Neeraj Chopra: Nothing wrong in what Arshad Nadeem did by taking my javelin to prepare, clarifies Neeraj Chopra | Tokyo Olympics News

Neeraj Chopra: Nothing wrong in what Arshad Nadeem did by taking my javelin to prepare, clarifies Neeraj Chopra | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra on Thursday said he was “disappointed” to see people pushing their “vested interests” following a viral video that showed the Indian athlete on the lookout for his javelin moments before the finals of the javelin event in August. The video doing the rounds on social video further … Read more

Video of Neeraj Chopra taking back javelin from Arshad Nadeem goes viral, fans question Pakistan athlete’s behaviour | Tokyo Olympics News

Video of Neeraj Chopra taking back javelin from Arshad Nadeem goes viral, fans question Pakistan athlete's behaviour | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Neeraj Chopra might have won hearts with his performance at the showpiece event, but footage from moments leading up to the finals of the competition show Neeraj on the lookout for his javelin. The video doing the rounds on social video further shows the Indian athlete spotting his javelin … Read more

Mizoram Government appoints Olympic-returned Lalremsiami as hockey chief coach | Hockey News

Mizoram Government appoints Olympic-returned Lalremsiami as hockey chief coach | Hockey News

AIZAWL: Indian hockey player Lalremsiami, who was part of the women’s team which finished fourth at the Tokyo Olympics, has been appointed as the chief coach, a group A post, under the Mizoram sports and youth services department. The Mizoram government on Thursday offered the Group-A post to Lalremsiami as an appreciation for her performance … Read more

Went all out in Rome qualifier, was hard to re-peak in the Olympics soon after it, say Indian swimmers | Tokyo Olympics News

Went all out in Rome qualifier, was hard to re-peak in the Olympics soon after it, say Indian swimmers | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Top Indian swimmers Sajan Prakash and Srihari Nataraj may have had an underwhelming Tokyo Olympics but the duo feels that experience gained would help them in future events as they train their sights on a podium finish at next year’s Commonwealth and Asian Games. Prakash wrote a new chapter in the history of … Read more

Olympic Gold medallist Neeraj Chopra rises to number 2 in world rankings | Tokyo Olympics News

Olympic Gold medallist Neeraj Chopra rises to number 2 in world rankings | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has gained 14 places to become world number two in the latest world rankings after his sensational show in the Tokyo Olympics. Neeraj Chopra created history on August 7 as he became the first from the country to win a gold in track and field in the Olympics. … Read more

Neeraj Chopra’s gold winning feat named one of 10 magical moments of track and field in Olympics | Tokyo Olympics News

Neeraj Chopra's gold winning feat named one of 10 magical moments of track and field in Olympics | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra‘s historic gold-winning feat in the Olympics was listed as one of the 10 magical moments of track and field in the Tokyo Games by World Athletics. The 23-year-Chopra clinched the country’s maiden Olympic medal in athletics with a best throw of 87.58m on Saturday to become only the … Read more

Aditi Ashok: Fourth place at the Olympics is always disheartening, but I don’t have any regrets because I gave my 100% | Tokyo Olympics News

Aditi Ashok: Fourth place at the Olympics is always disheartening, but I don't have any regrets because I gave my 100% | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: India’s golfing sensation Aditi Ashok was just 18 when she appeared at her maiden Olympics in Rio in 2016. Aditi had finished 41st with a total score of 291. Five years down the line, Aditi, now 23, stunned everyone with her spectacular show at the Tokyo Olympics. Aditi narrowly missed out on a … Read more

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik felicitates state’s Olympic-returned hockey players | Tokyo Olympics News

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik felicitates state's Olympic-returned hockey players | Tokyo Olympics News

BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday felicitated the Indian hockey players of the state and handed them cash awards for their historic performances at the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics. While Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas were awarded Rs 2.5 crores each following the national men team’s historic bronze-medal winning feat in Tokyo, Deep Grace … Read more

AFI to stage javelin throwing competition every year on August 7 to honour Neeraj Chopra | More sports News

AFI to stage javelin throwing competition every year on August 7 to honour Neeraj Chopra | More sports News

NEW DELHI: Lalit Bhanot, the Chairman of Athletics Federation of India‘s (AFI) Planning Committee, on Tuesday said they will stage javelin throwing competitions every year on August 7. Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra created history on August 7 as he became the first athlete from the country to win a gold in track and field … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gulf-based Indian businessman announces Rs 1 Crore award to PR Sreejesh | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gulf-based Indian businessman announces Rs 1 Crore award to PR Sreejesh | Tokyo Olympics News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A Gulf-based Indian businessman on Monday announced Rs 1 crore cash award to hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh who emerged as one of the stars of the Indian men’s hockey team’s historic bronze medal win in the Tokyo Olympics. “Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh played a crucial role in helping the Indian hockey team secure bronze at … Read more