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India will win 4-5 medals in Tokyo Olympics, says Arpinder Singh

This medal will boost my future performances. This is a very big achievement for me. In the 2014 Asian Games, I was at my peak but still missed the medal. I came fifth (16.41m). In this year's Comm...

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Weightlifters Mirabai Chanu, Sathish Sivalingam, Venkat Rahul Ragala to miss this year’s World Ch...

New Delhi: Senior weightlifters including defending champion Mirabai Chanu, Sathish Sivalingam and Venkat Rahul Ragala will miss this year's World Championship opting to continue their rehabilitati...

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China Open 2018: Kidambi Srikanth faces major challenge at scene of his greatest triumph; PV Sind...

For Indian sporting fans, the very mention of the China Open badminton championships recalls to mind the scene of their premier male player, Kidambi Srikanth's greatest triumph. It was at this tour...

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Archery Coach Teja, Athletic's Pannu Recommended For Dronacharya Award

Teja was instrumental in reviving two-time Asian Games medallist Trisha Deb's career. In 2010, a Korean coach had said Trisha was not fit to become an archer but under Teja she went on to win two b...

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Archery coach Jiwanjot Singh Teja, athletics' SS Pannu recommended for Dronacharya Award

National archery compound coach Jiwanjot Singh Teja is set to become one of the youngest Dronacharya awardees after the 34-year old's name was recommended for the honour along with Asian Games gold...

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Cricketer Virat Kohli, weightlifter Mirabai Chanu recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Cricketer Virat Kohli and weightlifter Mirabai Chanu have been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had earlier in April nominated Ind...

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The Commonwealth Games is an international, multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations. The event was first held in 1930 and has taken place every four years ever since (except 1942 and 1946 which were cancelled). The Games are described as the third largest multi-sport event in the world after the Olympic Games and the Asian Games.