Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra became the first Indian ever to win Gold at the World Athletics Championships.
India achieved their highest-ever tally in Asian Games history in Hangzhou 2022, winning a record 107 medals - 28 gold, 38 silver and 41 bronze.
In October, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty became the first Indian duo to become World No. 1 in badminton rankings for doubles.
Virat Kohli became the first player in the world to hit 50 ODI tons, going past his idol Sachin Tendulkar (49).
At 18, Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa became the youngest player to reach the final of FIDE World Cup.
For the first time in World Athletics Championships, an Indian men's team reached the final of a relay event.
The Blue Tigers beat the much-fancied Kuwait side 5-4 on penalties to lift a record 9th SAFF Championship.