Tokyo Paralympics: My gold is an answer to those who questioned my disability, says Krishna Nagar | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: My gold is an answer to those who questioned my disability, says Krishna Nagar | Tokyo Paralympics News

JAIPUR: Krishna Nagar‘s relentless battle to prove to the world ‘I am no less than others’ finally ended with a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday. The 4 feet-5 inch tall shuttler feels his win is a testimony to the fact that no disability is big enough to stop you from reaching great … Read more

India’s unprecedented Paralympics campaign ends with a golden hue | Tokyo Paralympics News

India's unprecedented Paralympics campaign ends with a golden hue | Tokyo Paralympics News

Promises made, promises kept. It’s time to say sayonara. Tokyo has been richly rewarding for Indian athletes, and all good things must come to an end. Of course, there’s that temptation to sign off with one final flourish. So, on an overcast, drizzly Sunday, para shuttlers Krishna Nagar and Noida’s district magistrate Suhas Yathiraj did … Read more

Tokyo Paralympics: Just want to live in this moment, says Krishna Nagar | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: Just want to live in this moment, says Krishna Nagar | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Indian badminton player Krishna Nagar on Sunday said Sunday’s gold medal at the Paralympics was nothing short of a blessing as he was over the moon for just being able to compete in the Games. Nagar defeated Hong Kong’s Chu Man Kai 21-17, 16-21, 21-17 in the men’s singles SH6 class final to claim … Read more

Will try to double India’s Tokyo Paralympics tally in Paris 2024, says PCI chief Deepa Malik | Tokyo Paralympics News

Will try to double India's Tokyo Paralympics tally in Paris 2024, says PCI chief Deepa Malik | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Deepa Malik, the president of the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI), is confident of doubling the medal tally in Paris 2024 after Indian athletes put on an outstanding show in the 2020 Tokyo Games. The Indian contingent on Sunday finished their campaign at the Paralympic Games at an all-time high by securing a total … Read more

Tokyo Paralympics: Krishna Nagar wins gold in men’s singles SH6 class | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: Krishna Nagar wins gold in men's singles SH6 class | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Krishna Nagar on Sunday secured India’s second gold medal in badminton at Tokyo Paralympics after notching a thrilling three-game win over Hong Kong’s Chu Man Kai in the men’s singles SH6 class final. The 22-year-old from Jaipur, seeded second, saw off his rival 21-17 16-21 21-17 in the final to retain his unbeaten run … Read more

Tokyo Paralympics: Suhas Yathiraj claims silver in badminton | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: Suhas Yathiraj claims silver in badminton | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: India’s Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj ended his campaign with a historic silver after going down fighting against top seed Lucas Mazur of France in the men’s singles SL4 class final at the Tokyo Paralympics here on Sunday. The 38-year-old Noida district magistrate, who has an impairment in one of his ankles, produced an entertaining performance … Read more

Pramod Bhagat wins historic badminton gold in Paralympics, Manoj Sarkar claims bronze | Tokyo Paralympics News

Pramod Bhagat wins historic badminton gold in Paralympics, Manoj Sarkar claims bronze | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Reigning world champion Pramod Bhagat on Saturday claimed a historic gold medal in men’s singles SL3 class while Manoj Sarkar bagged the bronze as India stamped their prowess at the Tokyo Paralympics. Bhagat beat Great Britain’s Daniel Bethell in the summit clash while Sarkar defeated Japan’s Daisuke Fujihara in the third place play-off, with … Read more