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JAKARTA PALEMBANG 2018

Dutee Chand is Asia’s second fastest woman; wins silver in 100m against all odds of hyperandrogenism

When Dutee Chand was suspended by Athletic Federation of India in compliance with International Olympic Committee on the basis of female hyperandrogenism, there was one man who supported her firmly. That man changed the face of Indian Badminton and he has changed Dutee’s life too. Pulella Gopichand opened his academy …

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India Squash squad add 3 medals; Saurav Ghosal, Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa win bronze

Indian Squash players Saurav Ghosal, Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa lost their respective semifinal matches  and all settled for bronze medals at the Asian Games 2018. Dipika Pallikal lost her match by 0-3 against Nicol Ann David of Malaysia. Joshna Chinappa settles for bronze after losing 1-3 in the women’s …

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Prajnesh Gunneswaran joins Ankita Raina; wins bronze in Men’s Singles Tennis at the Asian Games

Prajnesh Gunneswaran settled for bronze in Men’s Singles Tennis at Asian Games 2018 after he lost the semifinal match to Uzbekistan’s Denis Istomin. With this, Gunneswaran joined his female counterpart Ankita Raina who also won a bronze in this edition of the Asian Games. Prajnesh became only the 6th India …

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India drop gold in Kabaddi; settle for a bronze after surrendering their dominance to Iran

In the greatest upset in Asian Games 2018, India Men’s Kabaddi team, for the first time since the game’s inception, failed to reach the tournament final. They lost to Iran in the semi-final by 27-18. Seven-time champions India were totally battered by the Iranian defence and was left shell-shocked after the …

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