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Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chair

Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the UN from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha Ndiaye. In his ... Business Standard, 2 months ago

Kiwi transgender nails a medal

A transgender weightlifter from New Zealand and an Iranian returning from an eight-year doping ban both won silver medals at the World Championships on the final day, which also witnessed two world records for Georgian Lasha Talakhadze. Laurel Hubbard, 39, ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago

Watch: Teams brace up for World Cup draw

Germany will find out who stands between them and a successful defence of the World Cup as the draw for the 2018 finals in Russia is held in a glitzy ceremony within the Kremlin in Moscow on Friday. After beating Lionel Messis Argentina in the final at the ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago
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Sports Shorts: US team doctor Nassar pleads guilty to sexual conduct

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Thursday Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty in a Michigan court on Wednesday to additional counts of criminal sexual conduct for assaulting girls under the guise of medical treatment, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said. Nassar, 54, appeared in Michigan's Eaton County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to three felony counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct. He did not make a statement ...
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After winning half marathon, Rawat fires salvo at AFI

Nitendra Singh Rawat, who clinched gold in the Indian men's race of the Delhi Half Marathon, today said that his win proved a point to the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) which did not include him among the national campers.Rawat has not been included in ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
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Sports shorts: Croatia, Switzerland seal World Cup spots

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Monday IMAGE: Croatia players celebrate after the match against Greece. Photograph: Costas Baltas/Reuters Croatia clinched a place in next year's World Cup finals on Sunday after holding Greece to a goalless draw at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in Athens to complete a 4-1 aggregate victory in their playoff tie.Having done the hard work four days ago by triumphing in the first leg in Zagreb, Zlatko Dalic's team finished the job ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Analysis: NAFTA struck El Paso hard, an exit by Trump could hurt more

By Ann Saphir EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) - The jeans Estela Ortiz wears to work on casual Fridays are a last vestige of the job she held for 24 years at Levi Strauss, one of El Paso's top employers before the North American Free Trade Agreement clobbered the ...
 Sify3 weeks ago
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Sports shorts: First female referee to officiate at FIFA U-17 World Cup

IMAGE: Referee Esther Staubli. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images In line with FIFA’s objective to further develop women’s football, a new milestone has been achieved in India as Esther Staubli is set to become the first female referee to officiate a match at the ongoing FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017. Staubli has been appointmed as the referee for the encounter between Japan and New Caledonia to be played on 14 October at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium in Kolkata ...
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Sports Shorts: 3 Indians to officiate hockey events at 2018 CWG

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Wednesday IMAGE: 'Borobi' the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games mascot (Image used for representational purposes). Photograph: Jason O'Brien/Getty Images The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has selected three Indians to officiate in next year's Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. While Davinder Bhatia has been appointed as a judge, Deepak Joshi and Durga Devi will be seen officiating as umpires. The 56-year-old Davinder was ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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