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Wrestling contemplating World Championships after Tokyo Olympics in 2021, reveals global body's vice president
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Wrestling contemplating World Championships after Tokyo Olympics in 2021, reveals global body's vice president

UWW plans to keep the world championship in its 2021 calendar as it would be the first time the event was staged in an Olympic year, its vice-president said on Monday.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Shooter Anjum Moudgil finds solace in painting during COVID-19 lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Shooter Anjum Moudgil finds solace in painting during COVID-19 lockdown

Moudgil was the first Indian shooter to win an Olympic quota by virtue of her silver medal at the Changwon World Championships in September 2018. Since then, her steady scores have kept her in the fray for her Tokyo tryst.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's why Saina Nehwal's quest to make fourth Olympic appearance has suddenly become all the more difficult
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's why Saina Nehwal's quest to make fourth Olympic appearance has suddenly become all the more difficult

The suspension of the BWF World Tour, and uncertainty over a fresh date for the India Open, has made Saina’s task of displaying her longevity and sustained excellence by playing in her third Olympics all that more difficult

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Amit Panghal, MC Mary Kom through to quarter-finals of qualifying event; Gaurav Solanki eliminated
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Amit Panghal, MC Mary Kom through to quarter-finals of qualifying event; Gaurav Solanki eliminated

Amit Panghal, who became India's first silver-medallist at the world championships last year, prevailed in a split 3-2 decision after a fast-paced slugfest in which fortunes swung quite wildly

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fit-again Neeraj Chopra relieved after booking ticket to Japan, says focus is to keep improving
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fit-again Neeraj Chopra relieved after booking ticket to Japan, says focus is to keep improving

Chopra qualified for the Tokyo Olympics with a throw of 87.86m at the ACNE League meeting at Potchefstroom on Tuesday, after missing the entire 2019 season following a surgery on his elbow.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fitness, picking right tournaments crucial this year, says PV Sindhu
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fitness, picking right tournaments crucial this year, says PV Sindhu

World champion PV Sindhu on Tuesday spoke about fitness and said proper planning and picking the right tournaments will be crucial to succeeding at the Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: National record holding swimmer Srihari Nataraj looking to book berth for Summer Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: National record holding swimmer Srihari Nataraj looking to book berth for Summer Games

Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke, said his immediate aim is to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics.

WADA bars Russia for four years. But what does the ban mean? More importantly, what does it not?
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WADA bars Russia for four years. But what does the ban mean? More importantly, what does it not?

The decision to bar Russia from international sports for four years raises more questions than it answers. We try to decode what the ban means, and what it doesn't.

NADA sanctions have no bearing on Tokyo Olympics 2020 quota places, says Indian weightlifting federation secretary Sahdev Yadav
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NADA sanctions have no bearing on Tokyo Olympics 2020 quota places, says Indian weightlifting federation secretary Sahdev Yadav

Weightlifter Ravi Kumar, who also won silver at the 2014 CWG in Glasgow, along with Junior CWG medallist Purnima Pandey, lesser known Hirendra Sarang, Deepika Shripal and Gaurav Tomar also tested positive for banned substances.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India to have first-ever Olympic Hospitality House during Summer Olympics
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India to have first-ever Olympic Hospitality House during Summer Olympics

Many of the Olympic participating countries have their own hospitality houses during the Games but this will be the first time India will be having one to showcase its culture and heritage.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Teams clean up dressing rooms, bow to fans and sport traditional outfits to endear themselves to Japan
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Teams clean up dressing rooms, bow to fans and sport traditional outfits to endear themselves to Japan

From bowing deeply to the crowd after a game, to emerging from the team bus in full Japanese outfits, players have been getting into the swing of a Rugby World Cup with a distinctly "made in Japan" flavour.

After World Boxing Championships silver, Amit Panghal looks to add power to his punches ahead of Tokyo Olympics qualifiers
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After World Boxing Championships silver, Amit Panghal looks to add power to his punches ahead of Tokyo Olympics qualifiers

After last year's gold at the Asian Games, Amit Panghal won a gold at this year's Asian Championships before making it to the final of the World Championships in Russia. The result also means that he has made the cut for next year's Olympic qualifiers in China.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Vinesh Phogat targets Tokyo glory to overcome Rio de Janeiro heartache
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Vinesh Phogat targets Tokyo glory to overcome Rio de Janeiro heartache

Still rankled by the Rio nightmare, Vinesh Phogat has secured herself another shot at Olympic glory at next year’s Tokyo Games after winning a bronze medal at the recent world championships at Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Abhinav Bindra lambasts Dronacharya Award selection panel for overlooking seasoned shooting coach Jaspal Rana
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Abhinav Bindra lambasts Dronacharya Award selection panel for overlooking seasoned shooting coach Jaspal Rana

Abhinav Bindra said that the selection panel wasn't mindful of Jaspal Rana's contribution to Indian shooting as he has groomed many medal winners for India

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sakshi Malik credits bronze medal in Rio for 'sea-change' in people's attitude towards wrestling
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sakshi Malik credits bronze medal in Rio for 'sea-change' in people's attitude towards wrestling

Sakshi Malik appeared optimistic with her preparations for the World Championships in September and said that she'll look to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics 2020.

From absolute dominance to good scrap: Vinesh Phogat reveals change in strategy after clinching World Championships berth
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From absolute dominance to good scrap: Vinesh Phogat reveals change in strategy after clinching World Championships berth

Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia are considered India's best bets for medals at the Tokyo Olympic Games but she said the Indian team shaping up for Olympics will be full of strong contenders.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sports analytical company Gracenote predicts India to win 14 medals – 1 gold, 5 silver and 8 bronze
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sports analytical company Gracenote predicts India to win 14 medals – 1 gold, 5 silver and 8 bronze

Gracenote Sports had predicted India would win five medals in 2016 and has now predicted 14 at Tokyo Olympics.