Tokyo Olympics 2020

World Championships medalist Agnes Tirop stabbed to death at home

Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop, a two-times World Championship bronze medalist, was found stabbed to death at her home, Athletics Kenya said on Wednesday.

Oct 14, 2021, 12:51 PM IST

Anshu Malik’s journey from Nidani village to World Wrestling Championships silver medal

Anshu Malik, a cadet World champion and a junior Worlds silver medallist, was the third Indian to reach the final of the World championships after 2010 champion Sushil Kumar and 2018 silver medallist Bajrang Punia.

Oct 08, 2021, 11:35 AM IST

In Pics: Full list of rewards announced for Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra

It's pouring rewards for Neeraj Chopra, who created history by winning India’s only second individual gold medal in the history of Olympic Games with a stellar performance at the recently concluded Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, where he finished first in the men’s javelin throw event.

Aug 21, 2021, 15:17 PM IST

Lucknow: Yogi govt honored all Olympic champions including Gold Medalist Neeraj Chopra

The Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh honored India's best-performing sportspersons at the Tokyo Olympic Games. Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath felicitated all the Olympic medal winners in a program organized at the Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana International Cricket Stadium in Lucknow.

Aug 19, 2021, 17:08 PM IST

Olympic champions welcomed in this way after returning home from Tokyo

India's first athletics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra, bronze medalist Bajrang Punia, Lovlina Borgohain and the Indian men's hockey team, and the fourth-placed Indian women's hockey team returned to India from Tokyo on 9 August. The Olympians were given a grand welcome at home after their remarkable performance in the Olympics.

Aug 12, 2021, 20:52 PM IST

Odisha CM felicitates Tokyo-returned hockey players, offers cash awards

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik felicitated state hockey players for their historic performances at the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics.

Aug 11, 2021, 14:48 PM IST

Gujarat petrol pump offers free fuel to all 'Neerajs' to celebrate Tokyo Olympic gold

Ayub Pathan, the owner of the SP Petroleum in Netrang town, said that free petrol worth Rs 501 would be given to all "Neerajs" who can claim the fuel after presenting a valid identification ID.

Aug 10, 2021, 16:19 PM IST

Drums and celebration music outside Ashoka hotel, ahead of the felicitation ceremony

Indian Olympic athletes will be felicitated at Ashoka Hotel in New Delhi. The medal winners, led by Neeraj Chopra, were greeted by heroes as they came out of the airport and are now set to be felicitated by other VVIP dignitaries including Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and top officials of the Sports Authority of India.

Aug 09, 2021, 21:40 PM IST

Olympic athletes expressed their gratitude for the prayers of the countrymen, as they Returns from Tokyo to India

Friends and family of medalists Neeraj Chopra, Ravi Dahiya and Bajrang Punia also waiting at the Delhi airport as whole India awaits the arrival of its Olympians. 5 buses have left from Sonipat to welcome their champions. Meanwhile, to felicitate the medal winners, the Government of India has also organized a grand event at Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi.

Aug 09, 2021, 19:44 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra's story of becoming a Olympic gold medalist

Neeraj Chopra won the historic athletics gold medal and became India's second individual Olympic gold medalist. Finally, Neeraj Chopra's years of hard work paid off. In this Zee News report, watch Neeraj's hard work that made him a champion.

Aug 08, 2021, 14:34 PM IST

Neeraj Chopra's family told the story of becoming a champion

Neeraj Chopra not only made the country proud by performing brilliantly in the Olympics, but Zee News also spoke to his family on this occasion. Neeraj Chopra's family told how the son of the country reached this point with his hard work where everyone is proud of him today.

Aug 08, 2021, 13:28 PM IST

Neeraj Chopra's family told the story of becoming a champion

Neeraj Chopra not only made the country proud by performing brilliantly in the Olympics, but Zee News also spoke to his family on this occasion. Neeraj Chopra's family told how the son of the country reached this point with his hard work where everyone is proud of him today.

Aug 08, 2021, 13:26 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Chennai Super Kings announces Rs 1 crore for Neeraj Chopra for his gold medal

The MS Dhoni-led franchise also said that it will be creating a special jersey with the number '8758' as a mark of respect to Neeraj Chopra. CSK chose the number 8758 because of Neeraj's winning throw that sent the javelin to a distance of 87.58 metres.

Aug 08, 2021, 06:25 AM IST

Fourth at an Olympics where they give out three medals kind of sucks: Aditi Ashok after missing out on Bronze

"When I started golf I never dreamt of being or contending at the Olympics, golf wasn`t even an Olympic sport. So sometimes you just pick it up and work hard and have fun every day and sometimes you get here," Aditi said.

Aug 07, 2021, 13:22 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Vandana Katariya to receive Rs 25 lakh cash reward from Uttarakhand govt

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami announced a cash reward to Indian women's hockey team player for her brilliant performance at the Tokyo Olympics.

Aug 07, 2021, 11:08 AM IST

Bollywood Breaking: PM Modi tweets about India's Women's Hockey Team

Indian women's hockey team lost out on bronze in a spirited performance against Great Britain in the Tokyo Olympics 2020. PM Narendra Modi has tweeted that he is proud of India's Women's Hockey Team. Watch this report to know more.

Aug 06, 2021, 16:20 PM IST

Bollywood Breaking: Wrestler Bajrang Punia won against Iran's Morteza Cheka Ghiasi

Wrestler Bajrang Punia won against Iran's Morteza Cheka Ghiasi in Tokyo Olympics 2020. Watch this report of Bollywood Breaking to know more.

Aug 06, 2021, 16:10 PM IST

This should not have happened, we all play for the country: Hockey star Vandana Katariya on casteist remarks

The Haridwar Police has arrested a man for allegedly mocking and passing casteist remarks against the Hockey star's family.

Aug 06, 2021, 13:21 PM IST

DNA: India's men's hockey team wins bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics 2020

Today Indian players have created history in Tokyo Olympics. India's men's hockey team broke their 41-year medal drought at the Olympics by defeating mighty Germany 5-4 to win the bronze medal. Watch this report of DNA to know more.

Aug 05, 2021, 23:20 PM IST

DNA: Kazakhstan's Nurislam Sanayev seen biting Wrestler Ravi Dahiya during the match

India had a great day in terms of wrestling in the Tokyo Olympics. Wrestler Ravi Kumar Dahiya qualified for the finals in the men's 57kg category. In the match, such photos and videos have gone viral on social media in which it is seen that the opposition player kept biting Ravi with teeth for a long time during the match but the Indian player stood firm till the end.

Aug 05, 2021, 23:14 PM IST