I will bounce back: Hima Das after missing Olympics

Sprinter Hima Das who missed the flight to Tokyo Olympic Video games because of harm has stated that she is going to bounce again quickly. Hima, a nationwide camper, pulled her muscle whereas competing within the 100m heats on the second day 60th Nationwide Senior Inter-State Athletics Championships at Patiala 10 days again. On the … Read more

Tokyo Games: Mary Kom, Manpreet Singh to be opening ceremony flag-bearers

MC Mary Kom, the six-time world boxing champion, and Manpreet Singh, the boys’s hockey workforce skipper, shall be India’s flag-bearers on the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, stated Indian Olympic Affiliation (IOA) on Monday. Bajrang Punia, a silver medallist on the 2018 World Wrestling Championships, would be the flag-bearer on the closing ceremony on … Read more

First batch of Olympic-bound India athletes to leave on July 14: IOA

Indian Olympic Affiliation Secretary Common Rajeev Mehta on Saturday stated first batch of the nation’s Tokyo-bound Olympic athletes will depart by an Air India chartered flight on July 14. Mehta additional knowledgeable that the remainder of the contingent will journey between July 16 and 19. Upon reaching Tokyo, all athletes and officers should serve three … Read more

Pullela Gopichand hoping rich haul of medals from ‘different’ Tokyo Olympics

Chief nationwide badminton coach Pullela Gopichand reckoned the upcoming Olympics could be one “like by no means earlier than” due to the coronavirus-related restrictions however he’s anticipating a wealthy haul of medals from the Indian athletes to herald a sporting turnaround for the nation. He stated the athletes on the Video games Village are usually … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Equestrian Mirza selects ‘Dajara 4’ for the Games

Indian equestrian Fouaad Mirza has resolved the choice dilemma he had been grappling with forward of his maiden Olympics, deciding to go along with the “very fairly” mare ‘Dajara 4’ for the Video games in Tokyo this month. Mirza is simply the third Indian equestrian after Indrajit Lamba and Imtiaz Anees to safe a person … Read more

Need to overcome unfair protocols to succeed in Tokyo: Narinder Batra

There’s “no approach out” of some “unfair” restrictions that Tokyo Olympics organisers have imposed on Indian athletes in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, IOA President Narinder Batra conceded on Wednesday, asking the nation’s contingent to be mentally ready for added curbs. Batra mentioned the Indian Olympic Affiliation (IOA) remains to be awaiting clarifications on a … Read more

Manipur govt announces Rs. 1.2 crore to athletes who win gold in Tokyo Olympics

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Monday introduced money awards to these athletes from the state who win medals on the Summer season Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. The Chief Minister made the announcement through the launch of “Selfie Level” to cheer the Indian Olympic contingent on the Chief Minister’s Secretariat. N. Biren Singh mentioned … Read more

PM Modi hails struggles of India’s Olympic-bound athletes; urges country to support them

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday applauded India’s Olympic-bound athletes, saying that they’ve all endured “years of toil” and the nation ought to again them with out placing them below stress in the course of the Tokyo Video games subsequent month. Greater than 100 Indian sportspersons have certified for the mega-event, which was postponed by … Read more

PM Modi hails struggles of India’s Olympic-bound athletes; urges country to support them

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday applauded India’s Olympic-bound athletes, saying that they’ve all endured “years of toil” and the nation ought to again them with out placing them beneath strain through the Tokyo Video games subsequent month. Greater than 100 Indian sportspersons have certified for the mega-event, which was postponed by a 12 months … Read more

‘Different restrictions for Olympic-bound India athletes who are training abroad’

India’s Olympic-bound athletes, who’re coaching overseas proper now and scheduled to succeed in Tokyo straight from their present bases, won’t face the stricter restrictions which were put in place for these travelling from the nation, Deputy Chef de Mission Prem Verma stated on Friday. Whereas the Indian contingent can be allowed to coach throughout their … Read more