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Asian Games 2018: I'm sure PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal will crack Tai Tzu-ying's game, says Pullela Gopichand
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Asian Games 2018: I'm sure PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal will crack Tai Tzu-ying's game, says Pullela Gopichand

Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying is a complete package but Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu will soon crack the mystery surrounding the world No 1, who has proved to be their nemesis, India chief coach Pullela Gopichand said on Thursday.

Asian Games 2018: Manjit Singh, Pincky Balhara, Malaprabha Jadhav make most of opportunities; PV Sindhu bags silver
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Asian Games 2018: Manjit Singh, Pincky Balhara, Malaprabha Jadhav make most of opportunities; PV Sindhu bags silver

Manjit Singh, Pincky Balhara and Malaprabha Jadhav are among those who spotted opportunities and made the most of them.

Highlights, Asian Games, Day 11: India beat China to enter women's hockey final; Swapna Barman adds 11th gold
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Highlights, Asian Games, Day 11: India beat China to enter women's hockey final; Swapna Barman adds 11th gold

Asian Games, Day 11 LIVE Updates: As another action-packed day begins, here are all the live updates from the Asiad, taking place in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu's medal at Jakarta doesn't signify a silver lining but resembles a dark cloud
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Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu's medal at Jakarta doesn't signify a silver lining but resembles a dark cloud

No one knows that better than PV Sindhu. For the umpteenth time, she came all set to break a jinx and failed. It has happened once again as she has lost the Asian Games women’s singles final to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying

Listen: Full script of Episode 29 of Spodcast where we discuss Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's exploits and more
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Listen: Full script of Episode 29 of Spodcast where we discuss Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's exploits and more

Here is the full script of Episode 29 of Firstpost Spodcast where we talk about Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's exploits.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 29: Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's exploits and more on our daily podcast
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 29: Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's exploits and more on our daily podcast

Neeraj Chopra's gold, Dharun Ayyasamy and Neena Varakil's silver in athletics — we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu brings home silver as she loses final to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games
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Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu brings home silver as she loses final to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games

No Indian had ever reached the final of a singles event at the Asian Games before the 23-year-old from Hyderabad, who lost 13-21 16-21 to Chinese Taipei's Tai in just 34 minutes.

Highlights, Asian Games Day 10: Manjit Singh, Jinson Johnson clinch gold and silver respectively in men's 800m
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Highlights, Asian Games Day 10: Manjit Singh, Jinson Johnson clinch gold and silver respectively in men's 800m

Asian Games Day 10, LIVE updates: Catch all LIVE updates of the Indian contingent from Day 10 at Asian Games 2018 in Jakarta-Palembang

Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra strikes gold with monk-like composure; PV Sindhu, Indian paddlers create history
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Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra strikes gold with monk-like composure; PV Sindhu, Indian paddlers create history

Through the evening at the Asian Games, the monk in Neeraj Chopra was in evidence. The Indian star was so intent on internalising everything that he was palpably shut off to everything else, perhaps even to his compatriot javelin thrower Shivpal Singh who occupied the next seat on the athlete’s bench at the GBK Athletics Stadium on Monday.

Highlights, Asian Games, Day 9: Neeraj Chopra bags gold in javelin throw; Neena Varakil wins long jump silver
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Highlights, Asian Games, Day 9: Neeraj Chopra bags gold in javelin throw; Neena Varakil wins long jump silver

Asian Games 2018, LIVE Updates, Day 9: Catch the LIVE score and updates from the Asian Games taking in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu sets up gold-medal match with Tai Tzu Ying after beating Akane Yamaguchi in semis
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Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu sets up gold-medal match with Tai Tzu Ying after beating Akane Yamaguchi in semis

PV Sindhu beat Akane Yamaguchi 21-17 15-21 21-10 for her second win over the Japanese at the Asian Games, having beaten her in the team championship as well.

Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal clinches bronze after losing semi-final clash to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games
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Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal clinches bronze after losing semi-final clash to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games

World number 10 and Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal played with good intensity but lost 17-21 14-21 to a superior Tzu Ying, who stood out with her court coverage and retrieving in the 36-minute match.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 28: India grab 3 silvers in athletics; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu assure medal, and more on our daily podcast
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 28: India grab 3 silvers in athletics; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu assure medal, and more on our daily podcast

India's silver day in athletics, Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu's quarterfinal wins — we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.

Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal books place in semis, assures first ever Indian medal in Women's Singles
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Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal books place in semis, assures first ever Indian medal in Women's Singles

Saina Nehwal beat Ratchanok Intaton of Thailand in the women's singles quarter-finals to assure a medal for India in Badminton, becoming only the second Indian to do so.

Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 8: Muhammed Anas, Hima Das, Dutee Chand clinch silver medals in athletics
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Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 8: Muhammed Anas, Hima Das, Dutee Chand clinch silver medals in athletics

Catch LIVE updates from Day 8 of the 2018 Asian Games as India look to add to their medal tally

Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu advance to singles quarter-finals; Satwiksairaj-Chirag bow out
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Asian Games 2018: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu advance to singles quarter-finals; Satwiksairaj-Chirag bow out

Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal advanced to the women's singles quarterfinals after beating their respective opponents in straight games in Jakarta on Saturday.

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu survives scare in first-round clash against World No 52 Vu Thi Trang
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Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu survives scare in first-round clash against World No 52 Vu Thi Trang

After change of ends, PV Sindhu showed better control over shots and cut down on unforced errors to create a four-point lead, making it 16-12 but soon lost three points in a row.

Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 5: 15-year-old Shardul Vihan wins silver; Iran stun India in kabaddi semis
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Highlights, Asian Games 2018 Day 5: 15-year-old Shardul Vihan wins silver; Iran stun India in kabaddi semis

Catch all the LIVE updates of events featuring India's athletes on Day 5 of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang

Asian Games 2018: BAI needs to strengthen doubles combination, says former shuttler Sanjay Sharma
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Asian Games 2018: BAI needs to strengthen doubles combination, says former shuttler Sanjay Sharma

Blaming the current process, Sharma emphasised that the national association should appoint a good doubles coach and ensure that four-five good doubles players emerge every two years.