Neeraj Chopra bags bronze medal at Kuortane Games

Sunday, June 27th, 2021

Helsinki : Tokyo-bound javelin thrower from India, Neeraj Chopra on Saturday won the bronze medal at the Kuortane Games in Finland. Neeraj Chopra’s 86.79m throw helped him finish behind world number one and 2017 world champion Johannes Vetter of Germany and London 2012 gold medallist Keshorn Walcott of Trinidad and Tobago, reported the official Olympics […]

Dutee now aims for a medal in Tokyo Olympics

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Bengaluru: Dutee Chand says that she is now preparing to win a medal in the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Speaking to media in Bengaluru, first time since Asian games in Indonesia, Dutee said that winning at Asiad has given her much more confidence and she is now determined to win more medals for the country […]

Puttur girl wins bronze medal in United States

Monday, May 2nd, 2016
Aneesha Nayak

Mangaluru : A high school student from Puttur, Dakshina Kannada, has won the bronze medal at the International Sustainable World (Energy Engineering Environment) Project Olympiad (I-SWEEP), conducted at Houston, Texas, United States, from April 26 to May 1. The girl — 14-year-old Aneesha Nayak — has passed Class 9 at Sudana Residential School, Puttur, and […]

Saina wins India’s third medal at London Olympics

Sunday, August 5th, 2012
Saina Nehwal

London, : Saina Nehwal etched her name in India’s sporting history winning the country’s maiden medal from badminton and becoming the second Indian woman to stand on the podium after China’s Xin Wang retired hurt from the bronze medal play-off in the women’s singles event at the London Games here Saturday. However, the glamorous mixed […]