Asiad Recap : India Continue Domination In Asian Games Kabaddi

Throughout the last six editions of the Asian Games Kabbadi event, India had been irrepressible and invincible in this sport which is said to have originated in this country in pre-historic times.
This time too there was no exception though there was a minor stutter.



Nice Gesture From Indian Women Kabbadi Team

There are certain moments that sometimes stand out in an intense duel – they need not have anything to do with the outcome of the match but they leave an indelible impression in the larger picture. One such moment was witnessed during the India-Iran women’s kabaddi gold medal match at the Asian Games in Incheon.

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Day 14 Recap: Double Kabaddi Gold Takes India’s Tally to 57 Medals

Gold rush in Kabaddi on Day 14 of the 17th Asian Games took India’s gold tally to 11 and India’s campaign in Incheon ends with a total of 57 medals. Contrary to prior expectations India couldn’t improve upon its performance at the 2010 Guangzhou Games where the country had won a whopping 65 medals including 14

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Indian Kabaddi Teams Set For Gold

The Indian Kabaddi team looks absolutely determined to add two more Gold medals as they have entered the finals with great ease. The men’s team defeated hosts South Korea 36-25, while the women defeated Thailand 41-28 in the semifinals. Both the teams will meet Iran in the finals. Women’s Semifinal: India 41-28 Thailand. The Tejaswini

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Recap Day 13: Double Gold For India In Hockey And Athletics

Day 13 turned out to be a memorable day for India as men’s Hockey brought an Asiad gold after 16 years and the women’s 4x400m relay team also defended their Asiad title successfully. In an absolutely nail-biting and enthralling contest, India saw off Pakistan in a penalty shootout to seal India’s place at the 2016 Rio

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Indian Kabaddi Teams Through To Semis

It is turning out to be easy for the defending champions here at Incheon. The Indian Kabaddi teams have comfortably entered the semifinals yet again and look determined to win two more Gold medals for India. The Women’s team beat hosts South Korea 45-26 and the men comprehensively beat Pakistan 23-11. The men have completed their group

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Day 10 Recap: Tennis And Athletics Bring India More Gold

Tennis and Discus throw kept up India’s gold rush at the 17th Asian Games at Incheon as Day 10 saw India add 7 medals to its kitty to take the overall tally to 42 medals. While Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni brought home the gold in mixed doubles, Saketh and Sanam Singh had to settle

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India Too Good For Thailand in Kabaddi

It was a clinical team effort once again by the Men in blue as they mauled Thailand 66-27 in their 2nd group A match at the ongoing Asian Games 2014 on Monday. Anup Kumar and Jasvir Singh continued to impress while newbie Ajay Thakur found a place in the starting 7 for the first time.

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Day 9 Asiad Recap: Yogeshwar Dutt Scripts History

India wrote a golden chapter of her wrestling history as Yogeshwar Dutt brought home India’s fourth gold medal from the Incheon Asian Games. Khushbir Kaur too added her own name to the records by clinching India’s first ever walking medal by a woman at the Asian Games. With more medals from athletics and tennis, India

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Indian Kabaddi Teams Open Campaign With Big Wins

The Indian Kabaddi teams registered easy wins against Bangladesh in their first group stage matches of the Asian Games. The women’s team won 29-18 while the men looked dominant as ever, winning 30-15. Women’s Kabaddi Group A- Game 1- INDIA 29-18 BANGLADESH The starting 7 of the team were Kavita, Kavita Devi, Tejaswini Bai V (c),

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