Asian Games

Know Your Asian Games Girls: Rodali Baruah, Taekwondo Champion

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The Jakarta Asian Games will see many Indian sportspersons compete in disciplines which haven’t found many takers in the country yet. Today, we meet Tezpur‚Äôs Rodali Baruah, who¬†is a leading black belt champion in Taekwondo and will¬†represent will be a part of the Indian women’s¬†Taekwondo¬†team in the upcoming games.¬†Taekwondo¬†has been contested at the¬†Asian Games¬†since¬†1986. Here’s […]

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Heena Sidhu Slams Rifle Body For ‘Unjust Policies’

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Pistol shooter¬†Heena Sidhu¬†has criticised the National Rifle Association of India¬†(NRAI) for its “unjust policies”.¬†Her comments follow the association’s recent move to include¬†junior pistol shooter¬†Manu Bhaker¬†in the¬†Asian Games¬†and World Championships squads, despite her not meeting the selection requirement.¬†Heena said she feels cheated by this move. The former World No. 1 is now cynical of participating in […]