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Abhinav Bindra Roped-in as Goodwill Ambassador Alongside Salman Khan
Daily Bhaskar

Rio Olympics: Exit Salman? IOA writes to Sachin Tendulkar for ...

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has written a letter to former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar to become the Goodwill Ambassador for India for Rio Olympics 2016. Earlier this morning, news agency ANI tweeted that the cricketer's name had cropped up ... Economic Times, 3 days ago
Times of India

Indian boxers not mentally ready for Olympics qualification: Rajkumar Sangwan

NEW DELHI: The presence of only one Indian boxer in the country's list of athletes to have secured berth for the 2016 Rio Olympics is down to structural and procedural changes, feels two-time Asian Games gold medallist and professional boxer ...
 Times of India2 days ago 100 things to watch at Rio Olympics  SI.com4 days ago Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance offers Rs one cr cover to each Indian Olympian athletes  Asia Insurance Post1 week ago Rio Olympics-bound Indian athletes to get Rs one crore life insurance for the first time  Firstpost.com1 week ago
Special Broadcasting Service

For and against: Who said what about Salman Khan's appointment as India's ambassador to Olympics

Ever since Salman Khan appeared on a press conference with Sardar Singh and Mary Kom and announced that he would be the "goodwill ambassador for the 2016 Rio de Janiero Olympics, it has become the most debated issue in India's sporting universe. ...
 Firstpost.com6 days ago Road To Rio: Olympian seeks to change history as first Indian-Australian gold medallist  Special Broadcasting Service5 days ago Salman Khan: I can only participate in the Olympics if walking were a sport...  Times of India6 days ago India uproar over Salman Khan's Olympic post  Gulf Daily News1 week ago

Bindra joins Salman as Rio Games ambassador

IOA also asks Tendulkar, Rahman to become brand ambassadors of Indian Olympic contingent. 'I will be writing to every member of the Indian Olympic team and offering them any help they may want.' 'Every Indian Olympian is a champion in his or her own right.' IMAGE: India's Abhinav Bindra. Photograph: Getty Images Amid the row over Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's appointment as goodwill ambassador for India's Rio de Janeiro-bound Olympics contingent, the Indian Olympic Association has ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Bindra joins Salman as Rio ambassador  Times of India2 days ago After Salman row, IOA also ropes in Bindra as goodwill ambassador  NetIndia123.com2 days ago IOA Ropes in Abhinav Bindra as Goodwill Ambassador After Salman Khan Row  India-West2 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Abhinav Bindra to join Salman Khan as Rio goodwill ambassador

Mumbai: Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra is the latest candidate to be approached by Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for the goodwill ambassador's post of the Indian contingent for Rio Olympics 2016. When Bollywood actor Salman Khan's selection for ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 days ago

Manavjit in for Rajput in shooting team for Olympics

New Delhi, Mar 19 (PTI) Trap ace Manavjit Singh Sandhu got the nod ahead of Sanjeev Rajput as the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) today announced its final shooting squad of 12 for the Rio Olympic Games here. World Championship medallist ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago Manavjit Singh Sandhu in for Rajput in Indian shooting team for Rio Games  Economic Times1 month ago Rajput out, Manavjit in Indian shooting squad for Rio Games  The Statesman1 month ago Manavjit replaces Rajput in Olympic shooting team  Millennium Post1 month ago

The biggest heroes

There's a far more compelling debate that should interest India's Olympic sports lovers than whether Salman Khan should be the Indian goodwill ambassador or not. Even wrestling aficionados, who are so outraged by this extremely insignificant ...
 Yahoo! India1 day ago
Times of India

IOA ropes in Bindra; waits for Tendulkar, Rahman

shooter Abhinav Bindra was on Friday roped in as goodwill ambassador of India's Olympic contingent alongside Bollywood star Salman Khan, while cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar was also approached for the role after the controversial actor's appointment ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 days ago Bindra Roped in as Olympic Goodwill Ambassador  Outlook India2 days ago Bindra says yes; IOA waits for Tendulkar, Rahman  Times of India2 days ago GOODWILL HUNTING?  Pune Mirror2 days ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Salman's Olympian controversy

The opinion among Indian sports fraternity is divided on Salman's appointment, saying IOA should have opted for a sports icon not a Bollywood star as the goodwill ambassador. Former short distance runner Milkha Singh, on whose life Bollywood made a ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 days ago Olympics: India's sports stars dismayed at Salman Khan move  Yahoo! India1 week ago Sports stars dismayed  Himalayan Times1 week ago Sports stars angry at Salman Khan's appointment as goodwill ambassador  Emirates2471 week ago

Sangram Singh supports Salman Khans appointment as Olympian ambassador

Milkha Singh and many eminent sports persons have spoken up against Salman Khan's appointment as India's goodwill ambassador to the Rio Olympics. But Olympian wrestler Sangram Singh is all for Salman. Says Sangram, "Why not Salman Khanji? He is a superstar ...
 Bollywood Hungama6 days ago Sangram Singh supports Salman Khan's appo...  India FM6 days ago Ex Bigg Boss contestant and wrestler Sangram Singh SUPPORTS Salman Khan's appointment as the Goodwill Ambassador!  Bollywoodlife.com6 days ago Sangram Singh asks, 'Why not Salman Khan?'  DNA India6 days ago
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