“यह अविश्वसनीय लग रहा है”: टोक्यो ओलंपिक में गोल्ड मेडल जीतने के बाद बोले नीरज चोपड़ा, बॉलीवुड सिलेब्स ने ऐतिहासिक जीत पर दी बधाई; अनुपम खेर ने बताया ‘भारत का असली हीरो’

भाला फेंक एथलीट नीरज चोपड़ा ने शनिवार को टोक्यो ओलंपिक में स्वर्ण पदक जीतकर इतिहास रच दिया है। हरियाणा के खांद्रा गांव के एक किसान के बेटे नीरज ने अपने दूसरे प्रयास में 87.58 मीटर भाला फेंककर दुनिया को स्तब्ध कर दिया और भारतीयों को जश्न में डुबा दिया। उनकी इस कामयाबी पर पूरा देश … Read more

India’s PV Sindhu storms into semi-finals, beat A Yamaguchi in straights sets in nail-biting finish

India’s PV Sindhu on Friday stormed into semi-finals of the women’s single badminton event as she beat A Yamaguchi in straights sets. Sindhu won the match 21-13, 22-20. Sindhu was leading all through the second game but suddenly lost momentum, allowing her opponent to win 10 of the last 12 points. Yamaguchi was on a … Read more

Here’s why people are using Himanta Biswa Sarma’s photo to congratulate Lovlina Borgohain for Olympic glory

India’s Lovlina Borgohain on Friday defeated Nien-Chin Chen in her quarterfinal bout of Women’s Welterweight (64-69kg) boxing. This effectively meant that India is now assured a medal even though the country’s newest star from Assam is aiming to win the gold medal in her category. However, on Twitter, fans began to use Assam Chief Minister Himanta … Read more

“FREE Domino’s pizza for life”: Domino’s unique gesture to Mirabai Chanu after Olympics glory

Domino’s Pizza has come up with a unique offer for India’s newest Olympic medallist Mirabai Chanu after the girl from Manipur won India its first medal in weightlifting since 2000. Soon after her win, Mirabai had said that she planned to treat herself with pizzas now that she had created history at the Tokyo Olympics. … Read more

Tokyo Olympics LIVE: India’s Bhavani Devi creates history at Tokyo Olympics, beats Tunisia’s Nadia Ben Azizi 15-3 before losing to French opponent

India’s trailblazing fencer Bhavani Devi on Monday created history when she defeated Tunisia’s Nadia Ben Azizi 15-3 in her country’s debut game. She later crashed out of the competition after losing to France’s Manon Brunet, who was a semi-finalist at the Rio Olympics. 27-year-old Bhavani bulldozed her way into the second round even though this … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Mary Kom keeps India’s medal hopes alive with emphatic victory against Hernandez Garcia

India’s Mary Kom on Sunday registered an emphatic win against Hernandez Garcia of Dominican Republic in the opening round of her bout in the 51 kg category. The six-time world champion was facing a contender, who was 15 years younger than her. The 38-year-old Indian, who won an Olympic bronze medal in 2012 in London, … Read more

Tokyo 2020 LIVE: India’s Manika Batra pulls off sensational victory against Ukraine’s Margaryta Pesotska, enters round of 16

India’s Manika Batra on Sunday pulled off a sensational win in the table tennis event by defeating Ukraine’s Margaryta Pesotska after losing the first two games of the match. With today’s win, Manika has now advanced to the round of 16, where she will face Austria’s Sofia Polcanova on Monday. Manika lost the first two … Read more

Mirabai Chanu ends India’s 21-year medal drought in weightlifting, pulls off sensational performance to win silver at Tokyo Olympics

Mirabai Chanu on Saturday pulled off a sensational performance to win a silver medal on the first day of the Tokyo Olympics, ending India’s 21-year medal drought in weightlifting. Mirabai, who hails from the Indian state of Manipur, won the silver medal in the 49kg category. As expected, her stunning performance has sent Indians in … Read more

Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games postponed by one year because of coronavirus

In an unprecedented development, the organisers of this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics Games have decided to postpone both the sporting extravaganza by one year due to coronavirus pandemic. Even the Olympic games have been rescheduled for 2021, the event will still be called Tokyo 2020. The joint statement by the organisers of Tokyo … Read more