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Court of Arbitration for Sport faces fire for choosing judges 'lacking anti-doping expertise' at Tokyo Olympics
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Court of Arbitration for Sport faces fire for choosing judges 'lacking anti-doping expertise' at Tokyo Olympics

Days before CAS opens its special Olympic courts at the Winter Games in Beijing, it was singled out in a wide-ranging report published by the World Anti-Doping Agency that broadly praised operations at last year's Tokyo Olympics

Asia Cup hockey 2022: Defending champions India look to continue momentum after Olympic high
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Asia Cup hockey 2022: Defending champions India look to continue momentum after Olympic high

Goalkeeper Savita will lead the side in the absence of Rani Rampal, who has been rested to recover from a hamstring injury.

Another Neeraj Chopra in the making? Video of javelin thrower goes viral
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Another Neeraj Chopra in the making? Video of javelin thrower goes viral

Musselmann tweeted that 15-year-old Rohan Yadav is one of the biggest javelin talents in the country and has a lot of potential.

From Rio 2016 to Tokyo 2020, Indian women's hockey team has come a long way, says Rani Rampal
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From Rio 2016 to Tokyo 2020, Indian women's hockey team has come a long way, says Rani Rampal

The Indian women's team narrowly missed out on a historic bronze in Tokyo in 2021 but recorded its best-ever performance at the Olympics.

Breaching 90m mark will put me in list of world's best throwers, says Neeraj Chopra
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Breaching 90m mark will put me in list of world's best throwers, says Neeraj Chopra

Neeraj, who clinched the historic gold with a throw of 87.58m in his second attempt at the Tokyo Olympics, has been eyeing the coveted 90m for quite some time now. His personal best is 88.07m.

Year in review 2021: Mirabai Chanu lifts Indian spirits with Tokyo silver but weightlifting faces uncertain Olympic future
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Year in review 2021: Mirabai Chanu lifts Indian spirits with Tokyo silver but weightlifting faces uncertain Olympic future

Chanu's tale of redemption at Tokyo was the defining moment for Indian weightlifting but the sport itself faced an uncertain future globally with long-standing governance and doping-related problems.

Year in review 2021: Bronze for men, inspiring fourth place for women at Tokyo Olympics ushers in new dawn for hockey
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Year in review 2021: Bronze for men, inspiring fourth place for women at Tokyo Olympics ushers in new dawn for hockey

A historic bronze-winning show by the men's team and an outstanding fourth place finish for the women's team infused fresh life into the game which was in danger of slipping into oblivion.

Year in Review 2021: It was Rio 2016 all over again at Tokyo Olympics but Indian shooters shine elsewhere
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Year in Review 2021: It was Rio 2016 all over again at Tokyo Olympics but Indian shooters shine elsewhere

The Indian shooters failed miserably when it mattered the most and on a stage where they were primed for success, making 2021 one of their worst years in recent memory.

Hockey rankings: Indian men to finish 2021 in third spot, women drop to ninth
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Hockey rankings: Indian men to finish 2021 in third spot, women drop to ninth

The men's team won the bronze in Tokyo Games earlier this year to end a 41-year medal wait for the country while the women's team finished at a historic fourth place.

ITTF table tennis tournament: Hansini Mathan Rajan beats Tokyo Olympics' youngest athlete Hend Zaza to win title
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ITTF table tennis tournament: Hansini Mathan Rajan beats Tokyo Olympics' youngest athlete Hend Zaza to win title

Playing in the U-12 category, the reigning cadet national champion outplayed Zaza 11-6, 11-8, 6-11, 11-6 in the final played on 14 December.

Gymnast Simone Biles named Time Magazine's 2021 Athlete of the Year
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Gymnast Simone Biles named Time Magazine's 2021 Athlete of the Year

The world's most decorated gymnast was hailed for putting her mental health first when she withdrew from four event finals at the Tokyo Olympics.

Asian Rowing Championship: Indian rowers win one gold, three silvers on final day
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Asian Rowing Championship: Indian rowers win one gold, three silvers on final day

Arvind Singh bagged a gold in the lightweight men's single sculls event while his compatriots won three silver medals as India signed off from the Asian Rowing Championship on a high.

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal among bigwigs missing from list of national campers
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Mary Kom, Amit Panghal among bigwigs missing from list of national campers

The 13-day national camps for men and women will get underway at separate locations from 11 December.

Australian swimmer Madeline Groves says she was molested as a teenager
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Australian swimmer Madeline Groves says she was molested as a teenager

Butterfly specialist Groves, who pulled out of the Tokyo Olympics to protest 'misogynistic perverts', said she was molested from the age of 13 by someone still working in the sport

Asian Champions Trophy: Indian women's hockey team leaves for Korea
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Asian Champions Trophy: Indian women's hockey team leaves for Korea

It will be the first tournament for the Indian team since finishing fourth at the Tokyo Olympics. It will face China, Korea, Japan, Thailand and Malaysia in the single-pool competition.

'I could have won Tokyo Olympics 100m', says retired Usain Bolt
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'I could have won Tokyo Olympics 100m', says retired Usain Bolt

The first Olympic 100m final since the great showman's departure was a subdued affair, with Jacobs clocking 9.80sec at a COVID-emptied Tokyo National Stadium

Regroup, reset: Gymnast Simone Biles to rest after trailblazing 'Gold Over America Tour'
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Regroup, reset: Gymnast Simone Biles to rest after trailblazing 'Gold Over America Tour'

The 'GOAT' tour allowed Biles to reconnect with the energy of a crowd, energy that was palpably missing inside the spectator-free Ariake Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo.

Seven-member Indian contingent to compete in inaugural ISSF President's Cup
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Seven-member Indian contingent to compete in inaugural ISSF President's Cup

The top 12 athletes in individual rifle and pistol events according to the 2021 world ranking post the Games, have been invited to participate in the event where individual winners will be awarded the Golden Target, the Best Athlete of the Year title.

CSK honours Tokyo 2020 gold medallist Neeraj Chopra with Rs 1 crore cash prize, special jersey
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CSK honours Tokyo 2020 gold medallist Neeraj Chopra with Rs 1 crore cash prize, special jersey

After receiving the award and special jersey, the 23-year old Chopra said that the past two months have been an opportunity for him to experience new things and also thanked the CSK management for the support.