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Asian Games

Boxers to train abroad for Asiad

The Indian pugilists are keen to keep the foot on the pedal when they spearhead the country’s boxing challenge at the Asian Games from August 18 to September 2 in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta...

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Sheeraz Sheikh tops selection trials, hopes to win...

International shooter Sheeraz Sheikh topped the charts in the men’s skeet event in the national selection trials held here at Dr Karni Singh Shooting Ranges. The Uttar Pradesh shooter shot 119 out of possible 125...

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Harinder Pal Singh sets sights on Asian Games...

Harinder Pal Singh is still picking up pieces from a dismal show in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Along with Joshna Chinappa, Harinder managed to reach quarterfinals in mixed doubles but his singles campaign ended...

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Weightlifting Federation of India happy at new inclusions...

Weightlifting Federation of India on Thursday said inclusion of three more lifters in Sports Ministry’s Target Olympic Podium Scheme is very encouraging for the athletes ahead of Asian Games and other international events. The government...

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Wrestling Federation of India to focus on foreign...

In a bid to boost the medals tally at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) will not rely on home-bred coaches to prepare the top grapplers. Instead, it is...

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Why Medals in the 2018 Commonwealth Games do...

India bagged a total of 66 medals at the Gold Coast Games, including an impressive tally of 26 Gold medals. With the Tokyo Olympics only 2 years away, many Indian sporting fans believe that we...

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India women’s hockey team coach back to drawing...

Shaken after his plans came a cropper in the Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast, women’s hockey coach Harendra Singh is planning to try something different for the World Cup (starting July 21) and the Asian...

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Child Prodigy Mahima Attreya could make India’s squad...

The Asian Games will be held in Jakarta from 18 th August to 2 nd September 2018. Modern pentathlon is a new event which will be introduced this time around. It is a test of...

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Shreyasi Singh

How Shreyasi Singh fought hard to fulfil father’s...

Shreyasi Singh was born with a silver spoon in her mouth, but she has never taken it for granted. She put up a smile of relief after beating Australia’s Emma Cox in a shootout for...

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Eyeing Asian Games comeback, Dipa Karmakar heads to...

Injured Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar will head to Moscow for a month-long training stint as she sets her sight on a successful return at the Asian Games in Jakarta from August 18-September 2, her coach...

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