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Hima Das, Akhil Sheoran and four other CWG medallists included in TOPS; Gagan Narang left out
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Hima Das, Akhil Sheoran and four other CWG medallists included in TOPS; Gagan Narang left out

Narang had a disappointing seventh CWG appearance, returning without a medal from the multi-sport event for the first time in his career.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Four members of athletics team including Neeraj Chopra depart for Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Four members of athletics team including Neeraj Chopra depart for Gold Coast

National record holder triple jumper Arpinder Singh and long jumpers Nayana James and Neena Varakil have also left along with Chopra.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Lalita Babar says she doesn't have time to prepare for event at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Lalita Babar says she doesn't have time to prepare for event at Gold Coast

Babar said Commonwealth Games is not her priority as she doesn't have enough time to prepare for the event after taking a short break from athletics owing to her marriage.

Asian Athletics Championship Day 3 wrap: Sudha Singh's gold, four other medals maintain India's top spot
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Asian Athletics Championship Day 3 wrap: Sudha Singh's gold, four other medals maintain India's top spot

Along with Sudha Singh's gold in steeplechase, Anu Raghavan's silver in women's 400m hurdles, while woman triple jumper NV Sheena, men's 400m hurdler Jabir MP and the women's 4x100m relay team grabbed a bronze.

Asian Athletics Championships: Sudha Singh clinches gold in 3000m steeplechase
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Asian Athletics Championships: Sudha Singh clinches gold in 3000m steeplechase

Sudha, who had also won a silver each in the 2009, 2011 and 2013 editions, was a gold medal contender in the absence of compatriot Lalita Babar, who skipped the event after her recent marriage, and Bahrain's world and Asian record holder Ruth Jebet.

Tennis legend Boris Becker to visit Kolkata on 18 December
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Tennis legend Boris Becker to visit Kolkata on 18 December

German tennis icon Boris Becker will be in town on a two-day visit during the third edition of the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K run, to be held on December 18, organisers said on Saturday.

Olympian Lalita Babar joins Maratha Morcha, says caste doesn't matter in crimes against women
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Olympian Lalita Babar joins Maratha Morcha, says caste doesn't matter in crimes against women

Olympian Lalita Babar participated in the Maratha Kranti Muk Morcha held in Pune on Sunday to protest against the Kopardi gangrape and murder.

Good coaches can produce results even with bad infrastructure: Pullela Gopichand
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Good coaches can produce results even with bad infrastructure: Pullela Gopichand

Pullela Gopichand, PV Sindhu's coach, has spoken out in favour of having a comprehensive training structure in place for coaches, saying bad coaches can produce results even when they don't have anything else

Maharashtra CM announces cash prize for Lalita Babar, other Rio 2016 athletes from state
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Maharashtra CM announces cash prize for Lalita Babar, other Rio 2016 athletes from state

Maharashtra Government on Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs 75 lakh to steeplechase specialist from the state Lalita Babar, who finished a creditable 10th at the Rio Olympics 2016, and Rs 50 lakh to bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik.

Rio Olympics 2016: Lalita Babar says transition from marathon to steeplechase was difficult
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Rio Olympics 2016: Lalita Babar says transition from marathon to steeplechase was difficult

India's steeplechase specialist at the Rio Olympics, Lalita Babar said the transition from being a marathon runner to running steeplechase wasn't easy.

Maharashtra government to approach corporate sector to provide athletes with financial assistance
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Maharashtra government to approach corporate sector to provide athletes with financial assistance

Maharashtra government has decided to approach the corporate sector to get financial assistance for the players preparing for Olympics 2020.

Rio Olympics 2016: Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat and Lalita Babar star in Khel Ratna award ceremony
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Rio Olympics 2016: Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat and Lalita Babar star in Khel Ratna award ceremony

At one corner, sitting on a wheel chair, was Vinesh Phogat, perhaps still thinking about what could have been an Olympic medal but for the knee injury.

India at Rio Olympics 2016: Comprehensive look at all athletes' results and performances
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India at Rio Olympics 2016: Comprehensive look at all athletes' results and performances

Everything that you need to know about Team India's performance in the Rio 2016 Olympics

Rio Olympics 2016: Every four years, India goes to the Games to destroy its own legacy
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Rio Olympics 2016: Every four years, India goes to the Games to destroy its own legacy

Except for a few, the Indian contingent at Olympics sticks to the story that began pre-Independence: Go, participate, lose, return, disappear into anonymity

Sakshi Malik and other women at Rio Olympics 2016 say, ‘beti bachao, medal pao’
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Sakshi Malik and other women at Rio Olympics 2016 say, ‘beti bachao, medal pao’

In a dull and depressing Olympic journey, Indian women athletes are creating their own milestones. India's honour is being restored at Rio by the grit and determination of a handful of brave women.

Rio Olympics 2016 highlights Day 11: PV Sindhu beats Wang Yihan to enter semis
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Rio Olympics 2016 highlights Day 11: PV Sindhu beats Wang Yihan to enter semis

Catch all the Live updates from Day 11 of Rio Olympics 2016 as India's PV Sindhu and Hardeep Singh will be in action

Honour Dipa Karmakar, Lalita Babar: Virender Sehwag tells PM Modi, Suresh Prabhu
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Honour Dipa Karmakar, Lalita Babar: Virender Sehwag tells PM Modi, Suresh Prabhu

Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag has requested the government to name a special train and plane after gymnast Dipa Karmakar and athlete Lalita Babar in order to honour thier efforts at the ongoing Rio Olympics.