Dipa Karmakar

Post-Knee Surgery, Dipa Karmakar To Miss Asian Gymnastics Championship

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar recently underwent a knee surgery, clouding her participation in the Asian Championships to be held next month. The star gymnast tweeted: Hi everyone, ek update hai. Mujhe recently practice mein injury hua aur ACL ka surgery hua hai. Rehab shuru hai, jaldi wapis aaungi! :)) pic.twitter.com/wr3pRtOzAr — Dipa Karmakar (@DipaKarmakar) April 4, 2017 She(…)


Sakshi Malik, Dipa Karmakar, Deepa Malik To Get Padma Awards

Seven sport sensations are winning Padma Shri Awards this Republic day–Rio Olympic medalist,  Sakshi Malik is one of them, a source told The Indian Express on Wednesday. .@SakshiMalik has been honoured with Padma AwardWe take a look at all the honours that she received since her win at #Rio2016. #ITSpecial pic.twitter.com/LOsCZDjVs6 — India Today (@IndiaToday) January 25,(…)


Dipa Karmakar returns BMW she got as gift

Stellar gymnast Dipa Karmakar has decided to return her BMW which she got after her winning feat at this year’s Rio Olympics. Her family and her coach BS Nandi took this decision due to a number of reasons– the car’s high maintenance cost, lack of a BMW service centre in Agartala and absence of suitable(…)


Are women rewriting India’s sports history?

Rio 2016 made history for India. As our women Olympians took over, India sat up and watched, stunned. What was happening there? Well, PV Sindhu and Sakshi Mallik snatched their wins at badminton and wrestling respectively; Dipa Karmakar did the death vault at gymnastics, and Aditi Ashok battled on at golf. These events that took place there made two huge changes(…)


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