February 29, 2024 22:05 (IST)
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Asiad: HS Prannoy wins bronze medal in badminton men’s singles; becomes 2nd Indian after legendary Syed Modi in 1982

Hangzhou: India’s star shuttler HS Prannoy's remarkable journey at the 2023 Asian Games in Hangzhou came to an end on Friday as he was defeated in straight games by China’s Li Shi Feng in the badminton men’s singles semifinal.

Asian Games: India thrash Bangladesh by nine wickets to reach final

India stormed into the finals of the Asian Games 2023 men's cricket after beating Bangladesh in the semifinals at the Pingfeng Cricket Field by 9 wickets on Friday.

China does it again: Neeraj Chopra's first javelin throw goes unmeasured; India alleges 'cheating'

Hangzhou: A major dispute arose during Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra's javelin event at the Asian Games in China’s Hangzhou on Wednesday when his first attempt, a massive throw, was not measured by the Chinese officials.

Asian Games 2023: India decimates Pakistan 10-2 in men's hockey Pool A match

Hangzhou: India dominated Pakistan with a 10-2 victory in the men's hockey Pool A match, culminating the day on a high note.

Asiad rowing: Olympian duo Arjun Lal Jat, Arvind Singh win silver medals

Hangzhou/IBNS/UNI The Indian men’s lightweight double sculls team comprising Olympians Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh, and the men’s eight team won silver medals in their respective Asian Games 2023 rowing events here on Sunday.

Asian Games 2023 inaugurated in a glittering ceremony in China's Hangzhou; Lovlina Borgohain and Harmanpreet Singh lead Indian contingent

Hangzhou(China): The Asian Games 2023 was inaugurated on Saturday in China's Hangzhou city, marked by a spectacular artistic performance in the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping and other distinguished guests.

Indian Women's Hockey Team gear up face China in Germany tour

New Delhi: The Indian Women's Hockey Team will face China on Sunday in the first game of the Germany tour, where they will play three matches from July 16 to 19.

Arunachal skater Nani Sonam will represent India at Asian Games

Itanagar/IBNS: Skater Nani Sonam hailing from Arunachal Pradesh is selected to represent the country at the 19th Asian Games, 2022.  

China: South Korean footballer detained over bribery charges

Beijing: The Chinese government announced South Korean footballer Son Jun-ho has been detained on suspicion of having taken a bribe.

IOC uses Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's safety using 'quiet diplomacy'

Lausanne/UNI: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday reaffirmed the safety of tennis star Peng Shuai, who accused a top government official of sexual assault, using "quiet diplomacy" with Chinese sports organisations.

China to successfully hold Winter Olympics despite spread of new Covid strain: Beijing

Beijing/UNI/Sputnik/IBNS: China will successfully hold the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games on schedule, despite the worldwide spread of the new Omicron coronavirus strain, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Zhao Lijian said Tuesday.

WTA chief says video call between IOC chief, Chinese Tennis star Peng Shuai remains insufficient to assure her 'safety'

The Women's Tennis Association on Monday said a video call between the International Olympic Committee president and Chinese Tennis player Peng Shuai is 'unclear' to ascertain that she was 'free' and able to make her own decisions.

China postpones Beijing Marathon amid rising COVID-19 cases

Beijing: Chinese authorities have postponed Beijing marathon amid rise in COVID-19 cases, media reports said on Monday.

Tokyo Olympics: China's Lyu crowned in weightlifting 81kg division

Tokyo/UNI/Xinhua: Chinese veteran weightlifter Lyu Xiaojun claimed the gold medal in men's 81kg division with three new Olympic records at the Tokyo Olympic Games here on Saturday.  

China wins gold in women's quadruple sculls in Tokyo Olympic 2020 rowing regatta

Tokyo/UNI/Sputnik: China has won gold in the women's quadruple sculls in the Olympic rowing regatta in Tokyo, setting a world record - 6 minutes 5.13 seconds.