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New Delhi [India], November 22 (ANI): With the domestic badminton season starting with two All India senior Ranking tournaments in December after almost 20 months gap due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) has nominated all subsequent age category tournamen
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Kampala [Uganda], November 22 (ANI): Indian shuttler Pramod Bhagat, who clinched gold in the Tokyo Paralympics, is happy that future generations will not have to suffer the fate he went through due to the absence of para-badminton in the Olympic Games.
Kampala [Uganda], November 21 (ANI): The Indian contingent has managed to win 47 medals at the Uganda Para-Badminton International event.
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Paris [France], November 20 (ANI): After a successful Paralympic debut this September, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on Saturday announced Para-badminton will have a total of 16 medal events at Paris 2024, two more than at Tokyo 2020.
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New Delhi [India], November 13 (ANI): Indian opening batter Shikhar Dhawan, Tokyo 2020 Paralympics silver medallist Bhavina Patel, and Para shuttler and Noida DM Suhas Yathiraj were among the 35 athletes who received the prestigious Arjuna Award on Saturday.
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New Delhi [India], November 13 (ANI): Indian shuttler Krishna Nagar, set to receive the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award on Saturday, will not be present at the event after the sudden demise of his mother.
New Delhi [India], November 12 (ANI): Indian shuttler Pramod Bhagat, who clinched gold in the Tokyo Paralympics, said the athletes will keep on the winning momentum in upcoming tournaments.
New Delhi [India], November 12 (ANI): Indian shuttler Krishna Nagar, who won a gold medal in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics, feels his sports journey began only when he starred in the Asian Games.
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Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 11 (ANI): Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Anurag Thakur on Thursday lauded the decision of the Uttar Pradesh government to honour the medalists of Tokyo Paralympics.
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New Delhi [India], October 5 (ANI): Referring to India's outstanding performance at the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi on Tuesday said that it has encouraged the promotion of sports culture at every level.
New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): Tokyo 2020 Paralympics bronze medallist Sharad Kumar won't need to undergo surgery for the swelling in his heart and the athlete has been asked to take complete rest for the next two months by his doctor.
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Tokyo [Japan], September 28 (ANI/Xinhua): The Japanese government will end this week the COVID-19 state of emergency in Tokyo and 18 prefectures as well as the quasi-state of emergency in other areas, as the number of infections declined steadily, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Tuesda