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Virender Sehwag, PT Usha named in 12-member Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee

Virender Sehwag, PT Usha named in 12-member Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee

The Committee, to be headed by Justice (retd) C K Thakkar, will meet on August 3 to select this year's awardees.

PM Narendra Modi heaps praise of PT Usha, hails India's sports potential

PM Narendra Modi heaps praise of PT Usha, hails India's sports potential

Modi also asked the sports community to decide on a set of goals when India celebrates 75 years of freedom in 2022.

Tintu Luka has done well despite limitations, claims PT Usha

Tintu Luka has done well despite limitations, claims PT Usha

The 28-year-old Tintu, mentored by Usha, has enjoyed success at the Continental level, winning a bronze and a silver at the Asian Games - 2010 Guangzhou (2:01.36) and 2014 Incheon (1:59.19) apart from six medals at the Asian Championships.

PT Usha denies any 'politics' in her chairing a BJP meet

PT Usha denies any 'politics' in her chairing a BJP meet

Usha is known for her stellar performance at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, where she missed the bronze medal in the 400m hurdles finals by 1/100 second.

After Rio Olympics failure, Tintu Luka's uncle blames coach PT Usha for below-par training

After Rio Olympics failure, Tintu Luka's uncle blames coach PT Usha for below-par training

Tintu's uncle questioned if Usha has deliberately denied the opportunities to the 27-year-old fearing of losing her own athletics glory.

WATCH: How PT Usha missed medal by 100th of a second at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics

WATCH: How PT Usha missed medal by 100th of a second at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics

PT Usha narrowly missed a medal at 1984 Los Angeles Olympics in women's 400m hurdles, by hundredth of a second.

Tintu Luka, Lalita Babar, Sudha Singh stand good chance in Rio: PT Usha

Tintu Luka, Lalita Babar, Sudha Singh stand good chance in Rio: PT Usha

Tintu, Sudha and Lalita have qualified for Rio in 100m dash, and 3000m steeplechase, respectively.

Athletes, shooters, wrestlers, boxers are all Goodwill Ambassadors, what's the need of Salman Khan? Asks Milkha Singh

Athletes, shooters, wrestlers, boxers are all Goodwill Ambassadors, what's the need of Salman Khan? Asks Milkha Singh

Soon after Milkha raised his objection, Salman's father Salim Khan lashed out at him saying that it was the Bollywood industry which resurrected him from fading away in oblivion.

Milkha Singh for time-bound plan to produce top athletes

Milkha Singh for time-bound plan to produce top athletes

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh on Sunday said the government should chart out a time-bound plan with the help of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and other sports bodies to produce athletes who excel internationally.

PT Usha writes to PM against holding boys&girls events separately

PT Usha writes to PM against holding boys&girls events separately

SGFI is the national apex body for organising various sports and games among all Indian schools.