newssportsa day ago

IPL 2019 | One tournament cannot define you as a player, claims Jaydev Unadkat

Last year’s most expensive buy at the IPL auction, Jaydev Unadkat, had a below par outing with Rajasthan Royals but asserts that he won’t let one tournament define him as a player. Unadkat was picked up for a massive Rs. 11.5 crores but managed only 11 wickets from 15 matches last season.
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newssports5 days ago

SPiCE 2019 gets more leading companies on board

The buzz of SPiCE 2019 is spreading far and wide and they have more industry-leading companies on board to sponsor & exhibit at the event. With nearly 20 sponsors and exhibitors taking advantage of the event to boost their brand, it is there to be an impressive display of an emerging industry.
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newssports5 days ago

Manu Bhaker, Manika Batra, Rohan Bopanna added to TOP scheme

Sports Authority of India has added Manu Bhaker, Manika Batra, Rohan Bopanna among 29 players to the Target Olympic Podium scheme, under which players will get monthly financial support of Rs 50,000. The committee also sanctioned an amount of Rs 8.75 lakhs for Bajrang Punia’s training in Georgia.
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newstabletennis6 days ago

Manika Batra becomes first Indian to bag ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Star’ award

Manika Batra became the first Indian to clinch the ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Star’ award at the International Table Tennis Federation Star Awards in Incheon on Wednesday. Batra won a total of four medals at the 2018 Gold Coast CWG followed by one bronze medal at the Asian Games in Jakarta.
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newssports9 days ago

Our system is slowly falling into place, reveals Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore remains highly optimistic about the future of sports in India saying that the system implemented by the Sports Ministry is showing positive results. Singh added that he would prefer investing funds to improve infrastructure rather than hosting international competitions.
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newstabletennis10 days ago

Manav Thakkar loses both singles and doubles quarterfinal matches at World Junior Championships

Junior Table Tennis player Manav Thakkar lost both the boy’s singles and also the doubles quarterfinal match along with his partner Manush Shah to crash out of the 2018 World Junior Championships. The World Junior Championships 2018 this time is being held at Bendigo in Australia.
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newssports10 days ago

The Good, Bad & Ugly ft. Vijender Singh, MS Dhoni and Manjapadda

From Vijender Singh signing a deal with Bob Arum, to Sunil Gavaskar throwing light at BCCI’s partiality towards star cricketers, to IAAF categorizing India as a high doping risk country and Afghan women’s sexual abuse claims coming true – we bring you the good, bad and ugly from this week.
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newstabletennis11 days ago

TT | Manav Thakkar reaches Junior World’s Quarterfinals in both singles and doubles category

Indian Table Tennis player Manav Thakkar has reached the quarter-final stage of both the Men’s singles and doubles category at the 2018 World Junior Championships at Bendigo, Australia, on Saturday. Second seeded Manav Thakkar beat Feng Yi-Hsin of Chinese Taipei in a thrilling match.
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newssports15 days ago

IOA submits formal bid to host 2032 Olympics on Indian soil

For the first time in its history, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) have submitted a formal bid to host the 2032 edition of the Olympics on home soil to IOC president, Thomas Bach. IOA Secretary General, Rajeev Mehta, revealed they were ‘dead serious’ about hosting the games in the next decade.
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newssports17 days ago

Live PKL 2018 | Match 92: U Mumba vs Gujarat Fortunegiants

With an aim of making it to the top of the standings in Pool A, U Mumba and Gujarat Fortunegiants will take on each other in a Zone A battle in Delhi today. U Mumba recently made it to the top by getting the better of Dabang Delhi last evening while Gujarat will have a target of displacing them.
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