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Will work harder to win Gold at Tokyo Games: Sakshi Malik

By   /  August 28, 2016  /  Daily News, Deccan Abroad, Featured News, Olympics, Sports, Telugu News  /  Comments Off on Will work harder to win Gold at Tokyo Games: Sakshi Malik

టోక్యో ఒలింపిక్స్ లో స్వర్ణ పతకం సాధిస్తా: సాక్షి మాలిక్ 2020 టోక్యోలో జరగబోయే ఒలింపిక్స్ లో స్వర్ణ పతకం సాధించడమే తన తదుపరి లక్ష్యమని భారత్ రెజ్లర్ సాక్షి మాలిక్ అన్నారు. తాను అందుకు ఇప్పటినుంచే సన్నద్ధం అవుతానన్నారు. ఆదివారం గోపిచంద్ అకాడమీలో జరిగిన కార్యక్రమంలో ఆమె పాల్గొన్నారు. దేశప్రజలు అందరూ తాను గెలవాలని కోరుకున్నారని అన్నారు. ప్రజల ఆశీస్సుల వల్లే తాను పతకం సాధించగలిగానని చెప్పారు. తాను ఒలింపిక్స్ కు ఒంటరిగా వెళ్ళానని గుర్తు […]

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Sakshi Malik wins the Bronze Medal – the first medal to India

By   /  August 18, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Sakshi Malik wins the Bronze Medal – the first medal to India

Wrestler Sakshi Malik from Haryana gets the first medal to India – a Bronze medal in freestyle 58kg event. Who would have thought that a young lady from Haryana will topple the world’s top wrestling champions at Olympics Aggressive and tenacious, and winner of Silver medal at Common Wealth Games, India’s Sakshi Malik was doing pretty […]

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Srikanth loses at Rio, but after giving a tough fight

By   /  August 18, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Srikanth loses at Rio, but after giving a tough fight

Even as the dry spell continues at Olympics for Indian contingent, no one seems to be complaining. The grit and fight put out by Indian sports men and women is filling the hearts of otherwise not such a great supporter of sports – India. The hopes are alive, but they don’t seem to matter much. […]

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SIndhu, Saina shine at Rio

By   /  August 12, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on SIndhu, Saina shine at Rio

It was yet another bad day at Rio Olympics for India, but the sparkle came in the form of Hyderabadi Badminton players Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu. Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and two-time World Championship bronze medallist P.V. Sindhu won their matches on Thursday. Saina defeated Lohayanny Vincente of Brazil for 21-17, 21-17 in […]

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Indian sportsmen went to Olympics only to take selfies – Says Shobha De.

By   /  August 10, 2016  /  Community News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports, Tamil Community News, Tamil News  /  Comments Off on Indian sportsmen went to Olympics only to take selfies – Says Shobha De.

இந்திய வீரர்கள் ஒலிம்பிக் சென்றது செல்ஃபி எடுத்துக்கொள்ளவே ; பிரபல எழுத்தாளர் ஷோபா டே கடும் தாக்கு. ஒலிம்பிக் போட்டிக்கு இந்திய வீரர்கள் சென்றதே செல்பி எடுக்கத் தான் என்று பிரபல கட்டுரை யாளர் ஷோபா டே கருத்து தெரிவித்துள்ளார். அவரது கருத்துக்கு சமூக வலைத்தளங் களில் கடும் எதிர்ப்பு கிளம்பி யுள்ளது. ஒலிம்பிக்கில் இந்திய அணி பதக்கம் வெல்ல முடியாமல் படாதபாடு பட்டு வருகிறது. துப்பாக்கி சுடுதலில் நம்பிக்கை நட்சத்திரமான அபிநவ் பிந்த்ரா 10 மீட்டர் […]

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Shobhaa De calls Indian Olympic contingent waste of money

By   /  August 10, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Shobhaa De calls Indian Olympic contingent waste of money

‘Goal of Team India at the Olympics: Rio jao. Selfies lo. Khaali haat wapas aao. What a waste of money and opportunity’ – said popular columnist Shobhaa De on twitter handle commenting on the unsatisfactory performance of Olympic contingent at Rio so far. Yet another mockery came in the form of a tweet by one […]

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Day 1 for Indians at Rio; Only highlight is rower Duttu

By   /  August 7, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Day 1 for Indians at Rio; Only highlight is rower Duttu

While it is heartening to watch Indian players sweating it out at the Rio Olympics, it is not an easy road ahead. The tough and challenge associated with making a breakthrough at Olympics cannot be undermined. For India it was an all-round disappointing show with the promising Jitu Rai and Apurvi Chandela returning empty handed […]

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Indian Hockey team wins the first match against Ireland

By   /  August 6, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Indian Hockey team wins the first match against Ireland

It was a narrow, yet an important win nevertheless for Indian Hockey team that won over Ireland with a 3-2 lead on Saturday. It is the first win at an Olympic event after 12 years for the Indian Hockey team. In fact Indian converted its penalty corners while Ireland wasted all of them, securing the […]

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Rio Olympics 2016: The biggest extravaganza all set to begin

By   /  August 5, 2016  /  Deccan Abroad, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports, USA News, World News  /  Comments Off on Rio Olympics 2016: The biggest extravaganza all set to begin

It is going to be the most awaited sporting event of year and even bigger for South America, where Olympics is being held for the first time. A grand ceremony as is the tradition will mark the opening of the 17-day sports carnival, being held from August 5 to August 21) and has been indeed […]

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13-year-old Gaurika from Nepal is the youngest player at Rio

By   /  August 5, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on 13-year-old Gaurika from Nepal is the youngest player at Rio

All set to take part in swimming competitions at Rio is the 13-year-old Gaurika Singh – the youngest of the lot. The Nepalese swimmer will be taking part in the 100m backstroke event on Sunday. A student of a popular London school – Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls in Hertfordshire, England is a highly competitive […]

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