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Women's National Boxing Championships: Bhagyabati Kachari, Ankushita Boro enter quarter-finals
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Women's National Boxing Championships: Bhagyabati Kachari, Ankushita Boro enter quarter-finals

Assam pugilist Kachari, representing RSPB, was on song and hardly broke a sweat, ending 2018 bronze medallist Jigyasa Rajput's campaign 5-0 in 81kg.

PBL 2020: Kidambi Srikanth withdraws, says he wants to focus on international events ahead of Tokyo Olympics
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PBL 2020: Kidambi Srikanth withdraws, says he wants to focus on international events ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Srikanth is currently enduring a winless streak since claiming four titles in 2017. He had reached the finals of India Open earlier this year.

BWF World Championships 2019: PV Sindhu eases past Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po in straight games to enter pre-quarterfinals
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BWF World Championships 2019: PV Sindhu eases past Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po in straight games to enter pre-quarterfinals

Sindhu, who had reached the finals of Indonesia Open last month, looked in good touch as she controlled the rallies and outsmarted Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po 21-14 21-14 in a 43-minute contest.

MC Mary Kom says internationally proven performers should be excused from national selection trials
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MC Mary Kom says internationally proven performers should be excused from national selection trials

Mary Kom compared her case to Badminton where she says that the proven performers like PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal aren't expected to give selection trials

Canada Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap enters first final of season, beats Wang Tzu Wei of Chinese Taipei
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Canada Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap enters first final of season, beats Wang Tzu Wei of Chinese Taipei

India's Parupalli Kashyap entered the finals of an event for the first time since the Austrian International Challenger last year

India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom enters final after beating Nikhat Zareen; all-Indian final in seven men's categories
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India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom enters final after beating Nikhat Zareen; all-Indian final in seven men's categories

Mary Kom overcame some stiff resistance to beat promising Nikhat Zareen in a split decision to enter the women's 51kg category final, while the men pugilists dominated the ring by making it an all-Indian gold-medal clash in seven categories.

India Open Boxing 2019: Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination as duo enter semi-final with strong performances
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India Open Boxing 2019: Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination as duo enter semi-final with strong performances

It was a spectacular homecoming for World championship bronze medallist Shiva Thapa, while Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal also lived up to his billing reaching the semifinals in 52kg category at the second India Open boxing tournament.

India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom faces possible semi-final clash with Nikhat Zareen; 10 Indian medallists confirmed
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India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom faces possible semi-final clash with Nikhat Zareen; 10 Indian medallists confirmed

Six-time world champion Mary Kom may have a possible semi-final face-off with Asian Championships bronze medallist Nikhat Zareen in 51kg in the second Indian Open boxing tournament, which got underway in Guwahati on Monday.

India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom excited to make debut at home, says event a chance to test herself before World Championships
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India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom excited to make debut at home, says event a chance to test herself before World Championships

After her stunning performance at the Asian Championships, where Mary Kom became the first Indian to win a gold in 81kg, Pooja Rani has gone back to her original weight category of 75kg.

India Open 2019 takeaways: Kidambi Srikanth shows he is yet to hit top gear; PV Sindhu stumbles in crucial final
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India Open 2019 takeaways: Kidambi Srikanth shows he is yet to hit top gear; PV Sindhu stumbles in crucial final

From Kidambi Srikanth's loss in the final to PV Sindhu's stumble in semis, here are some key takeaways from the just-concluded India Open.

India Open 2019: National coach Pullela Gopichand calls out 'inconsistent' umpiring in India's men's doubles loss in semis
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India Open 2019: National coach Pullela Gopichand calls out 'inconsistent' umpiring in India's men's doubles loss in semis

"When you have umpires who don’t call you an entire week, they call you on a particular day, it's something wrong with the standards of umpiring in terms of consistency," Gopichand said.

India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen's sublime display of attacking badminton takes Kidambi Srikanth by surprise in final
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India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen's sublime display of attacking badminton takes Kidambi Srikanth by surprise in final

At the stroke of game's 36th minute, Kidambi Srikanth sat motionless on his knees as Viktor Axelsen ran to his corner before acknowledging the cheers from a packed house.

India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen outplays Kidambi Srikanth to win 2nd title; Ratchanok Intanon claims women's singles crown
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India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen outplays Kidambi Srikanth to win 2nd title; Ratchanok Intanon claims women's singles crown

Danish giant Viktor Axelsen outplayed home favourite Kidambi Srikanth in straight games to clinch the India Open badminton title on Sunday

India Open 2019: PV Sindhu slips up twice as spirited He Bingjiao snatches final spot after remarkable comebacks
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India Open 2019: PV Sindhu slips up twice as spirited He Bingjiao snatches final spot after remarkable comebacks

He Bingjiao defeated PV Sindhu 23-21, 21-18 in 55 minutes to set up a final against Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon on Sunday

India Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth scrapes to three-game win over China's Huang Yuxiang, faces Viktor Axelsen in final
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India Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth scrapes to three-game win over China's Huang Yuxiang, faces Viktor Axelsen in final

The win means Srikanth will face Viktor Axelsen in a blockbuster final on Sunday. It will be the 26-year-old's first Superseries-level final in 15 months.

Highlights, India Open 2019 semi-finals results: Kidambi Srikanth enters final; PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap ousted
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Highlights, India Open 2019 semi-finals results: Kidambi Srikanth enters final; PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap ousted

Catch Live score and updates from the semi-finals of the 2019 India Open badminton where PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap are in action

India Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap nurses Olympic-size hope as he faces Viktor Axelsen for a place in final
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India Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap nurses Olympic-size hope as he faces Viktor Axelsen for a place in final

"I don't just want to qualify for Olympics. I want to be the medal contender. I don't want a participant's badge on my CV," Kashyap said.

India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth through to semis with contrasting results; vintage Parupalli Kashyap wins
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India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth through to semis with contrasting results; vintage Parupalli Kashyap wins

Former champions PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth stayed on course to reclaim titles while a vintage Parupalli Kashyap too regained some form.

India Open 2019: Defending champion Beiwen Zhang battles lack of funds and training to keep badminton dream alive
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India Open 2019: Defending champion Beiwen Zhang battles lack of funds and training to keep badminton dream alive

Beiwen Zhang said she does not get enough training in the US where badminton is not a big sport.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 172: MI beat RCB in IPL; Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is Manchester United's new full-time manager and more
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 172: MI beat RCB in IPL; Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is Manchester United's new full-time manager and more

In this episode of Spodcast, Firstpost's daily news podcast, we discuss Mumbai Indians' thrilling last-ball win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's appointment as full-time Manchester United manager and more.