The BWF had earlier called off all tournaments post the All England Championships until April 12 due to the pandemic.Apr 05, 2020, 20:05 PM IST
Sports is not important than life: Kidambi Srikanth opens up on Olympics dream, life in lockdown and more
Ace Indian badminton player, Kidambi Srikanth, in an exclusive interview with WION's Sports Editor Digvijay Singh Deo, spoke about a lot of things ranging from the decision to postpone Olympics, how it will affect the qualification scenario, his run of form of late, how he is managing to remain fit amid the lockdown and much more.Apr 05, 2020, 18:57 PM IST
The Olympics open on July 24, followed by the Paralympics on August 25.Mar 16, 2020, 19:29 PM IST
The flame for the Tokyo Olympics 2020 was lit on Thursday in a torch lighting ceremony held in ancient Olympia in Greece behind closed doors as the country registered its first death from coronavirus recently.Mar 12, 2020, 17:55 PM IST
Second-seeded Mary Kom notched up a comfortable 5-0 win over Philippines' Irish Magno in her quarterfinal bout for a ticket to her second Olympic Games and top seed Amit Panghal edged out familiar foe Carlo Paalam of Philippines in a 4-1 split verdict to be assured of his maiden Olympic appearance.Mar 09, 2020, 23:36 PM IST
The president of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee rebuffed speculation on Wednesday that the Games might be cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak.Mar 04, 2020, 20:15 PM IST
On Saturday, Panghal settled for a silver medal in the World Boxing Championships as he lost the final match to Uzbekistan`s Shakhobidin Zoirov.Sep 23, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
Phogat got married to fellow wrestler Pawan Kumar in November 2016.
Sep 03, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
While his image was tainted following a bitter face-off with Narsingh Yadav just before the Rio Olympics in 2016, it was followed by numerous controversies concerning his national selection trials.Aug 31, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
Ashok Kumar, regarded as the world's best dribbler in hockey, post-independence, and son of an unbeatable athlete in modern sports history, said that the country should not forget Dhyan Chand's ultra-nationalistic character.Aug 29, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
The 27-year-old slipped during the course of an obstacle as he landed face-first onto the last of the four boards placed, with the lower half of his body on the verge of falling off.Aug 24, 2019, 08:21 AM IST
The South African athlete will not be able to defend her 800-meters title at the world championships in September after the Swiss Federal Tribunal reversed a ruling that temporarily lifted testosterone regulations imposed on her.Aug 15, 2019, 20:39 PM IST
The WTC will see the top nine Test teams in the world – Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and the West Indies – compete in 71 Test matches across 27 series.Jul 29, 2019, 11:02 AM IST
Semenya won gold in the 800 metres at the last two Olympics but Wednesday`s CAS ruling means she will have to artificially reduce her levels of the hormone to defend her titles in Tokyo next year.May 04, 2019, 17:04 PM IST
In July 2017, Hockey India had decided to withdraw both the men's and women's national teams from the competition.Apr 16, 2019, 21:34 PM IST
Shooter Bindra created history when he claimed the gold medal in the 10m air rifle event of the 2008 Beijing Olympics.Apr 06, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
A former world number 6, Kashyap has set a target of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics, though many would feel a tough task for him.Mar 29, 2019, 12:41 PM IST
ICC CEO David Richardson in February spoke on the need to get the differences between the BCCI and NADA sorted.
Even though the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is more than 15 months away, Mary Kom is already planning for the biggest event in sporting history.
The two products, Toyota's Human Support Robot and the Power Assist Suit from Panasonic, were demonstrated to the public for the first time in Tokyo.Mar 15, 2019, 11:53 AM IST