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Nov 17, 2018
Women's World Boxing Championships: Rose Ceire Smith continues to compete on highest level despite life-threatening dental mishapIn October 2013, Rose Ceire Smith had ended up swallowing a sharp dental instrument during a root canal treatment due to the negligence of the doctor.
Nov 14, 2018
PV Sindhu doesn’t have the luxury to feel bad after a loss, says national badminton coach Pulella GopichandPulella Gopichand said that PV Sindhu does not have the luxury to feel bad after a loss and as a top athlete, she needs to get over it.
Oct 28, 2018
Olympic champion Simone Biles steals the show at World Gymnastics Championships just hours after kidney stone problemsOlympic champion Simone Biles soared to the top of all-around qualifying at the World Gymnastics Championships on Saturday just hours after visiting a Doha emergency room for kidney stone problems.
Oct 27, 2018
Simone Biles admitted to hospital in Doha with kidney stone problems on eve of World Gymnastics ChampionshipsSimone Biles was in an emergency room in Doha with kidney stone problems less than 24 hours before she was to compete in qualifying for the world gymnastics championships, the Olympic champion said on Twitter on Friday.
Oct 03, 2018
Boxing could be axed from 2020 Tokyo Olympics after AIBA names controversial Gafur Rakhimov as sole candidate for presidencyGafur Rakhimov has been named as the sole candidate for the AIBA presidency, setting the troubled body on a potential collision course with Olympics organisers.
Sep 28, 2018
Wuhan Open: Struggling Monica Puig relies on newfound discipline to restore belief after shock 2016 Olympics goldWinning tennis gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics remains one of the greatest moments of Monica Puig's life, but the pressure and media scrutiny that followed made her wonder if it was also a curse.
Sep 19, 2018
Arpinder Singh's journey from enduring naysayers to courting Asian Games glory speaks of his character and resolve to excelOn a hot and humid night in Jakarta, Arpinder Singh finally laid to rest the internal demons and silenced the naysayers who doubted him by winning gold.
Aug 22, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Swimmer Sajan Prakash relieved after missing family members rescued from Kerala floodsPrakash finished outside the medals in fifth, but his prayers were answered after an uncle called to inform him his family members had survived the devastating floods in Kerala
Aug 16, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Shiva Thapa describes Asiad as one of toughest competitions, relives London Olympics experienceFirstpost caught up with Shiva Thapa at a send-off event organised by the BFI for the Indonesia-bound boxing team in New Delhi on Tuesday, with the young boxer commenting on the challenges at the Asian Games among other topics.
Aug 02, 2018
Wrestling Federation of India won't hold trials for Olympic spots ahead of Tokyo 2020 despite Rio Olympics standoffShould an Indian wrestler win a quota spot at Estonia World Championships, he/she will be considered India's official entry for the Tokyo Olympics in the weight class, despite the 11-month gap.