Prime Minister Modi stood up and cheered for the Indian contingent as they walked out during the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics 2020. A total of 19 Indian athletes, including flag-bearers iconic boxer M C Mary Kom and men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh, besides six officials, participated in the ceremony. The country has a 228-strong […]
New Delhi [India], July 21 (ANI): Dr Prem Verma, Deputy Chef-de-Mission and COVID-19 Liason Officer (CLO) of the Indian contingent for the Tokyo Olympics, has advised all the athletes to correctly fill their health records so that there are no false alarms related to the COVID-19.
New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): In what comes as a blow to the Indian team in UK, support staff Dayananda Garani has tested positive for COVID-19 and this will also see senior player Wriddhiman Saha being forced to isolate as a close contact as per the protocols. Wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant is already down with the virus and will have to test negative on Sunday to be able to leave quarantine and join the team.
New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): The Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur on Wednesday launched Team India's official cheer song 'Hindustani Way' created by AR Rahman and Ananya Birla ahead of the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, beginning July 23.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the Indian sportspersons who will be representing the country in the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo and wished them well for the upcoming Summer games starting July 23. PM Modi started the conversation by speaking with medal hopefuls archers Deepika Kumari and Pravin Jadhav. He also boosted javelin thrower […]
Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) [India], July 7 (ANI): To convey the best wishes to all the players representing India in Tokyo Olympics 2020, solidarity run under the theme 'I stand with Team India' was organised in Itanagar on Wednesday.
New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): A maverick with the bat, Virat Kohli's heroics with the willow needs no introduction. But the same cannot be said about his tryst with the captaincy. Having taken over from one of the world's best captains in MS Dhoni, he always had tough boots to fill. But his failure to cross the final hurdle in world events has further made his struggle a talking point.