The observation committee headed by Mary Kom, which manages the WFI affairs, announced the 36-member Indian team for the Zagreb Open on Wednesday.
Controversy erupts after Mary Kom’s husband raised questions about the boxer’s statue installed in Manipur Olympic Park
In an interview to a local newspaper, Mary Kom's husband claimed that the statue installed in the park does not look like six-time women's boxing world champion and 2012 London Olympics bronze medalist Mary Kom.
Significantly, Mary Kom has won many medals in her career. She is the only player in the world to win 8 medals in the World Championship.
10 Indian players including MC Mary Kom, PV Sindhu, Mirabai Chanu elected in IOA Athletes’ Commission
The remaining 7 sportspersons selected in the IOA Athletes’ Commission include Olympian Shiva Keshavan, 2012 Olympic bronze medalist Gagan Narang, table tennis player Achanta Sharath Kamal, hockey player Rani Rampal, swordsman Bhavani Devi, rower Bajrang Lal and former shotput player O. P Karhana.
Indian Players who have medals in World Championships, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and Olympic Games
Some Indian players who made it possible to win medals on the international stage. Here's the list of them.
Women in Sports, third episode is dedicated to all the female athletes who flourished after being a mother. Read about their stories here.
On this occasion of International Women's Day, let's take a look at the five Indian women who influence the young generation to follow their passion.
Checkout India's full schedule and key matches of Day 3 of Olympics 2020. Sania Mirza, Mary Kom and P.V Sindhu will play their first match of Tokyo 2020.
In the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Mary Kom and Manpreet Singh will be the flag bearers of the opening ceremony from India.
More than 80 Indian Athletes have qualified for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Athletes from 10 sports have secured Olympic berth. Read the full article.