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Territorial Army Raising Day 2021: From MS Dhoni to Kapil Dev, personalities who have been officers in the force
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Territorial Army Raising Day 2021: From MS Dhoni to Kapil Dev, personalities who have been officers in the force

The first Territorial Army week was celebrated from 8 to 15 November in 1952 to create awareness of the existence of the ‘Citizen’s Army’.

Neeraj Chopra wants to continue training with 'best' coach Klaus Bartonietz till Paris
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Neeraj Chopra wants to continue training with 'best' coach Klaus Bartonietz till Paris

Chopra has been training with Bartonietz since 2019. He was earlier training under another German in former world record holder Uwe Hohn, who was recently released by the Athletics Federation of India due to several differences, including his salary and training methods .

Abhinav Bindra turns 39: Nitin Gadkari and others send birthday wishes to India's Olympic hero
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Abhinav Bindra turns 39: Nitin Gadkari and others send birthday wishes to India's Olympic hero

As the Indian shooter turns 39 today, wishes from all across the world poured in for India’s Olympic star.

Bishan Singh Bedi turns 75: Wishes pour in for former India captain on his birthday
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Bishan Singh Bedi turns 75: Wishes pour in for former India captain on his birthday

Here's how fans and friends wished former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on his 75th birthday

Neeraj Chopra meets Abhinav Bindra, says his Tokyo gold medal meets 'elder sibling from Beijing'
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Neeraj Chopra meets Abhinav Bindra, says his Tokyo gold medal meets 'elder sibling from Beijing'

The javelin star from Haryana additionally got a puppy named 'Tokyo' as a gift from Bindra, who won gold in men's 10m air rifle in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Biggest challenge for an athlete is repeating a gold at the Olympics, says Neeraj Chopra
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Biggest challenge for an athlete is repeating a gold at the Olympics, says Neeraj Chopra

“Yeh time hai aage badhne ka. I’ll now hang this gold at home and start preparing for the next season’s competitions and then the next Olympic Games,” said Neeraj Chopra.

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Visit to shooting range was meant to cheer up an angry girl, culminated in gold, says Avani Lekhara's father
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Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Visit to shooting range was meant to cheer up an angry girl, culminated in gold, says Avani Lekhara's father

Autobiography of Olympic champion shooter Abhinav Bindra - A Shot at History: My Obsessive Journey to Olympic Gold - spurred Avani Lekhara on towards Paralympics gold.

Three-year Olympic cycle for Paris 2024 will be tricky, says Abhinav Bindra
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Three-year Olympic cycle for Paris 2024 will be tricky, says Abhinav Bindra

"I see the next Olympics cycle will be tricky, primarily because of the shorter cycle. Normally athletes get a year post-Olympics that allows them to rest and recover, but this time around they need to get back pretty quickly," Bindra said.

Independence Day 2021: From 1983 Cricket World Cup to Neeraj Chopra's Olympic gold, India's greatest sporting achievements
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Independence Day 2021: From 1983 Cricket World Cup to Neeraj Chopra's Olympic gold, India's greatest sporting achievements

On this celebration of the country's independence, let's take a look back at independent India's 75 years of sporting history, and revisit some of India's finest moments.

On This Day: Abhinav Bindra ends India's wait for an individual Olympic gold with historic medal in Beijing
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On This Day: Abhinav Bindra ends India's wait for an individual Olympic gold with historic medal in Beijing

Bindra had spoken about his relationship with the medal. He told how the medal is just a reminder of the panic and anxiety that he went through to achieve it.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra credits Abhinav Bindra for opening athletes to ‘thought of winning gold at Olympics’
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra credits Abhinav Bindra for opening athletes to ‘thought of winning gold at Olympics’

Chopra joined Bindra in a now exclusive two-man gold club after he ended up on top in the men's javelin throw final with a best throw of 87.58m in Tokyo on Saturday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'I feel overwhelmed', says Klaus Bartonietz, Neeraj Chopra's bio-mechanics expert
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'I feel overwhelmed', says Klaus Bartonietz, Neeraj Chopra's bio-mechanics expert

Bartonietz has been with Chopra since the second part of 2019 when the youngster was undergoing rehabilitation following an arthroscopic surgery on the elbow of his throwing right hand.

With six hurls of a javelin, Neeraj Chopra conquers Mount Olympics
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With six hurls of a javelin, Neeraj Chopra conquers Mount Olympics

A country of over a billion waits 4,743 days—or 157 months or 13 years—for another individual Olympics gold! And then, on a clear, but humid Tokyo evening, in six hurls of a spear weighing 800 grams, a 23-year-old goes where even gods of India’s sporting pantheon have not been: to the top of the Olympics mountain.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra richer by crores as cash rewards pour in after gold medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra richer by crores as cash rewards pour in after gold medal

Haryana CM Khattar also announced that Chopra will be made head of upcoming Centre for Excellence in Athletics in Panchkula.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team to Milkha Singh, a 'heartbreaking' list of medals missed
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team to Milkha Singh, a 'heartbreaking' list of medals missed

Here, we take a look at Indian athletes, who left the medal-starved nation heartbroken at Olympics:

My Olympics Journey: 'My greatest success was also my greatest life crisis,' Abhinav Bindra recalls Beijing gold
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My Olympics Journey: 'My greatest success was also my greatest life crisis,' Abhinav Bindra recalls Beijing gold

"Sport is much, much more than the competition that happens. The real power of sport lies in what it can do to a community, what it can do to change a person's life, the values that it teaches you. The biggest learning from sport is that it teaches you to accept failures," says Abhinav Bindra.

My Olympics Journey: 'High like none other,' Suma Shirur remembers Athens 2004
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My Olympics Journey: 'High like none other,' Suma Shirur remembers Athens 2004

"My Olympic journey has given me some important life lessons, and I am certain the Indian contingent will come home wiser from Tokyo. I extend my heartfelt wishes to each athlete, and my only message to them is, do your best," says Suma Shirur as she remembers her Olympics journey.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Usain Bolt to Rafael Nadal, a look at superstars who will miss the Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Usain Bolt to Rafael Nadal, a look at superstars who will miss the Games

The Tokyo Olympics 2020 will see some of the biggest names in recent sporting history miss out, whether that's due to retirement or through injury.

The many duels of Bhavani Devi
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The many duels of Bhavani Devi

At Tokyo 2020, Bhavani Devi will become the first fencer ever to represent India at an Olympics. On her route to the Olympics, she ran headfirst into history, was impeded by geography and economics, and hindered in some sense by anatomy.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Abhinav Bindra lauds athletes for 'exceptional' feat of securing qualification during COVID-19 pandemic
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Abhinav Bindra lauds athletes for 'exceptional' feat of securing qualification during COVID-19 pandemic

Bindra, the country's greatest Olympian, posted a heartfelt message, congratulating all Indian athletes who have qualified for the Tokyo Games, starting 23 July.