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Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals to be made from recycled electronic waste

30 percent of the silver and bronze medals for Rio 2016 Olympics came from recycled materials

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February 8, 2019


Pakistani taekwondo fighters shine in 7th Fujairah Open Taekwondo Championships

Pakistan win one gold, two bronze medals in the competition

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February 2, 2019


Pakistan ends Asian Games 2018 campaign with four bronze medals

Forty-five nations took part in this year’s edition, out of which 35 countries secured their place on the medals table. Pakistan stood at No 35 on the list with four bronze medals to its name

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September 3, 2018


Asian Games 2018: China stays well ahead of the pack, Japan gets Tokyo boost

Since the 1982 edition of the Games in New Delhi, it has become somewhat of a quadrennial ritual for China to turn up at the continent’s premier multi-sports event and walk off with a lion’s share of the medals

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September 3, 2018


Medals will come only if athletes improve, says Olympic association chief

Chairman Pakistan Olympic Association Arif Hassan has said that the country will win medals in the Asian Games 2018 if the athletes rise to the occasion.

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August 3, 2018


Karachi win 14 gold medals in Sindh Games 2018

KARACHI: Karachi has won 14 gold medals in the ongoing Sindh Games 2018. The city has secured 10 gold medals on day two of the event so far. Moeed Baloch won the gold medal in the 200 metre race while Fasha Affan won the women’s 200 metre race. Shakeel Mayo secured gold the triple jump…

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April 20, 2018


Pakistan eliminated from Commonwealth Games 2018 hockey

QUEENSLAND: Pakistan were eliminated from the hockey event in the Commonwealth Games 2018. The green shirts had played three matches and did not win a single fixture. Their matches with Wales, India and England ended in draw. They will play their last match against Malaysia on Wednesday. Pakistan has put on a poor show in…

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April 10, 2018


Pakistan win second medal in Commonwealth Games 2018

QUEENSLAND: Pakistan won its second medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2018 on Tuesday. Muhammad Nooh Dastgir Butt won bronze medal in Men’s 105 kg weightlifting category. David Liti of New Zealand won the gold medal and Samoa’s Lauititi Lui clinched the silver medal. Mohammad Talib had clinched the first medal for Pakistan as he…

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April 10, 2018


Video: Sri Lankan team to be awarded medals after Lahore T20

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will award medals to the Sri Lankan cricket team after the third Twenty20 match at Lahore.

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October 29, 2017


US tops points table in Rio Olympics

The US was on top of the points table in Rio Olympics from the very first day of the world’s largest sports festival. The US won 121 medals including 46 gold, followed by Britain and China. More in this report.

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August 22, 2016


Pakistan wins 31 medals in Special Olympics

LOS ANGELES: One after another, Pakistani athletes continue to win medals in Special Olympics Games 2015, securing 31 medals so far in the Los Angeles, US. Reports said the players won two more medals today. Pakistan team won a silver medal in basketball and one silver medal in long jump game. – Samaa

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August 2, 2015


Pakistan wins 15 medals in Special Olympics

With their brilliant and outstanding performance, Pakistani athletes in Special Olympics Games 2015 have so far won 15 medals, including six gold medals. Watch this report.

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July 30, 2015


Pakistan earns 5 medals in Special Olympics

ISLAMABAD: Special athletes of Pakistan bagged five medals on Wednesday in the ongoing Special Olympics World Games 2015 being staged at Los Angles. Pakistani athlete girls bagged one silver in swimming, two silvers in cycling and two boy cyclists also grabbed one bronze medal each, says a press release issued here. Young Special Olympian Aqsa…

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July 29, 2015


137 get gold medals at KU convocation

More than 1500 students were awarded degrees while 137 of them were given gold medals at the Karachi University annual convocation. Faisal Khan reports the event for Samaa.

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February 1, 2015


Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals

SOCHI: The Winter Olympics ended on Sunday with host nation Russia on top of the medals table and Canada winning the men's ice hockey final, but news that two more athletes tested positive for banned substances dimmed the golden glow.Canada claimed the last, most coveted title of the Games by sweeping aside Sweden 3-0 to…

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February 23, 2014


Honoring opera to 'Star Wars,' Obama awards arts medals to 24

WASHINGTON: Citing the power of artists and academics to open minds, President Barack Obama on Wednesday awarded 24 medals to people including “Star Wars” creator George Lucas and writer Joan Didion who he said touched his life and the lives of Americans.”They challenge us to think and to question and to discover, to seek that…

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July 10, 2013


Egyptian president shown awarding medals to ex-generals

CAIRO: Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi was on Tuesday shown awarding medals to Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi and another senior general who he pushed into retirement this week, a move that stamped his authority over the once ruling military.Tantawi, 76, who served as Hosni Mubarak's defence minister for 20 years and then took charge of Egypt…

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August 14, 2012


London Games end with US on top with 46 gold medals

LONDON: London bade a flamboyant and madcap farewell to the Olympic Games with a romp through British pop and fashion, bringing the curtain down on more than two weeks of action that ended with America topping the sporting world with 46 gold medals.There was another sellout crowd at the 80,000-capacity athletics stadium in east London…

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August 13, 2012


Olympics: Australian minister concedes medals defeat

LONDON: Australia's sports minister Kate Lundy will don a Team GB shirt and row a length of the Olympic Dorney course after conceding defeat on Wednesday in a bet with her British counterpart over which nation wins most gold medals. Lundy made the light-hearted wager ahead of the London Games with Britain's Hugh Robertson, who…

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August 8, 2012


Gold medals can give athletes the Midas touch

LONDON: Winning a gold medal is the aspiration of all Olympics athletes yet its physical value is a token compared to the cash bonuses many nations pay winners and the impact on an athlete's brand value.Gold medals at the London Games are made largely of silver with a thin gold coat and some copper which…

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July 30, 2012


Gold medals for shining stars

Rubab Hussain from Islamabad reports distribution of gold medals among those talented Pakistani people who outshone all others in their fields.

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April 8, 2012