Cwg 2014

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Meet Dipa Karmakar: From a flat-footed 6-year-old to India's star woman gymnast
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Meet Dipa Karmakar: From a flat-footed 6-year-old to India's star woman gymnast

Dipa Karmakar, who says she has been training at the vault table harder than ever, wants to make Gymnastics history.

Shuttler Kashyap ready for bigger things post clinching CWG gold
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Shuttler Kashyap ready for bigger things post clinching CWG gold

The Commonwealth Games gold medal is a big motivating factor for top Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap to prepare for the tougher World Championships and the Asian Games.

Syringes confiscated from the rooms of Indian athletes at CWG 2014: Report
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Syringes confiscated from the rooms of Indian athletes at CWG 2014: Report

According to the report, the Village housekeeping staff confiscated syringes and needles on three occasions - at first in a para athlete's room, then in a lounge and the third time in the Wrestler's room.

Ignored by UP government, star shooter Jitu Rai mulls migrating to Haryana, Punjab
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Ignored by UP government, star shooter Jitu Rai mulls migrating to Haryana, Punjab

The shooter is now looking forward to the World Championships, to be held in Granada, Spain, from September 6. The tournament assumes significance as 64 quota places for the 2016 Rio Olympics will be up for grabs.

After winning 13 CWG medals, India's wrestlers aim for better show at Asian Games
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After winning 13 CWG medals, India's wrestlers aim for better show at Asian Games

Having put up a great show at the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games, the Indian grapplers are now eyeing an even better performance at the upcoming Asian Games, to be held in Incheon, Korea.

CWG 2014: We never thought winning gold would actually happen, says Dipika Pallikal
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CWG 2014: We never thought winning gold would actually happen, says Dipika Pallikal

Squash Doubles gold winner Dipika Pallikal on Wednesday said that Joshna Chinappa and she went to the Commonwealth Games with a goal of winning medals and to achieve the target was a dream come true.

Wrestler Babita Kumari battled ligament tear to win gold at CWG 2014
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Wrestler Babita Kumari battled ligament tear to win gold at CWG 2014

Wrestler Babita Kumari today revealed that she went against the advise of the doctor, who suggested her not to compete at the Commonwealth Games as her ligament tear injury was serious, and fought her way to a first-place finish, taking home the gold medal.

India's CWG hero Kashyap eyes medals in world c'ship, Asiad
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India's CWG hero Kashyap eyes medals in world c'ship, Asiad

"I always set short term goals. Right now, it is the world championship and the Asian Games for me. I need to be fit for these two events," Kashyap told PTI in an interview.

Photos: India finish with 64 medals as CWG 2014 gets a dazzling end
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Photos: India finish with 64 medals as CWG 2014 gets a dazzling end

Commonwealth Games 2014 (CWG 2014) got a dazzling finish in a star-studded closing ceremony. Here are the pictures.

Photos: Parupalli Kashyap wins badminton men's singles in CWG 2014
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Photos: Parupalli Kashyap wins badminton men's singles in CWG 2014

India's Parupalli Kashyap won the men's singles in badminton during the Commonwealth Games 2014.

CWG 2014: Kylie Minogue, fireworks bring Glasgow games to a glittering end
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CWG 2014: Kylie Minogue, fireworks bring Glasgow games to a glittering end

A glittering closing ceremony brought the curtains down on the 20th Commonwealth Games with Kylie Minogue being one of star performers.

CWG 2014: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa bag India’s maiden squash gold
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CWG 2014: Dipika Pallikal, Joshna Chinappa bag India’s maiden squash gold

Dipika Pallikal and Joshna Chinappa created history by winning the first-ever gold medal in squash.

CWG 2014: Shuttlers Sindhu, Kashyap cruise into semis
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CWG 2014: Shuttlers Sindhu, Kashyap cruise into semis

Leading Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and P.V. Sindhu entered the semifinals of the Commonwealth Games in their respective categories at the Emirates Arena.

CWG 2014: Pinki Jangra's bronze brings India its first boxing medal
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CWG 2014: Pinki Jangra's bronze brings India its first boxing medal

Pinki Jangra brought home India's first boxing medal from the 2014 Commonwealth Games though she lost her women's 48-51 kg semi-final bout and had to settle for the bronze at the SECC Hall.

CWG 2014: Athlete from Sierra Leone tests negative for Ebola
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CWG 2014: Athlete from Sierra Leone tests negative for Ebola

Commonwealth Games officials say an athlete competing at the games has been tested for the Ebola virus but the tests were negative.

CWG 2014 Badminton: PV Sindhu, Kashyap reach quarters
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CWG 2014 Badminton: PV Sindhu, Kashyap reach quarters

Indian shuttlers had a good day in office as P V Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap, R M V Gurusaidutt and P C Thulasi all qualified for the quarterfinals in their respective events.

CWG 2014: Gowda gets India 1st athletics gold, Dipa bags bronze in gymnastics
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CWG 2014: Gowda gets India 1st athletics gold, Dipa bags bronze in gymnastics

Vikas Gowda gave India its first athletics gold of the 20th Commonwealth Games by winning the men's discus throw event.

Dipa Karmakar clinches historic rhythmic gymnastics medal at CWG 2014
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Dipa Karmakar clinches historic rhythmic gymnastics medal at CWG 2014

Agartala-born Dipa Karmakar got the bronze with an average score of 14.366. The 20-year-old had scored a mere 13.633 points in Vault 1, the lowest out of eight competitors in the final.