India Extends Lead At South Asian Games

India’s position on top of the leader-board at the ongoing South Asian Games has become more solid. The team bagged a whopping 70 medals on the fifth day dominating over its regional competitors. This takes India’s medal tally at the games to 194, finishing the day six short of 200. However, India’s nearest competitors Sri

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India Win 45 Medals At South Asian Games

India’s gold rush continued for yet another day at the South Asian Games being held at Guwahati and Shillong. On the fourth day of the prime tournament in the build up to the Olympics Indian contingent managed a whopping 45 medals taking India’s tally to a total of 124 medals. Sri-Lanka hangs on to the

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Asian Archery Championships: Three Gold Medals For India

Great performances from Abhishek Verma and Deepika Kumari in the World Cup finals have been followed up by another string of good performance by the Indian archers at the Asian Archery Championships. Jyothi Surekha Venam and Rajat Chauhan won gold medals in the women’s and men’s compound respectively. Jyoti faced Iran’s Afsaneh Shafielavijeh in the

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Deepika Kumari Adds Second Silver At Archery World Cup

Just a day after star-archer Abhishek Verma won India’s first silver medal in the compound at the Archery World Cup finals. Deepika Kumari too settled for the silver medal at the Archery World Cup finals yet again. She has now won the silver medal at the finals four times in the last five years. Deepika

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Archery World Cup: Abhishek Verma Wins Silver

Indian sportspersons have been doing well at International events in recent times. And archer Abhishek Verma added his name to the list of history makers with a silver medal finish at the Archery World Cup finals. Abhishek Verma in phenomenal form The 26 year old Indian came up against Demir Elmaagcli of Turkey in the

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National Archery Championship: Rajat Chauhan Shines

World Championship silver medalist Rajat Chauhan stood out during the 36th National Archery Championship with an excellent performance. Rajat managed to defeat World Cup gold medalist Abhishek Verma in the men’s compound finals by a score of 148-146. Rajat then went on to help his Rajasthan team, consisting of Ajay Singh, Nand Kishore Rawat and Sarvesh

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Archery Schedule, 2015: Ample Opportunities To Prepare For Rio

The 2015 World Archery Championships in Copenhagen proved very productive for India. The Deepika Kumari led women’s recurve team, and Mangal Singh Champia, secured Olympic quotas, making Indian prospects for Rio brighter. Here, Sports Rediscovered takes a look at competitions scheduled for the year 2015, where the Indian archers can prove their worth. The events

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Archery World Cup: India Wins Bronze medal

The Indian team came out with a sole Bronze medal in the Archery World Cup Stage 4 being held at Medellin, Colombia. The team went into the tournament without their regulars. However, the men’s compound team managed to shine and had a solid performance to clinch bronze medal. The compound team which consisted of Sandeep

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Archery World Cup Stage 3 Recap: India Display Good Form

The third stage of the Archery World Cup has come to an end. The tournament was a decent success for the Indian archers as they finished with one gold, one silver and a narrow miss for a bronze medal. Two medals for India at Archery World Cup The Indian mixed recurve pair of Deepika Kumari

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Arjuna Award Nominations 2015

A public recognition of outstanding endeavours on the Indian sporting map – this is why the Arjuna Awards are so important. This year, 17 sportspersons from athletics to hockey to cricket have been nominated for the prestigious award. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at the recommendations, and why they make deserving candidates. 1. Sandeep Kumar (Archery)

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