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Bajrang Punia, Ravi Dahiya Choose To Train With Indian Coaches Till Paris Olympics

Jan 07, 2022 PTI

Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya have conveyed the message to the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) that they will prefer to train under Indian coaches instead of hiring a personal coach from abroad.

Neeraj Chopra's Coach Klaus Bartonietz Gets Contract Extension Till Paris Olympics

Jan 02, 2022 PTI

Klaus Bartonietz took charge as Neeraj Chopra's coach from compatriot and former world record holder javelin thrower Uwe Hohn during the youngster's rehabilitation and recovery process after an elbow surgery in 2018.


Paris Olympics 2024: Summer Games Opening Ceremony To Be Held On River Seine

The 2024 Paris Games opening ceremony vision was unveiled on Monday as an event organizers hope will be unique in Olympic history and free for hundreds of thousands to watch on the riverside.

National Wrestling Championship: Geeta Phogat, Narsingh Pancham Yadav, Gourav Balian In Focus

Nov 10, 2021 PTI

Geeta Phogat is set to make a comeback to competitive wrestling after giving birth to her son, Arjun, in 2018.


PR Sreejesh, Veteran India Hockey Goalie, Hopes To Compete In Paris Olympics

The 33-year-old was recently given the best goalkeeper award in men's section at the FIH annual awards for his performance in India's historic bronze medal-winning feat at the Tokyo Olympics.

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09 October, 2021

Saina Nehwal Dismisses Retirement Plans; Wants To Enjoy Fame, Money Coming With Badminton

Koushik Paul

After the heartbreak of missing out on the Tokyo Olympics qualification, Saina Nehwal sets her sights on Paris 2024.


15 September, 2021

Paris 2024: Boxing Uncertain, Says International Olympic Committee

PTI

IOC expressed dissatisfaction with the work done by the AIBA to address concerns related to its governance, finances and the refereeing and judging system.


26 August, 2021

Uttar Pradesh Government To Sponsor Indian Wrestling Till 2032 Olympics

PTI

Wrestling Federation of India said UP government will be investing around Rs 170 crore in infrastructure and support to the wrestlers


19 August, 2021

Road To Paris 2024: Three-year Olympic Cycle Will Be Tricky, Reckons Abhinav Bindra

PTI

The Tokyo Games were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic by a year and the Olympics cycle was reduced to three years, from the usual four, going into the 2024 Paris Games


12 August, 2021

Lovlina Borgohain Arrives Home To Hero's Welcome, Apologises For Not Winning Boxing Gold Medal At Tokyo Olympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Lovlina Borgohain is the first woman Olympian from Assam. She won a bronze medal in the women's 69kg boxing event at Tokyo Olympics


09 August, 2021

Olympic Flag Reaches Paris For 2024 Games

Agencies

The Olympic flag will be raised at Paris City Hall later Monday


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09 August, 2021

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain To Start Afresh For Paris 2024 Olympics, Says Tokyo 2020 'Done And Dusted'

PTI

Lovlina Borgohain became only the third Indian boxer to finish on the Olympic podium, joining two of the biggest icons in Indian boxing -- Mary Kom and Vijender Singh


09 August, 2021

India's Tokyo Olympics High - No Better Religion Than This To Unify A Medal-Thirsty Nation

Jayanta Oinam

There were many misses but India won a record seven medals at Tokyo 2020. Neeraj Chopra's gold sent the country delirious with joy and pride


09 August, 2021

Paris Calling: After Tokyo, Olympians Hanker For 2024 Games

Agencies

If the coronavirus is tamed by then, the Paris Games could quickly become the party games


08 August, 2021

Extraordinary Tokyo Olympics Draws To Close With Message Of Moving Forward

Associated Press (AP)

Despite the global health crisis, an year's delay, soaring costs the Tokyo 2020 saw the light of the day staving off numerous challenges


08 August, 2021

IOC Gives Itself More Power To Remove Sports From Olympics

Associated Press (AP)

The International Olympic Committee voted in the new powers amid prolonged issues with the leadership of weightlifting and boxing.


08 December, 2020

Breakdancing Gets Olympic Status To Debut At Paris In 2024

Associated Press (AP)

To lure younger audience street dance battles was added to the medal events, while two sports— boxing and weightlifting — saw the biggest cuts in the number of athletes


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12 June, 2020

India's Target Is To Finish In Top 10 In 2028 Olympics: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju

PTI

Kiren Rijiju exuded confidence that India would put up a better show in the 2024 Games but the main focus remains on the 2028 edition


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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