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Sports Minister launches Fit India Mobile App on National Sports Day

The Fit India Movement was launched on August 29, 2019, by Prime Minister Modi with the vision of making India a fit and healthy nation.

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Short on match practice, Osaka says she's pretty happy going into US Open

World No. 3 and defending champion, Naomi Osaka of Japan, has said that despite not having played many matches in the last few months, she was feeling "pretty happy" going into the US Open, beginning on Monday.

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India may think of bringing in extra batsman: Gavaskar

"I think they will think on whether they will go ahead with this line-up or make-up of the side. Whether they are okay going ahead with five bowlers or change it and bring in an extra batsman for a bowler," said Gavaskar after the match.

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Pujara is a real sticker and was flowing positively: Lloyd

At stumps on day three, Pujara was unbeaten on 91 off 180 balls as India was 215/2 in 80 overs. The 33-year-old kept a positive approach from the start of his innings. For the first time since January 2019, Pujara has entered the 90s and is nine short of his 19th Test century.

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Formula 1: Fernando Alonso extends contract with Alpine into 2022 season

Alonso, who won world champion titles with Renault in 2005 and 2006, returned to the race after a two-year break from this season with the rebranded Alpine team.

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Virat and middle-order need to score, says Madan Lal

"I think England bowled really well. There are still four days left in the game. In Leeds, what captains mostly do in these types of conditions is that when they win the toss, they opt to bowl first because in such wickets the ball swings a lot at the beginning," he said.

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Asian Junior Boxing: India's Muskan enters final

According to information received here, Muskan (46kg) blanked Yelyanur Turganova of Kazakhstan in a one-sided bout that saw the Haryana boxer playing swift and smart from long range. She maintained her dominance throughout the three rounds and secured a unanimous 5-0 win.

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3rd Test: Umpire Wharf had dismissed Ganguly, Laxman, Dravid on debut

Former England pace bowler Alex Wharf, who played 13 ODIs for England, made his Test debut as an on-field umpire in the third Test here at Headingley on Wednesday. He is known for his man-of-the-match performance against India on his ODI debut in 2004.

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Asia needs to have more participants, says Asian para chief

Asia has more participants competing in Tokyo and 40 per cent of them will be female, compared with 37 per cent in the previous edition in Rio, it is a fact that 48 per cent of the region's athletes come from just two countries -- China and Japan. India's participation has grown from 19 in Rio to 54 in Tokyo.

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Would Prefer Suryakumar Yadav Over Cheteswar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Ex-India Cricketer Farokh Engineer Suggests

Ind vs Eng 2021: Engineer says not that Pujara and Rahane are not good, but because Suryakumar is a match-winner.

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AFC Cup inter-zone: ATK Mohun Bagan look to beat Maziya S&R, improve semis chances

The Mariners beat fellow Indian Super League (ISL) side Bengaluru FC 2-0 in their opening game on Wednesday

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LIVE Score India vs England 2nd Test Day 3 Today’s Match Updates From Lord’s: Joe Root, Moeen Ali Take England Forward at Tea

Check India vs England 2021 2nd Test Day 3 Live Score, India vs England Live Streaming Online IND vs ENG - Lord's: India vs England Title. Check Live Cricket Score and Updates IND vs ENG 2021 India vs England Score 2nd Test Day 3. Hello and welcome to our cricket coverage of India vs England 2021, 2nd Test Day 3 Live Score match between India and England is being played at Lord's, London.

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Independence Day 2021: Hockey’s Dominance at Olympics to 1983 Cricket World Cup Win to Neeraj Chopra’s Athletics Gold – India’s Greatest Sporting Moments Post-Independence

In the past century, India have witnessed many glorious sporting moments. At India.com, we've undertaken the difficult task of listing the top-5 greatest moments in Indian sporting history in the post-independence era.

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It Was Crucial For me to Give my Best in The First Throw; Indian Javelin Thrower Neeraj Chopra After Grabbing The Gold in Tokyo Olympics

Chopra said, before his fifth and last throw, he was aware that he has won the gold medal as no one could overtake him.

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Tokyo Olympics 2021 India, Day 14 Live Updates: Bajrang Punia to fight for Bronze, Men’s relay team breaks Asian record

Tokyo Olympics 2021 India Events Schedule, Day 14: Bajrang Punia lost in his semifinal and will fight for Bronze. Indian women hockey team lost out on bronze in a spirited performance against Great Britain earlier.

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Will Give Everything To Win Our First Olympic Medal: Rani

Chief coach Sjoerd Marijne expressed that the Indian team played with the right spirit in the semi-final against Argentina.

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बिना मेडल के खत्म हुआ विनेश फोगट का अभियान, रेपेचेज राउंड से चूके

अगर कलादज़िंस्काया फाइनल में पहुँचती तो विनेश को कांस्य पदक मिलता। 26 वर्षीय ने इस साल की शुरुआत में यूक्रेन में कलादज़िंस्काया को हराया था। हालाँकि, मौजूदा यूरोपीय चैंपियन ने अपनी रणनीति को पूरी तरह से क्रियान्वित किया क्योंकि विनेश को बेलारूसी के हेडलॉक से बाहर निकलने का कोई रास्ता नहीं मिला।

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Sindhu received a grand welcome on reaching Delhi

Sindhu created history by winning bronze medal in Tokyo.

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Tokyo Olympics 2021 Day 9 Live Updates: India 3-1 GBR, qualify for semis; PV Sindhu bags bronze

Tokyo Olympics 2020 Day 9 Live Updates: PV Sindhu beat China's He Bing Jiao to become the first Indian women athlete to win two Olympic medals. Indian men's hockey team has the lead against GBR

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Tokyo 2020: PV Sindhu bags bronze, beats He Bingjiao of China

PV Sindhu becomes the first Indian female Olympian to win two medals. This bronze is India's third assured medal at Tokyo 2020.

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Table tennis player Manika Batra won the match in a charismatic style, Sachin Tendulkar encouraged by writing a long message

She further wrote – She went from Plan-A to Plan-B very smartly and forced her opponent to play more forehands and the moment the rallies got longer, the Ukrainian player's plan failed. Manika beat him with brilliant game planning. His way of handling the situation was tremendous.

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Jaffer's retort for telling Captain Kohli out of the Test series, said - Barmy Army or Army in Bar?

The Barmy Army recently uploaded a photo on its official Twitter handle. Jaffer and Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli are seen in the photo. Kohli is posing as an archer in the photo in which he is seen aiming.

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Tokyo Olympics: Supermom Mary Kom shines in Tokyo, defeats Garcia 4-1 in the first match

Mary Kom is participating in the Olympics for the second time. London Olympic bronze medalist Mary Kom is the mother of three children. Mary is competing in the 51kg category in Tokyo. The 38-year-old Mary Kom from Manipur was the flag bearer of the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Games Opening Ceremony.

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India vs Sri Lanka: Chahal and Kuldeep can make this record in the second ODI

Yuzvendra Chahal took 2 wickets in the first match of the series. Now he has 94 wickets in 55 one-day international matches. He will have a chance to complete 100 wickets in this match. If he gets six wickets in this match, he will become the fastest bowler to take 100 ODI wickets for India along with Mohammed Shami.

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Kuldeep-Chahal on the field together after two years, such is the charismatic record of 'Kul-Cha'

The interesting thing is that this spin duo has come together on the field after two years and a month. If we look at the record, then both of them have 35th ODI together. In these matches, both have performed amazingly for India. Kuldeep Yadav has taken 65 wickets at an impressive economy of 4.94, while Yuzvendra Chahal has taken 53 wickets at an economy of 5.24.

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Dhawan spoke openly for the first time on captaincy, said- my good jugalbandi with Rahul Bhai

In a special conversation with Star Sports show Foley the Blues, Shikhar Dhawan spoke openly about his new responsibility. On the captaincy, Dhawan said that it is an achievement for me that I have got the captaincy of the Indian team. My idea as a leader is to keep everyone together and happy because that is the most important thing. We have great guys, great support staff.

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Euro Cup 2020: Waiting 55 years overshadows 22 years of enthusiasm...Fans reaction after Euro Cup final

The Euro Cup final took place in a penalty shootout, where Italy defeated England 3–2 to capture the trophy. With the victory of Italy, the celebration started among its supporters. People are celebrating this wonderful moment fiercely with the flag of Italy.

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Happy Birthday Mahi: 40's 'Captain Cool', know 10 very special things related to Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Ranchi's Mahendra Singh Dhoni has won all three major ICC tournaments, T20 World Cup, ODI World Cup, and Champions Trophy under his captaincy. He is the only captain in the world to achieve this feat. Famous for his calm nature on the field, Dhoni played 90 Tests, 350 ODIs, and 98 T20 Internationals for India. He scored 4,876 runs in Tests and 10,773 runs in ODIs. Mahi has 1,617 runs in his name in T20.

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Dravid has a chance to make future champions: Laxman

"Former Indian team all-rounder Irfan Pathan said, "Dravid talks clearly. Even when he was the captain of Team India, Dravid was very frank with the youth. If anyone had any problem, he would go and talk to them comfortably."

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Italy beat Belgium to make it to the semi-finals, will compete with Spain

Barella scored the first goal for Italy in the 31st minute of the match. Lorenzo then scored a goal just before halftime to take the team's lead to 2-0. Romelu Lukaku cut the lead for Belgium in the first-half stoppage time but it was not enough. After the first half, both the teams tried hard to score but it was not enough.

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T-20 World Cup 2021 की तारीख हुई तय !

आईपीएल के दो दिन बाद ही टी20 वर्ल्ड कप शुरू हो जाएगा. बीसीसीआई भारत में टी20 विश्व कप की मेजबानी करना चाहता था लेकिन दो मुद्दे आड़े आए. खबरों की माने तो उन्हें भारत सरकार से टैक्स में कोई छूट नहीं मिली थी

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It's not just a team, it's a family...Kohli gets emotional after WTC final loss

This is a delicate moment for the Indian team. The confidence of the players is shaken. There is a tough challenge for England in front, before this captain Kohli is trying to raise the morale of his army. That is why he gave this message in front of the world.

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Rain made fans 'cry' in India-New Zealand Test, know what is today's prediction

This is possible because the first day of the WTC Final was washed out in rain. On the second and third day also the rain kept interrupting. As a result, the game had to be called off ahead of schedule due to poor lighting on the ground on the second and third days.

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Why was opener Shefali Verma made her Test debut in England, captain Mithali revealed the secret

17-year-old Shefali scored 63 runs in the second innings after playing an aggressive inning of 96 in the first innings of the one-off Test against England. She became the youngest and fourth overall to score half-centuries in both innings of her debut Test. He was adjudged man of the match.

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तेंदुलकर को चुना गया 21वीं सदी का सबसे बेहतरीन बल्लेबाज

  सचिन तेंदुलकर को 21वीं सदी का सबसे बेहतरीन बल्लेबाज चुना गया है. स्टार स्पोर्ट्स के पोल में सचिन तेंदुलकर ने 21वीं सदी के सबसे महान बल्लेबाज की रेस में श्रीलंका के पूर्व कप्तान कुमार संगाकारा को मात दी. स्टार स्पोर्ट्स के कमेंट्री पैनल में वीवीएस लक्ष्मण, इरफान पठान और आकाश चोपड़ा जैसे दिग्गज खिलाड़ी शामिल थे.

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Rishabh Pant and Shubman Gill got approval to play freely, Kiwi bowlers engaged in strategy

Pant played a key role in India's historic Test series win with his brilliant batting. This 23-year-old young batsman has come to Team India with the X factor.

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WTC Final: Winning team will get this much money, The winner will get so many crores

ICC CEO Geoff Allardyce announced this on Monday. It may be recalled that earlier the ICC has also made several different rules for the World Test Championship final, in which the sixth day has been kept in reserve for bad weather, while both the teams will be declared joint winners if the match is tied or drawn.

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6 RTPCR and 14 days quarantine, this will be the schedule of Team India before the tour of Sri Lanka

A Cricket Board of India (BCCI) source with knowledge of this said on the condition of anonymity, “All the rules will be the same as were adopted for leaving for England.

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Greg chappell taught the team to win by achieving the target in ODIs: Raina

"I think Chappell's coaching career may have been controversial but he taught India about winning and the importance of winning," Raina wrote in his forthcoming autobiography, 'Believe What Life and Cricket Taught Me'.

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Stuart Broad was called a '15 year old lesbian', James Anderson deleted the tweet

There has been a lot of controversy in England cricket ever since Robinson's old tweets surfaced. Many former and current cricketers are giving their opinion on this. Dom Bess, part of the Test series against New Zealand, has deactivated his Twitter account. He doesn't want to be under any kind of scrutiny.

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Rashid Khan wants to play under Dhoni's captaincy, tells why Kohli and Rohit are special

Rashid said that former India's legendary wicketkeeper had recently given him very important advice. “Dhoni told me that I need to be careful about dives and unnecessary throws while fielding because there is only one Rashid Khan and people like to see him

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Bhajji apologizes, but another Indian cricketer turns out to be a supporter of Khalistani terrorists

'I want to clarify with an apology for a story posted on Instagram yesterday. It was a picture received on WhatsApp, which I shared without reading and understanding. I accept my mistake. I am neither a supporter of that ideology nor any of them. I am a Sikh, who will fight for the country and not against it.

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Now two teams can take the field for India continuously: Aakash Chopra

Before leaving for the England tour, Virat Kohli in his press conference had mentioned the pressure on the players from the bio-bubble. Regarding this, Chopra said that due to this pressure, it will probably become necessary to have two different teams at the same time.

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WTC final conditions to play: India-New Zealand to be declared joint winners in case of draw or tie, ICC rules

The Reserve Day has been scheduled to make sure five full days of play, and it'll only be used if lost playing time can't be recovered through the traditional provisions of creating up lost time every day. there'll be no additional day’s play if a positive result's not achieved after five full days of play and therefore the match is going to be declared a attract such a scenario

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The European Open Golf Tournament will start two days later

This decision was made due to the German government putting Britain on the 'Red List' for the visit last week.

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WTC Final: What will be the rules, ICC may announce this week

This is an important part of the ICC's strategy to maintain the popularity of Test cricket. Now the ICC once again wants to take up the playing conditions of the final of the World Test Championship.

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Virat Kohli's new look, some said 'Professor', Some compared it with Bobby Deol

Some people started comparing him to the professor of the Spanish series 'Money Heist' aired on Netflix, while some were seeing him as Shahid Kapoor of 'Kabir Singh' movie. Due to his beard, some people were also comparing Kohli to Bobby Deol.

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Slater and Warner have been long-term friends, but rumors have emerged of a disagreement between the pair that ended up getting heated.

captained Sunrisers Hyderabad before being replaced by Kane Willaimson just before the suspension of IPL due to multiple COVID-19 cases inside the bio-bubble, and Slater, also a former Australia opener, said “nothing happened

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Milestones That India Skipper Virat Kohli Could Reach; WTC Final

Kohli’s form could very well determine India’s fortunes in the much-awaited contest. It will also be the ultimate test of Kohli’s captaincy, who has done a good job up until now

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In the absence of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, who will lead India during the Sri Lanka tour ?: Shikhar Dhawan or Shreyas Iyer?

With a couple of months still to go, it is difficult to make a prediction. What makes predicting even more difficult is the current pandemic situation in the world.