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Sachin Tendulkar accepts IOA's invitation to become goodwill ambassador - Times of India

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has accepted Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) invitation to become the country's goodwill ambassador for the upcoming Rio Olympics after Salman Khan and Abhinav Bindra.........

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ISL 2016: Gary Neville to be named new Delhi Dynamos manager? All the details here...

England right-back's appointment would mark a significant chapter in the league's progress.........

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Rio Games: Dipa Karmakar qualifies for vault finals in Olympics

Dipa Karmakar dropped to 8th eventually when Canadian Shallon Olsen's terrific effort of 14.950 rejigged the overall standings. But that was just about enough to secure her a place in the finals scheduled for August 14 as the top-8 made the cut for the medal round.........

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It’s KO No. 5 for Vijender

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh’s power-packed punches went unchallenged yet again as he notched up his fifth successive knockout win by battering Frenchman Matiouze Royer here on Saturday. Vije........

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IPL 9: Royal Challengers Bangalore Stay in Hunt Pipping Kings XI Punjab by One Run in a Thriller

The win takes RCB to sixth position with 8 points from 9 games as they still have a chance of qualifying for play-offs while KXIP with six points from 10 games look all but out of the tournament.........

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Watch | South Korea unveils ‘Zika-proof’ Olympic uniforms

Reuters With these ‘Zika-proof’ uniforms, South Korea is hoping to protect its athletes ahead of the summer Olympics kick off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. An outbreak of Zika has been linked to numerous cases of the microcephaly birth defect in Brazil...leaving some athletes wary of attending the Games. Han Hye-lyoung, a member of South Korea’s hockey squad, says everyone will have to be vigilant. With their uniforms sorted for the Olympic ceremonies, all the athletes need to do now... is keep on practicing.........

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Vijender Singh Crowned Sultan of Professional Boxing in Asia Pacific

Star boxer Vijender Singh defeated Kerry Hope of Australia in a hard-fought bout to win the WBO Asia Pacific Middleweight title at the Thyagraj Stadium on Saturday.........

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India men’s hockey team better prepared for Rio 2016 Olympics than London, suggests SV Sunil

India are clubbed along side Germany, Netherlands, Argentina, Ireland and Canada in Pool B in the Rio Olympics.........

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BCCI recommends Kohli for Khel Ratna, Rahane for Arjuna

The Indian Cricket Board has recommended Test captain Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the country’s highest sporting honour, and Ajinkya Rahane for the Arjuna award this year.If Kohli wi........

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Wrestlers Vinesh, Sakshi secure Olympic berths

Ace India wrestlers Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik today secured Olympic quota places for the country in their respective weight divisions at the second World Olympic Qualifying tournament here.........

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Rowing to Rio: Olympic dream from a drought-hit India village - BBC News

How Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal overcame the hardships of living in a drought-hit village to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics.........

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Sourav Ganguly Questions Dhoni's Future as India Captain

Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) are on the brink of elimination in their Indian Premier League (IPL) debut. If and when it happens, questions are likely to be raised over the captaincy and batting form of MS Dhoni.........

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Perera bowls Sri Lanka to series triumph

Sri Lanka wrapped up a series win over Australia on the third day in Galle, where they completed a 229-run win in the second Test........

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Overweight Wrestler Gurpreet Disqualified From Rio Qualification Event

Gurpreet weighed 500gm more than what was stipulated to be eligible for the Greco-Roman 75kg category competition at ongoing second World Qualifying tournament in Istanbul, Turkey, which is the last qualification event for the Rio Olympics.........

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