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IAS Officer Suhas L Yathiraj Match Away From Historic Gold At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

IAS Officer Suhas L Yathiraj Match Away From Historic Gold At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Suhas Yathiraj, 38-year-old district magistrate of Gautam Buddh Nagar (Noida), will script history as the first-ever IAS officer to win a medal at the Paralympics

04 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics: President, PM Lead Sports Fraternity In Hailing Manish Narwal-Singhraj Adhana 1-2 Finish

Tokyo Paralympics: President, PM Lead Sports Fraternity In Hailing Manish Narwal-Singhraj Adhana 1-2 Finish

Manish Narwal, 19, smashed the Paralympic record to clinch India's third gold, while Adhana bagged the silver in 50m Pistol final

04 September 2021

IAS Suhas Yathiraj, Shuttlers Assures India Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Suhas Yathiraj, Pramod Bhagat, and Krishna Nagar sailed into the men's singles finals of the badminton event in their respective classifications.Bhagat plays...

Manish Narwal Clinches Gold, Singhraj Adhana Bags Silver In 50m Pistol At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Manish Narwal Clinches Gold, Singhraj Adhana Bags Silver In 50m Pistol At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Narwal shot a total of 218.2, a Paralympic record, to claim gold while Adana, who had won the bronze in the 10m air pistol, added a silver to his kitty

04 September 2021

Harvinder Singh Wins Bronze, India's First Archery Medal In Paralympics

An economics scholar from the Punjabi University, Patiala, Singh collected three shoot-off wins on the day starting with his triumphs in the opening rounds

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03 September 2021
Always Want To Give My Hundred Percent, Not Satisfied Easily: Avani Lekhara

Always Want To Give My Hundred Percent, Not Satisfied Easily: Avani Lekhara

Avani Lekhara on Friday became the first Indian woman to win two Paralympic medals by claiming the 50m Rifle 3 Position SH1 bronze to add to an unprecedented...


03 September 2021
Praveen Kumar Beats COVID In More Ways Than One For Tokyo Paralympics, High Jump Silver Medal

Praveen Kumar Beats COVID In More Ways Than One For Tokyo Paralympics, High Jump Silver Medal

Praveen, son of a poor farmer at a village near Jewar in Gautam Buddha Nagar district, clinched the silver medal in the men's high jump T64/T44 event of the...


03 September 2021
'Unthinkable' - Praveen Kumar On His Tokyo Paralympics High Jump Silver

'Unthinkable' - Praveen Kumar On His Tokyo Paralympics High Jump Silver

Praveen Kumar clinched the silver medal in the men's high jump T64 event of the Tokyo Paralympics taking India's haul to 11 in the ongoing Summer Games on...


03 September 2021
Avani Lekhara Is Legend At 19, Becomes First Indian Woman To Win Two Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Avani Lekhara Is Legend At 19, Becomes First Indian Woman To Win Two Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

The 19-year-old Lekhara, competing in her debut Games, finished third in 50m Rifle 3 Position


03 September 2021
Avani Lekhara Wins Historic Bronze For India In 50m Rifle 3 Position At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Avani Lekhara Wins Historic Bronze For India In 50m Rifle 3 Position At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Avani Lekhara is now first-ever Indian to win two individual medals at Paralympics/Olympics


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03 September 2021
Prachi Yadav Finishes Last In 200m Canoe VL2 Final At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Prachi Yadav Finishes Last In 200m Canoe VL2 Final At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Prachi finished the race in 1:07.329s to settle for the last place


03 September 2021
Praveen Kumar Wins Silver In High Jump At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Praveen Kumar Wins Silver In High Jump At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

This is India’s fourth medal in high jump after Nishad Kumar, Mariyappan Thangavelu and Sharad Kumar


02 September 2021
Shooter Rahul Jakhar Finishes 5th In Mixed 25m Pistol Final At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Shooter Rahul Jakhar Finishes 5th In Mixed 25m Pistol Final At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Rahul Jakhar, 35, was eliminated at the end of the seventh series in the finals after qualifying second with a score of 576


02 September 2021
Aruna Tanwar Withdraws From Taekwondo Repechage Match Due To Suspected Fracture At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Aruna Tanwar Withdraws From Taekwondo Repechage Match Due To Suspected Fracture At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Aruna was scheduled to feature in the repechage round later in the evening after she lost to fourth-seeded Espinoza Carranza of Peru in the quarters


03 September 2021
Paralympic Athletes: Sightless, Limbless But Always Full Of Life

Paralympic Athletes: Sightless, Limbless But Always Full Of Life

India’s stellar show at the Tokyo Paralympics turns our attention to each para athlete’s conquest of personal tragedy. They are stars no less than anyone.


02 September 2021
Aruna Tanwar Loses In Taekwondo Quarters, Medal Hope Hinges On Repechage At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Aruna Tanwar Loses In Taekwondo Quarters, Medal Hope Hinges On Repechage At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Earlier in the day, Aruna had stunned fifth seed Danijela Jovanovic of Serbia 29-9


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02 September 2021
Prachi Yadav Qualifies For Canoe Sprint Semifinal At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Prachi Yadav Qualifies For Canoe Sprint Semifinal At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Prachi Yadav, 26, hails from Bhopal and recorded a time of 1:11.098 seconds in CLass VL2 Heat 1


02 September 2021
Suhas Yathiraj, Tarun Win; Palak Kohli-Parul Parmar Lose At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Suhas Yathiraj, Tarun Win; Palak Kohli-Parul Parmar Lose At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

IAS Officer Suhas, 38, took just 19 minutes to see off Germany's Jan Niklas Pott 21-9 21-3 in a lopsided group A clash.


02 September 2021
India At Tokyo Paralympics: Arvind Malik Avoids Wooden Spoon In Shot Put Final - Highlights

India At Tokyo Paralympics: Arvind Malik Avoids Wooden Spoon In Shot Put Final - Highlights

Indians competed in three medal events -- shooting, shot put and taekwondo -- on Thursday. Catch highlights of India at Tokyo Paralympics 2020


01 September 2021
Pramod Bhagat Wins, Palak Kohli Endures Tough Day At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Pramod Bhagat Wins, Palak Kohli Endures Tough Day At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Bhagat, the reigning world champion, outwitted fellow Indian Manoj Sarkar 21-10, 21-23, 21-9, in his men's singles group A class SL3 opener


01 September 2021
Amit Saroha, Dharambir End Without Medal At Club Throw Event At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Amit Saroha, Dharambir End Without Medal At Club Throw Event At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

With this event, India ended the day medal-less after touching the unprecedented double-digit mark on Tuesday with a haul of 10 so far, including two gold


01 September 2021
How Bhagavad Gita Helped Sharad Kumar Win Tokyo Paralympics High Jump Medal

How Bhagavad Gita Helped Sharad Kumar Win Tokyo Paralympics High Jump Medal

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),...


01 September 2021
India At Tokyo Paralympics: Amit Saroha, Dharambir Disappoint, India Finish Day 8 With No Medals - Highlights

India At Tokyo Paralympics: Amit Saroha, Dharambir Disappoint, India Finish Day 8 With No Medals - Highlights

Indians didn't add to their 10 medals already at Tokyo Paralympics. Catch the highlights of India's performance here.


31 August 2021
Sharad Kumar Almost Pulled Out Of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics But Says Reading Bhagavad Gita Helped

Sharad Kumar Almost Pulled Out Of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics But Says Reading Bhagavad Gita Helped

Sharad Kumar, also a Sports Authority of India coach, had trained for three years in Ukraine from 2017 to prepare for the Paralympics.


31 August 2021
Mariayappan Thangavelu Says Rains Hampered His Gold Medal Bid at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Mariayappan Thangavelu Says Rains Hampered His Gold Medal Bid at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

After clearing 1.86m, Mariyappan and Sam Grewe struggled to clear 1.88m height but the American finally bagged gold medal by soaring over the mark in the final...


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