Santoshi Matsa

CWG 2014: Nigeria’s Amalaha stripped of weightlifting gold

Nigeria teenager Chika Amalaha has been stripped of her Commonwealth Games weightlifting gold medal after failing a doping test, the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) said on Friday.

Aug 02, 2014, 00:36 AM IST

President congratulates Commonwealth Games medal winners

President Pranab Mukherjee Friday congratulated sportspersons who won medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Thursday.

Aug 01, 2014, 14:13 PM IST

Commonwealth Games: Abhinav Bindra wins gold, India`s medal tally reaches 10 on Day 2

India`s only individual Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra made the country once again proud as he bagged maiden singles gold medal in Men`s 10m Air Rifle event on Day 2 of Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Jul 26, 2014, 09:11 AM IST

Abhinav Bindra bids CWG adieu with gold, teenager Malaika Goel gets silver

It was a memorable swansong at the Commonwealth Games for Abhinav Bindra as the ace marksman bagged the 10m Air Rifle gold medal in a gripping finale with young schoolgirl Malaika Goel turning out to be surprise package winning silver in the 10m air pistol event.

Jul 26, 2014, 08:41 AM IST

Commonwealth Games: Young lifter Santoshi Matsa gets bronze in 53 kg category

India`s good show in the weightlifting arena continued as young Andhra Pradesh girl Santoshi Matsa grabbed the bronze medal in the women`s 53 kg category at the Commonwealth Games here today.

Jul 25, 2014, 23:28 PM IST