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Asian Indoor Games

Asian Indoor Games: Padmini-Tania, Karthikeyan-Das add bronze medals

Indian women and men’s Under-23 teams collected bronze medals in rapid chess competitions in the Asian Indoor Games here on Tuesday. Padmini Rout and Tania Sachdev reached the semi finals but failed to progress further,...

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Asian Indoor Games

Sourav Kothari wins gold in billiards at Asian...

ASHGABAT (Turkmenistan): India’s Sourav Kothari overcame a stiff challenge from former World Billiards champion Praprut Chaitanasakun of Thailand to win the gold medal in the Asian Indoor Games here. This is the first medal in...

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Asian Indoor Games

Bajrang Punia wins gold in Asian Indoor Games

Indians added four medals, including a gold through wrestler Bajrang Punia, on the ninth day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat on Sunday. Bajrang, the reigning Asian champion, beat Daichi...

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Asian Indoor Games

Deborah Herold wins 3rd medal in Asian Indoor...

Indian cyclist Deborah Herold bagged her third medal with a silver in women’s keirin event on the seventh day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games Ashgabat on Friday. Deborah finished second in...

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Asian Cities chess championship

Iran’s Rasht triumphs, KIIT finishes runner-up

Top seed Rasht emerged as the champion at the Asian Cities chess championship here on Friday. The Iranian team, comprising Arash Tahbaz, Mahyaar Mehry, Ali Faghiranvaz, Shahin Sadeh and A.M. Soozanker, finished with 16 points,...

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