National Games Day 2: Services Row to Glory

Day 2 was a day of mixed emotions at the National Games venue. While Jitu Rai impressed with his performance with the pistol, the air grew sombre when news came in of the tragic death of a Maharashtrian netball player. Sports Rediscovered brings a summary report of Day 2 covering key events in Swimming, Rowing,

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National Games: Golden Dive for Aaron and Sajan

Rephrasing Jonathan Swift, “records” and pie crusts are meant to be broken. The 35th National Games “splashed” off to a memorable start, with national records bring rewritten . Haryana topped the table with seven medals (6 G, 1 S), with Kerala and Madhya Pradesh closely tailing with 5 medals each. Aaron D’Souza of Madhya Pradesh

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National Games Schedule

India is waiting with bated breaths for the 31st of January to come. And with good reason- for the National Games 2015 is set to kick start in Kerala on that day.Sports Rediscovered brings to you the schedule for the games, with best wishes to all the players. So India, it’s time to get, set,

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National Games 2015, Kerala: Preview

The 35th National Games are round the corner. After the stint in Ranchi in 2011, this time the bandwagon moves down South to the lush coasts of Kerala. Set to kickstart on the 31st of January, the official mascot of the event, Ammu the Hornbill heralded the National Games into ‘God’s own Country’, with the Run

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Ravi Kumar And Punam Yadav Disappoint In Weightlifting

Indian lifters could not bring a medal home at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon as Katulu Ravi Kumar and Punam Yadav finished tenth and seventh in Men’s 77kg and Women’s 63kg respectively. The lifters had a rich haul of medals at Glasgow Commonwealth Games but continued their barren run here despite a lot of

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Sukhen Dey helps India win another gold at CWG 2014

India’s Sukhen Dey brought home a second gold medal in the 56 KG weightlifting event. Sukhen was placed third after the initial snatch event round where he had lifted 109 kg. However he came back from behind in the Clean and Jerk event by lifting a massive 139 Kg. India’s Ganesh Mali finished third to

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India Scores It’s First CWG Gold Thanks To Sanjita Khumukcham

Sanjita Khumukcham and Saikhom Mirabai Chanu bagged a gold and silver, respectively, in women’s 48kg weightlifting at the 20th Commonwealth Games on opening day of the games. In a contest between the two Manipuris in an event which India has dominated since the last few editions of the games, the two ladies did India proud, continuing the

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