Hurt at missing out on Padma Bhushan award for the second year in a row, 16-time world champion cueist Pankaj Advani says he does not know what he needs to do more to receive the coveted civilian honour. Advani, who has pocketed eight world titles in the last ... Deccan Herald, 4 weeks ago
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GUWAHATI, Jan 20 - The Byatikram Mass Awareness and Social Development Organisation (Byatikram MASDO) in collaboration with Post Graduate Student Union, Gauhati University, Sai Vikash Junior College and GEO Gems will felicitate Olympian and Rajiv Gandhi Khel ...The Assam Tribune, 1 month ago
It was a year which P V Sindhu made memorable for all Indians with a historic silver medal at the Rio Olympics and Sakshi Malik became the darling of the nation with her bronze medal in wrestling. Deepa Malik defied all odds to clinch a Paralympic medal at the Rio Games while Dipa Karmakar made Produnova a household name in India after her magical showing in Rio, finishing a close fourth. Virat Kohli lit up the cricketing field with his batting while Ravichandran Ashwin's spin sent the visiting ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Fourth place finishes usually cause heartbreaks in a medal-starved nation like India, but such was the effect of Dipa's Karmakar's Produnova vault in the final at the Rio Olympics that it made the country wake up to the sport like never before and made her an overnight star. IMAGE: Dipa Karmakar competes during the qualification round at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters She embodied the Olympic spirit despite missing out on a coveted podium finish and while she ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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