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Tintu runs out of steam, settles for silver
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It was once again a case of so near and yet so far for India's Tintu Luka who, despite leading in most of the women's 800 metres final race, was overtaken by Kazakhstan's Margarita Mukasheva in the last stages and had to settle for the Asian Games silver.Margarita set a new Asiad record of 1:59.02 to take gold while China's Zhao Jing won the bronze in 1:59.48 at the Incheon Asiad...
Mary Kom strikes boxing gold   
Incheon: India's M.C. Mary Kom clinched the gold medal in the women's flyweight (48-51kg) boxing competition of the 17th Asian Games here on Wednesday.Mary, a five-time World Champion, defeated Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova 2-0, with one judge scoring the bout 38-38. 
Indian women's hockey team win bronze   
The Indian women's hockey team defeated Japan 2-1 in the 3rd-4th position play-off to clinch the Asian Games bronze medal at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium.Vandana Kataria and Jaspreet Kaur scored for India while Akane Shibata was the lone scorer for Japan.The final will be played between China and South Korea.
Volleyball: Indian men lose in quarters   
A valiant Indian men's volleyball team faltered in the last two sets to lose to Japan in the quarterfinals of the 17th Asian Games at the Songnim Gymnasium.The Indian team was leading 2-1 till the third set and a huge upset was in the offing. But defending champions Japan came back strongly to take the final two sets.The Indian team started the match on a positive note, winning the first...
Gowda hits Hadadi hurdle, wins silver   30 September, 2014
Vikas Gowda lost out to his old nemesis and defending champion Ehsan Hadadi of Iran once again as he settled for a silver in men's discus throw event in the Asian Games.Gowda, who recently won the gold in Glasgow Commonwealth Games, came up with a best effort of 62.58m which he did in his second attempt to fetch the silver at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium.Hadadi, a pre-Games favourite who...
Indian men in kabaddi semis   30 September, 2014
Inconsolable Sarita refuses bronze   01 October, 2014
Indian women win bronze in sailing   30 September, 2014
Hockey: India ends 12-year final jinx   30 September, 2014
Boxing: Satish in semis, Thapa bows out   30 September, 2014
Sarita settles for 'controversial' bronze   30 September, 2014
Mary Kom to vie for boxing gold   30 September, 2014
Indian women's kabaddi team in semis   30 September, 2014
Sania, Saketh grab mixed doubles gold   29 September, 2014
Seema wins India's first athletics gold   29 September, 2014
Indian eves go down in hockey semis   29 September, 2014
Goldfinger   27 September, 2014
Slippery shine   27 September, 2014
Bajrang wins silver, Narsingh bronze   29 September, 2014
India wins silver in men's doubles tennis   29 September, 2014
Asiad or Afro-Asian games?   28 September, 2014
Indians disappoint in canoe/kayak sprint events   29 September, 2014
Yogeshwar ends India's 28-year wait   28 September, 2014
Khushbir wins historic silver in 20km race walk   28 September, 2014
Athletics Day 2: India bags four medals   28 September, 2014
Women wrestlers bag double bronze   27 September, 2014
Indian men in hockey semifinal   27 September, 2014
Tennis: Bhambri in semis, Sanam out   27 September, 2014
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Mary Kom, Sarita and Pooja in quarters   27 September, 2014
Verma falters in final, settles for silver   27 September, 2014
Women's squash team settles for silver   27 September, 2014
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
Men's squash team wins historic gold   27 September, 2014
Men's compound archery team strikes gold   27 September, 2014
BCCI violates constitution, postpones AGM   27 September, 2014
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
Chain Singh wins bronze in 50m rifle 3 positions   27 September, 2014
Indian women's hockey team in semis   26 September, 2014
Sejwal gives India maiden swimming medal   26 September, 2014
Indian teams in squash finals   26 September, 2014
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
India's badminton campaign ends   26 September, 2014
Oldies on top in Incheon   26 September, 2014
Thapa in boxing quarterfinal   26 September, 2014
Indian women's squash team in final   26 September, 2014
Men's team clinches silver in shooting   26 September, 2014
Sejwal storms into 50m breaststroke final   26 September, 2014
Women's recurve archery team in semis   26 September, 2014
Shuttler Kashyap ousted in pre-quarters   26 September, 2014
Pak edges out India in men's hockey   25 September, 2014
Boxer Devendro advances, Manoj out   25 September, 2014
Indian women's squash team in semis   25 September, 2014
Indian men archers in compound final   25 September, 2014
Saina in quarters, Sindhu crashes out   25 September, 2014
Indian rowers finish with three bronze   25 September, 2014
Indian women win bronze in double trap   25 September, 2014
Shuttler Kashyap marches into pre-quarters   25 September, 2014
Yuki, Sanam, Ankita enter pre-quarters   25 September, 2014
India inches closer to squash medal   24 September, 2014
World Cup unfair protest target: FIFA   13 May, 2014
Indian women lose to China in hockey   24 September, 2014
Ferdinand to leave Manchester United   13 May, 2014
India enters volleyball quarters   24 September, 2014
Paes denies allegations by wife Rhea   12 May, 2014
Shuttlers Saina, Sindhu in pre-quarters   24 September, 2014
Cole quits England after World Cup axe   12 May, 2014
Indian men's team out of basketball   24 September, 2014
Men's team 4th in 25m rapid fire pistol   24 September, 2014
I can't live without shooting: Bindra   24 September, 2014
Rower Dushyant wins bronze in single sculls   24 September, 2014
HI recommends 4 players for Arjuna Award   08 May, 2014
Wushu: Sanathoi, Narender win bronze   23 September, 2014
Crisis of talent in Indian boxing: Qamar   08 May, 2014
India Cements to de-merge CSK into subsidiary   23 September, 2014
India manages 7-0 win against Oman   23 September, 2014
Sethi, Miandad engaged in war of words   07 May, 2014
IOA serious about hosting 2019 ASIAD   06 May, 2014
Contingents, media protest over poor facilities   23 September, 2014
Indian weightlifters continue to disappoint   23 September, 2014
India assured of two wushu medals   23 September, 2014
ISL can popularise football in India: Materazzi   23 September, 2014
Squash player Ghosal gives India maiden silver   23 September, 2014
Relay medals in jeopardy after Gay's ban   05 May, 2014
Murray ponders hiring McEnroe as coach   05 May, 2014
Bindra shoots bronze in 10m air rifle   23 September, 2014
Raina powers Super Kings to big win   23 September, 2014
Tyson Gay returns Olympic medal   03 May, 2014
Men's team wins bronze in 10m air rifle   23 September, 2014
Marsh named chief Australia selector   02 May, 2014
Bindra to quit professional shooting   22 September, 2014
Federer to lead Indian franchise of IPTL   22 September, 2014
Qatar will not host 2022 World Cup?   22 September, 2014
Indian men bow out of football   22 September, 2014
Ghosal enters men's singles final   22 September, 2014
SC reserves order on setting up probe panel   29 April, 2014
Men's, women's tennis teams crash out   22 September, 2014
Squash star Pallikal settles for bronze   22 September, 2014
The frugality of Incheon Asiad   22 September, 2014
Moin named Pak team manager, chief selector   22 April, 2014
Women's team wins 25m pistol bronze   22 September, 2014
Disillusioned with WC meeting: Manohar   21 April, 2014
Women shuttlers settle for bronze   21 September, 2014
Anti-Srini faction opposes Shastri's inclusion   21 April, 2014
Jitu Rai leads India to bronze   21 September, 2014
Ghosal, Dipika assured of squash medals   21 September, 2014
India beats Sri Lanka 8-0 in hockey   21 September, 2014
BCCI should probe IPL fixing scandal: SC   16 April, 2014
UP announces Rs 50 lakh award for Rai   20 September, 2014
Women shuttlers assured of bronze   20 September, 2014
Squash: Women's singles medal assured   20 September, 2014
Weightlifters off to disappointing start   20 September, 2014
IOA forms ad-hoc panel to run boxing   03 April, 2014
Saina, Sindhu give India a winning start   20 September, 2014
Sports Ministry derecognises IABF   01 April, 2014
Shweta shoots first medal for India, wins bronze   20 September, 2014
Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol   20 September, 2014
Speed up 2016 planning: IOC tells Brazil   22 March, 2014
Sports diplomacy between North, S. Korea unlikely   20 September, 2014
Going for glory   18 September, 2014
KKR stuns CSK in CLT20 opener   18 September, 2014
'Federations have a hand-to-mouth existence'   18 September, 2014
Police intensifies probe against gymnast, coach   18 September, 2014
Evolution of a revolution?   13 September, 2014
Target practice   13 September, 2014
Raring to go   30 August, 2014
Aiming for the big O   23 August, 2014
Fair play   16 August, 2014
Sports bar   04 August, 2014
Fast forward   26 July, 2014
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