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

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

Tokyo Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat enters badminton finals, assured of silver; Manoj Sarkar loses in semifinals | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat enters badminton finals, assured of silver; Manoj Sarkar loses in semifinals | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Reigning world champion Pramod Bhagat on Saturday stormed into the men’s singles finals of the badminton event but Manoj Sarkar‘s hopes came crashing after he suffered a loss in the other semifinal in the SL3 class at the Tokyo Paralympics here. The 33-year-old Bhagat, who is also the world no 1 and current Asian … Read more

Shuttlers Suhas, Tarun win; Kohli-Parmar duo loses at Tokyo Paralympics | Tokyo Paralympics News

Shuttlers Suhas, Tarun win; Kohli-Parmar duo loses at Tokyo Paralympics | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: Indian shuttlers Suhas Yathiraj and Tarun Dhillon made impressive starts to their campaign in men’s singles SL4 class on the second day of the badminton competition at the Tokyo Paralympics here on Thursday. The 38-year-old Suhas took just 19 minutes to see off Germany’s Jan Niklas Pott 21-9, 21-3 in a lopsided group A … Read more

Pramod Bhagat wins, young Palak Kohli endure tough day | Tokyo Paralympics News

Pramod Bhagat wins, young Palak Kohli endure tough day | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: World number one shuttler Pramod Bhagat made an impressive start to his campaign in the men’s singles competition but young Palak Kohli endured a tough day at the Tokyo Paralympics, here on Wednesday. Bhagat, the reigning world champion, outwitted fellow Indian Manoj Sarkar 21-10, 21-23, 21-9 in his men’s singles group A class SL3 … Read more

Tokyo Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat-Palak Kohli lose opening match in mixed doubles | Tokyo Paralympics News

Tokyo Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat-Palak Kohli lose opening match in mixed doubles | Tokyo Paralympics News

TOKYO: India’s mixed team pair of Pramod Bhagat and Palak Kohli went down fighting against second seeds Lucas Mazur and Faustine Noel in the group B opener of the badminton event at the Tokyo Paralympics, here on Wednesday. Bhagat and Kohli, competing in SL3-SU5 class, went down 9-21, 21-15, 19-21 against the French team in … Read more