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  • May 8, 2018
  • 116-Yr Haryana Girl is Youngest Indian to Win a World Cup Gold in Shooting in ISSF World Cup [ Sports, Awards ]

    Manu Bhaker, clinched women’s 10m air pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico in a tournament organized by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF). Manu was introduced to shooting at her school Universal Senior Secondary school in Goriya Village in 201…

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  • Apr 7, 2018
  • 1International Cricket Council (ICC) Appoints Indra Nooyi as Independent Director [ Sports, Appointments ]

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced appointment of Indra Nooyi as its first female Independent Director. Who is Indra Nooyi? - Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi is an Indian American businesswoman.

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    Map of ICC Membership

    Map of ICC Membership

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  • Mar 21, 2018
  • 1Jhulan Goswami First Female Cricketer to Take 200 ODI Wickets [ Sports, Personalities ]

    Goswami achieved the feat of taking 200 one-day internationals wickets during the second ODI between India and South Africa. The 35-year-old, playing her 166th ODI, dismissed opener Laura Wolvaardt for her 200th wicket.

    Map of Chakdaha in Nadia district of West Bengal

    Map of Chakdaha in Nadia district of West Bengal

    Map of Chakdaha in Nadia district of West Bengal

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  • 2Guinness World Record Attempted for Playing Ice Hockey at Highest Altitude [ Sports ]

    Attempting a Guinness Book of World record for playing ice hockey at the highest altitude, a two-day tournament was organized at Chibra Kargyam in Ladakh’s Changthang region. Ladakh is renowned for its remote mountain beauty and culture.

    Map of Chibra Kargyam in Ladakh’s Changthang region

    Map of Chibra Kargyam in Ladakh’s Changthang region

    Map of Chibra Kargyam in Ladakh’s Changthang region

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  • Feb 25, 2018
  • 1Who Conceptualized Khelo India Anthem? the Khelo India Anthem [ Edu., Sports ]

    Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, unveiled the schedule of Khelo India School Games 2018. The anthem is conceptualized by Ogilvy, composed by Louis Bank and the film has been produced by Nirvana Films.

    Image of Khelo India objectives

    Image of Khelo India objectives

    Image of Khelo India objectives

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  • Jan 3, 2018
  • 1Shooting Excluded from 2022 Commonwealth Games in 7 Optional Sports T20 Cricket Can Make Debut [ Sports ]

    India’s medal tally at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, to be held at Birmingham, might take a hit as shooting has been excluded from the competition. Cricket could feature at the 2022 edition as a mixed-gender Twenty20 (T20) tournament.

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    Image of Commonwealth Games hosting cities

    Image of Commonwealth Games hosting cities

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  • Nov 15, 2017
  • 1Revamped Khelo India Programme Approved by Cabinet [ Sports ]

    Revamped Khelo India programme aiming to mainstreaming sports for individual development, community development, economic development, and national development was approved by Cabinet.

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  • Sep 6, 2017
  • 1 Sports Sector Gets the Infrastructure Status- Important [ Sports ]

    The Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Affairs proposed addition of sports in the coordinated master list of infrastructure sub-sectors. Union Ministry of Finance gave approval.The Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Affairs had moved this proposal to address insufficiency of spor…

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  • Aug 1, 2017
  • 1French Open Mixed Doubles Won by Bopanna- Dabrowski [ Sports ]

    Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada duo have won maiden Grand Slam title by winning the French Open mixed doubles trophy by beating Anna-Lena Groenefeld of German and Colombian Robert Farah in the final.

    Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

    Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

    Rohan Bopanna of India and Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada

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  • 24 Indians Got Place in ESPN World Fame 100 List [ Sports ]

    Only four Indian cricketers Virat Kohli, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina got place in ESPNs most 100 famous active athletes in the world. Portuguese footballer Christiano Ronaldo has stolenthe first place of the list.

    Portuguese footballer Christiano Ronaldo

    Portuguese footballer Christiano Ronaldo

    Portuguese footballer Christiano Ronaldo

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  • Jun 21, 2017
  • 1Virat Kohli Ranked First No 1 Batsman in ICC ODI Player Rankings [ Sports ]

    Virat Kohli has topped the list of recently released ICC ODI batting rankings and leave behind AB de Villiers of South Africa and David Warner of Australia. Kohli had ranked at top spot but only for just four days in January and along with him Shikhar Dhawan also ranked in top 10…

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  • Jun 18, 2017
  • 1Rafael Nadal Won French Open Title 10Time [ Sports ]

    Rafael Nadal of Spain has created history by winning French Open title continually for the 10th time, this year he has bitten Stan Wawrinka from Swiss with 6 - 2, 6 - 3, 6 - 1 score and this will becomes his fifteenth major title.

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    Image of Rafael Nadal

    Image of Rafael Nadal

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  • Jun 8, 2017
  • 1Mouma-Manika: First Indian Pair to Reach Quarterfinals in World TT Championships [ Sports ]

    Manika Batra and Mouma Das pair have created history become the first Indian pair to reach the quarterfinals in the World Table Tennis Championship held in Dusseldorf. Previously the event was held in 2015 at Suzhou and in 2019 world TT championships will be held in Budapest.

    Location of Table Tennis Championships

    Location of Table Tennis Championships

    Location of Table Tennis Championships

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  • Jun 5, 2017
  • 1Virat Kohli Ranked 3rd in Top 10 of ICC ODI Rankings [ Sports ]

    Virat Kohli become only Indian cricketer to get ranked in top 10 l of the ICC Players Rankings for ODIs because he managed to third spot in the ODI batsman’s chart. The top three batsmen in the list are:

    1. De Villiers of South Africa (874)
    2. David Warner of Australia (871)
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  • Jun 3, 2017
  • 1C.a. Bhavani Devi: First Indian to Win a Gold in International Fencing Tournament [ Sports ]

    C. A Bhavani Devi has won a Gold Medal in an international fencing tournament and with this achievement she becomes first Indian to win it. She has bagged gold medal in the sabre event of the Turnoi Satellite Fencing Championship which was held in Reykjavik in Iceland by beating …

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  • May 22, 2017
  • 1Arjun Maini Becomes First Indian to Win a GP3 Race [ Sports ]

    Arjun Maini has created history by becoming the first-ever Indian to win a GP3 race. The 19-year-old triumphed in Barcelona three days after joining Haas F1 team as a development driver. Arjun Maini is supported by JK Racing and TVS

    Image of Arjun Maini Win a GP3 Race

    Image of Arjun Maini Win a GP3 Race

    Image of Arjun Maini Win a GP3 Race

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  • May 18, 2017
  • 1Jhulan Goswami Become the Leading Wicket-Taker in Women’S One-Day Internationals [ Sports ]

    Former India women’s cricket team captain Jhulan Goswami has become the leading wicket-taker in one-day internationals as the right-arm fast bowler surpassed the world record held by Cathryn Fitzpatrick of Australia.

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    Image of top wicket taker Goswami

    Image of top wicket taker Goswami

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  • 2India Ranked 100th in FIFA Rankings [ Sports ]

    The Indian national football team scaled further heights to break into the top 100 of FIFA rankings, FIFA world football rankings for the first time in 21 years. India rise in the rankings has been due to triumphs over Cambodia and Myanmar.

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    Image of the FIFA world ranking 2017

    Image of the FIFA world ranking 2017

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  • Apr 2, 2017
  • 1India Won 73 Medals in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Game [ Sports ]

    India’s special athletes gave an impressive performance and won 73 medals in the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games, Austria from March 14 - 25. The tournament, India took its tally to 73 medals by winning 8 - 0 against Austria.

    2017 Special Olympics world winter game

    2017 Special Olympics world winter game

    2017 Special Olympics world winter game

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  • Mar 28, 2017
  • 1Roger Federer Wins ATP Indian Wells Masters Title [ Sports ]

    Indian Wells - Roger Federer defeated fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka to claim a record-equaling fifth ATP title at the Indian Wells Masters. He is defeated Stan Wawrinka 6 - 4, 7 - 5 in an all-Swiss final at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.

    Roger Federer Indian Wells Title Win

    Roger Federer Indian Wells Title Win

    Roger Federer Indian Wells Title Win

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  • 2Cheteshwar Pujara Plays Indian’S Longest Innings [ Sports ]

    Cheteshwar Pujara created history when he registered the longest Test innings for any Indian in Test cricket, in terms of balls. His 202 off 525 balls in the first innings during the third test – match against Australia at Ranchi.

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  • Mar 20, 2017
  • 1Formation of Committee to Resolve Grievance of Women Sports Person Announced [ Sports ]

    Sports Minister Vijay Goel Announced that a high-level committee will be constituted to address the grievances and complaints of women sports persons in India at the occasion of international women’s Day.

    Sports Minister Vijay Goel

    Sports Minister Vijay Goel

    Sports Minister Vijay Goel

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1ISSF World Cup: Jitu Rai Wins Gold in 50m Pistol [ Sports ]

    Indian shooter Jitu Rai won a gold medal in 50m men’s air pistol event in the International Shooting Sport Federation ISSF World Cup. Rai will be competing in the 10m and 50m categories, and will be one of India’s biggest medal hopes this term India’s first gold medal in the comp…

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  • 2Gopi, Athare Win Men’S and Women’S Races in Delhi Marathon [ Sports ]

    Rio Olympian Thanackal Gopi won men’s title in second edition of IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon. While Monika Athare claimed honors in women’s section. Half marathon title won by G Lakshamanan. Manju Yadav won women’s half marathon title.

    IDBI Federal Life Insurance- New Delhi Marathon 2017

    IDBI Federal Life Insurance- New Delhi Marathon 2017

    IDBI Federal Life Insurance- New Delhi Marathon 2017

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  • 3Kohli Named Captain of the Year at ESPNcricinfo Awards [ Sports ]

    Test skipper Virat Kohli has been named as ‘Captain of Year’ at 10th annual ESPNcricinfo Awards. While England’s Ben Stokes won Test Batting Performance of the Year Award. West Indians topped chart with awards for Sunil Narine, Carlos Brathwaite and Hayley Mathews.

    Virat Kohli named captain of the year at ESPNcricinfo Awards

    Virat Kohli named captain of the year at ESPNcricinfo Awards

    Virat Kohli named captain of the year at ESPNcricinfo Awards

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  • 4Saina Nehwal to Represent Olympic Committee in BWF [ Sports ]

    Saina Nehwal was appointed a member of International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Athletes’ Commission (AC) last year. She is joining Badminton World Federation (BWF) Athletes’ Commission as a representative of IOC AC.

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    Saina Nehwal Badminton player India

    Saina Nehwal Badminton player India

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  • 5Rugby: Indian Women Win Silver at Asian Sevens Trophy [ Sports ]

    Indian Women’s team settled for silver at Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy held at Vientiane, Laos. The team participated under aegis of Indian Rugby Football Union (IRFU). Seven teams that participated in this tournament played on a Round Robin basis.

    India wins silver at the Asian Sevens Trophy

    India wins silver at the Asian Sevens Trophy

    India wins silver at the Asian Sevens Trophy

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  • 6Sourabh Verma & Rituparna Das Won Singles Titles in National Badminton Championship [ Sports ]

    81st Senior National Badminton Championships tournament held in Patna, Bihar. Sourabh Verma wins men’s singles crown. Rituparna Das wins women’s title. The top seeded pair of Satwik Sai Raj R and Maneesha K took mixed doubles crown with a hard fought.

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    Rituparna Das left and Sourabh Verma right

    Rituparna Das left and Sourabh Verma right

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  • 7India Will Host FIBA Women’S Asia Cup in July 2017 in Bengaluru [ Sports ]

    India will host two international events in 2017: FIBA Women’s Asia Cup and FIBA Under-16 Women’s Asian Championship. FIBA Women’s Asia Cup will held in Bengaluru. FIBA U-16 Women’s Asian Championship will be held in October.

    India to host FIBA Women's Asia Cup basketball tournament

    India to host FIBA Women’s Asia Cup basketball tournament

    India to host FIBA Women’s Asia Cup basketball tournament

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  • 8Pankaj Advani Wins 29th National Snooker Championship Title [ Sports ]

    Pankaj Advani clinched his 29th Indian National Snooker Championship title. Advani won Indian National Snooker Championship with a 6 - 0 win over Pandurangaiah of Railways in a one-sided final. He became only Indian men’s cueist to be holder of all national billiards and snooker …

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  • 9India to Host World Billiards Championship for Next Four Years [ Sports ]

    The Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) declares that India will be home to World Billiards Championships for next four years. Last year, prestigious tournament was held in Bengaluru.

    Pankaj Advani of India, in World Billiards Championship

    Pankaj Advani of India, in World Billiards Championship

    Pankaj Advani of India, in World Billiards Championship

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1India Gets Its Own Multi-Sports Museum in Kolkata [ Sports ]

    India’s Fanatic Sports Museum (FSM) opened to public in Kolkata. It is presented jointly by sports historians Boria Majumdar and industrialist Harsh Neotia. India has two other cricket museums, one in Pune and other in Chennai.

    Boria Majumdar's sports museum in Kolkata

    Boria Majumdar’s sports museum in Kolkata

    Boria Majumdar’s sports museum in Kolkata

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  • 2Wesley So Wins 2017 Tata Steel Chess Tournament [ Sports ]

    Wesley So won the 79th edition of prestigious Tata Steel Chess tournament in Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands. In 13th and final round 23-year-old chess player from United States beat Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi with black pieces. He finished with a total of nine points.

    Grandmaster Wesley So tops Tata Steel chess fest

    Grandmaster Wesley So tops Tata Steel chess fest

    Grandmaster Wesley So tops Tata Steel chess fest

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  • 3PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma Won Syed Modi International Badminton Championships Titles [ Sports ]

    India bagged three titles at tournament. Shuttler PV Sindhu awarded to her first title of 2017 at Syed Modi International Grand Prix badminton championships. Sameer Verma emerged victorious in men’s section of tournament. The mixed doubles pair of N. Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry…

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  • 4Sports Ministry Constitutes Committee to Identify Athletes Under TOP Scheme [ Sports ]

    The Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has reconstituted TOP committee. Committee’s objective is to identifying and supporting potential medal prospects for 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games. Games are under Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme.

    Sports Ministry reconstitutes committee to identify athletes

    Sports Ministry reconstitutes committee to identify athletes

    Sports Ministry reconstitutes committee to identify athletes

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  • 5Virat Kohli Becomes Fastest Cricketer to Score 1000 Runs as ODI Captain [ Sports ]

    Indian batting star Virat Kohli became fastest to complete 1, 000 runs as ODI skipper in third ODI against England in Kolkata. Kohli achieved milestone in 17 innings, beating AB de Villiers’s record. Villier, South African skipper had scored 1000 runs in 18 innings in 2013.

    Kohli becomes fastest cricketer score 1000 runs as ODI captain

    Kohli becomes fastest cricketer score 1000 runs as ODI captain

    Kohli becomes fastest cricketer to score 1000 runs as ODI captain

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  • 6Saina Lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold [ Sports ]

    Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal notched up her first title after a career-threatening injury. Saina Nehwal won the Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2017. She defeated Thailand shuttler Pornpawee Chochuwong in final.

    Saina Nehwal lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2017 prize

    Saina Nehwal lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2017 prize

    Saina Nehwal lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2017 prize

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  • 7Farrukh Amonatov Wins Delhi International Open Chess Tournament [ Sports ]

    Top seeded Grandmaster Farrukh Amonatov won the 15th edition of the Delhi International Chess tournament. In 10th and final round of tournament, Amonatov settled for a draw with Grandmaster Diptayan Ghosh. He scored 8.5 points out of a ten and stayed a half point ahead of Ghosh a…

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  • 8Indian Women Boxers in Final of Nation’S Cup in Serbia [ Sports ]

    Indian women boxers started off 2017 on a high with good showing at the season-opening Nations Cup in Serbia. Five medals have been assured by Indian boxers after four of them entered the semi-finals while one made the final of the event.

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    Gurbax Singh Sandhu with Indian boxer’s team

    Gurbax Singh Sandhu with Indian boxer’s team

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  • 9Gujarat Wins First Ranji Trophy Title [ Sports ]

    Gujarat won its maiden Ranji Trophy title by defeating defending champion Mumbai by five wickets in the final match held at the Holkar stadium in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Mumbai has won the Ranji title for record 41 times in the past.

    Gujarat skipper Parthiv Patel

    Gujarat skipper Parthiv Patel

    Gujarat skipper Parthiv Patel

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1Sports Minister Vijay Goel Inaugurates Khelo India Competitions [ Sports ]

    Sports Minister Vijay Goel inaugurated the Khelo India National-level competitions for various sports for Under-14 and Under-17 children. It is The Delhi leg of the competitions, organized by Sports Authority of India. Minister also presented medals to the winners of the swimming…

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  • Jan 12, 2017
  • 1PR Sreejesh Becomes Member of FIH Athletes’ Committee [ Sports ]

    The Indian hockey team captain PR Sreejesh has become a member of International Hockey Federation Athletes’ Committee. The committee comprises a total of eight current and former hockey players. Sreejesh’s role will be to seek and provide feedback to the FIH on behalf of all athl…

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  • Jan 10, 2017
  • 1Virat Kohli Named Team India ODI, T20 Captain [ Sports ]

    Virat Kohli took over leadership for the upcoming limited-over series against England. Mahender Singh Dhoni resigned as the skipper of the ODI and T20 team of Indian cricket. Indian test captain and star batsman Virat Kohli selected to lead the team.

    Image of Virat Kohli

    Image of Virat Kohli

    Image of Virat Kohli

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  • Jan 8, 2017
  • 1Sania Mirza Wins 2017 Brisbane International Women’S Doubles Title [ Sports ]

    Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza picked up her first title of the season, combining with American Bethanie Mattek-Sands to lift the Brisbane International women’s doubles title. She ended up losing the World No 1 crown to her partner. Sania will go back to pairing with Czech Republi…

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  • Jan 7, 2017
  • 1India Wins 2016 SAFF Women’S Championship [ Sports ]

    The first half remained impressive for the hosts; the second half was absolutely one-sided. There was only the India women’s football team dominating all aspects of play. Sajid Dar’s women army overpowered Bangladesh with a 3-1 score in the SAFF Women’s Championship 2016 final at…

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  • Dec 27, 2016
  • 1India’S Arjun Bhati Wins in Kids Golf World Championship [ Sports ]

    Arjun Bhati bagged the first position in the Kids Golf World Championship after defeating South Africa’s Methu Denish during the three-level final match in Malaysia. Out of the 21 counties that participated in the tournament, Arjun secured the first position scoring 2 extra shots…

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  • Dec 18, 2016
  • 1Pankaj Advani Won World Billiards Title in Bengaluru [ Sports ]

    Ace Indian player Pankaj Advani won the 11th World Billiards Championships title. Advani began on a strong note by pocketing the first two games, 150 points against 33 and 150 against 95. Advani won his 16th world title overall.

    IBSF World Billiards Championship held at the KSBA

    IBSF World Billiards Championship held at the KSBA

    IBSF World Billiards Championship held at the KSBA

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  • Dec 17, 2016
  • 1India Lifts Second Junior Hockey World Cup Title, First Time in 15 Years [ Sports ]

    With 25,000 people cheering the team on in a stadium that could accommodate just 15000, the boys did just that and were crowned world champions. Junior Indian men’s hockey team beat Belgium. This was India’s first title in 15 years after they won their maiden on back in 2001.

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  • Nov 30, 2016
  • 1Asian Youth Karate Championship Won by 7 - Yr - Old Bandipora Boy Hashim Mansoor [ Sports ]

    After seven - year - old boy Hashim Mansoor, from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district has brought laurels to not only the state but India as well by winning gold in Asian Youth Karate Championship.

    Hashim Mansoor win Asian Youth Karate Championship

    Hashim Mansoor win Asian Youth Karate Championship

    Hashim Mansoor win Asian Youth Karate Championship

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  • 232-Year-Old IAS Officer Won the Gold at Asian Para-Badminton Championship [ Sports ]

    District Magistrate of Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh, Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj scripted history by becoming the first ever-serving Indian bureaucrat to win a Gold medal at the highest level of any sporting event in the Asian Para-Badminton Championships that held in Beijing.

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  • Nov 29, 2016
  • 1Gold Medal at AIBA Youth World Championship Won by Sachin Singh [ Sports ]

    Indian boxer Sachin Singh won the gold medal at the AIBA (International Boxing Association) Youth World Championships in the 49 kg weight class. In the summit clash held at St Peterburg (Russia), Sachin Singh defeated Jorge Grinan of Cuba by 5-0 score.

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    SachinSingh gets golden punch at YouthWorld BoxingChampionships

    Sachin Singh gets golden punch Youth World Boxing Championships

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  • Nov 16, 2016
  • 1ICC Announces First-Ever Women’S World T20 in 2020 [ Sports ]

    ICC has decided to organize first-ever women’s World T20 in 2020. After having led West Indies Women to victory in the 2016 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 on Sunday, Stafanie Taylor was picked as the captain of the team for ICC Women’s World T20 of the tournament.

    Highlights

    • Organise…

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  • Nov 15, 2016
  • 1Padmini Rout Winner of 2016 National Women Premier Chess Championship [ Sports ]

    International Master Padmini Rout won the 2016 National Women Premier Chess Championship. She scored a hat trick after winning the championship in 2014 and 2015.Padmini played out a hard fought draw with her Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) teammate Eesha Karavade helping …

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  • Nov 14, 2016
  • 1Tejaswin Cracks 12yr Old National Senior Record in High Jump [ Sports ]

    Delhi’s Tejaswin Shankar smashed the 12-year old national senior record in high jump with a leap of 2.26m on the inaugural day. He managed to win the gold in the under-18 category on the opening day of the 32nd National Junior Athletics Championships in Coimbatore.

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  • Nov 13, 2016
  • 1Indian Women’S Carrom Team Got Gold at the 7th World Carrom Championship in Birmingham (UK) [ Sports ]

    The Carrom World championship is held every four years and this year’s edition is considered the largest so far with over 15 countries participating in the elite event including USA, Germany, Canada, France, and Italy. The first day starts with doubles followed by the Swiss leagu…

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  • Nov 6, 2016
  • 1Indian Women’S Hockey Team Wins Asian Champions Trophy 2016 [ Sports ]

    Indian Women’s hockey team won the Asian Champions Trophy 2016 in Singapore. This was the maiden win of Indian Women’s hockey team in this tournament. India was playing in the final for the second time in the tournament.

    Image of Indian Women’s Hockey Team

    Image of Indian Women’s Hockey Team

    Image of Indian Women’s Hockey Team

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  • Nov 3, 2016
  • 1Pratul Joshi Wins Bahrain International Challenge Badminton Tournament [ Sports ]

    The Bahrain International Challenge badminton tournament was won by Pratul Joshi- Indian shuttler in the men’s singles category. He won the finals played at Segayya in Bahrain by beating his brother Aditya Joshi with 21-17, 12-21 and 21-15 score.

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    Image of Pratul Joshi

    Image of Pratul Joshi

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  • Oct 22, 2016
  • 1SC Freezes BCCI’S Transactions with State Cricket Bodies [ Sports ]

    Supreme Court has frozen all financial transactions between the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) and state cricket associations until they abide by Justice RM Lodha Committee recommendations.

    Supreme Court requested the Lodha Committee to appoint an independent audito…

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  • 2India Won Kabaddi World Cup for the Third Time [ Sports ]

    2016 Kabaddi World Cup was won by India by beating Iran with 38-29 score in the finals at the Arena By Trans Stadia in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. With this India becomes one and only winner of all the Kabaddi World Cup (Standard Style) events including in 2004, 2007 and 2016.

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