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newssports6 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | It's painful to watch the way I am being treated, states Dattu Bhokanal

Indian rower and former Olympian Dattu Bhokanal admitted that it was painful to see how he is being treated after he was excluded from the national camp in Pune on disciplinary grounds. The five-time national champion was dropped from the national camp and also excluded from the Olympics qualifiers.
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newssports6 months ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Rowers need to give more than 100 percent to qualify for Games, claims Ismal Baig

Indian national rowing coach Ismail Baig has warned that there would be no entrants from the country if the athletes don’t give their best in the upcoming qualification event, in May. The Indian rowers missed out on a lot of practice time in the past year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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newssports3 years ago

I thought it was a minor thing but it got aggravated, says Dattu Baban Bhokanal

Having lost a medal in the single sculls event due to ill health, Dattu Baban Bhokanal has revealed that he had underestimated his illness in an event in Kolkata, reported PTI. Despite health issues, Dattu won a gold medal in the team sculls event and was grateful to his partners, who supported him.
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newssports3 years ago

Asian Games | Olympics rower Dattu Baban Bhokanal targets gold for late mother

Dattu Baban Bhokanal revels that he has set his sights on a gold medal in the ongoing Asian Games in Palembang in honor of his late mother who passed away back in 2016. Bhokanal revealed the change in his diet and training routine after the appointment of Romanian coach, Nicolae Gioga.
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reportsports5 years ago

Rio 2016 | Rower Dattu Bhokanal reaches quarters in men’s singles sculls

India’s sole rower Dattu Bhokanal entered the men’s singles sculls event after finishing third in the first heat of the day at Lagoa stadium in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The quarter-final stage of the event will take place on Tuesday (August 8) at 5pm at the Lagoa stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
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reportsports5 years ago

Rower Dattu Bhokanal wins silver to qualify for Olympics

Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal qualified for the Olympics on Monday after winning a silver in the men’s singles sculls competition at the 2016 FISA Asian and Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta at Chung-ju in South Korea. The 25-year-old finished the race in 7 mins and 07.49 seconds to finish second.
Arun S Kaimal