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  • Shuttlers pitchfork India to second spot in Games

    Women shuttlers led by singles title-favourite Saina Nehwal provided India with a golden double to pilot the country to a historic second-place finish and scored a century of medals in the Commonwealth Games that ended in New Delhi on Thursday. Saina rallied brilliantly from a first-game loss to put it across Mew Choo Wong of […]

    The rangoli that left everyone spellbound

    Over 2,000 children stole the hearts of about 60,000 spectators at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium as they performed to the tunes of ‘Vande Matram’ and created A rangoli pattern on the field as part of the closing ceremony. It began with 2010 school children from the national capital, dressed in white costumes, taking over the […]

    Australia Rout India 8-0

    Eight-time Olympic champions India’s dream of registering their maiden hockey gold in the Commonwealth Games came down crashing as world champions Australia spanked the home team 8-0 to win their fourth consecutive gold in the quadrennial event in New Delhi on Thursday. The sweltering conditions had no effect on Australia’s performance as they proved too […]

    India Have Made A Clean Sweep In The Two Test Cricket

    India have made a clean sweep of the two test Cricket series against Australia. They beat the visitors in the second test at Bangalore on Wednesday by 7 wickets. The home side had already won the first test at Mohali. Australia resumed their second innings on Wednesday at 202 for 7 and were bundled out […]

    TT: Sharath-Saha in doubles final, Roy crashes out

    Olympian Achanta Sharath Kamal and Subhajit Saha assured India of a medal from table tennis when they beat English pair of Andrew Baggaley and L Pitchford 3-2 to enter the final of the men’s doubles final at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi on Wednesday. However, Soumyadeep Roy could not clear the semi-final hurdle as […]

    Heena bags silver, Jung bronze

    Heena Sidhu won a silver while Samaresh Jung bagged a bronze for India in the Commonwealth Games shooting at Dr Karni Singh Range in New Delhi on Wednesday. Having won the women’s 10 metre air pistol pairs event, Heena won her second medal in the form of a silver when she shot 481.6 behind Malaysia’s […]

    Asian Games torch relay begins in Beijing

    Chinese President Hu Jintao launched the Asian Games torch relay in central Beijing on Wednesday, kicking off a 21-city nationwide trek that will end in Guangzhou for the start of the event on 12th November. Hu handed the Games flame to the first of 2,010 torch bearers at an elaborate and colourful ceremony outside the […]

    Rajapaksa to be Guest of Honour at CWG closing ceremony

    Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa will be the Guest of Honour during the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Delhi on Thursday. “President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been invited to attend, as the Guest of Honour, the closing ceremony on 14th October of the Commonwealth Games that are at present underway in New Delhi,” a […]

    India create new record while second dope scandal hits Games

    The shooting range provided India with a record 31st gold in the Commonwealth Games when Heena Sidhu and Annu Raj Singh triumphed in the women’s 10m air pistol pairs event even as a second dope scandal in as many days came to light to take grab the spotlight. Two silver medals also came India’s way […]

    Nikon Enhances Sports Photography Experience at Commonwealth Games 2010

    New Delhi : Nikon India, the 100% subsidiary of Nikon Corporation the leaders in imaging technology has set up service centre for Commonwealth Games press photographers. The service centre is located at the Main Press Centre (MPC) at Pragati Maidan. The service centre has become a hub for photographers who can get their cameras serviced […]