newstabletennisa day ago

I am very proud to be seen as a threat, says Sathiyan Gnanasekaran

Sathiyan Gnanasekaran has stated that he was proud to have witnessed a poster of himself addressed as a "threat" before the Asian Games in China during the preparatory camp. His coach mentioned that the Chinese had recorded the practice sessions to understand every move of the crafty sportsman.
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newssportsa day ago

Ashish Kumar to participate in the Doha Gymnastics World Cup

Asian Games bronze medallist Ashish Kumar is set to participate in the upcoming gymnastics championships at the Doha World Cup. Earlier, Ashish had failed to make it to the Baku World Cup, as the deadline for registration had ended and thus he decided not to pay the late fee for participation.
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newssportsa day ago

ISL 2019 | Steve Coppell blames officiating after side's humiliating 0-3 defeat to Goa

It was a bitter pill to swallow for ATK as they were blanked 3-0 by FC Goa at the Fatorda Stadium, on Thursday. Head coach Sergio Lobera was pleased that his side still had a fighting chance to end the league phase on top, as they were three points behind table leaders Bengaluru.
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newssportsa day ago

Senior National Badminton Championship | Saina, Kashyap enter quarters, while PV Sindhu through to semis

Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu expectedly sailed into the semifinals with two straight-game wins. However, defending champion Saina Nehwal entered the quarters after winning a late pre-quarterfinal match on a day of excruciating drama at the 83rd Senior National Badminton Championship.
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newssports2 days ago

Pro Volleyball | Calicut Heroes continue unbeaten run after a win against Ahmedabad Defenders

Calicut Heroes got the better of Ahmedabad Defenders 4-1(15-14,11-15,15-11,15-9, 15-8) on the 12th day of the ongoing Pro Volleyball in Kochi to continue their winning run. Jerome Vinith was the top scorer for the Heroes with 17 points while Novica Bjelica scored the most for Ahmedabad.
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newssports3 days ago

Cycling Juniors | India ranked second in Men's junior 4000m team pursuit

Cycling has seen substantial progress in India, especially in the Men’s junior category of the team pursuit event as India was ranked second in the latest UCI World Rankings. The headway was a huge achievement for the junior players and coach V N Singh as the process was a long row to hoe.
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newssports3 days ago

Pro Volleyball | Black Hawks Hyderabad defeat U Mumba Volley 3-2 on Day 11

Black Hawks Hyderabad won the match 3-2 (13-15, 15-11, 7-15, 15-14, 15-11) against U Mumba Volley and now they have a chance of making it to the playoffs. Rohit Kumar was the top scorer for the Hyderabad side with a total of 10 points while Pankaj Sharma scored 15 for the Mumbai team.
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newssports4 days ago

Sports Authority of India rebranded as Sports India

India’s sporting body, Sports Authority of India, have renamed themselves and will be known as ‘Sports India’, as decided on Monday. After an hour-long meeting between the Sports Ministry and SAI officials at the Shastri Bhawan, an official stamp of approval was made to complete the change.
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newstabletennis4 days ago

We have a fair chance of winning a medal in Tokyo 2020, says Sharath Kamal

Sharath Kamal was hopeful of getting a medal in the mixed doubles section of Table Tennis with Manika Batra at Tokyo Olympics 2020. He had exclaimed that the development for the sport has been tremendous and in the right direction for the past 4-5 years but the process still needs to be consistent.
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newssports7 days ago

Realistic possibility for comeback is by the end of the year, asserts Sania Mirza

India's tennis star Sania Mirza Is planning to make a return to the game by end of the year following the birth of her baby. The 32-year-old had last played competitive tennis at the China Open in 2017, where she suffered a knee injury and was out of competition in the early part of 2018.
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