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Boxer Sarita Devi suspended

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Taking a strict action, AIBA has provisionally suspended India’s woman boxer Laishram Sarita Devi for refusing to accept the bronze medal at the Asian Games podium ceremony. Protesting against a controversial verdict, Sarita in an unprecedented move, had refused to ...

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Mafia can’t decide my fate- Lalit Modi

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Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman and ousted Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) president Lalit Modi is unmoved by the coup and still believes he has the numbers. In his first comments after 23 district cricket associations in Rajasthan ‘removed’ him ...

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New face of Indian football

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Sachin Tendulkar feels that Indian Super League has begun on the right note and the “fantastic start” on Sunday would be a huge boost towards changing the face of the game in the country. Tendulkar is one of the co-owners ...

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Kuldeep in ODI squad

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Rookie left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav was the surprise inclusion, while leg-spinner Amit Mishra was recalled on Saturday in India’s 14-member squad for the first three ODIs against the West Indies, starting October 8 at Kochi. Regular off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was ...

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I protested- Sarita Devi

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Celebrated Indian women’s boxer Mary Kom won her first Asian Games gold Wednesday but a team-mate sensationally refused to accept her bronze medal in a row over judging standards. Five-time world champion Kom, 31, won a split decision against Kazakhstan’s ...

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Yogeshwar Dutt’s won gold

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Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt notched up India’s fourth gold medal, while Khushbir Kaur became the first woman from the country to win a medal in 20km Race Walking by clinching a silver as India shot up to eighth in overall ...

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Rohit not in CLT20

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Defending champions Mumbai Indians head coach John Wright on Wednesday said that skipper Rohit Sharma will not play in the Champions League T20 tournament. Sharma sustained a fracture in the middle finger during the second ODI against England at Cardiff ...

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Sania Mirza wins US Open

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India’s Sania Mirza captured her third Grand Slam mixed doubles title on Friday, winning the US Open crown with Brazilian partner Bruno Soares and then declared herself “a proud Indian”. Mirza and Soares defeated American Abigail Spears and Mexico’s Santiago ...

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Dhawan-Rahane fantastic

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It could easily have slipped to the background in the wake of India’s massive victory in the fourth Royal London ODI match at Edgbaston in Birmingham but left-handed Shikhar Dhawan drew attention to a beautiful aspect of the stand by ...

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President gives Arjuna awards

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The most prestigious trophy for sporting excellence – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna – remained in the closet. And, the trophies that came out on Friday didn’t evoke the response one is used to witnessing in the hallowed precincts of the ...

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