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In historic first, World Athletics to pay prize money for Olympic golds

In historic first, World Athletics to pay prize money for Olympic golds

Each individual Olympic champion will receive $50,000 and relay teams will receive the same amount, to be shared among team members

10 April,2024 09:54 PM IST | Paris | mid-day online correspondent
Aishwarya Mishra’s 400m Asian Championships bronze to be upgraded to silver

Aishwarya Mishra’s 400m Asian Championships bronze to be upgraded to silver

Soliyeva had finished second with a time of 52.95 seconds while Mishra was third in 53.07 seconds. Nadeesha Ramanayake of Sri Lanka had won gold with a time of 52.61 seconds

10 April,2024 07:58 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
We have everything in India, says javelin champ Jena

We have everything in India, says javelin champ Jena

“What is lacking is in ourselves [athletes], our mindset, the mindset that we are as good as any other in the world though we are improving on this front as well”

03 April,2024 06:29 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
Chopra to start season with Doha Diamond League on May 10

Chopra to start season with Doha Diamond League on May 10

Chopra, 26, who closed his past season with a gold at the Asian Games in Hangzhou, China last year, is aiming to defend his Olympic gold in Paris later this year

29 March,2024 07:06 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
Triple jumper Chitravel 11th  at World Indoor Athletics

Triple jumper Chitravel 11th at World Indoor Athletics

Burkinabe athlete Hugues Fabrice Zango (17.53m), Yasser Mohammed Triki of Algeria (17.35m) and Tiago Pereira of Portugal (17.08m) took the top three places on the podium

04 March,2024 07:40 AM IST | Glasgow | PTI
Long jumper Aldrin finishes 13th at World Indoor C’ships

Long jumper Aldrin finishes 13th at World Indoor C’ships

Aldrin has taken part in three other international events last month and had recorded 7.70m, 7.74m and 7.83m respectively

03 March,2024 07:50 AM IST | Glasgow | PTI
Anju tips steeplechase champion Parul to fire at Paris Olympics

Anju tips steeplechase champion Parul to fire at Paris Olympics

“We are aiming for three [medals] in javelin. Then we have long jumpers, triple jumpers, steeplechase runner Parul is among the ones to watch out for but a lot cannot be predicted about the Olympics,” she said

29 February,2024 07:55 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
How almonds can help boost post-exercise muscle recovery and performance

How almonds can help boost post-exercise muscle recovery and performance

Almonds can be recommended to occasional exercisers as a go-to food to help fitness recovery after strenuous exercise

27 February,2024 02:10 PM IST | New Delhi | IANS
Federal Bank Kochi Marathon 2024: Establishing Itself as a Premier Sporting

Federal Bank Kochi Marathon 2024: Establishing Itself as a Premier Sporting

Federal Bank, as the title sponsor, played a pivotal role in making the event a grand success.

21 February,2024 04:01 PM IST | MUMBAI | BrandMedia
What is 'lane infringement' that cost India's Gulveer Singh 3000m gold?

What is 'lane infringement' that cost India's Gulveer Singh 3000m gold?

Keneshbekov Nursultan of Kyrgystan, who had finished second with a time of 8:08.85s, was awarded the gold

20 February,2024 05:57 PM IST | Tehran | mid-day online correspondent

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