Jakarta, Aug 29 : The Indian women's hockey team made its first Asian Games final in 20 years, outlasting three-time champions China 1-0 in a fiercely-contested battle here today.
Gurjit Kaur's strike from a penalty corner in the 52nd minute was the difference between the two sides, in a match that lacked the quality o... read more
Jakarta, Aug 29 : Swapna Barman today created history by becoming the first Indian heptathlete to win an Asian Games gold here, a feat he achieved despite competing with pain due to a toothache.
The 21-year-old Barman logged 6026 points from the seven events competed for two days. En route the title, she won the high jump (1003 poin... read more
Jakarta, Aug 29 : Arpinder Singh clinched India's first men's triple jump gold in 48 years with a jump of 16.77m in the Asian Games here today...... read more
Jakarta, Aug 29 : Dutee Chand today joined her illustrious compatriots such as P T Usha in the list of athletes who have won more than one medal at the Asian Games as she added a silver to her kitty after finishing second earlier in the women's 100m dash here today...... read more
Jakarta, Aug 28 : India clinched a silver in the debut event of 400m mixed relay race, finishing behind Bahrain in the Asian Games here today...... read more
Jakarta, Aug 28 : A jobless and unheralded Manjit Singh scorched the track and upstaged pre-race favourite Jinson Johnson to win gold as India achieved a rare one-two in men's 800m at the Asian Games here today...... read more
Jakarta, Aug 28 : Defending champions India made a mockery of Sri Lankan challenge pumping in 20 goals to remain unbeaten in the pool stages, setting up a tricky semi-final clash against Malaysia in the men's hockey competition at the Asian Games here today...... read more
Jakarta, Aug 28 : Indian table tennis men's team settled for a historic bronze medal after losing 0-3 to South Korea in a lop-sided semifinal at the 18th Asian Games here today...... read more