Rio 2016: High Expectations From Senior Athletes

As we move closer towards Rio 2016, the expectations from Indian athletes keep growing. Be it the athletes, fans, coaches or former players, the confidence is very high in the Indian camp. We at Sports Rediscovered chatted with ace shooter Anjali Bhagwat and Arjuna Awardee swimmer Rehan Poncha. Both these sportspersons gave us insights on

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Sandeep Sejwal Betters Olympic Selection B Time

Sajan Prakash, who was adjudged the best athlete at the 35th National Games, has so far achieved the best ranking amongst all Indian swimmers at the ongoing 16th FINA World Championships held in Kazan, Russia. Prakash grabbed the 31st place out of 40 swimmers in the Men’s 200m Butterfly Heats on Tuesday. The Indian clocked

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2015 National Games Summary

The curtains fell on the 2015 National Games recently. The event was hosted by Kerala from January 31st to February 14th and it was tagged as one of the most well organized events in recent history. A commendable effort by Kerala Over the past two weeks, Kerala witnessed some healthy competition in every discipline.  Apart from shining

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National Games Day 7: Aaron on Fire

The Aquatics Complex in Thiruvananthapuram has proved to be goldmine of records. On the final day of swimming in the 2015 National Games, three more records were shattered, bringing the total number of records broken to 37. Aaron D’Souza added another gold to his name as he bettered Asian Games bronze medallist Virdhawal Khade’s record

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National Games Day 6: Golden Surge for P S Madhu

Although news of the Chandigarh netball team being thrown out of the National Games based on allegations of forgery had taken a little sheen off the Games, some performances have given us reason to smile. Records were washed out again, with Services’ P S Madhu scoring twice. Maharashtra took over Haryana in the medals tally, while

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National Games Day 5 Roundup – Anthony Amalraj Triumphs

Services SCB continued its dominance over the medals table with 31 Gold,  11 Silver and 11 Bronze in its kitty. Haryana, follow close on their heels with a grand total of 42 medals, consisting of 25 Gold, 11 Silver and 6 Bronze on day five of the National Games.  Day 5 also saw a gold

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National Games Day 4 – Summary

Sajan Prakash is on cloud nine and has every reason to celebrate! The  22 year old has struck a purple patch in the National Games with his superlative performances. Covering his run in the medals tally, Sports Rediscovered brings to you a summary of key events, as they took place on Day 4 of the

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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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