Jitu Rai fails to qualify for the ISSF World Cup 10m Air Pistol finals

For long now, Jitu Rai has been carrying the ‘shooting’ hopes of the nation in the world circuit. But earlier today, he received a huge setback, as he was unable to qualify for the 10m Air Pistol finals at the…

Think again Mr Vijay Goel. They deserve more than Khel Ratna

Politicians need to be careful with the words they utter in public. This much I can understand. But our Sports Minister has gone one step ahead in being non-committal about awarding Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards to Paralympian winners. This…

Olympic Heroes feted with Khel Ratna on National Sports Day

India’s Olympic heroes were feted with the Khel Ratna award on Monday. Rio 2016 medallists, PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, along with gymnast, Dipa Karmakar, and shooter, Jitu Rai all received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award from President Pranab…