SILVER MEDAL

  • News briefs: Patna boy wins silver at International Mathematics Olympiad August 2, 2013

    City boy, Shubham Sinha, 17, bagged a silver medal at the 54thInternational Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) held at Santa Marta, Colombia. Subham won the medal after competing with participants from 97 countries. He was also felicitated by few eminent Indian mathematicians, National Board of Higher Mathematics and Department of Atomic Energy,...
  • India shines with 46 medals at Special Winter Olympics February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: India's differentlyabled athletes returned with the largest haul of medals in the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games at Pyeong Chang, South Korea. The Indians won 46 medals 13 gold, 17 silver and 16 bronze from among 2,200 athletes from over 120 nations in the Games....
  • Milkha Singh cries in joy after Sushil's silver August 13, 2012

    Chandigarh: Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh burst into tears after grappler Sushil Kumar won the silver medal in 66kg freestyle wrestling competition at the London Olympics on Sunday. "I could not control my emotions. My eyes were moist and I burst into tears. I was really happy that this boy and...
  • Sushil dedicates his silver medal to countrymen August 13, 2012

    CNNIBN speaks to London silver medallist Sushil Kumar following his feat. ...
  • Go for Glory: India finish 55th at London 2012 August 13, 2012

    With six medals two silver and four bronze, India enjoyed its best medal haul ever at the Olympics. ...
  • Mukul Roy announces Rs 75 lakh award for Sushil August 12, 2012

    Kolkata: Railways Minister Mukul Roy on Sunday announced a cash award of Rs 75 lakh to Sushil Kumar who won the silver medal in the 66kg class free style wrestling at the London Olympics. The minister also announced a cash award of Rs 1 lakh to coach Satpal Singh. Roy said, "I...
  • Delhi CM announces Rs 1 cr award for Sushil Kumar August 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday announced a reward of Rs 1 crore for wrestler Sushil Kumar, who created history by winning silver medal in London Olympics. "I on behalf of every Delhiite congratulate Sushil Kumar for creating history by winning the silver medal. The whole country is...
  • Olympics: Sushil Kumar wins silver in wrestling August 12, 2012

    London: India's Sushil Kumar won India its sixth and final medal of the 2012 London Olympics after settling for silver in the final of the Men's 66kg Freestyle Wrestling event on Sunday. But Sushil has created history by becoming the first Indian to win two individual Olympic medals. Sushil, who reached...
  • India win silver in sailing regatta December 13, 2006

    New Delhi: India had to settle for the silver medal in match racing event of Asian Games sailing regatta in the 7.5 Beneteau class. Asian match racing champions India lost to strong contenders Singapore 13. India lost the opening race in the oneonone contest and then clinched the second race in the...
  • Indian rowers prove critics wrong December 8, 2006

    Doha: Before the Doha Asian Games not many considered the Indian rowing team as medal hopefuls. But the team had the last laugh as the tough training paid off and they went on to win two silvers on Thursday. The team members Dharmesh Sangwan, Jenil Krishnan, Satish Joshi and Sukhjeet Singh...
  • India continue to dominate SAF Games August 27, 2006

    Colombo: The Indian gold bounty merrily crossed the hundred mark, but the country's competitors were upstaged by the host nation in the showpiece track and field events on the ninth day of the 10th South Asian Games in Colombo on Saturday. With a day left for the competition to end, save...