Rio 2016: Indian Eves Will Trouble Opponents- Selma D’Silva

The Indian women’s Hockey team have made it to the Olympics after 36 long years and one can sense that good times lie ahead in context of the Indian hockey scenario. We at Sports Rediscovered spoke to former Indian woman hockey player and 1980 Olympian Selma D’Silva and she is elated upon the entry of

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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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Indian Golfer Aditi Ashok Aims To Participate In Rio

After making history by winning the Ladies European Tour’s Lalla Aicha Tour School title in Morocco, Aditi Ashok has set her sight on a Rio Olympics berth. Golf is all set to make a return to the Olympics after a long time and Aditi is confident of making it. “I would work on each event

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Rio Olympics: Group For Indian Hockey Team Revealed

The Indian Hockey team will play alongside the likes of Germany and Netherlands in Pool B at the 2016 Rio Olympics. World No.2 Netherlands is expected to be a big challenge for India in a group, which also contains Argentina (6), Ireland (12), and Canada (14). India, however, enjoyed a win against Netherlands recently in

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What Went Wrong With India’s Golden Pair in Badminton?

The badminton stars from India have made their mark successfully at the world level in recent times. Many took steps forward in putting their names in the memories of the badminton faithful. On the other hand, some of them have unfortunately failed to live up to the big expectations and reputation that they made in

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Commonwealth Weight Lifting: Indian Lifters Shines

The Indian weightlifters gave a standout performance at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship by bagging top honors in five out of six categories. Five Categories out of Six for India India finished on top of the Senior men, Senior Women, Junior men, Junior Women, and the youth girls categories whereas they finished second in the Youth

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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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Rio Olympics: 36 Year Wait of Indian Women Ends

The Indian Women’s Hockey team has booked their berth for the 2016 Rio Olympics thanks to their performance at the Hockey World League. This is only the second Olympic qualification for the Women’s Hockey team. The team first qualified for Olympics back in 1980 and had finished fourth back then. The qualification came after their

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Jwala Gutta: Queen Of Indian Badminton Doubles

For whatever length of time that one can recall, doubles play has been the Achilles’ heel for Indian Badminton with top singles players often having to participate in doubles during key team matches in the Thomas Cup and Uber Cup. Jwala Gutta has been a shining exception and has taken Indian doubles forward in World Badminton.

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Yogeshwar Dutt, Narsingh Yadav Enter World Championships

Indian wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Narsingh Yadav have moved a step closer to the 2016 Rio Olympics. The grapplers qualified for the World Wrestling Championships which are to be held in Las Vegas in September. They grabbed the number one spot in their respective categories at the selection trials held in Delhi. 2008 Olympics silver

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