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  • Sachin is ICC’s Player of the Year

    Sachin Tendulkar capped a fine year with the most coveted cricketing reward in recent times ‘The Sir Garfield Sobers Cricketer of the Year’ Award as the maestro glittered bright amidst a galaxy of leading players at the LG ICC Awards in Banglore on Wednesday. Tendulkar became the second Indian to win the award after Rahul […]

    India shoot to 2nd spot with five-gold haul

    Two pairs of shooters were bang on target while the grapplers made a clean sweep of all three titles at stake as India grabbed five gold medals to climb to the second spot in the medals table below Australia in the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday. The Indian men’s 10m air rifle pair of Olympic gold […]

    Indian shooters open gold medal chest on day two

    Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang shot down the country’s first gold medal in the Commonwealth Games on the second day of competitions on Tuesday before Rahi Sarnobat and Anisa Sayyed added the second one at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range. Deepak Sharma and Omkar Singh later fetched a silver medal from the shooting arena […]

    India blanks Barbados 5-0 in badminton event of CWG

    P Kashyap shone on debut while Saina Nehwal continued her rampaging run as India demolished a lowly Barbados 5-0 in the badminton mixed team event of the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi on Tuesday. After dumping Kenya 5-0 on Monday, it was time for Barbados to face the music when mixed doubles pair of Jwala […]

    Impressive performance by Indian wrestlers in CWG

    Indian Wrestlers got off to rolliking start as all the three Wrestlers Ravinder Singh, Sanjay and Anil Kumar made it to the final of their respective categories on day 2 of the Common Wealth Games. In the Greco Roman 60kg category Ravinder Singh showcased a power packed performance and defeated Nigerian Romeo Joseph by 1-0, […]

    India Win First Gold:Bindra, Gagan Set CWG Record

    Indian shooters Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang fired in unison and shot a Games record 1193 in men’s 10m air rifle event to give the country its first gold medal in the 19th Commonwealth Games in New Delhi on Tuesday. The pair together scored 1193 to break their own record, which they had set four […]

    Indian Air Force fully prepared to meet any threat: Naik

    The Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal P.V Naik has said that the Indian Air Force is fully prepared to meet any threat from any corner any time. Addressing the annual press conference on the Air Force Day to be held on8th October Mr. Naik said that country will be acquiring 200 to 250 […]

    CWG: Australia on top with 5 medals

    At the end of the first day’s competitions in the Delhi Commonwealth Games yesterday, Australia topped the medals tally with Four gold and Two Silver. Canada stood second with One Gold and Three Bronze. South Africa were placed third with One Gold and one Bronze. Malaysia and Nigeria occupied the next two spots claiming a […]

    CWG: 18 Gold medals to be decided todayCWG

    On the second day of competitions in the Commonwealth Games today, 18 Gold medals will be decided.Five of the Gold medals will come from Swimming. Shooting will give four. Cycling races and Wrestling will each account for three medals. Weightlifting will offer two Gold medals, while Artistic Gymnastics one.

    Arti gives India winning start in swimming

    Indian swimmer Arti Bajarang Ghorpade launched the first event of the Commonwealth Games on Monday with a home win in the opening heat of the women’s 200m freestyle. The 19-year-old easily won the first race of the swimming programme, beating two other swimmers in 2:12.20, but her time in the four-length event was well off […]