play` warning

Asian Games: Boxing row prompts `fair play` warning

Asian Games organisers Thursday urged boxing`s world body to "ensure fair play" after an Indian fighter tearfully refused her bronze medal in a row over judging.

Laishram Sarita Devi matter lands in OCA doorsteps

Laishram Sarita Devi matter lands in OCA doorsteps

The organising committee of Asian Games on Thursday said that Indian boxer Laishram Sarita Devi's refusal to accept her bronze medal during the ceremony was "regretful and against the spirit of sportsmanship" and the matter has now landed in the doorsteps of Olympic Council of Asia.