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Past Masters of Indian Badminton: Suresh Goel, India’s most creative strokemaker of all time
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Past Masters of Indian Badminton: Suresh Goel, India’s most creative strokemaker of all time

In our series Past Masters of Indian Badminton, we take a look a the great Suresh Goel who mesmerised the fans in 1960s with his delectable stokes and finesse

Past Masters of Indian Badminton: Ami Ghia, the wonder woman who punched above her weight
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Past Masters of Indian Badminton: Ami Ghia, the wonder woman who punched above her weight

Ami Ghia's trademark traits were her fabulous courtcraft, shuttle control, and line judgment, all of which offset her relative lack of speed on the court

Sports ministry to introduce digital classes for elite Indian athletes to improve off-field skills
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Sports ministry to introduce digital classes for elite Indian athletes to improve off-field skills

The sports ministry will soon introduce digital classes for the elite Indian athletes under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme to help sharpen their off-field skills.

Boxing Olympic Qualifiers: Amit Panghal, MC Mary Kom lead India's charge as rush for Tokyo berths resumes amid Coronavirus scare
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Boxing Olympic Qualifiers: Amit Panghal, MC Mary Kom lead India's charge as rush for Tokyo berths resumes amid Coronavirus scare

Besides Panghal, attention will also be on Vikas Krishan, who is returning to the 69 kg division after a brief, undefeated stint in the professional circuit and will be gunning for his third straight Olympics

India Open Badminton: Chen Yufei, Viktor Axelsen headline star-studded international line-up
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India Open Badminton: Chen Yufei, Viktor Axelsen headline star-studded international line-up

Besides Yufei, world number eight He Bingjiao and former All England champion Shi Yu Qi are the other stars of the Chinese squad who are expected to compete at the India Open

Asian Wrestling Championships 2020 Review: Stars fizzle, upstarts sizzle as India end campaign with record haul
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020 Review: Stars fizzle, upstarts sizzle as India end campaign with record haul

The latest edition of Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi, that ended on Sunday, saw India rack up a record haul of 20 medals across all three formats. Here are some key takeaways from the event.

Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Vinesh Phogat fails to break Mayu Mukaida jinx, but Indian women end campaign with best-ever haul
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Vinesh Phogat fails to break Mayu Mukaida jinx, but Indian women end campaign with best-ever haul

The win was Mukaida's third over Vinesh in as many matches, following the Japanese's 10-0 rout at last year's Asian Championships in Xian, China, and 7-0 takedown at the World Championships

Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Triple bronze blitz ensures India's best-ever performance in Greco-Roman category
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Triple bronze blitz ensures India's best-ever performance in Greco-Roman category

Arjun Halakurki (55 kg), Ashu (67 kg), Aditya Kundu (72 kg), Sunil Kumar (87 kg), and Hardeep (97 kg) won medals for India in the Greco-Roman category across two days.

Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Schedule, teams, venue, categories and everything you need to know about the event
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Asian Wrestling Championships 2020: Schedule, teams, venue, categories and everything you need to know about the event

After a successful 2019 that witnessed Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya, Vinesh Phogat, and Deepak Punia shine at the World Championships, the attention now shifts to the Asian Wrestling Championships that begin in New Delhi on Tuesday (18 February).

FIH Pro League 2020: India's defensive lapses overpower their attacking intent as hosts go down to world champions Belgium
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FIH Pro League 2020: India's defensive lapses overpower their attacking intent as hosts go down to world champions Belgium

India had 12 shots on goal to Belgium’s 9; they had 28 circle penetrations to Belgium’s 19 and 3 PCs to their opponents' 1. In the end, Belgium’s better use of opportunities and some clear thinking gave them the edge.

Improved fitness in last three years behind team's success, says women's hockey skipper Rani Rampal
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Improved fitness in last three years behind team's success, says women's hockey skipper Rani Rampal

Rani feels South African Wayne Patrick Lombard, who was appointed as the scientific advisor of the women's team in 2017, has made a significant contribution in improving the fitness level of the players

Olympics podium on his mind, wrestler Ravi Dahiya aims to excel at Asian Wrestling Championships
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Olympics podium on his mind, wrestler Ravi Dahiya aims to excel at Asian Wrestling Championships

World Championship bronze medallist Ravi Kumar Dahiya says his main priority will be to stay injury-free and put up a good show at the Asian Wrestling Championships

Mirabai Chanu betters her own national record, lifts 203kg to win gold at Nationals
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Mirabai Chanu betters her own national record, lifts 203kg to win gold at Nationals

Mirabai's previous best of 201kg had come at the World Championship in Thailand in September last year, where she had finished fourth

Indian women's hockey team lose 0-1 to New Zealand in third match
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Indian women's hockey team lose 0-1 to New Zealand in third match

India had earlier registered a 4-0 win in their first match against the New Zealand Development squad but lost 1-2 in the following match.

Australian Open 2020: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran rues 'horrible match' in error-prone first-round exit
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Australian Open 2020: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran rues 'horrible match' in error-prone first-round exit

Right from the offset, Prajnesh's game was riddled with unforced errors as he failed to get into any sort of rhythm.

FIH Pro League 2020: India's rearguard marks a pleasant departure from norm as clock ticks for Tokyo Olympics
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FIH Pro League 2020: India's rearguard marks a pleasant departure from norm as clock ticks for Tokyo Olympics

In the shoot-out, India scored through Vivek Prasad, Gurjant Singh and Akashdeep while the Dutch could only slot in one, off Mirco Pruijser.

SMBC Singapore Open: India's Rashid Khan finishes tied eighth, misses berth to The Open
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SMBC Singapore Open: India's Rashid Khan finishes tied eighth, misses berth to The Open

Rashid dropped two shots in the first five holes but managed three birdies later on to finish one-under 71 for a total of nine-under 275.

FIH Pro League 2020: India's speed, accuracy too hot to handle for Dutch as hosts canter to memorable win
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FIH Pro League 2020: India's speed, accuracy too hot to handle for Dutch as hosts canter to memorable win

India stunned Holland with their speed, accuracy and overall game awareness to mark a dream Pro League debut.

The Hockey Insider: Nervous anxiety across hockey world as FIH Pro League’s critical season gets going
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The Hockey Insider: Nervous anxiety across hockey world as FIH Pro League’s critical season gets going

The finance guys across several leading hockey-playing nations are pensively doing the sums, seeking ways to cut costs and reduce the outgo of hard-earned money as the FIH Pro League gets into the swing for its critical make-or-break season.

Malaysia Masters 2020: India's badminton stars kick off new year with fresh hopes as countdown to Olympic qualifications begin
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Malaysia Masters 2020: India's badminton stars kick off new year with fresh hopes as countdown to Olympic qualifications begin

The Malaysia Masters is the first of three back-to-back tournaments in January - Indonesia Masters Super 500 and the Thailand Open Super 300 being the other two.