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The stars of India’s best ever Olympic performance

Image Source : PTI/GETTY The stars of India’s best-ever Olympic performance India capped off its best-ever performance in the Olympics with a haul of seven medals, including a gold. As the Tokyo Olympics come to a close, PTI takes a look at the medallists and those who came within touching distance of glory but couldn’t […]

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Strong family support key to Neeraj Chopra’s success in maiden Olympics

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Strong family support key to Neeraj Chopra’s success in maiden Olympics A strong determination, discipline and hardwork backed by family’s unflinching support played a key role in star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra’s success at his maiden Olympic Games in Tokyo. Chopra scripted history on Saturday by winning India’s maiden athletics […]

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Neeraj Chopra: The Subedar who took Tokyo by storm

Image Source : AP Neeraj Chopra of India Neeraj Chopra (23) on Saturday created history by winning India’s first Olympic gold medal in athletics on the penultimate day of the Tokyo Games. The Haryana athlete, who is a Subedar with 4 Rajputana Rifles in the Indian Army, clinched the gold in the javelin throw with […]

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A fitting tribute to Flying Sikh as Neeraj Chopra dedicates historic gold to Milkha Singh

Image Source : GETTY/PTI Neeraj Chopra and Milkha Singh Newly-crowned Olympic gold-medallist Neeraj Chopra on Saturday dedicated his historic achievement to sprint legend Milkha Singh, who died of COVID-19 in June, a gesture that left his son and ace golfer Jeev Milkha Singh overwhelmed with “eternal” gratitude. “Milkha Singh wanted to hear the national anthem […]