‘She will overtake Anju’: Coach Robert Bobby George on promising long jumper Shaili Singh

At 17, lengthy jumper Shaili Singh is without doubt one of the youthful individuals on the ongoing seniors’ Inter-State meet in Patiala. Naturally, she was nervous about catching up with the senior opponents in her occasion. Within the very first leap, nonetheless, Shaili conquered the nerves with a leap of 6.19m, rewriting a 21-year-old youth … Read more

The long and short of travel at the Euros: Some teams play at home while others have to criss-cross Europe

The stage is about for the 16th version of the UEFA Euro to kick off from June 11. For the primary time in historical past, the match is unfold throughout 11 completely different venues in Europe, and so the 24 nations vying to win the distinguished trophy can have completely different variety of miles to … Read more

Asian Games gold-winning boxer Dingko Singh dies after long battle with cancer

Asian Video games gold medal-winning former boxer Dingko Singh died on Thursday after a protracted battle with liver most cancers. He was 42 and had been preventing the illness since 2017. “I’m deeply saddened by the demise of Shri Dingko Singh. One of many best boxers India has ever produced, Dinko’s gold medal at 1998 … Read more

Ahmedabad takes a long shot — puts out ad on Olympics infrastructure

THERE IS no slot in sight for no less than 15 years, and it’s a really lengthy shot. However Ahmedabad, it seems, goes for it. On Tuesday, the town’s improvement authority invited proposals from consultants to evaluate venues and infrastructure to host the Olympic Video games. “…Technically sound and skilled consulting engineering companies for appointment … Read more