India’s 28-member contingent for the World Athletics Championships 2023 will be led by Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra.
Commonwealth Youth Games 2023: Shoan Ganguly and Anupriya Valliyot claim silver and bronze medals respectively
India has sent a contingent of eight players to the Commonwealth Youth Games 2023 which will end on August 11.
Dipa Karmakar drops from India’s Asian Games 2023 squad despite being at the top of the qualification stage
In the trials held in Bhubaneswar on July 11-12, Dipa had achieved the first place.
World Archery Championships 2023: Indian women’s compound team creates history by winning gold for the first time
The women’s compound team beat Dafne Quintero, Ana Sofía Hernandez Jeon, and Andrea Becerra of Mexico 235–229 in the group final.
Somalia suspends athletics head after runner takes 21 seconds to complete 100m in the World University Games
Minister of Youth and Sports Mohamed Barre Mohamud earlier apologized over the incident and said his ministry was not aware Ali had been selected to compete at the World University Games.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is not bearing the cost of the participation of the players, and not the Sports Ministry.
WFI Elections: Wrestler Anita Sheoran files her candidature to succeed Brij Bhushan as the WFI president
If Anita wins the WFI elections, she will create history. She will be the first woman to lead Indian wrestling, which has its roots in all-male akhadas.
The WFI elections will be held on August 12 and the last date for filing nominations is July 31.
Sri Lanka Athletics Championships: Sonia Baishya, and Jisna Mathew bags gold and silver respectively in women’s 400 meters event
Sonia, who hails from Raiganj district of West Bengal, clocked 53.46 seconds, falling just eight milliseconds short of her Personal Best (PB) effort of 53.38 and four milliseconds of her season best 53.42s achieved at the Federation Cup in Ranchi in February.
This is the second consecutive gold medal for Kishore, who won a gold medal at Lebanon National Championships, last week, with a throw of 78.96m.