Tag Archives: Asian Games

Saurabh Chaudhary smashes record gold at ISSF World Championships

Saurabh Chaudhary on Thursday clinched a record gold at ISSF World Championship at Changwon in the junior 10m air pistol event. Though, Abhishek Verma missed out an Olympic quota after finishing at eighth position in the senior competition. While they failed to impress individually, the senior shooters, including Verma, won silver in the 10m air […]

Asian Games 2018 pack-ups, India bags 69 medals

India had best ever performance at the Asian Games 2018 bagging the best gold medal tally of 15 while registering the biggest haul in terms of its medal tally. Overall haul of 69 medals turned out the highest ever surpassing the 65 medals India won in Guangzhou in 2010. The country clinched 24 silver medals, […]

Asian Games 2018 updates: Amit Panghal claims India’s only boxing gold

On Saturday, Amit Panghal claimed India’s another gold medal in boxing event at Asian Games 2018 with superb strategic win over reigning Olympic and Asian champion Hasanboy Dusmatov in the summit clash. The 22-year old Panghal became the only Indian to make to the finals in boxing event at Asian Games. Panghal defeated Dusmatov by […]

Asian Games 2018 updates: Swapna Barman, Arpinder Singh bags gold in athletics

India is being rich with medal tally of 54 at Asian Games 2018 till now with 11 gold, 20 silver, and 23 bronze medals. Despite severe jaw and gum pain, Swapna Barman clinched India’s first heptathlon gold in the Asian Games. She said that the gum infection, due to too many chocolates, made the task […]

3 more silver in archery and women’s singles badminton final events

India bags 3 more silver on Day 10 of Asian Games 2018. Both Indian men and women’s compound archery teams battled for gold in the finals, but, have to settle for silver each. Women’s archery team (Muskan Kirar, Madhumita Kumari, and Jyothi Surekha Vennam) lost the finals by 231-228. India was leading in the first […]

Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra bags biggest gold in Javelin, India’s Medal tally reaches 41

Neeraj Chopra bags 4th gold in row in last 5 months in Javelin throw event. Neeraj is the youngest to secure the top position on the podium with record 88.06 Javelin throw in Asian Games 2018 (day 9). Chopra also bagged gold at Commonwealth Games earlier this year emulating the legendary Milkha Singh to become […]

Asian Games 2018 Day 6 updates

India is shinning in Asian Games 2018 and bagged one gold and two bronze in row on Day 6. India bagged gold in Quadruple Sculls Rowing event, while Rohit Kumar and Bhagwan Singh won bronze in Men’s Double Sculls Rowing. Dushyant Chaudhary bagged another bronze in Men’s Lightweight Single Sculls Rowing event. India and Iran […]

India beats Hong Kong by 26-0 in Asian Games Men’s Hockey event

India men’s hockey team bagged the biggest ever win of 26-0 against Hong Kong on Wednesday at the Asian Games in International Hockey event in Pool B match. The win broke 86 years old record of India when they crushed USA by 24-1in 1932 Olympics. The record for biggest win in international hockey remains with […]

Asian Games 2018: India bags 3 gold, 3 silver, and 2 bronze medals

India is ranked on 8th position after bagging 3 gold, 3 silver, and 2 bronze making a total of 8 medals so far. Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat bagged gold medals in wrestling. Vinesh Phogat became the first Indian Women wrestler to win a Gold Medal in Asian Games in the 50 Kg category. Dangal […]