17th Asian Games Incheon 2014: Silver medals for India are clinched by Saurav Ghoshal, Khushbir Kaur, Vikas Gowda, Tintu Luka, etc

India at the 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 Silver Medals by our great players Squash:                                                                                                                                            Saurav Ghosal won India’s first silver medal. Women’s team: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa and Anaka Alankamony Shooting: Men’s 25 m centre fire pistol team: Pemba Tamang, Vijay Kumar and Gurpreet Singh. Archery: Men’s individual compound : Abhishek Verma. Abhishek Verma. Athletics:…

17th Asian Games Incheon 2014

About XVII Asiad 2014 Host city: Incheon, South Korea. Motto:  Diversity Shines Here. Theme: Meet Asia’s Future. Participating Countries: 45. Main venue: Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Official Mascots: The Spotted Seals- “Barame, Chumuro and Vichuon” that means wind, dance and light in Korean language. Total team of India: 516 athletes and 163 coaches and support…

National Academy for Athletics: First Academy Of India in Sports

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports, Mr.  Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated two Sports Academies viz.  National Academy for Athletics and National Academy for Golf at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The National Academy for Athletics will give training for sub junior, junior and senior athletes, selected across the Country with…