Malaika Goel wins Silver in women’s 10m air pistol event in Commonwealth

Malaika Goel after winning Silver at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Glasgow: India’s first medal from the shooting ranges in the 2014 Commonwealth Games came from 16-year-old Malaika Goel, who shot down a silver in the women’s 10m air pistol event, while her role model and former World No.1 Heena Sidhu ended up a disappointing seventh at the Barry Buddon Shooting Centre here Friday. Malaika Goel after winning More...

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Aishwarya Rai at Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony
By GlasgowGames On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Aishwarya Rai dazzles at Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Glasgow (Scotland): Indian actress Aishwarya Rai attended the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Scotland’s largest city as the Longines Ambassador of Elegance. Aishwarya, who was dressed in More...

International Space Station
By LondonGames On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Sochi Olympic Torch to go for Spacewalk at International Space Station

The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) will take the Sochi 2014 Olympic torch to the International Space Station (ISS) and out into spacewalk. This is expected to be the first time that the Olympic torch will More...

Sochi Olympics 2014 Mascot
By LondonGames On Friday, March 1st, 2013

Recruitment of Volunteers for Sochi Olympics 2014 concludes

Sochi Olympics 2014 Mascot Moscow:  Volunteers recruitment for the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 has seen a concluded, organising committee of the Games said on Friday. “There have been over 150,000 applications, More...

Stadium lit during London Olympic Closing Ceremony
By LondonGames On Sunday, August 12th, 2012

Highlights of London Summer Olympics Closing Ceremony

Damien Hirst’s artwork transforms the previously monocrome newsprint Union Jack set into a centrifugal explosion of red, white and blue – an expression of the dynamic, anarchic energy of British Pop Art. London More...

Sushil Kumar final match at London Olympics
By LondonGames On Sunday, August 12th, 2012

Sushil Kumar wrestles to bring another Silver Medal to India

Indian Wrestler Sushil Kumar couldnot get to Gold in Wrestling but has created a record of bagging back to back medals in 2 Olympics. He lost  men’s freestyle 66 kg category final to his Japanese opponent More...

Google doodle Football
By LondonGames On Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Google doodle Celebrates Football at London Olympics

Google has released its new doodle which allows anyone to play Football/Soccer online, an attempt to mark major Football events in London Olympics today. The Doodle appears on Google’s Homepage worldwide and More...

Condom in London Olympics
By LondonGames On Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Bucket Full of Condoms found in London Olympics Village

After being in the news that they are available in record numbers in the London Games, condoms are back in the limelight following an inquiry ordered when a bucket full of the unofficial latex was discovered. The More...

Saina Nehwal Hot
By LondonGames On Saturday, August 4th, 2012

Saina Nehwal takes her Beijing Revenge

From a heart break in Beijing to the bronze medal in London — the first for India in Olympics badminton, shuttler Saina Nehwal has come a long way in four years. When the unseeded Saina beat fourth seed Chen More...

Vijender in action with Terrell Gausha
By LondonGames On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Indian Boxer Vijendar Singh gets into Quarter Finals

Indian Boxer Vijender Singh has got into Boxing Quarter Finals 75 Kg groups, by defeating his American Opponent Terrell Gausha  in an extremely tight battle by 16-15. Vijender, 26, a veteran of three Olympic campaigns More...