Aug 17, 2021 08:35 PM IST
After associating with Domino's, the athlete has now been brought on board by Amway, an FMCG direct selling company, as its brand ambassador for its Nutrilite range.
- Aug 09, 2021 09:50 PM IST
There is a growing possibility of weightlifting being scrapped from the 2024 Paris Olympics over long-term doping problems and governance issues.
- Aug 09, 2021 08:10 AM IST
5 epic performances that didn't turn to bronze, but won our hearts.
- Aug 08, 2021 11:12 AM IST
"Making further strides into encouraging players across sports disciplines, the company has announced Rs 2 crores for Neeraj Chopra and Rs 1 crore each for Mirabai Chanu, Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Lovlina Borgohain, PV Sindhu and Bajrang Punia," a release said.
- Jul 30, 2021 03:29 PM IST
Could there be a biopic on Mirabai Chanu soon? Neerav Tomar of IOS Sports, the agency which manages her commercial interests, says he's fielded a few queries but nothing concrete yet.
- Jul 29, 2021 09:47 PM IST
The weightlifter from Manipur who gave the country its first medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by winning the silver medal in the women’s 49 kg category returned to her home in Imphal on July 28.
- Jul 29, 2021 09:13 AM IST
It’s time for marketers to diversify their associations with female athletes and level the playing field, say media and sports marketing executives.
- Jul 27, 2021 08:05 PM IST
What is a well-deserved but occasional indulgence for the Tokyo silver medallist, was the equivalent of a daily appetizer for weightlifting’s greatest hero, the steak-chomping, 80-world-records-breaking Vasily Alekseyev.
- Jul 27, 2021 06:28 PM IST
Recently, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, an Indian weightlifter, won a silver medal at Tokyo Olympics. Chanu, who hails from Manipur, had lifted 87 kg in snatch and 115 kg in the clean and jerk category.
- Jul 27, 2021 04:57 PM IST
The now famous gold earrings, shaped like the Olympic rings, that Chanu sported at the Games were a gift from her mother
- Jul 27, 2021 08:26 AM IST
The minister said she has inspired billions around the world with her talent, handwork and grit.
- Jul 26, 2021 06:03 PM IST
The 26-year-old was greeted with chants of 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' and felicitated by officials of the Sports Authority of India among others.
- Jul 26, 2021 04:39 PM IST
According to reports, there is an "adverse analytical finding" in the samples of China's Hou Zhihui, who defeated Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu to bag the gold medal in women's 49kg category.
- Jul 26, 2021 01:59 PM IST
Hou Zhihui had won gold in the Women's 49 Kg Weightlifting category
- Jul 25, 2021 03:08 PM IST
Pizza brands have flocked social media with promises of fresh pizza once Mirabai Chanu is back on Indian shores.
- Jul 24, 2021 04:41 PM IST
The coaches of gold medal winners will get Rs 12.5 lakh while those of bronze medallists will be given Rs 7.5 lakh by the IOA.
- Jul 24, 2021 04:09 PM IST
Mirabai ended India's 21-year old wait for a medal in weightlifting at the Olympics. She did one better than Karnam Malleshwari's Bronze at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
- Jul 24, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Wishing Mirabai Chanu on her success, PM Narendra Modi said her feat will inspire the future generations.
- Sep 20, 2018 06:41 PM IST
Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra was among 20 sportspersons picked for the Arjuna Awards, and they will be honoured by President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
- Sep 17, 2018 04:09 PM IST
Kohli will become the third Indian cricketer after legendary Sachin Tendulkar (1997) and the talismanic former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (2007) once the sports ministry officially accepts the committee's recommendation.
- Apr 06, 2018 12:00 PM IST
India has made an impressive start at the 21st Commonwealth Games, winning two gold medals, one silver medal and one bronze medal, taking the country’s ranking to third spot in the medals tally.