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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Manoj, Mandeep advance in national boxing

Visakhapatnam: Railways Sports Promotion Board’s top stars Manoj Kumar and Mandeep Jangra had an easy day in the ring as they comfortably won their respective matches in the day two of the Second Elite Men’s National Boxing Championship here...

Shiva Thapa, Devendro advance in boxing nationals

Visakhapatnam: Assam’s Shiva Thapa underlined his class in the Second Elite Men’s National Boxing Championship, defeating Tripura’s Naveen Kumar 5-0 here on Wednesday. Former World Youth Champion Devendro Singh (Manipur) also eked out a 5-0 victory against Arunachal’s Kumar Beyong...

Krishnika, Murli bag Nalinikanta Memorial Badminton titles

Bhubaneswar: Top seeded Krishnika Birok of Rourkela bagged the women’s singles trophy by defeating Yashashree Samal of Khudha 21-16, 13- 21, 21-16 in the 4th Nalinikanta Mohanty Memorial State Open Ranking Badminton Tournament, which concluded at East Coast Railway...

Nalinikanta Mohanty Memorial Badminton gets underway

Bhubaneswar: Altogether 402 shuttlers from 27 districts are participating in 10 different categories of the 4th Nalinikanta Mohanty Memorial State Open Ranking Badminton Tournament, which started at East Coast Railway Indoor Stadium here on Thursday. As the entry is...

Ex-hoopster Ranjit Sarangi no more

Bhubaneswar: Basketball player-turned-officebearer Ranjit Sarangi passed away at a city hospital here on Thursday. He was 47. He is survived by his wife and a daughter. His last rites were performed at Swargadwar in Puri. Son of Gobinda Ballav Sarangi...

World Junior Badminton Mixed Team Championships: India beat Sweden, qualify for QF

New Delhi: India edged past Sweden 3-2 in their final group fixtures to maintain their unbeaten run and qualify for the quarterfinals of the BWF World Junior Mixed Team Championships 2017 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday. Before the game...

IAAF to award best athletics photo of the year

Bhubaneswar: The IAAF will present an award for the best athletics photograph of the year at this year’s IAAF Athletics Awards 2017 on 24 November, said an official release on Tuesday. Any professional photographer who has been officially accredited at...

Prannoy, Srikanth strike it big in badminton league players’ auction

Hyderabad: India’s men’s singles players made a killing in the players’ auction for the Vodafone Premier Badminton League - 3, with H S Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth emerging as the most valuable players here on Monday. They were picked...

Top stars to go under the hammer at badminton league auction today

Hyderabad: The players’ auction for the third edition of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League promises to be a ritzy affair, with leading players from around the world and the country going under the hammer along with 100 others here...

Girls claim Cadet Team silver in Slovenia Junior and Cadet Open

New Delhi: India’s young paddlers put up a spectacular show in the Slovenia Junior and Cadet Open late on Thursday night, winning an unprecedented gold and silver in the Junior Boys’ Team event and another silver in the Cadet...

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