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How a shy Manika Batra grew up to rewrite India's TT history 18.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
On the premises of the Hansraj Model School in Punjabi Bagh, a 'Swachh Bharat' drive was on. Students carrying placards were being shepherded by teachers to different corners of the premises. Walking in the centre of the pack was a distinct figure towering above everyone else
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Naomi Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves 17.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Naomi Osaka has put her US Open tears down to shredded nerves and her natural awkwardness, rather than the tantrum thrown by Serena Williams that overshadowed a historic Japanese win.
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Elusive Olympic medal in athletics within our reach: Jinson Johnson 13.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
After his fantastic win in 1500m in the Asian Games, Jinson Johnson dares to dream big. He lost the 800m final unexpectedly to his friend and rival Manjit Singh. But a day later, Jinson ran the race of his life to win the 1500m gold.
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Carlos Ramos backed by ITF over 'regrettable' Serena Williams rant 11.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Carlos Ramos has been praised for acting with "professionalism and integrity" by the International Tennis Federation after the umpire was labelled a liar and a thief by Serena Williams during the American star's US Open final meltdown.
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Serena wins a point for sexism, but 'loses' game over lying 10.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Tennis champion and the losing finalist to Japan's first ever Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka, at the recent US Open, Serena Williams' outburst after the match that she was a victim of sexism at the hands of the umpire, may not entirely be bereft of merit, though her accusation of lying against the umpire flew in the face of her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou's admission that he was indeed coaching his ward during the match, for which Williams was issued a code violation.
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Serena Williams: 'I am not a cheat', accuses tennis of 'sexism' 9.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Serena Williams was handed a code violation for coaching, a penalty point for racquet abuse and a game penalty for calling umpire Carlos Ramos a "liar and a thief" and insisting "you owe me an apology".
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Naomi Osaka shows killer instinct, soft heart in Grand Slam breakthrough 9.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
The killer instinct that carried Japan's Naomi Osaka to a first Grand Slam title evaporated as she hugged her idol Serena Williams after beating her in a controversial US Open final.
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Serena Williams meltdown: The official response 9.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
"What Serena did on the podium today showed a great deal of class and sportsmanship. This was Naomi's moment, and Serena wanted her to be able to enjoy it."
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Dharun Ayyasamy eyes medal at Asian Championships 5.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Brimming with confidence after winning a silver at the Asian Games, India's 400m hurdler Dharun Ayyasamy has set his eyes on winning a medal at the Asian Championships next year.
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On Teachers' Day, India's sports gurus share their mantras 5.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
India is celebrating it's best outing at an Asian Games. Some favourites won, some unfortunately fell short, while some new champions emerged and created history.
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Indian hockey needs a development squad: Sandeep Singh 4.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Indian hockey needs to have a development squad that can keep players ready to play for the national side, feels former India captain Sandeep Singh. Sandeep was in Pune to inaugurate MIT World Peace University's 13th inter-engineering sports summit.
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USA Gymnastics chief Perry resigns over coach furore 4.9.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
USA Gymnastics chief executive Kerry Perry has resigned after just nine months, a statement said Tuesday, dealing another blow to the embattled governing body as it struggles to rebuild after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
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Forced to eat rice porridge with pickle at 1984 Olympics Village: PT Usha 16.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
"We would jealously look at the athletes from other countries enjoying fabulous amenities; they had the latest equipment at their disposal. We wondered if we too would one day have access to such facilities," PT Usha said.
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India's top drag-flicker Varun fought poverty to rise to the top 14.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
He finished school and then went to various construction sites to pick wooden logs so that he could earn money to buy hockey gear and accessories.
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Stalkers, pesky neighbours couldn't curb Savita's resolve 13.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
She used to travel 30 kilometres from Jodhkan village to Maharaja Agrasain Girls Senior Secondary School in Sirsa town to hone her hockey skills - six times a week. The school was the only place near her village where there were hockey coaches as well as infrastructure.
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Madappa becomes youngest Indian to win Asian Tour title 12.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Twenty-year-old Viraj Madappa delighted the home crowd with a four-under-par 67 to claim a two-shot victory at the TAKE Solutions Masters on Sunday, becoming the youngest Indian golfer to win on the Asian Tour.
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Suppliers of dope to athletes could be sent to jail now 7.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Any attempt to supply prohibited substances to athletes or having links to an 'organised crime syndicate’ involved in doping could land the offender in prison with a term of up to four years or imposition of a hefty fine of Rs 10 lakh.
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Fifty per cent of school syllabus to be reduced to promote sports: Rathore 6.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
In a bid to promote sports in the country, Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Monday said that a games period will be made mandatory in schools after reducing the syllabus by 50 per cent by next year.
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Thomas overwhelmed as Tour victory serenaded by Elton John, Henry and Bale 1.8.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Geraint Thomas has been overwhelmed by the reaction to his Tour de France victory with one particular favourite a video featuring the likes of Elton John, Thierry Henry, Gareth Bale and Sam Warburton.
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Sania Mirza sets sights on 2020 Tokyo Olympics 27.7.2018 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Out of action for a long period with a chronic knee injury and now her first pregnancy, ace Indian player Sania Mirza is hopeful of hitting the tennis court for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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