PM Modi hails India’s ‘stellar’ performance in sports

New Delhi [India]August 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the nation for the ninth time from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of 76th Independence Day, urged the people to support and promote sports and praised India’s ‘stellar’ performance in the recently concluded Commonwealth Games 2022. “Our stellar performances at … Read more

PM Modi interacts with medal winners of Commonwealth 2022 Games at his residence

New Delhi [India]August 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with all medal winners of the Commonwealth 2022 games at his official residence on Saturday. This is the first time the Prime Minister physically interacted with the winners of the Commonwealth Games after their spectacular performance in Birmingham. Earlier PM Modi had hosted the contingent … Read more

Rajnath felicitates armed forces personnel who won medals at Commonwealth Games

New Delhi [India]August 12 (ANI): Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated Armed Forces personnel who brought laurels to the country in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday. It is a commendable feat that 15 sportspersons from the three services bagged six Gold, four Silver and five Bronze medals for India, out total 31 … Read more

Indian men’s hockey team receives warm welcome after successful CWG 2022 campaign

New Delhi [India]August 10 (ANI): The Indian men’s hockey team received a warm welcome from the fans at the Delhi Airport on Wednesday after a great Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign in Birmingham. A dominant performance by Australia ended India’s Gold medal dream in hockey at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games in the final. India had … Read more

Annu Rani wins bronze in women’s javelin throw

birmingham [UK]August 7 (ANI): Ace Indian javelin thrower Annu Rani captured a bronze medal for her country after finishing in the third position in the final of the women’s javelin thrower final at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on Sunday. She finished at the third position with the best throw of 60.00 m, … Read more

Medal rush in wrestling; men’s fours lawn bowls team makes final

birmingham [UK]August 6 (ANI): It was a spectacular day for India in wrestling as they won medals including three gold at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022. So far, Indian athletes have won 26 medals– nine golds, eight silvers and nine bronzes– at the Commonwealth Games 2022. Bajrang Punia successfully defended his title and won his … Read more

Indian grapplers Anshu Malik, Sakshi Malik storm into semi-finals

birmingham [UK]August 5 (ANI): Indian wrestler Anshu Malik started her Commonwealth Games 2022 campaign with a win as she defeated Irene Symeonidis of Australia in her Women’s Freestyle 57 kg category match to enter the semi-finals on Friday. Malik was in her dominant form in this match which lasted for one minute and four seconds. … Read more

Manika Batra, Sreeja Akula secure QF spots, Reeth Tennison crashes out

birmingham [UK]August 5 (ANI): India’s star table tennis player Manika Batra has advanced to the quarterfinal of the women’s singles category after defeating Minhyung Jee of Australia in her round of 16 match at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham on Friday. Batra was at her very best in her 4-0 win. She won … Read more

Athlete Tejaswin Shankar after securing Bronze in high jump

birmingham [UK]August 4 (ANI): Following the historic Bronze medal win in the men’s high jump event on Wednesday, athlete Tejaswin Shankar said his victory is a ‘feather in his cap’. India’s Tejaswin Shankar clinched the bronze medal in the men’s high jump final with the mark of 2.22m at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 in … Read more