Indian gymnast

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian gymnast Pranati Nayak fails to qualify in Women's Vault final

Indian gymnast Pranati Nayak failed to qualify for the women's vault finals on Sunday.

Apr 08, 2018, 20:54 PM IST

Dipa Karmakar not to return BMW, says getting any gift from Sachin Tendulkar is big

Dipa became a national sensation after producing impressive performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Oct 13, 2016, 21:03 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar's friend Chamundeswarinath to discuss BMW maintenance issues with Dipa Karmakar

Dipa Karmakar expressed desire to return the gifted BMW on the difficulties she is facing in handling the vehicle.

Oct 12, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

After winning hearts with Produnova, Dipa Karmakar now wants to beat Simone Biles at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

At the 2016 Rio Olympics, Dipa finished fourth in the women's vault final in the artistic gymnastics.

Sep 18, 2016, 22:34 PM IST

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar will get busy with MA examination

The 23-year-old Tripura girl, who had become first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for the Olympics, scored 15.066 points, a mere 0.150 less than eventual bronze winner.

Aug 19, 2016, 22:10 PM IST

Exhilarated Tripura waits with bated breath for Dipa Karmakar's performance in Rio finals

Dipa is the first Indian gymnast to make the cut in the Olympics in 52 years.

Aug 14, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

Dipa Karmakar chases Olympics history at Rio: Know Indian gymnast's vault final opponents

Tripura girl will face very stiff competitions from American Simone Biles, Russian Maria Paseka and Hong Un-jong of North Korea.

Aug 14, 2016, 12:49 PM IST

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9 Preview: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar, tennis duo in with chance to open medal chest

The country's hopes of opening the medal chest rest on diminutive gymnast Dipa Karmakar and mixed doubles tennis duo of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna.

Aug 14, 2016, 10:49 AM IST

Vault specialist Dipa Karmakar makes history at 2016 Rio Olympics; becomes first Indian gymnast to qualify for apparatus finals

She finished eighth in the Vault rotation with a score of 14.850.

Aug 08, 2016, 06:27 AM IST

MUST WATCH: Vault of Death! When Dipa Karmakar did the unthinkable by landing the Produnova

Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar on Sunday moved closer to winning an Olympic medal by finishing sixth in Vault during apparatus round at HSBC Arena, in Rio de Janeiro.

Aug 08, 2016, 01:07 AM IST

FIG awards Dipa Karmakar with 'World Class Gymnast' badge ahead of Rio Olympics

Top 30 qualifiers in multiple apparatus events are awarded with this distinction, which is a once-in-a-career moment for a gymnast.

Jul 08, 2016, 17:42 PM IST

Will look to continue creating history: Dipa Karmakar

She booked her Rio ticket with a gold medal in an Olympic Test event.

Apr 21, 2016, 11:24 AM IST

After Narendra Modi, Shah Rukh Khan lauds gymnast ​Dipa Karmakar, says her achievements inspire us

Shah Rukh took to micro blogging site Twitter and hailed the young Indian gymnast.

Apr 20, 2016, 10:41 AM IST

Narendra Modi lauds Dipa Karmakar, says determination helped her create history

Modi hailed her by saying that she brought laurels for the country by her sheer determination.

Apr 19, 2016, 16:09 PM IST

Dipa Karmakar: Five facts you ought to know about Indian Olympic qualifier

Karmakar hails from Agartala (Tripura) and started practicing gymnastics when she was 6 years old.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

Dipa Karmakar settles for fifth place in 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

Dipa Karmakar finished fifth in women's Vault Final at 2015 World Championships in Glasgow.

Oct 31, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

Young gymnast Dipa Karmakar makes history, becomes first Indian to qualify for World Championships finals

Young Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar made history on Sunday becoming the first ever Indian to qualify for the finals of World Gymnastics Championships..

Oct 25, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Can't expect big rewards from a state like Tripura: Dipa Karmakar

In a country where stories of athletes being unhappy about lack of rewards are fairly routine, Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist gymnast Dipa Karmakar says she has no complaints about her feats not fetching her big financial returns as it is not easy for a small state like Tripura to dole out huge cash awards.

Feb 07, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Talk of expectations makes me angry: says gymnast Ashish Kumar

Ravaged by injuries and left to fend for himself without a coach for three years now, India's first-ever gymnast to win Commonwealth and Asian Games medals, Ashish Kumar gets angry the moment anyone talks about expectations with him.

Feb 05, 2015, 12:11 PM IST

It's good to share the limelight with Dipa Karmakar: Ashish Kumar

Relishing a fellow athletes success, India's ace gymnast Ashish Kumar is rather happy to share the limelight with Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Dipa Karmakar when they head for the Asian Games in Korea starting September 19.

Sep 12, 2014, 16:42 PM IST