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Tokyo Olympics: Sydney McLaughlin shatters women's 400m hurdles world record to win gold

Tokyo Olympics: Sydney McLaughlin shatters women's 400m hurdles world record to win gold

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): USA's Sydney McLaughlin created a new world record with a phenomenal run in the women's 400m hurdles final here at the Olympic Stadium on Wednesday.The new Olympic champion broke her own world-best mark of 51.90, storming past compatriot Dalilah Muhammad down the home ...

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Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina's dream was to win the gold medal, says father Tiken Borgohain

Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina's dream was to win the gold medal, says father Tiken Borgohain

Golaghat (Assam) [India], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain's father Tiken Borgohain has stated his daughter's dream was to win gold after the 23-year-old settled for bronze in the semifinal of women's welterweight (64-69kg) category at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. Busenaz Surmeneli...

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Tokyo Olympics: I had prepared for gold, says Lovlina Borgohain after winning bronze

Tokyo Olympics: I had prepared for gold, says Lovlina Borgohain after winning bronze

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was not satisfied after taking the bronze medal in the women's welterweight (64-69kg) category as she stated she had prepared for gold at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey defeated Borgohain by a unanimous decis...

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Tokyo Olympics: Anurag Thakur and Kiren Rijiju praise Lovlina Borgohain after boxer wins bronze

Tokyo Olympics: Anurag Thakur and Kiren Rijiju praise Lovlina Borgohain after boxer wins bronze

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister of Law and Justice, praised India boxer Lovlina Borgohain after she won the bronze medal in the women's welterweight category (64-69kg) at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.Taking to Twitter, Thakur w...

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Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain takes bronze after losing to Busenaz Surmeneli in semis

Tokyo Olympics: Lovlina Borgohain takes bronze after losing to Busenaz Surmeneli in semis

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain took the bronze medal after she lost the women's welterweight (64-69kg) semi-final bout to Turkey's Busenaz Surmeneli in the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. Busenaz Surmeneli defeated Borgohain by a unanimous decision of 5-0. All five judges...

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Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia storm into semis

Tokyo Olympics: Wrestlers Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia storm into semis

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian wrestlers Ravi Kumar Dahiya and Deepak Punia stormed into the semi-finals of the men's freestyle 57kg and 86kg category respectively at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.Fourth-seeded Ravi defeated Bulgaria's Georgi Valentinov Vangelov by pure brute strength and a...

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Tokyo Olympics: 13-year-old Sky Brown wins bronze, becomes Britain's youngest Summer Games medallist

Tokyo Olympics: 13-year-old Sky Brown wins bronze, becomes Britain's youngest Summer Games medallist

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Great Britain's youngest ever Summer Olympian Sky Brown (13-year-old) won bronze at her debut Olympic Games as she finished third after an exciting final in the inaugural Olympic Skateboarding park competition at Ariake Urban Sports Park on Wednesday. Sakura Yosozumi w...

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Tokyo Olympics: Anshu Malik loses to Iryna Kurachkina in 1/8 Final

Tokyo Olympics: Anshu Malik loses to Iryna Kurachkina in 1/8 Final

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian wrestler Anshu Malik lost to Belarus' Iryna Kurachkina in the Women's freestyle 57 kg 1/8 Final event here in the Tokyo Olympics at the Makuhari Messe Hall A Mat B on Wednesday.Iryna Kurachkina defeated Indian teenager Anshu 8-2 to advance in the quarter-finals ...

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Tokyo Olympics: Ravi Dahiya storms into quarters in Men's Freestyle 57kg category

Tokyo Olympics: Ravi Dahiya storms into quarters in Men's Freestyle 57kg category

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian wrestler Ravi Dahiya stormed into the quarter-finals of the men's freestyle 57kg category after overpowering Colombia's Oscar Eduardo Tigreros Urbano here at Makuhari Messe Hall A -- Mat A on Wednesday. Fourth-seeded Ravi comfortably overcame the challenge of Os...

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I will definitely play in Paris Olympics and give it my best, says PV Sindhu

I will definitely play in Paris Olympics and give it my best, says PV Sindhu

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): India shuttler PV Sindhu has made it clear that she will not be resting on past laurels and is already looking to give it her best at the 2024 Paris Olympics. Having returned to the country after clinching bronze at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, Sindhu said she is en...

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