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Jithin Paul doping: Coaches issued notice for keeping AFI in dark

Jithin Paul doping: Coaches issued notice for keeping AFI in dark

Updated: May 27, 2017 11:21 IST     

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): After 400m hurdler Jithin Paul was provisionally suspended for failing dope test, Athletics Federation of India (AFI) on Saturday issued notices to chief coach Bahadur Singh, deputy chief coach Radhakrishnan Nair and others for keeping the federation in the dark and not informing them about NADA's surprise check in NIS Patiala.
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New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav has been provisionally suspended after he failed a dope test conducted by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).

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NADA provisionally suspends javelin thrower for doping

Updated: May 27, 2017 08:03 IST      

New Delhi [India], May. 27 (ANI): The National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) has provisionally suspended Javelin thrower Rohit Yadav, after he tested positive for banned substance 'stanozolol'.

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Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 26 (ANI): The second edition of the 'Indian Open of Surfing' on Friday got underway amidst much fanfare at the Sasihithlu beach in Mangaluru.

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India crash out of Sudirman Cup post 0-3 drubbing to China

Updated: May 26, 2017 12:22 IST      

Queensland [Australia], May 26 (ANI): In a major blow, India crashed out of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship after going down 0-3 against 10-time champions China in their quarter-final clash here at the Gold Coast on Friday.

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DocsApp aims to clock 5 million downloads by 2018

Updated: May 26, 2017 12:21 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Online hospital DocsApp registered a 25 percent month-on-month growth, and is aiming to serve more patients than all offline hospital chains, along with reaching 5 million downloads on Google Play Store by 2018.

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15 wrestlers found dope positive have been suspended: NADA DG

Updated: May 24, 2017 21:37 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) Director General Navin Agarwal on Wednesday said nine powerlifters and six bodybuilders who were found dope positive during a routine check-up have been temporarily suspended.

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Need to bring stringent law against doping: Vijay Goel

Updated: May 24, 2017 19:16 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel on Wednesday asserted that it is important to introduce a stringent law to prevent doping in sports.

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New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has felicitated Abhishek Verma, Income Tax Inspector at the national capital, after the team comprising the latter clinched a gold medal in the men's compound team event at the season's first Archery World Cup in Shanghai.

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Indian youth team ends Asian campaign with relay gold

Updated: May 24, 2017 02:35 IST      

Bangkok [Thailand], May 24 (ANI): The Indian medley relay team comprising Gurindervir Singh, Palender Kumar, Manish and Akshay Nain provided a golden finish to the country's campaign at the 2nd Asian Youth Athletics Championships that concluded at the Suphachalasai National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand on Tuesday evening.

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Unprecedented Rs. 47 crore spent in Pro Kabaddi Season 5 auction

Updated: May 24, 2017 00:50 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) concluded its largest-ever 2-day player auction in the national

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TT league `Ultimate Ping Pong` to kick off in July

Updated: May 24, 2017 00:42 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Ultimate Ping Pong (UPP), a new table tennis league, with support from Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) and the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) will kick off from July 13 to July 30.

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Nitin Tomar emerges top buy at Pro Kabaddi League auction

Updated: May 23, 2017 04:29 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Nitin Tomar on Monday scripted history as went for a whopping Rs. 93 lakhs at the Season Five auctions of the Pro Kabaddi League.

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Haryana boys break record at Asian Youth Athletics C'ships

Updated: May 23, 2017 01:02 IST      

Bangkok [Thailand], May 23 (ANI): Haryana youngsters Abhay Gupta and Sahil Silwal made history at the 2nd Asian Youth Athletics Championships by clinching the gold and silver medals respectively and breaking the championship record in the boys' discus throw competition at the Suphachalasai National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand on Monday.

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New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Ace Indian shooter Jitu Rai failed to qualify for the finals of the men's 10m Air Pistol in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) being held at the Olympic Shooting Range in Munich, Germany on Monday.

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Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

Updated: May 23, 2017 00:23 IST      

London [UK], May 23 (ANI): 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden died on Monday five days after being involved in a road accident.

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New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Commenting on the upcoming edition of the Pro Kabaddi League, where for the first time the auction will see as many as 10 Pakistani players facing the process, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday stated that extending any cultural or sports association with Islamabad was not "advisable."

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Sudirman Cup: Sindhu lone winner in India's 1-4 defeat to Denmark

Updated: May 22, 2017 17:01 IST      

Gold Coast [Australia], May 22 (ANI): Rio Olympics silver-medallist P V Sindhu was the only good performer on the dismal day as India slumped to a 1-4 defeat against Denmark in their opening match of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship at the Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium here on Monday.

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Truecaller rolls out Group Messaging and MMS features for users

Updated: May 22, 2017 16:43 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Communications platform Truecaller on Monday unveiled its latest update of group messaging and MMS features on its app, which will enable users to share pictures, loop in the same text when communicating among friends along with the bolt speed flash messaging.

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Conor McGregor signs contract to fight Floyd Mayweather

Updated: May 21, 2017 12:56 IST      

New York [U.S.A], May 21 (ANI): Conor McGregor has made an agreement with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in the negotiation to made the 'Billion Dollar Fight' a reality.

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