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Need to identify talents from across the country to make India global sports power: President

Highlighting the importance of the government's flagship 'Khelo India Progamme', President Ram Nath Kovind Thursday said in order to make India a "global sports powerhouse", it is important to unearth talents from across the country.

Six Khelo India youth athletes fail dope tests

Of the six who tested positive, three are from wrestling, and one each from the other three sports.


No child's play: Young talents that stood out at Khelo India 2019

Khelo India Youth Games offered a glimpse into the potential of some of India's brightest young athletes.

Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra with 228 medals win overall trophy

Hosts Maharashtra walked away with the Overall Trophy at the Khelo India Youth Games, as they amassed a mammoth 85 gold, 62 silver and 81 bronze for a total of 228 medals.

Khelo India Youth Games: Chandigarh win Kabaddi boys under-21 gold

The kabaddi competition at the Khelo India Youth Games came to an end with a thrill-a-minute final encounter in the Boys Under-21 category.

Khelo India roundup: Haryana overtake Delhi; Maharashtra on top

Haryana bagged an incredible eight gold medals only in boxing.


Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra sweep all 4 gold medals in Kho-Kho; stay on top

With its success in Kho-kho, Maharashtra now have a total of 181 medals including 68 golds, 51 silver and 62 bronze. 

Khelo India Youth Games: Delhi dominate judo ring; bag 12 gold medals

The closest to Delhi was Punjab, which won 4 gold, while Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and hosts Maharashtra bagged three gold medals each in judo at the Games.

Khelo India: Maharashtra stay ahead in medals tally

There was no change in the top-four positions in the overall medals tally as hosts Maharashtra stayed on top of the heap with 166 medals.

Khelo India Youth Games: 10-year-old Abhinav Shaw becomes youngest champ

Abhinav Shaw became the youngest gold medallist at the Khelo India Youth Games when he teamed up with Mehuli Ghosh to help West Bengal win the 10m air-rifle mixed team event.