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Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through
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Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through

Dan Evans' surprise 6-2, 7-5 loss to world number 143 Tomas Machac left Britain needing to fight back to secure a second straight win and take top spot in Group C.

Premier League clubs struggling with hesitancy over coronavirus vaccine among players
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Premier League clubs struggling with hesitancy over coronavirus vaccine among players

Although no official figures have been offered by the Premier League, reports suggest only seven of England's 20 top-flight clubs have more than 50 percent of their squad fully vaccinated.

South Africa beat Great Britain 24-12 to win COVID-curtailed Sevens crown
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South Africa beat Great Britain 24-12 to win COVID-curtailed Sevens crown

Two tries each from Muller du Plessis and Siviwe Soyizwapi secured a comfortable victory for the South Africans, who had also won last week's Vancouver Sevens.

US Open 2021: 'Tennis is mad', Twitter in awe of Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez
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US Open 2021: 'Tennis is mad', Twitter in awe of Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez

Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez are both teenagers. They’re both unseeded at the US Open. They’re both getting loud backing from the crowds. And now, remarkably, they’re both Grand Slam finalists.

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Pramod Bhagat bags historic badminton gold; Manoj Sarkar claims bronze
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Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Pramod Bhagat bags historic badminton gold; Manoj Sarkar claims bronze

With badminton making its debut at the Paralympics this year, Bhagat, the current World No 1, thus became the first Indian to win a gold medal in the sport.

Indian men's and women's hockey teams jump one spot each to gain highest-ever world rankings
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Indian men's and women's hockey teams jump one spot each to gain highest-ever world rankings

The Indian men's team, which ended a 41-year-old medal drought by clinching a historic bronze in the Olympics, was placed behind gold-medallist Belgium and silver-medallist Australia.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'What an amazing opponent', Great Britain laud India for valiant effort in bronze playoff
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'What an amazing opponent', Great Britain laud India for valiant effort in bronze playoff

Great Britain hockey team took to Twitter to congratulate their Indian counterparts for their valiant effort in the bronze medal playoff match.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Finishing fourth is no small feat but losing medal hurts, says skipper Rani Rampal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Finishing fourth is no small feat but losing medal hurts, says skipper Rani Rampal

Dragflicker Gurjit Kaur, whose two goals were not enough to hand India a win on Friday, said luck was probably not on their side and it will be a tough loss to digest.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team hope to sign off with maiden medal in bronze match against Great Britain
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team hope to sign off with maiden medal in bronze match against Great Britain

Having already recorded their best-ever Olympic performance, the Indian women would look to double the nation's joy on Friday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Captain Manpreet Singh reveals India teammates ‘almost killed themselves’ in victory over Great Britain
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Captain Manpreet Singh reveals India teammates ‘almost killed themselves’ in victory over Great Britain

The skipper said self-belief was key to success as India made the last four round of the Olympics for the first time after the 1972 Munich Games.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Greatest moment since 1980', Twitter hails India men's hockey team on reaching semis
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Greatest moment since 1980', Twitter hails India men's hockey team on reaching semis

India defeated Great Britain in the men's hockey quarter-finals of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, keeping their hopes of a first medal in four decades alive.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat Great Britain 3-1, enter semis of men's hockey after 49 years
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat Great Britain 3-1, enter semis of men's hockey after 49 years

India scored three field goals through Dilpreet Singh (7th minute), Gurjant Singh (16th) and Hardik Singh (57th) to seal the win for the eight-time Olympic champions.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 1 August, Day 9 schedule of Indian athletes
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 1 August, Day 9 schedule of Indian athletes

Here's the complete schedule of Tokyo Olympics 2020 involving Indian athletes on 1 August.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Argentina bounce back to beat South Africa, join Fiji, Britain and New Zealand in rugby sevens semis
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Argentina bounce back to beat South Africa, join Fiji, Britain and New Zealand in rugby sevens semis

The Fijians will next play Argentina, which rebounded to beat South Africa 19-14, and Britain will have to contend with top-ranked New Zealand.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Emotional Tom Daley pays tribute to late father after winning gold in synchronised 10m platform diving
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Emotional Tom Daley pays tribute to late father after winning gold in synchronised 10m platform diving

Daley, 27, who revealed that he might have missed the Games after knee surgery, wiped away tears on the podium as he finally added gold to the bronzes he won at the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Games.

British designer Matty Bovan on winning International Woolmark Prize 2021: Want to bring local materials, practices to new audiences
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British designer Matty Bovan on winning International Woolmark Prize 2021: Want to bring local materials, practices to new audiences

Bovan won the 2021 International Woolmark Prize and the Karl Lagerfeld Award for Innovation, becoming only the second designer to win both awards in the same year.

Indian men's hockey team defender Gurinder Singh credits good coordination for recent success
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Indian men's hockey team defender Gurinder Singh credits good coordination for recent success

India remained unbeaten during their tour of Europe in March where they played the likes of Germany and Belgium and then registered only one loss in Argentina in April.

COVID variant B.1.617, first detected in India, is forcing UK to rethink its approach
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COVID variant B.1.617, first detected in India, is forcing UK to rethink its approach

While Britain would not delay plans to ease restrictions on Monday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that the spread of the variant could force the government to change course

Goalkeeper Krishan Pathak wants Indian hockey team to maintain momentum after successful tour of Argentina
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Goalkeeper Krishan Pathak wants Indian hockey team to maintain momentum after successful tour of Argentina

In the Argentina tour that conclude on Wednesday, India defeated the hosts in a two-leg FIH Pro League away tie.