Sprinter(Search results - 35)
World NewsAug 13, 2021, 5:17 PM IST
Jamaican sprinter Hansle finds volunteer who helped him reach the right venue, shows her Gold medal
The Tokyo Olympics has had much success, and an inspiring story has one more heart-touching story as an athlete who would have missed a gold medal by landing at the wrong venue was helped by a volunteer.
SportsAug 2, 2021, 10:00 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Dutee Chand fails to qualify for 200m semis, finishes 7th in heat
India's dream for a medal in the track event of athletics in the Tokyo Olympics has taken a hit after top sprinter Dutee Chand finished seventh in her heat, failing to qualify for the semis of the 200m event.
SportsJul 2, 2021, 5:05 PM IST
American sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson fails dope test, Tokyo Olympics stint in jeopardy
Sha'Carri Richardson is an American sprinter, as she is scheduled to make her Olympics debut in Tokyo this month. However, she has failed a dope test that puts her stint in doubt. She tested positive for the banned substance cannabis.
SportsJun 30, 2021, 6:58 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Dutee Chand seals qualification for 100m and 200m race
The Tokyo Olympics begins on July 23. Meanwhile, most of the significant Indian athletes in track and field events have secured their qualifications, while top star Dutee Chand has become the latest to book her place in the 100m and 200m race events.
SportsJun 26, 2021, 7:53 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Sprinter Hima Das sustains muscle pull; could miss qualifying race
Hima Das is one of the top female sprinters of India, who is one of the top contenders to qualify for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. However, she has reportedly suffered a muscle pull that could rule her out of the qualifier race.
OTHER SPORTSJun 19, 2021, 6:43 PM IST
R.I.P. Milkha Singh: Tribute to the Flying Sikh
Legendary Indian athlete and Olympian Milkha Singh has passed into the ages. Coronavirus has snatched from us yet another priceless jewel.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 5:15 PM IST
Here's how PT Usha got inspired by Milkha Singh? A must read
Milkha Singh would undoubtedly remain the greatest Indian track athlete of all time as the nation mourns his demise. The legend inspired many Indian athletes of the modern-day, which also included fellow legend PT Usha. Here's how she got inspired.
CRICKETJun 19, 2021, 4:43 PM IST
Indians wear black armbands to honour Milkha Singh during ICC World Test Championship final
India is currently mourning the demise of legendary former Indian athlete Milkha Singh, who passed away on Friday night due to COVID-19. Meanwhile, the Indian cricketers are donning black armbands in honour of him during the ongoing WTC final.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 3:48 PM IST
What was Milkha Singh's ultimate wish before dying?
Milkha Singh was a legendary former Indian athlete known for his prolific and record-scripting abilities in track and field events, having won numerous gold medals for India. As he has passed away at 91, do you know what his ultimate wish was? Check it out.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 2:46 PM IST
Gurbachan Singh Randhawa recalls Milkha Singh's heart-breaking moment from 1960 Rome Olympics
Milkha Singh was a legendary Indian athlete who was a top performer in track and field events. He barely missed a medal during the 1960 Rome Olympics, as his teammate Gurbachan Singh Randhawa recalls the heart-breaking moment.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 1:21 PM IST
Milkha Singh: The 'Flying Sikh' who gave wings to a billion dreams
Milkha Singh continues to remain the most legendary Indian athlete when it comes to field and track events, while his achievements and accolades on the field are indeed praiseworthy. As the legend leaves us at 91, we take a look at his journey and career.
EntertainmentJun 19, 2021, 10:27 AM IST
Farhan Akhtar mourns the death of legendary sprinter Milkha Singh, pens emotional note
Farhan Akhtar, who played Milkha Singh in his biopic, penned an emotional note on athlete's demise.
EntertainmentJun 19, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Milkha Singh no more: Shah Rukh Khan to Amitabh Bachchan, Bollywood celebrities mourn the death of athlete
The Padma Shree awardee, legendary sprinter Milka Singh passed away last night following a long battle with Covid-19.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 10:10 AM IST
Milkha Singh passes away: A look at the legendary records and laurels attained by 'The Flying Sikh'
Milkha Singh was a legendary Indian runner and sprinter, who represented India on the global platform. He succumbed to COVID-19 on Friday night. As the nation mourns his sad demise, we present the legendary records and laurels he achieved.