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

Why Google CEO Sundar Pichai thinks he needs to improve his surfing skills

Many of you will be familiar with the dinosaur game which you can play on the Google Chrome browser to kill some time when there is no internet connection. It seems like Google CEO Sundar Pichai had some time to kill too and tried the game where he realised it would take more than a … 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: On eve of Indian shooters’ events, coaches remain confident | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Indian shooting team coaches Deepali Deshpande and Ronak Pandit sounded optimistic on the eve of the shooters’ first big test in the Tokyo Olympics here. Apurvi Chandela and Elavenil Valarivan will represent India as the shooting events begin on Saturday with the women’s 10m air rifle competition at the Asaka Range. That will be … 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: Israelis killed at 1972 Munich Games remembered in opening ceremony | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Israeli Olympic team members killed by Palestinian gunmen at the 1972 Munich Olympics were remembered during the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony on Friday with a moment of silence, the first time in 49 years this has happened. The families of the 11 victims had long asked the International Olympic Committee to hold a minute’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

Tokyo Olympics: Indians to get highest cash award for winning medals | Tokyo Olympics News

UP, Haryana, Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Chandigarh’s Rs 6cr cash award for a gold medal highest in the worldNEW DELHI: Indian athletes competing at the Olympics can earn big cash awards by winning Olympic medals this time. The cash awards announced by various state governments along with the Union government’s cash award policy will make Indian … Read more