Sports Minister Hopes For "Best-Ever" Performance In Tokyo, Sets Sight On 2028 Olympics
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Sports Minister Hopes For "Best-Ever" Performance In Tokyo, Sets Sight On 2028 Olympics

Kiren Rijiju, India's sports minister, is hoping for a best-ever medal haul from the country's athletes in the Tokyo Olympics.

South Asian Games: India Finish On Top With Best-Ever Medal Haul
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South Asian Games: India Finish On Top With Best-Ever Medal Haul

South Asian Games: On the concluding day on Tuesday, India added 18 medals (15 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze) with the boxers fetching six gold and 1 silver.

South Asian Games: India Inch Close To 300-Medal Mark After Boxers
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South Asian Games: India Inch Close To 300-Medal Mark After Boxers' Brilliant Performance

South Asian Games: India clinched 42 medals, including 27 gold, on Monday, with boxers contributing the most winning six gold and one silver.

No Plan To Have Commonwealth Shooting Championships In India During 2022 CWG, Says CGF CEO
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No Plan To Have Commonwealth Shooting Championships In India During 2022 CWG, Says CGF CEO

The Commonwealth Games Federation CEO said conducting Commonwealth Shooting Championships is amongst one of several ideas being discussed but there was no formal proposal made to the ISSF.

Russia Banned From Olympics By World Anti-Doping Body WADA For Four Years Over Doping
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Russia Banned From Olympics By World Anti-Doping Body WADA For Four Years Over Doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia from global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics after accusing Moscow of falsifying data.

South Asian Games: India Continue To Dominate, Medal Tally Goes Over 250
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South Asian Games: India Continue To Dominate, Medal Tally Goes Over 250

Swimmers and wrestlers led the charge as India continued to top the South Asian Games table with 252 medals.

South Asian Games: India Win Over 100 Gold Medals, Overall Tally Goes Past 200
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South Asian Games: India Win Over 100 Gold Medals, Overall Tally Goes Past 200

India won 49 medals, including 29 gold in the South Asian Games on Saturday.

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach Wants Clear Lead From WADA On Russian Olympic Status
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International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach Wants Clear Lead From WADA On Russian Olympic Status

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach made it clear that WADA's decision regarding Russia would be binding on the IOC as "a signatory to the World Anti-Doping Code".

South Asian Games: Wushu Players Strengthen India
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South Asian Games: Wushu Players Strengthen India's Top Position With 7 Gold Medals

South Asian Games: India secured its best medal haul on a single day so far in the competition to lead the medal tally with 58 gold, 41 silver and 19 bronze for a total of 118 medals.

Tokyo Olympics Triathlon, Equestrian Cross-Country Rescheduled Due To Heat Concern
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Tokyo Olympics Triathlon, Equestrian Cross-Country Rescheduled Due To Heat Concern

The triathlon and equestrian cross-country will now start earlier than previously scheduled due to the stifling heat in Tokyo.

South Asian Games: Track And Field Athletes Lead India
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South Asian Games: Track And Field Athletes Lead India's Charge With 10 Medals

South Asian Games: Athletics gave India 10 medals, while table tennis and taekwondo produced six medals each.

Bhaichung Bhutia, Gagan Narang Among 13-Member Committee To Review National Sports Code
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Bhaichung Bhutia, Gagan Narang Among 13-Member Committee To Review National Sports Code

Sports Ministry has formed a 13-member expert committee to review the controversial Draft National Sports Code 2017.

"Can Flatten Brock Lesnar In 30 Seconds", Claims Tyson Fury

"Can Flatten Brock Lesnar In 30 Seconds", Claims Tyson Fury

Professional boxer turned WWE superstar Tyson Fury said that he can take down Brock Lesnar in 30 seconds, whether in a WWE match or in a proper fight.

Atanu Das Wins Men
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Atanu Das Wins Men's Recurve Bronze In Asian Archery Championships

Atanu Das clinched a bronze in the men's recurve individual event of the Asian Championships in Bangkok.

WADA Seeks Four-Year Russia Ban Over False Doping Data
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WADA Seeks Four-Year Russia Ban Over False Doping Data

A WADA panel has recommended Russia be barred from all sporting competition for four years after accusing Moscow of falsifying laboratory data handed over to investigators.

Charlotte Flair Opens Up On Her Journey To The Top Of WWE
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Charlotte Flair Opens Up On Her Journey To The Top Of WWE

Charlotte Flair said that while she wanted to honour her father's legacy, she has successfully made a place for herself in a male dominated industry.

Fouaad Mirza Seals Historic Olympic Qualification
Indo-Asian News Service

Fouaad Mirza Seals Historic Olympic Qualification

Fouaad Mirza on Friday became the first Indian equestrian in 20 years to seal an Olympic quota.

ISSF World Cup Final: Manu Bhaker, Rahi Sarnobat Fail To Qualify For Finals
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ISSF World Cup Final: Manu Bhaker, Rahi Sarnobat Fail To Qualify For Finals

ISSF World Cup Final: Manu Bhaker shot 292 and 291 in the precision and rapid events respectively, while Rahi Sarnobat finished bottom of the heap in the qualifiers with a score of 569.

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