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Emotional Day as Tokyo Games Come to an End| Day 12 Highlights | Paralympic Games- Sports Shorts

Emotional Day as Tokyo Games Come to an End| Day 12 Highlights | Paralympic Games- Sports Shorts The last day of the Tokyo Olympics ended with a bang! There aren’t any! What a wonderful, emotional, and amazing day! The International Paralympic Committee’s goal is to use para sport to create a more inclusive society. 

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Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games- Closing Ceremony- Sports Watch

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games- Closing Ceremony- Sports Watch On Day 12, watch the livestream of the closing ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.  The Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 were held from August 24 to September 5, 2021.  The Paralympics in Tokyo conclude tonight with the closing ceremony at the Olympic Stadium.  India ended with 19 medals, the most ever in a single event, with Krishna Nagar and Suhas Yathiraj adding to the total on the last day. Paralympics India Winners- PM congratulates Praveen Kumar for

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Paralympics India Winners- PM congratulates Praveen Kumar for winning Silver medal in High Jump

Paralympics India Winners- PM congratulates Praveen Kumar for winning Silver medal in High Jump Prime Minister Narendra Modi complimented Praveen Kumar on his silver medal in high jump at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo. The Prime Minister said in a tweet, ” “Congratulations to Praveen Kumar on his silver medal in the #Paralympics.  This award is the product of his tireless efforts and unwavering devotion. Congratulations. Best wishes to him in his future endeavours. #Praise4Para”.

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Paralympics India winners- Avani Lekhara is first Indian woman to win Paralympic Gold

Paralympics India winners- Avani Lekhara is first Indian woman to win Paralympic Gold Avani Lekhara became the first Indian woman to win a Paralympic gold medal on Monday when she won the women’s 10m Air Rifle Standing (SH1) event at the Tokyo Paralympics.  With a score of 249.6, the Indian shooter set a Paralympic record and tied the world record to win the gold medal.

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Priya Malik Clinches Gold For India At World Cadet Wrestling Championship In Hungary

Priya Malik Clinches Gold For India At World Cadet Wrestling Championship In Hungary Priya Malik won gold on Sunday in the World Cadet Wrestling Championships, which are being held in Hungary.  Priya Malik’s ‘golden’ victory came only a day after champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu won silver in the Women’s 49kg division at the Tokyo Olympics.  Priya Malik is also the first Indian athlete to win a gold medal at the World Wrestling Championship. Tokyo Olympics 2020: India’s

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Suresh Raina’s ‘I am Brahmin’ remark during commentary lands him in controversy

Suresh Raina’s ‘I am Brahmin’ remark during commentary lands him in controversy Suresh Raina received criticism on social media for his statement, “I am a brahmin.”  In the first round of the Tamil Nadu Premier League, the CSK superstar joined the match commentary team.  Raina drew criticism on social media for his response to the question during the exclusive encounter.  “I believe I am also a brahmin.” I’ve been performing in Chennai since 2004, and I like the city’s culture. My colleagues are fantastic. Also watch, Suresh Raina

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England test team for first two test announced, Haseeb hameed, Robinson called

England test team for first two test announced, Haseeb hameed, Robinson called England has announced a 17-man team for the first two Tests. It will be the five-match Test series versus India, which begins on Wednesday, August 4 at Trent Bridge.  After missing the Tests against New Zealand, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, and Sam Curran have returned to the Test squad.  The 17-man team for the first two Tests also includes Haseeb Hameed and Ollie Robinson. Also

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Sania Mirza becomes 3rd Indian to get 10-year Dubai Golden Visa

Sania Mirza becomes 3rd Indian to get 10-year Dubai Golden Visa Sania Mirza of India and her husband, former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, have been awarded the coveted Dubai Golden Visa, which would offer them 10-year residence in the UAE.  Mirza, 34, from Hyderabad, and Malik, 39, from Sialkot, Pakistan, wedded in 2010 and had been residents of Dubai for many years. Sania is now the third Indian woman to obtain the prestigious visa from the UAE government.  Prior to Mirza, Bollywood celebrities Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay were granted the UAE’s Dubai Golden Visa. Sania Mirza posts heartfelt tweet

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1983 World Cup: Former India cricketer Yashpal Sharma dies

1983 World Cup: Former India cricketer Yashpal Sharma dies Yashpal Sharma, one of 1983’s heroes, dies.  Sharma played 37 Tests, scoring 1606 runs, and 42 One-Day Internationals, scoring 883 runs.  He was 66 years old, and he was survived by his wife, two daughters, and a son. Yashpal made his Test debut against England at Lord’s in 1979, while his first One-Day International (ODI) match was against Pakistan at Sialkot in 1978.

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Novak Djokovic Gives his Racquet to Young Fan after Victory | Wimbledon 2021

Novak Djokovic Gives his Racquet to Young Fan after Victory | Wimbledon 2021 After defeating Matteo Berrettini in the Wimbledon 2021 final, Novak Djokovic had an incredibly beautiful encounter with a very little fan in the stands.  Djokovic, who won his sixth Wimbledon championship and 20th Grand Slam on Sunday, was shown in a viral video going up to a little girl standing courtside and handing her his racket.

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Geeta Basra and Harbhajan Singh Blessed With a Baby Boy

Geeta Basra and Harbhajan Singh Blessed With a Baby Boy Harbhajan Singh and actress Geeta Basra have had a son.  The Indian cricketer announced the birth of their second kid on his social media accounts. As soon as the batsman broke the news, his admirers and well-wishers seemed to be happy. They pour their well-wishes into the couple’s comments area on both social media accounts — Twitter and Instagram. Photos of Geeta’s baby shower, which was practically organised by her closest friends and Harbhajan, have taken over the internet in June 2021.  Netizens were delighted by the cute cake featuring a sleeping Bhajji. Harbhajan Singh

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Sourav Ganguly birthday: Mamata brings flowers; how Sachin and Sehwag wished former captain

Sourav Ganguly birthday: Mamata brings flowers; how Sachin and Sehwag wished former captain On Thursday, Sourav Ganguly, the president of the BCCI and a former captain of India, turned 49.  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid a visit to the BCCI president’s house in Behala, south Kolkata, to wish him a happy birthday.  Mamatha’s first visit to the cricket legend’s house comes two months after she swept to power in the state.  Ganguly received a bouquet of yellow roses from the chief minister. Ex-India dashing opener Virender Sehwag posted on his Twitter account about Ganguly’s enthusiasm and commitment. His opening

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Virat Kohli workout video shared

Virat Kohli workout video shared Virat Kohli, the captain of India’s cricket team, is a fitness enthusiast.  Even while the rest of his team is on holiday in England, he does not want to miss his regular workouts and training regimen.  The 32-year-old does not believe in taking vacation days and was seen working out at a gym on Tuesday. Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli takes up bat balance challenge

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Mithali Raj becomes the highest run scorer in women’s international cricket

Mithali Raj becomes the highest run scorer in women’s international cricket Mithali Raj, the captain, has established a huge batting record in women’s cricket.  Mithali Raj scored her fourth half-century in a row to help India beat England in the third One-Day International on Saturday.  She has surpassed former England batter Charlotte Edwards.  She has become the highest run-scorer in women’s cricket among all formats in international cricket.  Mithai Raj, 38, and Edwards are the only two women’s international cricketers to have broken the 10000-run barrier.  Tthe India captain has eclipsed Edwards’ tally of 10,273 runs.  Raj has amassed 6015 runs in 179 games as skipper, behind only Edwards’ 6728 runs. Women’s

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Saina Nehwal congratulates Yogi Adityanath, RLD chief calls her ‘sarkaari shuttler’

Saina Nehwal congratulates Yogi Adityanath, RLD chief calls her ‘sarkaari shuttler’ One of the world’s greatest badminton players, Saina Nehwal, congratulated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on the BJP’s resounding victory in district panchayat chief elections.  In response, RLD president Jayant Chaudhary dubbed her a “sarkaari shuttler.” ‘Hearty congratulations for smashing victory in Zila Panchayat Chairperson election in UP @myogiadityanath sir,’ Nehwal captioned her post.  Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) president Chaudhary responded to Nehwal’s tweet, writing, ‘Sarkaari shuttler recognises BJP skill in breaking people’s verdict!’ ‘I think voters should play a covert drop shot on celebrities trying to influence their decisions!’ he said. Saina Nehwal Tests Covid

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Cristiano Ronaldo Throws and Kicks his armband again

Cristiano Ronaldo Throws and Kicks his armband again A video of Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese captain, tossing and kicking his armband in anger has gone viral.  The incident occurred shortly after Portugal’s squad was eliminated from the 2020 UEFA European Championship by Belgium on Sunday night.  Ronaldo made no attempt to hide his feelings after Belgium beat Portugal 1-0 in the Euro 2020 Round of 16 match at Seville’s La Cartuja Stadium.  In the video, a clearly unhappy Ronaldo makes an angry gesture after failing to assist his team maintain their European championship.  For the second time, Ronaldo has tossed his armband.  He was previously unhappy when the referee rejected his goal against Serbia in a World Cup qualifying game. Coca Cola loses $4 billion after

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The inaugural WTC Series is won by New Zealand, who defeated India.

The inaugural WTC Series is won by New Zealand, who defeated India In the WTC final match, the New Zealand team outplayed the Virat men on all fronts. New Zealand batted first, setting a target of 139. When New Zealand’s score reached 44, Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin had taken two wickets. Skipper Kane, who fell short of the half-century mark in the first innings, hit 52 runs in the second. Ross Taylor pitched a valuable 47-pitch inning. In a match against one of the finest teams in the world, Indian batsmen failed to score large. India’s second innings began with an overnight score of 64/2. India was held to 170 points by New Zealand’s bowling attack.

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Karnam Malleswari named the first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University

Karnam Malleswari named the first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University The Delhi government named former Olympic weightlifter Karnam Malleswari as the first Vice Chancellor of Delhi Sports University on Tuesday.  “The Lt Governor, who is also the Chancellor of Delhi Sports University, is proud of having the Padmashri awardee as the university’s first Vice Chancellor,” said an official order.  Malleswari is the first woman weightlifter from India to win an Olympic medal.  She is from the Andhra Pradesh district

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