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Weightlifter Pardeep Singh provisionally suspended for human Growth Hormone doping
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Weightlifter Pardeep Singh provisionally suspended for human Growth Hormone doping

Pardeep Singh won the silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and is the current national champion.

London police refers itself to independent watchdog after stop-and-search of two black athletes
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London police refers itself to independent watchdog after stop-and-search of two black athletes

British sprinter Bianca Williams, 26, and her partner, Portuguese 400m record holder Ricardo dos Santos, 25, were stopped on Saturday afternoon while driving from training back to their home in Maida Vale in west London.

In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India
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In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India

Ten years ago, Delhi-6 had an imaginary 'kaala bandar' as a symbol of communal bias. But in Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo!, monkeys pose a very real and urgent threat to society.

Sanjita Chanu still not cleared of doping charges by IWF, will demand compensation for causing mental harassment
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Sanjita Chanu still not cleared of doping charges by IWF, will demand compensation for causing mental harassment

Chanu's case, which has been marred by several anomalies and administrative goof-ups, has been dragging on since she tested positive for anabolic steroid testosterone in November 2017.

Commonwealth Games gold-medallist boxer Akhil Kumar re-inducted into NADA panel
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Commonwealth Games gold-medallist boxer Akhil Kumar re-inducted into NADA panel

Akhil, who is also serving in Haryana Police as ACP Gurugram, was formerly in the panel from 2017 to 2019

Indian weightlifters, stuck at National Institute of Sports, request sports ministry to allow resumption of training
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Indian weightlifters, stuck at National Institute of Sports, request sports ministry to allow resumption of training

All training has been suspended across Sports Authority of India (SAI) centres since mid-March to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, which has infected over 65,000 people and caused more than 2,000 deaths in India. The lockdown is due to end on 17 May.

Defender Gurinder Singh feels Indian hockey team has become more aggressive under coach Graham Reid
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Defender Gurinder Singh feels Indian hockey team has become more aggressive under coach Graham Reid

Defender Gurinder Singh feels India has been playing an aggressive brand of hockey under chief coach Graham Reid, and it has helped the team in creating more goal scoring opportunities.

Mudit Dani interview: After breaking into top 200 of world rankings, young paddler aims to stay hungry
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Mudit Dani interview: After breaking into top 200 of world rankings, young paddler aims to stay hungry

Mudit Dani speaks on his journey from the day he was spotted by a former national player while he was playing in his grandmother's building compound to breaking into top 200 in world rankings.

Birmingham CWG 2022: CGF seeking to avoid fixture clashes after Tokyo Olympics 2020 postponement
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Birmingham CWG 2022: CGF seeking to avoid fixture clashes after Tokyo Olympics 2020 postponement

Commonwealth Games organisers are firm on the dates for Birmingham 2022 and want sports affected by the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics to work with them and avoid ‘cannibalising opportunities’ for all.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Games' postponement not a surprise, but a welcome decision for athletes, says Neeraj Chopra
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Games' postponement not a surprise, but a welcome decision for athletes, says Neeraj Chopra

Chopra qualified for the Olympics at the Athletics Central North East Meeting League meeting in Potchefstroom, South Africa earlier this month, making an impressive return to the circuit after recovering from an elbow injury.

PBL 2020: Chirag Shetty beats Satwiksairaj Rankireddy to help Pune 7 Aces stop Chennai Superstarz's winning run
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PBL 2020: Chirag Shetty beats Satwiksairaj Rankireddy to help Pune 7 Aces stop Chennai Superstarz's winning run

This was the third consecutive win for the high-flying Aces who won four matches in the tie to start the final leg of the league with a bang.

PBL 2020: After beating PV Sindhu, Canada's Michelle Li says playing in league welcome break from travelling alone on World Tour
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PBL 2020: After beating PV Sindhu, Canada's Michelle Li says playing in league welcome break from travelling alone on World Tour

Post the match, Canada's Michelle Li said that she didn’t opt for a change in tactics from the ones employed in her previous matches, on the World Tour, against PV Sindhu

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fifth seed Indian men's table tennis squad well-placed to earn qualification for team event at Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fifth seed Indian men's table tennis squad well-placed to earn qualification for team event at Games

Despite the lack of a head coach since the 2019 Asian Games, Indian players have been producing impressive on the professional circuit

Senior Asian Wrestling Championship: Sakshi Malik, Rahul Aware picked in India's non-Olympic weight categories contingent
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Senior Asian Wrestling Championship: Sakshi Malik, Rahul Aware picked in India's non-Olympic weight categories contingent

According to a statement from the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), the selection trials of the non-Olympic categories were held on Sunday and Monday at the Sai Training Centres (STC) of Lucknow and Sonepat.

Don't know why Prakash Padukone encouraged Saina Nehwal to leave my academy, reveals Pullella Gopichand in new book
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Don't know why Prakash Padukone encouraged Saina Nehwal to leave my academy, reveals Pullella Gopichand in new book

Pullella Gopichand is not known for showing his emotions but the inspirational coach has shared the hurt he felt when his protege Saina Nehwal left his academy to join Prakash Padukone's facility, something that rankled him a lot.

Commonwealth Games 2022: IOA's offer to host archery and shooting could be 'game-changer,' says NRAI president Raninder Singh
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Commonwealth Games 2022: IOA's offer to host archery and shooting could be 'game-changer,' says NRAI president Raninder Singh

Indian shooting federation has offered to host a Commonwealth shooting championship in 2022 and the IOA also wants to organise a similar competition for archery, which will not feature in Birmingham either.

India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal
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India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal

Chances of India hosting a Commonwealth Shooting Championship in 2022, an idea mooted to compensate for the sport's exclusion from the Birmingham Games, brightened after the Commonwealth Games Federation asked IOA to submit a "formal" proposal for its consideration.

Shooter Ravi Kumar claims he inadvertently consumed propranolol which led to positive dope test, hopes for light punishment
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Shooter Ravi Kumar claims he inadvertently consumed propranolol which led to positive dope test, hopes for light punishment

Shooter Ravi Kumar claims he inadvertently consumed propranolol which led to positive dope test, hopes for light punishment

IOA to wait for CGF-ISSF meeting before proposing withdrawal from 2022 CWG over shooting being dropped
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IOA to wait for CGF-ISSF meeting before proposing withdrawal from 2022 CWG over shooting being dropped

Batra also said the boycott proposal may not be put up before the IOA Annual General Meeting next month as a response from the CGF is likely to take time.

National Shooting Championship: Shreyasi Singh wins her first title in Women's Trap, Rajeshwari Singh settles for silver
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National Shooting Championship: Shreyasi Singh wins her first title in Women's Trap, Rajeshwari Singh settles for silver

Varda Sharma of Delhi won the Junior Women's Trap competition, getting the better of Manisha Keer of MP after a shoot-off took place to separate the gold and silver medal winners