Indian Dominance Uncontested At South Asian Games

For the sixth consecutive day at the South Asian Games India continued its gold rush with another 15 gold medals on the day and 53 in total. At the end of the day, India succeeded in lifting the lead to more than 100 gold medals over second placed Sri Lanka, who only managed to add

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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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US Training Will Improve Olympic Chances: Inderjeet Singh

Indian Shot putter Inderjeet Singh said that his training stint in the United States would improve the chances of winning a medal at Rio. Inderjeet started training in the Aphelion Athletics Club in Pennsylvania in November along with his personal coaches Shakti Singh and Pritam Singh. “When I trained in India, all I did was

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Inderjeet Singh To Train In United States

Asian Shot Put Champion Inderjeet Singh got clearance to train in the United States of America ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics. Inderjeet, who was enlisted in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), had problems getting clearance to train abroad. He had to wait for nearly four months to get the same and it will

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Inderjeet Singh Honoured In Punjab

Indian athletes Inderjeet Singh, Manpreet Kaur, and Arpinder Kaur were honoured by the Baba Zorawar Singh Baba Fateh Singh Sports and Social Welfare Organisation of Sanipur Village, Fatehgarh District in Punjab on Saturday. Inderjeet Singh Enjoying Momentum Inderjeet Singh, who is one of India’s biggest hopes in the upcoming Olympic Games, was the centre of

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2016 Rio Olympics: Indians On Board

The Rio Olympics is still some months away but the qualification rounds and quotas are all in place with not many tournaments remaining for the players to win their grand chance at the Olympics. The battle has already heated-up, and is set to become more intense in the coming months as athletes fight it out

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Curtain Comes Down On Indian National Open Athletics

The curtain comes down on the 55th Indian National Open Athletics Championships in Kolkata. New records were set, a few tears shed, but all in all, the East Stadium stood witness to some high class performances. The expectations for Rio have increased manifold. Sports Rediscovered brings to you a short report on how things went

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National Open Athletics: Babar And Jaisha Set Meet Records

Talk about sports and we tend to cast aside athletics as an afterthought. Occasionally, though, we come across events that steer not just sporting enthusiasts, but also the common man away from their couches. The 55th National Open Athletics Championship, that kicked off on the 16th of this month in Kolkata, looks like a good

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World Athletics Championships Recap: How Indians Fared

The World Athletics championships are thus done and dusted. Though India finished at the bottom of the table without any medals in its kitty, the Indian contingent still managed to put up some creditable performances. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at some of the gracious losers from the competition. Lalita Babar: The 26 year old had

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