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Rallyist Garima Avtar aims to master drifting skills, popularise it in India

Rallyist Garima Avtar aims to master drifting skills, popularise it in India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 20 (ANI): India's top woman rally driver Garima Avtar says she wants to sharpen her drifting skills to not only master and excel at her craft, but also to popularise the same in India.In a conversation with Indian paddler Mudit Dani on the latter's live online c...

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MLB World Series to be aired on Star Sports across India

MLB World Series to be aired on Star Sports across India

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Major League Baseball (MLB) and Star Sports on Tuesday announced a new multi-year broadcast agreement to air the games of 2020 and 2021 World Series live across India.In addition to now holding the exclusive pay TV rights to the Fall Classic, Star Sports will also broadcast ...

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Judo is a priority sport, will enhance capacity: Rijiju

Judo is a priority sport, will enhance capacity: Rijiju

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Indian Judo team will be participating in the Budapest Grand Slam -- which contributes to the Olympic qualification -- between October 23 and October 25. This will be the first tournament that the Indian judokas will be playing since the nationwide lockdown was imposed due t...

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Kiren Rijiju meets Indian judokas ahead of Budapest Grand Slam

Kiren Rijiju meets Indian judokas ahead of Budapest Grand Slam

New Delhi [India], October 19 (ANI): Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju met the members of the Indian Judo team at his residence ahead of their departure to Hungary for the Budapest Grand Slam which contributes to the Olympic qualification, to be held between October 23 and October 25.The contingent compr...

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AFI postpones National Open Throws Competition

AFI postpones National Open Throws Competition

New Delhi [India], October 19 (ANI): Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Monday decided to postpone the 1st National Open Throws competition which was scheduled to be held on October 26-27 at SAI NS-NIS Patiala due to Covid-19 risk.AFI said in a statement, "The competition is postponed indefinite...

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Yokohama Tyres returns to Indian National Rally Championship

Yokohama Tyres returns to Indian National Rally Championship

New Delhi [India], October 19 (ANI): Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship 2020 will see a strong Japanese presence with Tyre major Yokohama making a comeback into the country's marquee motorsport championship.Yokohama, which has made its presence felt across the Indian marke...

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Elavenil wins gold, Shahu Mane bags silver in Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship

Elavenil wins gold, Shahu Mane bags silver in Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship

New Delhi [India], October 18 (ANI): World number one shooter Elavenil Valarivan of India won gold while Shahu Tushar Mane bagged a silver medal at the Bangladesh Shooting Sport Federation (BSSF) organised Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship 2020 held online on Sunday.Elavenil as a re...

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Elavenil, Shahu Mane to compete in Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship

Elavenil, Shahu Mane to compete in Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) on Saturday announced that Elavenil Valarivan and Shahu Tushar Mane will represent India at the Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship 2020, being organised by the Bangladesh Shooting Sport Federation (BS...

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Elavenil, Mane for online Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship

Elavenil, Mane for online Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Elavenil Valarivan, women's 10m Air Rifle world No.1, and Shahu Tushar Mane will represent India at the online Sheikh Russel International Air-Rifle Championship on Sunday, the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) announced on Saturday.The competition, being organised ...

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Sports facilities in seven States, two UTs selected for upgradation under Khelo India scheme

Sports facilities in seven States, two UTs selected for upgradation under Khelo India scheme

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): The Sports Ministry has decided to upgrade centres from a total of nine States and Union Territories to the Khelo India State Centre of Excellence (KISCE) under the Khelo India scheme.The States and UTs include Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Chandigarh, Goa, Harya...

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