Sprinter Palender Chaudhary Allegedly Commits Suicide At Delhi’s Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium

The Sports Authority of India has ordered an internal inquiry in sprinter’s death.

New Delhi: 

Palender Chaudhary, an 18-year-old Sprinter who represented India at international level, died in Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital today morning after he allegedly attempted suicide in his athletics academy at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium yesterday.

Palender was found hanging from a ceiling fan inside his hostel room and was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday night by his coach and academy staff. The doctors declared him dead on Wednesday morning. No suicide note has been found.

The Sports Authority of India, which runs the academy, has ordered an internal inquiry following the incident.

“We have ordered a departmental inquiry as the incident happened in our premises. The inquiry will be headed by Secretary SAI Swarn Singh Chabra and it should be completed within a week,” SAI Director General Neelam Kapur told news agency PTI.

While the Authority said that the reason behind his suicide was monetary issues with his family, the family maintains that his equation with them was fine.

“Preliminary it seems a family matter related to monetary issues. What we came to know is that the boy had an argument with his father in the morning on phone after which his sister came to meet him in evening,” the Authority’s Director General said.

“He took the step in front of his sister after threatening her. She came out screaming and our staff immediately went there and brought him down,” she added.

Palender’s cousin Poonam said that the family got to know about the incident in the morning and the Authority’s claims of a fight with the father or sister are baseless.

The sprinter’s father Mahesh Pal told news agency ANI that he needed money. “I assured him that I will give him the money. Don’t know what happened later. I’ve no complaints against the people at the stadium.”

His fellow trainees and staff at the stadium were shocked as Palender showed no signs of depression while training through the day. He finished his training by 5:30 pm and attempted suicide an hour later, a Sports Authority of India official said.

“It is a very sad and tragic incident. We are extending all possible help to the family and have arranged for the transportation of his body to his native place in Aligarh. Our officers will also accompany his body to ensure smooth conduct of his last rites,” the official said,a dding that no one knows knows the reason why he took such a step.

“All top SAI officials are in Safdarjung just to ensure the postmortem is done at the earliest and body is handed over to his family at the earliest. It is now a police case and they will investigate into it,” the official added.

Palender was living in the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium’s hostel since November 2016. He was training for 100 and 200 metre races.

In 2017, he was selected for the Asian Youth Championship in Bangkok and won gold medal in relay. He also participated at the World Youth Championship last July.

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Asian Airgun championship: Saurabh chaudhary and Manu bhaker

कुवैत सिटी :  युवा निशानेबाज मनु भाकर और सौरभ चौधरी की जोड़ी ने शुक्रवार को 11वीं एशियाई एयरगन चैंपियनशिप के दस मीटर एयर पिस्टल मिश्रित टीम स्पर्धा में नये जूनियर विश्व रिकार्ड के साथ गोल्ड मेडल जीता. टूर्नामेंट के अंतिम दिन भारतीय जोड़ी ने फाइनल में वांग झियोउ और हांग शुकी की चीनी जोड़ी को हराया. 

भारत की जूनियर निशानेबाजी टीम ने चैंपियनशिप में चार गोल्ड सहित कुल 11 मेडल जीते. युवा ओलंपिक खेलों के चैंपियन मनु और सौरभ ने फाइनल में 485.4 अंक बनाये और वे चीनी जोड़ी के 477.9 अंक से काफी आगे रहे. चीन की एक अन्य टीम ने ब्रॉन्ज मेडल जीता जबकि भारत की एक अन्य जोड़ी अभिदन्या पाटिल और अनमोल जैन चौथे स्थान पर रहे.

मनु और सौरभ ने क्वालीफाईंग में 800 में से 762 अंक बनाये. उन्होंने चीन के वांग और हांग के बाद दूसरे स्थान पर रहकर क्वालीफाई किया. अभिदन्या और अनमोल 760 के स्कोर के साथ तीसरे स्थान पर रहे. 

Manu bhaker and Saurabh

तीसरा गोल्ड है सौरभ का
सौरभ का यह दो दिन में तीसरा गोल्ड मेडल है. उन्होंने गुरुवार को दस मीटर एयर पिस्टल की टीम और व्यक्तिगत स्पर्धा में गोल्ड मेडल जीते थे. मनु ने टीम स्पर्धा में सिल्वर मेडल जीता.  सौरभ ने चैम्पियनशिप की 10 मीटर एयर पिस्टल में गोल्ड मेडल हासिल किया था जो व्यक्तिगत स्पर्धा में चार महीने में उनका चौथा पीला तमगा रहा. सौरव के अलावा मेरठ के 16 साल के सौरव ने अर्जुन सिंह चीमा और अनमोल जैन के साथ मिलकर कुल 1731 अंक के साथ टीम स्पर्धा का भी गोल्ड मेडल जीता था. 

सौरभ ने गुरुवार को ही आठ खिलाड़ियों के व्यक्तिगत फाइनल में 239.8 के अंक के साथ अपना दूसरा गोल्ड जीता था. इस प्रतियोगिता में अर्जुन ने 237.7 अंक के साथ सिल्वर मेडल हासिल किया जबकि ब्रॉन्ज मेडल चीनी ताइपै के हुआंग वेई्-ते (218) के नाम रहा. अनमोल (195.1) चौथे स्थान पर रहे. सौरव ने इससे पहले अगस्त में एशियाई खेलों में गोल्ड जीतने के साथ विश्व निशानेबाजी चैम्पियनशिप और पिछले महीने युवा ओलंपिक खेलों में भी गोल्ड मेडल हासिल किया था. 

मनु भी चूकीं मेडल से
युवा ओलंपिक चैम्पियन मनु भाकर  गुरुवार को ही व्यक्तिगत मेडल से चूक गईं थीं और 10 मीटर एयर पिस्टल फाइनल में 196.4 अंक से चौथे स्थान पर रहीं. भारतीय महिला जूनियर टीम में मनु, अभिदन्या पाटिल और नेहा शामिल थीं जिन्होंने 10 मीटर एयर पिस्टल स्पर्धा में 1694 अंक से टीम स्पर्धा का सिल्वर मेडल जीता. टूर्नामेंट में भारत की मेडलों की संख्या 11 हो गयी है जिसमें चार गोल्ड, पांच सिल्वर और दो ब्रॉन्ज मेडल शामिल हैं.

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Sensational Saurabh Chaudhary Claims Gold At Asian Airgun Championships

Sensational Saurabh Chaudhary Claims Gold At Asian Airgun Championships

Saurabh Chaudhary claimed the gold with 239.8 points in the eight-man finals. (File Pic) © AFP

India’s teenage shooting sensation Saurabh Chaudhary continued his incredible run by claiming his fourth individual gold medal in as many months with a top finish in the 10m air pistol junior men’s event of the Asian Airgun Championship in Kuwait city on Thursday. The 16-year-old, son of a farmer based in Meerut, first combined with compatriots Arjun Singh Cheema and Anmol Jain to log a total of 1731 to win the team gold and fetched the individual gold with 239.8 in the eight-man individual final to finish with two gold medals. 

Saurabh won the gold medal at the Asian Games in August, besides bagging golds at the World Shooting Championships in September and the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina last month. 

Arjun (237.7) secured the silver medal after finishing second, while Chinese Taipei’s Huang Wei-Te clinched the bronze with a score of 218.0 to deny India a clean sweep. 

Anmol finished fourth with a score of 195.1. The Indian trio missed the World and Asian Junior record by a mere point. 

Earlier, the Indians dominated the qualifying stages with Arjun topping the standings with a score of 578 after 60 shots. Anmol was second with 577 while Saurabh was placed third with a score of 576 and all three made it to the eight-man final. 

This takes India’s tally in the ongoing event to 10 medals, including three gold, five silver and two bronze medals. Manu Bhaker and Abhidnya Patil are also slated to feature in the junior women’s 10m air pistol final later in the day. 

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Saurabh Chaudhary Wins Gold Medal In 10m Air Pistol Event

Chaudhary, who is also an Asian Games and Junior ISSF World Championship gold medallist, had 18 scores of 10 and above in the eight-man finals. He had topped the qualifying stage with 580 points. Hailing from Kalina village near Meerut, Chaudhary emerged winner a day after another 16-year-old, Manu Bhaker, won the women’s pistol event.

Despite four scores of under 10 to start with, Chaudhary managed to stay ahead and then extended his domination with scores of 10.7 10.4 10.4 and 10.0. He continued to lead the pack as the finals entered the elimination stage.

Earlier, 15-year-old Jeremy Lalrinnunga showed some strength in weightlifting by clinching India’s first ever Youth Olympics gold after lifting a personal best of 274kg in the men’s 62kg category in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

“I am feeling really happy that I won the gold medal here,” Lalrinnunga told PTI from the Argentine capital.

As his father Lalneihtluanga was a national level medal winning boxer, Lalrinnunga himself aspired to become a pugilist from an early age but that changed when he learned about weightlifting.

“A new weightlifting academy opened in my village. The moment I saw it I wanted to try out the sport. I used to do boxing when I was younger but when I tried weightlifting I loved it.

“It’s a sport that involves strength and that is the reason I love it,” Lalrinnunga said.

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India Scoops 11 Medals With 3 Gold, Javelin Thrower Sandeep Chaudhary Smashes World Record

Chaudhary claimed the top spot with a best throw of 60.01m, which he managed in his third attempt. He, in the process, shattered the F44 world record, bettering the earlier mark of 59.82, which Chinese Mingjie Gao made in 1980. Chaudhary’s disability falls in the F42-44/61-64 category, which relates to limb deficiency, leg length difference, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement.

The athletes in this category compete with or without prosthesis. Para-athletics gave two more silver also with Ramya Shanmugam and Radha Venkatesh finishing second in women’s F46 javelin throw and women’s T12/13 1500m race respectively.

Swimming also fetched four medals for India. Besides, the gold from Narayan, India also won three bronze from swimming on Monday. India also won a silver in para-powerlifting while shooting para sport gave the country a silver and a bronze.

With today’s 11 medals, India’s medal tally stood at 3 gold, 6 silver and 7 bronze to occupy the eighth spot in the medal table.

India had won two silver and three bronze on Sunday. China is on top of the medal table with 35 gold, 14 silver and 17 bronze, followed by South Korea with 14 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze.

Javelin thrower Chaudhary was one of the star performers of the day in the Games with his world record throw.

“For the Asian Para Games, I had a very good preparation and with a world record I have won a gold medal and I’m really happy with that,” a beaming Chaudhary said after his event.

“I’m not going to stop there with that performance, I will try my best at the next World Championships in Dubai. Thanks to my coach and the Paralympic Committee of India who supported me at every level, it is a really good achievement for India and for me also,” he added.

In the women’s T11 1500m race, Rakshitha clocked 5 minute 40.64 seconds to clinch the gold. Her disability falls in T11 category which relates to very low visual acuity and/or no light perception.

Narayan clinched the gold in men’s S7 50m butterfly by clocking 32.72 seconds while swimming at lane number 5. Yang Hong of China was second with 33.54 while Payungsakul Boonyarit of Thailand took the bronze in 38.09.

Swimmers with S7 classification mainly use their arms and trunk. They have limited leg function or are missing a leg or parts of both legs. This class includes a number of different disabilities including people with amputations and cerebral palsy.

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Bhojpuri Sapna Chaudhary Dance Video Haryanvi Ram Ki Su Somvir Kathurwal Viral YouTube

खास बातें

  1. सपना चौधरी का नया वीडियो
  2. ‘राम की सू’ का टीजर रिलीज
  3. वायरल हो रहा है वीडियो

नई दिल्ली: सपना चौधरी (Sapna Choudhary) इन दिनों इन व्यस्त हैं शायद इतनी बिजी तो बॉलीवुड की सुपरस्टार्स भी नहीं होंगी. सपना चौधरी के बैक टू बैक म्यूजिक वीडियो (Music Video) आ रहे हैं, और उनका डांस हर वीडियो के साथ शार्प होता जा रहा है. सपना चौधरी (Sapna Choudhary) के नए हरियाणवी सॉन्ग ‘राम की सू (Ram Ki Su)’ का टीजर आ गया है, और इस टीजर में काले लहंगे और नीली चोली में सपना चौधरी में ऐसा रोमांटिक डांस किया है कि उनके फैन्स के दिलों पर तीर चलने वाले हैं. इस म्यूजिक वीडियो में सपना चौधरी कमाल की लग रही हैं, और इस हरियाणवी गाने में वे ठेठ हरियाणवी अंदाज में हैं. वाकई सपना चौधरी ने दिखा दिया है कि एंटरटेनमेंट के मामले में उनसे कोई टक्कर नहीं ले सकता है. वैसे भी सपना चौधरी इन दिनों भोजपुरी सिनेमा (Bhojpuri Cinema) से लेकर बॉलीवुड (Bollywood) और पंजाबी सिनेमा (Punjabi Cinema) तक में आग लगाए हुए हैं.

सपना चौधरी को इस स्टाइल मे देखा तो भूल जाएंगे फिरंगी मेम, काले चश्मे में यूं दिखा देसी स्वैग

सपना चौधरी ने मुंह पर चुन्नी लपेट लगाए तूफानी ठुमके, पहले नहीं देखा होगा ऐसा धांसू डांस- Video हुआ Viral

सपना चौधरी के ‘राम की सू’ का टीजर यूट्यूब पर रिलीज हो गया है, और लगभग इस पांच लाख बार देखा जा चुका है. इस गाने में सपना चौधरी ठुमके लगा रही हैं जबकि इस गाने के सिंगर सोमवीर कथूरवाल है. इस गाने में सपना चौधरी का लुक बहुत ही कमाल है और हरियाणवी छोरी के लुक में हैं. सपना चौधरी के साथ इस सॉन्ग में सोमवीर कथूरवाल और कपिल कथूरवाल नजर आ रहे हैं. इस वीडियो के म्यूजिक डायरेक्टर समेश जांगड़ा हैं. इस वीडियो को कुलदीप राठी ने डायरेक्ट किया है जबकि सोनोटेक ने इस रिलीज किया है. 

इस लड़की ने गैरी संधू के सॉन्ग पर किया जबरदस्त बैली डांस, Video देख भूल जाएंगे साइज जीरो


Video: सलमान खान ने हाथ थामकर इन्हें चढ़ाई सीढ़ियां, जानें किनके साथ विदेश घूम रहे सुपरस्टार


सपना चौधरी न सिर्फ हरियाणा में तहलका मचाए हुए हैं बल्कि भोजपुरी सिनेमा में भी उनकी खूब जलवा है. हाल ही में वे ‘बैरी कंगना’ फिल्म के स्पेशल सॉन्ग में नजर आई थीं, और इस सॉन्ग को खूब पसंद भी किया गया था. इसके साथ ही सपना चौधरी पंजाबी फिल्म इंडस्ट्री में भी दस्तक दे चुकी हैं. बॉलीवुड फिल्म ‘नानू की जानू’ में भी सपना चौधरी स्पेशल सॉन्ग में नजर आई थीं, फिल्म तो फ्लॉप रही लेकिन उनका गाना खूब चला. सपना चौधरी ने बिग बॉस-11 से लोकप्रियता की बुलंदियों को छुआ और उसके बाद से वे देश भर में सनसनी बनी हुई हैं. 

 …और भी हैं बॉलीवुड से जुड़ी ढेरों ख़बरें…

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Saurabh Chaudhary Wins Gold, Abhishek Verma Bags Bronze In 10m Air Pistol

Another Indian making his international debut, 29-year-old Abhishek Verma, shot 219.3 to secure bronze.

Tomoyuki Matsuda of Japan secured the silver with 239.7.

In second position for most of the final, Saurabh Chaudhary grabbed the lead after Matsuda fired 8.9 in his penultimate shot. The Indian went ahead with a 10.2 off his second-last shot and held his nerves to stay ahead.

Saurabh Chaudhary became only the fifth Indian shooter to claim a gold in Asian Games history, beating a field of multiple world and Olympic champions in the 10m air pistol finals in Indonesia.

The youngster, competing in his first senior event, showed maturity and calmness well beyond his age to snatch the lead from 2010 World Champion Tomoyuki Matsuda on the penultimate shot in the 24-shot final.

Expectations were high from Saurabh Chaudhary, son of a farmer based in Kalina Village in Meerut, as he had broken the world record on way to winning a gold in the Junior World Cup in Germany a couple of months ago.

But not many thought that he would emulate the golden feat achieved by the likes of Jaspal Rana, Randhir Singh, Jitu Rai and Ronjan Sodhi at such a young.

“I did not feel any pressure,” said Chaudhary, who picked up the sport only three years ago when asked about the competition that included Matsuda and Jin Jingoh from South Korea, the multiple-time Olympic and world champion.

He did not show any signs of nerves even in the qualification held earlier in the day, topping the charts with a score of 586.

Jongoh was second in the qualification while Verma finished sixth.

Chaudhary, a student of class XI, will be off to the World Championships after the Games. He learnt the tricks of the trade at Amit Sheoran’s academy at Benoli near Baghpat, 53 kilometers from Meerut. Whenever he is home, he helps his father in the farming business.

“I like farming. We don’t get much time off from training but whenever I do, I go back to my Village (Kalina) and help my father,” said Chaudhary.

Like Chaudhary, Rohtak-based Verma also picked up the sport three years ago. The 29-year-old lawyer-cum-shooter did begin well but saved his best for the last to win bronze.

In the fifth series, he shot a couple of 10.7s to get himself into medal contention. He consolidated from there, producing a solid finish.

He and another teen sensation Manu Bhaker had disappointed in the mixed team event, failing to qualify for the final.

(With PTI Inputs)

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Saurabh Chaudhary, Sanjeev Rajput Script Shooting Successes

Saurabh Chaudhary was a star for India on the shooting range as the 16-year-old overcame a formidable team to claim gold in the 10-metre air pistol event, ahead of a formidable field. Then the ‘jobless’ Sanjeev Rajput, who looked good for gold for a long time in the 50-metre 3-position air rifle event, returned with a silver to add to India’s shooting efforts in the Asian Games 2018. Another Indian making his international debut, 29-year-old Abhishek Verma, shot 219.3 to secure bronze in 10m air pistol event. Chaudhary aggregated 240.7. Rajput, 37, looked set for the gold before having a modest standing series in the 50 3 positions rifles final. It was the first individual medal for the former Navy man at the Asian Games, having won team medals in the previous three editions.

Rajput had a huge 3.0 lead after the kneeling and prone series. He had an average end to the finals but bounced back just in the nick of time to clinch silver. It was still a good result for the Yamuna Nagar shooter, who had also won gold at the recent Commonwealth Games.

With a rape case going on against him, he happens to be jobless, having being sacked as assistant coach from the Sports Authority of India last year.

“I hope to get a job now. Let’s see. I shot an 8.4 in the end. That cost me the gold. The competition, the weather (hot) and wind conditions were very tough,” Rajput told PTI.

Rajput shot 452.7 for the silver while the gold and bronze went to China’s Hui Zicheng and Japan’s Takayuki Matsumoto, who scored 453.3 and 441.4 respectively.

However, the day belonged to teenage prodigy Chaudhary, son of a farmer based in Kalina Village in Meerut district.

Competing in his first senior event, Chaudhary showed maturity and calmness well beyond his age to snatch the lead from 2010 World Champion Tomoyuki Matsuda on the penultimate attempt of the 24-shot pistol final.

In the qualification, Chaudhary pipped legendary Korean shooter Jin Jong-oh, a four-time Olympic and three-time world champion.

The 42-year-old Matsuda from Japan misfired on the 23rd shot to settle for silver with an overall score of 239.7.

Chaudhary also set a Games record with his sensational effort. His last two shots were a 10.2 and 10.4, giving him the decisive lead. The Japanese’s last two shots were an 8.9 and 10.3.

Expectations were high from Chaudhary as he had broken the world record on way to winning gold in the Junior World Cup in Germany couple of months ago. But not many thought that he would emulate the likes of Jaspal Rana, Randhir Singh, Jitu Rai and Ronjan Sodhi at such a young age to win an Asiad gold.

“I did not feel any pressure. It doesn’t help,” said Chaudhary, who picked up the sport only three years ago, when asked about the competition that included world champion Matsuda and Jong-oh from South Korea, the multiple Olympic and world champion.

Chaudhary, a student of class XI, will be off to the World Championships after the Games. He learned the tricks of the trade at Amit Sheoran’s academy at Benoli near Baghpat, 53 km from Meerut. Whenever he is home, he helps his father in the farming business and likes to draw in free time.

“I like farming. We don’t get much time off from training but whenever I do, I go back to my Village (Kalina) and help my father,” he said.

Bronze medallist Verma also picked up the sport three years ago. The 29-year-old lawyer-cum shooter didn’t begin well but saved his best for the last to win bronze. In the fifth series, he shot a couple of 10.7s to get himself into medal contention. He consolidated from there, producing a solid finish.

(With PTI inputs)

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Shooters Saurabh Chaudhary, Sanjeev Rajput Boost Medal Tally; Bronze In Sepak Takraw

“I did not feel any pressure. It doesn’t help,” said Chaudhary, a class XI student who picked up the sport only three years ago, when asked about the competition that included world champion Tomoyuki Matsuda of Japan and Jin Jong-oh from South Korea, the multiple Olympic and world champion.

Then came Sanjeev Rajput, a life and career scarred by allegations of rape by a woman he was in a relationship with. The 37-year-old, with his silver in the 50m rifle 3 positions event, continued his efforts of regaining a sense of at least professional normalcy. In normal circumstances, it would have counted for a mild disappointment given that he led after the kneeling and prone rounds. But, Rajput hoped that he could secure back a job, something that he lost after the allegations were made.

“I hope to get a job now. Let’s see,” said Rajput.

A medal trickled in from the wrestling arena in Jakarta with Divya Kakran picking up a bronze in the women’s 68kg category. And the maiden bronze secured in sepaktakraw remained just that after India lost the semifinal to powerhouse Thailand in Palembang. Speaking of securing medals, one was assured in combat sport wushu. N Roshibini Devi advanced to the semifinal in women’s 60kg Sanda event in Jakarta.

The Indian men’s and women’s kabaddi teams also secured emphatic wins against their respective opponents to qualify for the semifinals. The men’s team bounced back from the shock 23-24 defeat against South Korea to beat Thailand 49-30 in its fourth and final Group A match. It had beaten Bangladesh 50-21 and Sri Lanka 44-28 before losing to South Korea.

In the women’s competition, India played two matches and emerged victorious in both to top Group A with an all-win record and qualify for the semifinals.

In the first match of the day, the Indian women’s team defeated Sri Lanka 38-12 before trouncing Indonesia 54-22 in its final group match.

On the tennis courts of Palembang, top seeds Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan breezed into the men’s doubles quarterfinals while Ankita Raina entered the last eight of the women’s singles.

Not to say there weren’t disappointments, the biggest of them being star gymnast Dipa Karmakar, who failed to make the finals of her pet vault event, the one which brought her into national limelight after a fourth place finish at the Olympics. She, however, made the balance beam finals with a seventh place in the qualifying round. The heartbreak moment of the day was swimmer Virdhawal Khade missing a medal by one hundredth of a second in the 50m freestyle event. Khade improved his national record but ended fourth with a timing of 22.47sec.

The Indian women’s volleyball team slumped to its second consecutive defeat, losing 0-3 to Vietnam in a Pool B preliminary match. The Indians gave a good fight to their opponents in the first two sets before losing the encounter 18-25 22-25 13-25 that lasted an hour and six minutes.

Also, the women’s handball team’s campaign ended with a fourth successive defeat. India lost 19-49 to North Korea in their final Group A match to bow out of the competition without locking any points.

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