A knee injury almost derailed his Tokyo Paralympics campaign but Sharad Kumar, who won a high jump bronze at the 2020 Summer Games on Tuesday (August 31), found belief and new energy by reading the Bhagavad Gita to overcome anxiety and a painful knee....
Catch the highlights and updates of India's campaign at the 2020 Summer Paralympics in Tokyo. India won one silver and two bronze medals on Tuesday.
India has so far won five medals in athletics - 1 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze. The country stood 26th in the medals tally on Monday (August 30), an...
Nineteen-year-old Avani Lekhara became the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games on August 30. Avani bagged gold in the R2 (women's...
The 23-year-old clinched India's second gold at Tokyo Paralympics, shattering the men's F64 category world record multiple times
Avani Lekhara has been wheelchair-bound since a road accident in 2012. However, her disability could not stop her from chasing her dream.
The 41-year-old BSF man had produced a best throw of 19.91m to finish third behind Piotr Kosewicz (20.02m) of Poland and Velimir Sandor (19.98m) of Croatia on...
Several Bollywood celebrities, including actors Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal, Ajay Devgn and Sidharth Malhotra congratulated Indian Paralympians after their...
In one inspired evening in Tokyo, Antil produced throws of - 66.95, 68.08, 65.27, 66.71 and 68.55. His final attempt, however, returned a foul throw. And it...
Sumit Antil produced a monster throw of 68.55m in the fifth attempt to destroy the 10-men field and recreated his own world record
All you need to know about Avani Lekhara: Paralysed waist down, studies seemed to be the only option but life had other ideas in store for her
The 19-year-old finished with a world record-equalling total of 249.6, which is also a new Paralympic record
Lekhara is the first Indian woman to win an individual gold medal in the Paralympics or Olympics
Kathuniya said preparing for the Games was hard for him as lockdowns ensured that facilities were closed for a major part of the last two years
Devendra Jhajharia and Sundar Singh Gurjar win silver and bronze respectively in the men's javelin throw F46 event at Tokyo Paralympic Games 2020
Yogesh Kathuniya produced his season's best throw in the final attempt with an effort of 44.38m to settle for the silver medal
Avani Lekhara clinches India's first gold in Tokyo Paralympics by winning the women's 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 event
Bhavinaben Patel on Sunday (August 29) became only the second Indian woman to win a medal at the Paralympics
Bhavinaben Patel on Sunday became only the second Indian woman to win a medal at the Paralympics. She lost the women's singles table tennis class 4 final to...
Patel's impressive run at Tokyo Paralympic Games ended with a fighting 7-11 5-11 6-11 loss to China's Ying Zhou, a two-time gold medallist
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also congratulated Patel for her achievement
Zakia Khudadadi and Hossain Rasouli had flown from Kabul to Paris before continuing on to Tokyo, the IPC said
Bhavinaben Patel suffered straight games defeat to China's Zhou Ying on Sunday. But India officially open its medal account in Tokyo Paralympics
Rakesh Kumar had near-perfect four ends, dropping just one point each enroute to totalling 144 out of a possible 150
Patel became the first Indian to enter the final of a table tennis event in the Paralympics with a hard-fought 3-2 win over China's Miao Zhang