Tag: Olympic Medallist

Mary Kom
Don't want to retire, I'll make a comeback soon: Olympic medallist Mary Kom

India's legendary boxer MC Mary Kom might be on the road to recovery but the ace athlete has made it clear that she is in no mood to "retire" and will surely make a comeback.

  • Friday, 07 October 2022
Olympic medallist Lovlina Borgohain accuses BFI of mental harassment
Olympic medallist Lovlina Borgohain accuses BFI of mental harassment

Lovlina took to Twitter to accuse the federation. In her statement, which is written in Hindi, she alleged that her coaches who helped her win medals are being changed at regular intervals to hamper her training process.

  • Monday, 25 July 2022
Sushil to represent India at CWG 2018

New Delhi: Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar on Friday prevailed in the trials conducted for entry into India’s wrestling squad for the 2018 Commonwealth Games to be held at Gold Coast, Australia, in April. The 34-year-old, who is India’s only two-time Olympic individual medallist, defeated Jitender Kumar 4-3 in the final qualification round of the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Rijiju replaces Rathore as Sports Minister

New Delhi: Kiren Rijiju was on Friday appointed as the new Sports Minister. He replaced Olympic medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. Along with the Independent charge of the Sports and Youth Affairs, Rijiju was also named as the Minister of State for Minority Affairs. “My heartfelt gratitude to PM Narendra Modi for reposing faith in me […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021