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Working on Vikas Krishan's cognitive response: Ronald Simms

Boxer Vikas Krishan’s request for an exposure tour to the USA has been rubber-stamped by the Sports Authority of India.

published : 10 Sep 2020

Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says NDTL issue addressed

A week after that announcement, Rijiju had said they would get the suspension revoked within two months but it’s been more than a year now.

published : 10 Sep 2020

Ammunition will be delivered at your doorstep: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju tells Indian shooters

The decision will impact a total of 253 shooters across elite, developmental and Khelo India athletes, who can now train at a sporting facility convenient for them, without having to come to KSSR.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Felt weird the first day: Srihari on getting back to swimming 

After more than five months out of the pool, the 19-year-old jumped at the chance to be a part of the one-off 60-day camp for elite Indian swimmers in Dubai.

published : 09 Sep 2020

'Failed to improve record': Human rights groups ask IOC to move 2022 Winter Olympics from China

The letter said that the 2008 Olympics had failed to improve China's human rights record, and that since then, it has built 'an Orwellian surveillance network' in Tibet.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Asia Cup in 2017 was turning point of my career, want to emulate skipper Rani Rampal: Lalremsiami

Lalremsiami has played a part in many important victories for India, including the FIH Women's Series Finals last year.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Anirban Lahiri excited about new season; set to tee off at Safeway Championship

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri is all geared up after some quality time with his coach Vijay Divecha during the lockdown.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya loses at Swiss Supreme Court over testosterone rules

Caster Semenya repeatedly said she will not do that reiterated her stance in a statement through her lawyers Tuesday.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Charley Hull out of ANA Inspiration after testing positive for coronavirus

Charley Hull said she wasn't feeling her best when she arrived in the California desert but chalked that up to jet lag, extreme heat and her asthma acting up.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Olympic-bound boxer Vikas Krishan gets SAI nod to train in US

Vikas Krishan, who competes in 69 kg category currently, is an Asian and Commonwealth Games gold-medallist.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Online chess meet on September 15

The Sivakasi Chess Club will conduct its second tournament online on September 15 at 6.30 pm. 

published : 09 Sep 2020

Boxers want to go for exposure tour

According to officials, talks are on with both the federations and there should not be a problem to practice in either of the two countries.

published : 09 Sep 2020

Will closely watch European teams in Hockey Pro League: Amit Rohidas

Amit Rohidas said he will be keenly following the European teams when they resume the FIH Hockey Pro League.

published : 08 Sep 2020

Dustin Johnson cashes in and finally wins the FedEx Cup

Dustin Johnson became the first No. 1 seed at the Tour Championship to win the FedEx Cup since Tiger Woods in 2009.

published : 08 Sep 2020

WFI to name replacements after wrestlers’ consent now

Given the reluctance especially after the COVID-19 scare at the centre, WFI has decided to name replacements only after the wrestlers give their consent.

published : 08 Sep 2020
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