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
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
A public recognition of outstanding endeavours on the Indian sporting map – this is why the Arjuna Awards are so important. This year, 17 sportspersons from athletics to hockey to cricket have been nominated for the prestigious award. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at the recommendations, and why they make deserving candidates. 1. Sandeep Kumar (Archery)
Three Indian race walkers including Asian Games silver medallist Khushbir Kaur earned berths for the 2016 Rio Olympics after putting up a commendable show at the IAAF Race Walking Challenge held in Rio Maior, Portugal on Sunday. Apart from Kaur, the other two Indians who qualified were Manish Rawat and Sandeep Kumar in the men’s 20km
There is something heartening about Abhishek Verma’s success. The easy smile hides a tough introduction to this sport. Some years back his father’s jewellery business was not doing well and his father had to shut his jewellery shop. With the help of support from his extended family, the youngster was able to continue following his vocation and even purchase expensive equipment that was required for Compound archery.