Indias Youth Olympics medal haul: Fact-checking the Citius, Altius
Sunday, October 28, 2018, 8:30 AM
India collected 13 medals at the Youth Olympics, leaving powerhouses such as Britain and Germany in the shade. But neither does the haul guarantee safe passage to the senior division, nor did the Indians test themselves against the best. Bharat Sundaresan, Nitin Sharma, Shahid Judge and Shivani Naik run the rule over them by sifting through the lines of age-eligibility and absentee lists.
Farmers son Akash Malik claims Indias maiden archery silver at Youth Olympics
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:24 PM
Akash Malik became India's first silver-medallist in archery at the Youth Olympic Games, providing a fitting finale to the country's best-ever campaign at the marquee event Buenos Aires. The 15-year-old son of a farmer lost a one-sided final to Trenton Cowles of the USA 0-6 as India concluded with three gold, nine silver, and one bronze at the event that was launched in 2010.