Saurabh Chaudhary: Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sensational Saurabh Chaudhary fires his way into 10m Air Pistol finals as topper, Abhishek Verma misses out | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: The sensational Saurabh Chaudhary fired his way into the finals of the men’s 10m air pistol event by topping the qualifications with a mind-blowing performance in the Tokyo Olympics here on Saturday. Abhishek Verma, the other Indian in the fray, was also in contention to make the cut after staging an excellent rally, but … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Deepika Kumari-Pravin Jadhav qualify for quarterfinals in archery mixed team event | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: India experienced a perfect start to their archery campaign at the Olympics on Saturday as the mixed duo of Deepika Kumari and Pravin Jadhav bounced back from behind to knock out Chinese Taipei and book a quarterfinal berth. Trailing 1-3 after they lost the first set by one point, Team India needed to win … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Apurvi Chandela, Elavenil Valarivan fail to qualify for 10m air rifle final | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Indian shooters were off to a poor start at the Tokyo Olympics as first-timer Elavanil Valarivan and Apurvi Chandela failed to qualify for the finals of the women’s 10m air rifle event here on Saturday. Making her Olympic debut, Elavanil finished 16th after shooting 626.5 over six series of 10 shots each, while the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Bhutan’s archer Karma waits to challenge Deepika Kumari | Tokyo Olympics News

For a nation that measures welfare through happiness, Bhutanese are happiest shooting arrows in the sun. Known as ‘Dha’ in the Himalayan kingdom, archery, their national sport, holds unique significance for the population and is an integral part of its cultural legacy. Bhutan is poised to make its Olympic debut in Tokyo, but curiously, the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2021 Live Updates: India hope to start its medal count today

Tokyo Olympics 2021 Live Updates: India hope to start its medal count today LIVE NOW The India action officially got underway yesterday with the rankings rounds in Archery, but the medal possibilities, or say the chances to be in the medal rounds, open up from today. Stay with Times of India to get all the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Naomi Osaka lights flame as Tokyo’s ‘games of hope’ open | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka on Friday lit the Olympic cauldron to mark the formal start of Tokyo 2020, in an opening ceremony shorn of glitz and overshadowed by a pandemic but celebrated as a moment of global hope. Organisers also paid tribute to medical workers as athletes from across the world paraded into … Read more

Tokyo Olympics 2021 India schedule on July 24 | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: India’s action on Day 2 of the Tokyo Olympics will begin with the women’s 10m Air Rifle Qualification event in which Elavenil Valarivan and Apurvi Chandela will compete while Indian men’s hockey team will open their campaign against New Zealand. Following is the complete schedule of Indian action on July 24:SHOOTING5:00 AM: Women’s … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Not silver or bronze, my target is gold, says wrestler Ravi Dahiya | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: There is a definite buzz in Sonipat’s Nahri village these days. People of Nahri are eagerly waiting to see Ravi Dahiya return with a medal around his neck from the Tokyo Olympics. The expectations are high after Ravi won a bronze medal at the 2019 World Wrestling Championships in Tajikistan in the freestyle … Read more

Mary Kom and Manish Kaushik will win boxing medals at the Tokyo Olympics for India: Vijender Singh | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: Boxing star Vijender Singh might have made the transition to professional boxing, but his exploits as an amateur boxer, representing India, are still talked about. He is still India’s only male boxer to have won an Olympic medal. Vijender’s 2008 bronze at the Beijing Games was a watershed moment for Indian boxing overall. … Read more

Olympic Games News: Archer Deepika Kumari to face Bhutan’s Bhu Karma in 1st round | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Star Indian archer Deepika Kumari finished ninth in the women’s individual ranking round to secure an easy first-round clash in the main event as the country’s Olympic campaign kickstarted at the Yumenoshima Park here on Friday. The world No.1 finished with 663 points, while 20-year-old Korean prodigy An San (680) topped the qualification round … Read more