newssports4 hours ago

Khelo India Winter Games to start from February 10, around 1500 athletes to take part

Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Saturday said that 1500 athletes across India will be taking part in the Khelo India Winter Games, which will start in the ski resort of Gulmarg on February 10. He added that the Games will encourage Jammu & Kashmir youth to take up sports in the future
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newssports6 hours ago

Indian equestrian to gain from the Budget 2023–24

According to Col Jaiveer Singh, secretary general of the Equestrian Federation of India, the government's decision to eliminate the import tax on warmblood horses would assist to raise the level of the sport in the nation by allowing Indian riders to purchase premium mounts at competitive costs.
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newssports6 hours ago

Dipa Karmakar's usage of illegal drug results in a 21-month suspension

The International Testing Agency (ITA) announced on Friday that Dipa Karmakar had been suspended for a term of 21 months for the use of an illegal drug, with the suspension taking effect until July 10, 2023.
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newssports3 days ago

Sports Budget 2022-23 | INR 3397cr allocated for sports, Khelo India gets big boost

In what could be a great push for the Indian sports sector this year, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has allocated a record budget of 3397.32 cr for sports in the country. This is the highest-ever allocation of funds for the field in the history of the financial budgets in India.
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newssports4 days ago

India to host Volleyball Club World Championships from Dec 6, venue to decided later

In cooperation with the Prime Volleyball League, Volleyball World, and FIVB on Tuesday named India as the host country for the Men's Club World Championships for the next two years.
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newssports9 days ago

Water sports to debut at Khelo India Youth Games

The Khelo India Youth Games 2022 will feature 27 different athletic events commencing on January 30. Water sports will also be making their debut.
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newssports10 days ago

Aryan, cousin of Lakshya Sen, eyes gold in fencing at Khelo India Youth Games

Aryan Sen, a first cousin of Lakshya Sen, is looking to make a mark for himself in the world of sports, just like his brother. But the only difference is, while Lakshya is one of the best in the world in badminton, fencing is the preferred sport for younger Aryan, who is still unknown in his field.
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newssports26 days ago

PAK vs NZ | Twitter praises Usama Mir for getting off to dream start in international cricket with Kane Williamson's prized scalp

International debuts are always special given how they symbolize the culmination of years of hard work into an opportunity to script your name in the history books. Leggie Usama Mir was all too aware of what was at stake and stood up to the occasion with a dream delivery to dismiss Kane Williamson.
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newssports1 month ago

Action packed year for Indian athletes, year starts with Hockey World Cup

With a record number of medals won at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, India's athletes will be hoping to continue their winning streak in 2023, which is set to be another action-packed year in sports. 2023 will be crucial for the athletes hoping to qualify for the Summer Games as 2024 isn't far ahead.
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newssports1 month ago

Top 5 controversies that rocked Indian sports in 2022

When it comes to Indian sports, can controversy ever be far behind? In addition to the historic CWG campaign and other extraordinary performances at several World Championships in 2022, there were also numerous administrative problems, on-field disputes, and a few genuinely bizarre situations.
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