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Indian Wrestler Seema Bisla Enters Final, Wins Quota Place For Tokyo Olympics
Indian Wrestler Seema Bisla Enters Final, Wins Quota Place For Tokyo Olympics

India's Seema Bisla won a quota place in women's 50 kg freestyle wrestling for Tokyo Olympics after she entered the final of World Olympic qualifiers here on Friday.

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Big Number Of Participants At Olympics Will Be Vaccinated: Bach

Lausanne: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is confident that a “big number” of participants at the Tokyo Olympics this year will be vaccinated against Covid-19. “I think we…

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Tokyo Marks 100 Days To Go Until Olympics Amid Covid Spike

Tokyo: Tokyo marked 100 days to go until the postponed Olympics on Wednesday amid lingering uncertainty over whether the Games can be staged safely amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The Olympic…

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Dutee Chand Gears Up For World Relays As Indian Team Sets Sight On Tokyo

New Delhi: Dutee Chand, national record holder in women’s 100 metres, will stay in quarantine for a week as well as train in isolation as she shifts her training base…

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From Tennis And Dancing To Sailing, Nethra Kumanan's Journey To Olympics

Chennai: By the time she was 12, Nethra Kumanan had tried her hand at tennis, cycling, basketball and even some Bharatnatyam but it was in sailing that she found her…

Vishnu, Ganapathy-Varun Pair Qualify For Olympics; Unprecedented 4 Indian Sailors To Compete In Tokyo
Vishnu, Ganapathy-Varun Pair Qualify For Olympics; Unprecedented 4 Indian Sailors To Compete In Tokyo

New Delhi: In a historic first for India, four sailors from the country will compete at this year’s Olympics after Vishnu Saravanan and the pair of Ganapathy Chengappa and Varun…

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Indian Judo Team Withdraws From Olympic Qualifiers After One Member Tests COVID-19 Positive

New Delhi: A 16-member Indian judo team has been forced to withdraw from the ongoing Asia-Oceania Olympic qualifiers in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan after a player tested positive for coronavirus just before…

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North Korea Opts Out Of Tokyo Olympics

Seoul: North Korea does not plan to take part in this year’s Tokyo Olympic Games because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a media report. Pyongyang’s Olympic Committee made the…

Manu Bhaker To Represent India In Three Events In Olympics, Elavenil Valarivan Included As Chinki Misses Out
Manu Bhaker To Represent India In Three Events In Olympics, Elavenil Valarivan Included As Chinki Misses Out

New Delhi: World number one Elavenil Valarivan was on Sunday included in a 15-member Indian shooting contingent for the Tokyo Olympics where the highly accomplished Manu Bhaker will represent the…

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Tokyo Olympics: IOC To Cull Accredited Personnel Due To Covid-19

Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to grant accreditation only to those people who have essential and operational roles at this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo. This step will significantly reduce the number of accredited people at the Games which will begin on July 23. The decision was made on Friday by IOC’s […]