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Hockey India names 24 players for preparatory camp ahead of men's Junior World Cup
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Hockey India names 24 players for preparatory camp ahead of men's Junior World Cup

The junior players were preparing for the showpiece in the camp which was being held in SAI, Bengaluru in a bio bubble over the past few months.

Archery Association of India to organise tournament at SAI centre in Sonepat
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Archery Association of India to organise tournament at SAI centre in Sonepat

"These events are planned with the aims to enhance domestic competition, mass participation and to give an opportunity to the archers of the Northern region," AAI secretary general Pramod Chandurkar said in a release.

SAI to draw up fresh list of TOPS core group in October for Paris 2024 Olympic cycle
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SAI to draw up fresh list of TOPS core group in October for Paris 2024 Olympic cycle

SAI said it is holding discussions with the National Sports Federations to finalise the fresh list of athletes in the TOPS core group ahead of its meeting next month.

Boxing Federation of India seeks three-month extension for foreign coaches, review after that
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Boxing Federation of India seeks three-month extension for foreign coaches, review after that

Indian boxing has two foreign recruits in men's High Performance Director Santiago Nieva of Sweden and his women's team counterpart Rafaelle Bergamasco from Italy.

Indian hockey teams unlikely to compete in Birmingham CWG, says IOA chief Batra
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Indian hockey teams unlikely to compete in Birmingham CWG, says IOA chief Batra

Batra said the Indian hockey teams' priority is to achieve their peak at the Asian Games, which starts just 35 days after the CWG

Tokyo Olympics 2020: AFI asks Games-bound trio of M Sreeshankar, KT Irfan and Bhawana Jat to pass fitness test
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: AFI asks Games-bound trio of M Sreeshankar, KT Irfan and Bhawana Jat to pass fitness test

Bhawana and Irfan, both 20km race walkers, and long jumper Sreeshankar were told by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to undergo a test to check their competition fitness. All the three are currently training at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre in Bengaluru.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala helps India's top athletes when they're at their most vulnerable
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala helps India's top athletes when they're at their most vulnerable

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's elbow in 2019. Boxer Manish Kaushik's bicep in June 2020. Wrestler Vinesh Phogat's knee after Rio 2016. Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala has operated on many of India's Tokyo 2020 medal hopefuls besides many of India's sports legends.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: SAI allows Neeraj Chopra, Vinesh Phogat to continue training in Europe ahead of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: SAI allows Neeraj Chopra, Vinesh Phogat to continue training in Europe ahead of Games

India's other Olympic-bound wrestler Bajrang Punia, who is training in Russia, too was allowed to avail the services of U-23 World Champion Mirza Skhulukhia as a sparring partner.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian men's hockey team among medal contenders, says former coach Roelant Oltmans
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian men's hockey team among medal contenders, says former coach Roelant Oltmans

In an insightful conversation with 'Hockey Te Charcha', a podcast series initiated by Hockey India ahead of the Olympics, Oltmans emphasized that mental toughness will be a deciding factor for any team to succeed in Tokyo.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IWF confirms Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu’s qualification for Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IWF confirms Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu’s qualification for Games

The 26-year-old from Manipur has qualified on the basis of her standings on IWF's Absolute Ranking list. Chanu is ranked second in the 49kg category with 4133,6172 points in her kitty.

Neeraj Chopra's training-cum-competition stint in Europe delayed as he awaits authorisation letter from France
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Neeraj Chopra's training-cum-competition stint in Europe delayed as he awaits authorisation letter from France

"Neeraj Chopra's travel plan to France has been delayed by few days as India is currently placed as a high-risk country with COVID-19 infection and thus a person travelling to France requires an internal authorisation letter issued by French Interior Ministry to travel," the Sports Authority of India (SAI) said in a statement.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Rowers Arjun Lal Jat, Arvind Singh skip exposure tour to Portugal over tough quarantine rules
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Rowers Arjun Lal Jat, Arvind Singh skip exposure tour to Portugal over tough quarantine rules

The Tokyo-bound rowers deciding against travelling as they did not want to lose crucial practice time because of the quarantine rule.

Sports Authority of India urges Indian Olympic Association to reform selection committee for taekwondo
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Sports Authority of India urges Indian Olympic Association to reform selection committee for taekwondo

The IOA had formed the committee last month to select athletes for international events since the Taekwondo Federation of India is not a recognised National Sporting Federation (NSF).

Government to provide medical and accident insurance to more than 13,000 athletes and coaches
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Government to provide medical and accident insurance to more than 13,000 athletes and coaches

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said the well-being of athletes, coaches and support staff are his ministry's priority and the decision is in line with that objective.

WFI cancels camp for Olympic-bound wrestlers, finalises training-cum-competition trip to Europe
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WFI cancels camp for Olympic-bound wrestlers, finalises training-cum-competition trip to Europe

The capital city of Poland will host the last Ranking Series event before the Tokyo Games from 8-13 June, giving a chance to all to earn some crucial ranking points that will help them get a better draw at the Olympics.

Olympic-bound race walker KT Irfan and four others return negative in second COVID-19 test
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Olympic-bound race walker KT Irfan and four others return negative in second COVID-19 test

It was reported on Thursday that Irfan was among five athletes who have tested positive for COVID-19 at the SAI's Centre of Excellence in a weekly test conducted on 7 May.

Olympic-bound race walker KT Irfan among athletes to test positive for COVID-19 at SAI centre in Bengaluru
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Olympic-bound race walker KT Irfan among athletes to test positive for COVID-19 at SAI centre in Bengaluru

The tests were conducted last Friday and those who returned positive have been kept under quarantine.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fencer Bhavani Devi training with Italian national team; to get COVID-19 vaccines in Italy
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fencer Bhavani Devi training with Italian national team; to get COVID-19 vaccines in Italy

To prepare for her historic appearance at Tokyo 2020 Olympics, fencer Bhavani Devi is training with the Italian national team. She is likely to fly to Tokyo from Italy itself after getting her COVID-19 vaccination done in the European nation.