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FIFA World Cup Day 8: Germany keep hopes alive, Belgium suffer shock loss, Spain coach's moving tribute
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FIFA World Cup Day 8: Germany keep hopes alive, Belgium suffer shock loss, Spain coach's moving tribute

FIFA World Cup: On Day 8, Germany stayed alive after Spain draw, Morocco stunned Belgium, and Canada crashed out after Croatia loss.

FIFA World Cup: Zlatko Dalic slams John Herdman after Croatia knock Canada out
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FIFA World Cup: Zlatko Dalic slams John Herdman after Croatia knock Canada out

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic suggested Canada boss John Herdman deliberately snubbed the traditional handshake at the final whistle.

Riots erupt in Brussels after Morocco stun Belgium at FIFA World Cup
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Riots erupt in Brussels after Morocco stun Belgium at FIFA World Cup

Belgium Police said that at least 11 people have been arrested as riots broke out in Brussels after Belgium's defeat to Morocco in FIFA World Cup.

Pro Kabaddi 2022: Tamil Thalaivas beat Gujarat Giants; Bengaluru Bulls edge out Dabang Delhi
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Pro Kabaddi 2022: Tamil Thalaivas beat Gujarat Giants; Bengaluru Bulls edge out Dabang Delhi

Ajinkya Pawar produced a fine performance and led Tamil Thalaivas to a thrilling 42-39 victory over Gujarat Giants in the Pro Kabaddi League

Explained: How the Qatar World Cup is fueling misogyny around the world
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Explained: How the Qatar World Cup is fueling misogyny around the world

According to research, women are at a higher risk of sexual assault at any major sporting event. With discrimination against women enshrined in Qatari law, misogyny is being beamed through televisions internationally, via the means of the 2022 men’s football World Cup

Youth World Boxing Championships: Ravina punches her way to gold as Indian boxers finish with 11 medals
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Youth World Boxing Championships: Ravina punches her way to gold as Indian boxers finish with 11 medals

Ravina defeated Megan deCler of Netherlands in the 63kg final to win India's second gold in the women's section and their 11th overall.

PT Usha set to be unanimously elected as Indian Olympic Association president
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PT Usha set to be unanimously elected as Indian Olympic Association president

PT Usha had filed her nomination papers for the top job on Sunday, along with 14 others from her team for the various posts.

PKL: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Tamil Thalaivas 41-26
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PKL: Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Tamil Thalaivas 41-26

Deshwal (12 points), V Ajith (9 points), and Ankush (5 points) completed a 41-26 rout that lifted Jaipur Pink Panthers to second place on the table.

PT Usha files nomination for Indian Olympic Association president's post
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PT Usha files nomination for Indian Olympic Association president's post

PT Usha, a top sprinter of her times, has also been elected as one of the eight Sports Persons of Outstanding Merit (SOM) by the Athletes Commission of the IOA.

Youth World Boxing Championships: Vishwanath Suresh, Vanshaj and Devika Ghorpade strike gold
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Youth World Boxing Championships: Vishwanath Suresh, Vanshaj and Devika Ghorpade strike gold

Besides the gold-winning trio, Bhawna Sharma (48 kg) and Ashish(54 kg) collected silver as India's medal count rose to 11 on the penultimate day of the competition.

Pro Kabaddi League: Naveen, Ashu lead Dabang Delhi KC to third consecutive win
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Pro Kabaddi League: Naveen, Ashu lead Dabang Delhi KC to third consecutive win

Gujarat Giants put up a spirited fight in the final minutes of the match, but the Delhi players held their nerves and walked off the mat as winners of the match

FIFA World Cup: Qatar football will survive early exit, says Felix Sanchez
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FIFA World Cup: Qatar football will survive early exit, says Felix Sanchez

A 1-1 draw between Ecuador and the Netherlands sent Qatar crashing out of the tournament just hours after a 3-1 defeat to Senegal had left them on the brink

FIFA World Cup: Muslim body laments craze for soccer among youth in Kerala
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FIFA World Cup: Muslim body laments craze for soccer among youth in Kerala

Nasar Faizy Koodathayi, general secretary of the Qutba committee under the Samastha Kerala Jam-Iyyathul Ulama, expressed concern over football fans spending too much money on erecting huge cutouts of their favourite soccer stars on the streets

Kenya taking 'firm measures' to avoid athletics doping ban: Sports Minister
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Kenya taking 'firm measures' to avoid athletics doping ban: Sports Minister

Kenya have been in the top category of the WADA watch list since February 2016.

Seven Indian boxers enter finals at Youth World Championships
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Seven Indian boxers enter finals at Youth World Championships

Indian boxers asserted their supremacy at the prestigious championships as 11 out of 17 quarterfinalists went on to confirm medals

Germany's FIFA World Cup silence joins other high-profile sporting protests
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Germany's FIFA World Cup silence joins other high-profile sporting protests

Germany's national football team are not the first athletes to use the big stage to make a political point.

Explained: Why Spanish players are not singing their national anthem during FIFA World Cup 2022
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Explained: Why Spanish players are not singing their national anthem during FIFA World Cup 2022

Spain’s national team began their hunt for another World Cup against Costa Rica. At the beginning of the match, the players stood mum while their national anthem, Marcha Real, played out. Why did they not sing along?

Formula 1: Chinese Grand Prix remains on calendar, for now
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Formula 1: Chinese Grand Prix remains on calendar, for now

If F1 returns to the Chinese Grand Prix, it will be the fourth leg of a record 24-race season in 2023.

Youth World Boxing Championships: Four more boxers confirm medals, extend India's medal tally to 11
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Youth World Boxing Championships: Four more boxers confirm medals, extend India's medal tally to 11

With the addition of four more medals, India’s total medal count now climbed to 11, the same as the last edition, held in Poland.

Seasoned racer Sandeep Kumar all praise for Hyderabad Street Circuit after FIA-accredited venue hosts JKNRC 2022 Round 3
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Seasoned racer Sandeep Kumar all praise for Hyderabad Street Circuit after FIA-accredited venue hosts JKNRC 2022 Round 3

Sandeep, racing for the Dark Don team at the JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship, was among the first to get a taste of what the Hyderabad Street Circuit, which will host India's first-ever Formula E event, has to offer.