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PKL 2023-24: Ashu Malik plays captain's role as Dabang Delhi beat Gujarat Giants 35-28
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PKL 2023-24: Ashu Malik plays captain's role as Dabang Delhi beat Gujarat Giants 35-28

Stand-in skipper Ashu Malik was the star performer for Dabang Delhi as he finished with a Super 10, while Manjeet grabbed 9 raid points.

Bajrang Punia, Antim Panghal among wrestlers skipping Zagreb Open
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Bajrang Punia, Antim Panghal among wrestlers skipping Zagreb Open

The IOA-appointed ad-hoc panel on Tuesday named a 13-member team for the upcoming ranking series in the Croatian capital.

AFC Asian Cup 2023: Veteran Serbian coach Bora Milutinovic visits Indian team during training session in Doha
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AFC Asian Cup 2023: Veteran Serbian coach Bora Milutinovic visits Indian team during training session in Doha

Milutinovic had previously coached five teams — Mexico (1986), Costa Rica (1990), United States of America (1994), Nigeria (1998), and China (2002) — to consecutive FIFA World Cup finals between 1986 and 2002.

Sports in 2024: Euro 2024, Copa America, Paris Olympics and other major events to be held next year
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Sports in 2024: Euro 2024, Copa America, Paris Olympics and other major events to be held next year

There’s the 2024 Paris Olympics, the European football Championships, the Copa America, the 2024 T20 World Cup, and a lot more sporting events that one can look forward to in the New Year.

Sanjay Singh vows to organise nationals, reiterates not recognising ad-hoc panel
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Sanjay Singh vows to organise nationals, reiterates not recognising ad-hoc panel

The ad-hoc panel announced that the senior national wrestling championships will be held between 2-5 February in Jaipur.

PKL 2023-24: Sachin, Neeraj take Patna Pirates to victory against UP Yoddhas, Puneri Paltan trounce Telugu Titans
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PKL 2023-24: Sachin, Neeraj take Patna Pirates to victory against UP Yoddhas, Puneri Paltan trounce Telugu Titans

Pardeep Narwal produced 21 points against his former team but UP Yoddhas suffered a 41-48 loss to Patna Pirates

WFI: What Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat have said on election controversy so far
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WFI: What Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat have said on election controversy so far

Sanjay Singh's victory over rival and former wrestler Anita Sheoran to the post of WFI president was met with massive protests from some of the leading wrestlers across the nation, with Malik going so far as to announce her retirement from the sport

Ugandan distance runner Benjamin Kiplagat reportedly 'stabbed to death' in Kenya
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Ugandan distance runner Benjamin Kiplagat reportedly 'stabbed to death' in Kenya

The Kenyan-born distance runner's body was found in a car on Saturday night on the outskirts of the Rift Valley town of Eldoret, which is home to many athletes who train in the high-altitude area.

PKL 2023-24: Parteek Dahiya stars in Gujarat Giants' 51-42 victory over Bengal Warriors
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PKL 2023-24: Parteek Dahiya stars in Gujarat Giants' 51-42 victory over Bengal Warriors

Dahiya scored 25 of the 51 points collected against the Warriors as the Giants collected their sixth win of the 10th season of Pro Kabaddi League.

Israel must control Gaza's border with Egypt, says Netanyahu
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Israel must control Gaza's border with Egypt, says Netanyahu

Netanyahu reaffirmed his pledge to destroy Hamas and repatriate all Israelis detained in Gaza during a press conference on Saturday as Israel began the 13th week of its campaign in Gaza

Wrestling Nationals in Jaipur from February 2-5, says WFI ad-hoc panel
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Wrestling Nationals in Jaipur from February 2-5, says WFI ad-hoc panel

Competitions will be held for top honours in senior free style, Greco Roman and the women's section, the WFI ad-hoc panel declared

PKL 2023-24: Dabang Delhi enter top-six with win over UP Yoddhas, U Mumba beat Telugu Titans with all-round show
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PKL 2023-24: Dabang Delhi enter top-six with win over UP Yoddhas, U Mumba beat Telugu Titans with all-round show

In UP Yoddhas home fixture, Dabang Delhi came out on top helped by Ashu Malik's 11 points

PKL 2023-24: Fazel Atrachali confident about Gujarat Giants’ chances against Bengal Warriors
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PKL 2023-24: Fazel Atrachali confident about Gujarat Giants’ chances against Bengal Warriors

The Gujarat Giants were the most dynamic team when the competition began in Ahmedabad, and they are keen to end the year on a high, and the captain is happy that everyone in the team is stepping up as and when required.

Rewind 2023: First Sports revisits most defining sporting moments from the year gone by
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Rewind 2023: First Sports revisits most defining sporting moments from the year gone by

As we get ready to ring in the new year, we look back at some of the top moments of sporting excellence as well as moments that defined the sporting landscape in the world.

Vinesh Phogat leaves Khel Ratna and Arjuna Award on New Delhi's Kartavya Path pavement
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Vinesh Phogat leaves Khel Ratna and Arjuna Award on New Delhi's Kartavya Path pavement

While attempting to leave her awards outside the Prime Minister’s Office in New Delhi, Vinesh was stopped by the police at Kartavya Path and decided to leave her awards on the pavement there.

Bajrang Punia urges Sports Ministry to restart wrestling activities ahead of 2024 Paris Olympics
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Bajrang Punia urges Sports Ministry to restart wrestling activities ahead of 2024 Paris Olympics

Bajrang Punia, who had decided to return his Padma Shri in protest over the election of Sanjay Singh, a Brij Bhushan loyalist, further said the preparation for the Olympics needed urgent attention.

Sports this weekend and on New Year: Fulham vs Arsenal in Premier League, United Cup tennis and more
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Sports this weekend and on New Year: Fulham vs Arsenal in Premier League, United Cup tennis and more

Apart from cricket, European domestic football resumes with its festive fixtures over the upcoming weekend, with Premier League and Serie A primarily the leagues in action.

PKL 2023-24: Pardeep's SUPER 10 takes UP Yoddhas over the line against Bengaluru Bulls, Patna defeat Haryana
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PKL 2023-24: Pardeep's SUPER 10 takes UP Yoddhas over the line against Bengaluru Bulls, Patna defeat Haryana

Despite a slow start, Pardeep Narwal registered 10 points to help UP Yoddhas flatten Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League Season 10.

WFI moves office out of Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh's residence after strong disapproval from Sports Ministry
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WFI moves office out of Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh's residence after strong disapproval from Sports Ministry

The move comes shortly after the Sports Ministry suspended the Sanjay Singh-led WFI Executive Committee and put in it's place an ad-hoc panel assembled by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA).

More than 20 athletes found guilty of doping from samples collected during Goa National Games
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More than 20 athletes found guilty of doping from samples collected during Goa National Games

Most of the 20-odd dope offenders have been handed provisional suspension by NADA, which had collected dope samples from the participants in the October 25 to November 9 multi-sport event.