Mary Kom punches her way to Asiad gold

In the fourth round, Mary Kom, multiple-time Asian Championships gold medallist, looked more confident and landed heavy blows

Incheon: India’s MC Mary Kom punched her way to India’s first women’s boxing gold in Asian Games, defeating Kazakhstan’s Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight (48-51kg) final here on Wednesday. In the fourth round, Mary Kom, multiple-time Asian Championships gold medallist, looked more confident and landed heavy blows Mary, a More...

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Even the Korean boxer, Park was visibly rattled and she left the medal on the podium
By Agencies On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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Sarita Devi stumps organisers, hands over medal to Korean boxer

Incheon: Seething over losing the controversial semifinal bout against her South Korean opponent, Indian boxer L Sarita Devi stunned officials and spectators during the medal ceremony when she refused to accept More...

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By IANS On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Indian men in Asiad hockey final after 12 years

Incheon: Two-time champions India stayed on course for their first Asian Games gold medal in 16 years as a solitary strike by Akashdeep Singh helped them beat hosts South Korea 1-0 in the semifinals of the men’s More...

It was Sania's third consecutive Games mixed doubles final appearance
By IANS On Monday, September 29th, 2014
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Asiad tennis: Saketh-Sania win mixed doubles gold

Incheon: Indian tennis player Saketh Myneni completed a memorable Asian Games campaign for the country bagging two medals — a mixed doubles gold – partnering Sania Mirza – after winning the men’s More...

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By IANS On Monday, September 29th, 2014
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CLT20: Bowlers give Kings XI big win

Mohali: Career best spells by Anureet Singh and Akshar Patel guided Kings XI Punjab to a seven-wicket win over Cape Cobras in the Champions League T20 at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here on Sunday. Anureet More...

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By IANS On Sunday, September 28th, 2014
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Asian Games: Yogeshwar ends India’s 28-year wait for wrestling gold

Incheon: Yogeshwar Dutt ended India’s 28-year-old wait for an Asian Games wrestling gold medal but his compatriots Babita Kumari and Satywart Kadian missed out on the bronze at the Dowon Gymnasium here on More...

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By IANS On Sunday, September 28th, 2014
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CLT20: Super Kings book semifinal spot

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The squash players kept up their fine performance and the tri-colour rose and the national anthem was played as men scripted history
By IANS On Saturday, September 27th, 2014
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10 medals, including two gold, lift India to 11th spot

Incheon: India put on an excellent display on Saturday, winning a whopping 10 medals, including two gold and silver each, in what was their best day in office so far at the 17th Asian Games. The squash players kept More...

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By IANS On Friday, September 26th, 2014
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Asiad shooting: India’s pistol shooters end campaign with silver

Incheon: India on Friday bagged their second silver in the 17th Asian Games as the men’s shooting team finished second in the 25 metre center fire pistol at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here. The More...

India ended the day with two bronze medals in wushu
By IANS On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Asian Games: India notch up five medals, gold remains elusive

Incheon: Squash player Saurav Ghosal won a historic silver as India notched up five medals but the gold remained elusive for the third consecutive day in the 17th Asian Games here on Tuesday. India ended the day More...