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October 7, 2015 9:49 am

Devendro Singh got the worst deal of the lot and it resulted in a premature first-round exit for him on the opening day.

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October 7, 2015 9:39 am

Ahead of first pro bout, Vijender Singh is dealing with ‘minor distractions’ like homesickness, promotional work.

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October 7, 2015 9:44 am

Jai Bhagwan has been suspended by Haryana Police after an internal inquiry found him to have taken a bribe of Rs one lakh.

London: Boxer Vijender Singh during the professional bout for title WBA World Super-Middleweight Championship in London on Saturday. PTI Photo(PTI9_27_2015_000209A)
October 6, 2015 4:26 pm

Vijender Singh said he is confident of a winning start in the circuit.

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October 6, 2015 1:28 am

With only 23 Rio quota places up for grabs, India's hopes rest on Thapa & Co. at World Championships which begins in Doha on Tuesday.

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October 6, 2015 1:23 am

IAAF president Sebastian Coe spoke about why the sport will remain popular even after Usain Bolt retires, how to tackle the menace of doping and more.

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October 5, 2015 9:29 pm

Vijender Singh said he idolises Naseem Hamed, a former three-time world champion and global sensation in the 1990s.

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October 4, 2015 4:36 pm

Six Indians will be in fray at the World Championships in Doha which is also the first qualifying event for Rio Olympics.

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October 1, 2015 8:37 am

Amjyot Singh, high on confidence after his stint in Japan's national league, has led India to the quarterfinals of FIBA Asia Championships.

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September 30, 2015 8:21 pm

India won an impressive haul of 17 medals, including six gold (two in individual senior), to finish as toppers in the continental event.

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September 30, 2015 3:33 pm

Sarita Devi was handed a one-year ban by AIBA which will end on Thursday and she is looking for a comeback.

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September 30, 2015 9:02 am

Vijender Singh’s opponent in his professional debut has an unenviable 2-1 record as well as day job.

September 30, 2015 9:07 am

Jitu Rai hasn’t been able to convert the high qualifying scores into medal-winning performances in the final.

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September 29, 2015 4:23 pm

Vijender Singh said that he will talk through his punches after his opponent Sonny Whiting began thrash talk ahead of the bout.

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September 29, 2015 10:55 am

Women’s air rifle event was one of the worst-hit events following the mass exodus at the Asian Airgun Championship.

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September 28, 2015 5:06 pm

Organisers wanted sports already popular with Japanese youth so new venues would not need to be built.

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September 28, 2015 1:16 pm

India bagged seven medals, including five silver and two bronze at 16th Asian Rowing Championships that concluded in Beijing on Monday.

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September 28, 2015 12:04 pm

Saurav Ghosal, world number 15, notched a 11-7, 11-2, 11-7 straight games win against 12th placed Egyptian Marwan Elshorbagy.

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September 28, 2015 11:59 am

Viswanathan Anand talks about dividing line between Cold War and post-Cold War chess, the perception of Indian players during that period and the genius of Bobby Fischer and his iconic 1972 World Championship match with Boris Spassky.

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September 28, 2015 12:23 pm

Pankaj Advani beat Singapore's Peter Gilchrist to lift his 14th world title on Sunday.

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September 28, 2015 12:24 pm

Abhinav Bindra was dominant in the event and sealed the gold medal with 208.8 points.

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September 27, 2015 4:45 pm

Vijender Singh training in Manchester for the past three weeks under globally acclaimed trainer Lee Beard.

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September 27, 2015 12:07 pm

Asian Airgun Championship is a continental event but it seems the whole of Asia has chosen to ignore it.

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September 26, 2015 11:58 am

Mhetre has previously represented India at International Kettlebell Championships in Bangkok, Indonesia and Germany.

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September 25, 2015 3:48 pm

The issue of contaminated sports supplements came to the fore when the women’s relay team tested positive for banned substances in 2011.

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September 24, 2015 9:29 pm

In the end, the first quarter deficit proved to be too much as India lost the game.

Mumbai: Boxing star Mary Kom gets emotional during a fund raising event in Mumbai on Wednesday night. Badminton player PV Sindhu and World Billiards Champion Geet Sethi are also seen.   PTI Photo by Santosh Hirlekar(PTI9_24_2015_000111B)
September 25, 2015 3:58 pm

Mary Kom alleged that Haryana's Pinky Jangra is being repeatedly favoured by the selectors.

September 23, 2015 2:29 pm

Mairaj Ahmed Khan's qualification in skeet shooting is a step forward for Indian shooters in the category.

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September 22, 2015 4:48 pm

Sippy Sidhu had a multi-crore property dispute with a Delhi-based man, which the Chandigarh Police is now probing to find more clues.

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September 20, 2015 5:53 pm

Dutee Chand, having already won the 100m gold, wins the 200m and 4x100m gold to complete treble at National Athletics.

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September 19, 2015 11:58 am

For the past couple of days, Tintu Luka’s coach PT Usha had been complaining over her trainee’s lack of exposure overseas.

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September 18, 2015 11:28 am

Dutee Chand won with a time of 11.68 seconds, a tad below her personal best of 11.62.

September 17, 2015 9:41 pm

Nikolai Snesarev, whose contract runs till the end of 2016 Rio Olympics, said he had written to the AFI and SAI.

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September 17, 2015 3:27 pm

Deepika Kumari will clash against world number three and third seed Choi Misun of Korea in the last-16.

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September 17, 2015 12:08 pm

Manpreet Kaur though isn’t satisfied with her effort. The champion is confident of reaching the 19m mark by next year.

September 16, 2015 12:09 pm

China has hosted the Asian Games twice before, at Beijing in 1990 and Guangzhou in 2010.