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'Was my dream to trend on Twitter': Nikhat Zareen reacts after winning boxing World Championships
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'Was my dream to trend on Twitter': Nikhat Zareen reacts after winning boxing World Championships

Nikhat Zareen is only the fifth Indian woman boxer to win a world championships gold medal.

Nikhat Zareen's learnings continue as she passes world championship milestone
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Nikhat Zareen's learnings continue as she passes world championship milestone

More than anyone else, Nikhat Zareen will know that she needs to perform to her potential in the Asian Games and the Olympic Games before she can think of resting on the oars.

Archery World Cup: Compound mixed pair fights for bronze; flop show by recurve team
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Archery World Cup: Compound mixed pair fights for bronze; flop show by recurve team

The sixth-seeded Indian mixed team will take on fourth-seeded Turkey in its bid to win country’s third bronze medal from the meet.

Premier League: Everton safe after Crystal Palace win, Burnley and Leeds in battle to avoid relegation
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Premier League: Everton safe after Crystal Palace win, Burnley and Leeds in battle to avoid relegation

Everton rally from 0-2 down to beat Crystal Palace as Dominic Calvert Lewin's 85th-minute winner ensures the Merseyside outfit stays four points clear off the relegation zone with a matchday left.

MS Dhoni confirms he will play for CSK in 2023 IPL
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MS Dhoni confirms he will play for CSK in 2023 IPL

The Super Kings had handed the captaincy baton to Ravindra Jadeja but the left-handed all-rounder gave it back to MS Dhoni midway as the side had a disappointing run in the competition.

NBA: Jayson Tatum helps Boston Celtics tie Eastern finals at 1-1 vs Miami Heat
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NBA: Jayson Tatum helps Boston Celtics tie Eastern finals at 1-1 vs Miami Heat

Game three in the series takes place in Boston on Saturday, and Celtics are expecting a stiff Miami response.

Nikhat Zareen: Hurdles I've faced in my career have made me mentally strong
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Nikhat Zareen: Hurdles I've faced in my career have made me mentally strong

Hardened by the difficult circumstances in her career, newly-crowned World Champion boxer Nikhat Zareen said she has adopted a combative approach where “whatever happens I have to fight and give my best”.

Watch: Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira appears to kick Everton fan amid pitch invasion
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Watch: Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira appears to kick Everton fan amid pitch invasion

The field was flooded by Everton supporters after their team recovered from 2-0 down at halftime to win 3-2 on Thursday and secure Premier League survival before Sunday's final round.

'A girl should not play a sport where she has to wear shorts... ': Nikhat Zareen's father opens up on initial struggles
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'A girl should not play a sport where she has to wear shorts... ': Nikhat Zareen's father opens up on initial struggles

Hailing from a conservative locality of Telangana's Nizamabad, Jameel shared the struggles he and his wife Parveen Sultana endured when their daughter took up a sport that traditionally requires a vest and shorts among its apparels

Nikhat Zareen wins gold medal at Women's World Boxing Championships
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Nikhat Zareen wins gold medal at Women's World Boxing Championships

Nikhat Zareen, who was declared winner by a unanimous 5-0 verdict, thus became only the fifth Indian woman to win gold at the World Boxing Championships.

Nikhat Zareen wins gold: 'One for the history books', Twitterati hail Indian boxer's emphatic victory at Worlds
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Nikhat Zareen wins gold: 'One for the history books', Twitterati hail Indian boxer's emphatic victory at Worlds

Zareen became only the fifth Indian woman to win gold at the World Boxing Championships after outpunching Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas in the 52kg final in Istanbul

PGA Championship 2022: McIlroy seizes lead as Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth struggle
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PGA Championship 2022: McIlroy seizes lead as Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth struggle

Seventh-ranked McIlroy, chasing his first major title since the 2014 PGA, fired a five-under-par 65 to grab a one-stroke lead over Americans Will Zalatoris and Tom Hoge with Americans Justin Thomas and Matt Kuchar and Mexico's Abraham Ancer on 67.

Thailand Open 2022: PV Sindhu enters quarters, lone Indian in fray
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Thailand Open 2022: PV Sindhu enters quarters, lone Indian in fray

The world no 7 Sindhu, seeded sixth, took just 37 minutes to get the better of Sim Yu Jin, who had played a pivotal role in Korea's Uber Cup win, 21-16 21-13 in a second round match.

FIFA World Cup 2022: 6 female referees, assistants among 129 officials selected for mega event
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FIFA World Cup 2022: 6 female referees, assistants among 129 officials selected for mega event

Three female referees and three female assistant referees were announced Thursday by FIFA among 129 officials selected for World Cup duty.

Europa League: Frankfurt erupts with joy after Eintracht end 42-year wait for European trophy
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Europa League: Frankfurt erupts with joy after Eintracht end 42-year wait for European trophy

City streets filled with honking cars as strangers wearing Frankfurt scarves spilled out of pubs, embraced each other and celebrated together following Frankfurt’s first European trophy since the 1980 UEFA Cup

Olympic champion Zac Stubblety-Cook ‘stoked’ after smashing 200m breaststroke world record
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Olympic champion Zac Stubblety-Cook ‘stoked’ after smashing 200m breaststroke world record

Stubblety-Cook achieved the feat at the Australian Swimming Championships currently taking place in Adelaide, beating the previous record time of 2:06.12 set by Russia's Anton Chupkov in 2019.

England women's striker Chioma Ubogagu gets nine-month doping ban
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England women's striker Chioma Ubogagu gets nine-month doping ban

The Tottenham Hotspur striker admitted she had broken rules relating to the presence and use of the banned substance canrenone which was detected in a urine sample taken in October.

Gabon star Pierre Emerick Aubameyang retires from international football
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Gabon star Pierre Emerick Aubameyang retires from international football

The federation said it received a letter from the Barcelona striker and Gabon captain on Tuesday informing it of his decision, after playing for the national team for 13 years.

French Open 2022: Naomi Osaka returns to Roland Garros with questions over form, fitness
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French Open 2022: Naomi Osaka returns to Roland Garros with questions over form, fitness

Naomi Osaka has plenty still to prove on clay, having never reached a Tour final on the surface or even made the second week of the French Open.

FIH Pro League: No major surprises in Indian team for away leg, Amit Rohidas to lead
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FIH Pro League: No major surprises in Indian team for away leg, Amit Rohidas to lead

Rohidas will continue to lead the Indian men's hockey team in the crucial last leg of the 2021-22 edition of the FIH Pro League in Belgium and the Netherlands, next month.