Gujarat will host Kabaddi World Cup 2016

Gujarat will host Kabaddi World Cup 2016

On 22nd August 2016 The International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) declared that the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup will be hosted in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. From 7th October 2016, this tournament will be started and will conclude on 22nd October 2016. However, Gujarat will play host to 12 Kabaddi teams from around the world including India, USA, Canada, United Kingdom, […]

PV Sindhu wins silver at Rio 2016 Olympics

PV Sindhu wins silver at Rio 2016 Olympics

PV Sindhu has won India’s second medal of the 2016 Rio Olympics, but it isn’t the one she, her coach P Gopichand and all those who tuned into the gold medal women’s singles badminton match at the Riocentro on Friday wished for. Sindhu, tenth in the global rankings, lost to Spain’s Carolina Marin, ranked No […]

PV Sindhu one step closer to Gold, confirms Silver

PV Sindhu one step closer to Gold, confirms Silver

PV Sindhu wins match by winning second set by 21-10 against Japan’s Okuhara in women’s singles semis. She confirms silver medal. She smashed the Japanese Player.  Okuhara’s smash is into the top of the net and PV Sindhu takes the first game 21-19. PV Sindhu looked to keep the Indian flag flying and aim for a medal when she […]

India’s first medal at 2016 Rio Olympics grabbed by Sakshi Malik

India’s first medal at 2016 Rio Olympics grabbed by Sakshi Malik

Sakshi Malik has defeated Kyrgyzstan’s Aisuluu Tynybekova in Women’s freesyle 58Kg wrestling, claiming India’s first medal at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. She won by 8-5 to grab the bronze medal. In a thrilling contest, Sakshi fought back from 0-5 down to seal the bout 8-5 in her favour. It wasn’t an ideal start for […]

Michael Phelps became first swimmer to win four consecutive golds

Michael Phelps became first swimmer to win four consecutive golds

On 11th August 2016 Michael Phelps won his fourth consecutive 200m individual medley Olympic title. After this win, he became the first swimmer ever to win four consecutive golds in the same event. Here, Phelps clocked one minute, 54.66 seconds to grab this 200m individual medley Olympic title. Phelps earned his 13th individual Olympic gold. His gold […]

First gold medal in Rio 2016 Olympics goes to Virginia Thrasher

First gold medal in Rio 2016 Olympics goes to Virginia Thrasher

Virginia Thrasher of the United States won first gold medal in the women’s 10 meters rifle event at Rio 2016 Olympics with a score of 208.0. She is merely 19 years old. Du Li of China bagged the silver medal with a score of 207.0. Thrasher shot 10.5 on her first shot of the final elimination round […]