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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Neeraj Chopra among brightest hopes for India
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Neeraj Chopra among brightest hopes for India

Both Neeraj and Davinder Singh Kang have thrown above 83m consistently. At the Asian Championships, Neeraj threw 85.23 to take gold. But would that be enough? It could be for a place in the finals. But big meets have thrown up surprises.

Ultimate Table Tennis: Madhurika Patkar, Manika Batra believe sport will benefit from competition
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Ultimate Table Tennis: Madhurika Patkar, Manika Batra believe sport will benefit from competition

Madhurika pointed out that the emergence of leagues in India has benefited that particular sport, be it the Indian Premier League for cricket or the Indian Super League for Football, through its live telecast.

IOC increase weight categories for women, drop two divisions from men's event for Olympic Games 2020
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IOC increase weight categories for women, drop two divisions from men's event for Olympic Games 2020

In a bid to bridge the increasing gender parity in the Games, IOC has decided to increase weight categories for women and drop two divisions from the men's event of the 2020 Olympic Games.

Indians need to adopt Chinese style of play rather than European, says national table tennis coach
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Indians need to adopt Chinese style of play rather than European, says national table tennis coach

The Indian table tennis scene is much more alive than it was seven years ago but at the top of the ladder, players need to unlearn the defensive European style and adopt an all-attacking Chinese approach, feels Italy's Massimo Costantini in his second stint as the foreign coach of the national team.

Usain Bolt dismisses talks of stretching career till 2018 Commonwealth Games
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Usain Bolt dismisses talks of stretching career till 2018 Commonwealth Games

Jamaican sprint great Usain Bolt has no plans to extend his career beyond this year's world championships in London and has ruled out a return to Australia for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Sakshi Malik says training camps in foreign countries are necessary for quality preparation
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Sakshi Malik says training camps in foreign countries are necessary for quality preparation

Sakshi Malik feels that quality preparation can only happen if there are at least two extended camps in foreign countries every year.

Usain Bolt joined by China, Japan and England for team athletics event in Australia
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Usain Bolt joined by China, Japan and England for team athletics event in Australia

China, Japan and England signed on for an innovative team athletics event in which sprint superstar Usain Bolt will make his first Australian appearance.

N Sikki Reddy targets a medal at 2018 Commonwealth Games after Brazil Open success
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N Sikki Reddy targets a medal at 2018 Commonwealth Games after Brazil Open success

Ecstatic after clinching a maiden Grand Prix title at the Brazil Open, Indian mixed doubles pair of N Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra has now set their sights on winning a medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.