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Sudha Singh misses out in India's 24-member World Championships squad

Sudha Singh misses out in India's 24-member World Championships squad

Selection Committee chairman Gurbachan Singh Randhawa said that the performance of all the three in the Asian Championships in Bhubaneswar (and their season's best) were well below the World Championships qualifying standards.

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to take part in Monaco Diamond League Meeting

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to take part in Monaco Diamond League Meeting

He has a personal best of 86.48m, which he did while setting the world junior record in Poland last year.

Boxer Kavinder Singh Bisht qualifies for World Championship

Boxer Kavinder Singh Bisht qualifies for World Championship

Bisht was up against Malaysia's Salam Abdul Kasim but got a walkover this morning.

Asian Championships: Vikas Krishnan, Shiva Thapa enter semis; among 4 Indian boxers to qualify for World Championships

Asian Championships: Vikas Krishnan, Shiva Thapa enter semis; among 4 Indian boxers to qualify for World Championships

Sumit Sangwan (91kg) and Amit Phangal (49kg) were the other two Indian boxers to book medals as well as World Championship slots in the prestigious continental event.

Usain Bolt, 'fastest man on planet', leaves door open to 2017 sprint double at worlds

Usain Bolt, 'fastest man on planet', leaves door open to 2017 sprint double at worlds

Usain Bolt has wild card entries for both the 100 and 200 metres at the Aug. 5-13 world championships by virtue of winning both events at last year`s worlds in Beijing.

Rio Olympics 2016: Sushil Kumar dropped from first list of probables sent to IOA, demands fresh trials

Rio Olympics 2016: Sushil Kumar dropped from first list of probables sent to IOA, demands fresh trials

Sushil, who previously competed in the 66kg category, had to switch to the 74kg due to international wrestling federation's decision to merge weight categories in 2013.

Sushil Kumar does not see controversy if he or Narsingh Yadav goes to Rio

Sushil Kumar does not see controversy if he or Narsingh Yadav goes to Rio

Sushil said whoever represents the country in the Olympics should do well and he was ready for the trials.
 

Shiva Keshavan forced to pull out of World Championships: Report

Shiva Keshavan forced to pull out of World Championships: Report

Currently the Olympian is also without a sponsor.

I'm sorry India but your man Vijender Singh is losing: Samet Hyuseinov

I'm sorry India but your man Vijender Singh is losing: Samet Hyuseinov

Vijender has so far competed in two bouts since turning pro in July.

 

After impressing Manny Pacquiao, Shiva Thapa eyes Olympics berth through WSB

After impressing Manny Pacquiao, Shiva Thapa eyes Olympics berth through WSB

Shiva Thapa is now eyeing a stint in the World Series of Boxing to qualify for next year's Olympics.

P V Sindhu reaches quarterfinals of Denmark Open

P V Sindhu reaches quarterfinals of Denmark Open

P V Sindhu emerged as the only surviving Indian at the Denmark Open.

Vikas Krishan, Shiva Thapa advance to pre-quarters at World Championships

Vikas Krishan, Shiva Thapa advance to pre-quarters at World Championships

Asian silver-medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) and Shiva Thapa (56kg) notched up comprehensive victories to enter the pre-quarters at the World Championships.

Vijender Singh wishes best of luck to Indians at World Championships

Vijender Singh wishes best of luck to Indians at World Championships

He might have bid adieu to the amateur format but star boxer Vijender Singh will be keeping track of the Indian team at the upcoming World Championships in Doha and is confident that the six pugilists in fray would do the country proud.

Was keen to win medal in Wrestling World Championships: Narsingh Yadav

Putting the onus squarely on the wrestling authorities whether he or star grappler Sushil Kumar should fly to the Rio Olympics after winning a quota place at the recent World Championships, Narsingh Yadav on Wednesday said he was very keen to win the bronze medal in Las Vegas.

Asian nations assure participation in Pro Wrestling League New Delhi

Asian nations assure participation in Pro Wrestling League New Delhi

 Asian countries have assured support and participation of their grapplers in the upcoming Pro Wrestling League, to be organised by India, and complimented the national federation for coming up with an "unique" tournament.