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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Twitterati applaud Dabang Delhi's maiden title
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Twitterati applaud Dabang Delhi's maiden title

With Mohammadreza Shadloui and Sunil committing way too many errors, Patna Pirates witnessed an uncharacteristically poor night in terms of the defence.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Vijay Malik’s ice-cool performance in final typifies Dabang Delhi’s title run
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Vijay Malik’s ice-cool performance in final typifies Dabang Delhi’s title run

Dabang Delhi's Vijay Malik had played second fiddle to Naveen Kumar all season long. But in the final, he outscored Naveen 14 to 13.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar helps Dabang Delhi beat Tamil Thalaivas 32-31
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar helps Dabang Delhi beat Tamil Thalaivas 32-31

The star raider scored 13 points for Delhi as they overcame a stiff challenge mounted by the Tamil team in the dying minutes. The win will help Delhi increase their chances of a Top-2 finish in the league stages.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar, Maninder Singh shine; Bengal Warriors split points with Dabang Delhi
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar, Maninder Singh shine; Bengal Warriors split points with Dabang Delhi

Defending champions Bengal Warriors held Dabang Delhi to an entertaining 39-39 tie in a Pro Kabaddi League match in Bengaluru on Thursday.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Eight-point raid and mid-table shuffle highlight week 5
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Eight-point raid and mid-table shuffle highlight week 5

From Telugu Titans finally breaking jinx to Mohammad Nabibakhsh's eight-point raid, here's what happened in Pro Kabaddi League in week 5.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Dabang Delhi derailed, Jaipur Pink Panthers leap up the leaderboard
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Dabang Delhi derailed, Jaipur Pink Panthers leap up the leaderboard

Jaipur Pink Panthers and UP Yoddha were the biggest gainers in the past week of Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar’s Dabang Delhi continue to roll as Pardeep Narwal struggles with form
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar’s Dabang Delhi continue to roll as Pardeep Narwal struggles with form

Naveen Kumar’s Dabang Delhi continue to lead the PKL 2021-22 table, while winless Telugu Titans are at the bottom.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar guides Dabang Delhi to 37-33 win over UP Yoddha, U Mumba beat Telugu Titans 48-38
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Naveen Kumar guides Dabang Delhi to 37-33 win over UP Yoddha, U Mumba beat Telugu Titans 48-38

The UP Yoddha defenders gave Naveen Kumar a tough time with aggressive tackles, but the young raider still found a way past them to ensure the Delhi side emerged victorious.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Unstoppable Naveen Kumar keeps Delhi’s unbeaten streak going, Bengaluru bounce back
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021-22: Unstoppable Naveen Kumar keeps Delhi’s unbeaten streak going, Bengaluru bounce back

While Pro Kabaddi has built a legion of fans on the back of the alive-till-the-final-raid close encounters, week two of Season 8 was dominated by lopsided results.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Naveen Kumar shines in Dabang Delhi's win over Bengal Warriors
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Naveen Kumar shines in Dabang Delhi's win over Bengal Warriors

Naveen Kumar shone in Dabang Delhi's 52-35 win over defending champions Bengal Warriors in a Pro Kabaddi League match in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Naveen Kumar headlines opening week of PKL 8
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Naveen Kumar headlines opening week of PKL 8

With almost two years of inaction, most Pro Kabaddi teams are still settling in. But in a much-altered world, players have been able to hold on to the excitement of the past seven editions

Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Dabang Delhi, Bengal Warriors seek to maintain perfect run
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Pro Kabaddi League 2021: Dabang Delhi, Bengal Warriors seek to maintain perfect run

The first double-header Sunday of Pro Kabaddi League will see Dabang Delhi KC take on Gujarat Giants followed by defending champions Bengal Warriors’ face-off against Bengaluru Bulls.

Amit Dhankar in focus as Indian wrestlers make last attempt to qualify for Tokyo Olympics
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Amit Dhankar in focus as Indian wrestlers make last attempt to qualify for Tokyo Olympics

Amit Dhankar's last big performance was a silver-medal show in 74kg at the 2019 Asian Championship held in Xian, China.

AFC Champions League: Edu Bedia's absence sticks out, Naveen Kumar fails to make it count as FC Goa lose to Persepolis FC
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AFC Champions League: Edu Bedia's absence sticks out, Naveen Kumar fails to make it count as FC Goa lose to Persepolis FC

FC Goa have largely been impressive in their debut AFC Champions League campaign, one can’t completely ignore that they failed to adhere to the basics against Persepolis FC in the opening 45 minutes.

Strandja Memorial: Deepak Kumar into quarters with dominant win over Olzhas Bainiyazov; Shashi Chopra, Sakshi lose
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Strandja Memorial: Deepak Kumar into quarters with dominant win over Olzhas Bainiyazov; Shashi Chopra, Sakshi lose

Deepak, also a 2019 India Open gold-medallist, defeated Kazakhstan's Olzhas Bainiyazov 5-0 in his opening bout to make the last-eight stage.

Anshu Malik wins silver medal at Wrestling World Cup; Narsingh Yadav, Ravi Dahiya make early exits
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Anshu Malik wins silver medal at Wrestling World Cup; Narsingh Yadav, Ravi Dahiya make early exits

Anshu, who is coming up from the junior ranks, clinched her third medal at the senior level from as many tournaments. She lost the gold medal bout 1-5 to Moldova's Anastasia Nichita on Wednesday night.

Supreme Court restrains Himachal Pradesh Police from arresting Vinod Dua in sedition case, refuses to stay probe
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Supreme Court restrains Himachal Pradesh Police from arresting Vinod Dua in sedition case, refuses to stay probe

The top court said that Vinod Dua will have to join the investigation and there shall be no stay on the ongoing probe undertaken by the Himachal Pradesh Police.

Delhi Police files FIR against journalist Vinod Dua on BJP leader's complaint; scribe accused of 'misreporting' on February riots
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Delhi Police files FIR against journalist Vinod Dua on BJP leader's complaint; scribe accused of 'misreporting' on February riots

Delhi police on Friday said they have registered an FIR against senior journalist Vinod Dua for allegedly "making statements conducing to public mischief" on the complaint of BJP spokesperson Naveen Kumar

Senior National Kabaddi Championship: Railways continue domination in tournament by defending men's and women's titles
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Senior National Kabaddi Championship: Railways continue domination in tournament by defending men's and women's titles

Indian Railways clinched both the men's and women's senior national kabaddi championship titles on Friday in Jaipur, beating Services and Himachal Pradesh respectively. In doing so, both the Railways units defended the title successfully.

Senior National Kabaddi Championship: Vikash Kandola leads Railways to another semi-final; Naveen Kumar powers Services into last-four
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Senior National Kabaddi Championship: Vikash Kandola leads Railways to another semi-final; Naveen Kumar powers Services into last-four

Pawan Sehrawat and his Railways unit cruised to the semi-finals of the 67th senior-national kabaddi men's championship.