Dutee Chand

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India's 2020 Olympics tally will improve, says marathon champion Sunita

01 Jun 2020

India's 2020 Olympics tally will improve, says marathon champion Sunita

In an exclusive interview with NewsBytes, India's undisputed marathon champion Sunita Godara feels the nation's medals tally will improve in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

National Sports Day: Athletes who overcame all odds

29 Aug 2019

National Sports Day: Athletes who overcame all odds

Sports, be it of any kind, is played by a number of athletes across the globe.

Tabor Athletics Meet: Hima Das, Muhammad Anas win gold medals

18 Jul 2019

Tabor Athletics Meet: Hima Das, Muhammad Anas win gold medals

Indian athletes enjoyed a good day at the Tabor Athletics Meet, as their campaign continued to take shape.

After 100m gold, Dutee finishes fifth in 200m race

13 Jul 2019

After 100m gold, Dutee finishes fifth in 200m race

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand finished fifth in the women's 200m final at the World University Games in Napoli.

Sprinter Dutee Chand reveals she is in same-sex relationship

19 May 2019

Sprinter Dutee Chand reveals she is in same-sex relationship

Sprinting champion Dutee Chand became the first Indian athlete to come out as queer. Chand (23) on Sunday revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship with a woman.

India's top moments at Asian Games 2018

02 Sep 2018

India's top moments at Asian Games 2018

2018 was India's best ever campaign at the Asian Games in the history of the tournament.

#MeetTheMedalists: All you need to know about Dutee Chand

30 Aug 2018

#MeetTheMedalists: All you need to know about Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand etched her name in the record books by winning two individual medals at the Asian Games 2018.

5 youngsters who excelled at Asian Games 2018

30 Aug 2018

5 youngsters who excelled at Asian Games 2018

The Indian contingent is enjoying an excellent run at the Asian Games 2018.

#AsianGames2018: Silver-medalist Dutee Chand awarded Rs. 1.5cr by Odisha govt

27 Aug 2018

#AsianGames2018: Silver-medalist Dutee Chand awarded Rs. 1.5cr by Odisha govt

Odisha government today announced a cash award of Rs. 1.5cr for sprinter Dutee Chand, a day after she clinched silver at women's 100m dash at the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia.

Dutee Chand sets national record in women's 100m

29 Jun 2018

Dutee Chand sets national record in women's 100m

Odisha sprinter Dutee Chand broke her own national record in the women's 100 metre race at the 58th National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championships, held at the Sarusajai Stadium in Guwahati.

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang finishes 12th in javelin throw

13 Aug 2017

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang finishes 12th in javelin throw

Davinder Kang, India's lone javelin thrower in the 2017 World Athletics Championships, finished 12th in the 13-men final event.

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang qualifies for javelin throw finals

11 Aug 2017

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang qualifies for javelin throw finals

India's Davinder Singh Kang wrote history as he became the first Indian athlete ever to qualify for the finals of javelin throw at the World Athletics Championships.

Cheer for India, it's a sports-packed August!

03 Aug 2017

Cheer for India, it's a sports-packed August!

August is going to be an engaging month for Indian sports fans with lots of events around the corner.

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra clinches silver at Asian GP

28 Apr 2017

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra clinches silver at Asian GP

India's Neeraj Chopra bagged a silver medal in the second leg of ongoing Asian Grand Prix in Jiaxing, China.

Indian golfers yet to receive preparatory money for Rio Olympics

22 Dec 2016

Indian golfers yet to receive preparatory money for Rio Olympics

Indian golfers SSP Chawrasia and Anirban Lahiri are yet to receive amount of Rs.30 lakh, promised to them as the preparatory money for the 2016 Rio Olympics from the Sports Ministry.

Indians may have faked results to get into Rio -IAAF

24 Sep 2016

Indians may have faked results to get into Rio -IAAF

A study conducted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) revealed that purportedly Indian athletes could have been qualified for the Rio Olympics in 2016 by faking stellar performances.

Whose fault - Sports Ministry's or Athletes?

01 Sep 2016

Whose fault - Sports Ministry's or Athletes?

Athletes preparing for the Olympics were demoralized for long with the bureaucracy's rigidity which had consistently hampered and hindered their training programmes.

Athletics Federation of India denies OP Jaisha's allegations

23 Aug 2016

Athletics Federation of India denies OP Jaisha's allegations

The AFI has denied claims made by marathon runner OP Jaisha that the Indian contingent was not provided adequate water during the race.

Where were the Indian officials during Women's marathon?

22 Aug 2016

Where were the Indian officials during Women's marathon?

Indian officials have been a cause of embarrassment yet again, at the Rio Olympics.

Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase finals

14 Aug 2016

Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase finals

Lalita Babar became first Indian woman to qualify for the finals of track events after 32 years at Olympics.

Sania,  Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

14 Aug 2016

Sania, Bopanna's only hope is Bronze now

Indian tennis mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna failed to reach the final of Rio Olympics 2016.

Boxing and Tennis give India hope

13 Aug 2016

Boxing and Tennis give India hope

Indian pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna beat Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Great Britain to reach the semi-finals of mixed doubles event in tennis. The pair won 6-4 6-4 in straight sets.