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Neeraj Chopra resumes training under water in Maldives

Image Source : INSTAGRAM/@NEERAJ____CHOPRA File photo of Neeraj Chopra. After winning the gold medal in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Neeraj Chopra is now in a vacation mood. After a month of never-ending felecitation programmes that celebrated his success, the 23-year-old javelin star is now enjoying a much-deserved holiday in Maldives.  Chopra earlier already announced that […]

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HM Amit Shah honours Olympic champion Mirabai Chanu

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES HM Amit Shah honours Olympic champion Mirabai Chanu Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday felicitated Olympic champion Mirabai Chanu here for bringing laurels to the country in weightlifting. The 27-year-old sportsperson, appointed as additional superintendent of police in her home state Manipur after the recent win, was honoured during […]

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Success at Tokyo Olympics reflects New India’s desire to dominate: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur

Image Source : TWITTER/@IANURAGTHAKUR Sports Minister Anurag Thakur with Neeraj Chopra India’s success at the Tokyo Olympic Games reflects New India’s desire to dominate the world, even in sports, Youth Affairs and Sports Minister, Anurag Thakur, said as he felicitated the medallists who brought laurels to the country, at a function here on Monday. “The […]

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Knew I had done something special: Neeraj Chopra recalls the throw that won him historic gold

Image Source : GETTY Neeraj Chopra Newly-crowned Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra on Monday revealed that he was in pain after his epoch-making performance in the Tokyo Games but it was worth enduring given the historic result he achieved. At a felicitation ceremony organised by sports minister Anurag Thakur to honour the seven medal-winning performances at […]

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Olympic flag arrives in Paris ahead of 2024 Games

Image Source : AP Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo, right, holds the Olympic flag next International Olympic Committee’s President Thomas Bach, left, during the closing ceremony in the Olympic Stadium at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 8 Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo brandished the Olympic flag on Monday in Paris upon her return from Tokyo, as […]