Yogeshwar Dutt says he had told Narsingh Yadav to be careful about the food he consumes and added that he himself does not eat from canteen.
Neeraj Chopra's throw of 86.48m had made him the first Indian athlete to win a world title and incidentally also the first to set a world record at any level.
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Vinesh Phogat will be making her Olympic debut. Her journey has been one of its kind -- from the thrilling rise to the spirited revival.
Dragged out of his comfort zone by Aussie Kerry Hope, Vijender Singh maintained his composure in 10-rounder to bag WBO Asia Pacific title.
Sports psychologists say the phenomenon is not uncommon especially for strength athletes.
A more cynical mind though would accept that Vijender Singh is the overwhelming favourite to win the fight.
Vijender Singh has to let Kerry Hope reach out for him while leaving himself open for counters and use Hope's own momentum against him.
What makes Vijender Singh's job harder, feels Williams, is that he has had to unlearn nearly two decades of amateur boxing in a relatively short time.
The funding of Rs two lakhs has given Rajkumar Tiwari renewed hope that he can fulfill his dream in the ice skating rink.
Hope was after all simultaneously preparing to fight Vijender Singh for the WBO Asia Pacific super middleweight title.
Vijender Singh pro bout in Delhi will be a good indicator of how ready India is to welcome the boxer and boxing in their new avatars.
Neeraj Goyat made the decision to quit the amateur setup at a time when there was little semblance of the professional sport in India.
Sandeep Tomar qualified by securing a bronze in the 57 kg freestyle category at the World Qualifying Tournament in Mongolia in April.
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Doctors says Mohammad Shahid needs a liver transplant. But because his kidneys are not functioning normally, he can’t undergo surgery.
Vikas Krishan won the right to participate in his second Olympics after reaching the semifinal of the 2016 AIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
Four more athletes qualifying for the Rio Games swelled India’s Olympics contingent to hundred for the first time.
Dutee Chand will be only the second Indian woman sprinter to participate in the Olympics — PT Usha competed in the 100 m and 200 at the 1980 Moscow Games.
Mirabai Chanu lifted a total of 192 kg bettering Kunjarani Devi’s old record for total lift by 2 kg.
Last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had led the crowd in performing what were strictly traditional yoga poses.
By fighting APB contest, Vikas Krishan would earn right to compete in 2016 APB and WSB Olympic Qualifier in Vargas.
Vikas Krishan is currently in Bhiwani ahead of competing in India’s first ever AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) fight night on June 11.
Vijender Singh has been unbeaten since turning pro last year, winning all his six contests so far via knockouts.
Muhammad Ali was never the heaviest puncher -- his relatively modest record 37 knockouts in 56 wins would attest to that.
Vijender Singh is scheduled to fight for the WBO Asia title belt on July 16 in the national capital.
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Divya Sain was initially not supposed to take part in the practice session owing to a slight injury she was carrying on her knee.
With 12 quotas up for grabs, MC Mary Kom, Sarita Devi and Pooja Rani will have to reach the semis to assure themselves a ticket to Rio 2016 Olympics.
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Lalita Babar who had already qualified for the Olympics at the World Championships last year was expecting to run a time in the 9:45:00 range.
Pinki Pramanik returning to national level competition after an eight-year gap, finished seventh in the race with a timing of 12.33 seconds.
Based on hand timings, four athletes appeared to have set national records and two might have qualified for the Rio Games.
None of the 18 Indians who have already met the Olympic qualification mark will be taking part in the Indian GP.
Shiva Thapa had become India’s first boxer to qualify for the Rio Olympics when he finished second in Asia Oceania Olympic qualifiers in China.
While Shiva Thapa was the top seed in the bantamweight (56kg) division his outsized confidence wasn’t entirely justified.
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