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Winter Olympics 2018: Jagdish Singh finishes 103rd in cross-country skiing as Indian campaign at Pyeongchang ends
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Winter Olympics 2018: Jagdish Singh finishes 103rd in cross-country skiing as Indian campaign at Pyeongchang ends

Jagdish, who was making his Olympic debut, clocked 43.03 minutes while crossing the finish line at the Alpensia Cross-Country Skiing Centre to end his race at 103rd out of 119 competitors.

Winter Olympics 2018: Cross country skier Jagdish Singh's journey from penury to Pyeongchang limelight
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Winter Olympics 2018: Cross country skier Jagdish Singh's journey from penury to Pyeongchang limelight

On 16 February, 26-year-old Jagdish Singh will represent India in cross-country skiing, becoming just the fourth ever Indian in history to do so.

Winter Olympics 2018: Nadeem Iqbal named as Jagdish Singh's coach for his Pyeongchang Games debut
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Winter Olympics 2018: Nadeem Iqbal named as Jagdish Singh's coach for his Pyeongchang Games debut

Iqbal's name as Jagdish's coach has been cleared by the Indian Olympics Association after being recommended by the High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS) at Gulmarg

Winter Olympics 2018: Cross-country skier Jagdish Singh misses flight due to uncertainty over coach
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Winter Olympics 2018: Cross-country skier Jagdish Singh misses flight due to uncertainty over coach

Jagdish trains at the High Altitude Warfare School (HAWS) at Gulmarg and is scheduled to compete in the 15-km Nordic skiing freestyle event.

India's resolute troops: Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad symbolises every soldier in Siachen
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India's resolute troops: Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad symbolises every soldier in Siachen

What prevails is the fact that officers and men of Indian Army resolutely throw themselves willingly into harm’s way, when the occasion demands it.