Posts Tagged ‘Commonwealth Games’

Saina Nehwal to receive Padma Bhushan soon

Saina Nehwal to receive Padma Bhushan soon

Posted in Badminton, Commonwealth Games, London Olympics 2012, Olympics on January 5th, 2015 by Atish Home Chowdhury

Ace badminton player Saina Nehwal will be officially conferred with the Padma Bhushan soon ..

Pitches and Patriots

Pitches and Patriots

Posted in Asian Games, Badminton, Commonwealth Games, Cricket, Cycling, Hockey, Tennis, Wrestling on August 18th, 2014 by Renuka Raghavan

Sporting events get that national spirit roaring all year round.  Be it the Olympics, Com ..

Bhanu Choudhrie appointed to Board of Commonwealth Games England

Bhanu Choudhrie appointed to Board of Commonwealth Games England

Posted in Commonwealth Games on December 5th, 2012 by Vikram Kamboj

London / Mumbai, December 5th 2012: Indian-born entrepreneur Bhanu Choudhrie has been appo ..

Commonwealth Girls Tarnish Their Success

Commonwealth Girls Tarnish Their Success

Posted in Athletics, Commonwealth Games on July 5th, 2011 by Navin Boddu

The nation had been yearning for track and field success, and here was a team of bright ta ..

Punjab Govt. Honoured 50 Prominent Sports Persons

Punjab Govt. Honoured 50 Prominent Sports Persons

Posted in Asian Games, Columns, London Olympics 2012 on February 5th, 2011 by Pooja Kamboj

The Punjab government today honoured its sportspersons who have won medals at Asian Games, ..

Ian Thorpe Announces His Return In Pool At London Olympics

Ian Thorpe Announces His Return In Pool At London Olympics

Posted in Columns, Swimming on February 4th, 2011 by Ronak Parekh

Feb 03: The 28 year old, who is nicknamed “Thorpedo”, announces his comeback a ..

Dude! Close The Debt

Dude! Close The Debt

Posted in Columns, Commonwealth Games on January 21st, 2011 by Bharathi Murali

A call from the land of Kangaroos rang into the heads of the Commonwealth Games officials. ..

The Year That Was – 2010 Sports Review

The Year That Was – 2010 Sports Review

Posted in Columns on January 8th, 2011 by Monish Menon

2010 was a year that witnessed it all in the sporting arena. We saw history being made and ..

CWG Venues In Trouble As Nehru Stadium Track Gets Damaged

CWG Venues In Trouble As Nehru Stadium Track Gets Damaged

Posted in Columns, Commonwealth Games on January 6th, 2011 by Ronak Parekh

New Delhi, Jan 05: It has been only two months since the end of Commonwealth Games and the ..

Athletes Found Themselves In Trouble Due To No Training In CWG Venues

Athletes Found Themselves In Trouble Due To No Training In CWG Venues

Posted in Basketball, Columns, Commonwealth Games on January 4th, 2011 by Ronak Parekh

New Delhi: When there was thousand crore rupees was spent in building the Commonwealth Gam ..

Cricket

Bowlers helps Sri Lanka to take 1- 0 lead

Bowlers helps Sri Lanka to take 1- 0 lead

Posted by: Dishant Dey on February 10th, 2016

After clean sweep victory in Australia, many thought India are heading for another clean sweep against Sri Lanka. The young Sri Lanka team had others plans. Aft ..

Football

Star Sports Young Heroes – Top 16 Footballers travelling to Spain

Star Sports Young Heroes – Top 16 Footballers travelling to Spain

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on January 25th, 2016

Kolkata, 25th January, 2016: In order to identify young talent, the country’s largest student direct contact programme from the very grassroots through scouti ..

Tennis

Andy to fight Novak for the Australian Open title

Andy to fight Novak for the Australian Open title

Posted by: Anjan K Merkap on January 30th, 2016

A delighted Andy Murray reached his fifth ever Australian Open final with an epic five-set battle. The top tennis player from Britain defeated 13th seed Mils Ra ..

F1

F1: Token System to be done away with from 2017

F1: Token System to be done away with from 2017

Posted by: Anjan K Merkap on February 9th, 2016

Formula One is doing away with its ‘token’ system that was used for the engine developments from 2017 season. This ‘token’ system was introduced in Form ..

Boxing

Sports for women empowerment – a mantra for our nation’s growth

Sports for women empowerment – a mantra for our nation’s growth

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 23rd, 2015

Traditionally India has been a country where sports has always been treated as a secondary option when it comes to career choices for men. Women, till recently, ..

Other Sports

Patna Pirates beat Bengal Warriors 36-31; Remain unbeaten

Patna Pirates beat Bengal Warriors 36-31; Remain unbeaten

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on February 9th, 2016

Kolkata, February 9: Giving an all-round display the Patna Pirates made the most of the opportunities that came their way to defeat Bengal Warriors 36-31. They ..

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