Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 160 for query «gold coast»

25 April, 2018 1:21 PM Haryana Government cancels award function for CWG medallists after prize money furore

Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Wednesday cancelled the felicitation function for the state's Commonwealth Games (CWG) medal winners after being threatened with a boycott by top athletes, such as wrestler Vinesh Phogat and javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra, over a proposed cut in prize money. The function was to be held in Panchkula on Thursday but athletes 24

18 April, 2018 6:37 AM Sathiyan strikes big on debut

Returns with a gold, silver and bronze in the Commonwealth Games 2018. Returning with a medal of every hue following his Commonwealth Games debut, G. Sathiyan has more reasons to be happy than any other Indian medallist. A team gold, men’s doubles silver (with Sharath Kamal) and mixed doubles’ bronze (Manika Batra) were in keeping with Sathiyan’s newly-found 36

17 April, 2018 5:10 PM CWG 2018: Gold medallists relive their success stories

Jitu, Heena and Tejaswini say their performance was a result of hard work and determination Jitu Rai was the only shooter who was able to follow up on his gold from the last Commonwealth Games (CWG), with one more in Gold Coast. “I am happy with the gold in air pistol this time. Last time, I did not get to shoot air pistol and got the gold in free pistol 43

17 April, 2018 3:55 PM CWG 2018: Now IOA says it supports Vikram Sisodia appealing against CGF reprimand

New Delhi: Days after saying that triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker KT Irfan will be liable to sanctions for breaching CWG's 'no needle policy', the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Tuesday said it supports officials who had appealed against the CGF Court decision to oust the two athletes from the Games Village in Gold Coast. Rakesh Babu and Irfan 47

15 April, 2018 2:53 PM Rathore promises to build on CWG gains

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore today lauded the Indian athletes' performance at the Commonwealth Games and promised to build on the success in Gold Coast keeping the 2024 and 2028 Olympics in mind. India finished third in the medals tally, courtesy 66 medals including 26 gold, 20 silver and as many bronze. "The intensity and passion shown by the athletes 70

15 April, 2018 4:21 AM Commonwealth Games 2018: Silver For Kidambi Srikanth As Lee Chong Wei Claims Men's Singles Gold

Kidambi Srikanth put up a valiant fight but it wasn't enough as Malaysian badminton legend Lee Chong Wei came up trumps in the men's singles gold match at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia on Sunday. The Malaysian superstar eked out a 19-21, 21-14, 21-14 win over the newly crowned World No.1 from India to clinch his third individual 36

15 April, 2018 3:53 AM Commonwealth Games 2018, Day 11 Medals Tally, Gold Coast – updates

t's the final day of the Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast. Saina Nehwal won the first Gold for India on Sunday after a nail-biter match defeating her compatriot PV Sindhu in the Badminton finals. India now stands strong at the third spot with 26 Gold, 19 Silver and 20 Bronze medals, an overall count of 65 medals. In Table Tennis, Achanta Sharath 61

15 April, 2018 3:53 AM Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika-Joshna win silver in women's doubles squash

Defending champions Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa bagged the silver in women's doubles squash at the 21st Commonwealth Games, after losing to New Zealand's Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy in Gold Coast on Sunday. The Indian duo lost 0-2 (9-11, 8-11) to the Kiwis in the pulsating 22-minute summit clash at the Oxenford Studios. Gold Coast 45

14 April, 2018 7:13 PM Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Punam Yadav Attacked In Varanasi

Indian Weightlifter Punam Yadav, who won India a gold medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia's Gold Coast was attacked with bricks and stones by unidentified assailants on Saturday when she was visiting a relative, police said. When her father, uncle and cousin tried to intervene they too were thrashed. Amid heavy stone pelting and ruckus 38

14 April, 2018 4:42 PM Commonwealth Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal Questions 'Shocking Decisions' After Squash Mixed Doubles Final Loss

Dipika Pallikal said shocking decisions were made during the final. Dipika Pallikal on Saturday questioned the "shocking decisions" taken by the referees in the Squash mixed doubles final event at the 21st Commonwealth Games on Saturday. The Indians lost to Australia's Donna Urquhart and Cameron Pilley 8-11, 10-11 in a closely-contested match. The Indians 45