Harvinder Singh Becomes First Indian To Win Medal For Archery In Paralympics

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  NET Web Desk On Friday, September 3, the Indian archer Harvinder Singh has clinched India’s first-ever archery medal in Paralympic Games, thereby etching a history in the sport culture. The 31-yr-old archer beat South Korea’s Kim Min Su in the shoot-off to bag India’s 13th medal at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020. Marked World No.23,… Continue reading Harvinder Singh Becomes First Indian To Win Medal For Archery In Paralympics

Assam: Pugilist Jamuna Boro, Archer Sanjay Boro To Be Appointed As Excise Inspectors

NET Web Desk Boxer Jamuna Boro, who won a bronze medal at the 2019 AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships held in Ulan-Ude, Russia, and international archer Sanjay Boro will be appointed as excise inspectors. In a statement issued to the media on September 1, 2021, the Assam cabinet informed that the duo will be handed… Continue reading Assam: Pugilist Jamuna Boro, Archer Sanjay Boro To Be Appointed As Excise Inspectors

Dale Steyn Bids Adieu To Cricket

Legendary South African fast bowler Dale Steyn announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on August 31, 2021. Steyn, who made his international debut in 2004, has represented the Proteas in 93 Tests, 125 ODIs and 47 T20Is. Taking to his Twitter handle he wrote, “And it’s been a long December and there’s reason… Continue reading Dale Steyn Bids Adieu To Cricket

Tokyo Paralympics Committee Takes Back Discus Thrower Vinod Kumar’s Bronze

  NET Web Desk Discus thrower Vinod Kumar lost his bronze medal at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympic Games after being found not ‘ineligible’ for F52 Discus medal event. Vinod Kumar had won the bronze with an Asian record of 19.91m throw, thereby finishing third in the men’s discus throw F52 class. But was stripped off… Continue reading Tokyo Paralympics Committee Takes Back Discus Thrower Vinod Kumar’s Bronze

Sumit Antil Bags 2nd Gold For India In Tokyo Paralympics

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– NET Web Desk He came, he threw, he bagged gold. Sumit Antil’s golden moments in Tokyo Paralympics can be expressed in these three clauses. He also smashed one record after another while bagging the second gold for India after Avni Lekhara on the same day. His gold comes in the F64 category. This is… Continue reading Sumit Antil Bags 2nd Gold For India In Tokyo Paralympics

The Unstoppable Indian Paralympic Contingent

  NET Web Desk The Tokyo Paralympic Games 2020 have bagged a string of seven medals into nine sporting disciplines. With India’s largest-ever contingent, participating for the sport, the nation has attained a successful Paralympics campaign reach. A total of 54 Indian athletes are participating in nine International Sports – badminton, swimming, table tennis, powerlifting,… Continue reading The Unstoppable Indian Paralympic Contingent

Manipur : Ace Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Starts Training For ‘Mission Paris Olympics 2024’

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  NET Web Desk Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu bringing home the first medal for India during the Tokyo Olympics 2020 has made her country proud with the feat. The 27-yrs-old Indian weightlifter and the silver medalist has defied all odds set by the society, thereby rising to success. Now, after getting a Medal in Tokyo… Continue reading Manipur : Ace Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu Starts Training For ‘Mission Paris Olympics 2024’

Band, Baja, Bharat Welcomes Indian Medalists At New Delhi IGI Airport

– NET Web Desk Bharat welcomed the rest of the Olympic contingent with full drums and dancing at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi today. It included gold medal winner Neeraj Chopra, bronze medalists Lovlina Gogoi, Bajrang Punia, the women’s hockey team, and many others. They were greeted to a huge reception in… Continue reading Band, Baja, Bharat Welcomes Indian Medalists At New Delhi IGI Airport

Neeraj Chopra’s ‘Golden Arm’ Grabs Historic Gold For India

– NET Web Desk India witnessed the golden moment of getting a Gold medal in Athletics in the summer Olympics when Neeraj Chopra crossed 87 meters with his golden arm. A medal in Athletics took more than a hundred years for India to win. Neeraj Chopra started strong with a throw of 87.03m .He consolidated… Continue reading Neeraj Chopra’s ‘Golden Arm’ Grabs Historic Gold For India

Bajrang Bags Bronze For India

– NET Web Desk Bajrang Punia with a trademark display of strength, skill, and stamina defeated the reigning silver medalist Daulet Niazbekov. Bajrang displayed utter domination as he destroyed his opponent by 8-0. Celebrations erupt at Haryana’s Sonipat after wrestler Bajrang Punia gets India’s 6th medal.