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Watch: Neeraj Chopra receives Padma Shri from President Ram Nath Kovind

Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra on Monday received the Padma Shri Award from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. The 24-year-old scripted history last year by winning the men’s javelin gold at the Games.

Mychal Thompson praises Magic Johnson's mentality on the court: He wanted to crush you as Jordan did

Mychal Thompson heaped rich praise on NBA great Magic Johnson, saying that the Los Angeles Lakers star wanted to crush opponents as Michael Jordan did.

Mick Schumacher ruled out of Saudi Arabian Grand Prix after qualifying crash

Mick Schumacher will not compete in the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix following his hard crash in Formula One qualifying. Schumacher crashed on Saturday and was airlifted to a hospital.

All England Open 2022: 20-year-old Laskhya Sen eyes history in Birmingham

All England 2022: Lakshya Sen is bidding to become the third Indian shuttler to win the prestigious title as he face reigning Olympic champion Viktor Axelsen in the men's singles final in Birmingham on Sunday.

Boxing Mardo Ka Game: When Nikhat Zareen punched barriers and misconceptions

Speaking to inidiatoday.in, Telangana boxer Nikhat Zareen recalls how her father helped her in her journey to knock out misconceptions and barriers and realise her dream. The 25-year-old also shed light on her plans for what could turn out to be a decisive year in her nascent career.

International Kabaddi player Sandeep Nangal shot dead in Jalandhar

Sandeep Nangal, an international Kabaddi player, was shot dead during an ongoing match in Mallian, Punjab on Monday.

Sushil Kumar offers wrestling, fitness training at Tihar jail

As many as 6 to 7 inmates are taking wrestling and physical training from Sushil Kumar, the two-time Olympic medalist, who has been at Tihar jail since June last year for his involvement in the murder case of fellow wrestler Sagar Rana.

Boxing World Championships: Lovlina, Nikhat and Pooja in India team

In the absence of Mary Kom, a 6-time champion, India's campaign at the World Championships in May will be headlined by the likes of Lovlina Borgohain, Pooja and Nikhat Zareen.

ISSF ratifies decision to ban Russia, Belarus from its competitions

The world shooting governing body’s executive committee on Monday ratified its “leadership” decision to ban Russia and Belarus from all its competitions.

Mary Kom to skip World Championships, Asian Games to make way for youngsters

6-time world champion Mary Kom wrote to the Boxing Federation of India, informing the governing body about her decision to skip the world meet and the Asian Games. She will focus on preparing for the Commonwealth Games.

Formula 1 terminates contract with Russian Grand Prix

Formula One will no longer race in Russia after the sport terminated its contract with the promoter of the Russian Grand Prix, it said in a statement on Thursday.

Russian, Belarusian athletes cannot compete in Beijing Paralympics

Russian and Belarusian athletes have been banned from the Winter Paralympic Games for their countries' roles in the war in Ukraine, the International Paralympic Committee said Thursday.

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