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27-Aug-2017 Glasgow

P.V. Sindhu loses women's singles final at Badminton Worlds

Olympic 2016 silver medallist P.V. Sindhu failed to bring India the elusive gold medal from the World Badminton Championships edged out by Japanese seventh seed Nozomi Okuhara in a pulsating women's singles final here on Sunday.Fourth seed Sindhu lost 19-21,...

10-May-2016 Glasgow

Nobody surprised at Murray-Mauresmo split: Patrick Mouratoglou

World No.1 women's tennis star Serena Williams’coach Patrick Mouratoglou has said nobody is surprised with men's No.3 Andy Murray’s split from coach Amelie Mauresmo.The two-time Grand Slam winner and Mauresmo ended their two-year partnership on Monday."Everyone...

04-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Commonwealth Games end with a colourful closing ceremony

The curtains came down on the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a colourful ceremony that witnessed some power packed performances by famous Scottish singer Lulu, pop band Deacon Blue, Australian singer Kylie Minogue and more than 2,000 performers Sunday night...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Jwala-Ashwini lose in women's doubles final, take silver

Indian shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa lost to Malaysian duo Vivian Kah Mun Hoo and Khe Wei Woon in the women's doubles final of the 20th Commonwealth Games here Sunday and had to settle for the silver medal.The Indian third seeds lost to the second...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Kashyap clinches CWG badminton gold

Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap etched his name in gold in the record books winning his first major championship by clinching the yellow metal at the Commonwealth Games here Sunday.The second seed emerged victorious in the men's singles final against Singaporean...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

India men's hockey team lose to Australia, settle for silver

India men's hockey team lost 0-4 to Australia in the final and had to be content with a silver medal on the final day of the 20th Commonwealth Games at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre here Sunday.Two goals on either side of the break gave the Australians...

03-Aug-2014 New Delhi

Senior Indian sports officials arrested in Glasgow

India were left red-faced after Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Rajeev Mehta and senior international wrestling referee Virender Malik were arrested in Glasgow on separate charges late Saturday night.Mehta was arrested on charges of alleged...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Commonwealth Games medals standings

England have opened a sizeable gap to second placed Australia and lead the medals table with 56 golds, 55 silvers and 54 bronzes at the beginning of the final day of the 20th Commonwealth Games here Sunday.India are fifth with a tally of 61 medals, including...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Bolt strikes first Commonwealth gold

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt anchored Jamaica to the men's 4X100m title at the Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park here Saturday.The Jamaican quartet of Jason Livermore, Kemar Bailey-Cole, Nickel Ashmeade and Bolt clocked a Commonwealth record of 37.58...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Triple jumper Arpinder clinches bronze

Arpinder Singh signed off India's show in athletics by winning the men’s triple jump bronze at the Commonwealth Games here Saturday.South Africa's Khotso Mokoena won the gold with a season best performance of 17.2 metres while the silver went to Nigeria's Tosin...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Indian boxers disappoint, settle for four silvers

Hopes were high from Indian boxers with four of them reaching the finals at Commonwealth Games but all lost their respective summit clashes to settle for the silver medals at the SSE Hydro here Saturday.L. Sarita Devi, L. Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini in final; Sindhu, Gurusaidutt win bronze

Shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa assured India's presence on the last day of the Commonwealth Games by reaching the finals, while P.V. Sindhu and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt had to be content with the bronze medals at the Emirates...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Indian boxer Vijender settles for silver

Indian boxer Vijender Singh had to settle for the silver medal losing 1-2 to England's Anthony Fowler in the final of the men's 75 kg category in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SSE Hydro here Saturday.Vijender, an Olympic bronze medallist, lost the first...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Indian powerlifter Rahelu wins silver, Sakina bronze

Indian powerlifters Rajinder Rahelu and Sakina Khatun stole the limelight on the penultimate day of the 2014 Commonwealth Games winning the silver and the bronze medal in their respective events here Saturday.Rahelu, whose legs were affected with polio, won...

03-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Boxer Jangra settles for men's 69 kg silver

Indian boxer Mandeep Jangra had to settle for the silver as he lost his men's 69 kg final bout 0:3 at the Commonwealth Games here Saturday.The gold went to England's Scott Fitzgerald while the bronze were won by Tulani Mbenge of South Africa and Northern Ireland's...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini reach final, Sindhu takes bronze

Shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa assured India's presence on the last day of the Commonwealth Games by reaching the finals of their respective categories but P.V. Sindhu had to be content with the women's singles bronze...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Santoshi awarded silver, Swati upgraded to bronze

Indian weightlifter Santoshi Matsa's bronze was converted into silver while Swati Singh, who had finished fourth, was given the bronze medal after Nigerian teenager Chika Amalaha was stripped of her Commonwealth Games gold medal in the women's 53kg category...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

India in final of Commonwealth Games hockey

The Indian men's hockey team put on a stunning show as they came from two goals down to beat New Zealand 3-2 in the semi-final of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the National Hockey Centre here Saturday.Goals from Simon Child and Nick Haig gave New Zealand...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Kashyap, Jwala-Ashwini eye badminton golds

Parupalli Kashyap and the pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa assured India's presence on the last day of the Commonwealth Games by reaching the finals of their respective badminton categories at the Emirates Arena here Saturday.However, their compatriots...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Indian powerlifter Sakina wins bronze

Indian powerlifter Sakina Khatun won the bronze in the women's lightweight (up to 61kg) category to give the country its first medal of day 10 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Saturday.Sakina lifted a total weight of 88.2 kg to finish third. Esther Oyema...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Mixed day for Indian track and field athletes

It was a mixed day for India's track and field athletes at the 20th Commonwealth Games here. While the country made it through to the final of men's triple jump and javelin throw, the men's 4x400-metre and women's 4x100 relay teams were both ousted in the...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Indian medal winners at the Commonwealth Games

The following is the list of Indian medal winners at the 2014 Commonwealth Games here:Gold:Sanjita Khumukchan: women's 48 kg weightliftingSukhen Dey: men's 56 kg weightliftingAbhinav Bindra: men's 10 metre air rifle shootingApurvi Chandela: women's...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Four Indian boxers in final, Pinki takes bronze

Four Indian boxers -- L. Sarita Devi, L. Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Vijender Singh -- made it into their respective gold medal bouts after Pinki Jangra lost her semi-final to settle for the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games here Friday.To start...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Discus thrower Seema earns silver, pugilist Pinki bronze

Woman discus thrower Seema Punia grabbed a silver, boxer Pinki Jangra brought home a bronze, while pugilists and paddlers assured the nation of at least three more silver medals on day eight of competition at the Commonwealth Games here Friday.India remained...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Discus thrower Seema wins silver, Krishna fifth

Indian discus thrower Seema Punia won the silver medal with her season's best performance while her compatriot and defending champion Krishna Poonia finished a disappointing fifth at the Commonwealth Games here Friday.It was the second medal for India from...

02-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Boxers Sarita, Devendro enter final, Pinki wins bronze

Former world champion L. Sarita Devi and her state-mate L. Devendro Singh came out with stupendous performances in their respective bouts to enter the Commonwealth Games boxing finals after Pinki Jangra had lost her semi-final and settled for the bronze medal...

01-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Pinki brings India's first boxing medal

Pinki Jangra brought home India's first boxing medal from the 2014 Commonwealth Games though she lost her women's 48-51 kg semi-final bout and had to settle for the bronze at the SECC Hall here Friday.The Haryana pugilist gave a tough fight to Michaela Walsh...

01-Aug-2014 Glasgow

Commonwealth Games medals tally

England are leading medals table with 44 gold, 40 silver and 39 bronze in the 20th Commonwealth Games.India are now fifth with a tally of 47 medals, including 13 gold, 20 silver and 14 bronze.
Country Gold Silver Bronze TotalEngland 44 40 39 123Australia...

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