Category: Sports

Indian men secure next edition’s Champions Division berth

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Indian men paddlers, despite failing to go past the quarterfinal stage when they went down 1-3 to Japan in a late-night match yesterday, reserved their Champions Division berth in the next edition today. This became possible when they defeated Singapore 3-0 in Positions 5-8 match of the 24th ITTF Asian Table

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DGC, Jindal Stainless Foundation collaborate to make golf accessible across all sections of society

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: In a move to make  the sport of Golf  more broad based and accessible to all sections of society, Delhi Golf Club (DGC), has  announced its association with the Jindal Stainless Foundation (JSF) to facilitate mainstreaming and adoption of golf, which is now an Olympic sport.  The JSF grant will be used for two-pronged

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Harpreet, Yogesh keen to make impact in Greco-Roman event of World Wrestling Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi:   Buoyed by the success they achieved at Asian Championship early this year,  Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers  are keen to  make their impact at the UWW World Senior Wrestling Championships starting  in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan on Saturday.  Asian Championships silver medallist Harpreet Singh (82kg) is  country’s best bet  in Greco-Roman and  will hope

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Motorsport: Double for Raghul Rangasamy: Chirag Ghorpade, Saurav Bandyopadhyay grab pole positions

Raghul Rangasamy, who scored a double in the MRF F1600 category (Sept 13)

Newsroom24x7 Network Chennai: Defending champion Raghul Rangasamy, hailing from the nearby temple town of Mamallapuram, pulled off a grand double to put himself in contention for the title in the premier MRF F1600 category on the opening day of the fifth and final round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Car Racing Championship at

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Abhijit Chadha leads Indian charge, Indonesian Hie stays atop at CCGC International Championship

Harpal Singh Bedi Nuh, Haryana: Chandigarh based Abhijit Singh Chadha led the Indian charge with 7 under 65 but Indonesia’s Rory Hie kept the sole lead at 12-under par 132 at the halfway mark of the $300,000 Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship here on Friday Chadha with a second round of 65 climbed

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Impressive start by Aadil Bedi, Aman Raj as Indonesian Rory Hie leads at Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship

Harpal Singh Bedi Nuh, Haryana: Promising youngsters Aadil Bedi and Aman Raj, got off to a promising start as they carded identical 5 under 67 on the opening day of the $ 300,000 Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship on Thursday. Eighteen-year-old Aadil and 24-year-old Aman were placed tied fifth, three shots behind the

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Boxing: Manish Kaushik wins his debut bout at the AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delh:  Commonwealth Games silver medallist Manish Kaushik (63 kg) made an impressive debut in  World Championships with a  dominating  5-0 win over Kyrgyzstan’s Argen Ullu Kadyrbek at the AIBA  World Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia on Thursday. He  becomes the second Indian boxer after Brijesh Yadav (81kg) to notch up a win at the AIBA

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Hockey India congratulates Javed Shaikh and Raghu Prasad on being appointed as Umpires for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Harpal Singh Bedi  New Delhi: Hockey India on Thursday congratulated Javed Shaikh and Raghu Prasad on being appointed as Umpires for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). It also  greeted  Col (Dr.) Bibhu Kalyan Nayak for being   named as the FIH Medical Officer for the Tokyo Olympic Games . The FIH announced hese appointments 

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Motorsport: Championship set for thrilling finale,Close finishes likely in MRF F1600, saloon cars

Newsroom24x7 Network Chennai: With titles in all the categories up for grabs and not much separating the main contenders in terms of points.,the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Car Racing Championship is set for a thrilling climax as the fifth and final round gets underway at the MMRT here on Friday, The card for the

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Brijesh Yadav opens India’s campaign with impressive win at the AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Brijesh Yadav (81kg)  scored  a dominating  win as Indian boxers began their campaign on a  bright  note at the AIBA World Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia on Tuesday.  Yadav started slow, he gained in momentum and then thoroughly dominated his first-round contest with Poland’s Maleusz Goinski whom he blanked 5-0. Yadav’s flurry

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Ronaldo shines with Asian record, as India cyclists win ten medals including four gold in Track Asia Cup

 Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: There was no stopping Ronaldo Laitonjam. He created an Asian record for men’s junior 200m time trial event and later won the junior men’s Sprint event  as India collected ten more medals ,including four gold in Track Asia Cup  here on Tuesday.  Ronaldo clocked 10.065 seconds in the qualifying round

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India face Russia in Olympic Hockey Qualifier, women, face USA

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: There was sense of relief among the fans and officials as news came that the Indian men’s hockey team will face Russia in the Olympic qualifiers. India will have a relatively easier tie as they face World No. 22 Russia for the two-legged clash for a berth to Tokyo 2020.

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Cycling: India dominate opening day of Track Asia Cup with thirteen medals including five gold

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Junior world champion Ronaldo Laitonjam and Triyash Paul stole the limelight as Indian cyclists totally dominated the opening day of the Track Asia Cup bagging 13 edals including five-old, at the Indira Gandhi Indoor stadium in New Delhi here on Monday. It was the the world-class junior team stood up

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Boxing: Amit Panghal, Kavinder & Ashish Kumar get seeded at AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi:   Medal contender  Amit Panghal (52kg), Kavinder Singh Bisht (57kg) and Ashish Kumar (75kg)   have  been seeded  and along with Sanjeet  (91 KG)   received  first-round byes ahead of the AIBA Men’s World Championships scheduled to begin in Yekaterinburg, Russia on Monday. “Indian boxers have good chances for medals

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