NEWS ON AIR https://newsonair.gov.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Sports News India to take on England in rescheduled 5th Test match at Edgbaston in Birmingham tomorrow https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443429 SPT In Cricket, India will take on England in rescheduled 5th Test match at Edgbaston, Birmingham tomorrow. Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and Katie Boulter to play their singles second round matches today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443403 SPT In Wimbledon Tennis, Rafael Nadal will play Lithuania's Ricardas Berankis in round two of Men's Singles this evening. Badminton: PV Sindhu and H.S. Prannoy storm into the quarter-finals of Malaysia Open https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443414 SPT In Badminton, PV Sindhu and H.S. Prannoy stormed into the quarter-finals of Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur today. Sindhu beat Thailand's Phittayaporn Chaiwan 19-21 21-9 21-14 in the second round clash. Indian boxers Simranjit Kaur and Ananta Chopade enter quarterfinals of Elorda Cup in Kazakhstan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443402 SPT Indian boxers Simranjit Kaur and Ananta Chopade registered contrasting victories on the opening day to progress to the quarterfinals of Elorda Cup in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan yesterday. Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic registers a straight-set win over Thanasi Kokkinakis in second round https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443378 SPT In Wimbledon Tennis, Novak Djokovic of Serbia registered a straight-set win over Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis in the second round. In a one-sided match, Djokovic beat Kokkinakis by 6-1,6-4,6-2 in Men's Singles. Malaysia Open Badminton: P. V. Sindhu and P Kashyap advance to pre-quarter finals in singles category https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443383 SPT In Badminton, Olympic medallist P. V. Sindhu advanced to the pre-quarter finals of Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur today. She beat Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-13, 21-17 to enter into the second round. India win toss, opt to bat first in 2nd T20I against Ireland https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443331 SPT In Cricket, the second and final T20 International match between India and Ireland will start in a short while from now in Dublin. India have won the toss and opted to bat first. Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas to be seen in action tonight https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443323 SPT On the second day of the Mega Tennis Tournament at Wimbledon Rafael Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas will be seen in action. Women's Cricket, sri lanka defeated India by seven wicket in third and final T-20 International in Dambulla https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443312 SPT In women's cricket, the third and final T-20 International women's cricket between India and Srilanka is underway at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium Dambulla. Deepak Punia wins bronze in U23 Asian wrestling championships 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443330 SPT won a bronze medal after defeating Maksat Satybaldy in the 86kg freestyle weight category at the U23 Asian wrestling championships 2022 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Wimbledon Championship kicks off in London today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443313 SPT The Wimbledon Championship will kick off today at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in London. India beat Ireland by seven wickets in first T-20 International of two-match series at Dublin https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443303 SPT India defeated Ireland by seven wickets in the rain-interrupted first T-20 International of the two-match series at Dublin. J&K Sports Council organizes an awareness programme on drug abuse and illicit trafficking https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443293 SPT J&K Sports Council organized an awareness programme on drug abuse and illicit trafficking to mark the Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking today which is declared as International Day against such menace by the United Nations. Indian cricket team captain Rohit Sharma tests positive for COVID-19 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443284 SPT Indian cricket team captain Rohit Sharma has tested positive for COVID-19, just days before the start of the rearranged Test match against England that will begin on 1st July. Madhya Pradesh clinch first ever Ranji Trophy title with six-wicket win against Mumbai https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443285 SPT In Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh defeated Mumbai by six wickets to win their first-ever Ranji Trophy title at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru today. Indian women's recurve team bag silver medal in Archery WC Stage 3 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443289 SPT In Archery, the Indian women's recurve team of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur settled for a silver medal after the trio's fairytale run was halted by Chinese Taipei in a one-sided final at the World Cup Stage 3 in Paris today. Archery: Deepika Kumari to play for Gold in World Cup stage -3 at Paris https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443280 SPT In Paris, Archery recurve team finals are underway. Indian team comprising Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur are playing against Chinese Taipei team comprising KUO Tzu Ying, LEI Chien-Ying and PENG Chia-Mao at the World Cup Stage-3 event. India beats Sri Lanka by five wickets in second T-20 International https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443262 SPT In women's cricket, India defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets in the second T-20 International at Dambulla. Navjeet Dhillon wins gold medal at Qosanov Memorial 2022 athletics meet https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443261 SPT Indian women’s discus thrower Navjeet Dhillon won the gold medal at the Qosanov Memorial 2022 athletics meet in Almaty, Kazakhstan, yesterday Vijay Amritraj honoured with Golden Achievement Award by ITF and International Tennis Hall of Fame https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443259 SPT India's Vijay Amritraj has been named the 2021 recipient of the Golden Achievement Award. The Golden Achievement Award is presented annually by the International Tennis Hall of Fame and International Tennis Federation. Archers Jyothi Surekha Vennum and Abhishek Verma win gold medal in compound mixed team event at World Cup Stage-3 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443258 SPT Archers Jyothi Surekha Vennum and Abhishek Verma won the gold medal in compound mixed team event at the World Cup Stage- 3 in Paris yesterday. Indian duo of Jyoti Surekha and Abhishek Verma win gold in Archery World Cup Stage-3 mixed team event https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443218 SPT Archers Jyothi Surekha Vennum and Abhishek Verma won the gold medal in the compound mixed team event at the World Cup Stage- 3 in Paris today. Ranji Trophy Final: Match between Madhya Pradesh and Mumbai underway https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443232 SPT In the Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh scored 536 runs in their first innings against Mumbai on the fourth day today at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. India Women beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in second T-20 International at Dambulla https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443217 SPT In women's cricket, India defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets in the second T-20 International at Dambulla. DD Sports to exclusively live broadcast India West Indies cricket series next month https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443240 SPT Live broadcast of all cricket matches of India's tour of West Indies in July 2022 will be available exclusively on DD Sports. Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh set to gain lead in the first innings over Mumbai at the end of day three at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443200 SPT In the Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh were 368 for the loss of three wickets in their first innings against Mumbai at the end of day 3. FIFA Under 17 Women's World Cup to be held in India from 11th October to 30th October ; Sports Minister Anurag Thakur welcomes all 16 teams to India. https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443204 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Anurag Thakur said, it is a matter of great pride and responsibility for India to host its first ever FIFA Under 17 Women's World Cup. Indian eves register 34-run victory over Sri Lanka in first T-20 International at Dambulla https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443179 SPT In cricket, Indian eves registered a convincing 34-run victory over Sri Lanka in the first T-20 International in Dambulla yesterday, taking a 1-0 lead in the three match series. In Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh were 123  for 1 in their first innings against Mumbai at end of 2nd day's at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443150 SPT In the Ranji Trophy Final, Madhya Pradesh were 123 for 1 in their first innings against Mumbai at the end of 2nd day's play . Sports Minister Anurag Thakur to interact with States' Sports Ministers and Secretaries https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443161 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Anurag Thakur will interact with Ministers and Secretaries of States and Union Territories in charge of Youth Affairs and Sports in a two day National Conference beginning in Kevadia tomorrow. World Olympic Day celebrations held in Manipur https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443155 SPT In Manipur, Olympic Day Run, 2022 was held in Imphal as part of World Olympic Day celebrations which is observed on 23rd June, every year. Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh flagged off the Olympic Day Run, 2022. Ranji Trophy Final: Mumbai all out for 374 runs in first inning against Madhya Pradesh https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443072 SPT In the Ranji Trophy Final, Mumbai finished their first innings at 374 against Madhya Pradesh at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Sarfaraz Khan top-scored with 134 runs. Indian Women's Hockey Team defeat United States 4-Nil to finish third in debut FIH Pro League https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443116 SPT In Hockey, Indian Women's team defeated United States 4-nil in the second match of the FIH Pro League at Rotterdam in Netherlands. India U-17 women’s football team to face Italy in their first match of 6th Torneo Female Tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443076 SPT India Under-17 women’s football team will take on hosts Italy in their first match of the 6th Torneo Female Tournament today at the Gradisca d’lsonzo stadium, in Italy. Hockey: Indian Women's team to play United States in FIH Pro League https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443041 SPT In Hockey, the Indian Women's team will play the United States in the FIH Pro League at Rotterdam in the Netherlands today. The match will begin at 8 P.M. Indian Standard Time. Indian women's Wrestling team wins Under-17 Asian Championship with total of eight gold in Kyrgyzstan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443071 SPT Indian women's Wrestling team has won five medals to claim Under-17 Asian Championship title with a total of eight gold at Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Indian Women's Hockey team announced for FIH Women's Hockey World Cup https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443070 SPT Hockey India has announced the 18-member women's team for the upcoming FIH Hockey World Cup to be held in Netherlands and Spain from 1st of next month. J&K LG Manoj Sinha hands over the Chess Olympiad Torch to Grandmaster Pravin Thipsay https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443067 SPT In Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha handed over the Chess Olympiad Torch to Chess Grandmaster Pravin Thipsay today at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) in Srinagar today. 18 member Indian Men’s Hockey squad for Commonwealth Games 2022 announced https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=443033 SPT Hockey India announced 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey squad for Commonwealth Games 2022 yesterday. Commonwealth Games are scheduled to begin on 29th July in Birmingham. U-23 Women's Hockey:India to take on Netherlands today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442977 SPT Indian junior women's hockey team started their Uniphar under-23 five-Nation Tournament with a comprehensive 4-1 win over hosts Ireland at Dublin yesterday. Cricket: India Vs South Africa T-20 International series ends in a draw https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442974 SPT The five-match T-20 International series between India and South Africa ended in a 2-2 draw, with both teams sharing the trophy as the final match was called off. 5th T20I: Match abandoned due to rain, India and South Africa share series https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442881 SPT The fifth and final T-20 International cricket match between India and South Africa was called off due to rain with only 3.3 overs bowled at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru tonight. Neeraj Chopra clinches gold in 2022 Kuortane Games in Finland https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442929 SPT India’s top javelin thrower and 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games gold medallist Neeraj Chopra has declared his intention of winning gold in the opening Diamond League competition in Stockholm on 30th June, Neeraj said that despite the tough weather conditions, he continues to train with an eye on the top p Indonesia Open: HS Prannoy loses in semifinal to China’s Zhao Jun Peng https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442931 SPT In Indonesia Open badminton tournament, India's last man standing HS Prannoy lost to China's Zhao Jun Peng in straight sets 16-21, 15-21 in the semi final yesterday. FIH Pro League: Indian men's hockey team lose to Netherlands in shoot-out https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442930 SPT The Indian men's hockey team went down 1-4 to Netherlands in the shoot-out, despite producing a sensational performance in the FIH Pro League tournament at Rotterdam, Netherlands yesterday. India beat Argentina in FIH Women's Hockey Pro-League Tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442901 SPT The Indian women's hockey team defeated Argentina in FIH Women's Hockey Pro-League Tournament by four-goal to three. In the stipulated time both the teams scored three goals, but in the shoot-out, India strike two to one. H S Prannoy loses to Zhao Jun Peng in semi-final of Indonesia Open Super tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442882 SPT India's last man standing HS Prannoy lost to China's Zhao Jun Peng in straight sets 21-16, 21-15 in the semi-final of Indonesia Open 2022 today. PM Modi to launch historic torch relay for 44th Chess Olympiad on June 19 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442884 SPT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the historic torch relay for the 44th Chess Olympiad tomorrow at 5 PM at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi. 4th T-20: India set a target of 170 runs for South Africa at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442822 SPT In cricket, India set a victory target of 170 against South Africa in the fourth T20I of the ongoing five-match series at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. NYKS to reach out to the youth to highlight the salient features of Agnipath https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442869 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Ministry has said that National Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) will reach out to the youth across the country in a mission mode to highlight the salient features of the new transformative reform Agnipath Scheme and to popularize it among the youth. Indonesia Open: India's H S Prannoy to take on Rasmus Gemke of Denmark in quarter-final today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442843 SPT In the Indonesian Open Badminton Tournament, India's H. S. Prannoy will take on Rasmus Gemke of Denmark in the quarter-final match this evening. India to take on South Africa in fourth T20I in Rajkot tomorrow https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442808 SPT In cricket, India will take on South Africa in the fourth T20I of the ongoing five-match series at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot tomorrow evening. HS Prannoy enters the quarterfinals of Indonesian Open Super 1000 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442763 SPT In the Indonesian Open Badminton Tournament, India's H. S. Prannoy registered a streight set win against Angus Ng Ka Long of Hong Kong and stormed into quarter-final round. He beat Angus Ng Ka Long by 21-11, 21-18. Indian para-power- lifters Manpreet Kaur and Parmjeet Kumar win bronze medals in Asia Oceania Open Championships https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442757 SPT Indian para-powerlifters Manpreet Kaur and Parmjeet Kumar have won bronze medals on the opening day of World Para-powerlifting 2022 Asia Oceania Open Championships at Pyeongtaek in South Korea yesterday. BCCI announces Team India's squad for upcoming two-match T-20 International series against Ireland https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442756 SPT Board of Control for Cricket in India, BCCI today announced Team India's squad for the upcoming two-match twenty-20 International series against Ireland later this month. Bhubaneswar to host India's group stage matches of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Football in October https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442752 SPT Bhubaneswar will host India's group stage matches of FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup Football in October this year. Matches will be held at Kalinga Stadium. Para-powerlifters Manpreet, Parmjeet win bronze at Pyeongtaek 2022 Asia Oceania Open Championships https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442751 SPT Indian para-powerlifters Manpreet Kaur and Parmjeet Kumar have won bronze medals on the opening day of the World Para-powerlifting 2022 Asia Oceania Open Championships at Pyeongtaek in South Korea. Union Ministers inaugurate Squash Courts at Major Dhyanchand Stadium in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442750 SPT External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar and Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur today inaugurated the Squash Courts at the Major Dhyanchand Stadium in New Delhi. ICC Rankings: Ishan Kishan jumps 68 places in T20I rankings https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442748 SPT In Cricket, opener Ishan Kishan jumped 68 places to storm into the top-10 of the ICC rankings for T20I batters released today. HS Prannoy defeats compatriot Lakshya Sen by 21 - 10, 21- 9 to reach second round of Indonesia Open https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442700 SPT In Badminton, HS Prannoy defeated compatriot Lakshya Sen by 21 - 10, 21- 9 to reach the second round of the Indonesia Open. Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra sets new javelin record at Paavo Nurmi Games in Finland https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442701 SPT Tokyo Olympics gold medalist ace Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra set a new national record of 89.30 metres at Paavo Nurmi Games in Finland. SAI issues guidelines to NSFOI women coaches to mandatorily accompany the contingent with female athletes https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442726 SPT The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has issued guidelines to the National Sports Federation of India (NSFOI) that women coaches to mandatorily accompany the contingent with female athletes during domestic or international travel. India beat South Africa by 48 runs in 3rd cricket T-20 International https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442540 SPT In the 3rd cricket Twenty-20 International, India beat South Africa by 48 runs at Visakhapatnam yesterday to remain alive in the five-match series. Indian Men's Football Team qualifies for AFC Asian Cup 2023 for second successive time https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442682 SPT The Indian Men's Football Team qualified for the AFC Asian Cup 2023 for the second successive time today following Palestine's 4-0 win over the Philippines. Tamil Nadu triple jumper Praveen Chitravel sets new meet record of 17.18m https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442687 SPT In Athletics, Tamil Nadu triple jumper Praveen Chitravel set a new meet record of 17.18m at the ongoing National Inter-State Championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai today. PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth crash out in first round of Indonesia Open Super 1000 event https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442683 SPT In Badminton, two-time Olympic medallist P.V. Sindhu made a shock first round exit today from the Indonesia Open Super 1000 event after suffering a straight-game defeat against China's He Bing Jiao. Neeraj Chopra all set for return to competitive action at Paavo Nurmi Games 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442644 SPT Tokyo Olympics champion Neeraj Chopra is all set for his much-awaited return to competitive action at the Paavo Nurmi Games 2022, to be held at the Paavo Nurmi Stadium in Turku, Finland today. Khelo India Youth Games 2021 concludes ; Haryana top tally with 137 medals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442570 SPT The Khelo India Youth Games 2021 concluded yesterday,with Haryana grabbed the top position in the medal tally with 52 gold, 39 silver and 46 bronze medals. Saanapathi Gurunaidu clinches Gold medal in men's 55 kilogram event at IWF Youth World C'ships https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442596 SPT Indian weightlifter Saanapathi Gurunaidu clinched Gold medal in men's 55 kilogram event at the IWF Youth World Championships in Leon, Mexico on Sunday. India's great run at ongoing Chateauroux Para Shooting World Cup continues as medal tally goes up to 12 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442595 SPT India's great run at the ongoing Chateauroux Para Shooting World Cup continued as trio of Manish Narwal, Singhraj Adhana and Nihal Singh clinched a silver medal each in the P1 Men's 10 meter Air Pistol event yesterday. FIH men's Hockey Pro League: Belgium notches up thrilling 3-2 victory over India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442597 SPT In the FIH men's Hockey Pro League, hosts Belgium notched up a thrilling 3-2 victory over India in the second leg of their double-header at Antwerp lastnight. Belgium bounced back after losing to India 4-5 in a tense shootout on Saturday. Weightlifting: Akanksha Vyvahare wins silver medal for India at Youth World Championships in Mexico https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442568 SPT In weightlifting, Akanksha Vyvahare has won a silver medal for India in the Youth World Championships in Mexico today. Khelo India Youth Games 202: Maharashtra tops medal table followed by Haryana & Karnataka https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442526 SPT In the Khelo India Youth Games 2021, Maharashtra is at the top of the medal table with 37 gold, 34 silver and 29 bronze. Weightlifting: Akanksha Vyvahare wins silver medal in Youth World Championships in Mexico https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442567 SPT In weightlifting, Akanksha Vyvahare has won a silver medal for India in the Youth World Championships in Mexico today. India create history by qualifying for FIFAe Nations Cup 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442562 SPT In Football, India created history by securing a spot at the highly coveted FIFAe Nations Cup (FeNC) 2022. R Praggnanandhaa emerges winner in Norway Chess Group A open chess tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442516 SPT Indian Prodigy R Praggnanandhaa emerged winner in the Norway Chess Group A open chess tournament at Stavanger with 7.5 points from nine rounds. PM congratulates Tokyo Paralympian Avani Lekhara on winning 2nd gold medal in shooting at Chateauroux 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442539 SPT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Avani Lekhara on winning another Gold at Chateauroux 2022. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, the nation is proud of her. Home Minister Amit Shah and Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur congratulate Avani Lekhara on winning another gold at Chateauroux 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442528 SPT Avani Lekhara has won the gold medal at the Chateauroux 2022 World Cup today. Lovlina Borgohain and Nikhat Zareen among 12-member Indian boxing contingent selected for upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442515 SPT The Boxing Federation of India has selected a 12-member Indian boxing contingent, including eight male boxers, for the upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games scheduled from 28th July to 8th August. India to take on South Africa in 2nd T-20 International of 5-match series at Cuttack on Sunday https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442513 SPT India will take on South Africa in the 2nd Twenty-20 International of the five-match series at Cuttack tomorrow. The match will begin at 7 pm. Khelo India Youth Games: Haryana leads medals tally with 102 medals including 36 golds https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442279 SPT In the Khelo India Youth Games, Haryana retained the top position in the medal tally with 36 gold, 30 silver and 36 bronze medals. Indian Grand Master R Praggnanandhaa wins Group 'A' title in Norway Chess Tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442501 SPT In chess, India's Grand Master and top-seeded player R. Praggnanandhaa won the Norway Chess Group 'A' event with 7.5 points from nine rounds. NHRC takes suo moto cognizance of media reports of woman cyclist's complaint against coach https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442467 SPT The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken a suo motu cognizance of a media report that a top Indian woman cyclist has accused the national sprint team Chief Coach of inappropriate behaviour during a camp in Slovenia. Indonesia Masters-2022: PV Sindhu loses to Taipei's Ratchanok Intanon at Jakarta https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442381 SPT In the Women's Singles quarter-final of Indonesia Masters-2022 Badminton at Jakarta, two-time Olympic medallist P.V. Sindhu lost to 8th rank Chinese Taipei's Ratchanok Intanon by 12 -21,10- 21 Khelo India Youth Games: Haryana retains lead in medals tally followed by Maharashtra & Manipur https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442308 SPT In the Khelo India Youth Games, Haryana has retained the top position in the medal tally with 33 gold, 27 silver and 36 bronze medals. Manish Narwal, Singhraj Adhana win silver medals at Mixed Team 50m Pistol SH1 event in Chateauroux Para-Shooting World Cup https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442440 SPT The duo of Manish Narwal and Singhraj Adhana won silver medals at the Mixed Team 50m Pistol SH1 event in the ongoing Chateauroux Para-Shooting World Cup yesterday in France. South Africa beat India by seven wickets in first T20I match in Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442332 SPT South Africa pulled off a seven wicket win against India in the first Twenty-20 International match at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi lastnight. World Bicycle day: India announces donation of 15 thousand bicycles to Madagascar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442423 SPT India has donated 15 thousand bicycles to Madagascar on the occasion of World Bicycle Day. PV Sindhu, Lakshya Sen storm into quarter-final of Indonesia Masters https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442360 SPT In Indonesia Masters Badminton Tournament in Jakarta, the women's singles India's ace shuttler P. V. Sindhu stormed into the quarter-final beating Indonesian Gregoria Mariska Tunjung by 23-21, 20-22, 21-11. Para-shooting World Cup: Indian shooters Manish Narwal, Rubina Francis win gold in 10 meter air pistol mixed team event https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442380 SPT Indian shooters Manish Narwal and Rubina Francis have won gold in 10 meter P6 air pistol mixed team event, the third for India at the ongoing Para-shooting World Cup in Chateauroux, France last evening. Legend of Indian Women's cricket Mithali Raj announces her retirement from all forms of international cricket https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442343 SPT The legend of Indian Women's cricket, Mithali Raj today announced her retirement from all forms of international cricket at the age of 39 years. Indian shooter Avani Lekhara strikes gold at Para Shooting World Cup in France with record score https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442307 SPT Indian shooter Avani Lekhara won gold medal at the Para Shooting World Cup in France yesterday with a record score. The victory assured Tokyo Olympic gold medalist Lekhara of a spot in the 2024 Paris Paralympics. BWF confirms cancellation of US open to COVID-19 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442296 SPT Badminton World Federation today confirmed that the US Open scheduled for 4th to 9th October has been cancelled. Indonesia Masters Badminton 2022 begins in Jakarta https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442249 SPT Indonesia Masters Badminton 2022 began in Jakarta today. Indian Maestro Viswanathan Anand draws his 6th round contest against Anish Giri of Netherlands in Norway Chess tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442289 SPT Indian Maestro Viswanathan Anand drew his sixth-round contest against Anish Giri of the Netherlands in the Classical section of the Norway Chess tournament. ICC Women's ODI batting rankings: Mithali maintains 7th spot; Mandhana remains at 9th https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442290 SPT Indian batter Mithali Raj continued to hold on to her seventh position while compatriot Smriti Mandhana also remained in the ninth position in the latest ICC Women's ODI batting rankings, released today. India all set to lock horns with South Africa in five-match T-20I series from Thursday https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442275 SPT Indian cricket team is all set to lock horns with South Africa in a five-match Twenty-20 International series from Thursday. India ends their campaign at Bolat Turlykhanov Cup on second position with 12 medals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442248 SPT In Wrestling, India ended their campaign at the Bolat Turlykhanov Cup at Almaty in Khazakstan on the second position with 12 medals. National champion Aman Sehrawat strikes gold at 2022 Bolat Turlykhanov Cup tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442195 SPT National champion Aman Sehrawat clinched gold medal while Tokyo 2020 bronze medallist Bajrang Punia settled for bronze of the 2022 Bolat Turlykhanov Cup wrestling tournament in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Sunday. Khelo India Youth Games: Haryana tops medal tally by winning 16 gold, 11 silver and 18 bronze medals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442201 SPT In Khelo India Youth Games 2021 Haryana has reached first place in the medal tally by winning 16 gold, 11 silver and 18 bronze medals. India beat Poland 6-4 in final to clinch inaugural FIH Hockey 5s championship https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442194 SPT India beat Poland 6-4 in final to clinch the inaugural FIH Hockey 5s championship in Lausanne in Switzerland on Sunday. India, ended their campaign with an unbeaten record. Rafael Nadal wins French Open title beating Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-3, 6-0 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442147 SPT In French Open tennis, Spaniard Rafael Nadal has won the 14th singles title of the tournament beating Casper Ruud of Norway 6-3, 6-3, 6-0 in the final. With this victory, 36-year-old Nadal has become the oldest champion at Roland Garros. It is his 22nd Grand Slam title. Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra leading in medal tally with 9 gold, 4 silver and 4 bronze medals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442179 SPT In the Khelo India Youth Games-2021 being hosted by Haryana, Maharashtra is leading in medal tally by winning 9 gold, 4 silver and 4 bronze medals followed by Haryana with 5 golds, six silvers and 12 bronze medals. Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates 4th edition of Khelo India Youth Games- 2021 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442058 SPT Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the fourth edition of Khelo India Youth Games-2021'at Panchkula, Haryana on Saturday. ISSF World Cup: Ashi, Swapnil win 50m rifle 3P mixed gold https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442098 SPT Swapnil Kusale and Ashi Chouksey won the gold medal in the 50m rifle 3 positions (3P) mixed team competition at the ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun in Baku, Azerbaijan today. Iga Swiatek of Poland wins French Open 2022 Women's Singles Title https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442050 SPT In French Open Tennis, World Number One Iga Swiatek of Poland won the French Open 2022 Women's Singles Title by beating US teenager Coco Gauf in Paris this evening. Sakshi Malik, Divya Kakran, Mansi Ahlawat win gold medals at Bolat Turlykhanov Cup https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442106 SPT Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik won her first international gold medal in almost five years at the Bolat Turlykhanov Cup wrestling tournament. Viswanathan Anand defeats Wang Hao in 3rd round to remain on top of standings in Norway Chess tournament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442083 SPT Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand continued his winning campaign in the Norway Chess tournament as he defeated China's Wang Hao in the third round to remain on top of the standings. Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur launches nationwide programmes on World Bicycle Day today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442049 SPT Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur launched the nationwide Fit India Freedom Rider Cycle Rally at Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in New Delhi on World Bicycle Day this morning. French Open: Bopanna-Middelkoop lose men's doubles semi-final https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441983 SPT In French Open Tennis Tournament, India's Rohan Bopanna and his Dutch partner Matwe Middelkoop lost the men's doubles semi-final after a valiant fight. Bangladesh: Shakib named captain, Liton Deputy for test matches https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442036 SPT All rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been named as Test Captain of Bangladesh after Mominul Haque decided to quit the test captaincy earlier this week. PM Modi is the first Prime Minister who gives enormous support to sportspersons, says Boxer Manisha Maun https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=442010 SPT Women Boxer Manisha Maun recently met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. An excited Manisha Maun said, Prime Minister Modi is a very down to earth person and he is the first Prime Minister who gives enormous support to sportspersons. French Open: Bopanna-Middelkoop to face Marcelo Arevalo/Jean-Julien Rojer in Men's Doubles semi-finals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441927 SPT In French Open Tennis, World Number one, Iga Swiatek beat American Jessica Pegula 6-3, 6-2 this evening to book her spot in the Women's Singles semifinals. India defeat Japan 1-0 to win bronze at Asia Cup Men's Hockey https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441928 SPT In Asia Cup men’s hockey 2022 at Jakarta, team India produced a gritty performance to beat Japan 1-0 and claimed the bronze medal today. Indian women's shooting team bags gold medal in 10m air rifle event at ISSF World Cup 2022 in Baku https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441930 SPT Indian women's shooting team of Elavenil Valarivan, Shreya Agarwal and Ramita have bagged a gold medal for India in the 10m air rifle women's team event at the ISSF World Cup 2022 in Baku. Indian women's shooting team bags gold medal in 10m air rifle event at ISSF World Cup 2022 in Baku https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441911 SPT Indian women's shooting team of Elavenil Valarivan, Shreya Agarwal and Ramita bagged a gold medal for India in the 10m air rifle women's team event at the ISSF World Cup 2022 in Baku today. French Open Tennis: India-Dutch duo Bopanna-Middelkoop storm into Men's doubles semi-final https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441893 SPT In French Open Tennis, India's Rohan Bopanna and his Dutch partner Matwe Middelkoop have reached their first-ever Men's doubles semi-final. India held 4-4 draw with South Korea in Asia Cup Men's Hockey in Jakarta https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441874 SPT In Men's Hockey tournament, India drew 4-4 with South Korea in the final Super 4 game but the result was not enough to take the defending champion India into the final of the Asia Cup. FIH World Rankings: Indian men slip to 4th spot, women rise to 6th https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441910 SPT The Indian men's hockey team slipped to the fourth spot but the women's side gained a place to rise to number six in the latest FIH World Rankings, issued yesterday. Viswanathan Anand defeats Magnus Carlsen in blitz event of Norway Chess https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=441894 SPT Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand defeated world champion Magnus Carlsen in the seventh round of the blitz event of Norway Chess today in Oslo Norway.