Kenenisa Bekele sets sights on Marathon gold in Rio
Kenenisa Bekele sets sights on Marathon gold in Rio

Kenenisa Bekele, world record holder over 5,000 and 10,000 metres, is aiming for Marathon gold at the 2016 Olympics, although the Ethiopian on Sunday said he could yet switch back to a shorter distance at the Rio de Janeiro games.

World Short-Course Swimming: More records tumble as Denmark claim relay gold
World Short-Course Swimming: More records tumble as Denmark claim relay gold

Denmark set a new world record in the women`s 4x50m medley relay as they claimed the gold medal at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha on Friday.

Harinder Pal Sandhu wins gold in men's squash at Beach Games
Harinder Pal Sandhu wins gold in men's squash at Beach Games

India's Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu held his own to defeat Hong Kong's Yip Tsz Fung in an exciting three-game affair to win gold in the men's squash event at the Asian Beach Games, which is currently taking place at Phuket in Thailand.

Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai
Pakistan names women`s cricket tournament after Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai

Pakistan`s cricket authorities have named their under-21 women`s tournament after Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai in an effort to encourage girls to take up the game.

World Gymnastics Championships: Yao, Liu strike gold for China
World Gymnastics Championships: Yao, Liu strike gold for China

Yao Jinnan and Liu Yang upset the established order as they claimed gold for hosts China with their maiden individual titles at the world gymnastics championships on Saturday.

Harinder Pal Sandhu beats Mahesh Harinder Pal to win JSW Indian Squash title
Harinder Pal Sandhu beats Mahesh Harinder Pal to win JSW Indian Squash title

Displaying awesome prowess, third seed Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu got the better of top seed Mahesh Harinder Pal in straight games to bag the title in the Jaipur leg of the JSW Indian Squash Challenger Circuit here on Sunday.

Want to secure place in top 100: Saketh Myneni
Want to secure place in top 100: Saketh Myneni

After putting up a stellar performance at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, tennis player Saketh Sai Myneni said here that he is targeting the 2016 Rio Olympics by securing a position in top 100 in ATP men's ranking.

Asiad gold proved hockey is still alive in India: Roelant Oltmans
Asiad gold proved hockey is still alive in India: Roelant Oltmans

India's gold medal in the just-concluded Asian Games after a 16-year hiatus has proved that hockey is "still alive and kicking" in the country which has a rich history in the sport, feels High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans.

Sreejesh receives warm welcome
Sreejesh receives warm welcome

National hockey team vice-captain P R Sreejesh, the hero of India's triumph in the Asian Games final against Pakistan, was accorded a warm welcome at the international airport here this afternoon.

Asian Games: Happy to answer critics, says Mary Kom
Asian Games: Happy to answer critics, says Mary Kom

Smiling ear to ear after becoming the first Indian woman boxer to clinch an Asian Games gold, M C Mary Kom on Saturday hoped that her historic feat would silence detractors who have questioned her ability to remain at the top.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Mary Kom

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Mary Kom.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates kabaddi teams for Asiad gold
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates kabaddi teams for Asiad gold

"Good news from kabaddi continues," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday as he congratulated the women's and men's kabaddi teams for winning gold medals in Incheon Asiad games today.

I did not let emotions dominate me against Pakistan: Sreejesh
I did not let emotions dominate me against Pakistan: Sreejesh

Still revelling in India's triumph against Pakistan in the Asian Games hockey final, "The Wall of Indian Hockey" goalkeeper PR Sreejesh said that he had entered the field with an intuition to win but keeping his emotions under check was the key to a great performance.

Asian Games: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan to lift cricket gold medal
Asian Games: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan to lift cricket gold medal

Test nation Sri Lanka denied Afghanistan their first ever Asian Games gold medal as they overcame a batting slump to win the cricket final by 68 runs on Friday.

OCA announces cash prize for Birendra Lakra, four women hockey players
OCA announces cash prize for Birendra Lakra, four women hockey players

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has announced cash prize of Rs 50,000 for defender Birendra Lakra, who was part of the Indian men's hockey team that won the gold in the Asian Games.

Men's kabaddi team bags 7th successive Asiad gold
Men's kabaddi team bags 7th successive Asiad gold

Defending champions India staged a late comeback to edge Iran 27-25 in the men's kabaddi final to retain their gold medal at the 17th Asian Games here on Friday.

 Asian Games 2014: PM Modi, other politicos congratulate men's hockey team for winning gold
Asian Games 2014: PM Modi, other politicos congratulate men's hockey team for winning gold

Politicians cutting across party lines joined in to congratulate the men's hockey team for winning gold in 2014 Asian Games on Thursday.

Asian Games: North wary of referees in all-Korea football final
Asian Games: North wary of referees in all-Korea football final

North Korea have moaned about referees going into their Asian Games football final clash with rival South Korea on Thursday with coach Yun Jong-Su calling for a fair fight for gold.

Asian Games, Hockey final: India vs Pakistan - Preview
Asian Games, Hockey final: India vs Pakistan - Preview

For long, India and Pakistan have been the power-houses of hockey. But the sub-continental domination has ceased to exist since the advent of fast-past and somehow physical hockey. Now, the world is witnessing teams from Australia, and European countries ruling the charts.

Priyanka Chopra congratulates Mary Kom for winning gold

Priyanka Chopra, the reel life MC Mary Kom, is ecstatic about the real life boxing champion's gold winning exploits in the women's flyweight category (48-51kg) at the 17th Asian Games on Wednesday. The actor said it symbolises woman power.