Citing examples of athletes, especially women, at the 2022 National Games, who surmounted multiple socio-economic challenges to be where they are today
Manas Dhamne, 14, saved a matchpoint against Services’ serve-and-volleyer Faisal Qamar, 23, as Maharashtra took the team championship gold at the National Games.
Participating in her second National Games, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu walked away with the title after lifting 84kg in snatch and 107 kgs in clean & jerk.
Goa was due to host the National Games in 2022 but COVID-19 pandemic forced a postponement. Gujarat finally hosted the Games in 2022.
HS Prannoy has had a mixed 2022 so far but wants to end on a sweeter note with the World Tour Finals title to his name.
The cheerful Manipuri can haul over a 100 kg, but does not seem to carry the weight of the world on her shoulders.
Tamil Nadu’s Rosy Meena Paulraj cleared 4.20m to go past VS Surekha’s earlier national mark of 4.15m set in 2014. Jeswin Aldrin defeated Murali Sreeshankar for the top price.
The National Games will see 7000-plus athletes take the field from each and every corner of the country.
During the two-day visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate or lay foundation stones for various projects and inaugurate the 36th National Games,...
Elavenil Valarivan feels Indian shooters enjoy healthy competition at domestic events which helps them grow.
Harmeet Desai, Gujarat’s men’s singles TT gold medalist, says the National Games are important for players to get a feel of multi-discipline events, as...
Goa was scheduled to host the 36th National games in 2020 but had to be postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic.
We get a peek into what has suddenly made Bihar a rugby prospect, and how a team of young physios and doctors is at hand to address injuries and mishaps.
The National Games 2022 will see athletes competing in 36 disciplines including non-Olympic events like kabaddi, kho kho, lawn bowls, mallakhamb, squash, wushu...
Olympian Aparna Popat and Davis Cupper Gaurav Natekar feel the National Games have a lot going for them, but need to held regularly, for one.
Services men defeated Tamil Nadu 45-31 while Maharashtra women scored a 46-22 victory over hosts Gujarat at the National Games 2022.
Vijay Kumar, who won silver at 2012 London Olympics, won five gold and a bronze medal in the 2015 National Games held in Thiruvananthapuram.
Players share details about key aspects of their equipment and game preparation.
PV Sindhu, two-time Olympic medallist, suffered an injury during the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham last month.
West Bengal’s Jeet Chandra and Ronit Bhanja clinched the men’s doubles gold, beating statemates Arjun Ghosh and Anirban Ghosh in straight sets.
In singles, Harmeet Desai defeated G Sathiyan while Sutirtha Mukherjee got the better of Manika Batra to enter their respective finals.
Sharath Kamal was leading two sets to one and 6-1 in the fourth set against Soumyajit Ghosh when he called for medical attention.
G Sathiyan beat Wesley Do Roserio of Haryana while Sharath Kamal got better of Maharashtra’s Ravindra Kotiyan. Sanil Shetty overcame Uttar Pradesh’s...
Gujarat defeated Delhi while West Bengal overcame Maharashtra challenge in the final to walk away with the top prize.
Gujarat registered an easy win over West Bengal, while Delhi upset Maharashtra in men’s semifinals. Maharashtra defeated Tamil Nadu, while WB beat Telangana...